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Background to progress

Promotional film. An overview of BC Railway operations, including sequences about the variety of freight hauled (including a huge turbine runner for the Mica Dam project); self-propelled passenger cars; the Royal Hudson steam train; track maintena...

Correspondence and diary

Letter of introduction signed by the Secretary of State for the Colonies and testimonial letters from H.K. Bloomfield, T.W. Nicholls, E.B. Wyngard, C. FitzRoy and J. Singleton, 1859; diary, 1864-1865.

Ball, Henry Maynard, 1825-1897

Diaries

Diaries, May 1862 - July 1864, November 1866 - June 1869, July 1869 - December 1871, 1872 - 15 July 1873 (in diary for 1865) recording life at Ashcroft Manor, a sojourn at Wild Horse Creek in the summer of 1865, and in Ottawa as a senator in the s...

Cornwall, Clement Francis, 1836-1910

Diary

Diary, 10 December 1864 - 13 June 1865 descibing life at Ashcroft Manor.

Cornwall, Henry Pennant, 1837-1892

Harvey, Bailey and Co. selected records

Selected records, 1888-1904: letterbook, 1896-1897; ledgers, 1888-1890, 1893-1896; journals, 1892, 1897-1898; daybooks, 1903-1904. These records constitute a sampling of the Harvey, Bailey and Co. records held at the Ashcroft Museum.

Harvey, Bailey and Company (Ashcroft, B.C.)

Land records

  • GR-0824
  • Series
  • 1863-1893

Records of the Assistant Commissioner of Lands and Works, Cariboo District. Includes certificates of pre-emption, certificates of improvement, lot register of Group 1, Cariboo District, sale of town lots of Richfield, Barkerville, Cameronton, and...

British Columbia. Dept. of Lands and Works

Land sale records

  • GR-0567
  • Series
  • 1858-1868

Receipt books and miscellaneous land sale records. Consists largely of receipts for the sale of town lots, suburban and country lands, and unsurveyed rural lands, issued by Assistant Commissioners of Lands and Works for Cariboo District, Lillooet ...

British Columbia. Dept. of Lands and Works

Legend of the west

Travelogue. Scenic and recreational attractions of the Cariboo-Chilcotin, from Cache Creek and Lillooet to Barkerville. Footage includes: PGE trains in Lillooet-Fraser River area; Lillooet Indians dip-net fishing and drying salmon along the Frase...

Marvin, Edgar, Victoria; Hardware Merchant.

Correspondence inward to Victoria hardware merchant Edgar Marvin. The collection consists of letters, way bills, invoices, etc., from Marvin's customers throughout British Columbia and from his suppliers, mainly in the United States and Brit...

Mining leases

  • GR-0254
  • Series
  • 1876-1930

The series consists of mining leases filed at Victoria and arranged by mining district. The records were created by the Chief Gold Commissioner between 1876 and 1930.

British Columbia. Gold Commissioner

Papers and other material

  • GR-1256
  • Series
  • 1968-1978

Working records consisting of: File 1. Land Use and Land Alienation, Forestry vs. Ranching in the Interior of British Columbia, a xerographic copy of a paper presented to a hearing on land use at Quesnel on November 15, 1968; File 2. Memoranda on ...

British Columbia. Range Management Division

Pre-emption records

  • GR-1182
  • Series
  • 1860-1874

Records relating to pre-emptions in Cariboo, Lillooet, Lytton and Kootenay Districts recorded by various Gold Commissioners and Assistant Commissioners of Lands and Works. Consists of correspondence, notices of claim, sketches and affidavits and ...

British Columbia. Dept. of Lands and Works

Record books containing brand registers and other material

  • MS-2831
  • Series
  • 1861-1956

Two record books containing brand registers for Kamloops and Clinton districts 1873-1914, as well as water records for Clinton district 1877-1879. The Kamloops volume also includes collectorate records from the Gold Commissioner at Yale for 1861. ...

Moore, Thomas, 1948-1956. Recorder of Brands

Snow train

Promotional film. BC Rail's passenger service, serving North Vancouver, Squamish, Whistler, Pemberton, Tyax, 100 Mile House, Quesnel, and Prince George. Emphasis on winter sports, particularly cross-country skiing.

Timber cruiser reports

  • GR-0180
  • Series
  • 1912-1914

The series consists of Forest Branch records created between 1912 and 1914. The series contains timber cruiser reports by W.J. Kelly on diverse tracts, including holdings of the Lillooet and Cariboo Land Company, Ltd. Reports include numerous ph...

British Columbia. Forest Branch

Water rights records

  • GR-0844
  • Series
  • 1859-1915

Records of the Water Commissioner, Lillooet, B.C., related to water rights. Includes grants of water right, licences, plans, notices, etc. Volume 5 covers area from south of Lillooet to 150 Mile House and includes Hanceville and Big Creek; volum...

British Columbia. Water Rights Branch. Water Commissioner. Lillooet