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David Oppenheimer Statue

Photo Credit: Chimp Photo Club

Address

Stanley Park, English Bay Entrance

Neighbourhood

Stanley Park

Type

Other

Significance

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Description

David Oppenheimer was Vancouver’s 2nd mayor, from 1888-1891.
Mayor Oppenheimer died on the last day of 1897, and is remembered by a bust, sponsored by his friends and carved by Charles Marega standing inside Stanley Park near the Beach Street entrance.

Source

Vancouver Sun, History of Metropolitan Vancouver website