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Series Agriculture--British Columbia
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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, 10 December 1864 - 13 June 1865 descibing life at Ashcroft Manor.

Cornwall, Henry Pennant, 1837-1892

Registers of brands (cattle and horses)

  • GR-1488
  • Series
  • 1871-1947

Registers of cattle brands and horse brands, 1914-1947. Includes Brand Owners' Index [Horses] 1914-1930, and "Old Brands" Register [i.e. alphabetical listing of all brands registered in British Columbia between 1871 and 1914]. This ...

British Columbia. Recorder of Brands

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

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

Dairy Branch minute books and other material

  • GR-0510
  • Series
  • 1894-1932

Minute books, 1894-1910, correspondence, reports, account books, receipts and subscriptions of the Dairymen's Association of British Columbia and Dairymen's and Live Stock Association of British Columbia.

British Columbia. Dairy Branch

Land records

  • GR-0385
  • Series
  • 1894-1955

Diverse cancelled or expired leases of crown land: oyster beds (including leases by the Government of Canada), hay meadow, summer resort, stone quarry, mill, coal mining, grazing, agriculture, cattle ranching, pastoral; final agreements for sale a...

British Columbia. Dept. of Lands and Forests. Lands Service

Dept. of Agriculture lantern slides and negatives

  • GR-3599
  • Series
  • [between 1900 and 1915]

The series consists of 185 glass slides (148 b&w and coloured lantern slides and 37 b&w glass negatives) created or collected by the Dept. of Agriculture sometime between 1900 and 1915.The lantern slides contain images of fruit trees, orch...

British Columbia. Dept. of Finance and Agriculture

Brands register and other material

  • GR-1491
  • Series
  • 1906-1959

Brands register (interim or working copy), 1916-1918; minutes, correspondence, and reports of B.C. Stock Breeders' Association, 1906-1918; and minutes of B.C. Brands Commissioners, 1930-1959.

British Columbia. Recorder of Brands

Commission on Agriculture, 1912

  • GR-0324
  • Series
  • 1912-1914

Proceedings, transcripts of evidence and statistical data.

British Columbia. Commission on Agriculture

Dairy Branch statistics and other material

  • GR-0509
  • Series
  • 1912-1947

Statistics, reports and miscellaneous data re cream, butter and milk production. Photographs (Accession No. 97901-65) transferred to Visual Records.

British Columbia. Dairy Branch

Notes, correspondence and other material

Series consists of notes and correspondence re: history of B.C. agriculture, collected by Dr. John J. Woods, Director, Saanichton Research and Plant Quarantine Station; manuscript histories of early B.C. nurseries; also histories of provincial De...

Clippings book

  • GR-0387
  • Series
  • 1918

British Columbia. Dept. of Agriculture

Photograph album

  • GR-3580
  • Series
  • 1919- [ca. 1922]

The series consists of a photograph album created between 1919 and ca. 1922 by the Land Settlement Board. The album contains 166 black and white photographs which depict various agricultural development areas and drainage and dyking projects.The ...

British Columbia. Land Settlement Board

Department of Agriculture reports

  • GR-0114
  • Series
  • 1927-1972

The series consists of reports acquired by the Deputy Minister of the British Columbia Department of Agriculture between 1927 and 1972. There are both published and draft reports which cover all aspects of agricultural issues including dairy farm...

British Columbia. Dept. of Agriculture. Deputy Minister

Deputy Minister of Agriculture files

  • GR-0493
  • Series
  • 1927-1971, predominant 1955-1971

The series consists of the records created by the Deputy Minister of Agriculture, mostly between 1955 and 1971 with some earlier dated material found in select files. The Deputy Minister between 1955 and 1963 was William MacGillivray and from 196...

British Columbia. Dept. of Agriculture. Deputy Minister

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

District Agriculturist memoranda

  • GR-1813
  • Series
  • 1930

Copy of a memorandum (undated) to P.D. Walker, Deputy Provincial Secretary, from Rodney DeLisle, District Agriculturalist (Columbia-Kootenay), describing his visit to Colony Farm at the Provincial Mental Hospital (Essondale), Alexandra Ranch at Tr...

British Columbia. Dept. of the Provincial Secretary

Correspondence, memoranda and reports of the Chairman

  • GR-0900
  • Series
  • 1942-1943

Correspondence, memoranda and reports of the Chairman of the Land Settlement Board, William Turnbull, relating to his activities as chairman of the Interdepartmental Advisory Committee on Agriculture and Land Settlement established by the Post-War...

British Columbia. Inter-Departmental Advisory Committee on Agriculture Land Settlement

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