Vancouver's largest pub: About 1; 000 tankards of ale a day are being consumed at what Habitat Forum Organizers claim is the longest bar in Canada 204 feet. Here; bartenders Maida Lyth (left; background); Justin de Goutiere and Victor Mallia serve some of thousands of patrons who show up daily in former hangar of disused air base at Jericho Beach. It's not only source of cheap booze for delegates. A small liquor store sells at third of normal cost. Open in full size

Vancouver's largest pub: About 1; 000 tankards of ale a day are being consumed at what Habitat Forum Organizers claim is the longest bar in Canada 204 feet. Here; bartenders Maida Lyth (left; background); Justin de Goutiere and Victor Mallia serve some of thousands of patrons who show up daily in former hangar of disused air base at Jericho Beach. It's not only source of cheap booze for delegates. A small liquor store sells at third of normal cost.

Picture, 1976, English

Vancouver's largest pub: About 1; 000 tankards of ale a day are being consumed at what Habitat Forum Organizers claim is the longest bar in Canada 204 feet. Here; bartenders Maida Lyth (left; background); Justin de Goutiere and Victor Mallia serve some of thousands of patrons who show up daily in former hangar of disused air base at Jericho Beach. It's not only source of cheap booze for delegates. A small liquor store sells at third of normal cost.

Picture, 1976, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Conferences and Conventions - Habitat Vancouver; British Columbia; 1976

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0004991f