Archive of posts tagged "archives photo"

Vancouverites Being Awesome in the Snow, 50-100 Years Ago

Friday, February 23rd, 2018 — 5:02pm PDT
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Vintage photos of Vancouverites being awesome in the snow, 50-100 years ago. Images courtesy of the City of Vancouver Archives. Proving that in Vancouver, some fun can be had even when we’ve been blanketed by blizzard conditions.

18 Photos of Vancouver in 1918

Thursday, January 4th, 2018 — 12:53pm PDT
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Looking ahead to 2018, I thought it would be fun to look back 100 years to catch a glimpse of Vancouver in 1918, thanks to the City of Vancouver Archives.

Christmas Shoppers on Granville 1973: Archive Photo of the Day

Thursday, December 7th, 2017 — 2:46pm PDT
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From the City of Vancouver Archives: Christmas Shoppers on Granville in 1973. © City of Vancouver. Photographer: William Edgar Knowles Middleton.

Archive Photos of the Day: Granville Street Bridge History

Friday, May 5th, 2017 — 10:00am PDT
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Being a city surrounded by waterways, bridges are an important part of our history. Did you know we’ve had three Cambie Bridges over the last 100+ years? We’ve also had two iterations of the Knight Street Bridge, two Port Manns, and just one Pattullo. There have also been three Granville Street Bridges, which are the […]

Vancouver in 1917

Monday, January 2nd, 2017 — 9:23am PDT
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A new year has been rung in and while we look ahead to what 2017 might bring, here’s a glimpse at the past to see what our city was like back in 1917. Vancouver in 1917 Thanks to the late, great Chuck Davis for his History of Metropolitan Vancouver that was used as a reference. […]