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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-430-16

Title: Coal mine, Number 3 shaft, Lethbridge, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1890]

Remarks: Sketch from "The Western World", published by Acton Burrows.
Note horse-powered winding apparatus. In operation from 1890-1923, when it was closed and abandoned. For print see PA-437-92.

Subject(s): Alberta Railway and Coal Company - Mines / Lethbridge area, Alberta - Industry / Coal mines and mining / Sketches

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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-437-89.

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

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Image No: PB-863-21

Title: Coal shed at Dunmore, Alberta.

Date: 1890

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

Remarks: Alberta Railway and Coal Company, Dunmore, Alberta. Another print at PA-437-90.

Subject(s): Dunmore, Alberta - Buildings / Alberta Railway and Coal Company - Track / Railways - Track / 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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