John Lennon & Yoko Ono, Stanley Park, 1969

John Lennon & Yoko Ono, The Hollow Tree Stanley Park, Vancouver 1969

Lovely name for a dancing cabaret.  {Moon Glow Cabaret, 331 East Georgia Street, Vancouver, BC, February 1966}

Moon Glow Cabaret, 331 East Georgia Street, February 1966 The Moon Glow was already closed for a few years when this photo was taken, but in the late and early it was an R&B club. Tommy Chong talks about playing there with The Shades, his.

Capitol 6 Theatre....late 90s? earl 2000s? (now replaced with Urban Outfitters)

late earl (now replaced with Urban Outfitters)

Sylvia Hotel Vancouver

illustratedvancouver: “ Dine in the Sky overlooking English Bay atop the Sylvia Hotel. This souvenir menu features an insert with the daily specials for September Look at the back cover of.

Yaletown 1912. Current Public Library Location. (Tweeted)

Yaletown, 1912 Pretty sure this is the current Library Square site. Source: Detail from William Stark photo, City of Vancouver Archives

Vancouver Harbour, Monday 1 July 1889

Vancouver Harbour, Monday 1 July 1889

The new Vancouver Hotel

Hotel Vancouver Menu, Tuesday 9 March 1937 You can see what was for dinner that day here. Two years later, the current Hotel Vancouver opened for business and this old beauty was transformed into a barracks for soldiers for the duration of WWII.

The West End..once upon a time  (via Equinox Gallery Vancouver - Westend from Burrard Bridge by Fred Herzog)

Westend from Burrard Bridge (Vancouver), Fred Herzog, 1957

East Hastings looking east from Homer, 1900s

East Hastings looking east from Homer,

Rumor around the street is that someone is trying to re-open the smiling buddha.

The Smilin' Buddha Every action has a reaction, and this Hastings Street dive, which in its R days once played host to an unknown Jimi Hendrix, in the late was the centre of Vancouver's explosion of DIY punk culture.

Granville Street (70s?)

plane-ticket: “ Granville Street, Vancouver, 1973 ” my home. my mountains.

Arthur Murray, by Fred Herzog  West Hastings & Cambie, 1960

Arthur Murray by Fred Herzog Vancouver BC 1960

Carrall St. (The Army and Navy is one of the few things in Vancouver the still stands)

West Cordova Street looking west from Carrall Street, This intersection, from the to the was the center of the loggers' district. [City of Vancouver Archives;

Hasting street looking east towards Cambie St.

I'd want a massive version of this

Early stages of the Viaduct

Early stages of the Viaduct

Grant Street & Victoria Drive, 1905

Grant Street & Victoria Drive, 1905 Clearing land for a blacksmith shop. Source: City of Vancouver Archives

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