RIP: The Mighty Fraser Fanned the Flame to Garner Fame

The Fraser River
Two World Wars
Gold Rush
Perpetrator of Floods & The Great Fire in New Westminster, B.C.

“New Westminster, on the mighty Fraser River, has survived gold rushes, loss of capital status, fire, flood, the Depression, and two world wars.” Gavin Hainsworth and Katherine Freund-Hainsworth combine their talents of historical research, activism, architectural photography and drawing, journalism, writing, and lecturing to bring us this award-winning book. To obtain a copy of, “A New Westminster Album” from the authors, email them at:

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