Title and statement of responsibility area
General & Community Operations
General material designation
- Graphic material
Other title information
Title statements of responsibility
- Parallel titles and other title information: Title based on subject of subseries.
Level of description
Edition statement of responsibility
Class of material specific details area
Statement of scale (cartographic)
Statement of projection (cartographic)
Statement of coordinates (cartographic)
Statement of scale (architectural)
Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)
Dates of creation area
[between 1952 and 1992] (Creation)
Physical description area
52 cm of photographic material; comprising 3780 photographs and 390+ slides, and negatives
Publisher's series area
Title proper of publisher's series
Parallel titles of publisher's series
Other title information of publisher's series
Statement of responsibility relating to publisher's series
Numbering within publisher's series
Note on publisher's series
Archival description area
Name of creator
(3 April 1952 - 15 March 1993)
Scope and content
Subseries consists of photographic material pertaining to the following subject areas: mine operations; plant operations;labour strike 1970s images; townsite operations of the company towns of Cassiar and Clinton Creek (including community activities associated therein and townsite development); as well as, images of mines not owned by Cassiar Asbestos Corporation, but which are believed to have been used for operational research purposes.
Subseries includes some photographic negatives which are disintegrating and off-gassing.
As no original file order was evident the Archivist has imposed order based upon subject.
Language of material
Script of material
Location of originals
Northern BC Archives & Special Collections
Availability of other formats
Restrictions on access
Please consult Archivist for more information.
Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication
Personal or academic use of the historic photographs, textual materials, audio and video 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 UNBC Archives for further information.
Detailed file inventories available for some files, contact archivist to obtain.
Subseries is part of the Cassiar Asbestos Corporation Ltd. Fonds.
When photographic materials were originally removed from within textual material they were given a temporary accession no. with its tertiary number reflecting the box number from which the photograph was removed.
Standard number area
Place access points
Name access points
- Cassiar Asbestos Corporation Ltd. (Subject)
Genre access points
Description record identifier