OLDER CANADA
David Aaron Photography

Saskatchewan

My father was born in North Battleford and over the years I have had the opportunity to visit this beautiful prairie province.  From the tunnels of Moose Jaw to the majestic Gardiner Dam at Diefenbaker Lake, here are but a few of my photographs of Saskatchewan.
Hodgeville
Historic Saskatchewan
Borden Grain Elevator
Saskatchewan Grain Elevator 1999 - demolished.
Canora Saskatchewan
1999
1978
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Lang Grain Elevator
Rosetown Grain Elevator
1978
1979
Melville Grain Elevator
Craik Grain Elevator
2000
1975

Only known photo of the old grain elevators located in Saskatoon.  Image taken June 1979.  Please note that this photo is blurred for the internet
Saskatoon Grain Elevator
1979
City Hall visible in the distance
Nelson BC
1974
A beautiful Saskatchewan sunset
Ogema Grain Elevator
1979
Image has been cropped for the internet
1981
Fort St John Elevator
1979
Hague Grain Elevator
British Columbia
Okay, this is not  Alberta, but a rare image of the Wawa cairn as it originally appeared in the 1960's.  This monument still stands, but has been altered
Wawa Goose
1966
Rare vintage photograph of the Wawa cairn as it originally looked in the 1960's.  This monument still stands today, but has been completely made-over
Main street Aklavik during the mid 1970's.  I have various images of this area taken in the early 1970's
Aklavik, NWT
1974
Vintage
Yukon/NWT
Saskatchewan/BC/Yukon
West Toronto Train Station
1981
Gunnar Mines located near Uranium City, Saskatchewan 1957
1957
1974
1957
Gunnar Mines
Historic Dawson City
Atikokan Mines

Victoria,  British Columbia
Empress Hotel
1953
Very High quality image aerial view of Dawson City 1974.  Part 1 of 3
One of the most beautiiful grain elevator photos in my collection and includes the historic water tower.  Note:  This photo has been cropped.  The original image will show the entire scene
Rare colour image taken in 1969 including the street.  Image has been blurred and cropped for the internet
1969
Dawson Creek Grain Elevator
I have a whole series of photographs documenting Dawson Creek in 1969
Dawson Creek Elevator
1969
Rare photo of the Tutshi at Carcross in 1969.  This boat was destroyed by fire in July of 1990.  I have a series of photography documenting the Whitehorse area in 1969.  Note the stage coach
"Tutshi"  Carcross Yukon
1969
The Klondike II as it looked in 1969 before becoming a museum attraction
Klondike II  Whitehorse
1969
Colour image of Lowe's mortuary a designated National historic site.  I have numerous photographs of Dawson City from this era if you are interested.  Image is cropped and blurred for the internet.  Original is sharp
Lowes Mortuary
1969
Colour photograph taken prior to painting and the addition of a fence around the Casca and Whitehorse.  Sadly, both were destroyed by fire on June 20, 1974
Casca and Whitehorse
1969
Vancouver shoreline as it looked in July 1969
1969
Vancouver BC
This is HMCS Discovery as it looked in 1969.  Note the openness as compared to today
HMCS Discovery
1969
Main Street Dawson City 1969.  I have other street scenes from this time period
1969
Dawson City
3rd Avenue as it looked in 1969.  The Columbus hotel on the left burned down in 2008
The corner of Mile Zero as it looked in 1969
10th street with Bill's News visible 1969.  Image has been cropped and blurred for the internet
Prince George BC
Dawson Creek
Dawson Creek 10th Street
1969
1969
1969
National historic site
Granville at Robson 1969.  Things have changed a little in 50 years.  I have a collection of various downtown scenes
Vancouver
Granville Street
1983
Bredenbury Grain Elevator
Eastern Canada
Rare photographs
One of the most beautiful photographs in my collection  A far cry from the few that still reside their today
Craik Elevator with a CN train in front