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Vancouver's glory years : public transit, 1890-1915

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Conn, Heather, Ewert, Henry, 1937-. North Vancouver, BC: Whitecap Books , c2003. (Book) 388.46 CON COPY 1
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection
Reference Collection
Type
Book
ISBN
1552855171
Call No.
388.46 CON COPY 1
Author
Conn, Heather
Ewert, Henry, 1937-
Place of Publication
North Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Whitecap Books
Publication Date
c2003
Physical Description
224 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
Subjects LoC
Street-railroads -- British Columbia -- Vancouver -- History
Local transit -- British Columbia -- Vancouver -- History
Electric railroads -- British Columbia -- Vancouver -- History
Vancouver (B.C.) -- History
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 207-209) and index.
2 copies held: copy 1.
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Vancouver's glory years : public transit, 1890-1915

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Conn, Heather, Ewert, Henry, 1937-. North Vancouver, BC: Whitecap Books , c2003. (Book) 388.46 CON COPY 2
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection
Reference Collection
Type
Book
ISBN
1552855171
Call No.
388.46 CON COPY 2
Author
Conn, Heather
Ewert, Henry, 1937-
Place of Publication
North Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Whitecap Books
Publication Date
c2003
Physical Description
224 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
Subjects LoC
Street-railroads -- British Columbia -- Vancouver -- History
Local transit -- British Columbia -- Vancouver -- History
Electric railroads -- British Columbia -- Vancouver -- History
Vancouver (B.C.) -- History
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 207-209) and index.
2 copies held: copy 2.
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[British Columbia, Canada]: BC Hydro , c1947. (DVD) 388.46 BCH VR
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection
Reference Collection
Type
DVD
Call No.
388.46 BCH VR
Contributor
British Columbia Electric Company
Place of Publication
[British Columbia, Canada]
Publisher
BC Hydro
Publication Date
c1947
Physical Description
1 videodisc (13 min.) : sd., b&w. ; 4 3/4 in.
Subjects LoC
British Columbia Electric Company
British Columbia Electric Railway Company
British Columbia Electric Railway Company -- History
Dams -- British Columbia -- Bridge River Region
Bridge River Hydroelectric Development
Natural gas industry
Local transit -- British Columbia -- History
Local transit -- British Columbia -- Vancouver -- History
Trolley Cars -- British Columbia -- Lower Mainland
Streetcars -- British Columbia -- Vancouver
Electric substations -- British Columbia -- Lower Mainland Region
Vancouver (B.C.) -- Central business district
Vancouver (B.C.) -- Streets
Geographic Access
Bridge River (B.C.)
Lajoie Dam (B.C.)
Lower Mainland Region (B.C.)
Vancouver (B.C.)
Notes
Summary: Promotional film. The BC Electric Railway Company's $50 million post-war expansion and modernization program, to be completed by 1950. Includes: expansion of transit services, including start of the switch from streetcars to trolley buses; water gas plant; explanation of the Bridge River project, with footage of construction (including La Joie Falls storage dam); Lower Mainland power sub-stations. Various Vancouver street scenes, especially Fraser Street and downtown
Credit note : sponsored/presented by: British Columbia Electric Company; producer: Lew M. Parry; producing agency/company: Trans-Canada Films Ltd.
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