Title and statement of responsibility area
The Cassiar road : ". . . of those who travel."
General material designation
- moving images
Other title information
Title statements of responsibility
Jack Chisholm Film Productions
Level of description
Edition statement of responsibility
Class of material specific details area
Statement of scale (cartographic)
Statement of projection (cartographic)
Statement of coordinates (cartographic)
Statement of scale (architectural)
Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)
Dates of creation area
Physical description area
1 film reel (00:28:42 ; 1033 ft) : composite print, colour, sound ; 16 mm
Publisher's series area
Title proper of publisher's series
Parallel titles of publisher's series
Other title information of publisher's series
Statement of responsibility relating to publisher's series
Numbering within publisher's series
Note on publisher's series
Archival description area
Name of creator
Scope and content
The item consists of a documentary film made by Jack Chisholm Film Productions for the Mining Association of British Columbia in 1970. It traces the development of the Cassiar Asbestos property at Cassiar, B.C., from the mining of the asbestos fibre to the transportation of the product to market. The amenities available to workers and their families are also shown.
Print has turned quite pink throughout.
Immediate source of acquisition
Language of material
Script of material
Location of originals
Availability of other formats
Restrictions on access
Conservation restriction: original film is in cold storage and is inaccessible.
Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication
Copyright assumed to be held by the sponsor(s).
References: Mining Association of B.C., "The Mining Industry on Film" [FCAT 0061].
Accession number(s): F1980:003
Previously described as AAAA0904.
producing agency/company: Jack Chisholm Film Productions; director: Jack Chisholm; script: J.D. Christian; narrator: Ken Haslam; photography: Robert Brooks; editor: John Holbrook; sponsored/presented by: Cassiar Asbestos Corporation
Standard number area
Place access points
Name access points
- Cassiar Asbestos Corporation (Subject)