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Vancouver Feature: Lions Gate Bridge Opens to Traffic
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Vancouver Feature: Canada’s First Gas Station Opens for Business
Province of Canada, 1841─67
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Province of Canada (Plain Language Summary)
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Vancouver Feature: Mob Storms Chinatown and Japantown
Death of Wolfe
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Seven Years’ War (Plain-Language Summary)
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Vancouver Feature: Pot Demonstration Turns Ugly
Charlottetown Conference
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Confederation (Plain Language Summary)
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Vancouver Feature: UBC Students Stage Great Trek
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Vancouver Feature: Hero Slain on a Vancouver Street
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Vancouver Feature: St. James Rises Again
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Vancouver Feature: Pioneer Retailer Opens Woodward’s
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Vancouver Feature: The Carnegie Library’s Own Tut
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Vancouver Feature: Sikh Migrants Stalled in Harbour
Quebec Act, 1774
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The Quebec Act, 1774 (Plain Language Summary)
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Vancouver Feature: Foncie Pulice Takes His Last Street Photo
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Vancouver Feature: Mysterious Count Funds City’s First Skyscraper
Canoe Manned by Voyageurs Passing a Waterfall
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Fur Trade in Canada (Plain-Language Summary)
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Daylight Saving Time in Canada
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Dallas Harms
British Slave Ship Brookes
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Black Enslavement in Canada (Plain Language Summary)
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Vancouver Feature: Vancouver Wins the Stanley Cup!
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NOVA Corporation
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Vancouver Feature: Fledgling City Incinerated in Minutes
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Vancouver Feature: Mayor McGeer Reads the Riot Act
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Vancouver Feature: Squatters Settle in Stanley Park
Metlakatla Indian Residential School Students
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Residential Schools in Canada (Plain Language Summary)
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Official Languages Act (1988) (Plain Language Summary)
Asahi Baseball
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Vancouver Feature: Asahis Win Terminal City Championship
Map of Stanley Park, 1960
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Vancouver Feature: “Babes in the Woods” Discovered
First HBC in Vancouver
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Vancouver Feature: The Bay’s Days
Howard Hughes
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Vancouver Feature: Billionaire Recluse Commandeers a Hotel
Binning Mosaic
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Vancouver Feature: BC Electric Building Opens
Vancouver Birks, 1913
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Vancouver Feature: Birks Building Demolished
Birks Clock
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Vancouver Feature: Birks Clock Moves Downtown
Bloody Sunday Protest, 1938
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Vancouver Feature: Bloody Sunday
Captain “Gassy” Jack Deighton
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Vancouver Feature: Gassy Jack Lands on the Burrard Shore
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Vancouver Feature: Joe Fortes Saves Lives, Wins Hearts
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Vancouver Feature: The Milkshake Murder
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Vancouver Feature: Shining Ball Punctuates Expo Site
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Vancouver Feature: Pauline Johnson Names Lost Lagoon
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Responsible Government (Plain Language Summary)
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Vancouver Feature: Marine Building Opens Amid Wall St. Woes
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Active Citizenship (Plain Language Summary)
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Vancouver Feature: Buddha Smiles on Vancouver Punk Scene
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Vancouver Feature: Murder in Shaughnessy Heights Mansion
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Vancouver Feature: Ironworkers Plunge to their Deaths
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Vancouver Feature: Japanese-Canadians Held at Hastings Park
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Vancouver Feature: Little Tramp Graces the Orpheum Stage
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Vancouver Feature: Timber Arch Installed on Native Site
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Vancouver Feature: “China-town” Develops on Old Dupont
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Vancouver Feature: Police Chief Slain in Wild Gun Fight
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Vancouver Feature: Police and Strikers Battle on the Docks
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Vancouver Feature: Restless Ghost Haunts the Old Court House
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Vancouver Feature: Doors Open into an Exotic Cave
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Vancouver Feature: Nine Maidens Adorn the New World Building
Death of Isaac Brock, The Battle of Queenston Heights
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The War of 1812 (Plain-Language Summary)
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Vancouver Feature: Heavyweight Champ Battles Future Movie Star
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Vancouver Feature: Homeless Vets Invade the Hotel Vancouver
Map of the Underground Railroad in the United States
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The Underground Railroad (Plain Language Summary)
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Vancouver Feature: KKK Moves into Shaughnessy Mansion