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    • 1925 Nanaimo City Council 

      Wilson, Louise (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1999-01-14)
      Audio recording of Louise Wilson's January 1999 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about the 1925 Nanaimo City Council, when Victor B. Harrison was the mayor and E.G. Cavalsky, W.J. Ferguson, Charles Ironside, ...
    • Action Nanaimo: Physical education in schools 

      Pettit, Brian J. (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2007-03-08)
      Audio recording of Brian Pettit's March 2007 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about the Action Nanaimo physical education program which began in the early 1970s.
    • Adam Grant Horne 

      Simpson, Terry (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1999-03-11)
      Audio recording of Terry Simpson's March 1999 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about his ancestor, Adam Grant Horne.
    • Alexandro Malaspina: The man and explorer 

      Black, John A. (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2005-10-13)
      Audio recording of Dr. John Black's October 2005 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about the 18th century navigator, explorer, and philosopher, Alexandro Malaspina. Black, chair of the Malaspina University-College ...
    • An archivist's life 

      Parkinson, Jane (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1994-02-10)
      Audio recording of Jane Parkinson's February 1994 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about her career as an archivist.
    • An archivist's plans 

      Foster, Diane (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1995)
      Audio recording of Diane Foster's 1995 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about plans she has for future projects at the Nanaimo Community Archives.
    • At the going down of the sun 

      Barron, H.J. Pat; Barron, Barbara (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2001-11-08)
      Audio recording of Pat Barron's November 2001 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about his memoir, "At The Going Down of the Sun" which was published in 2000.
    • Black diamond city 

      Peterson, Jan (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2002-10-10)
      Audio recording and transcript of Jan Peterson's October 2002 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about her upcoming book "Black Diamond City." Peterson, an author and historian, introduces her soon to be published ...
    • Black history in British Columbia 

      Gantt, Shalema (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2007-02-08)
      Audio recording of Nanaimo African Heritage Society founder and president Shalema Gantt's February 2007 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about Black history in British Columbia.
    • Building roads and trails in British Columbia 

      Harvey, Robert G. (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1995-09-14)
      Audio recording of author Robert G. Harvey's presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about building roads and trails in British Columbia.
    • Chinese Heritage Week proclamation 

      Reid, Bill; Veitch, Elwood; Strachan, Bruce; Mar, Jacque (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1988-05-13)
      Audio recording of the speeches made at the celebration of the bicentenary of the Chinese at Nootka celebration where Chinese Heritage Week was proclaimed. Speaking at the ceremony were Bill Reid, Minister of Tourism, ...
    • Coal mine underground maps 

      Lindsay, Shari (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2005-04-14)
      Audio recording of Shari Lindsay's April 2005 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about the atlas she's created featuring the underground workings of coal mines in the Nanaimo area, from Cassidy to Lantzville. ...
    • Comox logging 

      Mackie, Richard S. (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1999)
      Audio recording of Richard Mackie's 1999 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about the logging industry in Comox, BC.
    • Cougar Annie's garden 

      Horsfield, Margaret (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2001-05-10)
      Audio recording of Margaret Horsfield's May 2001 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about Ada Annie Lawson, better known as Cougar Annie, and her famous garden.
    • Cowichan Lake 

      Bowen, Lynne (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1996-11-14)
      Audio recording of Lynne Bowen's November 1996 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about her 1995 book, "Those Lake People: Stories of Cowichan Lake." Bowen reads several excerpts from her book to illustrate ...
    • Departure Bay 

      Davidson, Carole (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2007-04-12)
      Audio recording of Carole Davidson's April 2007 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about the history of Departure Bay.
    • The doctor's diaries: Thomas Giordani Wright 

      Bell, Ed; Royle, Anne (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1991-04-11)
      Audio recording of Ed Bell and Anne Royle's April 1991 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about the 19th century diaries of Thomas Giordani Wright. The diaries, which were found in Nanaimo, cover the years 1826 ...
    • Dr. Jacque Mar 

      Mar, Pamela; Mar, Jacque (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2010)
      In advance of his 98th birthday in 2010, Dr. Jacque Mar collaborated with his wife, Pamela Mar, to record some memories and stories about his life.
    • Early exploration of Nanaimo and the Vancouver Island area 

      Paterson, Daphne; Leynard, Arthur P. (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1994-09-08)
      Audio recording and transcript of Daphne Paterson and Arthur Leynard's September 1994 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about archeology, place naming, and surveys in the Nanaimo region. Paterson, a former ...
    • Enigma of aboriginal mixed race families in 19th Century Nanaimo 

      Barman, Jean (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2000-02-10)
      Audio recording of Jean Barman's February 2000 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about mixed race marriage and families in 19th Century Nanaimo.