Here are two pictures of Montreal taken in the 1800’s with a modern picture taken at the exact location. Since 2000 some stuff has changed, it would be nice to go out and get the same pictures today.
Harbour from Notre-Dame Church, looking east, Montreal, QC, 1863
View from Notre-Dame Basilica, looking east, Montreal, QC, 2000.
View of the harbour, looking east, Montreal, QC, 1884
View of the harbour, looking east from the Pointe-à-Callière Museum, Montreal, QC, 2000
An interesting writeup with some history:
Jermalism- Geo Klein Boat co.
Photos taken from Societe historique de saint-henri’s Page Vivre en ville . LINK
Jenkins 1948 Photo 23.1-829.1
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Urban Lookout can now be reached by this URL