Elgin Street

1938
2013
Knox Church on Elgin in the 1930 in Ottawa
Knox Church on Elgin in the 2013 in Ottawa
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The Knox Church , on the south-east corner of Elgin and Lisgar, has not changed much over the last 70 years. The Knox Church is only a few years old on that photo since the first building, located at Elgin and Laurier, was demolished in the 1930s to make room for...
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1938
2013
Elgin Street at Lisgar looking north in Ottawa in 1938
Elgin Street at Lisgar looking north in Ottawa in 2013
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The streetscape of Elgin street was substanTially altered in the 70 years that separate the two photos.  The only 2 buildings that remained on Elgin are the Normal School and the First Baptist Church.  The Bell Place and other modern buildings took over the Victorian houses and low-rIse apartment buildings.One...
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~1945
2013
Elgin Street
Elgin Street
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~1900
2013
Wellington Street and Elgin Street from the Peace Tower in 1900
War Memorial from the Peace Tower
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Several buildings on the archive picture no longer exist: the Russell House, the City Hall, the Knox Church and the post office....
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