In honor of the new Vancouver Inspiration Pass offered by the Vancouver Public Library, I decided that this week’s collection of photos from the archives should have a tourism and attractions theme:
1904 – Hollow Tree in Stanley Park. VPL Number: 5.
1900s – View from Grouse Mountain. VPL Number 8128. Photographer: Philip Timms.
1905 – Vancouver Tourist Association. VPL Number: 5204.
1913 – Orpheum Theatre billboard. VPL Number: 7580. Photographer: Philip Timms.
1890s – Entrance to Stanley Park. VPL Number: 19796.
1922 – Exhibit at the Vancouver Aquarium. VPL Number: 21349.
1930 – Capilano Canyon suspension bridge. VPL Number: 71351.
1931 – Vancouver Art Gallery. VPL Number: 10926. Photographer: Leonard Frank.
1960 – Parade in Chinatown. VPL Number: 79795B. Photographer: Don LeBlanc.
1965 & 1966 – Maritime Museum under construction. VPL Number: 40464A & 40459
1966 – Porpoise pool under construction at the aquarium. VPL Number: 42892.
View more photo collections from the Vancouver Archives and the Vancouver Public Library Archives online.