Ville de Montréal
Ville de Montréal
Group of Archivists of the Region of Montréal
Chapter 12 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

Re-structuring the

Urban sprawl

A new francophone

A cultural revival

The modernization of
the political scene

Place du Canada Building
Place du Canada Building and the Hôtel Château Champlain, Place du Canada.
Photograph of a display model. Canadian Pacific, photograph; D'Astous and Pothier, Architects.
Circa 1964.
Source : Fonds Roger D'Astous, Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture / Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal, ARCH159008.