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Bennett-Atlin Commission records

  • GR-0004
  • Series
  • 1898-1899

The series consists of records created by the "Bennett-Atlin Commission Act, 1899" to settle disputes as to mining claims in the Bennett Lake and Atlin Lake mining divisions. The records include applications to record claims, petitions ...

British Columbia. Bennett-Atlin Commission

Civil Service Commission records

  • GR-0935
  • Series
  • 1957-1968

Proceedings of hearings held by the Civil Service Commission pursuant to the Civil Service Act. The hearings concern dismissal and classification cases.

British Columbia. Civil Service Commission

Commission Into All Matters Affecting the Value of Lands of the Former Songhees Reserve Apportioned to the Esquimalt and Nanaimo Railway and the Canadian Northern Railway (1914)

  • GR-0803
  • Series
  • 1914

The commissioner, Judge of the County Court of New Westminster, Frederick W. Howay, was appointed 6 January 1914 to investigate all matters concerning the value of two parcels of former Songhees land which had been apportioned to the Esquimalt Nan...

British Columbia. Commission Into All Matters Affecting the Values of Lands Forming Part of the Former Songhees Reserve and Apportioned to the Esquimalt and Nanaimo Railway and the Canadian Northern Railway [1914]

Commission Into Matters Connected With Occupants of Land Leased by the North Pacific Lumber Company (1913)

  • GR-0798
  • Series
  • 1913-1915

The commissioner, Judge of the County Court of New Westminster, Frederic W. Howay, was appointed 2 July 1913, to investigate all matters regarding settlers on land in the Chilliwack River area leased by the North Pacific Lumber Company. Under an ...

British Columbia. Commission Into Matters Connected With Occupants of Land Leased by the North Pacific Lumber Company (1913)

Commission Pursuant to the Doukhobor Lands Allotment Act (1953)

  • GR-0723
  • Series
  • 1955-1961

Transcripts of proceedings at public hearings in Nelson, Castlegar and Grand Forks. 1955, and in Grand Forks and Nelson, 1959, and exhibits. Contains select issues of "Iskra", 1954-1961, with summary translation of contents. Some maps t...

British Columbia. Commission Pursuant to the Doukhobor Lands Allotment Act (1953)

Commission Regarding Campaign Funds (1927)

  • GR-0872
  • Series
  • 1927

This commission resulted from a Dominion Royal Commission into customs matters which revealed that liquor interests had made large contributions to the campaign funds of both political parties in British Columbia. This matter was investigated fur...

British Columbia. Commission Regarding Campaign Funds (1927)

Commission of Inquiry Into Jericho Hill School

  • GR-3043
  • Series
  • 1966-1974

The commission was to inquire into the operation of Jericho Hill School for the deaf and blind; Ben Chud was appointed sole commissioner. Two administrative files and some background reports are available here. The final report is available at t...

British Columbia. Commission of Inquiry Into Jericho Hill School

Commission of Inquiry Into the Affairs of Present and Past Boards of School Trustees of the City of Vancouver (1913)

  • GR-0795
  • Series
  • 1913-1914

The commissioner, Vancouver barrister Henry Osborne Alexander, was appointed to investigate the actions of past and present Boards of School Trustees of the City of Vancouver with regard to purchase and sale of school sites and school property, th...

British Columbia. Commission of Inquiry Into the Affairs of Present and Past Boards of School Trustees of the City of Vancouver (1913)

Commission of Inquiry Pursuant to Order-In-Council, 1885

  • GR-0708
  • Series
  • 1979

The commissioner, Justice Peter D. Seaton of the Court of Appeal, was appointed to investigate an allegation by Provincial Court Judge Philip Govan that Deputy Attorney General Richard Vogel, or some unnamed person in the ministry of Attorney Gene...

British Columbia. Commission of Inquiry Pursuant to Order-in-Council No.1885, July 5, 1979 [Vogel Inquiry]

Commission of Inquiry Regarding Daniel Leroy Sanger (1951)

  • GR-0924
  • Series
  • 1951-1952

The commissioner, Victoria County Court judge Herbert Howard Shandley, was appointed to inquire into the circumstances surrounding the incarceration and death of Daniel LeRoy Sanger at Oakalla Prison farm. Commission records include Provincial Se...

British Columbia. Commission of Inquiry Regarding Daniel Leroy Sanger (1951)

Commission of Inquiry Regarding Mrs. Donald Ritchie and the Loss of Her Unborn Child (1951)

  • GR-0922
  • Series
  • 1951

The commissioner, Supreme Court Justice Mr. Herbert Spencer Wood, was appointed to investigate allegations in the press, and elsewhere, that Mrs. Donald Ritchie of Vancouver lost her unborn child because of her inability to gain admission to hospi...

British Columbia. Commission of Inquiry Regarding Mrs. Donald Ritchie and the Loss of Her Unborn Child (1951)

Commission of Inquiry into Educational Finance

  • GR-0916
  • Series
  • 1944-1946

The series consists of Provincial Secretary file 145-20 (1944-1946) which contains correspondence, vouchers and copy of the order in council appointing Maxwell A. Cameron as the commissioner; 75 briefs (1945) presented to the commission; the commi...

British Columbia. Commission of Inquiry into Educational Finance [1944]

Commission of Inquiry into the Chiropody Act

  • GR-0918
  • Series
  • 1945-1949

The series consists of Provincial Secretary file 145-21 which contains correspondence, vouchers and a copy of the letters patent appointing Andrew Miller Harper as the commissioner (1945-1949), commission correspondence (1945-1947), proceedings (1...

British Columbia. Commission of Inquiry into the Chiropody Act

Commission of Inquiry under the Fort George Election Inquiry Act (1917)

  • GR-0801
  • Series
  • 1917

The commissioner, Judge of the County Court of Atlin, Frederick McBain Young, was appointed by statute (BCS 1917, c. 20), on 19 May 1917 to investigate the conduct of the election and all persons concerned with it. This was in response to allegat...

British Columbia. Commission of Inquiry under the Fort George Election Inquiry Act (1917)

Commission on Agriculture, 1912

  • GR-0324
  • Series
  • 1912-1914

Proceedings, transcripts of evidence and statistical data.

British Columbia. Commission on Agriculture, 1912

Commission on Allegations of Frank Carlow (1927)

  • GR-0873
  • Series
  • 1927

The commissioner, Supreme Court Justice Mr. Aulay Morrison, was appointed to investigate allegations made by liquor agent Frank Robert Carlow that public business had been improperly transacted by the government of British Columbia and that the go...

British Columbia. Commission on Allegations of Frank Carlow (1927)

Commission on Automobile Insurance, 1966

  • GR-0667
  • Series
  • 1966-1967

Exhibits, transcripts of evidence, transcripts of arguments, newspaper clippings book, correspondence, subject files, studies, reports and written arguments.

British Columbia. Royal Commission on Automobile Insurance [1966]

Commission on British Columbia Railway, 1977. Originals, 1977-1978

  • GR-0500
  • Series
  • 1977-1978

Exhibits, interrogatories, general files, clippings, printed matter, indexes, guides and synopses. Use of this finding aid may be accompanied by use of the card index (BOXES 1-4) and guides and synopses (BOX 5) compiled by the staff of the Commis...

British Columbia. Royal Commission on the British Columbia Railway

Commission on Charges Against A.R. Green, 1899

  • GR-0688
  • Series
  • 1899

Record of proceedings.

British Columbia. Commission of Inquiry to investigate certain charges made against A. R. Green by James J. Currie, respecting the conduct of the said A. R. Green while in the employment of the Inspector of Dykes

Commission on Chiropractic and Drugless Healing (1931)

  • GR-0906
  • Series
  • 1931-1932

The commissioner, Supreme Court Justice Mr. Denis Murphy, was appointed to inquire in order to determine which of the chiropractors practicing in the province were duly qualified chiropractors within the terms of the Medical Act, inquire as to the...

British Columbia. Commission on Chiropractic and Drugless Healing (1931)

Commission on Claims Arising out of Riots on Vancouver Island

  • GR-0518
  • Series
  • 1913-1916

The series consists of an alphabetical index to the claims and a numerical list of claimants (1916); the claims submitted to the commission arranged in numerical order (1916); additional documents and Commissioner Gregory's notes relating to ...

British Columbia. Commission to Inquire into the Vancouver Island Riots, 1913-1914 [1916]

Commission on Coal (1921)

  • GR-0869
  • Series
  • 1921

The commissioner, Alexander Henderson of Vancouver, was appointed to inquire generally into matters relating to or affecting the price of coal to consumers in British Columbia. Specifically, the commissioner investigated the costs of coal product...

British Columbia. Commission on Coal [1921]

Commission on Coal and Petroleum Products, 1934

  • GR-0686
  • Series
  • 1934-1938

Exhibits, transcripts of proceedings, secretary's notebook of proceedings, working papers and report. Exhibits Filed Separately

British Columbia. Coal and Petroleum Products Commission [1934]

Commission on Dyking, Drainage and Irrigation (1946)

  • GR-0680
  • Series
  • 1946

Transcripts of proceedings, exhibits and correspondence. Dyking, Drainage and Irrigation Inquiry List of Witnesses Hearings at Pitt Meadows Municipal hall, Pitt Meadows, B.C., 9:30 am Standard Time, July 9, 1946. Hearings in Rutland Com...

British Columbia. Commission on Dyking, Drainage and Irrigation (1946)

Commission on Education (1958-1960)

  • GR-0683
  • Series
  • 1958-1960

Transcripts of proceedings, exhibits, correspondence, newspaper clippings, abstracts of briefs and hearings, and research studies I-VI.

British Columbia. Commission on Education (1958-1960)

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