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Item : MAP 661 - Greater Vancouver target area. Civil defence survival instructions

Target area civil defence survival instructions Dispersal routes for the Vancouver zone

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Greater Vancouver target area. Civil defence survival instructions

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AM1594-: MAP 661

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  • 1964 (Publication)
    Civil Defense Co-ordinator for the Province of British Columbia

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1 item of textual records (includes 1 map)

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Item is a pamphlet with instructions for evacuation of the city in case of nuclear attack. The text explains the effects a 5 megaton nuclear bomb explosion would have on the city and population. Instructions are given both for people who choose to stay in the Vancouver area and for people who choose to evacuate if a nuclear attack is anticipated. The verso of the pamphlet contains text and a map titled "Dispersal Routes for the Vancouver Zone".

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  • Cabinet: 699-01-03