Feb 22nd, 1975 — The Wainuiomata rugby team from New Zealand, left, waiting for a lineout during a game against the UBC old boys at Brockton Oval in Stanley Park.
From my archives
January 24th, 1985 — Students, probably from Templeton High School, driving around the streets of east end Vancouver protesting government cutbacks to the education system.
January 8, 2006 — Vancouver, BC — Construction of the Vancouver convention centre in Coal Harbour at the foot of Burrard Street.
Circa 1980 — Homemade electric motor powered scooter.
June 19th, 1975 — Laying road bricks in Gastown, Maple Tree Square and Water Street.
October 14th, 1974 — 9 year old Carol Omstead chasing bubbles on Kits Beach.
Circa 1975 — One of the New Westminster’s longest traditions is the Ancient and Honourable Hyack Anvil Battery’s annual 21-shot anvil salute at Queen’s Park Stadium on the Queen’s birthday.
Circa 1973 — Eric Bagnall from Quebec competing in the water skiing event during the Canada Games in Burnaby.
June 18th, 1975 — Boeing hydrofoil under the Lions Gate Bridge on a test run to Victoria.
Circa 1975 — Bill Wild (25) and Doug Forsayeth (14) at the long gone China Creek Bowl oval.