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Victoria - arborist, waterfront, roses

Item is an amateur film from Douglas Scott's time living in Victoria, British Columbia, which captures an arbourist climbing a tree with ropes and spiked boots, hacking branches with an axe, and stopping for a cigarette break at the top of the tree; a shot of a large steam boat seen through the porte cochere of the Empress Hotel (Victoria, BC); and close-up shots of roses, most likely taken at either the Empress Hotel or Beacon Hill Park.

Vancouver, B.C.

Photograph shows the waterfront between Columbia Street and Carrall Street including shacks on floats, the Oppenheimer warehouse, a C.P.R. trestle, the Dunn-Miller Block, the Sunnyside Hotel and Andy Litton's boats

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Item is a photograph showing Coal Harbour with the Shell marine fuel dock in the foreground and a cruise ship, a float plane and downtown buildings in the background.

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