Historic Victoria Advertisements
Automobiles & Transportation 1930-1939

As part of our series on Historic Victoria Advertisements here is our page on advertisements for Automobiles & Transportation 1930-1939.

We will be adding more Historic Victoria Advertisements on Automobiles & Transportation 1930-1939 to this page over time.

1931 advertisement for Plymouth, by the Begg Motor Company Ltd, 865 Yates Street Victoria Online Sightseeing Tours collection)

1931 advertisement for Plymouth, by the Begg Motor Company Ltd, 865 Yates Street (Victoria Online Sightseeing Tours collection)

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

1250 Quadra Street, viewed from Yates Street (photo by Victoria Online Sightseeing Tours)

1250 Quadra Street / 865 Yates Street, viewed from Yates Street (photo by Victoria Online Sightseeing Tours)

1931 advertisement for Willys cars and trucks, sold by Thomas H. Weeks & Sons Ltd,, 968 Yates Street (Victoria Online Sightseeing Tours collection)

1931 advertisement for Willys cars and trucks, sold by Thomas H. Weeks & Sons Ltd,, 968 Yates Street (Victoria Online Sightseeing Tours collection)

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

968 Yates Street is still standing but now has the address 966 Yates Street.

1931 advertisement for CCM Bicycles, available in Victoria at Hudson's Bay Co., 1701 Douglas Street, Plimley & Ritchie in the (now demolished) Arcade Building and Peden Brothers, 1410-1412 Douglas Street. (Victoria Online Sightseeing Tours collection)

1931 advertisement for CCM Bicycles, available in Victoria at Hudson’s Bay Co., 1701 Douglas Street, Plimley & Ritchie in the (now demolished) Arcade Building and Peden Brothers, 1410-1412 Douglas Street. (Victoria Online Sightseeing Tours collection)

1931 Advertisement for CCM Bicycles

As shown in the advertisement there were three CCM dealers in Victoria in 1931. Two of the buildings they occupied are still standing at 1701 Douglas Street and 1410-1412 Douglas Street.

1937 advertisement for Ford V-8 trucks, sold at National Motor Co., which was at 819 Yates Street. (Victoria Online Sightseeing Tours collection)

1937 advertisement for Ford V-8 trucks, sold at National Motor Co., which was at 819 Yates Street. (Victoria Online Sightseeing Tours collection)

1937 Advertisement For Ford V-8 Trucks, National Motor Company, 819 Yates Street

1937 advertisement for Austin cars, by Thomas Plimley Ltd., 1010 Yates Street (Victoria Online Sightseeing Tours collection)

1937 advertisement for Austin cars, by Thomas Plimley Ltd., 1010 Yates Street (Victoria Online Sightseeing Tours collection)

1939 advertisement for Buick placed by Davis-Drake Motors, 900 Fort Street. The building at 900 Fort Street is no longer standing. (Victoria Online Sightseeing Tours collection)

1939 advertisement for McLaughlin-Buick placed by Davis-Drake Motors, 900 Fort Street. The building at 900 Fort Street is no longer standing. (Victoria Online Sightseeing Tours collection)

1939 advertisement for Austin 8 cars, by Thomas Plimley Ltd., 1010 Yates Street (Victoria Online Sightseeing Tours collection)

1939 advertisement for Austin 8 cars, by Thomas Plimley Ltd., 1010 Yates Street (Victoria Online Sightseeing Tours collection)

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