Construction

Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.02321

Black and white image, with title box, of the course of construction on Plaza Del Mar apartment complex at 1575 Beach Ave. in Vancouver's West End.

Landscape shows concrete and steel frame of proto-typical 1960s West End concrete high rise apartment complex looking on to English Bay; cars parked in front of building with light snow cover on ground.

Date: 
December 31, 1965
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.02319

Black and white image, with title box, of construction progress on Rideau Towers.

High angle landscape shows three storey octagonal reinforced concrete strucutre, awaiting erection of exterior walls; construction supplies piled around site with Super-Valu and Safeway in background.

Date: 
June 15, 1965
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
LF.02307

Black and white image of construction on the tram at Grouse Mountain.

Landscape shows aerial tramway motor shelter with slanted roof; extensive metal scaffolding around perimetre of structure with logging truck and small car parked in front; forested area and mountains in background.

Date: 
November 26, 1965
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jhsadmin
Object id: 
LF.02301

Black and white image with title box of the course of construction on the Saskatchewan Wheat Pool Elevator. High angled landscape shows cranes parked in construction excavation site next to ocean; Port of Vancouver across the water in background.

Date: 
1966
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jhsadmin
Object id: 
LF.02293

Black and white image with title box of the course of construction on Convocation Mall at Simon Fraser University in Burnaby. East facing landscape show long, narrow ditch with reinforced concrete pillar supports on either side; one storey foundation level of concrete building in background with cranes and forested area behind.

Date: 
1964
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jhsadmin
Object id: 
LF.02291

Black and white image with title box of the course of construction on Convocation Mall at Simon Fraser University in Burnaby. Steel girder suspended from crane extended over two storey foundation level of concrete building; three additional cranes in background, with forested area behind. Title box in lower right corner.

Date: 
1964
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jhsadmin
Object id: 
LF.01578

Two black and white images of a ski jump under construction at Empire Stadium. Angled side view of tall structure of metal scaffolding with curved, possibly wood surface along top; sign behind jump reads "EXPORT"; construction workers in foreground of image, in front of jump.

Date: 
1958
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jhsadmin
Object id: 
LF.01589

Two black and white images of construction on the new Customs building. Scaffolding covers entire front of twelve storey building; W Pender and Hornby St intersection in foreground of image; Marine Building in background.

Date: 
1954
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jhsadmin
Object id: 
LF.01591

Two black and white images of the British Empire Games (precursor to the Commonwealth Games) velodrome. Chainlink fence in field area in foreground; curved and angled wood track with white guard rail in centre of image of image; residential area behind track with Vancouver skyline in background.

Date: 
1954
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara
Posted by jhsadmin
Object id: 
LF.01595

Black and white image of Holy Rosary Cathedral at 646 Richards St. Scaffolding surrounds left side of stone cathedral; spire with cross in right rear of section with scaffolding; apartment building in background.

Date: 
1953
Source: 
Landauer, Barbara