Fonds 994-05 - W.A. McCombs fonds

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W.A. McCombs fonds

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CA AHM 994-05

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  • 1952-1964 (Creation)
    McCombs, William Arnold

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5 cm of textual records;13 photographs

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W.A. "Buster" McCombs was born in Vancouver. He had many logging interests in the Harrison Lake area, including ownership of various logging camps. McCombs owned Clarke Brothers Timber Company, 10 Mile Bay Logging Company, and Eagle Creek Logging Company. McCombs also had mining interests in the Ladner Creek area of the Coquihalla Valley.

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The fonds consists of legal agreements, contracts, correspondence, and aerial photographs of McCombs relating to activities of logging companies he owned, including 10 Mile Bay Logging Company, Clarke Brothers Timber Company and Eagle Creek Logging Company.

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BCAUL control number: AHM-1507

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