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Stanley Park photo pack

Significance 

This photo pack was produced by the Gowen Sutton Co. Ltd., owned by photographer Frank Gowen. The company was appointed “official photographer” of Stanley Park from 1916. In the early years, its duties included being on hand to take photographs of visitors by the Hollow Tree. Beginning in the 1930s, Frank Gowen operated a kiosk at Prospect Point where he sold souvenir postcards such as these.

Date Range 
c. 1936 - 1950
Artist 
Photographer: The Gowen Sutton Company Ltd., Vancouver
Dimensions 
12.3 cm wide, 7.9 cm long
Museum Location 
Storage
Catalog Number 
H2008.23.31a-k
Donor 
Peggy Imredy