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CaptainKirk Dec 5, 2013 1:48 AM

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Originally Posted by SteelTown (Post 6362876)
Finally a good shot of the Eaton's building. I rarely EVER see this. Got anymore?

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Eaton's downtown Hamilton 1939-06-07 - Royal Visit

CaptainKirk Dec 5, 2013 2:04 AM

1978

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CaptainKirk Dec 5, 2013 2:06 AM

1959. Bonus point if you give the location without cheating

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CaptainKirk Dec 5, 2013 2:12 AM

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CaptainKirk Dec 5, 2013 2:16 AM

https://scontent-b-ord.xx.fbcdn.net/...01497590_n.jpg 52 John Street North & Rebecca

Katrillion Dec 5, 2013 2:29 AM

Wow, they really butchered the Eatons building towards the end of it's life...

movingtohamilton Dec 5, 2013 2:53 AM

The Carling's Beer Store is quite something. I would guess it's late 1930s? The vehicles look like 1950s.

CaptainKirk Dec 5, 2013 3:17 AM

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View of the Desjardins Canal with Two Men in the Foreground ca 1910.

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CaptainKirk Dec 5, 2013 3:21 AM

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CaptainKirk Dec 5, 2013 3:32 AM

1971

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movingtohamilton Dec 5, 2013 3:47 AM

What was the Sunoco Copter Club?

LikeHamilton Dec 5, 2013 2:55 PM

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Originally Posted by CaptainKirk (Post 6363581)
1959. Bonus point if you give the location without cheating

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Cannon & Wellington now a Shoppers Drug Store.

LikeHamilton Dec 5, 2013 2:57 PM

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Originally Posted by CaptainKirk (Post 6363586)

Burlington & Wellington St. Became Lakeport Brewery.

LikeHamilton Dec 5, 2013 3:03 PM

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Originally Posted by CaptainKirk (Post 6363590)

This would be across from Hydro and Fire Station 1. These would have made a beautiful condo but now is just a big parking lot.

Speaking of Fire Station 1. It now has it's own facebook page with lots of old pictures.

The Big House - Hamilton Fire Station 1

https://www.facebook.com/TheBigHouse...onFireStation1

Ahatmose Dec 6, 2013 5:57 PM

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Originally Posted by CaptainKirk (Post 6363667)

Great pictures of "Shacktown". Also interesting to see how low the water level was at this time.

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Dr Awesomesauce Dec 7, 2013 12:37 AM

Eaton's - Love it!
John + Rebecca - Wow! What a shame.
Shacktown - Amazeballs.

Keep 'em coming. Cheers.

CaptainKirk Dec 7, 2013 3:53 AM

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The YWCA building at 17 Main Street West - 1916


Any guesses on the following?

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1907

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1913

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1892 ( Most obviosu one, I think)

CaptainKirk Dec 7, 2013 3:57 AM

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CaptainKirk Dec 7, 2013 4:07 AM

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Facebook - Vintage Hamilton

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1930s on James Street North in front of the Lister Block. This may have a march that progressed down King St. West ended in Victoria Park. "Apparently meetings sometimes took place in an old building on Hughson near Cannon Street, known as the National Building." Hamilton. Panorama of Our Past. Dave L. VH Co-Admin
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From The Journey from Tollgate to Parkway..."horses from a local bread company had been loaned to the Klan, and some spectators recognized them during the parade route through an Italian section of town. 'Given the Klans anti-Catholic views, the entire neighbourhood was incensed. The resulting boycott of the bread company drove it out of business a year later.'"

CaptainKirk Dec 7, 2013 4:08 AM

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