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    • The Fairbridge Farm scheme 

      Dunae, Patrick A. (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1992-03-12)
      Audio recording of Dr. Patrick Dunae's March 1992 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about the Prince of Wales Fairbridge Farm School in Cowichan Station, near Duncan, where between 1935 and 1951, almost 450 ...
    • Family portraits 

      Grant Powell, Carol (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1998-05-14)
      Audio recording and transcript of Carol Grant Powell's May 1998 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about her experience using family portrait photographs in her research about mid-nineteenth century childhood ...
    • The five cent chocolate bar war 

      Williams, Parker (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2004-03-11)
      Audio recording of Parker Williams' March 2004 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about the five cent chocolate bar war, which was a protest started by children in Ladysmith, B.C. in 1947 after the cost of ...
    • Food memories 

      Royle, Anne; Williams, Florence (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2001-01-11)
      Audio recording of Anne Royle and Florence Williams' January 2001 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about food.
    • Fort Rupert 

      Barraclough, Ed (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1994)
      Audio recording and transcript of two brief presentations given by Ed Barraclough to the Nanaimo Historical Society in 1994 about Fort Rupert. In the first presentation, given in October 1994, Barraclough gives a history ...
    • Forty years of medicine in Nanaimo: Memories 

      McKerricher, Don (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1992-04-09)
      Audio recording of Dr. Don McKerricher's April 1992 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about his life and experience as an eye specialist in Nanaimo.
    • Founding of Malaspina College 

      MacMillan, Roy (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1994-10-13)
      Audio recording of Dr. Roy MacMillan's October 1994 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about the founding of Malaspina College in Nanaimo, B.C. With Malaspina soon to celebrate its 25th anniversary, MacMillan, ...
    • Freeman of the City of Nanaimo 

      Rowledge, Bob (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2008-04-10)
      Audio recording of Bob Rowledge's April 2008 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about his life. Rowledge received the City of Nanaimo's Freedom of the City award in 1988, which honours a lifetime of contributions ...
    • Full moon, flood tide: Echo Bay 

      Proctor, Bill; Maximchuk, Yvonne (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2003-10-14)
      Audio recording of Bill Proctor and Yvonne Maximchuk's October 2003 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about Echo Bay, BC.
    • Growing up in Nanaimo 

      Dunn, Albert (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2002-01-10)
      Audio recording of Albert Dunn's January 2002 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about growing up in Nanaimo.
    • Heritage sites in British Columbia 

      Adams, John (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1997-09-11)
      Audio recording of John Adams' September 1997 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about heritage sites in British Columbia.
    • Historical trails of Vancouver Island 

      Rogers, Fred (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1996-02-08)
      Audio recording of Fred Rogers' January 1996 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about historical trails of Vancouver Island.
    • History at Malaspina University-College 

      Dunae, Patrick A. (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1997-11-13)
      Audio recording of Dr. Patrick Dunae's November 1997 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about the history department at Malaspina University-College. Dunae gives an overview of the department including: the ...
    • History of book publishing in B.C. 

      Bailey, Rhonda (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1995)
      Audio recording of Rhonda Bailey's 1995 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about the history of book publishing in British Columbia.
    • History of Ladysmith 

      Knight, Ray (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1977-10)
      Audio recording of Ray Knight's October 1977 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about the history of Ladysmith, BC.
    • History of Newcastle Island 

      Merilees, Bill (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1997-10-09)
      Audio recording and transcript of Bill Merilees' October 1997 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about the history of Newcastle Island. Merilees explains how the island was depicted on early maps of the area, ...
    • History of Port Alberni 

      Peterson, Jan (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2001-02-08)
      Audio recording and transcript of Jan Peterson's February 2001 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about the history of Port Alberni. Peterson, an author of multiple books about the Alberni Valley, focuses her ...
    • The history of the Altrusa Club 

      Tanner, Lila (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1999-02-11)
      Audio recording of Lila Tanner's February 1999 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about the history of the Altrusa Club.
    • History of the Nanaimo Curling Club 

      MacRae, Don (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1999-04-08)
      Audio recording of Don MacRae's presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about this history of the Nanaimo Curling Club, which was founded in 1946.
    • History of the Nanaimo Fish and Game Club 

      Barsby, Ted (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2006-04-13)
      Audio recording of Ted Barsby's April 2006 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about the history of the Nanaimo Fish and Game Club.