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British Columbia Historical News - Journal of the B.C. Historical Federation - Volume 28, No. 1 Winter 1994-95

By: Miller, Naomi: Editor

Price: $39.95

Publisher: British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Historical Federation: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 71507548

Condition: Very Good


Features: Company Towns - Especially Engelwood; The "Neweete War"; The David McLoughlin Story; Road to the Pacific Rim; Navigation on the Stikine River; Finnish Immigrants and Their Political Ideology; The Story of Edna Eldorado; The Plight of Rural Women Teachers in the 1920s; The Stagecoach and the Sleigh on the Kootenay Flats; Christmas in Sumas in the 1870s; Commander Charles Rufus Robson, RN; The Bridge that Jack Built. Cigarette smoke odour. View more info

British Columbia Historical News - Journal of the B.C. Historical Federation - Volume 27, No. 3 Summer 1994

By: Miller, Naomi: Editor

Price: $39.95

Publisher: British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Historical Federation: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 71507551

Condition: Very Good


Features: Economical Motoring in British Columbia; Hosmer Colliery past and present; My man who fell from heaven; archaeological findings in the Prince Rupert area; The Greening of Glenmore; Fort Steele's Presbyterian Church; The Hagwilget and Walcott Suspension Bridge; Croatians Enlivened mining towns; Mining at Clayoquot; Historic Hat Creed Ranch; The Great Flood of 1894. This copy from a smoking environment. View more info

British Columbia Historical News - Journal of the B.C. Historical Federation - Volume 27, No. 4 Fall 1994

By: Miller, Naomi: Editor

Price: $39.95

Publisher: British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Historical Federation: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 71507552

Condition: Very Good


Features: Piebiter Creek - a personal reminiscence of Delina C. Noel; The War Work of Women in Rural B.C.; Sunday School Vans and Their Drivers; The Marine Building Revisited; The Canadian Museum of Flight and Transportation; Helen Gregory MacGill - First Woman Judge in B.C.; Adelaide Bailey - Exemplary Teacher 1857-1949; the Sutton Lumber and Trading Co. token; The stolen Church - Windermere; A WCAC in Victoria 1942-45; Pioneer Postmistress; B.C. Women's Institute - a b... View more info

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Rod & Gun in Canada Magazine, August 1958

By: Morrison, J. Warcup; Savery, Robert H.; Whyte, King; Dickie, Francis; Gillese, J.P.; Morrow, Les; McGillen, Pete; Nicholson, H.P.; Frost, Rex;Landis, C.S

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Quebec, National Business Publications Limited: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 543g1507

Condition: Good


Features: Fins in the Peace; Go Below for Trout; "Let's All Go Fishing"; About this Balance of Nature - a discussion of efforts to control wolves and other animals in B.C.; 92 Pound Pike; Hunting Dogs - Do It Now; and more. Average wear. A sound copy. View more info

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Rod & Gun in Canada Magazine, June 1958 - Special Houseboat Issue

By: Morrow, Les; "The Skipper"; McGillen, Pete; Gillese, J.P.; Frost, Rex; Nicholson, H.P.

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Quebec, National Business Publications Limited: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 543g1506

Condition: Good


Features: What is the Biggest Thing in Boating?; "Houseboat Happy" - the New Boating Disease: Don't Fry Crows!; Fishing the Never-Never Lands; The Brittany Spaniel; and more. Average wear. A sound copy. View more info

Image for The Wide World Magazine, October 1958 - Australian Edition

The Wide World Magazine, October 1958 - Australian Edition

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes Limited: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 842a0721

Condition: Good


Features: According to the Law - Lieut.-Col. G.H. Keighley-Bell recalls his adventures with Kurds around 1919; Cut Out and Get Out - Tom H. Inkster recalls logging on Vancouver Island - photos; A Pint for the Man Who Breaks his Oar - fishermen at Aldeburgh, "The Wild Amphibious Race"; A Witch Doctor and the Bride - a Zulu Tale; The Sea Arab - a white man becomes a man of the sea in the tropical islands; Death to the Whites - Lolo St. Paul of the Shuswap Indians i... View more info

Image for The Canadian Rockhound, August 1966, Volume X Number 4

The Canadian Rockhound, August 1966, Volume X Number 4

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, The Lapidary, Rock and Mineral Society of British Columbia: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 822a4675

Condition: Good


30 pages. Articles: They grew 200 million years ago - the geological formations of South Africa; Pegmatites; Buried Treasure of the Nicoamen Plateau; Enamelling on Metal - as a Hobby (part 2); Princeton (British Columbia) The Etiquette of Rockhounding; Pebble Pups Steak; Fossi-Wood - Well worth digging; and more. Average wear. Bit of writing inside back cover else unmarked. A sound copy of this vintage issue. View more info

Image for Maclean's Magazine, May 1, 1965 *THE RICH REPUBLIC OF BRITISH COLUMBIA*

Maclean's Magazine, May 1, 1965 *THE RICH REPUBLIC OF BRITISH COLUMBIA*

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean-Hunter Limited: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 144c5663

Condition: Good


Features: Colour photo ad for the Ford Galaxie 500 XL Hardtop inside front cover; Feature on British Columbia - Anybody can have a boom, but B.C.'s got three!; Northern Dancer - a second chance at greatness - George F.T. Ryall (Audax Minor) takes a knowing and affectionate look at the past, present and future of Canada's favourite equine invalid, Northern Dancer - nice colour photos; Avant Garde Sculpture - with photos - will it win customers in Japan?; The boy who was ... View more info

Image for Maclean's Magazine, May 10, 1958 *SPECIAL BRITISH COLUMBIA CENTENNIAL ISSUE*

Maclean's Magazine, May 10, 1958 *SPECIAL BRITISH COLUMBIA CENTENNIAL ISSUE*

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean Hunter: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 146c5917

Condition: Fair


Features: Loaded with British Columbia content! Nice Full-page colour ad for Bulova watches; A Native's Return to B.C., by Pierre Berton; Nice colour photo ad for the 1958 Ford cars; Feature article on Victoria's Government Street, with colour photos; Many B.C.-themed cartoons; The Salty Princesses of the Pacific Coast - B.C.'s Princess Boats - article with colour photos; The Douglas Fir - the vanishing giant that built a province; The Rise and Fall of Social Credit - t... View more info

Image for Maclean's Magazine, May 24, 1958 *JOHNNY LONGDEN'S OWN STORY*

Maclean's Magazine, May 24, 1958 *JOHNNY LONGDEN'S OWN STORY*

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean Hunter: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 146c5918

Condition: Fair


Features: Nice colour ad for the Parker 61 Capillary Pen inside front cover; Editorial - Let Courts, Not Customs Men, Decree Which Books to Ban; Nice Matinee cigarette colour photo ad; Colour ad for EMBA brands of mutation mink; Jockey Johnny Longden tells his own story - many great photos; Why the World Wants More of the Theatre du Nouveau Monde; Trade Secrets of the Combines Detectives - they seek out 'price-fixers'; How the Dutch sold Canada on Tulips, by Alan Phillip... View more info

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Telephone Talk, Volume XXXI, Number 2, March-April 1941

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Vancouver, British Columbia Telephone Company: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 531c6618

Condition: Fair


28 pages. Articles: Savings and Government Loans, by Morris W. Wilson; B.C. Telephone Employees Rally to War Savings Appeal; Teleophone Operator Writes of War-Time Britain; Pioneer Mission, B.C. Telephone Man Passes Away - John A Catherwood; Eddie Esson is Braving the "Blitz" Somewhere in England; Employees for Credit Unions; Samples of Canada's first telephone advertising, used in 1877 to promote Bell Telephone usage. War savings certificate advertisement on b... View more info

Image for Maclean's Magazine - Canada's National Magazine, May 1, 1929 *A.J. CASSON COVER ART*

Maclean's Magazine - Canada's National Magazine, May 1, 1929 *A.J. CASSON COVER ART*

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $495.00

Publisher: Toronto, The Maclean Publishing Company: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 144c7695

Condition: Fair


92 pages. A.J. Casson cover illustration depicts 'The Great Gardening Game' on a checkerboard. Contents: Colour ad for Kyanize Lustaquik Finish inside front cover; Fantastic multi-photo ad for International Harvester trucks features photos of trucks belonging to Hendrie & Co., Ltd., of Hamilton and Deskin Brothers of Montreal; Nice photo ad for Cream of Wheat; Canada's Fighting Airmen - Part 5 - Lt.-Col. Barker, V.C. wins his first decoration; Racing Needs a Cleanup - ... View more info

Image for Maclean's Magazine - Canada's National Magazine, June 1, 1933

Maclean's Magazine - Canada's National Magazine, June 1, 1933

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $295.00

Publisher: Toronto, The Maclean Publishing Company: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 144c7696

Condition: Good


68 pages. A.J. Casson cover illustration of grass-cutting man mowing flowers while girl-watching. Contents: Great colour ad for Veedol motor oil inside front cover; Nice ad for International Trucks 2-ton trucks; Investors Syndicate ad features William H. Lotts, President of Overland Construction Company; Czar's Gold, by Robert Welles Ritchie; Roosevelt Acts - M. Grattan O'Leary reports on the "Prophet of Recovery" - including photo of President Roosevelt with P... View more info

Image for Rail Classics, May 1973 *British Columbia Electric Railway - With Colour Photos*

Rail Classics, May 1973 *British Columbia Electric Railway - With Colour Photos*

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $89.95

Publisher: USA, Challenge: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 727c8443

Condition: Good


82 pages. Features: Scotty's Fantastic Trip - record run from Los Angeles to Chicago on the Santa Fe, chartered by Death Valley Scotty in 1905; Memories of Frisco Steam - some of the most beautiful locomotives in the country; Farewell, GM&O (Gulf, Mobile & Ohio) - merger spells the end; Rio Grande on the Run - Utah's Wasatch Range offers quite a barrier to the D&RGW's run to the west; Steam at Christchurch; Commuting in British Columbia - great article with map and colo... View more info

Image for Beautiful British Columbia Magazine, Spring 1993 *Cumberland, B.C. - From Dark Past to Bright Future*

Beautiful British Columbia Magazine, Spring 1993 *Cumberland, B.C. - From Dark Past to Bright Future*

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Canada, Jim Pattison International Ltd.: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 727c8823

Condition: Good


46 pages. Wonderful colour photography throughout. Features: B.C. - Land of Bouquet - Canada's First Province for Flowers; Cumberland - Coal-dust memories stir a sleepy village - an explosive and tragic past; A Little Block of heritage homes in Vancouver's West End; River of White Death - why the Alsek River's Turnback Canyon is so named; Whistler heats up in summer. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A quality copy. View more info

Image for Museum and Art Notes, March 1931

Museum and Art Notes, March 1931

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., The Art, Historical and Scientific Association: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 658c9693

Condition: Good


44 pages. Photos in text. Contents: The Ecology of Savary Island; Recent Developments in Anthropology; Truffles; The Marbled Murrelet; The Steamship "Royal William"; Copy of Original Specifications for building of "Royal William"; Leg Irons from Nanaimo's Old Gaol; Sea Call; The Library Corner; Munday Lake and its Ecology; Amphipoda from British Columbia. Unmarked with average wear. A sound copy of this informative and interesting issue. View more info

Image for Museum & Art Notes, November 1951

Museum & Art Notes, November 1951

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., The Art, Historical and Scientific Association: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 658c9694

Condition: Fair


38 pages. Reproductions of black and white photos in text. Contents: Melanope - The Ship of Tragedy; Time, and the Indian; Panechates, Son of Hatres; The Pleistocene, or Ice Age of South-West British Columbia; Birds in the Cariboo; The Fine Arts; The Museum is a School of Visual Education; The Cinder Cone Buried Forest, Garibaldi Park, British Columbia; Pioneer Wesleyan Missionaries in British Columbia. Average wear. Binding intact. Moisture marks to periphery of al... View more info

Image for Museum & Art Notes, March 1951

Museum & Art Notes, March 1951

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., The Art, Historical and Scientific Association: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 658c9695

Condition: Good


35 pages. Black and white photos in text. Features: Our business premises; Autobiography of a Great Anthropologist - Noel Robinson; The Pleistocene Age of British Columbia; The Tuatara; The Flora of Fairmont Hot Springs; The Passenger Pigeon; Reverend Jonathan Green; The Burnaby Lodestone. Average wear. Unmarked. Moisture marks to lower portion of all pages and covers. A sound copy. View more info

Image for Northwest Digest Magazine, September - October 1951 - Special Pictorial Edition

Northwest Digest Magazine, September - October 1951 - Special Pictorial Edition

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Quesnel, British Columbia, Cariboo Digest Ltd.: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845g1013

Condition: Good


48 pages. Features: Cover photo of contruction of the Pacific Great Eastern Railway bridge across the Cottonwood Canyon between Quesnel and Prince George (additional photos inside); Great multi-page photo features (with captions) for the following areas - Fraser Canyon, Lillooet, Bridge River, South Cariboo, Central Cariboo, North Cariboo, Central British Columbia, Skeena, Peace River, Alaska Highway, Yukon; Dozens of nostalgic ads for local businesses. Average wear. ... View more info

B.C. Historical News Volume 14, No. 1 Fall 1980

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $49.95

Publisher: British Columbia, B.C. Historical News: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 71608124

Condition: Good


37 pages. Features: One Room Schools of fifty years ago; The Hope-Nicola Trail; Book Reviews of: Schooling and Society; Caledonia -100 Years Ahead; Railway Stations; The Court House of New Westminster; Historical Portraits of Trail; God's Galloping Girl; One Century Later. Average wear. View more info