Daybook of unidentified blacksmith at Quesnel, 1871-1882; papers relating to E.T. Dodge, including power of attorney, 1867 and a number of promissory notes; papers re post office at Hanceville, 1902-1904; cartoon of a politician courting Chinese a...
Quesnel, B.C.; Blacksmith
Testimonial presented on his leaving the Cariboo to return to Canada.
Wattie, James, 1829-1907. Camerontown; Miner and Woolen Mill Owner
Assessment notice for income tax.
Cowan, George, 1831-1910
Free Miners Certificate.
Lyons, William, Fl. 1870-1880. Barkerville; Miner
Free Miners certificate.
Hetherington, Joseph, Fl. 1865-1880. Barkerville; Miner
Reminiscences. Mr. Allcock emigrated from England to Alberta in 1909 and worked on farms and on the Grand Trunk Pacific Railway. In 1914 he homesteaded near White's Landing, north of Quesnel. He was highway foreman in Quesnel, and from 194...
Allcock, Ernest Hubert
Reminiscences entitled "A Tale of Northern B.C. from Cariboo to Cassiar".
Boss, Martha Washington (O'Neill), 1880-1956
"19l2 Soda Creek 1969": reminiscences of life in the vicinity of Soda Creek and at Alta Lake. Includes descriptions of many Chilcotin pioneers.Presented by S.W. Minifie, Government Agent, Quesnel, 1978.
Barlow, Douglas W. Quesnel; B.C. Forest Service, Dept. of Highways
Reminiscences of a motor trip made in the summer of 1927 from Vancouver to Hazelton via the Fraser Canyon and Cariboo Highway, and of the return journey made via Kamloops, the Okanagan, and Washington state.Loaned for copying by T.E. Greenfield, M...
Greenfield, Annie Elizabeth, 1900-1975
"Recollections of Four Years at the Fifty Nine Mile House, Cariboo Road, 1910 to 1914".Presented by O.D. Kelly, Curator, Matsqui-Sumas-Abbotsford Museum Society, 1977.
Ryder, Angus Gordon, 1894-. Mount Lehman
Acting side for the part of Captain Oakley in the play "The Vermont Wool Dealer" performed by the Cariboo Amateur Dramatic Association in the Theatre Royal, Barkerville, March 27, 1869 and March 12, 1870.Transferred from Barkerville Hist...
Cariboo Amateur Dramatic Association
Letter from Theodore Davie, May 24, 1894, replying to a letter from Prentice stating that Davie had threatened to withhold money set aside in the estimates to reimburse the Western Canadian Ranching Company for road building if Prentice ran as an ...
Prentice, James Douglas, 1861-1911
"Memoirs." Recollections of author's boyhood in London, Ontario, studies at Ontario Agricultural College, and medical training at the University of Western Ontario, reminiscences of his career as medical practitioner in Alberta (19...
Missionaries and Indians in Cariboo: a history of St. Joseph's Mission, Williams Lake, British Columbia. viii, leaves: illus., map. Thesis (M.A.), University of Victoria, 1979. Bibliography: leaves 184-189. Vita. Canadian theses, 44541.
Whitehead, Margaret Mary, 1937-
Gold mining and its effects on landscapes of the Cariboo. vii, 188 leaves, illus., figs., maps, tables. Thesis (M.A.), University of Calgary, 1970. Bibliography: leaves 170-178.
Galois, Robert Michael
Two letters written by Charles J. Haddon, District Forester, Vancouver, to L.E. Cook, Parks Branch, Department of Parks and Recreation. The letters describe forest surveys carried out by Haddon as a ranger in the North Thompson, 1913-1915, and gi...
Cook, Leslie Eugene, 1912-1970
"Adventures of a farm girl in Canada in 1925, by Joan Simpson, with a forward by her god-daughter, June Knowles": four reminiscences about life on a cattle ranch and in a fruit growing area of British Columbia by a young English woman w...
Simpson, Joan Nina, 1903-1981. South Africa; Farmer
Account book for general supplies such as food, hay, clothing, shoes, tools, tobacco and drinks, paid for mainly by gold dust but also by cash and goods. Two customers identified, Captain Mitchell, Quesnelle Forks, and John Love, Richfield. Altho...
Records of business conducted; accounts of merchandise sold, 1866-1868 (liquor, sardines, cigars, matches), accounts of the Full Rigged Co. including payroll, amount of gold mined and bills paid, 1867-1927.
The diary documents the journey of miner John Waddell (1818-1870) to Vancouver Island in 1862 in search of gold during the Cariboo Gold Rush. Also included are notes on his journey to San Francisco in early 1862 aboard the California steamer Nort...