Arrow Lakes Region (B.C.)--Social life and customs

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Anna Young interview

RECORDED: [location unknown], 1964-09-15 SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Mrs. Anna Kristine Young, wife of J.H. Young, recalls her childhood years in Trail after her family arrived in 1895. Her father, John Peterson, was bought out by Pat Burns, so he went into...

Bernard Jowett interview

RECORDED: [location unknown], 1965-05-14 SUMMARY: Bernard Jowett recalls his early years in Edgewood. He came from England to Winnipeg in 1906, constructed buildings, then joined his two brothers in Edgewood. He discusses social life, fruit farmin...

Duncan Chisholm interview

SUPPLIED TITLE OF TAPE(S): Early Cominco-Rossland history PERIOD COVERED: 1916-1934 RECORDED: Vancouver (B.C.), 1977-08 SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Mr. Chisholm came to Rossland from Nova Scotia in 1916 for health reasons; in 1917. he obtained a job on the ...

Frank Mellor interview

RECORDED: [location unknown], 1966-02-01 SUMMARY: Mr. Frank Mellor remembers the Kootenay region in the 1890s. He came to Victoria from Manchester in 1893. He discusses his brother J.W. Mellor. He offers his impressions of Victoria in 1893; Cal...

Fred Lade interview

RECORDED: [location unknown], 1962-02-28 SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Fred Lade recalls events of the West Kootenays and Arrow Lakes District. He begins with his recollections of playing music for dances, descriptions of those dances, social events and win...

Henry and Marion Adie interview

SUPPLIED TITLE OF TAPE(S): Early Trail-Cominco history PERIOD COVERED: 1924-1940 RECORDED: Victoria (B.C.), 1977-08 SUMMARY: Mr. Adie was born in Waneta, BC; began work for Cominco in 1924 as an apprentice in the machine shop under Dave Gaverley, ...

Ike Glover interview

RECORDED: [location unknown], 1964-09-14 SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Mr. Isaac "Ike" Glover remembers Rossland from 1907 to 1920. His family come to Rossland in 1907. He offers his first impressions and experiences; recalling the explosion of 1...

J. Stanley Crowell interview

RECORDED: [location unknown], 1965-05-17 SUMMARY: J. Stanley Crowell recalls his early years at Nakusp, BC. He was born in Nova Scotia, traveled to Winnipeg, and settled in Nakusp in 1907. The tape begins with readings of his poetry. Recollectio...

James W. Brown interview

CALL NUMBER: T4135:0014 PERIOD COVERED: 1907-1924 RECORDED: Trail (B.C.), 1983-11-16 SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Biographical information; February 1908, family moved to bench above Robson; 11 acres covered in jack pine; bought from Kootenay Fruit Lands (KF...

Kate Johnson interview

CALL NUMBER: T0464:0001 SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Mrs. Kate Johnson recalls her journey from England with her husband in 1910 and settlement at Rock Island Ranch working for the Middlemass brothers. She discusses the hardships of life on the Arrow Lakes...

Leslie and Hermina Miller and Ida Hopp interview

RECORDED: [location unknown], 1965-05-17 SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Mr. Leslie Miller recalls early years around 1907 at Robson and later Nakusp. He worked on his fruit farm in Robson for about six years, and owned the first motor boat on the lake. He dis...

Minnie Irvin interview

CALL NUMBER: T0920:0001 RECORDED: [location unknown], 1964-06-02 SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Mrs. Minnie Caldwell Irvin came to Arrowhead BC from Nova Scotia in 1911. She mentions her father Edward C. Smith. She discusses her marriage to Sam Irvin and her...

Pauline Romaine interview

CALL NUMBER: T4135:0004 PERIOD COVERED: 1913-1983 RECORDED: Castlegar (B.C.), 1983-10-20 SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Biographical information. Father wants to leave Doukhobor faith; comes to Brilliant in 1913; anecdote about immigrant train; communal life i...

Philip Glover interview

RECORDED: [location unknown], 1964-09-14 SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Mr. Philip Glover remembers Trail and Rossland prior to World War I. He describes how his family came by train to Rossland in 1907; the train journey; trains and railroads; and the Koote...

Walter and Mary Johnstone interview

CALL NUMBER: T0304:0001 PERIOD COVERED: 1903-[no date] RECORDED: [location unknown], 1964-11-01 SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Walter Johnstone came from England to Ontario in 1903 to do survey work for the railroads. He rambled across the United States doin...

Warren Crowe interview

RECORDED: [location unknown], 1964-09-14 SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Mr. Warren Crowe came from Londonderry, Nova Scotia, with his family in 1899. He discusses the Rossland mining strike of 1901; an explosion of gun powder in 1905 and Rossland as a boom to...

William McDonald interview

RECORDED: [location unknown], 1965-05-16 SUMMARY: William McDonald recalls his early years at East Arrow Park. His grandmother came to Canada in 1909 and the family followed in 1913. Recollections of the early years, the difficulties of settlement...

William Mosley interview

RECORDED: [location unknown], 1965-05 or 08-17 SUMMARY: TRACK 1: William Mosley came with his family from England to Fernie in 1906. In August of 1908, they were preparing to move to Burton when a fire started in Fernie and eventually destroyed ...

William and Harriet Marshall interview

RECORDED: [location unknown], [196-] SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Harriett Marshall recalls early years at East Arrow Park. Her family came to Canada from Glasgow in 1914, following her grandmother who had come in 1909. The family came with the idea of fr...