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1961 - Drillmasters on North Ridge
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1 photograph : b&w ; 12.7 x 18 cm
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Photograph depicts men standing near two Atlas Copco Drillmasters (blasthole drills). These are precision hammer drills which had their own power source. Large bags of ammonium nitrate in foreground, mountainside in background. The men depicted here were likely members of the explosive crew. It is believed that this photo was taken on the North ridge, near the cirque dump. Handwritten annotation on verso of photograph: "1961".
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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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.
Context of photo was determined by individual who contributed to Northern BC Archive's Facebook Photo ID project, contact archivist for more information in research file pertaining to this photograph.
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Item is part of the Cassiar Asbestos Corporation Ltd. fonds. Item is one of 32, see items 2000.1.1.3.19.1 - 2000.1.1.3.19.32. See also items 2000.1.1.3.19.5 & 2000.1.1.3.19.7 for similar content.
Original accession no.: 2000.1.1152.009 [this photograph came from box 1152].
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- Cassiar Asbestos Corporation Ltd. (Subject)