As part of our series on Historic Victoria Advertisements, Automobiles & Transportation, 1910-1919, here is a 1913 advertisement from the Vancouver Island Motor Company, 937-941 View Street , for Hudson Six 54 cars.
The building in which the Vancouver Island Motor Company was located is no longer standing but here is a map showing where it would have been:
Here is a Google Street View image of the site:
Here are some websites with more information on the Hudson Six 54 aka the Hudson Terraplane
This location was later occupied by Begg Motor Company, a Chevrolet dealer, which worked from 937 View Street until 1926, when it moved to its newly built showroom at 865 Yates Street (now 1250 Quadra Street).
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