Album documenting the laying of the Vancouver-Fanning Island-Fiji sections of the Pacific submarine cable
- part of archive:
- Albums documenting the laying of the Trans-Pacific cables
- Lucas, Francis Robert
Volume includes press cuttings, printed programme re laying, details of officers, crew and cable staff of Colonia, of loading of cable ships Colonia and Anglia and journals of the voyages of both, abstracts of Engineer's log, photos (42), copy telegrams, correspondence, report to Shuter.
Lucas was the Engineer to the Telegraph Construction & Maintenance Co.Ltd.; Shuter was managing director.
- System of Arrangement: