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Aerial view of north end of Granville Street Bridge and downtown Vancouver, BC, [B. Richmond Vancouver, Vancouver Photos, Vancouver Bc Canada, Downtown Vancouver, Vancouver Island, Vancouver Skyline, Vancouver Washington, Paris Pictures, Vintage Pictures

Downtown Vancouver, c.1964

Aerial view of north end of Granville Street Bridge and downtown Vancouver, BC, circa-1964. [B.C. Gov't photo]

The West End.once upon a time (via Equinox Gallery Vancouver - Westend from Burrard Bridge by Fred Herzog) Saul Leiter, Fred Herzog, Photographs Of People, Vancouver Island, Downtown Vancouver, Toronto, Most Beautiful Cities, West End, Historical Photos

Picture it: Vancouver, 1950

Picture it: Vancouver, 1950 Vancouver, ca 1955 - photo By Rolly Ford I came across this excerpt while reading City Making in Paradise by Ken Cameron and Mike Harcourt. It paints a clear picture of...

The Electra, Vancouver Vancouver Bc Canada, Vancouver Island, West Coast Canada, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Architecture Art Design, Classic Building, Western Canada, Photo Boards

About Electra - The Electra

Built between 1955 and 1957, the former B.C. Electric/Hydro Building is one of the most striking buildings of the post-war building boom in British Columbia.

Vancouver History Tidbits: Lions Gate Bridge and the Guinness Family Vancouver Bc Canada, Vancouver Island, History Photos, History Facts, Lions Gate, Fraser Valley, Most Beautiful Cities, Local History, Art Deco

Vancouver History Tidbits: Lions Gate Bridge and the Guinness Family

Vancouver Blog Miss604

Old Downtown Vancouver, Vancouver Bc Canada, Downtown Vancouver, Vancouver Island, Most Beautiful Cities, Local History, Historical Photos, British Columbia, Paris Skyline, Ocean

Old Downtown Vancouver, c.1953

Downtown Vancouver overlooking Pender Street between Abbott and Carrall Streets. Photograph circa-1953. The Woodward's Department Store complex is central in the photo. Source: Vancouver in Pictures. Published by Vancouver Magazine Service Ltd., 1490 Frances Street, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

I love these old photos: Snowy scenes of Vancouver from the old days Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Vintage Stuff, Vancouver Bc Canada, Vancouver Island, Visit Canada, The Old Days, History Photos

CBC News - Latest Canada, World, Entertainment and Business News

The latest news from across Canada and around the world.

 Pauls Hospital: Historic Burrard Building by Heritage Vancouver, Vancouver Island, Iconic Photos, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Some Beautiful Images, Local History, Back In Time, Historical Pictures

St. Paul's Hospital: Historic Burrard Building

No. 3 - 2012 Top10 Endangered Sites St. Paul's Hospital: Historic Burrard Building heritagevancouver.org/top10-watch-list/2012/3-st-pauls-ho... The historic Burrard Building at St. Paul’s Hospital is in a state of decay. Unless the Provincial Government approves the St. Paul’s Renewal Concept Plan to secure the future viability of the Hospital, and provides funding to seismically upgrade and restore the landmark Burrard Building, the Burrard Building is in grave danger of eventual…

 Electric bus interior, 1946 (Photo via Vancouver Archives) Fraser Canyon, Bus Interior, Historical Pictures, Classic Trucks, Old City, Old Pictures, Vintage Images, Vancouver, Busses

25 vintage photos of public transit in Vancouver | News

Take a scroll down memory lane to a time when catching the streetcar in Vancouver meant holding on for dear life, and a jaunt on public transport involved dressing to the nines. July 1, 1890, Cordova Street. A trolley is among the traffic on the street (Photo via Vancouver Archives) An open streetcar passing the southwest corner of Dunsmuir Street and Granville Street, 1896 (Photo via Vancouver Archives) People hanging on to back of streetcar at Hastings and Carrall Streets circa…

Vancouver Exposed "A History in min Video Fraser Canyon, Vancouver City, Historical Pictures, History Facts, British Columbia, West Coast, Paris Skyline, Photographs, Canada

Vancouver Exposed "A History in Photographs"

Purchase Book Click Here, http://www.waitepublishing.com A beautiful coffee table book full of photographs and amassing background stories from the very begi...