Tag Archives: Canada

Orange Meat?!

I came upon this advertisement when looking for something else in a 1904 edition of the Vancouver Daily World. The very peculiar product name compelled me to drop what I was looking for and read the rest of the ad. The ad … Continue reading

Posted in advertising, food | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

PET at MOA: 1976

I’ve been remembering, recently, the dominant national political personality during my formative years, Pierre Elliot Trudeau. I could not find any images of Trudeau in the City of Vancouver Archives, but I found this rather good photo in UBC Library’s Digital Collection of his June 1976 visit … Continue reading

Posted in biography, schools/colleges/universities | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment