Paddle steamer wheel

Arrow Lakes
Historical Society

2000.010.7 Box Lake

: 2000.010.7

: D4-17


: 1920-- - 1930--

: Ben Morley and Ernie Hamling

: 1920s, Box Lake, farms, Hamling farm (Brouse), Sunnyside (Wyrill farm), and Wyrill; Fred

: Brouse

1 b/w photograph (8.9 cm x 11.6 cm), 1 b/w negative (35 mm)

Bird's-eye view, houses and farms at west end of Box Lake looking southwest as seen from Canadian Pacific (Nakusp & Slocan) Railway, Brouse, ca. 1920s. Chris Hamling (top centre) and Fred Wyrill (just below centre; house at right) properties at centre. Inscription on rear: 'now and I'll send you some of them later. This is one of the farm taken from the railway track. The building against the mountain is deserted [obscured] when belonged to one of my [obscured]. The rest are all buildings occupied [obscured] the houses [obscured].'

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