Alan LeMarquand interview
RECORDED: Vancouver (B.C.), [1982-05-14?] SUMMARY: Recollections of family life on B.C. whaling stations: Rose Harbour, Naden Harbour, and Kyuquot -- and later, Bay City, Washington. Father, Captain George Le Marquand, later became general manager...
Arni Myrdal interview
RECORDED: [location unknown], 1964 SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Mr. Myrdal talks about his coming to Canada in 1876 from Iceland; his early memories in Iceland; the family's journey to Scotland; emigration; memories of Manitoba; North Dakota in 1880; t...
Beryl Weatherell interview
RECORDED: [location unknown], 1965-10-06 SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Mrs. Beryl Weatherell recalls early years on Saltspring Island. She discusses her family background; her father, Frank Scott, came with his brothers and settled in the Ganges area. She dis...
British Columbia sketches : [reel 8]
Amateur film. The town of Ymir and the nearby Yankee Girl gold mine. Mining concentrator building (with aerial tramway) beside the Salmo River. Mine site, high on mountainside; buildings; small electric train of ore cars; dumping tailings on hil...
Cairn at San Juan Island
Plaque entitled "English Camp" with text about boundary dispute, British and American camps and resolution.
Campbell, Robert A., 1952-. An added objection: the use of blacks in the coal mines of Washington, 1880-1896.
An added objection: the use of blacks in the coal mines of Washington, 1880-1896. 111 leaves: map, appendix. Thesis (M.A.), University of British Columbia, 1978. Vita. Bibliography: leaves 112-117. Canadian theses on microfiche, 40585.
Campbell, Robert A., 1952-
Christ Church Cathedral records
Copies of registers of baptisms, marriages and deaths kept at Fort Vancouver, Fort Victoria, Fort Langley, and the Parish of Victoria. The original dates of the records are 1836 to 1886 while the photocopies and transcripts were probably made aro...
Christ Church Cathedral (Victoria, B.C.)
Two letters from John McLoughlin, 1844, 1845, and one letter outward (handwritten copy) to Colonel Robert Scott, U.S. Army, Division HQ, San Francisco, 1867, regarding U.S. administration of Indian affairs in Alaska.
Tolmie, William Fraser, 1812-1886
David Anderson : [press conference on oil port proposal, 1977]
SUPPLIED TITLE OF TAPE(S): David Anderson on joint Canadian-U.S. super oil port proposal RECORDED: [location unknown], 1977-06-03 SUMMARY: TRACK 1: In a press conference, David Anderson, former provincial Liberal leader, proposes that a joint Cana...
Dease Family records
Will, inventory of estate and effects, and contre-lettre of John Dease (1801); engagement of Peter Warren Dease to Alexander McKenzie and Company (1801; engagement of Francis Dease with Myer Michaels (1801); diary of John Warren Dease at Fort Vanc...
Diary of a trip from Vancouver to Europe from Nov 10, 1910 to Feb 20, 1911, including accounts of friends from British Columbia that Mary and Ninian Bain met while on tour. Diary of a trip from Vancouver to South America from Nov 27, 1911, to Mar...
Bain, Mary M
Earl Marsh collection
- 1868-1999; predominant 1922-1975
The collection consists of the records gathered by Earl Marsh, who intended to preserve the history of the British Columbia Coast Steamship Service (BCCSS) and the maritime history of British Columbia generally. He primarily collected records from...
Marsh, Earl John
Edith Bell interview
CALL NUMBER: T0736:0001 RECORDED: [location unknown], [ca. 1960] SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Mrs. Bell recounts the early history of the Ladner area: William H. Ladner; Thomas Ellis Ladner; first settlement in 1868; early residents; subdivision; the Suther...