North Pacific Cannery Archives Collection

Labeling and packing Paramount brand canned crab meat
Date:
unknown
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still image
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Photographs
Description:
Three workers labeling and packing Paramount brand canned crab meat into cardboard boxes at an unknown cannery.
Brailing herring into the hold of a fish packer boat
Date:
unknown
Type:
still image
Genre:
Photographs
Description:
Herring being brailed into the hold of a fish packer boat.
Bins of cut salmon and hand filling trays
Date:
unknown
Type:
still image
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Photographs
Description:
Bins of cut salmon and filling trays at Claxton Cannery
Smoked fish
Title:
Date:
unknown
Type:
still image
Genre:
Photographs
Description:
A man stands next to racks of smoked fish.
Fishing boats at Prince Rupert
Date:
unknown
Type:
still image
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Photographs
Description:
Fishing boats docked in Prince Rupert.
Skeena River Commerical Cannery
Date:
1900
Type:
still image
Genre:
Photographs
Description:
The Skeena River Commerical Cannery at Port Essington. This cannery was originally established as the Anglo-Alliance Cannery by Peter Herman in 1898. In 1904 it was purchased by the Skeena River Commercial Company and renamed. After the neighboring British American Cannery burned down in 1923 its...
Unloading herring from a hold
Date:
unknown
Type:
still image
Genre:
Photographs
Description:
Herring are unloaded from a fishing boat's hold using a hydraulic pump system
Brailing herring from a net
Date:
unknown
Type:
still image
Genre:
Photographs
Description:
Six men brailing herring from a net into a scow. Skeena River, BC
Bluestone tanks at Port Essington
Date:
unknown
Type:
still image
Genre:
Photographs
Description:
Man standing next to bluestone tanks used to treat fishing nets at Port Essington, Skeena River BC
Hand filling area of an unknown cannery
Date:
unknown
Type:
still image
Genre:
Photographs
Description:
An area inside an unknown cannery where cans are filled by hand with salmon
Brailing herring
Date:
unknown
Type:
still image
Genre:
Photographs
Description:
Brailer full of herring about to be released into a large fish packer, off the north coast of BC
Labeling and packing canned salmon
Date:
unknown
Type:
still image
Genre:
Photographs
Description:
Seven workers labeling and packing canned salmon into cardboard boxes in an unknown canning building.