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Frank Wark Beaton papers

Diaries, account books, letter books [reports], miscellaneous papers, relating to service with Hudson's Bay Company in British Columbia 1883-1928; record of placer claims, Peace River District 1916-1936 under British Columbia Placer Mining Ac...

Beaton, Frank, 1865-1945

Georgiana Ball films

The item consists of 20 camera original, unedited films created by Georgiana Ball between about 1957 and 1970. Original films 1-11 and 12-20 were combined onto 2 film reels by the BC Archives upon acquisition.The film are "home movies",...

Government Information Service public information film and videos

  • GR-3435
  • Series
  • 1980-1986

The series consists of film and videos of government documentaries, television advertisements, and other promotional material from the period of 1980 to 1986. The Ministry of Government Services' Government Information Services (GIS) was the ...

British Columbia. Government Information Services

Grossman, John. Hedley; Homesteader

"Vignettes from the Fringe"; a narrative of homesteading experiences in the Peace River country from 1929 to 1960; account book, 1966-1973; newspaper clipping and receipt.Presented 1964 and 1974 by John Grossman, Hedley.

Grossman, John. Hedley; Homesteader

Journal

Microfilmed copy of journal kept at Fort St. John and Hudson's Hope containing records of trading supplies, company servants, outside traders and casual employees. Data includes quantities and qualities of furs traded together with the value...

Beaton, Frank, 1865-1945

Northward bound

Travelogue. The BC section of the Alaska Highway, from Dawson Creek to Lower Post on the Yukon Border. The narrator is supposedly a local "character," making his first trip up the highway.

Road of the caribou

Promotional film. The history of the PGE, and a look at the area through which it passes. Shows inaugural run from North Vancouver to Fort St. John, Oct. 1958, (with Premier W.A.C. Bennett aboard) and driving of the Golden Spike at Fort St. John,...

Road of the caribou

Promotional film. The history of the Pacific Great Eastern Railway, and a look at the area through which it passes. Shows inaugural run from North Vancouver to Fort St. John, Oct. 1958, (with Premier W.A.C. Bennett aboard) and driving of the Gold...

[Bennett election tour, 1963]

Unedited footage. Premier W.A.C. Bennett on an election tour of B.C. during the provincial election campaign, September 1963. Bennett is shown making speeches, riding PGE trains, shaking hands and generally "campaigning" in North Vancou...