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1928
2014
Aerial View of Lowertown East in Ottawa in 1928
Aerial View of Lowertown East in Ottawa in 2014
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Massive Expropriations. Massive urban renewal plan. Tremendous failure.
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In hindsight, the mistakes from past decisions become dead obvious. With the Ottawa Past & Present project, through several hundred comparisons, we try to demonstrate that past decisions do not guarantee future success. On that front, Lowertown East is particularly striking and anyone wandering or living in this area of...
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~1900
2013
Strathcona Park in Ottawa around 1900
Strathcona Park in Ottawa around 2013
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~1900
2013
Strathcona Park in Ottawa looking north around 1900
Strathcona Park in Ottawa looking north around 2013
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~1910
2013
Strathcona Park Looking North in Ottawa around 1910
Strathcona Park Looking North in Ottawa around 2013
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