Ville de Montréal
Ville de Montréal
Group of Archivists of the Region of Montréal
Chapter 10 IntroductionHochelaga 1500-1642Ville-Marie 1642-1665Heart of an Empire 1699-1763Small French Town 1665-1760Conquered City 1760-1800British Commercial Takeover 1800-1850Industrial City 1850-1896Canada's Metropolis 1896-1914North-American City 1914-1929Depression and War 1930-1945Modern City 1945-1960Québec's Metropolis 1960-1992ConclusionQuizEducational Resources

The Great

A destabilized

A city in trouble

The Second World

Université de Montréal.
Construction of the Pavillon principal at the Université de Montréal.
Photograph taken shortly before construction was halted (now Pavillon Roger-Gaudry). The work would resume ten years later.
October 30, 1931.
Source : Division des archives de l'Université de Montréal, D00331FP0410.