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Cariboo Region (B.C.) File
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Cariboo District.

Contractor's ledger for the building of the Yale-Cariboo wagon road ,1862 [possibly Thomas Spence or J.W. Trutch]. Details of men and wages, cargo for the Cariboo, tools and cooking utensils.

Cariboo District

John Waddell diary

The diary documents the journey of miner John Waddell (1818-1870) to Vancouver Island in 1862 in search of gold during the Cariboo Gold Rush. Also included are notes on his journey to San Francisco in early 1862 aboard the California steamer Nort...

Account Book

Account book for general supplies such as food, hay, clothing, shoes, tools, tobacco and drinks, paid for mainly by gold dust but also by cash and goods. Two customers identified, Captain Mitchell, Quesnelle Forks, and John Love, Richfield. Altho...

Quesnel, B.C.; Blacksmith.

Daybook of unidentified blacksmith at Quesnel, 1871-1882; papers relating to E.T. Dodge, including power of attorney, 1867 and a number of promissory notes; papers re post office at Hanceville, 1902-1904; cartoon of a politician courting Chinese a...

Quesnel, B.C.; Blacksmith

Simpson, Joan Nina, 1903-1981. South Africa; Farmer.

"Adventures of a farm girl in Canada in 1925, by Joan Simpson, with a forward by her god-daughter, June Knowles": four reminiscences about life on a cattle ranch and in a fruit growing area of British Columbia by a young English woman w...

Simpson, Joan Nina, 1903-1981. South Africa; Farmer

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