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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.)

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.)

Okanagan Valley irrigation reports

  • GR-0316
  • Series
  • 1927

This series consists of 16 volumes of reports on irrigation districts in the Okanagan valley from the year 1927. Volumes include one summary report for the Okanagan and separate detailed reports on the following irrigation districts: Black Mountai...

British Columbia. Water Rights Branch

Indian lands correspondence and other material

  • GR-0504
  • Series
  • 1861-1877

This series consists of correspondence, petitions, accounts, statements of population, and reports relating to land of Indigenous peoples in British Columbia from the Department of the Provincial Secretary.

British Columbia. Dept. of the Provincial Secretary

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

Records of the Assistant Commissioner

  • GR-0826
  • Series
  • 1859-1886

Records of the Assistant Commissioner of Lands and Works, Yale District. Preemption records (5 volumes). Volume 1, nos. 1-392 (1859-1872); Volume 2, nos. 275-312 and 1-24 (1870-1871); Volume 3, nos. 25-279 (1871-1884); Volume 4, certificates of ...

British Columbia. Dept. of Lands and Works

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

Minute books

  • GR-0841
  • Series
  • 1910-1913

Minute books (2 v.) of meetings regarding the adjudication of water rights claims and the issuance of water licenses pursuant to the Water Act, 1909. Provenance unknown.

British Columbia. Water Rights Branch. Board of Investigation

Project files

  • GR-0880
  • Series
  • 1949-1976

Correspondence, feasibility studies, consultants' reports, engineering studies, application hearings, submissions, progress reports, contract drawings and tender documents regarding hydro-electric projects, water licenses, flood control, petr...

British Columbia. Power and Special Projects Division

Royal Commission Investigating the fruit industry (and inter-related conditions) of the districts territorially known as the Okanagan, Kootenay and Kettle River (1930)

  • GR-0904
  • Series
  • 1929-1930

The commissioner, William Sanford Evans, was appointed to investigate the value of land, irrigation, water supply, farming, and fruit-growing, varieties of produce, packing, distribution, marketing, manufacture of by-products, storage and transpor...

Royal Commission Investigating the Fruit Industry (and interrelated conditions) of the Districts Territorially Known as the Okanagan, Kootenay, and Kettle River of the Province of British Columbia

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

Register of cancellations of pre-emption records

  • GR-0966
  • Series
  • 1890-1922

Register of cancellations of pre-emption records in the Railway Belt, British Columbia, 1890-1894 (vol. 1). Register recording land transactions with subagents in the Railway Belt, 1915-1922 (vol. 2); includes transactions in Enderby, Vernon, Arm...

Canada. Department of the Interior

Administrative records relating to Forest Protection Plans

  • GR-0992
  • Series
  • 1929

Forest Protection Plans, 1929, by S.E. Marling (288 pp.). Includes information on ranger stations, buildings, boats, equipment, fire lookouts, organization, trails, forest cover, causes of fires, and list of settlers with telephones.

British Columbia. Kamloops Forest District

Correspondence and other material

  • GR-1022
  • Series
  • 1921-1951

Series consists of correspondence, memoranda, and notes relating to irrigation, the hydrometric programme (1944) and hot springs and mineral wells. Includes list of water records within various Okanagan irrigation districts.

British Columbia. Water Rights Branch

Report to the Minister of Finance by the Civil and Hydraulic Engineer

  • GR-1023
  • Series
  • 1916

Series consists of a report to the Minister of Finance of the Province of British Columbia on the Physical and Financial conditions of irrigation projects in the Vernon and Kelowna Districts, created by A.R. Mackenzie, Civil and Hydraulic Engineer...

British Columbia. Water Rights Branch

Correspondence

  • GR-1046
  • Series
  • 1919-1920

Series contains 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

Registers relating to Crown Grants

  • GR-1129
  • Series
  • 1900-1924

This series includes 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, ...

British Columbia. Dept. of Lands

Register of reverted lands

  • GR-1163
  • Series
  • 1927-1928

The series is a register created by the Water Rights Branch from 1927 to 1928. It documents reverted lands in various irrigation districts and drainage areas in the Okanagan valley, including the Vernon, Kelowna, Westbank, Peachland and Grand For...

British Columbia. Water Rights Branch

Fruit tree pruning project notebook

  • GR-1188
  • Series
  • 1919-1923

This series contains a notebook of data recorded during a fruit tree experimental pruning project conducted in the vicinity of Vernon. The notebook includes photographs affixed to the pages. The notebook is believed to have originated from the Hor...

British Columbia. Dept. of Agriculture

Publications of the Horticultural Branch

  • GR-1189
  • Series
  • 1920-1963

This series contains newsletters, bulletins and correspondence of the Provincial Horticulturalist. The records include copies of the the Okanagan District Horticultural Bulletin (1920), the Horticultural Branch Weekly Newsletter (1920-1924), Bul...

British Columbia. Horticultural Branch

Commissioner of Grazing's records

  • GR-1206
  • Series
  • 1919-1920

This series contains the Commissioner of Grazing's file carbon copies of free grazing permits issued in the Vernon and Cariboo Grazing Districts as well as a letter transmitting grazing fees (form) from the Kamloops Grazing District. The bou...

British Columbia. Forest Branch

Correspondence and other material

  • GR-1228
  • Series
  • 1933-1954

This series contains general correspondence files regarding Provincial Forest Reserves coded MFR Supervision according to the Forest Service filing system described in Operational Manual with instructions to Forest officers ... (Victoria, 1942), p...

British Columbia. Kamloops Forest District

Papers and other material

  • GR-1256
  • Series
  • 1968-1978

This series contains 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; ...

British Columbia. Range Management Division

Report and other material

  • GR-1288
  • Series
  • 1922-1940

This series contains records pertaining to the Southern Okanagan Irrigation Project at Oliver, B.C. Types of records include a bound report which includes contract specifications, a project summary, tenders, memoranda of agreement, cost data, minu...

British Columbia. Water Rights Branch

Royal Commission on the Tree-Fruit Industry of British Columbia

  • GR-1292
  • Series
  • 1950-1959

This series contains records relating to the Royal Commission on the Tree-Fruit Industry of British Columbia.The Royal Commission on the Tree-Fruit Industry of British Columbia was established by Order in Council 3181 on 21 December 1956 pursuant ...

British Columbia. Royal Commission on the Tree-Fruit Industry of British Columbia

Library Services Branch records

  • GR-1387
  • Series
  • 1919-1979

Correspondence, statistical returns, and reports of the Public Library Commission (PLC) and its successors, the Library Development Commission and the Library Services Branch. Includes files of PLC pioneers Helen Gordon Stewart, H.N. Lidster, and...

British Columbia. Library Services Branch

Daily diaries kept by constable at Enderby

  • GR-1473
  • Series
  • 1938-1950

Daily diaries kept by constable at Enderby, B.C., 1938-1950 (7 vols.)

British Columbia. Provincial Police Force. Enderby Detachment

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

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