East Kootenay Region (B.C.)--History

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A.S. Nicholson interview

SUPPLIED TITLE OF TAPE(S): A.S. Nicholson : the British Columbia forest industry, 1903-1945 PERIOD COVERED: 1903-1945 RECORDED: [location unknown], 1959-09-16 SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Nicholson to Cranbrook from Ontario in 1903. The formation of Cranbroo...

Alexander and Elizabeth Ritchie interview

CALL NUMBER: T0883:0001 RECORDED: [location unknown], 1964-11-02 SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Mr. Alexander Ritchie describes how he came from Calgary in 1896; drove a stage between Fort Steele and Windermere for a few months; went back to Calgary, but retu...

Alfie Kershaw interview

RECORDED: [location unknown], 1966-02-02 SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Mr. Alfie H. Kershaw describes various old timers at Fort Steele. He was born in Fort Steele while the town was in decline; only sawmills and prospecting were keeping it alive; his father,...

Alfred Balment interview

RECORDED: [location unknown], 1964-11-01 SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Mr. Alfred James Balment describes how he came west from Winnipeg in 1898; built railway bridges in Alberta and the West Kootenays; a description of bridge building; he became a conductor ...

Alice Sinclair interview

RECORDED: [location unknown], 1964-11-11 SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Mrs. Alice Sinclair recalls her family's first days in the East Kootenays; came with her family from St. Louis to Jaffray in 1906; did not start school at Jaffray until she was eight ...

Andy Russell interview

CALL NUMBER: T4105:0043.1 RECORDED: Millarville (Alta.), 1984-10 SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Grew up with a passion for reading, the mountains and horses. Bert Rigall, international reputation, taught Andy guiding, childhood accident, started in 1907, ope...

Archibald Glen interview

CALL NUMBER: T3138:0001 SUPPLIED TITLE OF TAPE(S): Early Cominco-Kimberley history PERIOD COVERED: 1924-1948 RECORDED: Vancouver (B.C.), 1977-[08-10?] SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Archibald Glen arrived in Tadanac in 1924 from Alanby; he had written to Mr. H...

Beryl Lum interview

RECORDED: [location unknown], 1964-11-01 SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Mrs. Beryl Lum discusses the pioneer's life in a cabin at Fort Steele; Mrs. Lum came from England to Victoria then on to Lake Louise; to Fort Steele where she still lives in the cab...

Charles Doyle Reay interview

RECORDED: Jaffray (B.C.), 1983-12 SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Recollections of Pete Lum, old Kootenay outfitter. Anton Rosicky. Doyle Reay started on Bull River, 1938. Territories on the Bull River, ca. 1948. Handled two hunters, twenty-six horses.; C...

Charles and Diana Marston interview

CALL NUMBER: T1861:0001 SUPPLIED TITLE OF TAPE(S): Charles O. Marston : the early B.C. forest branch, 1913-1916 PERIOD COVERED: 1891-1919 RECORDED: [location unknown], 1958-12-23 SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Family background in New England from 1638. Marsto...

Cliff Harrison interview

CALL NUMBER: T1028:0001 RECORDED: [location unknown], 1961-07-08 SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Mr. Cliff Harrison describes how he came to Ootsa Lake, and the good reputation of the land for agriculture. He discusses his father, who was a miner in the Kooten...

Colin Sinclair interview

RECORDED: [location unknown], 1964-11-04 SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Mr. Colin M. Sinclair recalls his family's first days in the East Kootenays; born in Tobacco Plains, Montana and moved to BC in 1900; his grandfather, James Sinclair, was shot during ...

David Honeyman interview

SUPPLIED TITLE OF TAPE(S): Early Cominco-Kimberley history PERIOD COVERED: 1912-1951 RECORDED: Vancouver (B.C.), 1977-08 SUMMARY: Started working for Cominco in 1924; worked in the concentrator at Kimberley; worked in machine shop as machinist for...

Don King interview

SUPPLIED TITLE OF TAPE(S): Don King : sawmill operator PERIOD COVERED: 1900-1956 RECORDED: [location unknown], [195-] SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Don King's family to the East Kootenays in 1900. Into lumber business in 1901. The King Lumber Company. Mo...

Florence Desrosiers interview

RECORDED: [location unknown], 1964-11-02 SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Mrs. Florence Desrosiers describes early days near the border in the East Kootenays; she came from Medicine Hat to Roosville in 1900; she was thirteen; it was a tremendous change going to ...

Floyd Smith interview

RECORDED: Canmore (Alta.), 1984-10 SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Had class A guide's license for 55 years, from 1924 to 1979. On the trail since 1918. Dad, Carl, had outfit in Blairmore; drove Golden Gate stage in Yellowstone Park, 1895 to 1900. Cro...

Frank Guimont interview : [Bjornson, 1961]

SUPPLIED TITLE OF TAPE(S): The elephants of eastern B.C. PERIOD COVERED: 1926-1926 SUMMARY: In an interview with Bjorn Bjornson, Frank Guimont tells the story behind the famous message, sent out in 1926 to CPR trains in eastern B.C., to "watc...

Frank Paul interview

RECORDED: [location unknown], 1964-07-01 SUMMARY: TRACK 1 & 2: Mr. Frank Paul describes and discusses his family from the along the US-Canadian border; they ended up settling in the Windermere area in the East Kootenays; he offers family and p...

From the mountains to the sea : Headwaters

SUMMARY: "Headwaters" is number 2 in the series. It tells the story of the development of the East Kootenay country from the days of the first explorers. Gold miners at Wildhorse and trouble between them and the Indians. The sad story o...

Harry Mawdsley interview

CALL NUMBER: T0934:0001 RECORDED: [location unknown], 1964-09-08 SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Mr. Harry Mawdsley talks about life in the Kootenay Lake region prior to 1900. He describes his family background and how he came to Crawford Bay in 1895. He disc...

Harry Richardson interview : [Duffy, 1982]

RECORDED: Victoria (B.C.), 1982-09-01 SUMMARY: Harry E. Richardson recalls the location shooting of the Hollywood feature film "Unseeing Eyes" in the Invermere area, 1923, including his own brief work on the picture.;

Hilton Young interview

RECORDED: [location unknown], 1964-09-12 SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Mr. Hilton Young came from Scarborough, Ontario, to Fernie. He discusses English and other European immigrants. Then he discusses lumbering; anecdotes about loggers and logging camps an...

Hugh Jones interview

SUPPLIED TITLE OF TAPE(S): Rossland - the early days RECORDED: Vancouver (B.C.), 1974 SUMMARY: Hugh Jones, who came to Rossland with his parents in 1894, discusses early days in Rossland and the East Kootenays.;

Jack and Marguerite Aye interview

RECORDED: [location unknown], 1985 SUMMARY: Jack and Marguerite Aye talk about life in the Kootenay River Valley (now flooded by Lake Koocanusa) from the 1900s to the 1960s. The interviews centre around the Adolph family and the settlements of Wal...

Jimmy White interview

CALL NUMBER: T0302:0001 RECORDED: [location unknown], 1964-11-06 SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Mr. James F. (Jimmy) White recalls his arrival in Golden in 1889; his first impressions; a trip to Fort Steele, including a description of the police and the lifes...

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