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First Baptist’s “Living Room” to be Demolished

Update (first posted October, 2018) “In a hole in the ground there lived a hobbit. Not a nasty, dirty, wet hole, filled with the ends of worms and an oozy smell, nor yet a dry, bare, sandy hole with nothing … Continue reading

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When Craftsman-Style Homes Ruled Nelson

This image of the quiet street of Nelson in the heart of West End, Vancouver, seems to be looking east, from the 2000 block (Chilco Street). The home on the right side of the street with the turret (middle distance) … Continue reading

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1900 – 4th of 4: Looking North(west)

 This is the last of four Vancouver images made by Albert Langlois in 1900. This one looks to what AL refers to as “north”; what I’d call “northwest”. In any case, it’s another fine photograph of Vancouver as it was … Continue reading

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