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Whaling in the Queen Charlotte Islands, B.C.
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Series of photographs taken by Mr. G.V. Boorman, first-aid officer attached to the Consolidated Whaling Corporation Ldt., Rose Harbour and Naden Harbour Queen Charlotte Islands, British Columbia, whaling season of 1937
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- Boorman, G. V.
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1 album (37 photographs : b&w)
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G.V. Boorman was a first aid officer who worked for the Consolidated Whaling Corporation Ltd. at Naden Harbour and Rose Harbour.
Transferred to the BC Archives in 1994 by the Manitoba Museum of Man and Nature.
Scope and content
The series consists of a small album of 37 photographs taken by G.V. Boorman, of the Consolidated Whaling Company. The photographs were taken in 1937 at Rose Harbour and Naden Harbour, Queen Charlotte Islands (Haida Gwaii) and show the whaling station facilities and the processing of caught whales and whale remains.
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For related material, see PR-1373: Consolidated Whaling Company fonds
Accession number(s): 92-4207