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Laying of the Grand Trunk Pacific Railway tracks near Telkwa, B.C.

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Date Range
1913
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P1079
Accession No.
1982.10
Physical Description
1 postcard: b&w; 13.5 x 8.5 cm
Scan Resolution
300 dpi
600 dpi
Date Range
1913
Subject Access
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
Telkwa, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Laying track on the GTP at Telkwa, B.C., July 20, 1913

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Date Range
July 20, 1913
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0229
Accession No.
1979.7.150
Physical Description
1 b/w reprint: 14 x 19 cm
Negative Number
F30
Date Range
July 20, 1913
Subject Access
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
Telkwa, B.C.
Reproduction Restrictions
Copyright belongs to Royal BC Archives.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Grand Trunk Pacific Bridge, Telkwa, B.C.

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Date Range
1910
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Scope and Content
Photograph depicts a pile driver, aiding in the construction of the bridge.
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Creator
W.E. Covert
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0230
Accession No.
1979.7.151
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 13 x 18 cm
Negative Number
F28
Date Range
1910
Scope and Content
Photograph depicts a pile driver, aiding in the construction of the bridge.
Subject Access
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
Telkwa, B.C.
Notes
Photograph is a modern reproduction.
Reproduction Restrictions
Copyright belongs to Royal BC Archives.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

The Telkwa Grand Trunk Pacific bridge

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Date Range
[Circa 1920]
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on photograph contents.
Creator
H. F. Macleod
Name Access
H.F. Macleod
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0767
Accession No.
1982.3.11
Physical Description
1 photograph: b & w; 14.5 x 9cm.
Negative Number
F56
Date Range
[Circa 1920]
Subject Access
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
Telkwa, B.C.
Notes
Photograph is a modern reprint.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Date Range
[1910-1915]
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P2485
Accession No.
1983.15.1
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 3 x 3.8 cm
Scan Resolution
150 dpi
Date Range
[1910-1915]
Subject Access
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
Telkwa, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Date Range
[ca 1915]
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P2524
Accession No.
1983.15.1
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 3 x 3.8 cm
Scan Resolution
96 dpi
Date Range
[ca 1915]
Subject Access
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
Telkwa, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images

Construction of Grand Trunk Pacific Railway

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Date Range
1913
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on photo contents.
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0187
Accession No.
979.7.104
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w; 18 x 13 cm
Negative Number
F16
Date Range
1913
Subject Access
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
Telkwa, B.C.
Notes
Creator of original may be Mike Wakefield.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Material
WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Description
A) SHORTER OF THE TWO 17.5 LONG AND 2.5 CM WIDE, BLUNT END FAIRLY HEAVY, STUBBY AND STRAIGHT B)LONG HANDLE AND LONG HEAD, HANDLE IS ROUND, HEAD IS FLAT AND NARROWS TO A POINT 21CM LONG & 2.5 CM WIDE.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
A) SHORTER OF THE TWO 17.5 LONG AND 2.5 CM WIDE, BLUNT END FAIRLY HEAVY, STUBBY AND STRAIGHT B)LONG HANDLE AND LONG HEAD, HANDLE IS ROUND, HEAD IS FLAT AND NARROWS TO A POINT 21CM LONG & 2.5 CM WIDE.
History Of Use
THE DONOR, THOR PAULSON, BUILT THE TELKWA CREAMERY IN 1938 AND MANAGED IT UNITL 1942. HE MOVED TO WILLIAMS LAKE IN 1947 AND MOVED BACK TO TELKWA AND BOUGHT THE CREAMERY. HE OWNED AND OPERATED IT FOR 29 YEARS. THESE WERE THOR'S COLD CHISELS, USED FOR REPAIRING THE EQUIPMENT, PRIMARILY FOR SHAPING AND CHISELING AFTER IT HAD COOLED. SOME OF THE EQUIPMENT WAS RUN BY STEAM.
Material
WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Dimension Notes
Dimensions included in description of object
Accession No.
1983.0023.0008
Photograph or Negative No.
None
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Material
METAL-STEEL;
Description
Screw grip pipe wrench has a small 2.5cm head and jaws that screw up and down by a small 1.5cm dial on the bottom jaw. Visible cast marks on the handle: 'MADE IN ENGLAND' 'B6' on the opposite side of handle 'KING-DICK' and markings on the head include: 'A306'.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Screw grip pipe wrench has a small 2.5cm head and jaws that screw up and down by a small 1.5cm dial on the bottom jaw. Visible cast marks on the handle: 'MADE IN ENGLAND' 'B6' on the opposite side of handle 'KING-DICK' and markings on the head include: 'A306'.
History Of Use
Screw grip pipe wrench used by Thor Paulson in Telkwa for miscellaneous metalworking purposes.
Material
METAL-STEEL;
Width
4.5
Length
17.5
Depth
1
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1983.0023.0006.2
Photograph or Negative No.
None
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

A Grand Trunk Pacific rail car at the Hubert, B.C., Transfer operation.

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Date Range
[Circa 1914]
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
  1 Image  
Collection
BVM visual record collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Other Title Info
Title based on photograph contents.
Fonds No.
C2
Item No.
P0733
Accession No.
1981.1.17
Physical Description
1 photograph: b & w; 12 x 6cm.
Negative Number
F50
Date Range
[Circa 1914]
History / Biographical
Joe Thompson ran the Hubert Transfer. He also had worked for Joe Bourgon and eventually opened a harness repair shop in Telkwa.
Subject Access
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
Hubert, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Images
Material
METAL-STEEL;
Description
Spring grip pipe wrench has a rounded head with a spring-loaded, round gear with teeth for jaws. The gear is in a casing on the 19cm handle of wrench, it is attached by a bolt in the center and allows the gear wheel to move up and down for different sized jobs. The handle is a rounded hollow piec…
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Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Spring grip pipe wrench has a rounded head with a spring-loaded, round gear with teeth for jaws. The gear is in a casing on the 19cm handle of wrench, it is attached by a bolt in the center and allows the gear wheel to move up and down for different sized jobs. The handle is a rounded hollow piece of metal with a hole at the very end and the following cast marks on the handle: 'CRAFT 10 IN.' On the opposite side of handle: 'THE CRAFTSMAN TOOL CO. CONNEAUT.O.PAT.NOV.1907'
History Of Use
Spring grip pipe wrench used by Thor Paulson in Telkwa for miscellaneous metalworking purposes.
Material
METAL-STEEL;
Width
7
Length
27.5
Depth
3
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1983.23.6
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images

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