Henderson’s City of Vancouver Directory, 1906, page 555.
Henderson’s City of Vancouver Directory, 1906, page 329.
I added a new page on Tate MacEwen Robertson. He was a bookkeeper for the shipping and commission merchant firm of Evans, Coleman and Evans. He lived at 746 Gilford Street in 1906.
I added a new page on Joseph Walter McFarland. He was an accountant, railway contractor, and investor who lived at 1865 Haro Street from 1900 to 1937.
Henderson’s Greater Vancouver City Directory, 1913, Part 1, page 774 (edited image)
I added a new page on George Henry Dorrell, who was the manager of the trust department of Canadian Financiers Trust Company. In 1913 and 1914 he lived at 2006 Beach Avenue.
Henderson’s Greater Vancouver Directory, 1911, Part 1, page 611
I added a new page on Alexis Maria Joseph George De Beck. He was the vice president of J.C. Thorn and Company Limited, a firm of financial agents that dealt in real estate, mines, and timber. He lived at 1034 Gilford Street in 1911.
I added a new page on John Stewart Gall (sometimes called “J. Stewart Gall”). He was a bookkeeper and an agent for the insurance, financial and real estate firm of Richards, Akroyd and Gall. He lived at 2000 Beach Avenue from 1903 to 1905 and at 958 Denman Street from 1906 to 1914.
Henderson’s Greater Vancouver Directory, 1911, Part 1, page 722
I added a new page on Samuel Grossman. He was a jeweler and operator of a trust and loan company. He lived at 1818 Comox Street in 1911.
I added a new page on Alfred Cyril Hirschfeld, who was a photographer, newspaper publisher, miner, and a real estate and financial broker.
According to the Vancouver directories, Alfred lived at 1961 Comox Street in 1910, at 1963 Comox Street in 1911 and 1912, and at number 47, 2046 Beach Avenue in 1913.
He was the builder and first owner of “Hirschfield House” (spelled with two “i”s). (He normally spelled his surname as “Hirschfeld,” but some sources say “Hirschfield” or “Hirchfeld.”)
1963 Comox Street, Vancouver City Archives, 1968, CVA 1348-9; http://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/index.php/house-at-1963-comox-at-chilco.