Tag Archives: montreal

Montreal From the Mountain, Notman Archives

Here are some pictures from the Notman & Sons collection of what one would see looking at Montreal from mount royal.

VIEW OF THE CITY OF MONTREAL, FROM THE MOUNTAIN 1850-1885
Engraving | VIEW OF THE CITY OF MONTREAL, FROM THE MOUNTAIN. | M7486

Montreal from Mount Royal, QC, 1865
Photograph | Montreal from Mount Royal, QC, 1865 | N-0000.268.19

View from mount royal 1890
Photograph | View from Mount Royal, Montreal, QC, about 1890 | VIEW-2396

Montreal from Mount Royal, QC, 1911
Photograph | Montreal from Mount Royal, QC, 1911 (?) | VIEW-4886

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Then And Now, Notman Archives

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
Photograph | Harbour from Notre-Dame Church, looking east, Montreal, QC, 1863 | I-8413


View from Notre-Dame Basilica, looking east, Montreal, QC, 2000.

Photograph | View from Notre-Dame Basilica, looking east, Montreal, QC, 2000. After Notman (I-8413) | M2001.60.31


View of the harbour, looking east, Montreal, QC, 1884

Photograph | View of the harbour, looking east, Montreal, QC, 1884 | VIEW-1332

View of the harbour, looking east from the Pointe-à-Callière Museum, Montreal, QC, 2000
Photograph | View of the harbour, looking east from the Pointe-à-Callière Museum, Montreal, QC, 2000. After Notman (VIEW-1332) | M2001.60.4

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Jenkins Valve St-Henri

Photos taken from Societe historique de saint-henri’s Page Vivre en ville . LINK

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Jenkins 1948 Photo 23.1-829.2

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Jenkins 1948 Photo 23.1-829.8

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The factory.


A while ago. I never posted this. More to come!
This place still had electricity, tools and everything!

Lachine Canal

Snapshots of a city

Incinerateur 3

In the next few weeks, ill add some pictures that were stored on my HDD for ages and never made it to the internets. Welcome to incinerateur 3

I might add morepics to this post once i find all the rest of them.

Pictures taken around Fall 2006