Me travel? Not this summer. U.S.A. 1945
Open your door to passers-by. U.K. 1940s
Rationing Means A Fair Share For All Of Us, USA World War Two
Hindenburg, the day after.
Don't be an Ass, Let Traffic Pass, U. K. 1948
To Victory, Canada c. 1941/42
Probably a bit too old for reddit's demographic but nevertheless, 55 years ago tonight...
TBT: Opening of Granville Mall, August 22, 1974.
TBT: Vancouverites celebrate Germany's surrender, May 7 1945, 75 years ago today.
TBT: East Pender Street, Chinatown. c.1967
Survival of the Fittest, USA March 1900
TBT: Looking east from W. Georgia and Howe, April 1948.
TBT: PNE View from Spiro Tower, Aug. 20, 1974
EXTRA EXTRA Read all about it!
TBT: Granville Street April 1975
TBT: View of Georgia and Howe from first Hotel Vancouver c.1895.
Returned Soldiers Club, Elysium Hotel West Pender Street 1919.
TBT: View from Queen Elizabeth Park, 1938.
TBT: Vancouver Waterfront and Downtown, 1953.
TBT: Downtown Vancouver 1946
TBT: Juno Beach, June 6 1944.
TBT: Coal Harbour 1965
TBT: False Creek from Burrard Bridge, 1941.
TBT: Granville Street 1951.
TBT: Ocean Parkway proposal, 1960.
TBT: Burrard Street 1969
TBT: View above the Granville Bridge, 1964.
Aftermath of windstorm of December 14-15 2006, twelve years ago tonight.
TBT: Downtown Vancouver August 31 1974
TBT: Gay Pride Parade 1981
TBT: Vancouverites celebrating the end of the First World War, 600 block Granville, November 11 1918
TBT: Burrard Street 1954
TBT: World Building (Sun Tower) under construction, 1911.
Bea Alerte says... Canada c. 1950s
TBT: Expo Preview Centre (Science World) construction, 1984.
TBT: Woodward's Department Store, c. late 1940s
TBT: View of Downtown South, late 1970s.
TBT: CKNW Eye In The Sky, Mid 1960s
TBT: CBC and BC Place, 1983.
TBT: Metrotown 1980
He picked up more than a girl. Canada c. 1939-1945
TBT: Granville Street Theatre Row 1966.
TBT: West End 1967
TBT: Downtown Vancouver 1956
New Year's Eve party at the Burrard Club, December 31, 1932.
TBT: False Creek c. 1940s
TBT: Hastings and Cambie 1960. Photo by Fred Herzog (1930-2019).
TBT: PNE Wild Mouse 1996
TBT: Jesus Truck, Denman and W. Georgia, 1987
TBT: Vancouver skyline 1956
WOMEN. There's work to be done and a war to be won. USA 1944.
TBT: False Creek early 1970s
TBT: Start of construction of Granville Mall, October 15 1973
TBT: Mad Mouse PNE 1959.
Scrap Will Help Win, USA World War 2
Private Caution says Guard against Syphilis and Gonorrhea, USA World War Two
TBT: The second Hotel Vancouver (1916-1939) at Georgia and Granville in 1917. Demolished 1949.
TBT: Burrard Bridge 1941
TBT: Official opening of the Lion's Gate Bridge May 1939
TBT: Kits Point, West End, Downtown, False Creek 1956
TBT: BC Place Stadium construction c. 1981-82.
TBT: Looking up Hastings Street from Cambie Street, January 17 1936.
TBT: Expo 86
TBT: Crowd at opening of Granville Mall, August 1974.
TBT: Hastings looking west from Cambie c. 1896
TBT: Oak Street Bridge Toll Plaza looking south, c.1957
TBT: West Georgia Street c.1958
TBT: Hastings and Granville June 1945
TBT: Vancouver 1968
TBT: Downtown 1973
TBT: Original Kitsilano Pool, 1945.
TBT: OldSchoolCool on Granville Street c. 1973
TBT: PNE Parade, 000 and 100 block E. Hastings August 1949.
Under the bridge before there was a bridge.
TBT: Apartments at 259 Prior Street (Hogan's Alley), 1968. Hi res photos in comments.
TBT: Granville Bridge construction c. 1953
TBT: ALRT (SkyTrain) construction on Terminal Avenue, September 13 1982.
TBT: Granville Island c. 1950.
TBT: Opening of the Burrard Bridge, July 1 1932.
TBT: Downtown and False Creek mid 1970s
TBT: Streetcar at Hastings and Cambie c. 1952
TBT: Bailey Bridge demonstration over West Georgia Street, November 1-3 1944.
TBT: 600 Block West Hastings between Seymour and Granville, 1946.
TBT: Second Granville Bridge 1934.
TBT: Aerial view of downtown Vancouver, 1926.
TBT: 000 Block West Hastings 1926.
TBT: Downtown Eastside mid 70s.
TBT: Downtown Vancouver c. 1978
TBT: Car accident on Georgia Viaduct, 1940s.
TBT: Second Hotel Vancouver construction c.1915
TBT: East side 700 block Georgia, between Robson and Granville, 1904.
And never The Couve
TBT: View of downtown, October 1965.
TBT: Theatre Row Granville Street c.1959
TBT: 1100 Block Davie side north side, between Thurlow and Bute, 1928.
TBT: Stanley Park causeway 1921.
Second World War conservation poster, 1940s.
TBT: Looking east on West Georgia from Broughton Street, 1960.
TBT: Looking south from Georgia and Granville, February 2 1960.
TBT: (Re)Building Maple Tree Square, August 1972.
TBT: Texaco station at Robson and Bute, 1974.
TBT: Recently opened Deas Island Tunnel, 1959
1888 Republican Presidential Campaign Poster
You can't ignore the rat. Alberta, Canada c. 1950
TBT: Robson, Alberni, and West Georgia Streets 1967. Many of the mid century midrise office buildings have been demolished, as has the Downtowner Motel on Thurlow.
TBT: Mountaineering c.1915
TBT: Granville north from Georgia after the big snow of February 1916.
PSA: Starting June 25, Millennium Line trains will use different platforms at Lougheed Town Centre Station.
TBT: North end of Granville Bridge, 1956.
TBT: 600 Block Granville 1925. King Neptune and the Jantzen Girls in swim suits pulling a Royal Life Saving float in a Dominion Day parade.
TBT: Aerial view of Kits Point and Downtown. May 27 1919
TBT: Crowd at Lost Lagoon, summer 1936
TBT: Swimming in English Bay 1917.
Please Pass Down The Car, UK 1944
TBT: Granville Mall construction, February 14 1974
TBT: Stage and crowds at Peace Arch dedication, September 6, 1921
I've got rocks that need washing at home!
TBT: Granville Street Theatre Row, 1968
TBT: Birks Building and two Hotels Vancouver, 1946
TBT: Hikers on Crown Mountain c.1910s
TBT: Halloween party somewhere in Vancouver, 1940s.
TBT: Downtown Vancouver aerial photograph c. 1946
TBT: PNE Loggers Show, 1969
Tourist Map c. 1930
TBT: Vancouver Lumber Company, Cambie and East 2nd c. 1938.
TBT: Downtown 1968.
Ninety years ago tonight, at the stroke of midnight, the modern City of Vancouver was born.
TBT: Bentall 3 under construction c.1974.
TBT: Panorama from City Hall, July 29 1939.
Keep Mum In New Orleans, USA c. 1940s
TBT: Playland, August 28 1963.
My friends call me reset.
TBT: View from Marine Building looking south on Burrard Street, 1946.
TBT: 800 block of Granville Street 1946
Expo Line service suspended between Commercial Broadway and Nanaimo.
Dubious U.S.A. 1896
TBT: September 20 1912. Pedestrians and carriages on Connaught Bridge (Cambie Street Bridge), soon after official opening .
Georgia Street May 1919
TBT: Theatre Row 1975
TBT: Majestic Theatre 20 West Hastings 1964
TBT: Looking west from the BC Electric Interurban Depot, Carrall and Hastings c. 1911.
TBT: Vancouver Harbour c. 1930
Chowhound, USA 1944
TBT: Panorama of False Creek showing the second Cambie (Connaught) Bridge, first Georgia Viaduct, Great Northern Railway Trestle , and the second Main Street Bridge. June 1921.
Polar Bear Swim, January 1 1932
Sounds about right.
March 28 1926 photo showing the evolution of the Hudson's Bay department store.
TBT: Crowd gathered at foot of Granville Street to watch the Pier D fire, July 27 1938
TBT: 1943 plans for a railway span under Burrard Bridge
The Vegetabull, New Zealand 1941