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Ottawa Post Office burns in 1904 Capital Of Canada, Capital City, Vintage Pictures, Cool Pictures, Canadian Forest, Old Post Office, Canadian History, Largest Countries, Photo Archive
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Carlo Bello shares a classic photo of downtown Ottawa, looking east down York Street to a bustling Byward Market, circa Not an automobile in sight. Free water in the trough for your horse! Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Canadian Forest, Capital Of Canada, Capital City, Ottawa Ontario, Canadian History, York Street
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Here is York Street in the Byward Market circa 1911.

Seven ladies posing in front of the Ottawa Ski Club clubhouse, Camp Fortune, 1922. Canada Ski Museum and Hall of Fame collection. Skimuseum.ca (Ottawa Ski Club organized 1910). Ski Club, Capital City, Ottawa, Skiing, Museum, Canada, Poses, Black And White, History
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Seven ladies posing in front of the Ottawa Ski Club clubhouse, Camp Fortune, 1922. Canada Ski Museum and Hall of Fame collection. Skimuseum.ca (Ottawa Ski Club organized 1910).

In My Wheele House: Architecture History: The Imperial Theatre Movie Theater, Theatre, Imperial Theater, Montreal Quebec, Capital City, Ottawa, Birmingham, The Neighbourhood, Street View
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Here is the outside of the Imperial, now Barrymore's, on Bank Street ca. 1938.

Two friends end their trip to Hull, at the corner of St. Joseph and Raymond in Hull. St Joseph, Capital City, Broadway Shows, Corner, Canada, History, Friends, Bon Voyage, Saint Joseph

Two friends end their trip to Hull, at the corner of St. Joseph and Raymond in Hull.

Here is the highway from Ottawa to Montreal near Rigaud, Quebec, in the And the road we travelled in Capital City, Ottawa, Quebec, Us Travel, Montreal, 1920s, Places Ive Been, Country Roads, Canada
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Ottawa band the Esquires, active between Formed by Clint Hierlihy and Gary Comeau while still in high school, they were one of Canada's first pop groups, and also the first recipient's of the first-ever Juno award. Capital Of Canada, Capital City, Canadian Forest, Delta Blues, Canadian History, Heartstrings, Folk Music, Esquire, Pop Group
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Ottawa band the Esquires, active between 1962-1967. Formed by Clint Hierlihy and Gary Comeau while still in high school, they were one of Canada's first pop groups, and also the first recipient's of the first-ever Juno award.

The Spirit of Canada, launched from a field near the corner of Smyth and St. The balloon flew off in 1967 as a part of Centennial celebrations. St Laurent, The Balloon, Capital City, Celebrations, Product Launch, Mid Century, Corner, Spirit, Canada
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The Spirit of Canada, launched from a field near the corner of Smyth and St. Laurent.). The balloon flew off in 1967 as a part of Centennial celebrations.

What went on in the old YMCA at the corner of Metcalfe and Laurier? Well, here are the Aquamaids demonstrating one of their synchronized swimming Routines in Synchronized Swimming, What Goes On, Capital City, To Go, Old Things, Corner, Painting, Art, Art Background
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A Nurse Ratchet looks on as a patient experiences a "Schnee Bath" in the Chateau Laurier Therapeutic Department,

A Nurse Ratchet looks on as a patient experiences a "Schnee Bath" in the Chateau Laurier Therapeutic Department, 1931.

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Nuns of the Sisters of Charity of St. Paul, on the lawn of 1153 Wellington Street in Hintonburg, the site of the St. George's Home for Boys. This "home" was a basically a distribution for boys removed from industrial cities -- and often their families -- in England. The boys would then become indentured labor, mostly on Canadian farms, until they reached the age of 18.

Alexandria Hotel on St Patrick's day. Alexandria Hotel, Capital City, Ottawa, Old Pictures, St Patricks Day, Saints, Art, Art Background, Kunst
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Alexandria Hotel on St Patrick's day. 1949-50

Canadian School of Musketry, Rockcliff, Ottawa 1915 Capital City, Ottawa, School, Frame, Painting, Home Decor, Art, Picture Frame, Art Background

Canadian School of Musketry, Rockcliff, Ottawa 1915

 Beall, "Lunch for Six of Us" Picnic on the Rideau Canal, , silver gelatin print, Bytown Museum Gelatin, Capital City, Picnic, Museum, Lunch, Silver, Painting, Art, Art Background
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[H.P. Beall, "Lunch for Six of Us" Picnic on the Rideau Canal, , 1902, silver gelatin print, Bytown Museum

Female prisoners in the Carleton County Jail on Nicholas Street in

Female prisoners in the Carleton County Jail on Nicholas Street in 1895.

Exhibit Room of the National Gallery, upstairs in the Fisheries Building at Queen and O'Connor, in Natural light and a wood stove! World View, Natural Light, Building, Wood, Capital City, Exhibit, Stove, Colonial, Queen
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