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Black-and-white photograph of four people before a log front and a sign that reads, Jos Dumulon General Merchant.
Coloured map of Abitibi, Témiscamingue and Northeastern Ontario where you can see a slew of lakes and rivers, some of which have official names, as well as red arrows that show Edmund Horne’s itinerary.
A sepia-toned photograph of two men standing on the porch of a log cabin with a forest in the background.
Black-and-white photograph of two miners operating a drill mounted to the ground and roof with metal rods. The men wear rubber boots and a helmet with a light.
Front cover of a book where it is written Des risques, des mines et des hommes, la perception du risque chez les mineurs de fond de l’Abitibi-Témiscamingue, which can be translated by Risks, mines and men: risk perception of Abitibi-Témiscamingue’s miners. The author’s name Sylvain Beaupré and publishing house Presses de l’Université du Québec are also mentioned. There is a picture of a man wearing a miner’s helmet on his head and holding a metal rod in his hands.
Black-and-white photograph of three old cars parked in front of the Horne mine’s fence. You can see the smelter with smoke rising from a chimney in the background.
Black-and-white photograph of several mining buildings made of planks, including a headframe and a chimney and featuring a blanket of snow on the ground.
Black-and-white photograph of two buildings with tin roofs and very few windows. A blanket of snow covers the ground.
Black-and-white photograph of several people sliding on a wood structure installed on a hill.
Black-and-white photograph of two men sitting in a lodge of the Golf Club of Noranda with the Horne mine in the background.
Black-and-white photograph of a four-story building with a theatre on the ground floor. You can see which movies were playing by reading the titles displayed at the entrance.
Black-and-white photograph of a building with Noranda written on the front. Several movie posters are hung on the boardwalk.
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