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Image for Kootenay Graphic-News, April 5th, 1962 - Kootenay's Lively Local Picture-News Tabloid

Kootenay Graphic-News, April 5th, 1962 - Kootenay's Lively Local Picture-News Tabloid

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $129.95

Publisher: Nelson, BC, Canada, Graphic-News Publishing: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 349c8808

Condition: Fair


16 pages. Features: Funding for the Kinsmen Club's new health unit; Doukhobor women denounce Stefan Sorokin and the Fraternal Council in preference to John Lebedoff; E.C. (Terry) Whitelock - His paintings of Napoleonic era uniforms win world respect - nice photo with article; Renovating the Nelson Canadian Legion; Palm Dairy gets rid of milk bottles in favour of Pure-Pak cartons; Kootenay Cadets - with photos of Mike Molloy, Harry James, Vic Young, and others; Continuin... View more info

Image for Canada West Magazine - The Pioneer Years, Winter 1979, Volume 9, Number 4, Collector's Number 36 - Disaster at Dejardins Canal

Canada West Magazine - The Pioneer Years, Winter 1979, Volume 9, Number 4, Collector's Number 36 - Disaster at Dejardins Canal

By: Paterson, T.W.; Coulton, Richard L.; Clark, A.H.; Friesen, Victor C.; Basque, G.; White, K.; Whalen; Salkeld, Leonard E.

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, Stagecoach Publishing Co. Ltd.: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 417h3155

Condition: Good


36 pages. Black and white reproductions of archival photos. Features: Defence of Fort Vercheres against the Iroquois; How History Came to the Blindman River in 1895; The Conquering Cook - Chinaman Lee Poon; Renata, B.C. - Eden of the Arrow Lakes; Gold - The ABC's of Gold Panning; Collins' Overland Telegraph (part 2); Disaster at Dejardins Canal - 59 passengers and crewmen rode the train onto the bridge to disaster; John Costello, aka "Billy the Bug"; 1679 - The... View more info

Image for Canada West Magazine, Spring, Summer and Fall 1978, Volume 8, Collector's No. 30, 31 & 32

Canada West Magazine, Spring, Summer and Fall 1978, Volume 8, Collector's No. 30, 31 & 32

By: Paterson, T.W.; Graham, Clara; Emmott, N.W.; Whalen, Dwight; Paxton, Gene; Solomatenko, Val; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, Stagecoach Publishing Co. Ltd.: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 417h3151

Condition: Good


Special triple issue. 104 pages. Black and white reproductions of archival photos. Features: Billy Barker - he hit the mother lode; Last Voyage of the Tonquin, March 25, 1811; Miser's Hoard - Silas K. Vandermark; Policing the Rails - B.C. Provincial Police Constable Fred Emmott; Steamboat in the Rapids - the Maid of the Mist shoots the rapids below Niagara Falls, June 6, 1861; Murder at Beaver Pass - black barber Wellington Delaney Moses helps solve murder case; Graft... View more info

Image for Canadian West Magazine, Summer 1990, Vol. 6, No. 2 (Collector's #20)

Canadian West Magazine, Summer 1990, Vol. 6, No. 2 (Collector's #20)

By: Paterson, T.W.; Stevenson, John; Clarke, A.H.; Tethick, Derek; Korman, Maureen

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Canada, Sunfire Publications Ltd.: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 417h3135

Condition: Fair


36 pages. Features: The First Encounter - Samuel de Champlain transformed a tribal rivalry into a continental conflict; Robert Lowery's Laughs from the Past; William Duncan - Missionary to the Tsimshian; Coal Dust Days in Canmore; The Nanaimo Mine Disaster of 1887; Robert Campbell - Yukon Explorer. Unmarked with average wear. Mild undulations from moisture exposure. A sound reference copy. View more info

Image for Canada West Magazine - The Pioneer Years, Summer 1979, Volume 9, Number 2, Collector's Number 34 - Bulldog Kelly

Canada West Magazine - The Pioneer Years, Summer 1979, Volume 9, Number 2, Collector's Number 34 - Bulldog Kelly

By: Paterson, T.W.; Whalen, Dwight; Basque, Garnet; Gattinger, Marie M.; Smith, Guy G.

Price: $129.95

Publisher: Canada, Stagecoach Publishing Co. Ltd.: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 417h3153

Condition: Good


44 pages. Black and white reproductions of archival photos. Features: Bulldog Kelly - Cold-Blooded Murderer; Victoria Mariner's Search for Gold - Capt. C.H. McLeod; Daredevil in a Petticoat - Mrs. Annie Edson Taylor was the first person to plunge over Niagara Falls in a barrel and live to tell the tale; Some Facts About Gold (part 2); A Land Flowing With Milk and Honey - when colonists arrived in the promised land there was no one to meet them and none of the food, lod... View more info

Image for Canada West Magazine, 1977, Volume 7, Number 4, Collector's #29 - Reminiscences of John 'Jake' Turnbull

Canada West Magazine, 1977, Volume 7, Number 4, Collector's #29 - Reminiscences of John 'Jake' Turnbull

By: Pethick, Derek; Funke, Betty; Higgins, D.W.; Paterson, T.W.; Rivers, Clare

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, Stagecoach Publishing Co. Ltd.: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 417h3148

Condition: Good


36 pages. Black and white reproductions of archival photos. Features: They Came Before Cook - Explorers who visited British Columbia before Captain James Cook; Church at Yale, B.C. Has Roots - it has seen over a century of service; The Haunted Man - An 1861 Victoria Detective Story; The Unknown Land - times have changed since American fisheries officer James Swan visited the Queen Charlotte Islands almost a century ago; Poundmaker - Son of Crowfoot; British Columbia's ... View more info

Image for The Humpback Whales of Georgia Strait: Waters - Journal of the Vancouver Aquarium Volume 8, 1985

The Humpback Whales of Georgia Strait: Waters - Journal of the Vancouver Aquarium Volume 8, 1985

By: Proctor, Sharon: Editor

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Vancouver Public Aquarium Association: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 468h1854

Condition: Very Good


24 page booklet illustrated in black and white. The Georgia Strait whaling story is an interesting part of British Columbia's history. Whaling in the inside waters of B.C. was quite distinct and separate from that which occurred on the outer coast, and little has been published on the subject. Furthermore, not many people even know that at one time large humpback whales were a common sight in the Strait. As you will learn in this volume, it took amazingly little effor... View more info

Image for Telephone Talk, September - July - August 1947: Magazine of the British Columbia Telephone Company (B.C. Tel.) -  Ruby Dunlop Cover Photo

Telephone Talk, September - July - August 1947: Magazine of the British Columbia Telephone Company (B.C. Tel.) - Ruby Dunlop Cover Photo

By: Pullen, Newton F.: Editor

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Vancouver, British Columbia Telephone Company (B.C. Tel): 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 662g3756

Condition: Good


28 pages. Features: Cover photo of lovely Miss Ruby Dunlop; One-page photo of pretty operator Miss Pauline Terpstra; Photos of Wallace Whitehead and Betty Andrew at work, with a photo of 8 young ladies relaxing by office piano in New Westminster; Many more wonderful company photos, including a one-page photo of operator sisters Agnes and Margaret Crane; Photo of Irma Rocker as she appeared in Bing Crosbie movie "The Emperor Waltz"; Third Dial Unit for Downtown V... View more info

Image for Telephone Talk, March - April 1946: Magazine of the British Columbia Telephone Company (B.C. Tel.) -  Operator Miss Edith Jackson of Fairmont

Telephone Talk, March - April 1946: Magazine of the British Columbia Telephone Company (B.C. Tel.) - Operator Miss Edith Jackson of Fairmont

By: Pullen, Newton F.; Editor

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Vancouver, British Columbia Telephone Company (B.C. Tel): 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 662g3757

Condition: Good


28 pages. Features: Nice photo of Iris Steeves with photo of post-war 'shortages' company ad; Two pages of photos of lovely young lady employees; One-page photo of operator and swimming star Miss Mary Baggaley; Photo of the Trail switchboard at work with related article - 18,000 calls a day; Welcoming employees back from the armed forces; Article on the supply difficulty situation (result of war); Photo of Charlie McAndrew who has installed 40,000 phones!; Article on ne... View more info

Image for Telephone Talk, May-June 1944: Magazine of the British Columbia Telephone Company (B.C. Tel.) -  Cover Photo of Vancouver Cable Splicer Fred Buckle

Telephone Talk, May-June 1944: Magazine of the British Columbia Telephone Company (B.C. Tel.) - Cover Photo of Vancouver Cable Splicer Fred Buckle

By: Pullen, Newton F.; Editor

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Vancouver, British Columbia Telephone Company (B.C. Tel): 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 662g3759

Condition: Good


28 pages. Features: Cover photo of Vancouver Cable Splicer Fred Buckle at work; Nice photo of Steveston operators outside their office; Great group photo of dozens of Bayview operators waving their (WWII) Victory Loan subscriptions; Numerous additional company war bond photos; Nice one-page photo of Miss Edra Delamont and her heroic dog "Chang" who barked for five days to alert rescuers to an unconcsious lady; Photo-illustrated article on new Supervising Forema... View more info

Image for Telephone Talk, July - August 1945: Magazine of the British Columbia Telephone Company (B.C. Tel.) -  Cover Photo of Staff Sgt. Robert Creech

Telephone Talk, July - August 1945: Magazine of the British Columbia Telephone Company (B.C. Tel.) - Cover Photo of Staff Sgt. Robert Creech

By: Pullen, Newton F.; Editor; Matthews, Major J.S.

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Vancouver, British Columbia Telephone Company (B.C. Tel): 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 662g3758

Condition: Good


28 pages. Features: Cover photo of Bronze Star winner Sgt. Robert Creech, son of A.L. Creech, Nelson wire chief; Photos of photographer Allan Evers, bathing beauty Stella Wintemute and dancer Donna Simpson; Beach party photos; Photo of dressmaker Cecilia Lillico; Three sister operators Inez, Florence and Lucille Stephan; How girls learn to be operators; photo of billboard explaining wartime shortages of phone equipment; Photo and article on Flt. Lieut. Gordon Heselton a... View more info

Image for Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, January (Jan.) 1971 - The Battle to Keep Vancouver Livable / Bruce Cockburn

Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, January (Jan.) 1971 - The Battle to Keep Vancouver Livable / Bruce Cockburn

By: Purdy, Al; Desbarats, Peter; Salter, Tori; Batten, Jack; Fleck, James; Chazottes, M.L.; Shackleton, Doris F.; Hamilton, Belle

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, Maclean-Hunter: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 838g4406

Condition: Good


64 pages. Features: CBC The National colour-photo ad features Lloyd Robertson and George Finstad; We Can Keeep Vancouver Livable; Shirley Chan of Strathcona beat back bulldozers and scared City Hall; Gastown developer Larry Killam brought swingers into the slum; SPEC's Robin Harger confronts 'the extinction of the human race'; Mike Harcourt and the law squad; Intermedia's Barry Cramer and media technology; Albert Turnbull, Arthur Erickson, Dr. George Gray, William Grah... View more info

Fisherman Life - March 2001 Volume 1 Issue 2

By: Rahn, David: Editor

Price: $39.95

Publisher: British Columbia, Anchor Publishing: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 75403553

Condition: Good


48 pages. Features include: Outlook for the 2001 Salmon Season; North Coast Advisory Board Commercial Caucus Recommendations for the Northern 2001 Salmon Fishery; Summary of the International Pacific Halibut Commission Meeting; Joan Donley's Memories as a Nurse, Fisherman and Tail Sawyer on the Sunshine Coast; Back to School? - Changes to the Fishing Master Certification Regulations may affect you; DFO's Selective Policy - Fishermen to Buy-in and Pay for New Selectivity... View more info

Fisherman Life - May 2001 Volume 1 Issue 4

By: Rahn, David: Editor

Price: $39.95

Publisher: British Columbia, Anchor Publishing: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 75403554

Condition: Good


48 pages. Features include: Gulf Herring Set; Rivers Inlet Sockeye; Fishery Updates; Selective Fishing - a Beginning or an end for the fishing industry; Pigs at Sea - Homicide Researchers Swim with the Fishes; 2001 Halibut Fishery Retains Key Strategies from 2000; Shrimp Trawlers to Study Fishery Management Options; Fish for Thought - An Eco Cookbook - By the Living Ocean Society. Average wear. Usual library markings. View more info

Fisherman Life - June 2001 Volume 1 Issue 5

By: Rahn, David: Editor

Price: $39.95

Publisher: British Columbia, Anchor Publishing: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 75403555

Condition: Good


48 pages. Features include: Joint Canadian-US research finds strong link between climate and sockeye returns; Opening Day; Spawn-on-kelp - a demanding fishery in a demanding marketplace; Royal Society of Canada Probes GM Food Regulation - Advises Immediate Moratorium on GM Fish and Introduction of 'precautionary principle'; WCVI Chinook & Southern Coho; Selective Fishing 2001; Fisheries Management Options - The case for limited entry over ITQs; Sick Salmon - Parasites i... View more info

Fisherman Life - July 2001 Volume 1 Issue 6

By: Rahn, David: Editor

Price: $39.95

Publisher: British Columbia, Anchor Publishing: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 75403556

Condition: Good


48 pages. Features include: Resource Updates; MSC Certification & BC Salmon - some questions and answers prepared by the BC Salmon Marketing Council; Seafood Industry Leaders Meet at first 'Seafood Summit'; Lasqueti Island says good-by to Peter Forbes - He and Partner Tom Millicheap launced Lasqueti Fishing Co.; Preserving Salmon Biodiversity - the number of Pacific Salmon has declined dramatically but the loss of genitic diversity may be a bigger problem; Salmon Manage... View more info

Fisherman Life - August 2001 Volume 1 Issue 7

By: Rahn, David: Editor

Price: $39.95

Publisher: British Columbia, Anchor Publishing: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 75403557

Condition: Good


48 pages. Features include: Demonstration fishery set for San Juan - Seines 'Buy In' to selective fishing strategy and catch sharing pool; BC Seafood Alliance vision maps industry growth - recommends closer ties between industry sector and government; Nanaimo Fisherman's Market - Grand Opening - locals welcome fresh seafood at dockside; Selective Fishing Projects approved for 2001; Development of 'Fraser Box' a collaborative effort - test reveals its better at reviving ... View more info

Fisherman Life - September 2001 Volume 1 Issue 8

By: Rahn, David: Editor

Price: $39.95

Publisher: British Columbia, Anchor Publishing: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 75403558

Condition: Good


48 pages. Features include: A marriage made in B.C. - salmon-wine fete promotes 'a wild family reunion'; DFO Searches area 12 for sea lice; the travelling fisherman; onboard lasqueti sabre - spot prawn fishing in the Gulf; 2001 Seafood buyers & processors guide; salmon farmers dispute fat content claims; Russia halts Sturgeon Fishing. Average wear. Usual library markings. View more info

Fisherman Life - October 2001 Volume 1 Issue 9

By: Rahn, David: Editor

Price: $39.95

Publisher: British Columbia, Anchor Publishing: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 75403559

Condition: Good


48 pages. Features include: Fisheries renewal for B.C. put on hold - Board Members axed; Notes from the North Coast - On-Grounds report on the Tangle Gillnet Selective Fishery; Facelift for BCP45; B.C. Farmed Salmon Production Down - New Brunswick production rises as farmers vie for U.S. markets; Senate report on aquaculture; In and around Steveston - boat activity picks up; responsible fishing awards; Model boat launched - miniature seiner built in Sechelt; 43 charged ... View more info

Fisherman Life - November 2001 Volume 1 Issue 10

By: Rahn, David: Editor

Price: $39.95

Publisher: British Columbia, Anchor Publishing: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 75403560

Condition: Good


48 pages. Features include: Marine Conservatikon Areas Act Circumvents the Fisheries Minister's Authority; New Vessel Launch - a crab boat from Thompson Bros.; BC Live Marine Fish Research Society - new group represents non-salmonid grow-out operators and researchers; Skeena roundup; Leggatt inquiry underway - 'Headline' start in Tofino; Fish Expo and Workboat Northwest; Salmon Marketing Council Head Jumps to Top Seafood Alliance Post; Three Hope Restaurants serve 'poac... View more info