Photograph shows a view looking east from Richards Street toward the intersection of Water Street and Cordova Street, plank roads, buildings including the Greyhound Hotel under construction and Princess Louise Tree
Photograph consists of two images of the construction scene, one showing men excavating the site, and the other shows two men with lumber near the site. J.S. Matthews' notes with print or negative in Archives.
Photograph shows the east side of the 600 block Granville Street. Also shown are the temporary Hudson's Bay Co. store, New York Block, the new Hudson's Bay store under construction and the Homer Street Methodist Church.