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Mining company houses set up on clear-cut land. Lovett, Alberta, ca. 1915. From the Godby Family fonds, PR2009.0441/15.


Owner: Provincial Archives of Alberta
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    • 25/Feb/2014 11:43:15

    You wouldn't want to go out wandering in the dark, with all those tree stumps you'd break your neck!

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    • 26/Feb/2014 16:10:55

    Good point! These communities were literally cut out of the wilderness and most of them have since gone back to the wilderness.