Old hockey photos reveal layout work before Photoshop

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Old hockey photos reveal layout work before Photoshop

Barney Stanley, Vancouver Millionaires right wing.

Image: Vancouver Public Library

Alex Irvin, Vancouver Millionaires defense.

Image: Vancouver Public Library

Art Duncan, Vancouver Millionaires defense.

Image: Vancouver Public Library

An unknown hockey player in a suit.

Image: Vancouver Public Library

An unknown hockey player.

Image: Vancouver Public Library

"Smokey" Harris, Vancouver Millionaires left wing.

Image: Vancouver Public Library

A Vancouver Nats player.

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A player for the Vancouver Nats.

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A Vancouver Nats player.

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A Vancouver Nats player.

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A Vancouver Nats player.

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A Vancouver Nats player.

Image: Vancouver Public Library

Hughie Lehman, Vancouver Millionaires goalie.

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Lloyd Cook, Vancouver Millionaires team captain and defense.

Image: Vancouver Public Library

Art Duncan, Vancouver Millionaires defense.

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C. Ukzila, Vancouver Millionaires forward.

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A Vancouver Millionaires player.

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Lloyd Cook, Vancouver Millionaires team captain, defense.

Image: Vancouver Public Library

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These photos from the Vancouver Public Library record players from the Vancouver Millionaires and Vancouver Nats, two now-defunct professional hockey teams.

Many of the photos have been partially painted over, apparently in an attempt to isolate or cut out the individual players for placement in the layout of a poster or book — a delicate task to do by hand.

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