Group of Indo-Canadian men, employees of Hillcrest Mill, four miles from Duncan, BC

   

SASI number: 

2016.007.006 

Title: 

Group of Indo-Canadian men, employees of Hillcrest Mill, four miles from Duncan, BC. 

Date: 

1933. 

Description: 

1 photograph : b&w ; of a group portrait of four approximate rows of Indo-Canadian men. The first two rows are sitting and the back two rows are standing. The man on the far right of the first row is holding a baby on his knee and there is a dog to the left of the man furthest to the left in the front row. The man on the right end of the second row is holding a ball in his hands.
The men in the first row are (from left to right) Tara Singh Koni, unidentified, unidentified, Rara John, baby Jackie (born at Lake Cowichan). The second row consists of (from left to right) Son Singh, Lal Singh, unidentified, Benny [?], [?] Attman, unidentified, unidentified, unidentified, unidentified, and Paul Singh Dhaliwal. The third row consists of (from left to right) Bahal Singh, [?] Grewal, Bishon Singh, Roor Singh, unidentified, Kishan Singh, unidentified, Booree, [?] Singh. The back row consists of (from left to right) Bukhtar S. Manjit, unidentified, Ajara Singh, unidentified, unidentified, unidentified, and Pakkar Singh. 

Creator/Source: 

Unknown. 

General Material Designation: 

Graphic material. 

Dimensions: 

1 photograph : b&w ; 72 ppi. 

Repository: 

The Reach Gallery Museum. 

Identifier number: 

P11845 

URL: 

http://archives.thereach.ca/photo/p11845 

Rights: 

For non-commercial use only. 

Subjects: 

Group portraits—1930-1940. 

Lumber camps—British Columbia—Pacific Coast—History. 

Lumber-yards—Canada—British Columbia—Duncan.