Provincial Government Building - Cranbrook, BC: 0003.0029
0003.0029: Provincial Government Building - Cranbrook, BC
When Cranbrook eclipsed Fort Steele as the business and financial centre of East Kootenay, pressure was brought to relocate the Provincial Government offices to Cranbrook. The successful result was the moving of the offices to Cranbrook after the official announcement on May 5th, 1904. Cranbrook had won the long inter-city feud. The result was the construction of this impressive building in the middle of Baker Street, generally in the area now taken up by the Safeway store.
Medium: Photograph - Image
Collection: Columbia Basin Institute (0003)
Keywords:Provincial Government Building Safeway Fort Steele Baker Street
Subjects:Government Offices Cranbrook Government Offices
Cities Fort Steele
Cities Cranbrook Street Names Baker Street
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