1860 Alberni Street

1860 Alberni Street; 1800 block of Alberni Street (south side) and 700 block of Gilford Street (east side); about 1960; Vancouver: From Milltown to Metropolis, by Alan Morley; Vancouver, Mitchell Press, 1961, facing page 210; original photograph by George Allen Aerial Photos.

 

I updated the page on 1860 Alberni Street, which was on the south side of Alberni Street, between Denman Street and Gilford Street.

I added illustrations and information on the later uses of the property.

 

1878 Alberni Street, 1860 Alberni Street and 1850 Alberni Street; detail from Goad’s Atlas of Vancouver, Volume 1, Plate 48 [Denman Street to Georgia Street to Chilco Street to Haro Street]; https://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/plate-48-denman-street-to-georgia-street-to-chilco-street-to-haro-street.

Simonizing

 

1842 Alberni Street, 1836 Alberni Street and 1836½ Alberni Street; detail from Goad’s Atlas of Vancouver, Volume 1, Plate 48 [Denman Street to Georgia Street to Chilco Street to Haro Street]; https://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/plate-48-denman-street-to-georgia-street-to-chilco-street-to-haro-street.

I added a new page on the Simonizing facility, which was at the rear of 1842 Alberni Street sometime during the period between 1910 and 1920. It appeared on a fire insurance map, but it was not in the Vancouver directories from 1910 to 1920.

1836 Alberni Street

1836 Alberni Street - 1968 - Vancouver City Archives - detail from [Houses at] 1830-6 Alberni - AM1348 - CVA 1348-20; http://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/houses-at-1830-6-alberni;rad

1836 Alberni Street – 1968 – Vancouver City Archives – detail from [Houses at] 1830-6 Alberni – AM1348 – CVA 1348-20; http://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/houses-at-1830-6-alberni;rad.

 

I updated the page on 1836 Alberni Street, which was on the south side of Alberni Street, between Denman Street and Gilford Street.

I added illustrations and information on the later uses of the property.

 

1842 Alberni Street, 1836 Alberni Street and 1836½ Alberni Street; detail from Goad’s Atlas of Vancouver, Volume 1, Plate 48 [Denman Street to Georgia Street to Chilco Street to Haro Street]; https://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/plate-48-denman-street-to-georgia-street-to-chilco-street-to-haro-street.

1836 1/2 Alberni Street

1800 block of Alberni Street (south side) and 700 block of Gilford Street (east side); about 1960; Vancouver: From Milltown to Metropolis, by Alan Morley; Vancouver, Mitchell Press, 1961, facing page 210; original photograph by George Allen Aerial Photos.

 

I updated the page on 1836 ½ Alberni Street, which was at the rear of a lot on the south side of Alberni Street, between Denman Street and Gilford Street.

I added illustrations and information on the later uses of the property.

 

1842 Alberni Street, 1836 Alberni Street and 1836½ Alberni Street; detail from Goad’s Atlas of Vancouver, Volume 1, Plate 48 [Denman Street to Georgia Street to Chilco Street to Haro Street]; https://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/plate-48-denman-street-to-georgia-street-to-chilco-street-to-haro-street.

Ismay Fell (1879-1926)

Ismay Fell (detail); Vancouver City Archives: Photograph attributed to Grandview Studio; AM54-S4-1-: A-30-68; [1914 or 1915] (Creation) , http://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/m-p-c-ismay-fell;rad

Ismay Fell (detail); Vancouver City Archives: Photograph attributed to Grandview Studio; AM54-S4-1-: A-30-68; [1914 or 1915] (Creation) , http://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/m-p-c-ismay-fell;rad

I updated the page on Ismay Fell, who was a Vancouver City policeman. He and his family lived at 1836 1/2 Alberni Street from 1918 to about 1927.

I added illustrations and reference information for Mr. Fell and his family members.

1878 Alberni Street

1800 block of Alberni Street (south side) and 700 block of Gilford Street (east side); about 1960; Vancouver: From Milltown to Metropolis, by Alan Morley; Vancouver, Mitchell Press, 1961, facing page 210; original photograph by George Allen Aerial Photos.

 

I updated the page on 1878 Alberni Street, which was on the south side of Alberni Street, between Denman Street and Gilford Street.

There was also a small house at the rear of the lot, which sometimes had an address of 1876 Alberni Street. At other times it appeared as “1878 Alberni Street (rear).”

I added illustrations and information on the later uses of the property.

 

1878 Alberni Street, 1860 Alberni Street and 1850 Alberni Street; detail from Goad’s Atlas of Vancouver, Volume 1, Plate 48 [Denman Street to Georgia Street to Chilco Street to Haro Street]; https://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/plate-48-denman-street-to-georgia-street-to-chilco-street-to-haro-street.