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The Trail Blazers and the Cavalcades: Proving the Need for the David Thompson Highway
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The ferry at Rocky Mountain House
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Road work underway near Horburg in 1939
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Imperial Oil Gas Station at Saunders, Alberta
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Chamber of Commerce lunch meeting
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Chamber of Commerce luncheon
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Sighting the elevation at an unknown river in the West Country
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Nurse Velma Daye attending to Fred Bott's head wound
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Cavalcade guests: Premier Harry Strom (sunglasses) Jock MacDonald (plaid shirt) Bob Ross, far right
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The Honorable Harry Strom on horseback, posed in front of an R.C.M.P. cruiser
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Whirlpool Point
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A beautiful day to work on the cairn
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Hauling the water up from the river
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The cairn is halfway completed.  Pictured from left are W. Duhamel, W. Graham, J. Edgerton, unknown
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Bill Graham takes care of the extra sand
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Lunch break.  Hazel Chambers, Angie Edgerton, Pat Graham walking up to camp
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Jack & Angie Edgerton, Hazel Chambers, Julia & Bill Duhamel, with Bill & Pat Graham at the rear
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Erosion control in front of the Trail Blazers cairn
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Pat Graham and Angie Edgerton cleaning up the wheelbarrow
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