Posts tagged vintage.
Time to take Loretta for a tune up so I can ride her all summer long.
Granville Street, 1970s
Source: Photo by Al Ingram, City of Vancouver Archives #800-481
Source: City of Vancouver Archives #SGN 1734
Capitol Theatre, Granville Street, 1943
Source: Photo by Jack Lindsay, City of Vancouver Archives #1184-707
80 years later, this exterior has become my day to day.
World Tower under construction, ca. 1911
CPR right of way is in the foreground and Hastings is on the right.
Source: City of Vancouver Archives #Bu N385
I fondly think of the World Tower as The Giant Green Nipple.
Wallis in her Schiaparelli x Dali lobster dress.
We Are Ready, 1943
Air Raid Precautions campaign during WWII.
Source: Photo by Steffens-Colmer Studio, City of Vancouver Archives #586-1244
Babes and gas masks.
1900s fashion (www.vintag.es)
There’s something about gas masks and casual wear that just gets me.
Casa Loma Cafe, 1940s
Source: Photo by Jack Lindsay (cropped), City of Vancouver Archives #1184-3261
That’s what I wanna be when I grow up.
Movieland Arcade, 908 Granville Street, Thursday 6 March 1969
Source: City of Vancouver Archives #780-23
Let’s go play some House of the Dead!