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Canadian West and The Pas Lumber Company album
MS 778  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Canadian West and The Pas Lumber Company album
    Dates: 1930-1935
    Collection Number: MS 778
    Creator/Collector:
    Extent: 1 album
    Repository: California State Railroad Museum Library and Archives
    Sacramento, California 95814
    Abstract: This album consists of personal photographs showing the construction of a dam at Seven Systems, British Columbia and The Pas Lumber Company.
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    This collection is open for research at our off-site storage facility with one week's notice. Contact Library & Archives staff to arrange for access.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright has not been assigned to the California State Railroad Museum. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the CSRM Librarian. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the CSRM as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the reader.

    Preferred Citation

    Canadian West and The Pas Lumber Company album. California State Railroad Museum Library and Archives

    Scope and Content of Collection

    This album consists of personal photographs. First photos show the construction of a dam at Seven Systems, British Columbia in 1930. Others were taken at Salvador, Saskatchewan and showed a railroad station and grain elevators. More taken at Loon Lake, Saskatchewan in 1931. In January 1935, photographs were taken of The Pas, Manitoba showing plowing roads in winter, skidding logs for hot-logging, loading hot-logs, decking with a jammer, skidding logs for decking, loading from a deck with a jammer, hauling logs with a 60 HP caterpiller, a steam hauler taking on water, a log train hauled by a steam hauler, and photographs of The Pas Lumber Company. [Album 108]