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2019.15 · Collection · Nov. 2019

Growing collection of strike ephemera from students, CUPE staff, and faculty members at UNBC. Collection includes picketing signs, strike buttons, photographs, art, and videos from pickets and UNBC Faculty Association events during the 2015 and 2019 strikes, as well as posters and other ephemera from the UNBC Occupiers group.

2012.13.2.15.18.13 · Item · 2001
Part of J. Kent Sedgwick fonds

The photograph depicts a metal engraving that is likely on a metal door at the roundhouse in the CN Railyard in Prince George, B.C. Engraving reads "GTPRY 296." Reproduction of photograph from 1984.

2012.13.2.15.18.09 · Item · 2001
Part of J. Kent Sedgwick fonds

The photograph depicts the exterior side of the roundhouse in the CN Railyard in Prince George, B.C. Silhouette of two people in a doorway and railway equipment in the yard are portrayed. Reproduction of photograph from 1984.

2012.13.2.15.18.01 · Item · 2001
Part of J. Kent Sedgwick fonds

The photograph depicts the CN rail yard focusing on Garage 12 of the roundhouse and a CN train engine next to the building. Reproduction of photograph from 1984.

Stowell Forestry Collection
2022.03 · Collection · 1933, 1953-2001

Collection consists of records created and collected by Robert "Bob" Stowell (1922-2018) and his son Bill Stowell over the course of their careers in the British Columbia forestry industry.

Bob Stowell spent the majority of his 50+ year forestry career with The Pas Lumber Co. (B.C.) Ltd. in Prince George, BC as their Woodlands Manager between 1965-1991. Bob Stowell's records from The Pas Lumber Co. (B.C.) Ltd. include photographs, company histories, speeches, memoranda, correspondence, reports, and news clippings.

Bill Stowell worked for numerous forestry companies across British Columbia over the course of his forestry career (1977-2018). His collected material predominantly consists of forestry-related clippings from newspapers and periodicals, along with forestry-related publications like pamphlets, booklets, and reports. Represented among Bill Stowell's records are correspondence, memoranda, reports, and ephemera from Tolko Industries Ltd. and other various forestry companies.

Stowell, Robert
Bridge over Klinaklini River
2022.03.1.40 · Item · [198-?]
Part of Stowell Forestry Collection

The photograph depicts a logging truck driving on a steel-trussed bridge over the Klinaklini River, B.C. Annotation on back of photograph states, "Global Pace-Setter -- World's longest laminated-timber, steel-trussed span is 575-ft. Klinaklini, near Knight Inlet, 150 miles north of Vancouver. Built for B.C. Forest Products Ltd., which a quarter of a century ago pioneered province's first laminated logging bridge, structure has a clear span of 207 feet, plus approaches. It opens to logging operations a previously inaccessible 17,000-acre stand of spruce, fir, hemlock and cedar. Laminated components for span were provided by Koppers International Canada Ltd., subsidiary of Koppers Company, Inc., Pittsburgh, Pa., pioneers in glued wood technology."

2022.03.1.39 · Item · [198-?]
Part of Stowell Forestry Collection

The photograph depicts a timber bridge over the Upper Bowron River, B.C. Annotation on back of photograph states, "Indigenous Look -- Laminated-timber bridge, using woods cut from surrounding forest, spans Upper Bowron River, British Columbia's Cariboo area. Built for Northwood Pulp & Timber Co., newly completed cantilever span uses girder lengths of 86 feet and 76 feet, fabricated and pressure creosoted by Kopers International Canada Ltd., subsidiary of Koppers Company, Inc. Ease of assembly is hailed as factor of major advantage in laminated timber use, with prefabricated members being put together much in same elementary fashion as child's Meccano set."

2022.03.1.38 · Item · [between 1980 and 1984]
Part of Stowell Forestry Collection

The photograph depicts an ariel view of the Hart Sawmill located near Bear Lake, B.C. Multiple stacks of lumber can be seen surrounding the mill. Multiple roads surround the mill. Annotation on reverse side of the photograph states, "The Pas Lumber Co Hart Sawmill, Bear Lake, B.C. early 1980s"

2022.03.1.37 · Item · [between 1977 and 1979]
Part of Stowell Forestry Collection

The photograph depicts a crane on a partially built wooden bridge over the Parsnip River, B.C. Annotation on reverse side of the photograph states, "The Pas Lumber Co Parsnip River Bridge #2, Missinka, River late 1970's Quadra construction crane"

2022.03.1.36 · Item · 19 Oct. 1975
Part of Stowell Forestry Collection

The photograph depicts a partially built wooden bridge over the Anzac River. Annotation on reverse side of the photograph states, "The Pas Lumber Company Ltd Oct 19/75 Bridge - Anzac River - Colbourne Road, Quadra Coast."

2022.03.1.35 · Item · 19 Oct. 1975
Part of Stowell Forestry Collection

The photograph depicts a turned over crane in the middle of the Anzac River. A canoe can be seen in the background on the other side of the river. Annotation on reverse side of the photograph states, "The Pas Lumber Company Ltd Oct 19/75 Anzac River, B.C - Colbourne Road, Quadra Coast - crane."

2022.03.1.34 · Item · 19 Oct. 1975
Part of Stowell Forestry Collection

The photograph depicts a partially built wooden bridge over the Anzac River. A man is walking near the bridge. A turned over crane can be seen in the middle of the river. Annotation on reverse side of the photograph states, "The Pas Lumber Company Ltd Oct 19/75 Anzac River - Colbourne Road, Quadra Coast."

2022.03.1.33 · Item · 19 Oct. 1975
Part of Stowell Forestry Collection

The photograph depicts a partially built wooden bridge over the Anzac River. Annotation on reverse side of the photograph states, "The Pas Lumber Company Ltd Oct 19/75 Anzac River - Colbourne Road, Quadra Coast."

Doug Rolfs at Anzac River
2022.03.1.32 · Item · 12 Oct. 1975
Part of Stowell Forestry Collection

The photograph depicts Doug Rolfs overseeing bridge construction over the Anzac River. A crane can be seen on the uncompleted bridge. Annotation on reverse side of the photograph states, "The Pas Lumber Company Ltd Oct 12/1975, Anzac River - Colbourne Road, Quadra Coast, Doug Rolfs, foreman"

2022.03.1.31 · Item · Apr. 1974
Part of Stowell Forestry Collection

The photograph depicts an ariel view of planer operations at The Pas Company Planer Mill in Prince George, B.C. Multiple stacks of lumber, a train and multiple cars can be seen. Annotation on reverse side of the photograph state, "Doug Weller, Apr. 1974, The Pas Lumber Company Ltd Planer Operations River Road - April 1974"

2022.03.1.28 · Item · [between 1973 and 1977]
Part of Stowell Forestry Collection

The photograph depicts an ariel view of the Hart Sawmill at Bear Lake, B.C. Multiple lumber stacks and a train can be seen. Annotation on reverse side of the photograph state, "The Pas Lumber Co. Ltd. Hart Sawmill, Bear Lake, B.C. mid 1970's"

2022.03.1.26 · Item · [between 1973 and 1977]
Part of Stowell Forestry Collection

The photograph depicts an ariel view of the Hart Sawmill at Bear Lake, B.C. Multiple lumber stacks and a train can be seen. Annotation on reverse side of the photograph state, "The Pas Lumber Co. Ltd. Hart Sawmill, Bear Lake, B.C. mid 1970's"

2022.03.1.25 · Item · [between 1970 and 1975]
Part of Stowell Forestry Collection

The photograph depicts an ariel view of the Anzac Sawmill along the Anzac River. A train and multiple living residences can be seen on the outskirts of the mill. Annotation on reverse side of the photograph state, "The Pas Lumber Co. Ltd. Anzac Sawmill, Anzas Siding, B.C. early 1970's"

2022.03.1.24 · Item · [between 1970 and 1975]
Part of Stowell Forestry Collection

The photograph depicts an ariel view of the Parsnip River north of Arctic Lake. Two rivers and multiple roads are shown. Annotations on revers side of the photograph state, "Parsnip River just north of Arctic Lake, early '70's"

2022.03.1.22 · Item · [between 1970 and 1975]
Part of Stowell Forestry Collection

The photograph depicts an ariel view of the Anzac Sawmill. The sawmill is next to the Anzac River. Mutiple stacks of lumber are next to the mill. Seven mobile homes are on the outskirts of the mill. Annotations on reverse side of the photograph state, "The Pas Lumber Co. Ltd, Anzac Sawmill, Anzac, BC. early '70's"

2022.03.1.21 · Item · [between 1970 and 1975]
Part of Stowell Forestry Collection

The photograph depicts an ariel view of the River Road Planer Mill in Prince George. Multiple stacks of lumber, the railway and the cutbanks can be seen. Annotations on reverse side of the photograph state, "The Pas Lumber Co. Ltd, Planer Mill River Road Prince George, B.C. early '70's, Charlotte Aircraft Ltd. Box 2276 3505 - 15th Avenue Prince George, B.C."

2022.03.1.20 · Item · Apr. 1974
Part of Stowell Forestry Collection

The photograph depicts an ariel view of the River Road Planer Mill in Prince George. Multiple stacks of lumber, the railway and a section of downtown Prince George can be seen. Annotations on reverse side of the photograph state, "The Pas Lumber Co. Ltd Planer Mill - River Road Prince George, B.C. early 1970's Doug Weller Apr 1974."

2022.03.1.19 · Item · [between 1970 and 1975]
Part of Stowell Forestry Collection

The photograph depicts a crane loading a logging truck. There is a man standing next to the truck securing the load. Annotations on reverse side of the photograph state, "The Pas Lumber - Anzac Mill Crane Anzac, B.C. early '70's."

2022.03.1.18 · Item · Aug. 1973
Part of Stowell Forestry Collection

The photograph depicts two men and a crane doing construction work on the Parsnip River Bridge in Anzac, B.C. Annotations on reverse side of photograph state, "The Pas Lumber Company Ltd Parsnip River Bridge Anzac, B.C. Aug '73."

2022.03.1.17 · Item · Aug. 1973
Part of Stowell Forestry Collection

The photograph depicts Ejrind Hansen-Woods standing in front of the construction of the Parsnip River Bridge in Anzac, BC. The supports for the bridge are the only things constructed in the photograph. Annotations on reverse side of photograph state, "The Pas Lumber Company Ltd Parsnip River Bridge Aug '73 Ejrind Hansen-Woods Operations Mgr."

2022.03.1.16 · Item · 1973
Part of Stowell Forestry Collection

The photograph depicts two men working on the construction of the Parsnip River Bridge in Anzac, BC. There is a small amount of snow on the ground. Annotations on reverse side of photograph state, "P.R. 13 73 Parsnip River Bridge Anzac, B.C. 1973."

2022.03.1.15 · Item · [between 1960 and 1965]
Part of Stowell Forestry Collection

The item is a photograph depicting two men working the planer in the mill on River Road in Prince George B.C. Annotations on reverse side of photograph state, "The Pas Lumber Co. Ltd. P.O. Box 879 Prince George, B.C. Canada V2U 4T8, Planer on River Road Mill, mid 1960's, W.D. West Studios of Photography 334 George Street - Prince George, B.C. Please Give Photo Credit Line"