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Vancouver, B.C., 1930.

Vancouver, B.C., 1930.

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Geographical Gazetteer of British Columbia (Book): British Columbia. To help limit the spread of COVID virus, the Vancouver Public Library has closed all locations effective March 16th until further notice. Vancouver, British Columbia, in Canada has more high-rise buildings per capita than most North American metropolitan centres with populations exceeding 1,, [citation needed] Vancouver's population density is the 4th-highest in North America and the city has more residential high-rises per capita than any other city on the continent.[dead link].

MARANI, Ferdinand Herbert (), a successful architect active in Toronto, Ont. and highly respected military officer whose career in Canada spans over 50 years. He was the founding partner in a succession of architectural firms in Toronto including: F.H. Marani ( to ) Marani & Paisley ( to ) Marani, Lawson & Paisley ( to ). J Hope for the safety of William H. Albee, 23, Carmel geologist, and his year-old wife, who ventured into the north Canadian wilderness several days ago, was virtually abandoned today by the Northwest mounted police, according to dispatches received here from Vancouver, B.C.

In , the firm was taken over by the B.C. Electric Co., which was operating Terminal City Cabs. Arts advocate Anne Macdonald was born in Vancouver. PEI-born Angus MacInnis, who arrived in Vancouver in , was elected the CCF Member of Parliament for Vancouver East.   But now, the Taconite, a foot luxury yacht built in for the founder of Boeing Aircraft, has been sold to a foreign buyer, which has mariners worried she could sail out of B.C. waters forever. The Taconite’s owner, Capt. Gordon Levett, listed her for sale for $ million in


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Vancouver Noir: 1930. book John Belshaw & Diane Purvey It was an era of gambling, smuggling rings, grifters, police corruption, bootleggers, brothels, murders, and more.

It was also a time of intensified concern with order, conformity, structure, and restrictions. To my Alma Mater, under whose auspices this volume is published I can merely tender my homage which deepens with the years.

Vancouver, B.C., Ma ABBREVIATIONS The following abbreviations have been employed in the Text: B.C. Archives, for Archives of British Columbia.

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favorite this post Nov 1 4 old versions of Specialized Stamp Catalogs of Canada. British Columbia Online Databases This chart shows links to province-wide collections.

To find links to collections for lower jurisdictions (such as a county, town, or parish), go to Locating Online Databases.and can be searched free of charge at your local family history center or the Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah. Central Vancouver Island, British Columbia New Westminster, British Columbia West Kootenay (Trail Y.P.), British Columbia.

January 10 The Province headlined New Record for Number of Autos. “Motor tourist travel into British Columbia from United States,” the report read, “showed a big increase in overaccording to reports from the Greater Vancouver Publicity Bureau.”(The bureau was a forerunner of Tourism Vancouver.).

The B.C. Historical Federation includes list of member organizations for other local history groups around the province. B.C. Historical Federation External website, opens in new tab The McCord Museum of Canadian History has materials available through their online collections database related to the history of Vancouver.

To view this book online see: Street Names of Vancouver by Elizabeth Walker, Vancouver, B.C.: Vancouver Historical Society, Many of the street names in Vancouver have changed or have fallen into disuse over the years.

This book meticulously documents these changes and is a great complement to the Vancouver city directories. Glass plates. Panoramas of Stanley Park, Burnaby, New Westminster and White Rock, B.C. One of the finest of Edwardian-era Vancouver photographers, he moved to Australia in Bailey Brothers – The Bailey brothers, Charles S.

and William, captured Vancouver as. By the end of the book I was mesmerized by the heartbreaking story about a young Chinese American growing up in Vancouver's Chinatown during the 's. Choy weaves real American history with a lovely touching tale of life for Chinese immigrants, Reviews: 7.

BC Historical Books combines the traditional tools of bibliography with the new tools of the digital world to transform our understanding of, and insight into, the history and life of British Columbia. Bibliography is the science of describing published works, and the bibliography of British Columbia is located in traditional printed bibliographies.

The history of Vancouver is one that extends back thousands of years, with its first inhabitants arriving in the area following the Last Glacial Period. Vancouver is situated in British Columbia, Canada; with its location near the mouth of the Fraser River and on the waterways of the Strait of Georgia, Howe Sound, Burrard Inlet, and their tributaries.

Vancouver sure has changed over the past 40 years. After sitting in storage for several decades, photographer POP SNAP uncovered the slides they had put away and started basic lo-res scanning of these Kodachrome pictures.

Kodachrome is quite challenging to scan, as they told us, but as you can see, it was all worth it. POP SNAP’s interest was largely in buildings and structures, which.

Subject Keywords: Vancouver (B.C.) - Directories Victoria (B.C.) - Directories British Columbia - Directories. Metadata: Year: Microfilm Reel: Reel Title Number: 1 Title: Wrigley's British Columbia Directory Subtitle: Buyers' Guide and a Complete Classified Business Directory of British Columbia Publisher: Wrigley Directories, Limited Publisher Location: Vancouver, British Columbia.

Vancouver, city, southwestern British Columbia, Canada. It is the major urban center of western Canada and the focus of one of the country’s most populous metropolitan regions. The city is just north of the U.S. state of Washington. It has a fine natural harbor on a superb site facing the sea and mountains.

1 day ago  While most telephone companies in large North America cities converted to dial exchanges in the s and s, Vancouver did not. B.C. Telephone started the conversion to dial in and opened the first automatic exchange in a new building on Seymour at Robson inthe same year the Pacific National Exhibition introduced Vancouverites.

Vancouver: Published by The Coast Publishing Co. Homer Street Vancouver, B.C, []. Description: A view of automobiles crossing the Bow River to and from the town site of Banff. Cascade Mountain is visible in the background. Hot Rod Memories chronicles the golden age of hot rodding and custom cars in Vancouver.

from the early ’s. Airport into a drag strip to be run by the B.C. Custom Car Association as a. The Vancouver of the s and s has vanished. The wooden houses have been replaced by concrete, and the wide streets have narrowed and filled. But before Vancouver changed, it was photographed in color by Fred Herzog.

Born in Germany inUlrich Herzog arrived in Vancouver at the age of twenty-three. The modern architecture of North Vancouver, the heritage inventory of the District of North Vancouver by Donald Luxton (Book) 2 editions published in in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide.

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Kelowna, B.C. FROM THE FAMILY. FROM THE FAMILY. IN THE CARE OF. Hollyburn Funeral Home. West Vancouver, BC. In Memory Of Mary Theresa Stewart.A single mother with three children boating in British Columbia's Inside Passage in the 's and 's. Episodes and experiences from their travels. This little book is a microcosm-the little episodes inform us about relationships-with family, nature, technology (the /5().