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Houses on Peninsula at Port Essington, BC
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- Graphic material
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[ca. 1905] (Creation)
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1 postcard photograph : b&w ; 8.8 x 14 cm
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Scope and content
View of peninsula with houses and trees. Dock in mid ground, trees and grasses in foreground. Recto stamped “Port Simpson DE 17" and "Port Essington DE 18". Handwritten annotation on recto of photograph: "W. J. O'Neill Esq. Telegraph Point Via Pt. Essington B.C. Don't you think this pretty [Weggs & Mr. Byron?] was over last night - said he saw you and [Halie?]. Yours - BaBa".
Photograph is in fair condition.
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Northern BC Archives & Special Collections
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.Tiff & .Jpg
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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.
Item is part of the North Coast & Central BC Postcard Collection.
Canceled 1 cent Canadian postage stamp adhered to recto.
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