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World War, 1914-1918--Personal narratives
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Alicia Ammon : reminiscences

CALL NUMBER: T4401:0001 RECORDED: [location unknown], [ca. 1969-1972] SUMMARY: TRACK 1: Alicia Ammon reminisces about her childhood and early life in England; read the words of two old songs she learned from her mother; describes a music box; reca...

Connie Pepper interview

SUPPLIED TITLE OF TAPE(S): Connie Pepper : war veteran and war bride PERIOD COVERED: 1914-1972 RECORDED: Vancouver (B.C.), 1972-04-17 SUMMARY: Connie Pepper was born in England in 1896 and did service in World War I as an ambulance worker. After t...

Grace Grout interview

CALL NUMBER: T0173:0001 SUPPLIED TITLE OF TAPE(S): Grace Grout : an English girl learns to survive in Canada RECORDED: Vancouver (B.C.), 1973-03-23 SUMMARY: Grace Grout was born in 1891 and discusses her prim and proper childhood in a missionary s...

Hal Wilson interview

CALL NUMBER: T3218:0001 RECORDED: [location unknown], 1978 SUMMARY: Hal Wilson discusses: growing up in England; how he got interested in aviation; joining the Royal Air Service; being demobilized after the war; coming to Canada; refreshing his pi...

Henry, Arthur, 1876-1946. Sayward; Farmer

Diaries. From 1896-1900, Henry was in the Royal Marine Artillery on board H.M.S. Victorious on the China Station; he emigrated to B.C. in 1911, and from November 1913 to February 1914 worked as a carpenter at South Wellington mine; in May 1914 he...

Henry, Arthur, 1876-1946

Jane Downie interview

CALL NUMBER: T0083:0001 SUPPLIED TITLE OF TAPE(S): Jane Downie RECORDED: Vancouver (B.C.), 1972-07-13 SUMMARY: Jane Downie (nee Letson) was born in 1890 in Glasgow, Scotland. She was raised, schooled and worked as a sales clerk there until 1913. S...

Papers relating to Oliver, Gillespie and Graeme families

Records include material pertaining to three prominent Victoria families: the W.E. Olivers, the W.C. Wards, and the E.P. Gillespies The bulk of the textual records were produced by W.E. Oliver and are related to his career at the University of Edi...

Oliver, William Edgar

Provincial Game Warden records

  • GR-0446
  • Series
  • 1905-1922

This collection is comprised of records relating to the development, implementation and administration of game management policies in British Columbia, 1905-1922. It includes correspondence, reports, vouchers and licences, as well as information ...

British Columbia. Provincial Game Warden

William Dee interview

CALL NUMBER: T0047:0001 SUPPLIED TITLE OF TAPE(S): William Dee RECORDED: West Vancouver (B.C.), 1972-04-21 SUMMARY: William Dee was born in 1897, and is a veteran of WWI and WWII. He gives a biography covering 1897-1918. Description of Victoria an...