Neon lights on Montreal’s rue Ste-Catherine

A quick break to visit our neighbours in la belle province: this Kodachrome postcard from 1952 shows the south side of Montreal’s rue Ste-Catherine in all its post-war, neon-lit glory. In the distance you can see the Loew’s, Capitol and Palace Theatres.

Source: Silent Toronto Archives; postcard printed by the Photogelatine Engraving Co. Ltd., Toronto.


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