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A Day at the Ruddy Potato

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A Day at the Ruddy Potato The TBI also known as the Tekki Blind Investigators went to the Ruddy Potato Whole Foods Market and interviewed Scott (R0001), the store manager. Scott has been working at the store for one year. The Ruddy Potato is an organic whole food store that sells whole foods. That means […]

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Bowen Lodge by the sea Guest Questionnaire

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The guest questionnaire sent to camp participants who attended camp in 1999. Digitized from the original audio cassette held at the archives of the Camp Bowen Society for the Visually Impaired. Please note: This audio file contains phone numbers that will no longer reach a Camp Bowen staffer person. To reach a Camp Bowen staff […]

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An Excerpt from Bowen Island 1872-1972

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The below excerpt is from Bowen Island 1872-1972 and is reprinted here with the kind permission of the Bowen Island Historians. During the summer months the Canadian National Institute for the Blind operates a recreation and training centre on Deep Bay. The three acre property was purchased from the Union Steamship Company and a modern […]

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The Caribou Observer, Announcement of Camps on Bowen Island

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From the Cariboo Observer from Quesnel via the Provincial Library in Victoria. Entered into the Provincial Library in December 1963. Originally printed Thursday, May 30, 1963. From page 1 CNIB Field Workers Attend Meeting Here Success and progress were the key notes of reports presented at the annual meeting of the Quesnel Chapter, Canadian National […]