1955 Haro Street

1955 Haro Street - detail from National Air Photo Library BC 12.25, (detail), reproduced in Above Canada: Then and Now, John McQuarrie, Ottawa, Magic Light Publishing, 1999, page 193.

1955 Haro Street – detail from National Air Photo Library BC 12.25, (detail), reproduced in Above Canada: Then and Now, John McQuarrie, Ottawa, Magic Light Publishing, 1999, page 193.

Legal Description: District Lot 185, Block 66, Lot 26.

1900 Block Haro Street - Detail from Goad’s Atlas of the city of Vancouver – 1912 – Vol 1 – Plate 7 – Coal Harbour to Barclay Street and Cardero Street to Stanley Park

1900 Block Haro Street – Detail from Goad’s Atlas of the city of Vancouver – 1912 – Vol 1 – Plate 7 – Coal Harbour to Barclay Street and Cardero Street to Stanley Park

There are two references to this property in Heritage Vancouver Society’s database of historic building permits: http://permits.heritagevancouver.org/index.php?cID=1 [searched January 7, 2014].

District: Vancouver
Permit:
Owner: Gilbert, C. R.
Architect: Griffith, M. C.
Builder: Griffith, M. C.
Legal Address: DL: 185 Block: 66 Sub: Resub: Lot: 26
Date (Y-M-D): 1902-07-10
Street Number:
Street Name: Haro Street
Value: $3,000.00
Remarks: Frame dwelling s.t.
Reference ID: VN-8206-8207-15

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District: Vancouver
Permit: 8443
Owner: Brooks, Mrs. Lester
Architect: Sharp, W. B.
Builder: Sharp, W. B.
Legal Address: DL: 185 Block: Sub: Resub: Lot:
Date (Y-M-D): 1917-03-02
Street Number: 1955
Street Name: Haro Street
Value: $175.00
Remarks: Repairs; alterations [BCR]
Reference ID: VN-1062-1063-2

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Vancouver directory listings for 1955 Haro Street:

1903 to 1914 Gilbert, Charles Ransom
1916 to 1920 Brooks, Mrs. Lester Ranney

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Sources

Society, Vancouver Province, July 8, 1914, page 8: “Mrs. Lester Brooks of Minneapolis, who has been spending the summer here, has purchased the residence of Mr. and Mrs. C.R. Gilbert on Haro street, which she will use as a summer home. Mrs. Brooks will not occupy the house until next spring.”

B.C. Saturday Sunset, March 13, 1915, page 5: “Mrs. Brooks has returned from Minneapolis and is now settled in the house in Haro street she acquired last autumn.”

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