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Here are links from various topics in regards to history.
Vancouver & BC History
Burrard Bridge History Burrard Bridge history from the Vancouver history archives
Canada Place Architects Architects and their firms who designed Canada Place
Canadian Pacific Railway History about the Canadian Pacific Railway
Canadian Railway, Further Reading on Railway History: quick history From the Port of Vancouver | detailed history From McGill University | more detailed history From the Canadian Encyclopedia | CP History from Canadian Pacific Railway site | ViaRail History from ViaRail site
Charles Marega Sculptor in old Vancouver, responsible for various sculptures around Vancouver
Chinese Canadians History on Chinese Canadians
First Nations Guide A guide for newcomers in regards to the different First Nations, the Inuit, and the Métis.
Indian Act Overview of the past and present Indian Act
IRSS Indian Residential School Survivors Society
Lee Building (Vancouver Heritage Foundation) History about the Lee Building
Port Authority Port of Vancouver and its governance
Vancouver Heritage Foundation Interactive Map Map of heritage houses and other information
Vancouver History of Vancouver before it was
Around the World History
Chinese History – First Opium War Brief History on the First Opium war
Chinese History – Taiping Rebellion Brief History on the Taiping Rebellion