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Image No: NA-3795-1

Title: Lougheed Block and Mariaggi Restaurant, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1890-1891]

Photographer/Illustrator: Boorne & May, Calgary, Alberta.

Remarks: On north side of 8th Avenue between Centre and 1st Street West. Ed Hodder on horse to right of centre. Lougheed Block replaced by Toronto Dominion Bank (originally Molson's). Mariaggi's Restaurant later occupied by Gilbert and Jay, bakers. Tribune office on extreme left. Frank Stone, manager of Canadian Agricultural Coal and Colonization Company leaning from top window on right. Kitley, tailor, centre store.
Copied from PA-2009-1. Published in The Dominion Illustrated, Calgary Special, 1890, p. 412.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Buildings / Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Calgary, Alberta - Streets (Business) / Calgary, Alberta - Restaurants / Calgary, Alberta - Commerce / Calgary, Alberta - Transportation / Horses in transportation

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Image No: NA-3795-3

Title: 8th Avenue decorated for royal visit, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: 1901

Remarks: Looking west. Note wooden sidewalks. Worden's Bakery, left, between 1st and Centre Streets, south side of 8th Avenue East. Barber Block, sandstone building on right, located at 136 - 8th Avenue East.
Copied from PA-2009-3.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Buildings / Calgary, Alberta - Streets (Business) / Calgary, Alberta - Events / Royal visits, 1901 / Sandstone buildings

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Image No: NA-3795-11

Title: Signs for Lowes' real estate, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: 1909

Remarks: By Taylor Sign Works.
Copied from PA-2019-5.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Commerce / Calgary, Alberta - Advertising / Signs and signboards

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Image No: NA-3795-8

Title: Sign for West End Heating company, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: 1910

Remarks: Sign by Taylor Sign Works. Calgary Electric Railway car left; boy with bicycle, extreme left; automobiles, lady walking and men on wagon also shown. Copied from PA-2019-3.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Commerce / Calgary, Alberta - Advertising / Signs and signboards / Calgary, Alberta - Streets (Business) / Street-railways / Calgary Municipal Railway

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Image No: NA-3795-28

Title: Canadian Fairbanks Morse Company building, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1910-1915]

Remarks: Located at 523-8th Avenue, SW. Print at PC-172-1.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Advertising / Signs and signboards / Calgary, Alberta - Commerce

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Image No: NA-3795-10

Title: Advertisement for collection of First Nations curios.

Date: 1912

Photographer/Illustrator: Ring, W.V., Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: By Taylor Sign Works. First Nations and promoter standing at base of advertisement.
Possibly in Calgary, Alberta.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Commerce / Calgary, Alberta - Advertising / Signs and signboards / First Nations of Alberta - Social life and customs

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Image No: NA-3795-5

Title: Alaska Western Bedding Company Limited, building, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1912]

Remarks: Sign by Taylor Sign Works. Located at 610 - 5th Avenue SE. The building later became the Simmons Factory Warehouse. Copied from PA-2019-1.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Industry / Calgary, Alberta - Buildings / Signs and signboards / Downtown East Village district, Calgary, Alberta

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Image No: NA-3795-12

Title: Signs for Mackay and Dippie, furriers and taxidermists, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1913-1919]

Remarks: Copied from PA-2019-6.
Located at 218 - 8th Avenue West. Sign by Taylor Sign Works.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Commerce / Calgary, Alberta - Advertising / Signs and signboards

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Image No: NA-3795-25

Title: Signage on Pat Burns and company store, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1913-1919]

Remarks: Located at 8th Avenue and corner of 2nd Street SE.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Advertising / Signs and signboards / Calgary, Alberta - Commerce

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Image No: NA-3795-6

Title: Riverside Iron Works, Calgary, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1913]

Remarks: Sign by Taylor Sign Works. Located 410 Riverside Boulevard NE.
Copied from PA-2019-2.

Subject(s): Calgary, Alberta - Industry / Calgary, Alberta - Buildings / Signs and signboards

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