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Genealogy & Related Books and Ephemera for Sale

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Inventory #
Details
Price
C-2
James Bay Athletic Association
The First 100 Years

Madley, Lewis G.

1986; James Bay Athletic Association; hard cover with dj; 215 pp plus a list of members. The history of the James Bay Athletic Association in Vancouver. Illustrated with b&w photographs. Inscribed and signed by the author on the ffep. The dj shows some wear - chipping and a couple of small tears - the contents appear clean.
$14.00
C-1
Caledonia
100 Years Ahead

McCullum, Hugh and Karmel Taylor McCullum

1979; The Anglican Book Centre; soft cover; 154 pp. The history of the Caledonia Diocese in the Peace River Valley area of British Columbia. Illustrated with b&w photographs and maps. The card covers show wear - the contents appear clean.
$16.00
A-14
Spillsbury's Coast
Pioneer Years in the Wet West

White, Howard and Jim Spilsbury

1988; Harbour Publishing; hard cover with dj; 154 pp including index. End papers are maps of the area. Inscription on the title page reads: To Flora McDonald with best wishes from a long time admirer. Jim Spilsbury May 3rd 1988". Illustrated with b&w photgraphs. The book is in good condition.
$14.00
A-12
Church in the Kootenays
The Story of the United Church of Canada in Kootenay Presbytery

Turnbull, Elsie G.

1965; Trail Times Limited; stapled booklet; 63 pp., including index. The book covers the following periods of church history: Mission Period, 1887-1900; Growth and Change, 1900-1925; The United Church of Canada, 1925-1965. Illustrated with many b&w photos. Good condition, minor bumps and creases to card covers.
$12.00
A-10
Every Good Gift
A History of St. James', Vancouver, 1881-1981

Reeve, Phyllis

1980; S. James' Anglican Church, Vancouver; softcover; 150 pp., including index. Illustrated with b&w photos and illustrations by Frits Jacobsen. Good condition, minor bumps and creases to card covers.
$12.00
#L 14-25
Shays on the Switchbacks
A History of the Narrow Gauge Lenora, Mt. Sicker Railway

White, Elwood and David Wilkie

1973 - revised edition, 4th printing; The British Columbia Railway Historical Association; stapled booklet; 40 pp. Illustrated with b&w photos. Good condition, minor bumps to covers.
$16.00
#L 14-21
Sixty Bloomin' Years
A History of Creston, British Columbia

White, Helena E.

1984; stapled booklet; 34 pp. Published for the 60th anniversary of the incorporation of the Municipality of Creston. Illustrated with b&w photos.Good condition, minor bumps to covers.
$9.00
#L45
Four Walls in the West
The story of the British Columbia Penitentiary

Scott, Jack David

1984, Retired Federal Prison Officers' Association of British Columbia; soft cover with orange card covers; 158 pp including index. A history of the penitentiary from the beginning of construction in 1874 until its closure in 1980. Illustrated with b&w photos. Published as a project of the Retired Prison Officers' Association of British Columbia. Overall condition is good - some minor bumping to corners; contents are clean.
$12.00
#lsb
The Vancouver Rowing Club

Carver, John Arthur

1980; Aubrey F. Roberts Ltd, Vancouver; hardcover; 186 pp. including index. A history of the Vancouver Rowing Club, 1888-1980. Well illustrated with b&w photographs. This is stamped Limited Edition and numbered as copy #712. The book is also inscribed, dated and and signed by the author. The dust jacket is torn and creased but the book itself is in excellent condition.
$28.00


General Canadiana, Military and the North
British Columbia
Prairie Provinces
Ontario
Quebec
Maritime Provinces
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USA
UK and Ireland
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