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Item : CVA 371-3177 - Our First Fifty Years 1886 - 1936 Vancouver, Canada. View Looking North From Nelson Street

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Our First Fifty Years 1886 - 1936 Vancouver, Canada. View Looking North From Nelson Street

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Philip Timms Photo

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AM54-S4-: CVA 371-3177

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  • 1936 (Creation)
    Date taken from a smaller version of this sectional panorama catalogued under CVA 677-656.

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1 photograph : silver gelatin print ; 31 x 95 cm (sight) in frame 35 x 98 cm

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Prominent buildings in photograph are: Manhattan Apartments (784 Thurlow Street), Marine Building (355 Burrard Street), Hotel Vancouver (900 West Georgia Street), Provincial Court House (750 Hornby Street); Second Hotel Vancouver (Granville Street), Vancouver Block (736 Granville Street), First Baptist Church (969 Burrard Street) and St. Andrew's-Wesley United Church (1012 Nelson Street).

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Photograph consists of four prints joined together to form a sectional panorama.

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  • Shelf: Screen 04B