Collection CR2 - Canada Permanent site photographs

Billboards in corner lot Sackville and Barrington Streets, Halifax Looking down on trolley car at corner of Barrington and Sackville Streets Looking up Sackville Street at corner of Barrington - Rosedale Nurseries and Diner American Sweet Shop corner of Barrington and Sackville Streets Architect's sketch of new Canada Permanent building corner of Sackville and Barrington St. Halifax 1959 - cars on Sackville Street Diana Cigar Store on Barrington Street in Halifax Billboards corner lot Sackville and Argyle Streets Corner lot Sackville and Argyle Streets New Service Restaurant on the corner of Sackville and Argyle Streets
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Canada Permanent site photographs

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  • [194?-196?] (Creation)

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13 photographs (b&w)

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Photographs were donated by the Toronto Dominion Bank Archives, Toronto in 2006. They had been part of the records of Canada Permanent who merged with Canada Trust who later became part of TD.

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Collection consists of photographs of various views of the site at the corners of Barrington, Argyle and Sackville Streets in downtown Halifax prior to Canada Permanent constructing its new building at 428 Barrington Street. There is also an artist's rendition of the new building. Buildings shown are New Service Restaurant, Garrick Theatre, Zellers, Carleton Hotel, Rosedale Nurseries, Diana Cigar Store, American Sweet Shop, The Herald, D'Allairds Loans, Tailor Made Eating. Photographs also show trolley buses, and billboard advertisements.

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