Fonds AM1629 - William Roozeboom fonds

[Demolition of building, southeast corner of Robson and Granville Streets] [North side of False Creek close to Burrard bridge, "new" crystal pool under construction] [From north end of Burrard bridge looking north-west towards Burrard marina and Vanier Park] [From west side of Burrard Bridge looking down on "new" crystal pool] [From the north-east corner of Burrard and Dunsmuir looking south towards the Royal Tower (under ... [Aerial view looking east of Stanley Park in foreground, the West End, downtown and Mount Baker i... [Aerial view looking east showing English Bay and False Creek] [Aerial view looking east with Stanley Park and Lost Lagoon, downtown Vancouver and Burrard Inlet] [Looking north, Kitsilano Beach in foreground, aerial view towards Stanley Park, English Bay, Bur... [Aerial view looking north-east showing False Creek, East Vancouver and Burrard Inlet towards Sey... [Aerial view from west shore of Burrard Inlet, P.G.E. railway & deep sea wharves in foregroun... [Aerial view looking north showing Burrard and Granville St. bridges, downtown Vancouver, Burrard... [Aerial view, Kitsilano, English Bay, West End, down, Burrard Inlet and North "shore"] [Aerial view north-east over re-claimed land for industrial use on North Shore of Burrard Inlet] [Aerial view from Burrard Inlet looking towards North Shore development and Grouse Mountain beyond] [Demolition of Mount Pleasant school] [Demolition of Mount Pleasant school] [Demolition of Mount Pleasant school from playing field] [Demolition of Mount Pleasant school with wooden building left foreground] [Demolition of Mount Pleasant school with fence in foreground] [Demolition of Mount Pleasant school with rubble in foreground] [Looking north, Granville and Robson with Eaton's store on north-west corner] [Birds' eye view of Block 42, old buildings razed and block ready for construction (Granville, Ho... [Birds' eye view of Block 42, looking south-west, ready for phase two, construction of Pacific Ce... [Birds' eye view north-west along Dunsmuir St. with west side of Granville Street roof tops in fo... [Looking south-west from corner of Granville & Dunsmuir towards construction site of Pacific ... [Royal Centre Complex, nearing completion] [Block 42, site of Pacific Centre looking east towards corner of Granville and Georgia with Birks... [Looking west down Georgia Street with Toronto-Dominion (phase one of block 42 re-development) in... [Taken from the Birks Building on the south-east corner of Georgia & Granville, looking north... [Granville & Georgia St. looking north towards phase two construction site of block 42] [Looking north from south side of False Creek towards site of "new" crystal pool] [Demolition of Columbia Grain Elevator Co., buildings on Wall Street taken from waterfront lookin... [Elevators being demolished by wrecking ball, taken from Wall St. looking north] [Looking north, demolition of Columbia Grain elevators] [Looking east at Columbia Grain Elevator Co. buildings before demolition] [Close-up of wrecking equipment during demolition of Columbia Grain Elevator Co. buildings] [Vanier Park looking north with museum, planetarium & with Archives building in early constru... [View from Burrard Bridge north-west overlooking Burrard marina and Vanier Park complex in the di... [Close-up of stainless steel crab sculpture by George Norris at Centennial Museum-planetarium ent... [Entrance to museum-planetarium with ornamental pool and crab sculpture] [Looking east with Burrard Bridge in the distance and entrance to museum-planetarium in foreground] [Looking east from museum-planetarium entrance towards new archives building] [Entrance to museum-planetarium showing magnolia tree on east and crab sculpture to the west]

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William Roozeboom fonds

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44 photographs

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William Roozeboom was a photographer based in Vancouver.

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The fonds consists of Roozeboom's photographs depicting scenes of demolition and redevelopment of Vancouver buildings and streetscapes as well as aerial views of the city.

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Photographs in this fonds have been catalogued under the prefix CVA 23.

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  • Box: 174-C-03