Title and statement of responsibility area
1961 - Bench Mining, North West View
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- Graphic material
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July 1961 (Creation)
Physical description area
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.7 x 18 cm
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Name of creator
(3 April 1952 - 15 March 1993)
Scope and content
Photograph depicts mine area at Cassiar, crushing plant visible on left. Various mine buildings visible midground. Blasthole drills, shovels, dozers, and dump trucks can be seen on bench in foreground at 6430 elevation. Handwritten annotations on recto of photograph: "6"; "View looking NW from top of S. peak 6790 elev. on 6430 stripping bench on it and 6050 ore bench further down on left."; "July 1961".
Photograph is in good condition.
Item is one of 32 photographs taken in 1961. Photographs have been rehoused and original order maintained.
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Northern BC Archives & Special Collections
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Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication
Personal or academic use of photographic materials is welcomed under the standard fair use and educational use clauses of Canadian Copyright Law. Commercial use is, however, forbidden without the express permission of the copyright holder. For information on obtaining written permission from the copyright holder, please contact the Northern B.C. Archives and Special Collections.
Item is part of the Cassiar Asbestos Corporation Ltd. fonds. Item is one of 32, see also items 2000.1.1.3.19.2 - 2000.1.1.3.19.32.
Original accession no.: 2000.1.1152.009 [this photograph came from box 1152].
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- Cassiar Asbestos Corporation Ltd. (Subject)
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