Squamish Public Library - Digital Collections
Letter to Legislative Assembly from J. Wilkinson, Squamish Board of Trade. RE: New Highway


Description
Mystery Question:
Is this letter of resolution the same or similar to the one sent out to the other boards of trade, service clubs and public organizations as per the various letters of acknowledgement and receipt?
[Please answer by clicking on the Comments tab]
Media Type:
Text
Item Type:
Correspondence
Description:
A letter to the Legislative assembly from J. Wilkinson resolving the building of a highway from Whytecliff (the now West Vancouver area) to Garibaldi Park by the Provincial government. It argues that creating a road versus extending the railway down to Vancouver would be cost saving and would be beneficial in connecting various coast points along the way. It also notes that copies of the resolution would be made and sent to a variety of organizations, and requests acknowledgement of the letter thus.
Date of Original:
February 1929
Subject(s):
Personal Name(s):
J. Wilkinson
Collection:
Digitization of the Squamish Board of Trade Correspondence Documents from 1926 to 1963
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • British Columbia, Canada
    Latitude: 49.74967 Longitude: -123.13597
  • British Columbia, Canada
    Latitude: 48.43294 Longitude: -123.3693
  • British Columbia, Canada
    Latitude: 49.37385 Longitude: -123.28664
Donor:
Squamish Chamber of Commerce
Copyright Statement:
All image copies are provided for research and private study use only. If researchers intend to publish, display, or exhibit these images in any public manner (including web display), we ask that you first receive permission from the Squamish Public Library and acknowledge us as the source.
Contact
Squamish Public Library
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

37907 2nd Avenue
Box 1039
Squamish, BC V8B0A7
604-892-3110

Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit




My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.










Letter to Legislative Assembly from J. Wilkinson, Squamish Board of Trade. RE: New Highway


A letter to the Legislative assembly from J. Wilkinson resolving the building of a highway from Whytecliff (the now West Vancouver area) to Garibaldi Park by the Provincial government. It argues that creating a road versus extending the railway down to Vancouver would be cost saving and would be beneficial in connecting various coast points along the way. It also notes that copies of the resolution would be made and sent to a variety of organizations, and requests acknowledgement of the letter thus.