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Image No: NA-2023-1

Title: British Columbia Express Co. statement of rates from Cariboo.

Date: [ca. 1881]

Remarks: Quotes rates for shipping bullion, freight, parcels, opium, jewellery, etc. from central and western British Columbia.

Subject(s): Documents

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Image No: NA-2829-32

Title: Front and back covers of Canadian Pacific Railway souvenir booklet.

Date: 1886

Remarks: Commemorating the first scheduled transcontinental train, Canadian Pacific Railway. Copied from original in M-2262.

Subject(s): Illustrations / Books / Canadian Pacific Railway - History / Canadian Pacific Railway - Personalities

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Image No: NA-2829-33

Title: Inside pages of Canadian Pacific Railway souvenir booklet.

Date: 1886

Remarks: Commemorating the completion of the Canadian Pacific Railway. Copied from original im M-2262.

Subject(s): Books / Canadian Pacific Railway - History / Canadian Pacific Railway - Employees

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Image No: NA-4829-1

Title: 16-Trestle at Dunmore, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1890]

Photographer/Illustrator: Steele and Wing's Photographs, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Remarks: Showing transfer of coal from Alberta Railway and Coal Company to Canadian Pacific Railway cars. Copied from PA-437.

Subject(s): Canadian Pacific Railway - Cars / Railways - Cars / Dunmore, Alberta - Industry / Dunmore, Alberta - Transportation / Coal mines and mining

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Image No: NA-1363-1

Title: View of Bankhead, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1890s]

Photographer/Illustrator: Trueman photo, Vancouver, British Columbia

Remarks: Lower part of town showing opening of Turnbull coal seam.
The Bankhead mines were operated by the Pacific Coal Company, a subsidiary of the Canadian Pacific Railway

Subject(s): Bankhead, Alberta - Views / Bankhead, Alberta - Buildings / Bankhead, Alberta - Industry / Bankhead, Alberta - Events / Coal mines and mining / Rocky Mountains / Mountains

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Image No: NA-1363-2

Title: View of Bankhead, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1890s]

Photographer/Illustrator: Trueman photo, Vancouver, British Columbia

Remarks: Distant view of lower part of town.
The Bankhead mines were operated by the Pacific Coal Company, a subsidiary of the Canadian Pacific Railway

Subject(s): Bankhead, Alberta - Views / Bankhead, Alberta - Buildings / Bankhead, Alberta - Industry / Coal mines and mining / Rocky Mountains / Mountains

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Image No: NA-1363-3

Title: Street in Bankhead, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1890s]

Photographer/Illustrator: Trueman photo, Vancouver, British Columbia

Remarks: The Bankhead mines were operated by the Pacific Coal Company, a subsidiary of the Canadian Pacific Railway

Subject(s): Bankhead, Alberta - Views / Bankhead, Alberta - Buildings / Bankhead, Alberta - Industry / Coal mines and mining / Rocky Mountains / Mountains / Bankhead, Alberta - Streets (Residential) / Dwellings / Bankhead, Alberta - Dwellings

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Image No: NA-595-1

Title: Crowsnest Lake, Alberta.

Date: 1896

Remarks: North-West Mounted Police tents in foreground. Prior to laying of railway tracks.
Copied from PD-31, Volume one.

Subject(s): Crowsnest Lake, Alberta / Royal Canadian Mounted Police - Camps / Camping / Tents / Mountains / Lakes / Rocky Mountains

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Image No: NA-1363-4

Title: Mines at Bankhead, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1904]

Photographer/Illustrator: Trueman photo, Vancouver, British Columbia

Remarks: Entrance to long tunnel on right. Horse team with wagon in centre.
The Bankhead mines were operated by the Pacific Coal Company, a subsidiary of the Canadian Pacific Railway

Subject(s): Bankhead, Alberta - Views / Bankhead, Alberta - Buildings / Bankhead, Alberta - Industry / Coal mines and mining / Rocky Mountains / Mountains / Horses in transportation / Wagons

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Image No: NA-1363-6

Title: Coal mine, Bankhead, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1904-1922]

Remarks: View of the coal tipple.
The Bankhead mines were operated by the Pacific Coal Company, a subsidiary of the Canadian Pacific Railway

Subject(s): Coal mines and mining / Mines and mineral resources / Bankhead, Alberta - Industry / Bankhead, Alberta - Buildings / Rocky Mountains / Mountains / Bankhead, Alberta - Views

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