VE Day Celebrated in Vancouver: This day marked the end of the conflict with Hitler’s Germany, with surrender on May 7, 1945, and May 8, 1945, being declared officially as V-E Day.
Archive of posts tagged "archives photo"
Photos of Vancouver in 1886 from the City of Vancouver Archives. On April 6, 1886 Vancouver was incorporated.
Vancouver’s Centennial Mascot was Tillicum the Sea Otter: I found a whole collection of photos in the Vancouver Archives featuring this (would be) Insta-famous character.
Canadian American Border at Peace Arch Park: History of the Peace Arch with photos from the City of Vancouver Archives.
Outbreaks in Vancouver History: Typhoid, Smallpox, the Spanish Flu, Scarlet Fever, Polio, and Tuberculosis, a dark history
Bison in Stanley Park: Photo evidence, from the Vancouver Archives, of the bison/buffalo enclosure in Stanley Park between 1890 and 1960s.