Item GM-PH-1705 (1)-(24) - Forest fires - prevention and control

Title and statement of responsibility area

Title proper

Forest fires - prevention and control

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  • Graphic material

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GM-PH-1705 (1)-(24)

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Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)

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  • 1947 (Creation)

Physical description area

Physical description

24 photographs : prints, b&w

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Name of creator

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Scope and content

Image of fireguard in Torch River provincial forest; man looking down from forest fire lookout tower in Fort a la Corne Provincial Forest; images of airplanes modified for "smoke jumpers" to jump out of; various images of the eight members of the Department of Natural Resources first parachute training school exercising, preparing parachutes, and training as "smoke jumpers".

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Language of material

  • English

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Restrictions on access

Records are open for research use.

Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication

Use, publication, and/or reproduction of records are subject to Crown Copyright. Please consult reference archivist for assistance.

To consult the records, visit or contact the Regina office.

Finding aids

SAFA 628 consists of a series description and file listings of the textual records and the photographs.

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Physical description

Specific image details:
Sask. Film Board photo nos. 2880, 2881, 2882, 2884, 2886, 2888, 2893, 2895, 2900, 2901, 2944, 2945

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Description record identifier

GM-PH-1705 (1)-(24)

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Rules or conventions

Saskatchewan Archives. Archival Description Manual 2004.



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Language of description

  • English

Script of description

  • Latin


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