Collection 2010.13 - Prince George Historical Photograph Collection

Young Girls dancing a May Pole in Prince George, BC May Queen Procession in Prince George, BC Men's Baseball Team Group at Government Agency Building in South Fort George, BC Men's Hockey Team Central Fort George, 1911 Landscape & Roadbed, Prince George, BC Aerial View of Prince George, BC, 1936 View of South Fort George, BC, 1912 View of Prince George, BC, 1914 View of Prince George, BC, 1914 Early Landscape, Prince George, BC 4th Annual Fall Fair, Prince George, BC Court House & Government Offices in Prince George, BC Early Street Buildings in Prince George, BC Second Street, South Fort George, BC Crowd at Hotel Northern, South Fort George, BC First Nations Cemetery, South Fort George, BC Nechaco General Stores, Prince George, BC Hotel Fort George, Central Fort George, BC Railroad Tracks in Winter Scene Winter Landscape in area of Prince George, BC Man in Winter Landscape in area of Prince George, BC Riverboat & Passengers at South Fort George, BC Cariboo Stage at Hotel Northern, South Fort George, BC Crowd Gathered in Street at Barkerville, BC Bank of Montreal, Prince George, BC Group at Prairie Creek Man Holding Large Sturgeon at Thomas Creek, BC SS Quesnel on Rocks in Fort George Canyon, BC Two Men at the First Newspaper Office in South Fort George, BC

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Prince George Historical Photograph Collection

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  • 1910 - [ca. 1950] (Creation)

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31 photographs : b&w

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Scope and content

Collection contains photographs depicting community life in Prince George, B.C. Images depict holiday events, sports teams, government buildings, businesses (hotels, banks, retail, newspaper office), riverboats, railroad construction, fishing, a cemetery, street scenes, aerials, and landscapes. Also includes photos taken outside of the Prince George vicinity including Prairie Creek, Thomas Creek and Barkerville, B.C.

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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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