Historical Photographs

Flash Map

All pictures in the building atlas taken by Steven Born, Alan Tabbernor, Wade Mostert with the exception of the Chinese Benevolent Association building which was taken from (




Tomkins, Janet, Andrew Martin, and Vancouver Public Library. "Vancouver in 1907: A Case Study of Archival Film as a Source of Local History." WORLD LIBRARY AND INFORMATION CONGRESS: 73RD IFLA GENERAL CONFERENCE AND COUNCIL. Vancouver, 2007. 1-18.

Original Source Material:

Vancouver Historical Society



Supplemental Sources

Careless, J.M.S. The Rise of Cities In Canada Before 1914. Ottawa: The Canadian Historical Association Booklets, 1978.

Davis, Stephen. "Reckless Walking Must Be Discouraged: The Automobile Revolution and the Shaping of Modern Urban Canada to 1930." Urban History Review 2, no. 18 (1989).

Department, City Planning. Understanding Vancouver. Vancouver: The City of Vancouver, December 1977.

Gastown Business Improvement Society. "History." Gastown. (accessed March 26, 2010).

Hardwick, Walter G. Canadian Cities: Vancouver. Vancouver: Collier Macmillan Canada, Ltd., 1974.
Henderson. "Henderson's Vancouver Directory." Vancouver, 1890.

Lawrence, Joseph C. "Vancouver: From Milltown to Metropolis by Alan Morley." Forest History (Forest History Society and American Society for Environmental History) 8, no. 1/2 (1964): 23.

UVIC Department of Geography. Vancouver: Western Metropolis. Edited by L.J. Evenden. Victoria, BC: Univserity of Victoria, 1978.



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