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Interim unrevised report on Mothers' Pensions

  • GR-0100
  • File
  • [ca. 1931]

The file consists of an interim, unrevised report on "The Administration of Mothers' Pensions in British Columbia, 1920-21 to 1930-31. It includes a summary of findings and recommendations with statistical tables appended.

British Columbia. Civil Service Commission

Liquor license correspondence file

  • GR-0110
  • File
  • 1900

The file consists of British Columbia Provincial Police correspondence re application for liquor licence of R. Cunningham, Port Essington, B.C., 1900.

British Columbia. Provincial Police Force

Script of play and notes by Llewelyn Bullock-Webster

  • GR-0174
  • File
  • [193-?]

The file consists of a script of play called "The Curse of Chirra-Poonge" by Llewelyn Bullock-Webster, Director of the Dept. of Education's School and Community Drama Branch. The accompanying note from the Provincial Drama Advisor said it was performed at Government House in the early 1930's.

British Columbia. School and Community Drama Branch

Memorandum with explanatory notes regarding voting regulations

  • GR-0182
  • File
  • 1941

The file consists of a 12 page memorandum created by Special Officer G.H. Ward for the Dept. of the Provincial Secretary in 1941. The memo concerns the B.C. general election held on October 9, 10, 11, 1941 and the B.C. Active Service Vote in the United Kingdom with explanatory notes re active service voting regulations.

British Columbia. Dept. of the Provincial Secretary

Oil pollution Memorandum of Co-operation

  • GR-0241
  • File
  • 1972

The file contains a Memorandum of Co-operation between the Province of British Columbia and the State of Washington "pertaining to the resolution of mutual problems of oil pollution."

British Columbia. Premier

Commemorative certificate

  • GR-0259
  • File
  • 1901

The file contains a certificate presented to the Dept. of Mines for the department's exhibit at the Glasgow International Exhibition of 1901.

British Columbia. Dept. of Mines. Minister

Memorandum on the history of the provincial coat of arms

  • GR-0269
  • File
  • 1966

The file consists of a memorandum on the history of the coat of arms of the province of British Columbia prepared by the staff of the Provincial Archives in 1966

British Columbia. Dept. of the Provincial Secretary

Moses v BC and Canada : reasons for judgement

  • GR-0272
  • File
  • 1977

The file consists of a photocopy of reasons for judgement in the case (43319/75) of Donald Moses et al (other members of the Lower Nicola Indian Band) versus Canada and British Columbia, May 5, 1977.

British Columbia. Supreme Court (Vancouver)

Petition from Father Charles Marchal, O.M.I., New Westminster

  • GR-1394
  • File
  • 1869

The file contains a petition from Father Charles Marchal, O.M.I., New Westminster to the Governor of the Colony of British Columbia. It concerns an Indigenous man named Peter.

British Columbia (Colony). Governor (1864-1869 : Seymour)

Inquiry into scaling at Shoal Island log sort as requested by The Honourable T.M. Waterland, Minister of Forests on behalf of the Lieutenant Governor-in-Council

  • GR-2050
  • File
  • 17 Jun. 1985

The consists of a photocopy of a report to the Hon. T. M. Waterland, Minister of Forests, from Donald T. Grant, R.P.F., Regional Manager, Vancouver Forest District, regarding charges by forest companies of inaccuracies in log scaling at the Shoal Island Dry Land Sort facility, near Crofton. The report contains a chronological history of the inquiry, a full discussion of the conflict, supporting statistician reports, final submissions, and conclusions and recommendations.

Parties involved included Dougan Logging; G.W. Cox and Sons Logging; John Reid and Associates; Kyoquot Logging; Traer and Mahood Contractors; White and Davidson Logging.

British Columbia. Ministry of Forests (1976-1986)

Memorandum of Agreement re: Old Cariboo Road

  • GR-2051
  • File
  • 1928; 1963

The file consists of a signed agreement from 1928 between the Province represented by the Minister of Public Works and the Canadian Pacific Railway Company (CPR). The agreement sets out compensation to be paid by the CPR for each level crossing on the Old Cariboo Road between Haig and Spences Bridge that would be eliminated by the construction of the new provincial highway.

The agreement is accompanied by a photocopied letter from 1963 from the Office of the Attorney-General to the Chief Engineer of the Dept. of Highways instructing them to keep the agreement in their active files.

British Columbia. Dept. of Public Works

Victoria County Court case file

  • GR-2305
  • File
  • 1950

The file is from the Victoria County Court and is case file number 439/50 regarding H.R. MacMillan Export Co. Ltd., 1950. Civil case files may contain the notice of claim or notice of petition, writs and affidavits, orders and a final judgment.

British Columbia. County Court (Victoria)

Grand Jury report on various public facilities

  • GR-2358
  • File
  • 1906

The file contains a report of a Grand Jury from May 1906. The report is submitted by Henry Pim to Chief Justice Hunter and reports on an inspection of various facilities including City Jail and Police Court, offices, the Chinese hospital, the new General Hospital, the Alexandra Orphanage, the new Industrial School at Greer's Beach and the bridges over False Creek.

British Columbia. Supreme Court (Vancouver)

Home Economics in British Columbia

  • GR-2562
  • File
  • 1941

The file contains a photocopy of a typescript of an article by Home Economics Branch director, Jessie L. McLenaghen, giving brief survey of the development of Home Economics in B.C. schools from 1895 to 1941. The article was intended for publication in "The School".

British Columbia. Home Economics Branch

Victoria Supreme Court civil case file : James Audain vs. Robin James Dunsmuir

  • GR-3251
  • File
  • 1955-1956

The file consists of a civil case file from the British Columbia Supreme Court (Victoria). It is numbered A 374/55. The action was James Audain vs Robin James Dunsmuir re: damages for slander of plaintiff's book "From Coalmine to Castle". The file includes a transcript.

British Columbia. Supreme Court (Victoria)