BC Provincial Library correspondence
Correspondence inward and outward concerning requests for information necessary to military intelligence.
British Columbia. Legislative Library
Canada. Dept. Of National Defence.
Correspondence, reports etc. relating to the evacuation of Japanese in British Columbia 1938-1944.
Canada. Department of National Defence
Central Registry system files
Central Registry system files. Miscellaneous files relating to Indian affairs in British Columbia. Includes files re Indian schools, game laws, trapping, fur conservation, fisheries and fishing regulations, enlistments, war funds and Indian veter...
Canada. Department of Indian Affairs
Two volumes of news clipping books, the first from 1941-1943 arranged chronologically; the second, from 1947-1951 arranged alphabetically, mainly by settlement or location, but occasionally by subject. The clippings cover most aspects of mining, ...
British Columbia. Mineralogical Branch
Consolidated Whaling Company records
The Consolidated Whaling Corporation, Ltd. was incorporated by Letters Patent dated April 26, 1918. The authorized capital stock was $2,500,000 divided into 25,000 shares of $100 each. By an agreement dated May 21, 1918, the company agreed to pu...
Two letters from Mrs. Currie, one conveying news of her family; the second expressing condolences on the death of Felicite Caroline Wolfenden.
Hamilton, Madge, 1893-1992
Correspondence School administrative records
Records pertaining to the operations of the Elementary Correspondence School Branch. Includes branch directors' correspondence and reports, 1922-1963, brochures, lesson plans, applications, and school magazines. Also includes records of cou...
British Columbia. Dept. of Education. Elementary Correspondence School
Correspondence and other material
Letters Miss Fletcher wrote to her father, J.H. Fletcher, and her brother, W.J. Fletcher, of Victoria, B.C. between 1942 and 1945 while she was serving as a Canadian Army Nursing Sister in Nanaimo, Quebec, England, and Europe. Miss Fletcher's...
Fletcher, Margaret Gwendolyn, 1909-
Five years of war
SUMMARY: Broadcast a few days before the fifth anniversary of the beginning of World War II, this program presumably looks back at the key events of those five years.;
Forrest, Stewart Robert, 1902-. Victoria.
"The unicorn farm" [reminiscences]; Mr. Forrest emigrated from England to the United States in 1919, was in the real estate business in North Vancouver, served in the Canadian army on the Queen Charlotte Islands, and in the air force at ...
Forrest, Stewart Robert, 1902-. Victoria
Harold T. Allen interview : [Williams, 1975]
CALL NUMBER: T1811:0002 SUPPLIED TITLE OF TAPE(S): The United Church and social issues : tape 1 RECORDED: [location unknown], 1975-03-14 SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Family background in Montreal. Move to Naramata, B.C., in 1909. His father and grandfather. ...
Hector Cote interview
SUPPLIED TITLE OF TAPE(S): French Canadians in Terrace, B.C. : raising a family in the 1930s and 1940s PERIOD COVERED: 1924-1977 RECORDED: [location unknown], 1977-08-02 SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Hector Cote (timber cruiser, scaler, plumber, contractor, m...
High school series : with the demon squadron : part 1 & 2
SUMMARY: This episode is a dramatization about a Royal Canadian Air Force station overseas. Air Force member John S. Peach wrote about the Demon Sqaudron of the RCAF so that children could hear about it. There; is a musical fill at the end of the ...
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
Maitland family papers
The Royal Lethington "Pat" Maitland family papers are composed of Maitland's personal correspondence, speeches and addresses, Logs of the House (Legislative Assembly of British Columbia), scrapbooks, etc. Also includes corresponden...
My Canada : British Columbia : part 1 & 2
SUMMARY: This episode is in two parts. The first is a commentary on current news, and in this episode, the focus is on the meeting in Teheran, Iran, of the leaders of England, the United States, and the U.S.S;.R. The leaders signed an agreement t...
SUMMARY: Excerpt from newscast about developments in the Pacific and European theatres of war.;
Act relating to war charities, 1939; constitution of Victoria Hostess House Oct. 30, 1940 (3 copies); visitor's register, Dec 1940 - Aug 1945; comprehensive report of club's activities, Nov 1941 - Nov 1945; account books, April 1941 - No...
Victoria Hostess House
Pacific Coast Militia Rangers.
"Application for enlistment and particulars about applicant" (form) completed by men applying for enlistment in Masset, BC.
Pacific Coast Militia Rangers
Peter Cotton papers
Peter Neve Cotton was one of Victoria's most distinguished architects. He designed many contemporary homes and business complexes, but was best known for his restoration and heritage architecture. Among the buildings he restored were Craigf...
Cotton, Peter Neve, 1918-1978
Peters, Noel Thompson. Victoria.
Correspondence between Capt. Noel Peters, who was serving with the Canadian army in England and Italy, and his wife Janet in Vancouver, B.C.; includes notes made by Captain Peters while attending various army courses.
Presented by Mrs. Janet Pete...
Peters, Noel Thompson
Official reports and correspondence accumulated during the administrations of Premiers Tolmie, Pattullo, Hart, and Johnson. Includes Departmental, General, and Federal files, plus separate series of documents on Pacific Great Eastern Railway (191...
British Columbia. Premier
Records relating to CANOL project and Alaska Highway
Records relating to the CANOL Project and the Alaskan Highway. The CANOL (Canadian Oil) pipeline project, conceived in response to fears of a Japanese invasion of Alaska, 1942, consisted of the construction of a road and pipeline from the Norman ...
United States. Army Service Forces. Northwest Command
Reports of Chief Forester
Reports presented to the Forestry Committee of the Legislative Assembly by the Chief Forester. The 1936 Report was further amplified by a presentation by the Forester in charge of the Forest Surveys Division, and the 1940 Report was presented by ...
British Columbia. Forest Branch
Viscount Alexander of Tunis : [visits Vancouver, July 1946]
SUMMARY: Radio coverage of visit by Viscount Alexander, Governor General of Canada, to Vancouver, with reporters Bill Herbert, Dennis Sweeting and Marce Munro. Includes singing and dancing by British Columbia Indians; part of speech by Viscount A...
War savings program : part 2
SUMMARY: A musical program promoting war savings stamps, featuring George Olsen [and His Music of Tomorrow]. Featured musicians include Don Ellis (clarinet), Bernice Brown (soprano), John Avison (piano). Prese;nted from the Vancouver Court House o...