9th Ave. Looking West from 1st St. East, Calgary, Alta.

1911 June 12 postmark; 24-Sep-93

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Document Record
Creator The Fair. P. in Germany
Title 9th Ave. Looking West from 1st St. East, Calgary, Alta.
Published 1911 June 12 postmark
Identifier pc_1200
Subject Hotels -- Alberta -- Calgary -- History; Empire Hotel (Calgary, Alta.)
Calgary - Streets - 9th Avenue; Calgary - Hotels
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Document source Aquila
Notes Postcard
432.364 KB
13.8 x 8.9
Calgary Public Library, Central Library, Local History Room
Postcards from the Past
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Contributor Calgary Public Library
Description Hand-tinted photograph taken facing west on Atlantic Avenue (9th Avenue). The photograph shows hotels along the north side of the avenue between Centre Street and 1st Street SE. This is across from the CPR depot. Hotels are the Grand Central, The Empire Hotel, Commercial Hotel (Yale), Alberta Hotel and The Palace. Horse drawn vehicles and pedestrians are seen on the dirt road in front of these establishments.
Verso, handwritten: "Blanche got you(sic) letter all right also you(sic) to (sic) cards Was glad you had a good time Yours [illegible]"
Permanent Link http://search.canadiana.ca/view/ac.pc_1200