Chinese Canadian Artifacts Project

Item BARK_C-09556_PHO2495 - Two unidentified Chinese men channeling flood water in Barkerville; circa 1890.

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Two unidentified Chinese men channeling flood water in Barkerville; circa 1890.

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CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_C-09556_PHO2495

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Two men, probably Chinese, shovel material around in the main street of Barkerville during a flood. In the back ground one can see the Theatre Royal and the Arcade Saloon (building that survived the fire), also known as the (Goldfield's Office), as well as the original Lung Duck Tong building. The second Chee Kung Tong building has a flag pole in front of it and no balcony fence (see P 2376).

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417.9 KiB


January 8, 2016 8:25 AM

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