Buildings

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Object id: 
LF.00793

Colour image of a Royal Bank location at the Granville and Robson intersection in Vancouver, B.C. Modern architectural style six storey building labelled "ROYAL BANK"; street sign in front of building says "GRANVILLE ST", there appears to be a "700" underneath; pedestrians on sidewalk and crosswalk in front of building; large broadcasting/radio tower behind building.

Date: 
1965
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
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Object id: 
LF.00783

Colour image of the Guiness Tower at 1055 W. Hastings in Vancouver. Twenty three storey concrete and glass building with thirteenth floor windows blocked out; parkades and low buildings surround tower; Vancouver Harbour and North Vancouver in background.

Date: 
1969
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
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Object id: 
L.00243

Black and white image of the Jewish Community Centre.

Date: 
1975
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Object id: 
L.00190

Black and white image of stoves in a storefront window; sign above entrance reads "ALBERTA FURNITURE CO."

Date: 
1938
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Object id: 
L.00137

Black and white image of the first Jewish Community Centre with ivy on its facade at 11th & Oak Street. The construction for the building was completed in the fall of 1928. The first JCC provided a headquarters for Jewish community offices, meeting rooms and athletic facilities. Built on the instigation and financial support of Samuel Lodge B'nai Brith. The building was originally to include a gymnasium and a 600 seat auditorium.

Date: 
1940
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Object id: 
L.00132

Black and white image shows Jewish farmer Samuel Sussel driving a tractor on his farm in Chilliwack B.C.

Date: 
1947
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Object id: 
L.00111

Image of Werner Bick on his Aldergrove Farm. Werner in the foreground and farm buildings are in the background. The farm was located at 7435-264 Street (County Line Road) Aldergrove, BC.

Date: 
1976
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Object id: 
L.00094

Located in Vancouver's East side at 504 East Hastings, Ferrara Court was the residence of Mary Livingston and many other Jewish families. Mary first met Benny Kubelsky (Jack Benny), a vaudeville performer, at a Passover seder at her family's home at Ferrara Court.

Date: 
1920
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Object id: 
L.00088

Werner Bick escaped Germany in 1939 to Santiago, Chile. His wife Ingrid joined him after spending the war years in a Russian camp. The couple moved to British Columbia's Fraser Valley in 1969 to opperate a 62-1/2 acre dairy farm at 7435-264th Street (Country Line Road), Aldergrove, BC.

Date: 
1976
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Object id: 
L.00086

Opening British Columbia 5th Session 30th Legislature 18 February 1975, The Honorable David Barrett presiding.

Date: 
1975