Historic Victoria Advertisements
Buildings

As part of our series on Historic Victoria Advertisements, Buildings, here is a 1926 advertisement for Standard Furniture, located in the Finch Building, 719 Yates Street.

This particular advertisement is also interesting because it includes late 19th and early 20th century Census figures for Victoria’s population.

1926 advertisement showing Standard Furniture occupying the Finch Building at 719 Yates Street (Victoria Online Sightseeing Tours collection)

1926 advertisement showing Standard Furniture occupying the Finch Building at 719 Yates Street (Victoria Online Sightseeing Tours collection)

Here is how the Finch Building appears today:

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 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 & Finch719 Yates Street

Here is a 1912 advertisement for Finch & Finch, the company which built the Finch Building in 1910 as its business location.

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