World War, 1914-1918

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  • GR and MS subject headings. Should be replaced with 'World War, 1914-1918'.

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  • Use for European War, 1914-1918; World War I

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World War, 1914-1918

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World War, 1914-1918

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Record book of resumed lands under the Soldiers' Homestead Act, 1916

  • GR-1399
  • Series
  • 1916-1921

Record book of resumed lands under the Soldiers' Homestead Act, 1916. Arranged by Land District. Lists pre-emptions and land purchase applications canceled or resumed by the Crown during the European War (1914-1918). The reverted lands were...

British Columbia. Dept. of Lands

The Great War album

The series consists of a photo album with 267 pages and 1437 b&w photographs that cover the period 1914 to 1919. The album measures approximately 32 cm x 42 cm x 10 cm and the average photograph measures 9 cm x 14 cm. The album has been annot...

Personal and family records

Series consists of personal and family records created and assembled by Jean Donald Gow in her career as an illustrator, artist, and wife of a Canadian naval officer while stationed in Victoria and elsewhere from the 1920s to the 1950s. The series...

Richard McBride private and official correspondence

The series consists of the private and official correspondence and papers of Sir Richard McBride, 1905-1917.It includes confidential letterbook; correspondence between McBride, Borden and others concerning provincial, Dominion, and Imperial politi...

Photo album

The series consists of a home-made photo album made of cardboard, surgical tape and string. The album contains 18 b&w photographs of nursing sisters Ellanore Parker and M. Pugh in Canadian hospitals in France and at a convalescence home in Ha...

Neufeld, Peter, 1898-1918. Vanderhoof; Diarist.

Series consists of a typsecript of the diary, written from the author's sick-bed, chronicling daily activities of author's family and activities of Mennonite community in Winkler, Manitoba and Vanderhoof, British Columbia. Diary also co...

Personal papers

Series consists of notification of award of the Imperial Service Medal, 27 July 1948; papers relating to his employment and service during World War I.

Army pay book and other material

Series consists of a Canadian Army pay book, 1918; certificate of qualifications for N.C.O. appointment, Active Militia, 1914; miscellaneous instructions, cords and certificates relating to service in World War I and service in Pacific Coast Milit...

James Kingsley papers

Autobiographical notes of James Edward Kingsley Sr. covering the period 1893-1987; and his diary of service as commander of No. 32 Company, Pacific Coast Militia Rangers during World War II, 9 March 1942 - 11 February 1946. Also included in this ...

Kingsley, James, b. 1893

Annie Margaret Angus family papers

Diaries, documents and research notes concerning the family of Annie Margaret Angus, especially her father Major William James Anderson. Materials consist mostly of diaries (1885-1924) of Major Anderson, and his wife Laura, which cover his career ...

Angus, Annie Margaret

Returned Soldier's Aid Commission records

  • GR-0126
  • Series
  • 1916-1920

The series consists of records created by the Provincial Secretary between 1916 and 1920, in his capacity as chairman of the British Columbia Returned Soldiers' Aid Commission.The records include daily orders issued by Col. J.S. Harvey, Comma...

British Columbia. Dept. of the Provincial Secretary

Personal memoirs

"Memoirs". Genealogical account of the Burkitt family and reminiscences of author's boyhood in London, England; account of author's apprenticeship at Salvation Army's Hadleigh training farm and of his emigration to Vancou...

Burkitt, William Adlard Theodore

Manuscript biography

Manuscript biography of Geoffrey Murray Downton comprising Part I, birth to 1915 (author's narrative interposed with lengthy extracts from his diaries and letters); and Part III, reminiscences by Downton of period, 1918-1960. Essay describin...

Gimse, Marjorie, 1925-

Guy Houghton Blanchet papers

Guy Blanchet was born in Ottawa on February 12, 1884, and was educated in Ottawa and at McGill University, from which he received in 1905 a BSc degree in engineering and mining. In 1910 he received his commission as a Dominion Land Surveyor and jo...

Blanchet, Guy Houghton, 1884-1966

Naval Service of Canada

Notes and typescript re: organization and activities of Royal Navy and Canadian Naval Service on Pacific coast, 1914-1918. Includes details of vessels in Esquimalt, submarines constructed in B.C., naval hospital, signalling school, Prince Rupert...

Naval Service of Canada

Shelford, Arthur. Wistaria; Farmer.

Reminiscences. Mr. Shelford emigrated to Canada in 1908 and settled at Ootsa Lake. He served overseas in World War I and then returned to his farm at Ootsa Lake where he remained until he retired to Victoria in 1966. Vol. 2 is a corrected and e...

Shelford, Arthur, 1885-1979

Grey Family papers

Diary of R.G. Grey, 1879-1881, giving account of two voyages from London to Melbourne, typescript extracts from diary, 1906-1913, diary 1923-1932, papers on family history, re Josephine Butler (aunt), drafts of essays and letters to editors on wor...

Grey (family)

Rural district assessment forms and account books

  • GR-0453
  • Series
  • 1894-1897

Rural district assessment forms, 1906-1909, and various account books, including two from the Belgian Children's Relief Fund, 1916-1919, and one from Education Office, 1894-1897.

British Columbia. Dept. of Education

Elementary and technical education correspondence

  • GR-1446
  • Series
  • 1914-1929

Correspondence (inward and outward of the Director of Elementary Education and the organizer of Technical Education. Files include correspondence and reports, re: summer schools and night schools, manual training and domestic science, agricultura...

British Columbia. Dept. of Education

Returned Soldiers' Aid Commission

  • GR-1315
  • Series
  • 1915-1929

Returned Soldiers' Aid Commission Records. Documents of provincial government agency established in 1919 to assist with the resettlement of Canadian and Imperial war veterans. Papers include correspondence with various ex-servicemen's ...

British Columbia. Returned Solders’ Aid Commission

Correspondence and other material

Letters to Edward Burdett Garrard, his wife, Eleanor (Watson) Garrard, and their three children, E.F.A. (Ted), Joyce (Garrard) Redford and Saville, 1904-1940, mainly from each other; two diaries kept by Eleanor Garrard, one in the Lake District, 1...

Garrard (family)

Gordon Merrit Shrum interviews, 1983

RECORDED: Vancouver (B.C.), 1983-01 & 02 SUMMARY: Interviews with Dr. Gordon Merritt Shrum about his life and career as a soldier, physicist and public administrator. The interviews were a joint effort of Simon Fraser University, the Public Ar...

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