Daly Building

1938
2013
Rideau Street with the Daly Building and the Corry Block
Rideau Street in 2013 without the Daly Building and the Corry Block
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The block on the left-hand side has been demolished to increase traffic flow. Daly Block demolished
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Everybody knows the Daly building on the right-hand side of the photo. The Corry Block where the sign "Banque Canadienne Nationale" is on the left-hand side.  The NCC decided to tear down both buildings, and many others, to increase car flow into the area.  They had the clever idea of creating...
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1938
2013
Rideau street and Sussex Drive intersection in 1938 with the Daly Building
Rideau street and Sussex Drive intersection in 1938 without the Daly Building
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The NCC let the Daly Block rot so it can justify its demolition.
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1938
2013
Daly building and Château Laurier in 1938
Mackenzie Avenue and Rideau Street in 2013
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The Daly Building was erected in 1905, before the Château Laurier which construction began in 1910.  The Daly Building was the first department store of Ottawa.  In 1915, it was bought by the federal government and turned into office space in 1921.  After decades of negligence by the owner, the...
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1957
2013
Rideau Street in the 50s
rideau Street in Ottawa in 2013 without the Corry Block
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