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  • Here are entered works on lines demarcating the jurisdictional borders between countries, regions, states, etc. in general. Works on lines demarcating the jurisdictional borders between specific regions, countries, etc., are entered under the name of the place with the subdivision Boundaries. Works on the lines demarcating the jurisdictional borders between two countries, etc., are entered under the name of each country with the subdivision Boundaries--[other country],e.g. Alaska--Boundaries--British Columbia and British Columbia--Boundaries--Alaska. Works on the land located on or near the boundaries between two countries, regions, states, etc. are entered under Borderlands.

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Display note(s)

  • See also: subdivision Boundaries under names of countries, states, etc.

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5 Archival description results for Boundaries

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Correspondence of the Chief Geographer

  • GR-0950
  • Series
  • 1921-1943

This series consists of correspondence inward and outward of the Chief Geographer of British Columbia, George Griffith Aitken. Records are arranged in rough alphabetical order.

British Columbia. Geographic Division

Executive records of the Chief Geographer

  • GR-0995
  • Series
  • 1916-1945, 1957

The series consists of records created by the Geographic Division between 1916 and 1957, and contain the files of the Chief Geographer, G.G. Aitken, relating to cartography, toponymy, surveying, boundaries, and miscellaneous other geographical topics. The files include correspondence, memoranda, reports, drafts of publications, research notes, pamphlets and clippings and records of the Natural Resources and Map Committee, 1924-1934.

The series also contains 23 road, highway and rail maps and two photographs of an unidentified dam.

British Columbia. Geographic Division

Fence viewers awards

  • GR-2722
  • Series
  • 1956-1970

Fence viewer's awards nos.1-10; index.

British Columbia. Supreme Court (Victoria)

International Boundary Commission minutes

  • GR-4088
  • Series
  • 1904-1915

This series consists of memoranda and minutes created by the International Boundary Commission from 1904-1915.Records regard the establishment of the commission, the creation of a related treaty, the survey of the US-Canada border and confirmation of the border.

International Boundary Commission

Reed, Thomas Frederick Harper, 1878-1965. Telegraph Creek, Atlin; Surveyor, Indian Agent, Prospector.

Correspondence, clippings and publications, annotated by T.F.H. Reed relating to boundaries and travel; copy of Report of the International Boundary Commission on the Establishment of the Boundary between Canada and the United States, Tongass Passage to Mount St. Elias. Maps transferred to Maps collection.

Presented by R.M. Patterson, Victoria, 1978.

Reed, T.F. Harper