Item 2020.05.07 - Looking SW from Mt. Begbie on the Cariboo Highway

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Looking SW from Mt. Begbie on the Cariboo Highway

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Gordon Young Wyness

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  • Variations in title: Transcribed note on photograph verso: Looking southwest from outlook station at 85 mile. This what they term Caribou Country.
  • Variations in title: Original title provided in album: Looking S.W. from Mt. Begbie
  • Source of title proper: Title based on information provided on photograph verso.

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  • October 1936 (Creation)

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1 photograph : b&w

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(September 16, 1912 - July 7, 2004)

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Photograph depicts Mount Begbie, noted by Wyness to be the highest point on the Cariboo Highway at mile 85. Mount Begbie is located at approximately 51°28'33''N, 121°22'00''W, on the east side of Cariboo Hwy, between 70 Mile House and 100 Mile House, in the Lillooet Land District. Also visible in this photograph is the Cariboo Highway road.

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  • English

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Photograph has been digitized and is available in TIFF and JPEG format. The online access image has been edited for improved clarity. Both the edited master and the original master digital reproductions are available via a Northern BC Archives reproduction service request.

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Personal or academic use of 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.

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