Powell Lumber And Fuel Company

Powell Lumber And Fuel Company

Powell Lumber and Fuel Company Limited was located at McGillivray Falls, BC [now known as McGillivray, BC]. People associated with this file include Seitaro Yamaoka (shareholder), Asakichi Nakamura (shareholder), Sueji Kumagai (shareholder), and Nobuichi Yamaoka (sales manager).


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Custodian Identification Number15750


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