Series GR-0436 - Land settlement records for Railway Belt and Peace River Block

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Land settlement records for Railway Belt and Peace River Block

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  • 1885-1949 (Creation)
    Canada. Department of the Interior

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Originals, 55.36 m; microfilm (neg.), 1885-1949, 16 mm, 86 reels [B14594-B14679]; microfilm (neg.), 1885-1949, 35 mm, 24 reels [B07893(1); B14680-B14700; B14999-B15000]

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Correspondence, applications for homestead entry, application for patents, and registers relating to land settlement in the Railway Belt and the Peace River Block.

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Transferred by the Dept. of Lands, Forests, and Water Resources, 1969-1972.


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NW 971.24 C212d Description of surveyed lands in the Railway Belt of British Columbia. Ottawa: Printed by authority of the Minister of the Interior, 1914-1915. Contains notes and reports of Dominion Land Surveyors. GR-0437 Canada. Dept. of the Interior. Topographical Surveys Branch. Land surveys relating to the Railway Belt and Peace River Block, 1885-1930. GR-0937 Canada. Dept. of the Interior. Dominion Lands Branch. Dominion regulations regarding land, water, forests mineral resources, public roads and soldier settlement in the Railway Belt and Peace River Block of British Columbia. GR-0966 Canada. Dept. of the Interior. Register of cancellations of pre-emption records in the Railway Belt, British Columbia; register of land transactions in the Railway Belt. GR-1384 British Columbia. Dept. of Lands and Forests. Copies of cancelled and abandoned Railway Belt land leases issued by Canada, Dept. of the Interior and canceled or reassigned by B.C. Dept. of Lands.

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This collection was microfilmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah.

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Accession number(s): GR-0436

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