Vancouver: Opera House

Country: Canada
Province: British Columbia
City: Vancouver
Location: 765 Granville Street

Built 1888-1891 by John Hopkins and Edward Hopkins for Canadian Pacific Railway as an extension to the Hotel Vancouver. Opened 1891. 1200 seats. 1907 major rebuilding and expansion by E. W. Houghton. 1912 severely damaged by fire. 1912 rebuilding and expansion by James J. Donnellan. Later various renamings ("Orpheum", "International Cinema", "Lyric Theatre"). Demolished 1969 in favour of the Pacific Centre Mall.

Links: changingvancouver.wordpress.com, CinemaTreasures, Wikidata

Vancouver: Opera House Front Text: "Opera House, Vancouver, B. C."
Publisher: European Import Co., Chromo-Serie No. 8, Made in Germany
Type: Divided Back
Size: Classic
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