Graeme Abernethy

Graeme is a writer, researcher, and educator based in Vancouver, British Columbia.

Text copyright © 2013 Graeme Abernethy

http://graemeabernethy.com

Myke Preuss

Myke is a creative technologist and founder of Assembly Digital in Vancouver, British Columbia.

http://waytoogood.ca

Image Credits

Front matter

  1. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 6-60, Man waiting to see King George VI and Queen Elizabeth, May 29, 1939, attributed to C.P. Detloff or W.B. Shelly.
  2. Prospect Point, circa 1920s.
  3. City of Vancouver Archives, 2010-006.440, Expo Centre, Aug. 21, 1986, attributed to Ernie H. Reksten.
  4. City of Vancouver Archives, Mil P50.4, Boats off Steveston during the riots, 1900, attributed to William Stark.

i. Before the Sky Turned Blue

  1. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 800-2095, attributed to Al Ingram.
  2. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 800-3439, attributed to Al Ingram.
  3. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 800-2092, attributed to Al Ingram.
  4. City of Vancouver Archives, LGN 1173, Interior of Brentwood Bay Steam Plant before installation of equipment, circa 1913, attributed to B.C. Electric Railway Company photographer.
  5. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 1076-30, 1975, attributed to Jesse Rhinehart/Sculpture Symposium Society of British Columbia.
  6. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 586-2423, Shaughnessy Hospital laundry, April 1944, attributed to Don Coltman.
  7. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 1502-666, Special effects : lower lake in winter, February 1975, attributed to VanDusen Botanical Garden Association.
  8. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 586-2327, Shaughnessy Hospital ward, March 1944, attributed to Don Coltman.
  9. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 1123-3, View of Kitsilano and False Creek, May 27, 1919, attributed to Stuart Thomson.
  10. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 800-102, attributed to Al Ingram.
  11. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 778-150, 500 West Hastings Street north side, May 1974, attributed to Vancouver Planning Department.
  12. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 1184-2270, Meal served at Oakalla prison, circa 1940s, attributed to Jack Lindsay.
  13. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 800-2025, attributed to Al Ingram.
  14. City of Vancouver Archives, Str P13, New houses on the east side of Burrard Street between Georgia Street and Robson Street, circa 1900, attributed to William Stark.
  15. City of Vancouver Archives, 2009-001.060, 1965, attributed to Leslie F. Sheraton.
  16. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 586-2408, Shaughnessy Hospital morgue, April 1944, attributed to Don Coltman.
  17. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 800-3260, attributed to Al Ingram.
  18. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 371-2096, View of the first Hotel Vancouver, circa 1905, attributed to William Stark.

ii. Boyhood

  1. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 260-465, Bi-planes in flight at airshow, circa 1936, attributed to James Crookall.
  2. City of Vancouver Archives, 2009-005.404, Classes eight and nine of Lord Byng, June 5, 1930, attributed to Dunbar History Project.
  3. City of Vancouver Archives, St Pk N5, People skating on Lost Lagoon, 1924 or 1925, attributed to Walter H. Calder.
  4. City of Vancouver Archives, 2008-022.049, Downtown Vancouver street scene, circa 1960s, attributed to Leslie F. Sheraton.
  5. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 660-458, Crowds take over carriage during civil disturbance, circa 1900s, attributed to John F. Davidson.
  6. City of Vancouver Archives, SGN 1612, Peter Trail teeing off at the Jericho Country Club golf course, circa 1920s, attributed to William Stark.
  7. City of Vancouver Archives, A-15-60, Paying for the Bride, circa 1900, attributed to Benjamin W. Leeson.
  8. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 392-1800.267, attributed to Vancouver Park Board.
  9. City of Vancouver Archives, 2008-022.147, 1960, attributed to Leslie F. Sheraton.
  10. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 800-2022, attributed to Al Ingram.
  11. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 99-2484, Liquor Control Board picnic, June 3, 1930, attributed to Stuart Thomson.
  12. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 392-1800.399, circa 1970s, attributed to Vancouver Park Board.
  13. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 586-888, C.N.R. employee shovelling coal, circa 1942, attributed to Don Coltman.
  14. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 1502-1508, Habitat: Woodland Cariboo, July 1974, attributed to VanDusen Botanical Garden Association.
  15. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 800-2010, attributed to Al Ingram.

iii. The Brazen Sky

  1. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 780-172, Street in Kitsilano, October 1974, attributed to Vancouver Planning Department.
  2. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 778-204, 500 Homer Street west side, May 28, 1974, attributed to Vancouver Planning Department.
  3. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 99-1942, Flag day at Exhibition: two boys drinking soda pop, 1929, attributed to Stuart Thomson.
  4. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 800-2013, attributed to Al Ingram.
  5. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 800-29, attributed to Al Ingram.
  6. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 800-2911, attributed to Al Ingram.
  7. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 1435-96, Vancouver skyline, circa 1970s, attributed to Westcoast Transmission Company Ltd.
  8. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 800-2094, attributed to Al Ingram.
  9. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 260-928, Speed boat racing on Harrison Lake, 1938, attributed to James Crookall.
  10. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 99-3950, Canadian National Steamships, C.N. Docks, June 5, 1931, attributed to Stuart Thomson.
  11. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 780-6, Cityscape view of downtown looking North-West, July 1969, attributed to Vancouver Planning Department.
  12. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 778-413, 600 Seymour Street east side, May 27, 1974, attributed to Vancouver Planning Department.
  13. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 800-2070, attributed to Al Ingram.
  14. City of Vancouver Archives, LGN 1167, Interior of concrete lined hydraulic tunnel from Buntzen Lake for Buntzen Lane Power Plant number two, circa 1913, attributed to William Stark.
  15. City of Vancouver Archives, Sp P98.2, A boxing match between Lee and Hill, circa 1913, attributed to William Stark.
  16. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 99-1671, Visit of H.M.S. "Vancouver": sailors with young women, July 1928, attributed to Stuart Thomson.
  17. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 780-363, Apartment building on Union Street, July 1966, attributed to Vancouver Planning Department.
  18. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 778-388, 300 Seymour Street east side, May 1974, attributed to Vancouver Planning Department.
  19. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 780-372, Corner Dunlevy Avenue and Powell Street, Oppenheimer Park, April 1979, attributed to Vancouver Planning Department.

iv. The Abiding City

  1. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 260-204, Vancouver skyline at sunset from ship, circa 1930, attributed to James Crookall.
  2. City of Vancouver Archives, Van Sc P114, The Woodward's department store beacon, circa 1938, photographer unknown.
  3. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 1135-4, Rear of buildings facing Beattie Street, 1972, attributed to William E. Graham.
  4. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 300-104, attributed to Karl Haspel.
  5. City of Vancouver Archives, 2008-022.127, 1960, attributed to Leslie F. Sheraton.
  6. City of Vancouver Archives, In P144, Canoes on beach at Songees Reserve, 1868, attributed to Lieutenant J.C. Eastcott.
  7. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 800-1235, attributed to Al Ingram.
  8. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 586-1344, Pro Rec bike hike in Douglas Park, July 1943, attributed to Don Coltman.
  9. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 780-335, View of Georgia Street, February 1966, attributed to Vancouver Planning Department.
  10. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 1135-47, Hotel Vancouver, February 1966, attributed to William E. Graham.
  11. City of Vancouver Archives, Dist N83.4, Pile of logs from clearing land, circa 1911, attributed to William Stark.
  12. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 800-380, attributed to Al Ingram.
  13. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 800-3297, attributed to Al Ingram.
  14. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 371-1526, James N.J. Brown in his racing scull, circa 1908, attributed to George G. Nye.
  15. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 800-3280, attributed to Al Ingram.
  16. City of Vancouver Archives, Port P18.2, Francis Gott tending to a dead grizzly bear, circa 1920s, attributed to Caspar Phair.
  17. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 800-31, attributed to Al Ingram.
  18. City of Vancouver Archives, 2010-006.417, Fly-past of planes from Abbotsford Air Show, August 7, 1986, attributed to Ernie H. Reksten.
  19. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 800-1241, attributed to Al Ingram.
  20. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 780-804, Live-aboard boats Vancouver Harbour, February 1977, attributed to Vancouver Planning Department.
  21. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 1435-49, Vancouver skyline, circa 1970s, attributed to Westcoast Transmission Company Ltd.
  22. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 800-4, attributed to Al Ingram.

v. More Type Than Man

  1. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 1502-6003, Fraxinus excelsior "jaspidea," attributed to Roy Forster/VanDusen Botanical Garden Association.
  2. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 800-2020, attributed to Al Ingram.
  3. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 800-22, attributed to Al Ingram.
  4. City of Vancouver Archives, Port P627.1, Percy A. Williams, "The World's Fastest Human," 1928, attributed to Alfred Blyth.
  5. City of Vancouver Archives, Out P1068, Men and boys at the entrance to the Branch Hotel, circa 1868, photographer unknown.
  6. City of Vancouver Archives, 2008-022.101, Coal Harbour at night, circa 1960s, attributed to Leslie F. Sheraton.
  7. City of Vancouver Archives, 2010-006.149, PNE View from Sky Ride, August 31, 1977, attributed to Ernie H. Reksten.
  8. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 800-357, attributed to Al Ingram.
  9. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 780-482, Canada Trust Company renovations at 416 Main Street, September 1978, attributed to Vancouver Planning Department.
  10. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 1184-2772, View of pedestrians crossing at the intersection of Hastings and Granville Streets taken from above street level, 1948, attributed to Jack Lindsay.
  11. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 1123-11, Capilano Valley and the Lions, Canyon View Hotel in foreground, May 27, 1919, attributed to Stuart Thomson.
  12. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 778-190, 400 Homer Street east side, May 1974, attributed to Vancouver Planning Department.
  13. City of Vancouver Archives, Mount P19.2, Franklin Walter Hewton overlooks mountains, circa 1900s, attributed to Franklin Walter Hewton.
  14. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 780-441, Spanish Banks, between 1960-1980, attributed to Vancouver Planning Department.

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  1. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 99-1575, Sam and Jimmy McLarousse, boxers, July 1926, attributed to Stuart Thomson.
  2. City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 392-1800.213, 1986, attributed to Vancouver Park Board.