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Image for Guide Book. Sixth Annual Field Conference Bow Valley September, 1956.

Guide Book. Sixth Annual Field Conference Bow Valley September, 1956.

By: N/A

Price: $195.00

Publisher: Canada, Alberta Society of Petroleum Geologists: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 624H4032

ISBN: B0037V7UMK

Condition: Good


B0037V7UMK viii, [1], 162 pages. Attractively colour-illustrated maroon boards. Two maps in pocket inside back board. Printed upon glossy stock. Black and white photos, illustrations, graphs and tables. "Seven of the papers are devoted to discussion of stratigraphy and stratigraphic problems, three are discourses on structural problems, two are concerned with economic geology, and one with the development of hydroelectric power in the Bow River drainage basin. Begins with a brief sketch of the human history of the area being studied." - Preface. Intended to serve as a useful and... View more info

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Leica Fotografie Magazine English Edition 8/1984

By: N/A

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Germany, E. Leitz, Ltd.: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 551H1547

ISBN: B00HOWAQF6

Condition: Good


B00HOWAQF6 48 pages. Text in English. Features: Leon Kellenberger - Give the amateur a chance; Tools in prismatic light; Leica M6 practice; On the beach at Durban; Rainer E. Kunert - through the eyes of a graphic artist; Tips, tricks, effects; The swingbox system; Kodak Ektachrome 22 paper; ISO replaces ASA; Pictures from the Po Valley; Reinhard Lamm - an amateur photographer and organizer; and more. Unmarked with moderate wear. A sound copy. View more info

Image for THE MAGAZINE ANTIQUES July 1948 (Collectibles, Volume LIV No. 1)

THE MAGAZINE ANTIQUES July 1948 (Collectibles, Volume LIV No. 1)

By: N/A

Price: $59.95

Publisher: New York, 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 336H0928

ISBN: B002ZDGYGY

Condition: Fair


B002ZDGYGY 64 pages. Features: George Washington - Printed Linen Panel - Collection of Doctor George D. Lyman; Homespun Quilt with Hand-Printed Decoration - collection of Mrs. Florence Peto; Another Old new England Farmhouse Restored; The First New Hampshire Clockmakers; A Mississippi Valley Panorama; Living with Antiques - Cove Hill in Rockport, MA; Furniture of Monmouth County; The Benjamin Franklin - In Print and Glass; and more. Printed upon glossy stock. Above-average wear and soiling with some moisture exposure. Not pretty but a worthy reference copy. View more info

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Bowness - Our Village in the Valley

By: N/A

Price: $249.95

Publisher: Canada, Bowness Historical Society: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 627H0863

ISBN: 1553830946

Condition: Fine


1553830946 586 pages. Profusely illustrated with reproductions of archival black and white photos. Black leatherette boards with gilt lettering and illustration. Illustrated endpapers. "This book is intended both to accurately document the past and to be a forum for Bowness families' stories. We hope it will challenge your assumptions, confirm what you already know and brying you new insights into our past." - from page vi. Bowness is a Bow River community in northwest Calgary. Clean, bright and unmarked with negligible wear. Appears unread. A superb copy. View more info

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A Sto:lo-Coast Salish Historical Atlas

By: N/A

Price: $399.95

Publisher: Canada, Douglas & McIntyre: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 828H0305

ISBN: 1550548123

Condition: Very Good


1550548123 208 pages. "Presents a comprehensive overview of Sto:lo-Coast Salish history. Full colour original maps, artwork and photographs grace the pages of this monumental volume, placing a vast wealth of easily accessible information at the fingertips of general readers and academics alike... (contains) innovative analyses that will expand the horizons of anyone interested in Native and West Coast history." - from dust jacket. Please note that this copy includes a replica dust jacket rather than an original. Unmarked with light wear. Several small bits of white discolouration ... View more info

Image for As the Wheels Turn. a History of Rosalind, Kelsey and Districts (Alberta, Canada).

As the Wheels Turn. a History of Rosalind, Kelsey and Districts (Alberta, Canada).

By: N/A

Price: $295.00

Publisher: Rosalind, Alberta, Rosalind And District History Book Committee: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 137H4380

ISBN: B002CZWQHG

Condition: Fair


B002CZWQHG viii, 591 pages. Profusely illustrated with black and white reproductions of archival photos. Maps. Index of family names. Listing of names at rest in the Melville Cemetery. "We hope this book will be both interesting and valuable to those who carry on in this community. We hope that through the glimpse into the past which this book provides, we may be made appreciative of the rich legacyy left to us by those who toiled long and hard and suffered much. We are also proud to have been able to include a tribute to those who served in the armed services." - Preface. Boun... View more info

Lower Fraser Valley - Evolution of a Cultural Landscape B.C. Geographical Series, Number 9

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Tantalus Research Limited: 1973

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 64500784

ISBN: 0919478115

Condition: Good


0919478115 207 pages including index. A collection of essays intended to offer visitors a general introduction to the region, and provide residents with new insights into their surroundings. Chapters include: Prehistory of the Lower Mainland; The Process of Settlement in the Lower Fraser Valley - in its Provincial Context; The Changing Role of Railways in the Lower Fraser Valley, 1885-1965; The Evolution of Roads in the Lower Fraser Valley; The Climatic Factor; Agricultural Developments; The Dutch and Dairying; Urbanization; and Rationalizing the Use of the Resources of the Lower Fraser Vall... View more info

Reflections: Thompson Valley Histories

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: British Columbia, Plateau Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 75202684

ISBN: 0969884206

Condition: Very Good


0969884206 198 pages including index. A collection of new writing which explores the neglected post-settlement history shared by the communities of the Thompson Valley in British Columbia. Abundant black and white illustrations. High quality glossy paper. Unmarked. Light wear. Very nice copy. View more info

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The History of Armstrong, British Columbia - The First Hundred Years

By: N/A

Price: $99.95

Publisher: British Coliumbia, Publisher Not Stated: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 647A8659

ISBN: B00IGMJB5O

Condition: Good


B00IGMJB5O 230 pages. Circa late 1960s. Some black and white illustrations. Average wear. Unmarked. One-inch opening at top of backstrip. Binding intact. Sound copy. View more info

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Vanderhoof. The Town That Wouldn't Wait

By: N/A

Price: $69.95

Publisher: British Columbia, Nechako Valley Historical Society: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 752A4793

ISBN: 0889250324

Condition: Fair


0889250324 211 pages including index and a wealth of black and white illustrations. The history of Vanderhoof, British Columbia. Usual library markings. Front free endpaper removed. Binding intact. Above-average wear. A sound reference copy. View more info

Image for A Rich and Fruitful Land: The History of the Valleys of the Okanagan, Similkameen and Shuswap

A Rich and Fruitful Land: The History of the Valleys of the Okanagan, Similkameen and Shuswap

By: N/A

Price: $249.95

Publisher: Canada, Harbour: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 318C7715

ISBN: 1550171976

Condition: Very Good


1550171976 239 pages. Index. Footnotes. Bibliography. "Documents the Okanagan's transformation from a rough-and-tumble region on Canada's western frontier, into a major agricultural district and one of the fastest-growing areas in the province. The heart of this book is a selection of articles, essays, letters, diaries, memoirs and observations that first appeared in Okanagan History... Interesting, accurate and accessible, with lots of archival photographs, this work is a must-read for Okanagan locals, first-time visitors and BC history buffs alike." - from dust jacket. Few libr... View more info

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Lardeau-Duncan Memories - Association Copy

By: N/A

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, Self-Published: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 321A7669

ISBN: 0968354009

Condition: Fine


0968354009 182 pages. Index. Maps. Black and white illustrations. Inside front cover is the interesting handwritten pertinent biographical information of Margaret Barwis (nee Matthews), who states she was "the first public health nurse to work in the Landeau Valley - from Kaslo to Nelson." In this book I have endeavoured to relate the memories and adventures of living and growing up in the Lardeau-Duncan Valleys from the day I was born (in 1914) until the present time." - from Introduction. Clean, bright and unmarked with lightest wear. Very nice copy. View more info

Image for From Tears to Triumph - The Pioneers' Journeys: Hays/Gundy, Independent Valley, Peavine, Tomslake, Tupper

From Tears to Triumph - The Pioneers' Journeys: Hays/Gundy, Independent Valley, Peavine, Tomslake, Tupper

By: N/A

Price: $349.95

Publisher: Tomslake, BC, Borderline History Committee: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 648G2568

ISBN: 1550569619

Condition: Fine


1550569619 435 pages. Index. Profusely illustrated with reproductions of family and archival black and white photos. Map endpapers. Decorated red boards. Contents include: Families; Schools; Groups and Organizations; Churches and Cemeteries; Sports; Entertainment; Services; Miscellaneous and Pictures. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. A lovely copy of this excellent local history.. View more info

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This Was the Kootenay

By: N/A

Price: $299.95

Publisher: British Columbia, Self-Published: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 664G2939

ISBN: B002D03R0U

Condition: Fair


B002D03R0U 270 pages. References. Numerous reproductions of archival black and white photos. Title of the thirty-one chapters include: The David Thompson Party; Fort Kootenay; Gold on Wild Horse; Old Times on Perry Creek; Two Isadores of East Kootenay; International Railway Rivalry; Steamboat Days on Upper Columbia. The North Star Mine; Sullivan Mine Early History; Pierre - Kootenay Indian; Building of the Crowsnest Railway; Early Cranbrook; THe Frank Slide; Fernie; The coming of the Automobile; The Blue Bell Mine; Early Days in Kaslo; Beginnings of Nelson; Rossland Camp; The Salmon-Beaver... View more info

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Alberta Bound

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Alberta, Canada, Alexa Church, Calgary, AB: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 648G3084

ISBN: 092010911X

Condition: Fine


092010911X 168 pages. List of burial sites. Printed upon glossy stock with reproductions of archival black and white photos. "The story of the Church and Black families who settled in the Balzac area of Alberta when there was neither a Balzac nor an Alberta. They took a great gamble in coming but they made it and that's the story in this book." - from dust jacket. Pocket inside back cover contains folded sheet with colour maps of the WJ Church Nose Creek Homestead, Balzac Church Lands and Yankee Valley Kinniburgh /Black Lands. This book is as new with the exception of gift greeti... View more info

Raincoast Chronicles 11: Forgotten Villages of the BC Coast

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Madeira Park, BC, Canada, Harbour: 1987

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 71306901

ISBN: 0920080405

Condition: Good


0920080405 76 pages with fascinating archival black and white photographic reproductions. Covers Horseshoe Valley, Lund, Lost Villages of Vancouver Island, Minstrel Island, 84 years in Bella Coola, Whaling stations of the Queen Charlottes, and more. Average wear and a few spots of soiling to front cover which features impressive photo of five men standing in a massive native canoe. View more info

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Almonte [Ontario] Faces and Places 1880-1980

By: N/A

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Almonte, ON, Corporation of the Town of Almonte: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 125H4645

ISBN: B00I0BVX3O

Condition: Good


B00I0BVX3O 94 pages. A Centennial review of the history of this fine Ottawa Valley community. Black and white reproductions of archival photos and documents. Includes ads for local businesses. View more info

Image for Legend of Langley - An Account of the Early History of Fort Langley (B.C. / British Columbia) and an Intimate Story of the lives of some, But Not all, of the Early Pioneers of the District of Langley

Legend of Langley - An Account of the Early History of Fort Langley (B.C. / British Columbia) and an Intimate Story of the lives of some, But Not all, of the Early Pioneers of the District of Langley

By: N/A

Price: $295.00

Publisher: Langley, British Columbia, Canada, Langley Centennial Committee: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 137H4709

ISBN: B01LYIRTGI

Condition: Fair


B01LYIRTGI vi, [2], 183 pp. Printed upon glossy stock with black and white reproductions of archival photos and illustrations. List of source material consulted. Attractive gilt decoration and lettering upon textured blue card covers. An intimate story of the lives of some of the early pioneers of the district of Langley, B.C. Chapters include: Hunting of Furs; Gold on the Fraser (River); Early Settlers; Among the Pioneers; Memories Among the Pioneers; Schools of Langley. Former genealogical library copy with its markings now removed. Binding tight. A worthy vintage copy of this excelle... View more info

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2000 Golden Memories

By: 2000 Golden Memories Book Committee; Palumbo, Colleen

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Golden, British Columbia, Golden and District Historical Society: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 648G4524

ISBN: 1550567152

Condition: Fine


1550567152 420 pages. Documents the history and families of Golden and the Columbia Valley district of British Columbia. Chapters include: Native Peoples; Business; Transportation; Logging; Trapping Guiding and Hunting; Mining; Agriculture; Churches; Schools; Hospitals and Health Care; Clubs and Organizations; Sports Social Activities; Law Enforcement and the Military; Families; Swiss Guides and their Families; Neighbours to the East, West and South. Many reproductions of archival black and white photos. Clean, bright and unmarked with negligible wear. An excellent copy. View more info

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Alberni Prehistory : Archaeological and Ethnographic Investigations On Western Vancouver Island

By: Alan D. McMillan; Denis E. St. Claire

Price: $139.95

Publisher: British Columbia, Theytus Books: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 73204496

ISBN: 091944105X

Condition: Very Good


091944105X 219 pages. Black and white illustrations. "The first book to detail the prehistory and culture history of the Central Westcoast (Nootkan) people, the Tseshaht and Opetchesaht, whose traditional homeland includes the Alberni Valley and the Westcoast region of Vancouver Island.... Represents the long-awaited completion of a community archaeology project initiated in 1973. Includes a full report on the analysis of the data excavated from one prehistoric native village site, a survey of all other recorded archaeological sites in the study area, plus detailed ethnographic and hist... View more info