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DANGER: Do Not Enter

This image and the next three were made in and around the main post office on Georgia Street (between Homer and Hamilton). This building is soon to be abandoned by Canada Post and will doubtless be re-developed into some combination of residential condos and retail shopping outlets.


Texts from Canadian Warriors?

I’ve been seeking a link identifying these veterans of (presumably) WWI and WWII, but without success, so far. I’d be grateful if any VanPhotos viewers were able to identify these gents or direct me to an authoritative site where they’re identified.


Hotel conflict

“I don’t know why I’m here. I shouldn’t have come.”

A slice of light from Georgia Street split the curtains of our dark hotel room and I was woken up by mumbling. 504 more words

Family History

Wesley Methodist from Thurlow

The view above is an atypical one. In the distance, of course, is the (unfinished?) Vancouver Block. The church in the middle distance/right is Wesley Methodist Church which in the 1930s would be demolished to make way for the Burrard Building (see image below). 88 more words