Fonds RG19 - Cariboo Gold Fields Ltd. fonds

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Cariboo Gold Fields Ltd. fonds

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  • 1895-1909 (Creation)
    Cariboo Gold Fields Ltd.

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84 cm of textual records;5 architectural drawings;1 map

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Cariboo Gold Fields Ltd. was established in 1895, when A.D. Whittier, manager and promoter of the company, undertook by a hydraulic lift method to work the bed of Whittier Creek in the Cariboo.

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The fonds consists of correspondence, letterbooks, diaries, ledgers, blueprints, and a map.

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BCAUL control number: AR-710

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