Vancouver History: November
Thanks to the City of Vancouver Archives and Chuck Davis' History of Metropolitan Vancouver, here's a glimpse at what happened in the month of November throughout Vancouver history: November 3, 1862 Three fellows named Morton, Brighouse and Hailstone filed a claim today for the land that is now Vancouver’s West End. They paid more than $1 an acre, which led scoffers in New Westminster—who thought the land was of little value—to call them “The Three Greenhorns'. November 8, 1927 A vaudeville…
Postcard: Kalamalka Hotel, Vernon, BC. c.1910
"Kalamalka Hotel, Vernon, B. C." Pub. by A.T. Leveridge. Kalamalka Hotel, 3004-30th Avenue (at 30th Street on SW corner), Vernon, BC. Built c.1892-93; Since partially demolished.