Buildings

Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.02799

Two black and white images of the Burrard Street Bridge, a six lane, 1932 Art Deco style, steel truss bridge in Vancouver, British Columbia. This high, five-part bridge on four piers spans False Creek, connecting that city's downtown with Kitsilano. Its two close approach spans are Warren deck-trusses, while its central span reverses to a through Pratt truss, to allow shipping.

Date: 
1932
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.02781

Black and white image of Vancouver as seen from Little Mountain (Queen Elizabeth Park).

Landscape shows undeveloped area in foreground with residential area behind, featuring mostly Edwardian and Craftsman bungalow homes; City Hall, Vancouver skyline and North Shore mountains in background, including the Lions peaks.

Date: 
[1935]
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.02774

Black and white image of Vancouver looking northeast.

Aerial view shows the Marine Building, a multi storey brick Art Deco building, towering above houses and flat roof multi storey buildings along the downtown waterfront; Burrard Inlet and the North Shore mountains in the background.

Date: 
[1950]
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.02773

Black and white image of Georgia Street in downtown Vancouver, looking west.

City view shows Hotel Vancouver in centre of image with neo-Classical style courthouse in left foreground; Hotel Georgia and Hotel Devonshire line street opposite Hotel Vancouver with Stanley Park in the background.

Date: 
[1950]
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.02772

Black and white image of City Hall decorated for Christmas holidays.

Landscape shows lights strung on the edges of multi-storey Art Deco building with lit clock on top of highest tower; lit sign reading "SEASONS GREETINGS" on left side of building.

Date: 
January 1, 1953
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.02765

Black and white panoramic image of Vancouver.

Panoramic view shows Vancouver skyline with the Woodwards' Building "W" tower and Gastown in right of image; Sun Tower in foreground with Hotel Vancouver and North Shore mountains in background.

Date: 
[1939]
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.02762

Black and white aerial image of Vancouver looking north.

City view shows tops of building in foreground, including Edward Chapman British Importer, Hotel Angelus, and the Colonial; Marine building and the Rogers building rise high above skyline in centre of image with Brockton Point, Burrard Inlet and North Shore mountains in the background.

Date: 
[1935]
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by rcosco
Object id: 
L.01202

First Schara Tzedeck synagogue, Pender & Heatley

Date: 
[1921]
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.02642

Black and white image of the Commercial Hotel.

Streetview shows four storey Victorian style hotel; sign above front entrance reads "COMMERCIAL HOTEL"; grafitti on exterior wall of hotel reads "Pray"

Date: 
[1950]
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.02434

Black and white image of the course of construction on Denman Place in Vancouver's West End.

High angle cityscape shows prototypical thirty storey 1960s - 70s West End concrete highrise; geometric courtyard in front of building; West End apartments and downtown Vancouver in background.

Date: 
[1970]
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara