Lions, tigers and bears — oh my! Barnes-Sells-Floto Circus animals heading up 30th Avenue in 1938. (Greater Vernon Museum and Archives photo #25763)

Lions, tigers and bears — oh my! Barnes-Sells-Floto Circus animals heading up 30th Avenue in 1938. (Greater Vernon Museum and Archives photo #25763)

Our History in Pictures: Downtown’s a zoo

Downtown looked a bit different in the ’30s

Downtown Vernon’s 30th Avenue looked different in 1938 with exotic animals hiking through!

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