McPhee Collection


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Montreal Trust 
Images  May 1987  View from parking lot of Montreal Trust Company, #201 - 657 Marine Drive
Oasis Automobile Car Wash Park Royal Ltd. 
Images  May 1987  Street view of Oasis Automobile Car Wash, 900 South Park Royal
Saskatchewan Pavilion Restaurant 
Images  May 1987  Street view of Saskatchewan Pavilion Restaurant, 1010 South Park Royal.Restaurant awning reads: The Restaurant from the Saskatchewan Pavilion. The restaurant was originally part of the Saskatchewan Pavilion at Expo 86.
Le Pic-Nic French Breads Ltd. 
Images  May 1987  Street view of Le Pic-Nic French Breads Ltd., 505 - 15th Street
Bellevue Avenue at 13th 
Images  Circa 1954  Reclaimed railroad right of way for Pacific Great Eastern Railway through West Vancouver. Before construction of newly reopened PGE line, early 1950's, circa 1954. View east from 13th and Bellevue. Lions Gate Bridge is barely visible in background.
Royal Food Market 
Images  1987  Ichiban Japanese Cuisine and Royal Food Market, 1400 block Marine Drive.
Chez-Elle Esthetics 
Images  1987  Second storey window of building in 1400 block Marine Drive. Chez-Elle Esthetics and Nails by Heather & Co.
Cega Fabrics 
Images  1987  Streetview of Cega Fabrics, Goldcraft Jewellery (design studio), and Kurt's Clock Repair (Vancouver Clock). 1400 block Marine.
Ambleside T.V. & Video Ltd. 
Images  1987  Street view of Ambleside T.V. & Video Ltd. (awning reads Ambleside TV) and Gundi's Gourmet Restaurant. 1400 Block Marine Drive.
Marcell's Shoe Renew 
Images  1987  Street view of 1400 block Marine Drive. Three businesses: Marcell's Shoe Renew, Hagen's Travel and Caverly's Television.
1400 Block Marine Drive 
Images  1987  Street view of businesses in 1400 block of Marine Drive.
Howard's Paint & Wallpaper Ltd. 
Images  1987  Street view of Howard's Paint & Wallpaper Ltd., 1491 Marine Drive.
Chimera Fine Lingerie 
Images  1987  Street view of Chimera Fine Lingerie. 1487 Marine Drive.
Valerianne of Vancouver 
Images  1987  Street view of childrens, baby, toddler store. 1400 block Marine Drive.
West Van Furniture Sales 
Images  1987  Street view of Potters Music and West Van Furniture Sales, 1469 Marine Drive. Window of Potters says "Original to the North Shore".
Kwik Stop Food Store 
Images  1987  View from parking lot of Kwik Stop Food Store, 2228 Marine Drive.
Nielsen O'Brien Agencies Ltd. 
Images  1987  Street view of Nielsen O'Brien Agencies Ltd., 1400 block Marine Drive.
Gardenia Landscaping Inc. 
Images  1987  Street view of Gardenia Landscaping Inc. 1489 Marine Drive. In reflection in the glass in this photo you can see the photographer, Bill McPhee, taking the photo from the front seat of a yellow car.
Howard's Pianos 
Images  1987  Street view of 1400 block Marine Drive. Howard's Pianos (1475 Marine) and Adonis Photo Studio.
Esso Service Station 
Images  c.1987  Street view of Esso Self Service Station at the corner of Marine Drive and 15th Street.
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McPhee Collection


This collection holds the works of local amateur photographer William (Bill) McPhee. Bill worked closely with West Vancouver Memorial Library staff in the late 1980s and early 1990s to document the changing landscape of West Vancouver. His straightforward documentary style focuses mainly on houses and businesses in the Ambleside and Dundarave neighbourhoods.