Historic Victoria Advertisements
Automobiles & Transportation 1940-1949

As part of our series on Historic Victoria AdvertisementsAutomobiles & Transportation , 1940-1949 , here is a 1940 advertisement for Oldsmobile, sold by Davis-Drake Motors Ltd., 900 Fort Street, at Quadra Street.

1940 advertisement for Oldsmobile, by David-Drake Motors Ltd., then located at 900 Fort Street, on the north east corner of the Fort Street / Quadra Street intersection (Victoria Online Sightseeing Tours collection)

1940 advertisement for Oldsmobile, by Davis-Drake Motors Ltd., then located at 900 Fort Street, on the north east corner of the Fort Street / Quadra Street intersection (Victoria Online Sightseeing Tours collection)

900 Quadra Street, where Davis-Drake Motors was located in 1940, is now a vacant lot. Here is a map showing the location of 900 Quadra Street:

Here is a Google Street View image of 900 Quadra Street:

David-Drake Motors Ltd. also had a branch in downtown Duncan, at the corner of Government Street and Kenneth Street.

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