7 of our Favourite Historical Photos of the Week


We love sifting through the incredible photo collection at the Vancouver Archives. Here are our favourite finds from this week:

1. Exterior of Clubb and Stewart Mens’ Furnishings (Klondike Outfitters) at 160 Cordova Street, 1898

2. Courthouse fountain, 1967

3. Horse drawn hose wagon from Fire Hall No. 4 at Broadway and Granville Street, 1910

4. Trying to cool down at the Kits Beach swimming pool in 1937

5. Dominion Building on Cambie and Hastings, 1919

6. Ferry Wharf in North Vancouver, 1911 

7. Hayes Lawrence Co. logging truck at the PNE Opening Day Parade in 1947