Dashcam footage shows us Vancouver in 1907

We’re certain that most people are pretty much fed up with those dashcam videos from Russia that have invaded the Internet a few months ago and are still going strong. Today we are showing you a totally different type of footage recorded by such a camera. The clip was filmed from a streetcar in Vancouver, Canada. It was recorded by Seattle filmmaker William Harbeck on May 7th, 1907. He was commissioned to document the launch of the Titanic, resulting in his death at the young age of 44 years.

Here is Vancouver at the dawn of the 20th century:

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