Neil Gustafson Collection. - - 1992-2009. - - 1 cm of textual records, 3 photographs.

Neil Gustafson ( ? 1934 - ) worked in the pulp and paper mill in Powell River for many years. First of all for the Powell River Company which was taken over by MacMillian Bloedel in 1962. He worked his way up through all the jobs on the paper machines and became a Supervisor. In 1992, Yibin Paper Mill in China purchased Paper Machines number 7 and 8, disassembled and reassembled them in 1993, in Yibin. Gustafson was sent to oversee the project. He was there for a number of months. Married in the 1950’s he and his wife have four children.

The collection has been created by Neil Gustafson during his work in China at the Yibin Paper Mill. Includes correspondence, newsletter article and photographs.

Title based on contents of collection.

Series description available.

1.
Correspondence. - - 2009. - - .5cm of textual material
The series consists of an email from Tiger Hu to Gustafson regarding Paper Machine No 7 from the Powell River mill that is now in the Yibin Paper Mill.
Title based on contents of series.

2. Newsletter clipping. - - ca 1995. - - .5cm of textual material
The series consists of an article in M & B News. ( MacMillian Bloedel ) about Gustafson’s experience in Yibin, China.
Title based on contents of series.

3. Photographs. - - 1992-1994. - - 3 photographs.
The series consists of photographs of the Yibin Paper Mill as well as its construction for No 7 paper machine, Neil Gustafson and No 7 paper machine in the Yibin Paper Mill.
Title based on contents of series.


Accession number 2011.113
Fonds - 155