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Aerial photo, vertical, Marpole and junction of Fraser River, Bridgeport
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May 1956 (Creation)
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1 photograph : b&w, silver gelatin print ; 23 x 23 cm
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Item is a photograph of Marpole and northern Richmond, looking north. The area photographed centres on the fork of the Fraser River at Sea Island, and runs from W 67th Avenue to Cambie Rd., and from the western most tip of Richmond Island to the west tip of Mitchell Island. Includes the Marpole Bridge and both Oak Street and Moray bridges under construction.
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Donated by Harold G Prenter, Pacific Survey Corporation, Vancouver, B.C., May 29, 1974.
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Donor has given permission for use of photograph. Publication use requires the inclusion of a credit line, which should read: Photograph courtesy of Triathalon Mapping Corporation (Pacific Survey Corporation), City of Vancouver Archives, CVA 59-11.
Photograph number: 56075 - 344.
"May 1956 Approx Scale 1" = 1000' / Marpole" inscribed on verso in blue pen above a Pacific Survey Corporation stamp.
Copyright: Prenter, Harold G.; expiry: 2083
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- Pacific Survey Corporation (Photographer)