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Victorian Picnic Images of the 1890s

For a summer project, I’ve been systematically viewing all photos available online from the City of Vancouver Archives – starting with the earliest images and gradually working my way forward in time. (This is no small project; the total CVA … Continue reading

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Wreck Beach’s Opposite

This scene is most likely the beach on English Bay, ca 1895. The ladies and gents who appear here are dressed to the nines!┬áThe image, from the Royal BC Archives, seems to suffer from double exposure, but remains a good … Continue reading

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