Bridges--British Columbia--Maintenance and repair

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Department of Highways films

  • GR-3357
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  • [ca. 1935-1960s]; predominantly 1950s-1960s

The series comprises motion picture film materal shot by and for the Dept. of Highways, mainly in the 1950s and 1960s. There are also a few brief items from ca.1935-1940s, presumably shot for the Dept. of Public Works. Most of the material consists of unedited (or rough-edited) footage documenting highway and bridge construction and maintenance around the province, along with a few items about ferry services. The series also contains a few complete film productions, including prints of "Deas Island Tunnel", "Highway on the Sea", "Men, Mountains and the Challenge", and "Rogers Pass", some of which were produced for Highways by the Photographic Branch of the Dept. of Recreation and Conservation.

British Columbia. Dept. of Highways

Thomas Kilpatrick interview

RECORDED: Vancouver (B.C.), 1979-08 SUMMARY: Thomas Kilpatrick discusses the career of his father, Thomas Kilpatrick (1857-1939) with the CPR as superintendent of the Mountain Division (headquarted in Revelstoke); as a bridge inspector for the p;rovincial government; and as a manager for the PGE. Mr. Kilpatrick (senior) was an authority of wooden bridges. He retired in 1934.