Chinese arch, erected on Government Street


Chinese arch erected on Government Street between Yates and View Streets, Victoria, B.C. for the visit of Earl Grey. Earl Grey was the ninth Governor General of Canada, appointed by King Edward VII in 1904, and he traveled extensively in Canada.

In Collection:
Subject Identifier
  • M09087
Date created Resource type Rights statement Extent
  • 1 black and white photograph
Geographic coverage Coordinates
  • 48.4359, -123.35155
  • 48.4294, -123.3679
Has format
  • 1 glass plate negative
Physical repository Collection
  • Victoria’s Chinatown, a gateway to the past and present of Chinese Canadians
Provider Genre Is referenced by Date digitized
  • May 10, 2012
Technical note
  • 600 dpi tiff. Cataloguing metadata provided by GF. Migration metadata by MT.
  • This material is made available on this site for research and private study only. These images are provided with the consent of the Victoria Archives, and cannot be reproduced or copied without their permission.

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