Photograph depicts Bert Glassey in winter gear standing with snowshoes and what appears to be a dogsled. Bushes and trees in background. Typed annotation on recto of photograph: "The Tribulations and privations of a Coroner in Northern British Columbia. April 18th, 1936. Taken in the Teslin Lake country of B.C."
Photograph is one of 27 images comprising an album. Photos have been rehoused and original order maintained where possible; when unclear, arrangement has been imposed by archivist. Typed caption beside first photograph in album: "H.F. Glassey (Bert) Government Agent, Gold Commissioner, Coroner, Justice of Peace Atlin B.C. 1934 --- 1942."
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Northern BC Archives & Special Collections
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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.
Item is part of the Taylor-Baxter Family Photograph Collection. See also items 2009.5.2.60 - 2009.5.2.86 for other photos originally included in album with this photograph.
Album also includes an electoral registration certificate from the Dominion of Canada, railway passes, certification tickets from the Dominion Bureau of Statistics and the Wartime Prices and Trade Board, and membership cards of the Prince Rupert Liberal Association and the Society of Notaries Public.