What Did Vancouver’s Granville Street Look Like in 1902?

Are you from Vancouver, Canada? Then you’ll love this next photo of Granville St., taken in 1902. Make sure you click on it for a larger version that you’ll be able to zoom in on. It’s pretty amazing, the details in the image. And, I believe the building at the end of the road there is the Canadian Pacific Railway Station. There’s a better photo of it below.

Granville Street, Vancouver, B.C. in 1902

Source: Library of Congress

Here’s the great photo of the old train station in 1902.

Old train station in Vancouver

Source: Library of Congress

In case you were wondering, Granville St. takes its name from Granville Leveson-Gower, who was the British Secretary of State for the Colonies at the time of local settlement, between 1868 and 1870. Also, here’s a cool history site about Vancouver’s buildings.