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Collins Overland Telegraph - Kathleen Fitzgerald

File contains a photocopy of a "booklength feature" in The Canada West Magazine on the Collins Overland Telegraph, a telegraph system planned to stretch from San Francisco to London. The BC-Yukon section of the telegraph line is discussed at lenght.

[Thawing the ground]

Caption on verso reads: Thawing the ground by forcing used water in by means of the pipes show. Preparatory to dredging. Upper Dominion Creek. Late summer and the ground was frozen solid within two feet of the surface. The pipes behind the two men are not yet screwed in.

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