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2020.007.6.12 Clearing Big Bend mill site, Nakusp, 1967

: 2020.007.6.12



: 1967-08- - 1967-09-

: Uyeda Family Estate

: Uyeda family

: 1960s, Arrow Lakes flooding (Columbia River Treaty), Big Bend/Celgar mill (Nakusp), Celgar (Columbia Cellulose/Canadian Cellulose), Kuskanax Point, Nakusp waterfront levelling, sawmill, and Upper Arrow Lake

: Nakusp

1 colour photograph (8.9 cm x 8.9 cm)

Site of Celgar's Big Bend sawmill being levelled in advance of flooding to be created by future Hugh Keenleyside Dam, late 1967. Image developed January 1968.

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