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World War, 1914-1918



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  • GR and MS subject headings. Should be replaced with 'World War, 1914-1918'.

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  • Use for European War, 1914-1918; World War I

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Adelaide Treasure interview

RECORDED: [location unknown], 1979-09-09 SUMMARY: Adelaide Treasure was born in 1896 in McGregor, Manitoba, the youngest of 10 children. She discusses the family's move to Kelowna when she was about 2 years old. Her eldest sister Gertrude had...

Annie Margaret Angus family papers

Diaries, documents and research notes concerning the family of Annie Margaret Angus, especially her father Major William James Anderson. Materials consist mostly of diaries (1885-1924) of Major Anderson, and his wife Laura, which cover his career ...

Angus, Annie Margaret

Archibald Glen interview

CALL NUMBER: T3138:0001 SUPPLIED TITLE OF TAPE(S): Early Cominco-Kimberley history PERIOD COVERED: 1924-1948 RECORDED: Vancouver (B.C.), 1977-[08-10?] SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Archibald Glen arrived in Tadanac in 1924 from Alanby; he had written to Mr. H...

Army pay book and other material

Canadian Army pay book, 1918; certificate of qualifications for N.C.O. appointment, Active Militia, 1914; miscellaneous instructions, cords and certificates relating to service in World War I and service in Pacific Coast Militia Rangers In World W...

Woodley, Lorne Arnold

Canadian Legion of the British Empire Service League. Public Service Branch, No. 127, Victoria records

Minutes of executive, general, regular monthly and annual meetings 25 May 1933 to 29 Nov 1946. The volumes also contain synopses of the meetings of the Victoria and District Council of the Canadian Legion of the British Empire Service League.

Canadian Legion of the British Empire Service League. Public Service Branch No. 127 (Victoria, B.C.)

Cecil Henry Meares papers

Cecil Henry Meares was an adventurer, explorer and British naval officer. Son of a British Army officer, born in Ireland, educated in Scotland and England, Meares left school at the age of 17 and travelled extensively in Europe and Asia, picking ...

Meares, Cecil Henry, 1877-1937


Letters from Andrew S. Baird written while serving overseas in the Canadian army in World War 1, and letters received by his parents after his death in 1918. Photos transferred to Visual Records.

Baird, Andrew S., d. 1918


Letters from the Reverend Eber Crummy, Methodist minister in Vancouver, Red Deer, and Carberry, Manitoba, to his wife and his daughter Margaret; memorabilia of his son William's career at Wesley College, Winnipeg, and letters of sympathy on h...

Crummy (family)


Two letters to Edmund Croft from his brother, Henry Croft (Victoria, B.C.) 1916 and 1917, and two letters from Henry's widow, Mary Jean (Dunsmuir) Croft, 1917. Information on the Croft family compiled by the donor, W.S. Croft, great nephew o...

Croft, Edmund

Correspondence and other material

Letters to Edward Burdett Garrard, his wife, Eleanor (Watson) Garrard, and their three children, E.F.A. (Ted), Joyce (Garrard) Redford and Saville, 1904-1940, mainly from each other; two diaries kept by Eleanor Garrard, one in the Lake District, 1...

Garrard (family)

Correspondence and other material

Four letters from Warburton Pike to Marshall Bond, Sr., on miscellaneous matters. Autographed copy of "The Barren Ground of Northern Canada" by Warburton Pike containing four photographs transferred to NW collection.

Department of Education correspondence and other records

  • GR-1477
  • Series
  • 1913-1929

Correspondence Inward to J.W. Gibson, Director of Elementary Agricultural Education. Includes reports on "Caring for School Gardens" [1913] and notes on correlation of rural science with manual training. Also includes "Remittance ...

British Columbia. Dept. of Education

Elementary and technical education correspondence

  • GR-1446
  • Series
  • 1914-1929

Correspondence (inward and outward of the Director of Elementary Education and the organizer of Technical Education. Files include correspondence and reports, re: summer schools and night schools, manual training and domestic science, agricultura...

British Columbia. Dept. of Education

Frank Swannell papers

Frank Cyril Swannell (F.C.S.) was born in Hamilton, Ontario, on May 16th 1880. He obtained a certificate in assaying from the University of Toronto in 1899. He worked on surveys in the interior of B.C. He served in World War I and retired from ...

Swannell, Frank Cyril, 1880 - 1969

Frederick Charles Bell papers

Frederick Charles Bell was the Superintendent of Vancouver General Hospital, 1923-1931, and of Shaughnessy Hospital, 1941-1949. Diaries, correspondence, and personal papers documenting Dr. Bell's service in the Royal Canadian Army Medical Co...

Bell, Frederick, 1883-1971

Gordon Merrit Shrum interviews, 1983

RECORDED: Vancouver (B.C.), 1983-01 & 02 SUMMARY: Interviews with Dr. Gordon Merritt Shrum about his life and career as a soldier, physicist and public administrator. The interviews were a joint effort of Simon Fraser University, the Public Ar...

Green, Robert Howard, 1890-1969. Victoria; Lawyer.

Nominal lists of the 54th (Kootenay) Battalion and the 75th (Mississauga) Battalion, Canadian Expeditionary Force, retained by Captain R.H Green, paymaster, 54th Battalion. Unit includes a note by Captain Green describing the various records (vol...

Grey Family papers

Diary of R.G. Grey, 1879-1881, giving account of two voyages from London to Melbourne, typescript extracts from diary, 1906-1913, diary 1923-1932, papers on family history, re Josephine Butler (aunt), drafts of essays and letters to editors on wor...

Grey (family)

Guy Houghton Blanchet papers

Guy Blanchet was born in Ottawa on February 12, 1884, and was educated in Ottawa and at McGill University, from which he received in 1905 a BSc degree in engineering and mining. In 1910 he received his commission as a Dominion Land Surveyor and jo...

Blanchet, Guy Houghton, 1884-1966

James Kingsley papers

Autobiographical notes of James Edward Kingsley Sr. covering the period 1893-1987; and his diary of service as commander of No. 32 Company, Pacific Coast Militia Rangers during World War II, 9 March 1942 - 11 February 1946. Also included in this ...

Kingsley, James, b. 1893

MacDonald, Norma Isabella. Victoria.

Correspondence inward while attending boarding school in Victoria from family members, March - June, 1909; correspondence inward from a soldier in France, March, 1916. Exercise book for French lessons, no date. Photographs transferred to Visual ...

MacDonald, Norma Isabella

Manuscript biography

Manuscript biography of Geoffrey Murray Downton comprising Part I, birth to 1915 (author's narrative interposed with lengthy extracts from his diaries and letters); and Part III, reminiscences by Downton of period, 1918-1960. Essay describin...

Gimse, Marjorie, 1925-

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