Date Of Record Release: 2007-05-19 11:30:38
Title: In Their Words: The Story of the BC Packers

Description: Produced in conjunction with the Richmond Museum for the Department of Canadian Heritage's Canadian Culture Online, this Web site tells the story of the men and women who worked for BC Packers Ltd, and explores the influence the corporation had on the region. This site includes photographs, archival video, and oral histories by the men and women who worked there. The historical time period covered by the site is between 1902 and 1997 when "BC Packers and its predecessor companies operated Imperial Cannery in Steveston."

Url: http://www.intheirwords.ca
Release Flag: OK for Viewing
Coverage: Canada--British Columbia
Date Issued: 2007-05-01
Date Of Record Creation: 2007-05-19 11:37:55
Date Record Checked: 2007-05-19
Date Last Modified: 2007-05-19 11:37:55
Publisher: City of Richmond
Creator: Zero One Design
Subject: Canned fish industry--British Columbia--History
Salmon canning industry--British Columbia--History
Classification: Historical Disciplines and Subjects -- Fishing
Historical Disciplines and Subjects -- Labour
Historical Disciplines and Subjects -- Geography -- Regional-Community-Urban History -- British Columbia -- Coastal Region
Historical Disciplines and Subjects -- Geography -- Regional-Community-Urban History -- British Columbia -- Lower Mainland-Fraser Valley-Yale
Resource Type: Image
Interactive Resource
Sound
Video
Language: English
French
Audience: Lifelong Learner
Format: HTML
 
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