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Description found in Archives

Unidentified "lumberjill" who is a timekeeper in a lumber camp. 

Date(s)

Apr. 1943

Place

Queen Charlotte Islands, B.C.

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

1 photograph ; 2.25 sq. in.
Negative Film B/W - cellulose nitrate
Graphic (photo)
90: Open
nil
Graphic (photo)
Copy negative PA-108046
90: Open
Item no. (creator)
WRM 3444
Other accession no.
1971-271 NPC

Terms of use

Credit: Richard Wright / National Film Board of Canada. Photothèque / Library and Archives Canada / PA-108046
Restrictions on use: nil
Copyright: Expired

Additional name(s)

Photographer: Wright, Richard.

Additional information

Series title
WRM

Signatures and inscriptions
"LUMBERING. With more than 1,000,000 square miles of timber land, Canada ranks third in the world as a producer of wood, and lumbering is a major industry. Lumberjills in the forests of the Queen Charlotte Island, off the coast of B.C., work alongside professional lumbermen as timekeepers, supervisors, and mill workers; others ride the booms, handling the timber like veterans. This girl keeps..."

Subject heading

Industries - Lumbering - B.C.

Government

Other system control no.

3191602