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Dr. Harold Geggie with Snowmobile


© Gatineau Valley Historical Society

Image: CD-004/00364
Location: Wakefield, La Pêche, Quebec, Canada

Image Date: c 1930
Photographer:

Description
Dr. Harold Geggie of Wakefield with his snowmobile about 1930. This was a locally constructed vehicle consisting of a Ford Roadster converted for snow travel with skis on the front and heavy chains on the rear wheels. This was made before Bombardier launched their commercial snow vehicles.