Historic Victoria Advertisements

Women’s Clothing 1910-1919

As part of our series on Historic Victoria AdvertisementsWomen’s Clothing, 1910-1919, here are the advertisements we have included on the site so far. We will be adding more over time.

1911 advertisement for Angus Campbell, a women's clothing store located at 1010 Government Street for several decades. (Victoria Online Sightseeing Tours collection)

1911 advertisement for Angus Campbell, a women’s clothing store located at 1010 Government Street for several decades. (Victoria Online Sightseeing Tours collection)

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

The Promis Block, 1006-1010 Government Street, built in 1905 by architects Thomas Hooper and C. Elwood Watkins for Oscar Promis of the Promis Estate Company, San Jose, California

The Promis Block, 1006-1010 Government Street, built in 1905 by architects Thomas Hooper and C. Elwood Watkins for Oscar Promis of the Promis Estate Company, San Jose, California

1911 advertisement for corsets by Angus Campbell, a women's clothing store located at 1010 Government Street for several decades. (Victoria Online Sightseeing Tours collection)

1911 advertisement for corsets by Angus Campbell & Co., a women’s clothing store located at 1010 Government Street for several decades. (Victoria Online Sightseeing Tours collection)

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

The Promis Block, 1006-1010 Government Street, built in 1905 by architects Thomas Hooper and C. Elwood Watkins for Oscar Promis of the Promis Estate Company, San Jose, California

The Promis Block, 1006-1010 Government Street, built in 1905 by architects Thomas Hooper and C. Elwood Watkins for Oscar Promis of the Promis Estate Company, San Jose, California

1912 advertisement for Finch & Finch, 719 Yates Street (Victoria Online Sightseeing Tours collection)

1912 advertisement for Finch & Finch, 719 Yates Street (Victoria Online Sightseeing Tours collection)

1912 Advertisement for Finch & Finch, 719 Yates Street

Finch & Finch built 719 Yates Street for its women’s clothing business.

The Finch Building, 719 Yates Street (photo: Victoria Online Sightseeing Tours)

The Finch Building, 719 Yates Street (photo: Victoria Online Sightseeing Tours)

1912 Advertisement For Christie’s Shoe Emporium, 1328 Government Street

The Russell Block, 1316-1328 Government Street and 589 Johnson Street. Built in 1878 and 1888 by architect John Teague for R.J. Russell (photo by Victoria Online Sightseeing Tours)

The Russell Block, 1316-1328 Government Street and 589 Johnson Street. Built in 1878 and 1888 by architect John Teague for R.J. Russell (photo by Victoria Online Sightseeing Tours)

1915 advertisement for Angus Campbell & Co. Ltd., 1008-1010 Government Street (Victoria Online Sightseeing Tours collection)

1915 advertisement for Angus Campbell & Co. Ltd., 1008-1010 Government Street (Victoria Online Sightseeing Tours collection)

1915 Advertisement For Angus Campbell & Co. Ltd., 1008-1010 Government Street

The Promis Block, 1006-1010 Government Street, built in 1905 by architects Thomas Hooper and C. Elwood Watkins for Oscar Promis of the Promis Estate Company, San Jose, California

The Promis Block, 1006-1010 Government Street, built in 1905 by architects Thomas Hooper and C. Elwood Watkins for Oscar Promis of the Promis Estate Company, San Jose, California

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