West Hastings and Richards – se corner

Surprisingly little change can be seen between this 1938 image and today – although the surrounding context has changed a lot. The building dates back to 1891, T C Sorby’s Bank of British Columbia was built with theft-proof vaults and a fancy Minton tile floor.

Image source: City of Vancouver Archives CVA 99-2938

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Posted December 25, 2011 by ChangingCity in Downtown, Still Standing

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