Architecture

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A newspaper clipping headlined "City rejects CN's pitch for help with Mac sale"
Brief

A moment in history: Jan. 13, 1988

On this day in 1988, the city and CN were in a battle over the future of one of Edmonton's most famous buildings — the Hotel Macdonald.

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Barto Residence, a bright blue, two-storey building
News

Vintage Fork survives pivot, prepares for new home

Restaurant turned online tea shop Vintage Fork is preparing to move into a new brick and mortar location this summer at the Barto Residence.

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A newspaper clipping headlined "Rumors are circulating about sale of mansion"
Brief

A moment in history: Jan. 6, 1977

On this day in 1977, rumours were flying about the future of the LeMarchand Mansion. As the Edmonton Journal reported at the time, the Land Titles office would only say the four-storey building at 115 Street and 100 Avenue was undergoing a "change of status," fuelling fears of demolition.

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A newspaper clipping with a headline reading "A wintry eviction from frail old hotel, thanks to complaint"
Brief

A moment in history: Dec. 9, 1980

On this day 41 years ago, people living in the Dominion Apartments in Old Strathcona were facing eviction after the historic building was condemned.

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A newspaper ad for The Cambridge Debate at the Pantages Theatre
Brief

A moment in history: Nov. 25, 1926

On this day 95 years ago, a debate was advertised for the Pantages Theatre, site of many entertaining spectacles until the storied building's demise in the 1970s.

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