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American Boy mine

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Date Range
ca 1913
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
William Walter Wrathall
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P4017
Accession No.
2000.6
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 20 x 15.5 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
600 dpi
Date Range
ca 1913
History / Biographical
American Boy mine was located 10 km northeast of Hazelton, B.C., on the southwest flank of Nine Mile Mountain.
Geographic Access
Hazelton, B.C.
Type of Record
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American Boy mine

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions4095
Date Range
ca 1913
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
William Walter Wrathall
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P4018
Accession No.
2000.6
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 15 x 20 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
600 dpi
Date Range
ca 1913
History / Biographical
American Boy mine was located 10 km northeast of Hazelton, B.C., on the southwest flank of Nine Mile Mountain.
Geographic Access
Hazelton, B.C.
Type of Record
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American Boy Mine camp

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions4173
Date Range
ca 1913
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
William Walter Wrathall
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P4096
Accession No.
2000.6
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 21.5 x 16 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
600 dpi
Date Range
ca 1913
Type of Record
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Camp at American Boy Mine

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions3102
Date Range
ca 1913
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
William Walter Wrathall
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P2750
Accession No.
1983.16.1
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 27.8 x 21.5 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Negative Number
F234
Date Range
ca 1913
History / Biographical
Actual photo is P4016.
Geographic Access
Hazelton, B.C.
Notes
Contact print stapled to photo in physical folder.
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Camp at American Boy Mine

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions3174
Date Range
ca 1913
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
William Walter Wrathall
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P2822
Accession No.
1983.16.1
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 27.8 x 21.5 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Negative Number
F253
Date Range
ca 1913
History / Biographical
Actual photo is P4096.
Geographic Access
Hazelton, B.C.
Notes
Contact print included in physical folder.
Type of Record
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Camp at American Boy mine

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions4093
Date Range
ca 1913
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
File
GMD
graphic material
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
File
GMD
graphic material
Creator
William Walter Wrathall
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P4016
Accession No.
2000.6
Physical Description
2 photographs: b&w; 20.5 x 16 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
600 dpi
Date Range
ca 1913
History / Biographical
American Boy mine was located 10 km northeast of Hazelton, B.C., on the southwest flank of Nine Mile Mountain.
Geographic Access
Hazelton, B.C.
Notes
P4096 is printed on much stiffer photo paper than P4016.
Type of Record
Archival Description

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Betty Coal Mine shaft, Telkwa, B.C.

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions2550
Date Range
[192-?]
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P1799
Accession No.
1988.18.3
Physical Description
1 photo: b&w negative; 9 x 14 cm
Date Range
[192-?]
History / Biographical
Betty Coal Mine was owned by Jack McNeil.
Type of Record
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Betty Coal Mine shaft, Telkwa, B.C.

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions2551
Date Range
[1925-1935]
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P1800
Accession No.
1988.18.4
Physical Description
1 photo: b&w negative; 9 x 14 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
[1925-1935]
History / Biographical
Betty Coal Mine was owned by Jack McNeil.
Geographic Access
Telkwa, B.C.
Notes
Photograph is a modern reprint made from the original negative.
Type of Record
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Pick and shovel in a Coal Creek Mine shaft

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Date Range
[1920s-1930s?]
Collection
Dirk Septer collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Photo of a shovel and pickaxe in a mine shaft in No. 1 seam, Coal Creek Mine. The different layers of rock are clearly visible in the background.
Collection
Dirk Septer collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C3
Series No.
S2
File No.
9
Item No.
P4687
Accession No.
1991.226
2004.63
Physical Description
1 b&w negative
1 b&w print
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
[1920s-1930s?]
Custodial History
Item was donated in 1991 by Dirk Septer (c/o Will Tompson) and later given a 2004 accession number during an inventory of the archives in that year. Negative was found in collections in February 2021.
Scope and Content
Photo of a shovel and pickaxe in a mine shaft in No. 1 seam, Coal Creek Mine. The different layers of rock are clearly visible in the background.
Notes
Photograph is a modern reprint.
Type of Record
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Babine Bonanza mine entrance

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Collection
Cronin Family fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
Cronin Family fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
PF11
Item No.
P1447
Accession No.
1985.1
Physical Description
1 photograph: sepia; 14 x 8 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Notes
Negative copy also available.
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Donald Simpson at entrance to Victory mine

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Date Range
[1920s?]
Collection
Simpson Family fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Photo of Donald Simpson and a dog near a mine entrance at the Victory claim on Hudson Bay Mountain.
Collection
Simpson Family fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
PF36
Series No.
S3
Item No.
P7864
Accession No.
2020.39
Physical Description
1 photograph; b&w
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
[1920s?]
Custodial History
Item was donated by Elizabeth Cameron on October 2, 2020.
Scope and Content
Photo of Donald Simpson and a dog near a mine entrance at the Victory claim on Hudson Bay Mountain.
Geographic Access
Hudson Bay Mountain
Notes
"Please give to Donald. Donald C. Simpson, Victory Claim, H.B. Mt. Smithers, 1920’s-?" written on back.
Type of Record
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Entrance to Duthie Mine

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Date Range
1938
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on caption written on back of photograph.
Creator
[Val Tomlinson]
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P3451
Accession No.
1996.146.1
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 11.2 x 8 cm
Scan Resolution
600 dpi
Date Range
1938
Subject Access
Duthie Mine
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Val Tomlinson is W.V. Tomlinson, drugstore owner.
Type of Record
Archival Description

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Frank Messner, Jim Silver, and Herb Leach at mine entrance

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Date Range
[1920s-1950s]
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Photo of three men - Frank Messner, Jim Silver, and Herb Leach - standing near the entrance to their silver mine, "The Debenture," in the Babine Mountains.
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on writing on back of photo.
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P7332
Accession No.
2020.3
Physical Description
1 photograph
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
[1920s-1950s]
Custodial History
Item was donated by Gerry Gebert in November 2019 and accessioned in January 2020.
Scope and Content
Photo of three men - Frank Messner, Jim Silver, and Herb Leach - standing near the entrance to their silver mine, "The Debenture," in the Babine Mountains.
Geographic Access
Babine Mountains
Type of Record
Archival Description

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Mary Simpson and nieces at the entrance of the Victory mine claim

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Date Range
1949-1951
Collection
Simpson Family fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Mary Simpson with her nieces (l-r) Helen Allison, Kathleen Cameron, and Donalda Simpson, the daughters of her brother-in-law James Simpson.
Collection
Simpson Family fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title from information written on back of photo.
Fonds No.
PF36
Series No.
S3
Item No.
P1291
Accession No.
1983.17
Physical Description
1 photograph; b&w; 7x10cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
1949-1951
Custodial History
Added to the Simpson Family fonds on October 6, 2020.
Scope and Content
Mary Simpson with her nieces (l-r) Helen Allison, Kathleen Cameron, and Donalda Simpson, the daughters of her brother-in-law James Simpson.
Geographic Access
Hudson Bay Mountain
Notes
Database entry originally said 1949; duplicate donated in 2020 said 1951.
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Mine entrance (?) in winter

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Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Photo of an unidentified building, possibly a mine entrance, with deep snow around it.
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P7450
Accession No.
2020.26.2
Physical Description
1 black and white photograph
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Custodial History
Item was found in collections in May 2020.
Scope and Content
Photo of an unidentified building, possibly a mine entrance, with deep snow around it.
Type of Record
Archival Description

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The Telkwa mine entrance

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Date Range
1920
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
File
GMD
graphic material
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
File
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on the photograph content and info written on the back
Creator
H.F. Macleod
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0778
Accession No.
1982.3.22
Physical Description
2 photographs; b&w; 13.5 x 8 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Negative Number
F225
Date Range
1920
History / Biographical
This is likely the McNeal Mine that opened around 1922 and closed a few years afterward.
Subject Access
McNeal Mine
Geographic Access
Telkwa, B.C.
Notes
One of the photographs is a print created by the Bulkley Valley Museum.
Type of Record
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Warren Harrer at entrance of Silver King Mine.

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Date Range
Circa [1933]
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P3721
Accession No.
Part of P3714-P3799, accession number unknown
Physical Description
1 Photograph: sepia; 6.5 x 11 cm
Scan Resolution
600 dpi
Date Range
Circa [1933]
History / Biographical
Warren Harrer was either the brother (Sr.) or nephew (Jr.) of Archibald Theodore Harrer, a Pennsylvanian who was active in the mining, lumber, and construction industries around Smithers and Hazelton in the 1920s and 1930s. Along with his cousins the Messner brothers, 'Arch' Harrer ran Silver King Mine and briefly operated a sawmill.
Custodial History
Photographs were donated by Warren Harrer (Jr?), likely in the late 1990s.
Related Material
Duplicate of P3725.
Notes
Modern reprint. Stamped on back "Kodak Image Magic"; "Official stamp of the Olympic Games" 1933 - Warren Harrer at entrance of Silver King Mine.
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Entrance to Chandler Park School

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Date Range
[1963-1965]
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Photo of Chandler Park School during the first few years of its existence.
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P8905
Accession No.
2021.1
Physical Description
1 b&w negative
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
[1963-1965]
Custodial History
Item was found in collections in February 2021.
Scope and Content
Photo of Chandler Park School during the first few years of its existence.
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description

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Entrance to Smithers B.C.

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Date Range
[1950s]
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
British Columbia Government Travel Bureau, Victoria, B.C.
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P1115
Accession No.
1982.15
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 23.5 x 19
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
Date Range
[1950s]
Geographic Access
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Written on the back of the photograph: " Entering Smithers B.C. '16'" on B.C. government stamp.
May be taken by Lower Viewmont Road
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Entrance to tunnel on #2 Seam, Coal Creek

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions4318
Date Range
1915
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Item No.
P4335
Accession No.
2003.11.3
Physical Description
: 7 x 5
Date Range
1915
History / Biographical
Tunnel on #2 seam, Coal Creek 1915. Collection of photogarph from Ministry of Energy and Mines, Smithers BC. Recently removed from a book.
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