Alberni (B.C.)



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The item is a copy print made from an albumen print contained within NW 971M S656 "British Columbia: A description of its natural resources, commercial advantages, leading mercantile and business houses, 1891-2" / P.R. Smith.


The item is a b&w photograph showing Stamp's Mill at Alberni. It was probably taken by O.C. Hastings in 1879.


The item is a glass slide showing Alberni, made to accompany Laing's 1896 lecture on the beauties and resources of Vancouver Island.

Alberni County Court civil case files

  • GR-2490
  • Series
  • 1921-1949

The series consists of civil case files from the Alberni County Court, 1921 to 1949.

British Columbia. County Court (Alberni)

Alberni dance : [from "7 o'clock show" film shoot]

RECORDED: [location unknown], [196-] SUMMARY: TRACK 1: "Alberni Dance" comprises the location sound recorded during the filming of a segment for the CBC television program "The 7 O'clock Show" at the Alberni Indian Community Hall. The recording ;includes narration, songs, dances and speeches. The voice of George Clutesi can be heard. TRACK 2: A continuation of the "Alberni Dance" recording. Includes speeches; an introduction by George Clutesi of Paul Sam from Ahousaht, who makes a traditional welcome speech; and some words from Andy Snider, the CBC producer. Bob (later Imbert) Orchard interviews George Clutesi, who describes the significance of the songs; dances and speeches.

Alberni mines

The item is a glass slide showing the flume at the Duke of York Mine, Alberni, made to accompany Laing's 1896 lecture on the beauties and resources of Vancouver Island.

Alberni Supreme Court civil case files

  • GR-2232
  • Series
  • 1939-1950

Civil case files with the exception of probate, divorce and adoption files which have been removed from this series and are filed separately.

British Columbia. Supreme Court (Alberni)

Alfred Carmichael papers

Correspondence; research notes for articles and books; diaries and narratives; financial papers; clippings of articles and reviews; and samples of paper produced by B.C. Paper Manufacturing Company, Alberni, 1894. Narrative of a journey from Ucluelet to Village Island, 1896, also on microfilm. Photographs transferred to Visual Records accession 198702-6.

Carmichael, Alfred, 1874-1963

Annie Hayes interview

CALL NUMBER: T0859:0001 RECORDED: [location unknown], 1966-09-02 SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Mrs. Paul Hayes discusses Indian praying spiritual songs and singing; ritual purification; religious ritual before whaling trips; a family story about the thunderbird and the whale; the Indian mythology about the Creation; the role of white education on Indian traditions; songs of the Flood; and the whale hunt song. TRACK 2: Mrs. Hayes describes her childhood experiences at Alberni; raising her brother; schooling in Alberni; life on the Alberni reservation; winter storms; wolves; residential schools; training as a nurse and midwife; and her nursing experiences.

CALL NUMBER: T0859:0002 RECORDED: [location unknown], 1966-09-02 & 03 SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Mrs. Hayes continues with recollections about her nursing experiences and midwifery; she discusses native social and marriage customs; feasts and potlatches for births; naming and first birthdays; prenuptial rituals; marriage customs; polygamy; and preserving Indian marriage customs. She describes the different dialects among the Nootka people. TRACK 2: Mrs. Hayes discusses Indian son;gs; the inheritance of chieftainship; women chiefs; the form of songs; and examples of various types. She talks about territorial rights; disapproval of theft; Chief Wickaninnish from Clayoquot and other chiefs; love songs; early dances; songs and rituals at Tofino; rhythm in the songs; and rights to songs.

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