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Boundary Gold Commissioner records

  • GR-0231
  • Series
  • 1890-1922

The series consists of records created by the Boundary Gold Commissioner between 1890 and 1922. It includes correspondence inward, records of claims, certificates of work, conveyances of claims, water record and records of free miners certificates.

British Columbia. Dept. of Mines. Gold Commissioner (Boundary, B.C.)

Commission to Enquire Into the Economic Conditions in the Several Areas under Irrigation Projects, 1927

  • GR-0314
  • Series
  • 1927

Submissions to the commission (4 vols.), final report (1 vol., 2 copies), exhibits (1 vol..). The enquiry examined the following areas: Glenmore Irrigation District, Grand Forks I.D., Heffley Creek I.D., Naramata I.D., Peachland I.D., Rutland I.D....

British Columbia. Commission to Enquire Into the Economic Conditions in the Several Areas under Irrigation Projects, 1927

Correspondence

  • GR-1046
  • Series
  • 1919-1920

Correspondence files relating to water licences and irrigation in the vicinities of Rock Creek and Greenwood, and the southern Okanagan valley.

British Columbia. Water Rights Branch

Operational records

  • GR-0956
  • Series
  • 1913-1924

Operational correspondence files of the District Forester relating to forest fires, timber marketing, timber scaling, timber marks, and forest protection generally; forest fire reports, logging inspection reports, patrol diaries, and financial rec...

British Columbia. Vernon Forest District

Papers of John Fall Allison and Susan Louisa Allison

Papers of John Fall Allison and Susan Louisa Allison, pioneer ranchers in the Similkameen and Okanagan regions. Includes letters from John to his parents, 1857-1869, and manuscripts of stories; "When the river rose", "Scenes from o...

Penticton Supreme Court divorce case files

  • GR-2700
  • Series
  • 1933, 1940-1949; predominantly 1940-1949

Series consists of divorce cases files from the Penticton Supreme Court. Records are arranged numerically by folio number which is a number that the court registry assigned to each file.

British Columbia. Supreme Court (Penticton)

Records of the Assistant Commissioner

  • GR-0825
  • Series
  • 1905-1920

Records of the Assistant Commissioner of Lands, Similkameen Division, Yale District. Declarations for Certificates of Improvement, nos. 1-182 and 183-561 (2 vols.). The declarations give a description of improvements made on preempted lands. Inc...

British Columbia. Dept. of Lands

Register of reverted lands

  • GR-1163
  • Series
  • 1927-1928

Register of reverted lands in various irrigation districts and drainage areas in the Okanagan valley, including the Vernon, Kelowna, Westbank, Peachland and Grand Forks areas. Lists lands reverted to the Crown for non-payment of taxes and include...

British Columbia. Water Rights Branch

Registers of brands (cattle and horses)

  • GR-1487
  • Series
  • 1873-1914

Registers of brands (for both cattle and horses) kept by district recording offices prior to 1914. Registers pertain to brands registered in Cariboo, Similkameen, Okanagan, and Nanaimo districts. This unit may be used in conjunction with other d...

British Columbia. Recorder of Brands

Registers relating to Crown Grants

  • GR-1129
  • Series
  • 1900-1924

Registers relating to Crown Grants, Similkameen Division and Osoyoos Division, Yale District (2 vols.) Volume 1 is a register of Crown Grant applications forwarded to Victoria and includes date and disposition of application, name and address of a...

British Columbia. Dept. of Lands

Rock Creek Gold Commisioner letterbook

  • GR-0234
  • Series
  • 1861-1863

The series consists of letter book copies of letters written by William Henry Cox, Gold Commissioner, Rock Creek, June 1861 - Nov. 1862 (and Jan. 26 and March 4, 1863).

British Columbia. Gold Commissioner (Rock Creek, B.C.)

Water rights records

  • GR-0840
  • Series
  • 1873-1929

Records of the Water Commissioner, Fairview, B.C., related to water rights. Contains copies of water grants, applications, indentures, expropriations, agreements, etc., 1897-1929; letters inward from the Comptroller of Water Rights and Deputy Com...

British Columbia. Water Rights Branch. Similkameen Water District