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CA BCA PR-0509 · Fonds · 1918-[197-]

The fonds consists of Frederick Davison Mulholland's manuscripts of addresses and articles, general correspondence, files on professional associations, clippings and notes, photographs of both professional and family activities, films and maps depicting forestry activity in B.C.

The fonds includes five series:

1.Forestry photographs

2.Family and personal photographs

3.Europe and USA trip 1937 photographs

4.Sweden and Finland trip 1949 photographs

5.Frederick Mulholland papers

Mulholland, Frederick Davison
CA BCA PR-1324 · Fonds · 1862-[ca. 1906]

The fonds consists of Clement Francis Cornwall's diaries recording life at Ashcroft Manor and as a senator in 1872 in Ottawa. It also contains Cornwall's bench books from ca. 1891 to 1906.

Cornwall, Clement Francis, 1836-1910
Thomas McMicking fonds
CA BCA E/B/M225 · Fonds · [Transcribed 19- (originally created 1862)]

The fonds consists of a newspaper account of Thomas McMicking's Overlander journey along with his brother Robert.

McMicking, Thomas, 1829-1866
George Allen collection
CA BCA PR-1044 · Collection · [ca. 1880-1950]

The records consist of photographs acquired or collected by George Allen and include the following: ca. 1730 nitrate negatives depicting early aerial photography of the B.C. lower mainland and Pacific west coast to Anyox, for the period 1926-1932. These photographs were taken by the photographer Stuart Thomson, also by Western Canada Airways/Pacific Airways Lt., precursors of Canadian Pacific Air; ca. 1150 negatives, both glass and nitrate, of views depicting Vancouver and area, Fraser River Valley, Victoria and Nanaimo, roads etc. taken in the 1920's and 1930's, all taken by professional photographers including Stuart Thomson, the Edwards Brothers, Richard Broadbridge and the Gowen Sutton Company. The collection also includes ca. 2570 nitrate negatives and contact prints of the Okanagan region, Vancouver Island, some of Banff, Calgary, Lethbridge, Winnipeg, and Quebec from ca. 1880 to 1950's. These photographs were mainly taken by photographer C.C. Wright while in the employ of Gowen Sutton, commercial producer of postcards. These photographs were acquired by George Allen in the 1950's and added to his collection.

Allen, George
Frampton family fonds
CA BCA PR-1631 · Fonds · 1907-1909, 1936, 2003

The fonds consists of Keith Frampton's diaries for surveys in the Alberni, Qualicum and Effingham Inlet areas, 1907 to 1909 and Cecil Frampton's photograph album with sketch map that records a hiking trip to Strathcona Park in 1936. The album also contains a newsclipping obituary dated 2003 and copy of a photograph that were apparently slipped into the front of the album ca. 2003.

Frampton (family)
CA BCA MS-0386;HP86121 · Fonds · 1916-1972

The fonds consists of financial records, minute books, miscellaneous papers and a photograph of the Tappen Women's Institute.

Women's Institute, Tappen, B.C.
CA BCA MS-0304; 198406-004 · Fonds · 1921 - 1970

The fonds consists of correspondence, speeches, notes, clippings, miscellaneous items and photographs from Kenney's years as a cabinet minister.

Kenney, Edward Tourtellotte, 1888-1974
David Flaherty fonds
CA BCA PR-2183 · Fonds · 1949-2005

The fonds consists of the records of David H. Flaherty created throughout his professional and private life. They include project research files relating to his work with Canadian and international privacy issues during his time at the University of Western Ontario from 1972 to 1987; teaching and lecture files on early American history, and American and Canadian legal and constitutional history from his time at Princeton, the University of Virginia and the University of Western Ontario from 1963 to 1991; and his personal files including diaries, correspondence, photographs and subject files from 1949 to 2005, including those from his time as the Information and Privacy Commissioner of British Columbia. Within each series, the files are arranged roughly by date. The personal files have been divided by Flaherty into open and restricted files.

Flaherty, David H.
David Falconer fonds
CA BCA 198809-003 · Fonds · 1988

The fonds consists of photographs of the Waddell-Hendrick Wooden Suspension Bridge built across the Fraser River near the Gang Ranch in 1911-1912.

Falconer, David
Admiralty fonds
CA BCA AAAA1335 · Fonds · 1788-1903

Fonds consists of records of the Admiralty in carrying out its activities. Records relate to the area of the West Coast of Canada and include reports and dispatches from the Pacific Station at Esquimalt (1848-1898). Fonds also includes microfilm copies of correspondence and reports of the Pacific Station, and logs of ships that explored the Pacific Northwest between 1788 and 1795.

Great Britain. Admiralty
Agnes Walker fonds
CA BCA F/7/W15;F/7/W15Al · Fonds · 1885-1887

The fonds consists of a journal and narrative of Agnes (Knight) Walker.

Walker, Agnes, d. 1915
CA BCA MS-1537 · Fonds · [Microfilmed 1977]

The fonds consists of cashbooks and minute books of regular, annual, directors and special meetings of the Alberni Farmers' Institute.

Alberni Farmers' Institute
CA BCA Microfilm Reel 204A(6) · Fonds · [Microfilmed 196-]

The fonds consists of certificates pertaining to Reeve's naval career.

Reeve, Albert S.
Alex Anderson fonds
CA BCA MS-0975 · Fonds · 1898-1903

The fonds consists of correspondence from R.T. Anderson in Lemon Creek, B.C., to his uncle, Alex Anderson, in Florida regarding conditions in British Columbia.

Anderson, Alex
Alexander Grant Dallas fonds
CA BCA MS-0073;MS-0745;98006-4 · Fonds · 1859-1863

The fonds consists of letters inward regarding Hudson's Bay Company interests in B.C. and on the prairies and a scrapbook containing clippings and sketchbook, journals, and a log book from a voyage to California from Mexico.

Dallas, Alexander Grant
Alexander Jardine fonds
CA BCA MS-2236;98508-12 · Fonds · 1928-1976

The fonds consists of diaries, letters and manuscripts, documenting Alexander Jardine's career, including with the Empress of Canada, Donaldson Lines, the Royal Air Force, the Royal Canadian Air Force, and the Royal Military College (Kingston).

Jardine, Alexander, 1914-
CA BCA MS-0122 · Fonds · [Photocopied 196-?]

The fonds consists of Alexander Mouat's correspondence and pamphlets pertaining to the naming of Ladysmith, B.C.

Mouat, Alexander Naismith
CA BCA MS-1600 · Fonds · [Microfilmed 1979]

The fonds consists of an account of a voyage to the North West Coast of America with observations of the manners of the inhabitants.

Walker, Alexander
Alfred Lewis fonds : 1937
CA BCA MS-0967 · Fonds · [Photocopied 1978]

The fonds consists of Alfred Lewis' diary kept from March to July, 1937, of his journey to the South Nahanni area, where he was unsuccessful in establishing a trapping venture.

Lewis, Alfred Crandall
Alice Tomlinson fonds
CA BCA MS-2725 · Fonds · 1879

The fonds consists of a journal. [Also available on microfilm.]

Tomlinson, Alice
CA BCA SD 201 · Fonds · 1947-1948

The fonds consists of sound recordings of performances of the Ambassador Male Quartet.

Ambassador Male Quartet
CA BCA MS-2592 · Fonds · 1878

The fonds consists of a share book and a share certificates book of American Gold and Silver Mining Company.

American Gold and Silver Mining Company
CA BCA MS-1976 · Fonds · [Photocopied 1983]

The fonds consists of letters from Amos Wright's mother, describing work in the mines and life and society in British Columbia.

Wright, Amos