Exterior of Sikh Temple at night – 1866 West 2nd Avenue

   

SASI number: 

2016.003.004 

Title: 

Exterior of Sikh Temple at night - 1866 West 2nd Avenue. 

Date: 

Dec. 1943. 

Description: 

1 photograph : b&w ; of the exterior of the Sikh Temple at 1866 West 2nd Avenue, Vancouver, BC during at night. The photograph was taken from the street and is looking towards the front of the building. There is a wide stairwell that leads up to the front door. The railings of the stairwell have a zigzag pattern on them. The front of the temple has five arches with columns. Above the arch in front of the door is a sign that reads, “SIKH TEMPLE.” The front doors have a piece of paper attached to each door. The roof of the building is lined with a string of lights. 

Creator/Source: 

Major James Skitt Matthews. 

General Material Designation: 

Graphic material. 

Dimensions: 

1 photograph : b&w ; 400 ppi. 

Repository: 

City of Vancouver Archives. 

Identifier number: 

AM54-S4-: Ch P84 - Major Matthews Collection. 

URL: 

http://searcharchives.vancouver.ca/exterior-of-sikh-temple-at-night-1866-west-2nd-avenue 

Rights: 

Public domain. 

Subjects: 

Historic buildings.
Sikh temples—British Columbia—Vancouver.