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Remember This? Britannia-On-The-Bay

Remember This? Britannia-On-The-Bay

Within a short span of years, electric lights replaced gas lamps in homes, in businesses and on city streets in the major cities of North America.
Remember This? The iceman no longer cometh

Remember This? The iceman no longer cometh

By the 1880s, ice harvesting on the Ottawa, Rideau and Gatineau Rivers was big business, employing hundreds of people.
Remember This? The Victoria Memorial Museum

Remember This? The Victoria Memorial Museum

Over its life of more than 100 years, the Victoria Memorial Museum building has undergone two major renovations.
Remember This? Velocipedes and bicycles

Remember This? Velocipedes and bicycles

It’s difficult to pinpoint precisely when the bicycle or its predecessor, the velocipede, were introduced to Ottawa.
Remember This? Parking meters arrive in Ottawa

Remember This? Parking meters arrive in Ottawa

Although the Depression drastically slowed the production and sale of cars, it didn’t solve the parking problem.
Remember This? The end of winter driving woes

Remember This? The end of winter driving woes

Ottawa’s first year of cleared streets was deemed a great success.
Remember This?  The National Council of Women of Canada

Remember This? The National Council of Women of Canada

Ottawa-based women’s advocacy group celebrated its 125th anniversary in October 2018.
Remember This? Heartbreak Hotel

Remember This? Heartbreak Hotel

Looking back at when the late legend Elvis Presley played two sold out shows in Canada's capital in 1957.
Remember This? Eugène Larment

Remember This? Eugène Larment

He was the last man hanged in Ottawa in 1946
Remember This? The Ottawa Alerts

Remember This? The Ottawa Alerts

Ottawa's women's hockey team, the Ottawa Alert, emerged in 1915, with a hockey style that was described as "remarkably good."
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