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Mr. Renaud Couturier Welcoming Visitors
Mr. Renaud Couturier Welcoming Visitors

Date: 1938-1975
Source: CDEM Fraser Companies, Limited Collection
Collaborator(s): Mr. Doris Hébert, Mr. Guy Bouchard

Description: Cook, Mr. Renaud Couturier (at right), welcomes visitors to the Summit Depot. It is at the Summit Depot that supplies, notably food, merchandise, and equipment were stored for distribution to the camps in the area. The Summit Depot was located along the Right Hand Branch Belone Brook in the Green River area and was in operation from 1933 to 1975. From left to right: Mgr Pichette, Mr. Daigle, Mme Marie Doucette, Mr. Albert Lainey, Mr. Levesque of Escourt, and Mr. Léo Babin. Notice the cookie plate for the visitors.

Subject: New Brunswick, Logging, Foresters, Green River, Summit Depot