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Jun 06, 2017

Square Sir-George-Etienne-Cartier

Square Sir-George-Etienne-Cartier was built in 1912 on the site of a former slaughterhouse. Restored in 2003, the components of the fountain were ordered by catalog from an American company.

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Jun 05, 2017

Saint-Ambroise Street

Because Saint-Ambroise Street runs along the Lachine Canal, it played a major role in the industrial development of the former city of Saint-Henri now annexed to the city of Montreal since 1905.

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Jun 05, 2017

Jolicoeur Street

Jolicoeur Street runs through Côte-Saint-Luc and Ville-Émard in Le Sud-Ouest borough of Montreal.

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Jun 05, 2017

Westmount Photos Gallery

Westmount Photos Gallery by Leo Malbeuf.

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Jun 03, 2017

Montreal Botanical Gardens

If you want harmony and tranquility, if you're looking for a place to relax and if you like the outdoors, the Montreal Botanical Gardens in Rosemont-La-Petite-Patrie is where to go.

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Jun 03, 2017

Montreal Little Italy

Montreal Little Italy with its italian tastes in food, fashion, architecture, recreation and art that we now use and enjoy on a daily basis.

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Jun 03, 2017

de la Gauchetiere Street

de la Gauchetiere Street runs through Downtown Montreal, the Quartier International and Montreal Chinatown in the Ville-Marie borough.

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Jun 03, 2017

Honore-Beaugrand Street

Honore-Beaugrand Street was once a Canadian journalist, politician, author and folklorist, today it's a street in Mercier-Hochelaga-Maisonneuve.

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Jun 03, 2017

Hochelaga Street

The origin of the Hochelaga Street is Iroquoian and is either a variation of osekare meaning beaver path or osheaga meaning big rapids.

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Jun 03, 2017

De Jumonville Street

For those who live in the area, de Jumonville Street can be seen as a mini main street.

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Jun 03, 2017

De Jumonville Path

A very relaxing de Jumonville path between Dickson Street and de l'Assomption Boulevard in the Mercier-Hochelaga-Maisonneuve borough.

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Jun 03, 2017

A-C Church Landscape

The religious portrait of the A-C church landscape in Montreal is definitely changing.

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Nov 08, 2016

Montreal Basic Geography

Montreal basic geography

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Oct 20, 2016

Canada Montreal Quebec

In 2004 some of the former cities voted to demerge from Canada Montreal Quebec and to regain their municipal status.

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Oct 20, 2016

Montreal Governance Trends

Montreal governance trends as in “the art of steering societies and organizations” of the Island of Montreal.

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