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Jubilee Parade

Photograph shows the south side of the 300 Block of West Hastings Street including Sherry's, Pall Mall Cafe and a Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce

Vancouver By Night

Item is a documentary film documenting downtown Vancouver at night and is mostly made up of footage of neon and illuminated electric signs on Granville Street and in Chinatown. The film documents Granville Street at night, with crowds on the sidewalks and many illuminated electric signs visible, including those of the Orpheum, Vogue, and Odeon theatres. Also included is footage of a lighted fountain, the Hudson's Bay Company Building, and traffic signals. The film also documents the neon signs of a numerous restaurants and businesses in Chinatown, including the Marco Polo Restaurant, Ho Ho Chop Suey, the South Seas, Cathay Importers Company Limited, Ho Inn Chop Suey, Ming's, Asia Garden, and Loon Foon Kwok restaurant.

Victoria - flowers, Camera Craft sign

Item is an amateur film from Douglas Scott's time living in Victoria, British Columbia, the first half of which primarily captures many shots of young apple trees in bloom, and flowers in a garden (possibly Beacon Hill Park). The second half of the film captures Scott's neon Camera Craft sign blinking at night.

Water St. to Cambie [St.]

Photograph shows the south side of the unit and 100 blocks of Water Street including the McLean Building, Cost Plus Imports and the Eaton's building.

Commercial Drive a[t] 2nd Ave

Photograph shows street car tracks being removed and businesses in the 1700 block such as Hallett's Fountain, The Margaret Rose and Becker's Men's Wear.

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