Category Archives: slideshows

Stanley in Winter

This slideshow is a compilation by me of some of the best winter scenes of Stanley Park in the holdings of the City of Vancouver Archives.

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New Vancouver Street Corner History Slideshow

I have just released the latest in my series of “Vancouver Street Corner History” slideshows. This one shows the chateauesque second Vancouver CPR Station (which was exceptionally short-lived: 1898-1914). I hope you enjoy it! Vimeo link here.

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United Services Centre

In 1943, a United Services Centre was established at 636 Burrard Street, where there is a park, today, between Park Place office tower and Christ Church Cathedral; across from Burrard Skytrain Station.* The following excerpt from a historical report to the Rotary Club of … Continue reading

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Courthouse Guards

   

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Joe

The Right Honourable Joe Clark was leader of the Progressive Conservative Party of Canada, a member of parliament for many years, minister of foreign affairs, minister of constitutional affairs during the debate over the Meech Lake Accord, and – all-too-briefly – … Continue reading

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Dal Richards (96 in 2014!)

This gallery contains 8 photos.

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