Paddle steamer wheel

Arrow Lakes
Historical Society

2014.036.89 New Communities

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: 1967--

: Touchstones Nelson - Museum of Art and History

: Nelson Daily News

: 1960s, Arrow Lakes flooding (Columbia River Treaty), and building construction

: Edgewood

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1 b/w photograph

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Homes under construction at new Edgewood townsite, ca. 1967. Caption from Nelson Daily News: 'New Communities are fast taking form at Fauquier, Needles, Edgewood and Burton. Old houses are being moved to new locations in advance of the rising waters, and new houses are being built. These new homes are being constructed at the new town of Edgewood.' Photo was deaccessioned from Touchstones Nelson (accession no. 1999.05.0673)