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Archibald McKinlay Diary Part 1

File consists of one diary of Archibald McKinlay, the first of two. The diary spans November 3, 1876 to February 9, 1877 and documents McKinlay's travels to reserves as reserve commissioner and includes copies of correspondence, basic census ...

McKinlay, Archibald, 1811-1891

Billy Thomas interview

RECORDED: [location unknown], 1973-08-15 SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Billy Thomas recalls growing up in the Chemainus area around the 1870's. His father came into the Cowichan district about 1862. Mr. Thomas describes early Chemainus; the mill; schooli...

Chemainus Police Court record books

  • GR-3088
  • Series
  • 1912-1944

Two Provincial Police Court record books showing name of prosecutor, name of defendant, nature of the charge, costs, name of arresting office, name of gaol or lockup, order or conviction, amount of fine, name of presiding magistrate or justice and...

British Columbia. Police Court (Chemainus)

Chemainus Sawmill fonds

  • PR-2306
  • Fonds
  • 1879-1989; predominantly 1920-1970

Fonds pertains mainly to construction and operation of the Chemainus sawmill under the management of Victoria Lumber and Manufacturing Company until 1946, Victoria Lumber Company, 1946 to1950, and subsequently by MacMillan Bloedel Limited, Chema...

Chemainus Sawmill

George R. Copley interview

CALL NUMBER: T1885:0001 SUPPLIED TITLE OF TAPE(S): George R. Copley : a Vancouver Island logger (part 1) PERIOD COVERED: 1901-1960 RECORDED: [location unknown], 1961 SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Copley born in Nanaimo in 1881. Began logging at Chemainus in 1...

Henry Fry surveying diaries and notes

Henry Fry was born in Devonshire, England in 1852 and came to Victoria in 1864 with his parents Mr. and Mrs. Henry Fry (Senior). The family went to Saanich and farmed for a few years, then returned to Victoria where Henry Fry went to work for McC...

Fry, Henry, 1852-1912

Hulbert family correspondence

Thirty-five letters inward from Charles Edward Searle (tutor, Pembroke College, Cambridge University, England) to Thomas George Askew; nine letter books, 1884-1928, of Henry and John Hulbert, Sardis; 14 ledgers of Hulbert family farm, Sardis. (Joh...

Indian lands correspondence and other material

  • GR-0504
  • Series
  • 1861-1877

Correspondence, petitions, accounts, statements of population, and reports relating to Indian lands in British Columbia.

British Columbia. Dept. of the Provincial Secretary

Letterbook of Constable R.B. Halhed and notes

  • GR-0398
  • Series
  • 1899-1903; 1912

Letter book of Constable R.B. Halhed, 11 July 1899 - 9 March 1903 (bound volume); correspondence inward and notes, 1912, re Chemainus lock up (folder).

British Columbia. Provincial Police Force. Chemainus

Lot registers

  • GR-2625
  • Series
  • 1898-1942

Chemainus, Folio 1-20, Comiaken, Folio 2140, Helmcken, Folio 41-60, Dunsmuir, Folio 60, Bright, Folio 89, Malahat, Folio 130, Somenos, Folio 150, and Cowichan Lake, Folio 180, Land Districts, all on Vancouver Island, lot registers. The registers ...

British Columbia. Dept. of Lands

Mill magic : [part 2]

Educational. Shows the drying, planing, grading and sorting of lumber, the manufacture of shingles, hog fuel (a sawmill by-product), use of the Ross carrier lumber loader, and lumber being loaded onto ships. Mainly shot at the sawmill of the Victo...

Mollie Robinson interview

RECORDED: [location unknown], 1973-04-15 SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Mrs. Robinson describes her working life in Winnipeg; her move to Chemainus and her work for the Victoria Lumber and Manufacturing Company in 1915; the mill site; working conditions; union...

Rosamond Anketell-Jones interview

RECORDED: [location unknown], [196-] SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Mrs. Rosamond Anketell-Jones recalls early days at Thetis Island, Kuper Island and Chemainus. Her parents were married in 1892 in Manitoba and returned to British Columbia in 1894. She relate;...

Webster! : 1983-03-04

Public affairs. Jack Webster's popular weekday morning talk show. Guests and topics for this episode are listed in the subject area, below.Citizens United for Safety and JusticeClausen, IngeFierheller, GeorgeHughes, Dan

[Vancouver Island and Mainland] : [footage]

Footage. This lengthy compilation comprises the earliest Booth films (mostly unedited 100-foot reels), placed in chronological order. They focus on travel and recreation in two major areas: Vancouver Island and the lower Fraser Canyon. The first r...