Mica Dam (B.C.)



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Columbia '65

Industrial film. Dr. Hugh Keenleyside introduces this film showing progress on the construction of the Mica, Arrow and Duncan dams to the end of 1965. Includes footage of construction, area communities, and the dedication of Duncan Dam by W.A.C. ...

Frontier College

RECORDED: [location unknown], 1975 SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Dave McKillup, a Frontier College labourer/teacher at Mica Dam in 1971, tells about his experiences. Dr. George Cook, in charge of the Frontier College program in BC, discusses the concept a;nd...

Great river

Promotional film. A revised, updated version of a 1963 film which examines the Columbia River and its watershed, profiles the dams along the American section of the river, and discusses the importance of dams for power production, flood control an...

The new Columbia

Industrial film. Changes along the Columbia River due to the Duncan, Arrow and Mica dams. Includes footage of: Duncan Dam reservoir; area communities; flood scenes; water storage and flood control benefits in BC and the USA; threatened homes and ...

Yes. . . . we can!

Promotional film. Shows how the BC Railway met the challenge of moving a gigantic turbine runner for the Mica dam project from Squamish to Pavilion, using a specially modified rail car and completing the job in just over a day.

[Mica pondage, 1970]

Stock shots. Shows Mica Dam, spillway and diversion tunnels under construction; cleared pondage area behind dam; Harvey Creek; Canoe River. Also aerial footage of the Canoe River and Kinbasket Lake.