This page contains a selection of historical images of mostly Edmonton taken around 1950. It is only now that these amazing images are being shown. This is but a small selection of the images. These images are for sale and are available in
various sizes if you are looking for something for your home or office.
Copyrights belong to David Aaron
Canadian Pacific Downtown
CP station Old Strathcona
Canadian Northern Railway
Gallagher Park with horse
100 A Street Telephone Building
Mewburn's Hospital University of Alberta
Norwood Elementary School
Holy Trinity at Smoky Lake 1949
Photographs on this page are for information purposes only. These images are intentionally out of focus and are cropped for display on the internet.
Customers purchasing photographs will receive sharp high quality images.
Thank-you to the family of Orval Allen who provided me with these photographs. This is only a small sample of Orval's images in my library. Please contact me if you are looking for
something specific to this era.
Orval ran Progress Photo on 99st and then on Whyte Avenue.
Many of the photographs he took were used in postcards.
Incline Elevator Edmonton
Rare photo of fire Station 6 located in Old Strathcona which was converted into a theatre in the early 1980's and recently demolished.
Family walking down Whyte Avenue c1955
Totem pole on display at the
Royal Alberta Museum