Gallery features Augusta collection

Gallery features Augusta collection

Robert Keziere with a photograph of the late Mary Augusta Tappage of Soda Creek.

Robert Keziere with a photograph of the late Mary Augusta Tappage of Soda Creek who he photographed in the early 1970s for the book The Days of Augusta published in 1973 by Cariboo-raised writer Jean E. Speare.

Keziere’s collection of photographs taken of Augusta and her family are on exhibition this month in the main gallery at the Station House Gallery. Born in 1888 at Soda Creek in the Cariboo Augusta was a unique figure in Cariboo history.