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Kamloops Wawa special edition

File consists of 2 fragments from different copies of the same of booklet on the activities of the church in the Kamloops region. Includes information on Masses held in and daily log of other church business. Other chapters include "Mission at Shushwap" dated May 1901. Includes copies of photos of "Celebration at Chilliwack", "Celebration at Kamloops" depicting procession of the B. Sacrament through Indian Village, Kamloops, June 22, 1901. Articles written in in Chinook shorthand accompany images of people acting out a "Passion Tableaux" of Biblical stories. Chapter "One Hour Before the B. Sacrament" contians prayers in Chinook shorthand with Latin subtitles. Chapter "Marytrs in China" includes etched portraits of the martyrs and other religious figures. Chapter "Besieged in Pekin by the Boxers" includes words and images about "Church of Our Lady of Victories at Tien Tsin - Beseiged in Pe-Hing during two months By Mgr. Favier. Final pages are classified adds for "Wawa Shorthand Instructor", J.R. Jull & Co. Purveryors of Meats, The Quilchena Hotel, Canadian Pacific, The Kamloops Sawmill, Big Spot Cash Store and The Inland Sentinel (publisher/printer) Note: This special number of the WAWA was printed at the Inland Sentinel Office.

B.C. mountaineer newsletter

Item consists of 1 folder (containing 3 files) of 127 9x6.25 in. issues of the B.C. Mountaineer newsletter, "official organ of the British Columbia Mountaineering Club" (1955-1964). 1 folder of 13 9x6.25 in. climbing programs and membership lists (1952-1964), and 1 folder other textual materials relating to various club activities and a copy of The Mountaineer - Fiftieth Anniversary edition (1907-1957) published by Chapman & Warwick LTD., Vancouver, B.C. and as well as typewritten copies of Club meeting minutes and by-laws (1960-1964).

The Catechism

File consists of fragment of mimeographed booklet containing two main articles of religious text "The Catechism" and "The History of the Apostles" in Chinook dialects. Includes back pages with advertising for British Columbia Express Company, Lillooet and E. G. Prior & Co. Iron, Steel & General Hardware.