Item 2000. - View From Asbestos Mountain Looking North

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View From Asbestos Mountain Looking North

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  • [27 January 1951?] (Creation)

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1 photograph : b&w ; 11 x 13.5 cm

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(3 April 1952 - 15 March 1993)

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Photograph depicts the projected mining area of Asbestos Mountain, taken during the expedition of George Edzerza's party and their exploration of the future mine at Cassiar.

Handwritten annotations on verso in blue ink describing sections of photograph which have been pointed to or outlined in blue ink: "PROJECTED STRIKE - LOOKING NORTH - OVER -->" "<500'>" "NORTH".

Handwritten annotations in black ink on verso also outline areas and mark areas with "x".

Handwritten annotation on recto in blue ink: "No. 2. This is the continuation of the ore zone, over the top of the mountain, away from the 'fluff'' deposit."

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  • English

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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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Item is part of the Cassiar Asbestos Corporation Ltd. fonds.

See also item 2000.

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Handwritten annotation on verso in blue ink: "June 7/65 [sic]". Stamped annotation on recto in black ink: "-99".

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Original accession no.: 2000.1.254.030 [this photograph came from box 254].

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