Featured Photographs - Victoria at the Time of Canadian Confederation - The Birdcages

The Birdcages

Left: Detail from 1861 map of Victoria by J. Despard Pemberton, showing the government buildings facing James Bay. Right: The government administration buildings, known locally as ‘The Birdcages’, 1860s. James Bay Bridge in foreground [City of Victoria Archives images M08542 + M06975]

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