H2008.23.1174 - Vancouver tourism magazine, c. 1932

Catalogue Number
H2008.23.1174
Object Name
magazine
Object Type
souvenir
Alternate Object Name

booklet

Associated Material

Similar to H2008.23.1171 except later edition

Use Country
Canada
Use Province / Territory
B.C.
Use Municipality
Vancouver
Dates/Period
1930s
Date
1931 to 1933
Artifact History

This pamphlet is part of a collection of over 3,500 pieces related to Stanley Park, collected by Doreen Margaret "Peggy" Imredy. Imredy began her remarkable collection of Stanley Park material in 1972 after she became enchanted with the park during the installation of the "Girl in a Wetsuit" sculpture created by her husband Elek Imredy. The extensive collection consists of souvenirs, postcards, pamphlets, books, posters, maps, and other material - all related to Stanley Park.

Title
Vancouver Invites You Visit Canada's Evergreen Playground
Publisher Information

The Sun Publishing Company, Ltd., Vancouver, B.C.

Physical Description
Small souvenir magazine displaying scenic photographs of Vancouver, B.C., c. 1930; exterior front cover shows print image, possibly lithographic, of the Stanley Park Pavillion; magazine contains 1931 British Columbia Business Condition Survey; map of Greater Vancouver; scenic photographs of various Vancouver attractions such as Stanley Park, Downtown and the North Shore; photos by Frank Gowen, Leonard Frank, Canadian Photo Co. and Dominion Photo Co.; published by Vancouver Sun.
Material
paper, metal
Colour
Multi-coloured
Dimension Remarks

Dimensions describe booklet when closed.

Parts
Artifact Part Height (cm) Length (cm) Width (cm) Depth (cm) Diameter (cm) Thickness (cm) Weight
23.40 15.00
Nomenclature
Department
History
Source
Imredy, Peggy