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Vancouver School Board Employees Picnic, 1931

February 5, 2022

      During the 1930s, Bowen Island, located at the entrance to Howe Sound, was a popular destination for Vancouverites. A hotel was located there, along with picnic grounds which could accommodate large groups. A ferry service from Vancouver, brought visitors to Bowen Island. The largest ship – the Lady Alexandra, could [...]

Kitsilano High School: Sixty Years in Photographs (1923 – 1982)

April 13, 2021

        1923 – The original school building.   Early 1920s – Boys Rugby Team   1924 – Girls Basketball Team   1926 – Boys Basketball Team   1926 – Girls Track and Field Team   1927 – Main School Building   1930 – Main School Building   1929 – [...]

Carleton Elementary School – Photos from 1914 – 1959, contributed by Bobbi Senft. (Bobbi was school secretary at Carleton for many years.)

May 4, 2018

(Photo above) Carleton student, Beverley Dean, presents a bouquet of flowers to Queen Elizabeth during a one-day Royal Tour of Vancouver. King George VI stands ready at the car door. This was an unscheduled stop ordered by King George VI after he caught sight of Beverley on a viewing stand holding the bouquet. The stop happened on Kingsway Road [...]
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