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Harrison history
 
canadian army newsreel
canadian army newsreel
canadian army newsreel

Harrison Hot Springs – Canadian Army Newsreel No. 71

Wartime brought drastic changes to Harrison Hot Springs. Halfway through the war the hotel became a military convalescent hospital, when the Department of National Defense took over the building, leasing it for $32,000 a year t...
 
People of Harrison
 
Dick Warde550x400
Dick Warde550x400
Dick Warde550x400

Captain Dick Warde – Harrison Hermit, An Echo of Abraham Lincoln from the Cascade Foothills.

┬áHear ye: ” Hermit? Hell; I came here to enjoy what I call absolute liberty and live as I damn well pleased. They can’t make me out,as most men are slaves. But Ezekiel Gould Warde,with eighty-odd years atop of him ,...

 
Past and Present
 
GreenPointLoggingCoftr
GreenPointLoggingCoftr
GreenPointLoggingCoftr

Green Point Logging Co. Ltd.

In 1931,two brothers, Dewey and Clay Anderson, were starting up a new logging camp, complete with railroad installation. The site was just by the former fish hatchery (where Sasquatch Park is today), and the company was Green P...
 
Past and Present
 
Harrison Lake Hatchery
Harrison Lake Hatchery
Harrison Lake Hatchery

Harrison Lake Hatchery

Harrison Lake hatchery stood on the Green Point beach site of today’s Sasquatch Park. It was build in the fall of 1904 as part of an ongoing programme to restock the declining salmon population by means of an artificial b...