Princes Street, Dundee

Princes Street, Dundee - Ref: WC0548

Princes Street runs south west into Dundee's city centre. This photograph shows the north side, at the junction with Crescent Street.

The London & Glasgow tea company was No. 8 Albert Street, with another branch at Nos. 49-51 Scouringburn. John David, at No. 12, was a bootmaker. J. M. Stronner, wholesale and retail wine and spirits merchant, and commission agent was at Nos. 14-16.

James Kidd, the draper, was at No. 18. There are two advertisements: H. P. Tyler (of Leicester) was a bootmaker with a shop at No. 92 High Street. Alexander Murdoch, joiner and funeral director, had works at No. 13 Crescent Street and No. 6 Crescent Lane.

Alexander Wilson who took this photograph, was a supervisor in a Dundee jute mill for over 20 years. He bequeathed much of his collection and £50, to cover the costs involved, to the Free Library Committee of Dundee in 1923.

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