Item 2000. - Early Pan-Abode Houses, Cassiar Townsite

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Early Pan-Abode Houses, Cassiar Townsite

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  • Septmeber 1954 (Creation)

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Physical description

1 photograph: b&w ; 12.7 x 17.5 cm

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(3 April 1952 - 15 March 1993)

Scope and content

Photograph depicts wood houses behind stand of trees in Cassiar valley. Truck, power poles, and road in foreground, mountains in background. Typed caption below photo in original duotang album: "Two Bedroom Pan-Abode Houses - Cassiar Townsite". Handwritten annotation on verso: "Sept 1954".

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Northern BC Archives & Special Collections

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Negative available in freezer.

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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.

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Item is part of the Cassiar Asbestos Corporation Ltd. fonds. Image is one of six photographs believed to have been taken together in 1954, see also items 2000., 2000., 2000., 2000., and 2000. These photos have been reprinted as negatives are in fragile condition.

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General note

This photograph was originally stored inside duotang labeled "CASSIAR ASBESTOS CORPORATION LIMITED PHOTOGRAPHS 1954" (original accession no. 2000.1.1152.008).

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Original accession no.: 2000.1.1152.008 [this photograph came from box 1152].

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Handwritten annotation on recto of photograph: "73".

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