Paddle steamer wheel

Arrow Lakes
Historical Society

2022.009.4.10 Galena Bay Ferry, May 1969

: 2022.009.4.10

: R40-27


: 1969-05-16

: Estate of Florence Adshead

: Florence Adshead

: 1960s, Arrow Lakes flooding (Columbia River Treaty), ferry, fire, MV Galena, Upper Arrow Lake, and Upper Arrow Lake Ferry

: Nakusp

1 photograph : col. slide ; 35 mm

Crowd gathered on deck of new MV Galena ferry for tour and christening ceremony, Upper Arrow Lake at Nakusp, 16 May 1969. Fires in background are the burning of brush and debris piles associated with the clearing of land in advance of flooding to be created by the Arrow (Hugh Keenleyside) Dam.

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