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Man, woman and child in buggy pulled by oxen.

Man, woman and child in four-wheeled buggy pulled by two oxen (or bulls), in front of Wilson's Lunch Counter and Preston Butcher shop on 2nd Avenue South.

Date: [ca. 1906].

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Tugaske, a thriving town on new line of C.P.R..

View of General Store, hardware, drug store and City Restaurant in Tugaske, Saskatchewan. Men are gathered in front of the store, and a cart with horses is on the dirt street.

Date: 1908.

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Albert's Cafe.

Image of three waitresses and an apron-clad man standing outside Albert's Cafe.

Date: [ca. 1910].

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People in front of a restaurant in Rosetown.

Postcard: Crowd assembled on boardwalk outside frame building with sign "Restaurant, bakery & confectionery" in Rosetown.

Date: [ca. 1910]?.

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Waitresses in dining room of old King Edward Hotel.

Image depicts waitresses in the dining room of the old King Edward Hotel. Tables are covered with tablecloths and large napkins and the room is decorated for Christmas.

Date: [ca. 1912].

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Downtown railyards and west Saskatoon.

Overhead view looking west over downtown railyards to west side of Saskatoon. Foreground shows railyards and Edmonton Beer Storage building. Middle ground shows Avenue A South from 20th Street to 21st Street. On far left is King Edward Hotel with the Royal Restaurant, Feed barn, Mark Laundry, Canada Cafe, Hoffman's, Goldman & Co., B. Rubin and S.A. Early on extreme right. A.E. Gardiner Machine Co on Avenue C South isin middle of photo. Distance shows Princess and Alexandra Schools, also Alexandra Hotel. St. Paul's Hospital prominent in far distance.

Date: [between 1912 and 1913].

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Bird's eye view of 1st Avenue South.

Bird's eye view of 1st Avenue South and the CNR rail yards, probably taken from overhead foot bridge. On 1st Avenue see Albert's Cafe, Empire Clothing Co., National Land Co., among others.

Date: 1913.

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Looking north up 1st Avenue South.

Looking North up 1st Avenue South, probably from overhead footbridge at end of 20th Street East. Canada Building looms large in right. Board of Trade "house" and larger boom-era Board of Trade office building are side by side on west side of 1st Avenue. Miscellaneous businesses on east side of street: pool hall, cafes, a rooming house and further North, McLaughlin Carriage Co., Saskatoon Bread Co.

Date: 1913.

Photographer: Hillyard and Free.

Copyright information: Public domain.

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Photo 9 of 217. | | |

Woolworth's lunch counter.

Two views of Woolworth's lunch counter, showing such prices as 10 cents for a sundae, 5 cents for pop. Sign above the counter reads "Nothing in this store over 15 cents"

Date: [after 1914].

Photographer: Hillyard, Leonard A.

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Interior view of Rex Cafe.

Interior view of the Rex Cafe, located at 258 2nd Avenue South.

Date: [between 1915 and 1919].

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Staff pose on sidewalk.

Cafe staff pose on sidewalk in front of Paris Cafe (252 - 2nd Avenue South, 1920-38)

Date: [ca. 1920].

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Photo 12 of 217. | | |

Lunch counter in Chinese restaurant.

Unidentified Chinese behind lunch counter in unknown restaurant. Chinese is wearing white jacket and tie.

Date: [ca. 1920].

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Interior view of restaurant.

Photograph of what may be the Palm Room at Campbell's Cafe showing the interior of the banquet room with hardwood floors, tables and chairs set with linens. The Palm Room held banquets and dances with orchestras at Campbell's Cafe.

Date: [between 1920 and 1940].

Photographer: Hillyard, Leonard A.

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Canadian Pacific Railway Station news stand and lunch counter.

Canadian Pacific Railway Station news stand and lunch counter at Saskatoon in 1921. Magazine display in centre includes McCall's, Life, Popular mechanics, Popular Science.

Date: November 14, 1921.

Photographer: Steele, Benjamin.

Copyright information: Public domain.

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Views of the Chocolate Shop Co. Ltd..

File consists of photographs of the interior and exterior of the Chocolate Shop,167 2nd Avenue South

A-1007 depicts the interior of the Chocolate Shop showing a long lunch counter and stools, and soda fountains. Restaurant advertises salads for 25 cents, drinks 15 cents and 20 cents, milk shakes 15 cents. An illustration in the upper left corner of the image resembles the 1930s art deco style

A-1008 depicts the upper facade and neon sign of the Chocolate Shop Cafe.

Date: [between 1922 and 1933].

Photographer: Hillyard, Leonard A.

Copyright information: Public domain.

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Management and staff of Elite Cafe.

Management and staff of Elite Cafe, 242 2nd Avenue South, in front of cafe.

Date: [ca. 1925].

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Lunch counter at Eaton's store.

View of lunch counter at Eaton's department store, 3rd Avenue and 21st Street, showing detail of wall and ceiling decor. Counter in foreground.

Date: [after 1928].

Photographer: Hillyard, Leonard A.

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Lunch counter at Eaton's store.

Lunch counter in Eaton's department store, 3rd Avenue and 21st Street. Decor features Moorish-looking decoration around doors and lower walls.

Date: [ca. 1928].

Photographer: Hillyard, Leonard A.

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Frontal shot of Elite Cafe.

Frontal shot of Elite Cafe in block known by the same name, at 244-246 2nd Avenue South (east side). Part of the Canadian Bible Society Building can be seen to the right.

Date: [ca. 1930].

Photographer: Gibson, John W.

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Window display for Campbell's Cafe.

Front window display at Campbell's Cafe advertising Palm ice cream; a sign reads "Tea and Palm reading Free by Mrs Robb". Part of the York Building across the street is reflected in the window.

Date: [between 1929 and 1947].

Photographer: Hillyard, Leonard A.

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