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2014
Bank Street between James and Gladstone Avenue in 1970
Bank Street between James and Gladstone Avenue in 2014
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Ross Dunn
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More density, more people, more services, same ambiance.
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+1.5
115 votes
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This comparison of Bank Street in Ottawa is interesting on many fronts.  First, from a photographic point of view, it is one of the rare archival photos (actually, it is the first one we have ever done) that was shot with a long focal length; 200 mm in this case.Two...
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~1890
2011
Corner of Sussex Drive and George Street around 1890
Corner of Sussex Drive and George Street in 2012
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+4
The NCC gave a second life to this heritage building. Hats off!
Visitors's vote
+2.4
64 votes
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~1970
2017
Tabaret Hall of University of Ottawa
Tabaret Hall of University of Ottawa in 2016
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+3
Heritage building preserved. Parking removed.
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+2.8
30 votes
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Tabaret Hall hardly changed over the last 40 years. Its surrounding, however, has changed substantially with the addition of numerous tall buildings like Desmarais Hall and the apartments of the 50 Laurier. Please note the evolution of the trees on the right, next to the removed parking lot....
~1970
2014
Former Grand Hotel in Ottawa
Congress CEntre of Ottawa in 2014
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More density and maturity.
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+2.1
99 votes
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The buildings in the front of the archive photo were the Grand Hotel and the former post office.  They were both sacrified to make room for the Rideau Centre....
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