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Agreement

  • GR-2051
  • Series
  • 1928

Signed agreement between the Department of Highways and the C.P.R. re compensation paid by the C.P.R. for each level crossing on the Old Cariboo Road between Haig and Spences Bridge, eliminated by the construction of the new provincial highway.

British Columbia. Dept. of Highways

B.C. Rail Ltd. films and videotapes

  • GR-3356
  • Series
  • 1945 ; 1965 ; 1974-1987; predominantly 1974-1987

The fonds comprises 27 film or videotape titles produced by or for BC Rail Ltd. and its predecessors, the British Columbia Railway Company and the Pacific Great Eastern Railway (PGE). The larger part of the material is 16 mm film, including origin...

BC Rail Ltd.

Correspondence

  • GR-0876
  • Series
  • 1919-1951

Incomplete general Railway Dept. correspondence files, incoming and outgoing 1919-(1930-1950)-1951 of the Pacific Great Eastern Railway. For additional PGER correspondence files see MS-0106, which may be attributed to the Railway Dept.; however, ...

British Columbia. Railway Dept. Pacific Great Eastern Railway

Correspondence

  • GR-0818
  • Series
  • 1912-1915

Incoming and outgoing correspondence files, 1912-1915, from the Premier's Office relating to the Pacific Great Eastern Railway ("PGE exhibits, Sir Richard McBride's correspondence").

British Columbia. Railway Dept.

Correspondence

  • GR-1306
  • Series
  • 1881

"Correspondence between Mr. De Cosmos, as Special Agent to London, and others, respecting the Petition of the Legislative Assembly of British Columbia, to the Queen, on the subject of the Canadian Pacific Railway from March 22nd 1881 ... to A...

British Columbia. Lieutenant Governor

Correspondence and other material

  • GR-1311
  • Series
  • 1946-1947

Correspondence and briefs submitted to the Executive Council. Includes applications and appeals pertaining to Pacific Great Eastern Railway, Seaboard Distributors Ltd., Blunden Harbour Land Company Ltd., and sundry miscellaneous organizations.

British Columbia. Executive Council

Correspondence and other material

  • GR-1197
  • Series
  • 1893-1897

Official correspondence, reports, and related papers of Premier John H. Turner. Records include correspondence pertaining to provincial railway charters (1893-1897), agriculture, and mining; also includes B.C. Agent-General's Report (1895), ...

British Columbia. Premier

Crown Lands records

  • GR-1088
  • Series
  • 1877-1980

Correspondence files relating to the administration, management, conservation and development of Crown lands and natural resources. Series 1: early chronological series (files created, 1877-1911). Series 2: 1912 series (files created, 1912-1917)....

British Columbia. Surveys and Land Records Branch

Donald MacLachlan fonds

  • PR-2303
  • Fonds
  • 1886-2006

The fonds consists of records documenting the professional and personal life of Donald MacLachlan. The predominant theme of the records is MacLachlan's involvement in the Esquimalt and Nanaimo Railway, its history, operations, and advocacy w...

MacLachlan, Donald F.

Lieutenant Governor's records

  • GR-0443
  • Series
  • 1871-1936

Papers of the Lieutenant-Governors of British Columbia. Includes transcripts of telegrams between Victoria and Ottawa, letterbook copies of official despatches outward (1871-1881), despatches inward from Governor General, Secretary of State, and ...

British Columbia. Lieutenant Governor

Minute book

  • GR-0721
  • Series
  • 1888-1900

Minute book, 16 Mar 1888 - 16 Feb 1900.

British Columbia. Legislative Assembly. Select Committee on Railways

Premier's records

  • GR-1414
  • Series
  • 1953-1972

Official correspondence, reports, briefs to cabinet, articles and messages, etc. accumulated during W.A.C. Bennett's tenure as premier. Includes files on Dominion-provincial relations, civil defence, centennial celebrations, railways and maj...

British Columbia. Premier

Premiers' papers

  • GR-1222
  • Series
  • 1917-1952

Official reports and correspondence accumulated during the administrations of Premiers Tolmie, Pattullo, Hart, and Johnson. Includes Departmental, General, and Federal files, plus separate series of documents on Pacific Great Eastern Railway (191...

British Columbia. Premier

Provincial Secretary correspondence

  • GR-0157
  • Series
  • 1913-1916

The series consists of correspondence, 1913-1916, that was originally a part of the Provincial Secretary's Central Registry. The records include grant applications from charitable organizations (e.g. Salvation Army Rescue and Maternity Home,...

British Columbia. Dept. of the Provincial Secretary

Public Works executive correspondence inward

  • GR-0074
  • Series
  • 1909-1915

The series consists of records created by the Minister of Public Works and includes semi-official correspondence inward relating to Public Works between 1909 and 1911 as well as semi-official correspondence inward relating to Public Works and Rail...

British Columbia. Dept. of Public Works. Office of the Minister

Public Works executive correspondence outward

  • GR-0075
  • Series
  • 1909-1915

The series consists of records created by the Minister of Public Works and includes semi-official correspondence outward relating to Public Works between 1909 and 1911 as well as semi-official correspondence outward relating to Public Works and Ra...

British Columbia. Dept. of Public Works. Office of the Minister

Railway Department ledger

  • GR-1997
  • Series
  • [191?]

Ledger listing railways incorporated between 1890-1910 by the Legislative Assembly of British Columbia indicating railway names, Acts of Incorporation, head offices, directors, etc.

British Columbia. Railway Dept.

Railway account ledgers

  • GR-1720
  • Series
  • 1918-1984

The series consists of three financial ledgers created by the British Columbia Railway Company and its predecessor, the Pacific Great Eastern Railway Company, between 1918 and 1984. The ledgers contain financial records relating to road and bridg...

British Columbia Railway Company

Ray Goodwin fonds

  • PR-2371
  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1900-1920]

The fonds consists of 128 photographs created by Ray Starr Goodwin. The photographs include pictures of Ray Goodwin and other members of the Goodwin and Green families of Kaslo, B.C. between ca. 1900 and 1920. There are images of Kaslo, of famil...

Goodwin, Ray Starr

Records on the Pacific Great Eastern Railway

  • GR-0799
  • Series
  • 1914-1924

The commissioner, Justice of the County Court William A. Galliher, was appointed on 20 February 1924 in response to a resolution and subsequent petition to the Lieutenant Governor by delegates at a convention of the Provincial Party. The petition...

British Columbia. Commission on the Pacific Great Eastern Railway (1924)

Surveyor General correspondence outward

  • GR-1812
  • Series
  • 1911-1918

Letterpress copies of correspondence outward from the Surveyor-General. Many of the volumes contain nominal indexes of correspondents. Volumes 26 - 31 have been water damaged and are partly illegible.

British Columbia. Surveys Branch

Timber investigations files

  • GR-0946
  • Series
  • 1913-1915

Timber investigations and inspections files. Correspondence and reports from Nelson, Prince Rupert, Vancouver and Vernon Forest Districts. Includes file on early logging railroads, Vancouver Forest District. Maps transferred to Maps Division.

British Columbia. Forest Branch

Transportation minister correspondence

  • GR-3665
  • Series
  • 1993-2006

Series consists of correspondence between members of the public and the Ministry of Transportation between the years 1993-2003. The majority of the correspondence consists of letters from the public sent to the Minister of Transportation. The le...

British Columbia. Ministry of Transportation and Highways

Works Branch correspondence and other records

  • GR-1484
  • Series
  • 1902-1905

Correspondence and copies of memoranda concerning construction and maintenance of roads, bridges, ferries, wharves, railways, and schools. Also includes some drawings and plans.

British Columbia. Dept. of Lands and Works. Works Branch