Fonds 2006.45 - Historical North Coast Photograph Album

Four Men Seated on Log in Forest Port Simpson, BC View of Port Simpson, BC & Opposite Shore Pier at Port Simpson, BC Pier & Wharf at Port Simpson, BC 'Caledonia' Sternwheeler Anchored in Wharf River Boats at Port Simpson, BC 'Caledonia' Sternwheeler Being Towed Up River Men and Boy standing next to dear kill at cannery retorts The 'Danube' Moored at Dock Shops along Shore at Port Essington, BC View of Port Essington, BC Boardwalk at Port Essington, BC Unknown Town on the Skeena River Boat Moored at Cannery Dock Unknown Town in Valley View of Fort Wrangell, Alaska

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Historical North Coast Photograph Album

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  • [ca. 1897] (Creation)

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17 photographs : b&w ; 18.7 x 24 cm

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Contains photographs generally depicting landscapes, water scenes, and views of towns on British Columbia's north coast. Includes images featuring sternwheelers and other boats, canneries, fisheries, and individuals. Locations depicted include Port Essington and Port Simpson (Lax Kw’alaams) in BC, Fort Wrangell in Alaska, and other unknown towns. Includes one photograph of a man named Max Lohbrunner, and many other images depicting unidentified individuals.

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Album dismantled and rehoused, original order maintained.

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  • English

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Northern BC Archives & Special Collections

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.Tiff & .Jpg

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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.

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