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1911 Advertisement For Corsets, Angus Campbell & Co., 1010 Government Street

Historic Victoria Advertisements Women's Clothing 1910-1919As part of our series on Historic Victoria Advertisements, Women's Clothing, 1910-1919, here is a 1911 advertisement for Angus Campbell & Co., "The Ladies Store" which operated from the Promis Block, 1010 Government Street, for over three decades.This advertisement focuses on Corsets, a standard women's clothing accessory at that time. [...]

By | April 7th, 2019|Victoria History In Advertising|0 Comments

1931 Advertisement For Willys, Thomas H. Weeks & Sons Ltd., 968 Yates Street

Historic Victoria Advertisements Automobiles & Transportation 1930-1939 As part of our series on Historic Victoria Advertisements, Automobiles & Transportation, 1930-1939, here is a 1931 advertisement for Willys cars and trucks, sold by Thomas Weeks & Sons Ltd., 968 Yates Street. 1931 advertisement for Willys cars and trucks, sold by Thomas H. Weeks [...]

By | April 7th, 2019|Victoria History In Advertising|0 Comments

1931 Advertisement For The Pantorium Dye Works, 905 Fort Street

Historic Victoria Advertisements Businesses As part of our series on Historic Victoria Advertisements, Businesses, here is a 1931 advertisement for The Pantorium Dye Works, located at 905 Fort Street. 1931 advertisement for the Pantorium Dye Works, whose business building is still standing at 905 Fort Street. (Victoria Online Sightseeing ours collection) [...]

By | April 7th, 2019|Victoria History In Advertising|0 Comments

1931 Advertisement For CCM Bicycles

Historic Victoria Advertisements Automobiles & Transportation 1930-1939 As part of our series on Historic Victoria Advertisements, Automobiles & Transportation, 1930-1939, here is a 1931 advertisement for CCM bicycles, then available in Victoria at the Hudson's Bay Company, 1701 Douglas Street, Plimley & Ritchie, in the now demolished Arcade Building, (Government Street at View Street) [...]

By | April 7th, 2019|Victoria History In Advertising|0 Comments

1931 Advertisement For Plymouth, By The Begg Motor Company, 865 Yates Street

Historic Victoria AdvertisementsAutomobiles & Transportation 1930-1939As part of our series on Historic Victoria Advertisements, Automobiles & Transportation, 1930-1939, here is a 1931 advertisement for Plymouth automobiles, from the Begg Motor Company, 865 Yates Street.In 1926, when it built 865 Yates Street as its office and showroom, Begg Motor Company had been [...]

By | April 6th, 2019|Victoria History In Advertising|0 Comments

1911 Advertisement For Angus Campbell & Co., The Ladies Store, 1010 Government Street

Historic Victoria Advertisements Women's Clothing 1910-1919As part of our series on Historic Victoria Advertisements, Women's Clothing, 1910-1919, here is a 1911 advertisement for Angus Campbell & Co., "The Ladies Store" which operated from the Promis Block, 1010 Government Street, for over three decades. 1911 advertisement for Angus Campbell, a women's clothing store located at 1010 [...]

By | April 4th, 2019|Victoria History In Advertising|0 Comments

1911 Advertisements For B.C. Coast Service Ships

Historic Victoria Advertisements Automobiles & Transportation 1910-1919 As part of our series on Historic Victoria Advertisements, Automobiles & Transportation , 1910-1919 , here are two 1911 advertisements for the B.C. Coast Service, a division of the Canadian Pacific Railway, which ran passenger ships between Victoria, Vancouver and other points along the B.C. coast. It also ran [...]

By | April 3rd, 2019|Victoria History In Advertising|0 Comments

1937 Advertisement For Vancouver Island Coach Lines

Historic Victoria Advertisements Automobiles & Transportation 1930-1939As part of our series on Historic Victoria Advertisements, Automobiles & Transportation , 1930-1939 , here is a 1937 advertisement for Vancouver Island Coach Lines, showing Douglas Street looking north from Yates Street, including the Reynolds Building and Victoria City Hall. 1937 advertisement for Vancouver Island Coach Lines, featuring [...]

By | April 3rd, 2019|Victoria History In Advertising|0 Comments

1917 Advertisement For Dr. Albert E. Clarke, Dentist, Reynolds Building, Douglas Street

Historic Victoria Advertisements Medical, Dental & Health 1910-1919 As part of our series on Historic Victoria Advertisements, Medical Dental & Health, 1910-1919, here is a 1917 advertisement for Dr. Albert E. Clarke, Dentist, in the Reynolds Building, 1300-1306 Douglas Street. Also see the 1915 advertisement for Dr. Gilbert's Painless Dental Parlors, in the Reynolds [...]

By | April 2nd, 2019|Victoria History In Advertising|0 Comments