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Archive Photos of the Day: Ships at Sea


Monday, July 27th, 2015 — 10:44am PST
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Looking out across English Bay the horizone is spotted with kayaks, sailboats, cruise ships and tankers. This has been the view, albeit with very different vessels, throughout most of Vancouver’s history. Thanks to the City of Vancouver Archives, along with photographers today who share their works online, we can see “then and now” views of […]

Vancouver History: Original Birks Building


Tuesday, July 14th, 2015 — 12:02pm PST
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Vancouver History: Original Birks Building – Vintage photos featuring the iconic old Birks Building at Georgia and Granville in Vancouver, including an animated GIF

July in Vancouver History


Wednesday, July 8th, 2015 — 10:44am PST
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July in Vancouver History – Things that happened in the month of July in Vancouver History

Archive Photo of the Day: Bayshore Pool


Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015 — 10:38am PST
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The Bayshore Pool, 1960s. Known today as the Westin Bayshore Vancouver Archives# CVA 1435-580

Then and Now English Bay


Wednesday, June 17th, 2015 — 10:44am PST
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English Bay beach, popular with locals and tourists, has been a favourite summertime recreation destination for the last century and a half. I had some fun looking around the City of Vancouver Archives to match up some vintage photos with modern day images to show how the area has changed: Then and Now English Bay […]