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The above six photographs depict the Cassiar Road, May 21, 1953
Folks who complain about their commute to Vancouver or other big centres should keep these images in mind.
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Asbestos dust cloud over townsite and plantsite. 1950s?
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Closeup view of the same asbestos dust cloud
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Ore chute used to bring ore down the mountain in the pre-tramline days
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The old tramline
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The mine pit in the early days. Still quite shallow
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Equipment for the early days. Diesel shovel before the electrics were used.
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Julie, Diane, Chuck and Brian Caron at Dease Lake, 1956
"Pinto" the last of his breed, Talhtan Bear Dog.
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Diane, "Sitka" Paul & Brian Caron
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Brian at the controls in the cockpit of Boeing 767 airliner.
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Gino Fresco and Chuck Caron in Engineering Dept.
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Julian St. George, Charlie Bronson and Chuck Caron (sitting)
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Two pioneering drillers from the early days (1950s?). Send the names if you know them.
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Dianes' First Communion, 1959
Diane Caron, Gerald Forbes, Hannah Jack, Judy Joseph ?, Freddy Velton?
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Brian's First Communion, 1961
Back Row: ?, ?, ?
Alex Joseph, Brian Caron, Leo Duri, Hector Jack
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Julian St. Georges, 1956
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Rolande "Nursie" Pelltier, Mary Rapco & Julie Caron
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Labour Day Carnival, 1959
Brian on trike, Chuck assisting. Charlie Bronson with camera
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Labour Day Carnival, 1959
Brian with red pants. Diane with red coat.
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School Sports Day, 1962
Paul Caron (white shirt) , ?, ?, Hilda Voss holding Ralf and carrying Margaret, ?, Norman Juraski on far right
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School Sports Day, 1962
? and Brian in the lead

School Sports Day, 1962
? and Diane Caron with bike
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Chuck & Julie Caron and George & Hilka Lajunen
(the Lajunens went back to Finland)

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