Typed manuscript of Charles Macnamara’s. The manuscript contains recollections and impressions of life in McLachlin camps as he documented shantymen during his employment as a clerk with the lumber company. The typewritten manuscript dates from 1940, but the original photographs were taken between 1899 and 1903. The prints contained in the manuscript were taken from the original glass plate negatives and probably date from the 1940’s.
Use digital copy only. Original Closed due to conservation.
Original glass plate negatives are held in series F209 of the McLachlin Bros. fonds (2003-0164).