File 2007.17.1 - Mining in the Cariboo

Placer Mining Hixon, B.C. Quesnel Quartz Mine Camp Hixon Creek Cariboo Gold Co., Dam and Spillway Bird's eye view of Quesnel Quartz Mine Camp Placer mining in Hixon, BC Quesnel Quartz Mining Co., Hixon, BC Quesnel Quartz Mining Company, Hixon, BC First wash for gold by the Hixon Creek Cariboo Gold Company Hixon Creek Cariboo Gold Co. Dam and Spillway First wash for gold by the Hixon Creek Cariboo Gold Company

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Mining in the Cariboo

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  • [ca. 1933-1942] (Creation)

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10 photographs : b&w . - 0.5cm textual records

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(22 Aug 1910 - 24 May 1996)

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This file consists of 10 photographs pertaining to the Hixon Creek Cariboo Gold Company, and the Quesnel Quartz Mine; as well as two sheets of letterhead from the "Hixon Gold Recovery Ltd." a handwritten speech re: a mineral claim, and a hand drawn map and overlay pertaining to the Wellington and Highland (Belle or Lass) mineral claims.

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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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