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Doomed to die? Two mining companies are trying to evict 300 residents from this Elliot Lake trailer park and turn it into a gravel pit Open in full size

Doomed to die? Two mining companies are trying to evict 300 residents from this Elliot Lake trailer park and turn it into a gravel pit

Picture, 1983, English

Doomed to die? Two mining companies are trying to evict 300 residents from this Elliot Lake trailer park and turn it into a gravel pit

Picture, 1983, English

Caption:

The tenants, many of whom are unemployed miners, say an area mobile home site they're being urged to moved to has substandard services, and they'd be paying twice the rent for lots half the size. They feel they're not "really being counted as human beings," one resident said.

Publisher

Toronto Star

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

G2--Canada-Ontario-Elliot Lake-125a-GO-047

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

TS-2-125-GO-047