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Index book

  • GR-3761
  • Series
  • [1882-1885]

The series consists of one index book that may have been created by the Victoria Supreme Court as an index to probate cause books during the 1880s. The majority of the individuals listed died in British Columbia between the years of approximately...

British Columbia. Supreme Court (Victoria)

Correspondence regarding Japanese permits

  • GR-3763
  • Series
  • 1943

The series consists of correspondence sent to Sgt. J. Hooker of the Ashcroft detachment of the BC Provincial Police. The series also consists of copies of Sgt. Hooker’s outward correspondence. The correspondence dates from October and November 1...

British Columbia. Provincial Police Force. Ashcroft

Nellie McClung fonds

  • PR-0542
  • Fonds
  • 1894-1950

The fonds consists of correspondence, handwritten and typescript copies of published and unpublished works, notes for speeches, scrapbooks and a photograph album.

McClung, Nellie L., 1873-1951

Powell family fonds

  • PR-1510
  • Fonds
  • 1860-1919, 1950

The fonds consists of Israel Wood Powell's diaries; notebooks; account book; certificates of medical, governmental and Masonic appointments; and correspondence pertaining to his tenure as Chancellor of the University of British Columbia. Fond...

Powell (family)

Bench books

  • GR-1727
  • Series
  • 1864-1964

Mostly bench books for civil and criminal cases heard by various judges and chief justices in the Supreme Court, County Court, Court of Appeal, Admiralty Court, Circuit Courts and Assizes. Also includes notes on commissions of inquiry as well as ...

British Columbia. Judiciary

Victoria Sketch Club fonds

  • PR-0007
  • Fonds
  • 1909-1976

The fonds consists of minutes, correspondence, membership lists, exhibition catalogues, and newsclippings of the Island Arts Club and its successors, the Island Arts and Crafts Club and the Island Arts and Crafts Society. Fonds includes record bo...

Victoria Sketch Club

Kamloops County Court plaint and procedure books

  • GR-1652
  • Series
  • 1886-1954

Plaint and procedure books, 1886-1890; 1895-1950; 1952-1954 (indexed). Volume 3 contains naturalization records 1895-1916 and plaint and procedures for criminal cases, 1895-1913.

British Columbia. County Court (Kamloops)

Bureau of Provincial Information photographs

  • GR-3301
  • Series
  • [ca. 1910, 1930, 1936]

Series consists of photographs acquired or taken by the Bureau of Provincial Information of the Dept. of Travel Industry in 1930 and 1936. The photographs consist of prints, negatives and postcard showing views of Victoria harbour, Parliament bui...

British Columbia. Bureau of Provincial Information

James Douglas family fonds

  • PR-1428
  • Fonds
  • 1827-1900

The fonds consists of notebooks, letterbooks, account books, and the death certificate of James Douglas. Fonds includes several diaries kept by James Douglas and one diary kept by Martha Douglas, various official papers to do with the governing of...

Douglas family (James Douglas)

Herald Street collection

  • GR-1069
  • Collection
  • [ca. 1849 to 1970]

The collection consists of records created ca. 1849 to 1970 by the Dept. of Lands and Works and related departments, including pre-Confederation government bodies.

Archives and records management reports

  • GR-3447
  • Series
  • 1979-1987

Series consists of records management studies. Includes studies about the establishment and organizational structure of the records management programs in the British Columbia government (including the 1981 Acton "Records Management Study&qu...

British Columbia. Records Management Branch

Attorney General correspondence

  • GR-0429
  • Series
  • 1872-1937

Contains selected inward correspondence from 1872 to 1950, although most of the items date from 1872 to 1937. The Attorney General's Department used several numbering and filling systems during this time period; from 1872 to 1911 letters wer...

British Columbia. Dept. of the Attorney-General

Letterbook copies of despatches from Governor Douglas to Colonial Office

  • GR-1447
  • Series
  • 1853-1854

Letterbook copy of despatch from Governor Douglas to Colonial Secretary, Duke of Newcastle, 8 June 1853, concerning expedition of HM Steam Sloop Virago to Queen Charlotte Islands. Also draft despatch, 26 July 1853, concerning capture of vessel Su...

Vancouver Island. Governor

Alfred E. Booth fonds

  • PR-2227
  • Fonds
  • 1931-1957

The fonds consists of 20,860 feet of colour and black and white 16 mm film, comprising outtakes, footage and some completed films. With the exception of a few prints, the collection consists of camera original (reversal) film. This is the largest ...

Booth, Alfred Edmund, 1892-1977

Land tax assessment counterfoil books

  • GR-3767
  • Series
  • 1905-1908

The series consists of four land tax assessment counterfoil books created by the Surveyor of Taxes between 1905 and 1908. The volumes contain the counterfoils of certificates created under form 50 of the Assessment Act, 1903. The certificates we...

British Columbia. Surveyor of Taxes

Taxation summaries and statements

  • GR-1444
  • Series
  • 1906, 1930-1931; 1950-1973

The series consists of three folders of summaries and statements created by the Taxation Branch and its predecessor body the Surveyor of Taxes between 1906 and 1973.Folder 1 contains compiled statements of ownership and assessment of timbered parc...

British Columbia. Taxation Branch

Premier's records

  • GR-1414
  • Series
  • 1953-1972

Official correspondence, reports, briefs to cabinet, articles and messages, etc. accumulated during W.A.C. Bennett's tenure as premier. Includes files on Dominion-provincial relations, civil defence, centennial celebrations, railways and maj...

British Columbia. Premier

Royal Commission Into All Matters Pertaining to the Doukhobor Sect in British Columbia (1912)

  • GR-0793
  • Series
  • 1912

Commissioner William Blakemore was appointed in August 1912 to enquire into the organization, habits, customs and practices of the Doukhobor communities in British Columbia. The records include Letters Patent appointing the commissioner (GR-0793...

Royal Commission on Matters Relating to the Sect of Doukhobors in the Province of British Columbia (1912)

Commission of Inquiry into Invasion of Privacy, 1966

  • GR-0685
  • Series
  • 1966-1967

Transcripts of proceedings, exhibits and correspondence. The Commission on Invasion of Privacy was established by OIC 3291 on November 10, 1966. The Lieutenant-Governor, George R. Pearkes appointed Rey Agler Sargent as the sole Commissioner of th...

British Columbia. Commission of Inquiry into Invasion of Privacy

Victoria High School centennial oral history collection

  • PR-1999
  • Fonds
  • 1975

The collection consists of oral history interviews with former Victoria High School students. The school conducted an oral history project in preparation for its centennial in 1976.

Victoria High School (Victoria, B.C.)

Walter F. Rushbrook fonds

  • PR-2386
  • Fonds
  • 1905-1951

The fonds consists of the personal records of Rev. Walter F. Rushbrook and includes a letter written by Rushbrook to his nephew, some news clippings, a letter written by Rushbrook to a Mr. Hume providing a biographical overview of Rushbrook's...

Rushbrook, Walter Field

John Christie Goodfellow fonds

  • PR-0828
  • Fonds
  • 1890-1947 [Microfilmed 1953]

The fonds consists of files containing correspondence, clippings and reports, as well as manuscripts relating to local Similkameen history and individuals associated with the Similkameen district or the Presbyterian church.

Goodfellow, John Christie, 1890-1968

Yale District Licensing Court records

  • GR-1822
  • Series
  • 1894-1899

Record book and supporting documents for Licensing Court for Yale District held at Osoyoos, 1894-1898. These records document applications and decisions for liquor licenses. The volume includes three loose pages covering licenses and petitions fr...

British Columbia. Licensing Court (Osoyoos)

Archives discrete item collection

  • F1
  • Collection
  • [ca. 1850]-2017

The collection consists of single items, reports, photocopies, photographs and other small collections donated and loaned to the BC Archives which document all aspects of the political, economic, social and cultural history of the province. They a...

Lake Cowichan Ranger District records

  • GR-1062
  • Series
  • 1928-1980

The series consists of records of the Lake Cowichan Ranger District of the Ministry of Forests, 1928-1980. It includes correspondence files, cutting permits, and inspection reports relating to tree farm licences, timber leases, and timber marks. I...

British Columbia. Ministry of Forests (1976-1986)

Engineering Office plans and technical drawings indexes and register

  • GR-3336
  • Series
  • 1916-[1980]

Consists of indexes, a townsite maintenance card file and register for architectural plans and technical drawings for townsite buildings and millsite buildings and machinery. The indexes reflect an alpha-numeric classification/sub-classification ...

Premier's records

  • GR-0441
  • Series
  • 1883-1887, 1895-1933; predominantly 1883-1887, 1895-1933

The duties and powers of the Premier of British Columbia devolve from the practices and traditions of British parliamentary government, and are nowhere clearly defined. Indeed, the Constitution Act of 1871 and its revisions make no mention of the ...

British Columbia. Premier

Leigh Burpee and Bertram Digby Robinson fonds

  • PR-1646
  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1910]-1956

The fonds consists of Leigh Burpee Robinson's scrapbooks, created between 1941 and 1956, which mainly pertain to her published newspaper articles "What's in a name" and her history of Esquimalt, B.C. The fonds also includes tw...

Robinson, Leigh Burpee

Crown land grants

  • GR-3097
  • Series
  • 1869-1930

This series consists of crown land grant files for BC crown land grants issued from December 1869 - when all such grants have been centrally registered, regardless of location or type - to 1930. They are arranged by volume and registration number...

British Columbia. Dept. of Lands and Works

Crown land grants

  • GR-3139
  • Series
  • 1851-1878

The Crown land grants in this series have been recorded in registers covering particular districts or towns. Those registered after 1869 overlap with a centrally registered series of Crown land grants (GR-3097,1869-1930). Included in this series i...

British Columbia. Dept. of Lands and Works

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