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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; Grafton Tyler Brown - Black Artist of the West; Father Rondeault's Butter Church - St. Ann's Church on the Cowichan native reserve... 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, lodging or transportation they had been promised; The Night of the Meteors; West with the Harvesters - an army of 1,500 adventur... 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 Hedley Camp and the Nickel Plate Mine; Reminiscences of hundred-year-old mining man John 'Jake' Turnbull; and more. Unmarked... 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 Vancouver; Record turnout votes picnic best ever - with many photos including a group photo of hundreds of attendees; Photo-il... 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 new Air-Sea-Land phone service; Fascinating article on page 19 requests female operators - either single or widowed; In Memoria... 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 Foreman G.R. (Dick) Drew; Photo-illustrated article on the retirement of John (Jack) C. Miles; Letter from Bella Groom who is bravi... 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 and his flying dog "Whisky"; Many photos of lady employees; Illustrated article on Robert Garnett Tatlow, Vancouver Pi... 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 Graham, and Dr. Walter Harswick draw guidelines to keep Vancouver livable; Nice two-page colour-photo ad for the Lockheed 1011 Tr... 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 Standards; Upper Adams and Nadina River Updates. Average wear. Usual library markings. 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 invade from the Yukon River; Pacific Salmon Commission Appointments; 2001 Pacific Prawn by Trap Fishery; Salmon Summit 2000 Co... 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 Management 2001; Forgottin Fisheries - Seining in the 1950s - Arnie Wasden't Big Set in Double Bay; Salmon and Steelhead tags. Ave... 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 coho; Institute for dispute resolution final recommendations to DFO - Review aims to improve decision-making in the Pacific S... 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 in Fraser Protest Fishery; Death on the High Seas - Tuna Fisherman Fatally stabbed; Net Pen Inquiry; Tangle Net test; Chile-N... 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 'poached' salmon; Atlantics in the Atlantic; Cruise ships targeted as outsized pollution sources; oil companies considering Alaska... View more info

Image for Northwest Sportsman Magazine - Fishing, Hunting and Boating in B.C., July 1960 - Interesting History of Kamloops Area

Northwest Sportsman Magazine - Fishing, Hunting and Boating in B.C., July 1960 - Interesting History of Kamloops Area

By: Railton, Jim

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Jim Railton: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 565h4198

Condition: Good


34 pages. Features: Cover photo of beach scene on Mamette Lake; Photo of Eugene Korytniak with massive 69 lb spring salmon from the Kitimat River; You, Too, Can Catch a Statistic! - interesting statistics on last years catch; Nice one-page illustrated ad for Gibbs tackle; Photo of massive Tyee salmon caught off Campbell River; Illustrations show how to get results from your Herring Bait; Remember When? - fishing around Kamloops in the early 1900s, with photo of Mrs. Margaret Scott of Echo Lodge and a catch of rainbow trout from Paul Lake, plus a photos of Joe Kendall in his barber shop, Bert ... View more info

Image for Northwest Sportsman Magazine - Fishing, Hunting and Boating in B.C., May 1960 - Revised Fresh Water Fishing Spots and Maps of B.C.

Northwest Sportsman Magazine - Fishing, Hunting and Boating in B.C., May 1960 - Revised Fresh Water Fishing Spots and Maps of B.C.

By: Railton, Jim

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Jim Railton: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 565h4200

Condition: Good


38 pages. Features: Revised Fresh Water Fishing Spots and Maps of B.C.; Nice one-page illustrated ad for Gibbs tackle; One-page Old Vienna features photo of David J. Roche presenting the O'Keefe Conservation Trophy to Albert Rand, President of the Oliver Club; Half-page illustrated ad for the "Cariboo Dayliner" includes train schedule; Nice one-page photo-illustrated ad for the Helin Tackle Company, Ltd. of La Salle, Ontario; Centrefold map of the B.C. Interior show many fishing locations; Ad by the B.C. Department of Recreation and Conservation inside back cover called "Good Fish... View more info

Image for Northwest Sportsman Magazine - Fishing, Hunting and Boating in B.C., August [Aug.] 1958 - 1958-59 Hunting Regulations and Game Management Maps (Quick Reference)

Northwest Sportsman Magazine - Fishing, Hunting and Boating in B.C., August [Aug.] 1958 - 1958-59 Hunting Regulations and Game Management Maps (Quick Reference)

By: Railton, Jim

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Jim Railton: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 565h4216

Condition: Good


46 pages. Features: Mailbag; Photo of Dr.l G.W. Robertson of Bralorne, B.C., Dusty Young of Williams, CA, and Al Elsy, owner of Talchako Lodge on teh Atnarko River - each with a huge fish; Photo of Ken Walmsley and his friend Tony from Kamloops with a 34-lb spring salmon; 1958-59 Hunting Regulations and Game Management Maps (Quick Reference); Binocular Alignment; Ad for Boat, Rod & Gun, located at Seventh (near Kingsway) in Vancouver features photo of Bill Jagoe, "known to thousands of hunters in B.C. as a man who knows what he is talking about when it comes to guns."; Photo of C. Cop... View more info