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The notes transcribed from the back of this photograph are as follows: YUKON L.F. The midnight sun lights up this Yukon panorama of lake and trees and the aircraft that carried Bruce West to the busy drilling camp of Eagle Lake where men are probing thousands of feet below the permafrost for oil. This is a camp on Palmer Lake where West landed shortly before he had to transfer to a helicopter. The notes written and typed on the back of this photograph, from the time it was printed, are as follows: YUKON L.F. The midnight sun lights up this Yukon panorama of lake and trees and the aircraft that carried Bruce West to the busy drilling camp of Eagle Lake where men are probing thousands of feet below the permafrost for oil. This is a camp on Palmer Lake where West landed shortly before he had to transfer to a helicopter.June 30, 1958, transparent
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June 30, 1958
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Scanned from a print, and later selected by the National Gallery for its Cutline exhibition
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YUKON L.F. The midnight sun lights up this Yukon panorama of lake and trees and the aircraft that carried Bruce West to the busy drilling camp of Eagle Lake where men are probing thousands of feet below the permafrost for oil. This is a camp on Palmer Lake where West landed shortly before he had to transfer to a helicopter.
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61 YEARS AGOIN NEWS
John Diefenbaker was Prime Minister
The Progressive Conservatives were in power
Dwight D. Eisenhower was President

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