RBCM Archives

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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World War, 1914-1918

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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

Richard McBride private and official correspondence

Private and official correspondence and papers of Sir Richard McBride, 1905-1917; confidential letterbook; correspondence between McBride, Borden and others concerning provincial, Dominion, and Imperial politics; correspondence concerning military...

McBride, Richard, Sir, 1870-1917

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

Returned Soldier's Aid Commission records

  • GR-0126
  • Series
  • 1916-1920

Daily orders of Unit "J", Military Hospitals Command: No. XI District Depot Casualty Company and Hospital Section (Victoria, B.C. and Hastings Park, Vancouver, B.C.). Orders by Col. J.S. Harvey, commander. Also lists of B.C. men who se...

British Columbia. Dept. of the Provincial Secretary

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

Naval Service of Canada

Notes and typescript re: organization and activities of Royal Navy and Canadian Naval Service on Pacific coast, 1914-1918. Includes details of vessels in Esquimalt, submarines constructed in B.C., naval hospital, signalling school, Prince Rupert...

Naval Service of Canada

Shelford, Arthur. Wistaria; Farmer.

Reminiscences. Mr. Shelford emigrated to Canada in 1908 and settled at Ootsa Lake. He served overseas in World War I and then returned to his farm at Ootsa Lake where he remained until he retired to Victoria in 1966. Vol. 2 is a corrected and e...

Shelford, Arthur, 1885-1979

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)

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

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-

Rural district assessment forms and account books

  • GR-0453
  • Series
  • 1894-1897

Rural district assessment forms, 1906-1909, and various account books, including two from the Belgian Children's Relief Fund, 1916-1919, and one from Education Office, 1894-1897.

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

Neufeld, Peter, 1898-1918. Vanderhoof; Diarist.

Diary, written from author's sick-bed, chronicling daily activities of author's family and activities of Mennonite community in Winkler, Manitoba and Vanderhoof, British Columbia (1917-1918). Diary also contains commentary on European W...

Neufeld, Peter, 1898-1918

Returned Soldiers' Aid Commission

  • GR-1315
  • Series
  • 1915-1929

Returned Soldiers' Aid Commission Records. Documents of provincial government agency established in 1919 to assist with the resettlement of Canadian and Imperial war veterans. Papers include correspondence with various ex-servicemen's ...

British Columbia. Returned Solders’ Aid Commission

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)

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...

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...

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...

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

Record book of resumed lands under the Soldiers' Homestead Act, 1916

  • GR-1399
  • Series
  • 1916-1921

Record book of resumed lands under the Soldiers' Homestead Act, 1916. Arranged by Land District. Lists pre-emptions and land purchase applications canceled or resumed by the Crown during the European War (1914-1918). The reverted lands were...

British Columbia. Dept. of Lands

Personal papers

Notification of award of the Imperial Service Medal, 27 July 1948; papers relating to his employment and service during World War I.

Wilkie, William

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.

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