Canadian Pacific Railway Collection

This is a selection of photographs from the Canadian Pacific Railway Collection. Use the Vancouver Public Library's Historical Photographs search to find more photographs from this collection.

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Description: C.P.R. locomotive #374 (coal burning) and box cars on Salmon River steel bridge at M.136.75 - Fraser River. Also in CPR Archives; A.1484
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Description: Locomotive No. 374 - crowds - station.
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Description: Locie pulling flat cars loaded with logs at Brooks-Scanlon-O'Brien Co., Stillwater. See also 1568A.
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Description: First transcontinental CPR train at Port Moody - locomotive #371.
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Description: Chinese Men Laying CPR Track Near Glenogle.
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Description: Great Northern Railway's Chinese track gang.
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Description: Alongside the CPR pier (began service in Vancouver in 1909). Many people on the pier and the vessel. ''The parting at the dock'. Vancouver, B.C. Timms'.
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Description: Leaving Vancouver. May be the Empress of India when the Duke and Duchess of Cornwall and York (later George V and Queen Mary) visited (October 1st).
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Description: Some vessels partially visible.
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Description: Terminus for trains and ships at the foot of Granville in 1904 or 1906. Harbour, ship, and mountains are partially visible in background. Wagons in foreground. Also available as a lantern slide (66658).
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Description: A line of carriages sit west of the terminus for CPR trains and ships at the foot of Granville. A train is behind them and beyond are some downtown buildings, including Spencer's (right) and Kelly Douglas with Gault's next door (centre).
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Description: Terminus for trains and ships at the foot of Granville. People are possibly waiting to buy lots (in Shaughnessy?). Several people have bicycles.
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Description: CPR and CNR Bridges Over the Fraser River
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Description: C.P.R. locomotive #365 on a bridge in the Fraser Canyon - Fraser River below.
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Description: View of the CPR Stoney Creek Bridge and "The Canadian" (passenger train). Also in CPR Archives; M6746
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Description: Six CPR locomotives on the Stoney Creek Bridge in the Selkirks. Date is prior to November 1893 when the replacement steel bridge was completed. Note the supporting false work is still in place and the furthest of the original three Howe trusses appears to have been removed.
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