Trophy winners in Paul Kadang Walk-a-thon

School teacher Van Egan stands next to students and their trophies from the Paul Kadang Walk-a-thon.

Elk Falls, Campbell River

Building the new Municipal Hall

The old Municipal Hall building (the old Lourdes Hospital, at the back of photo) was torn down in sections as the new one was erected, so as to maintain services. Note the old RCMP headquarters also in the background of the photograph.

The town of Ocean Falls

Ocean Falls was a mill town and an important supply stop for the commercial fishing fleet on the central coast. A one store company town with no road access, the arrival of the fishing fleet meant empty shelves until the next boat. For fishermen it meant some welcome shore time. The woman on the...

Unidentified woman with salmon at Tyee Club scale

Hydro substation with installation crew

Presumably photograph is of the Peterson Electrical Construction crew who installed the hydro substation that can be seen in the background.

Lounge at Painter's Fishing Resort

View of the lounge of the main lodge at Painter's Fishing Resort. The main lodge was opened in 1938.

Crowd gathers to hear results of Fishing Derby, 1971

Campbell River Courier's Salmon Derby at the Texaco Boat ramp, August 1971.

Klondike Night event, Campbell River

Klondike Day's event held in Campbell River. This event was annually held by the Rotary Club of Campbell River.

The United Church

The United Church was built across from the Junior Secondary School (Phoenix) in 1953.

Haig-Brown children

Roderick Haig-Brown's children: Mary, Alan, Celia, and Valerie - being photographed for a magazine.

Demolition of Ritchie's Garage and Service Station

Two unknown anglers with fish

The Wards at the Lourdes Hospital

John Wayne in his boat, Wild Goose

John Wayne in his boat, 'Wild Goose', fishes with Warren Petersen of April Point. Seven Coho and a 15 lb Spring salmon caught on a trip to Whiskey Point and Cape Mudge.

Peter Mountain at Bones Bay Cannery

Bones Bay Cannery. In 1927 the Canadian Fish Company closed their cannery operation in Shushartie Bay and transferred the equipment to Bones Bay on W. Cracroft Island in Johnstone Strait. Close to the gillnet and seine fisheries of Johnstone Strait and the mainland inlets, the Bones Bay cannery...

The Ripple Rock Explosion

UNESCO Conference at Campbell River

Patrick Watson, the keynote speaker, being briefed by Geoff Goodship (centre) and Principal John Young (right).

Boy Scouts

Morris and Christine Petersen

Morris and Christine Petersen in the front yard of their home in Campbellton.

July 1st parade, Campbell River

Likely a float entered by the B.C. Power Commission in the July 1st parade, 1953.

Campbell River Fire Department personnel and equipment

E.R.T. crossing Island Hwy, Campbellton

Looking north down the Island Hwy. with the Elk River Timber crossing in the foreground. First building on the right is the Quinsam Hotel.

View behind the Police Station, Campbell River

The first Police Station and Courthouse was located on the Island Highway directly across from the Government Wharf.

Wallace McMillan