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James Hector fonds

  • CA ACU GBA F2019
  • Fonds
  • Microfilmed 1970 (originally created 1857-1860)

The fonds consists of correspondence, geological notes, and other records created while a member of the Palliser Expedition.

Hector, James

William Dudley Ryder fonds

  • CA ACU GBA F1611
  • Fonds
  • Microfilmed 1965 (originally created 1860-1861)

The fonds consists of a diary of the hunting trip.

Ryder, William Dudley

Franz Hoelzlhuber fonds

  • CA ACU GBA F2498
  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1864-1867]

The fonds consists of two suites of short musical compositions intended to accompany travelling exhibitions of the composer's paintings. The suites were inspired by the composer's travels and were entitled "Reise nach Amerika" and "Reise in Amerika und England". The material is accompanied by programs for the shows, and extracts of journalistic reviews. Also includes commentaries of art dealers.

Hoelzlhuber, Franz

Samuel Wark fonds

  • CA ACU GBA F3086
  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1865-1870]

The fonds consists of photos of Wark, James Montgomery and the Wark family.

Wark, Samuel

James D. Dundas fonds

  • CA ACU GBA F0696
  • Fonds
  • Microfilmed 1962 (originally created 1870)

The fonds consists of twelve letters written to his family in Scotland from Montreal, Lake Superior, and camps enroute to Fort Garry; and a diary / notebook kept during the expedition.

Dundas, James D.

Frederick Dally fonds

  • CA ACU GBA F0635
  • Fonds
  • 1862-1870

The fonds consists of photographs of Cariboo road and mining areas, British Columbia native peoples and Victoria area.

Dally, Frederick

Jean L'Heureux fonds

  • CA ACU GBA F2541
  • Fonds
  • Photocopied 1960 (originally created 1871)

The fonds consists of a photocopy of Jean L’Heureux’s manuscript “Description of a Portion of the Nor’West and the Indians”, containing descriptions of geographical features of the Blackfoot territory, as well as comments on Blackfoot customs, the whiskey trade, and predictions for settlement.

L'Heureux, Jean

William James O'Brien Bourchier fonds

  • CA ACU GBA F2495
  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1871-1872]

The fonds consists of photographs by Charles Horetzky of Canadian Pacific Railway location surveys in western Canada.

Bourchier, William James O'Brien

Riveredge Foundation Ships' Logs collection

  • CA ACU GBA C0165
  • Collection
  • 1790-1872

The collection consists of ships' logs, a shipboard newspaper, and a seaman's diary from merchant and naval sailing vessels. Includes the diary of John Bartlett (1790-1795), a member of the crew of the Massachusetts, an American merchant ship sailing from Boston to Vancouver Island and the Queen Charlotte Islands and back to Canton via the Sandwich Islands. Bartlett then joined the American whaling ship Elenoro, bound back to the USA via Madagascar. Includes the log (1805-1806) of the Royal George, a British merchant ship sailing from England via India to China and back. Includes a manuscript newspaper published aboard the British naval vessel Alceste in 1816. Also includes logs kept aboard British naval vessels as training exercises by junior officers George Buck Keene (1844-1848), G. T. L. Bolton (1860-1865), and Collingwood Fenwick (1870-1872). These logs feature watercolour views of ports visited, profiles of coastlines, and manuscript maps.

Riveredge Foundation

Joseph J. Carscadden fonds

  • CA ACU GBA F0484
  • Fonds
  • 1874

The fonds consists of diary of NWMP trek west.

Carscadden, Joseph J.

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