Item AAAA1587 - [Cunningham film : fishing, Atnarko River, Adams River ; Peace, Finlay and Parsnip rivers]

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[Cunningham film : fishing, Atnarko River, Adams River ; Peace, Finlay and Parsnip rivers]

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  • [ca. 1960] (Creation)

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Amateur film. Large catch of rainbow trout. Cleaning fish; camp scenes. Fraser River. Indians dip-netting for salmon, cleaning and drying fish. Chilcotin scenery and people. Fishing river for salmon. Journey by open river boat: dropping off supplies, running rapids. Wildlife. Examining pelts. Beaver lodge and dam. Indian village from boat. More river boat travel, scenery, wildlife. Bulkley River, Moricetown Falls. Spearing fish. Spawning salmon. Sports fishers catch and gaff salmon, fillet and smoke the fish. Salmon carcasses and bear. Hunter shooting birds. Alexandria suspension bridge. Hell's Gate fish ladders. Junction or Fraser and Thompson Rivers (at Lytton). Adams River salmon run. Goose hunting in winter.

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A digital copy is available.
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Copyright retained by Beverley Orgnacco (donor) for fifty years from the date of the original film's creation (i.e., to the end of 2010). Credit the C.B. Cunningham Collection if re-used.

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Content notes in file F1987:35.

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Accession number(s): F1987:35

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photography: C.B. Cunningham; producing agency/company: C.B. Cunningham

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