Alert Bay potlatch : [field recordings, 1968]
CALL NUMBER: T4365:0253 RECORDED: Alert Bay (B.C.), 1968-05 SUMMARY: "Alert Bay Potlatch" is a series of eight tapes comprising field recordings produced by Norman Newton at Alert Bay in 1968. These recordings document the ceremonies com...
Beginnings of a nation : 1967
SUMMARY: "Beginnings Of A Nation" provides students (grades 7 and up) with a background in Canada's history. This episode offers a look at the future of Canada from 1967.;
Canadian Armed Forces military tattoo
SUMMARY: Coverage of the Canadian Armed Forces' Centennial military tattoo from Vancouver. Servicemen dressed in authentic costumes and dress uniforms, depicting 300 years of military history, take part.;
Centennial preview '67
Promotional film. A cross-country preview of events and celebrations marking Canada's upcoming centennial. No identifiable British Columbia footage.
Documentary. To mark Canada's hundredth anniversary, Canadian young people exchanged visits. This film follows a group of Québec boys and girls, aged thirteen to sixteen, who travelled 4800 kilometres west to Cranbrook, British Columbia. The ...
Lawrie Wallace interview
CALL NUMBER: T3835:0001 SUPPLIED TITLE OF TAPE(S): Family life and early manhood PERIOD COVERED: 1913-1938 RECORDED: Victoria (B.C.), 1981-04-16 SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Mr. L.J. Wallace recalls his early life at the William Head Quarantine Station, B.C....
Newspaper clipping books
The series consists of newspaper clipping books created by the Canadian Confederation Centennial Committee of British Columbia between 1961 to 1968.
On microfilm reels B00377 to B00382.
British Columbia. Canadian Confederation Centennial Committee of British Columbia
Provincial Library correspondence and other material
Programme, memoranda, and minutes of meeting of the planning committee responsible for celebrations marking the golden anniversary of Canadian confederation; correspondence, directories, advertisements and pamphlets relating to the diamond anniver...
British Columbia. Legislative Library
Victor Nancollas interview
SUPPLIED TITLE OF TAPE(S): Politics and the city of Salmon Arm PERIOD COVERED: 1950-1977 RECORDED: Salmon Arm (B.C.), 1977-08-16 SUMMARY: Victor Nancollas has been involved in local Salmon Arm politics for 27 years. He traces the history of incorp...
[Ron Bennett miscellaneous footage]
Amateur film footage:
004.01: Sailboats; powerboats; ferries; urban street ca. 1950s; stage show (Canada's Centennial?).
004.02: Totem pole; view from car on Patricia Bay Highway.
004.03: Horseback riding; Flying U Ranch; LLH Guest Ranch; ...