Leon Dyrgas and Bill Pasemko

Dyrgas-PasemkoInterviewee: Leon Dyrgas and Bill Pasemko
Year: 2005
Location: Canmore
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Index: Canmore miners; Mine shutdown; Conditions in the mine – blow-outs, rock falls, deaths; Roof bolting; Company store; ‘Wagon wheels’; East Coullee; Wash house; Canmore Hotel; United Mine Workers of America (UMWA); Union hall; Union Christmas Party; Community; Hockey; Black Friday; Pocklington; Three Sisters Development; Dismantling mine; Pension; Wildlife patterns; Tourist boom; Walking tour to Cairns and #3 mine sites