Queen Charlotte Islands 1774-1966.

By: DALZELL, Kathleen, E.

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DALZELL, Kathleen, E. Queen Charlotte Islands 1774-1966. (Terrace, BC: C. M. Adam, 1968). First Printing. Pp. (6),7-340 + [32] pp of plates. 8vo, tan cloth with black lettering to spine. Hale and Barman British Columbia LocalHistories: A Bibliography 233. This is a comprehensive history of the Quee n Charlotte Islands expanded with information gained from hundreds of hoursof interviews. Augmented by a wonderful array of photographs. Contents: Br ief Encounter; A Pattern For Names; King George's Men and the Bostonians; The End of a Chief; Slowly Grows a Map; Haida Vikings; Canoes by Craftsmen; Legends in Wood; To Each Lodge a Title; Raven must the Eagle Wed; In the Beginning; The "Company" Offers a Challenge; British Columbia's First Gold Rush; Chief Edenshaw and the Susan Sturgis; Downie, Torrens, Wadddington and Poole; Trading Post Days; The Crusaders; Amos Russ Shows the Way; Cowgitz and the "Oil Works"; From Stakers to -- Railways?; Jedway and Ikeda; Tasu and Lockeport; Let the Buyer Beware; Tenderfoot; To Make a Townsite; The North Beach; Mayer Lake's First Settlers; A Pioneer Tatkes a Wife; Delkatla; Incomers; The Story of Sewall; The Woden; Nadu and Kumdis Slough Neigbors; From Crown Grant to Townsite; Aftermath; The Drillers; Buckley Bay; Mexican Tom; Sandspit; Alliford Bay; Skidegate Landing; Queen Charlotte City; East Coast Settlers; Tlell; Transportation; Depression Years; A Capsule of Today.With the following appendices: i. Haida Migrations (six parts); ii. Copper s; iii. Davis Rafts. Very good. No dj. 25.00

Title: Queen Charlotte Islands 1774-1966.

Author Name: DALZELL, Kathleen, E.

Categories: 888,

Publisher: C. M. Adam, Terrace, BC, 1968,:

Seller ID: 98025

Keywords: NAUTICAL ISLANDS BRITISH COLUMBIA CANADA CANADIAN DESCRIPTION LOCAL HISTORY BC,