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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 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.
Album cover of Trésor Retrouvé by Réal V. Benoit on which we can see his face.
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.
Front cover a black and green coloured book with the author’s name Rémi Jodouin, the publishing house Éditions Québécoise and the title En-d’ssour and featuring a miner’s face wearing a helmet.
Album cover at club soda, on which Richard Desjardins, the artist, play the piano on a stage in front of the audience.
Black-and-white photograph of a timber building, in front of which there is a boardwalk to the entrance. In the front, we can see a man in a suit and a gas pump.
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 a man in work clothes standing beside the control panel of a device with four crossed antennas. A forest is visible in the background.
Black-and-white photograph of a board labelled 23 mars Référendum, 1986. The results from each polling stations are written. There is a wooden lath wall and balloons floating on the ceiling.
Colour photograph with three buildings in the background and a wheat field cut across by a road.
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