Subseries 2002.1.9.1 - Grand Trunk Pacific Railway

View of camp from a trestle spanning across Wolf Creek Prince Rupert docks featuring the Grand Trunk Pacific Railroad line Buildings along third avenue, Prince Rupert, BC Dry dock and construction at the Prince Rupert wharf Stacking hay at Pioneer Ranch in the Bulkley Valley Unidentified men loading a pack horse: "Throwing the Diamond Hitch" Landscape view near Jasper Lake featuring a survey camp Newly constructed buildings lining the shoreline Grand Trunk Pacific Railway office in Prince Rupert, BC Grand Trunk Pacific Railway survey party pack train crossing Moose River Unidentified man walking up a wood planked street in Prince Rupert, BC Two unidentified First Nations men making wooden paddles by an evening camp fire Panorama perspective of South Fort George and the Fraser River Panorama perspective of the Prince Rupert business district Unidentified man on horseback standing next to Brule Lake looking west Houses along fourth avenue in Prince Rupert, BC Distant view of Metlakatla village from across the water First Nations cemetery, Hazelton, BC Fields of oats and barley near Stoney Creek in the Nechako Valley Men with boat pulled up to a sandy bank along the Fraser River Lone structure nestled into the base of clear cut mountains lining the Athabaska River Landscape perspective of Jasper Lake Unidentified First Nations family standing in front of the tee pee structures at Tete Jaune Cache... Survey crew and horses at camp, Mt. Robson, BC Landscape perspective along the Fraser River Horses swimming the Athabaska River at Mile 105W of Wolf Creek Unidentified man standing in shoulder high fields of barley in the Bulkley Valley, BC Overview of buildings and wooden boardwalk next to the Prince Rupert shorline Two unidentified First Nations men working on a bear hide next to the Fraser River Landscape perspective taken from Mile 86 along the Athabaska River Grand Trunk Pacific Railway office in Prince Rupert, BC Hazelton, BC The Port Simpson sternwheeler on the Skeena River at Hazelton, BC A sternwheeler travels up the Skeena River right next to GTP railcar no. 112 Skeena riverside view of inspection train on a skeleton track pulling the business car of General... Morricetown, Bulkley Valley, BC Landscape perspective of the Athabaska River at Swifts Telkwa, BC Overview of Second Avenue in Prince Rupert Steam Locomotive, No. 859 A group of 5 males, two females and a dog posing for a photograph at Lindup railroad station near

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Grand Trunk Pacific Railway

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  • 1908-1933 (Creation)

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41 photographs

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Consists of a set of original black & white photographs [1908-1933-?]) of the Grand Trunk Pacific Railway line in BC depicting surveying crews, town sites (Prince Rupert and its port, Hazelton and Fort George), and First Nations Peoples.

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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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Part of the Prince George Railway & Forestry Museum Collection (PGRFM Collection)

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