VIEW-1565.A.2 | Victoria Square, Montreal, QC, about 1887
Victoria Square, Montreal, QC, about 1887
Wm. Notman & Son
About 1887, 19th century
Silver salts on paper - Gelatin silver process
17 x 23 cm
Purchase from Associated Screen News Ltd.
© McCord Museum
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Keys to History
Of Montreal's great Victorian squares, Victoria Square is certainly the one that has undergone the most changes. At the end of the 19th century, it linked what was then the central business district in Old Montreal, and the new downtown, closer to the mountain, which can be seen in the background.