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Willow River, British Columbia
Transcontinental Townsite Company
.5 cm. textual records.
The collection consists of 1 large broadsheet (52 x 36 cm.) printed both sides in red and black, giving a general map of central British Columbia, an official plan of the townsite of Willow River, just north of Fort George, and b/w photos of northern scenes; accompanied by a detailed sheet with prices of the lots for sale in Willow River, and a promotional letter with original stamped mailing envelope from the Transcontinental Townsite Company (Winnipeg)--8 paragraphs promoting the real estate value of the lots for sale. Includes letter written and sent to Wm. L. Clay of Rochester, New York, from the secretary and general manager of Transcontinental Townsite Company of Winnipeg, Manitoba, dated April 9th, 1913, announcing the sale of lots in the town of Willow River, British Columbia.
Grand Trunk Pacific Railway Company.
Railroad land grants -- British Columbia -- Willow River.
Willow River (B.C.) -- History.