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    • James Orr Renney 

      Arthur J., Renney (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1993-10-14)
      Audio recording of Arthur Renney's October 1993 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about his father, James Orr Renney.
    • Jericho Beach and the West Coast flying boat stations 

      Weicht, Chris (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1998-09-10)
      Audio recording of Chris Weicht's September 1998 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society based on his book "Jericho Beach and the West Coast Flying Boat Stations" which was published in 1997.
    • John Lord and the Boundary Commission 

      Bateman, Shirley (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2002-03-14)
      Audio recording of Shirley Bateman's March 2002 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about John Lord and the Boundary Commission.
    • John Muir 

      Ashby, Daryl (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2006-05-17)
      Audio recording of Daryl Ashby's May 2006 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about John Muir.
    • The Judge's wife 

      Wilson, Louise (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2004-02-12)
      Audio recording of Louise Wilson's February 2004 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about Eunice Harrison, who was Judge Eli Harrison's wife.
    • Kanaka: The untold story of Hawaiian pioneers in British Columbia and the Pacific Northwest 

      Koppel, Tom (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1997-02-13)
      Audio recording of Tom Koppel's February 1997 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about the people from Hawaii who came to the Pacific Northwest during the 19th century, mainly to serve the Hudson's Bay Company ...
    • Klondike paradise: Culture in the wilderness 

      Porter, Cyril Robert (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2000-05-11)
      Audio recording of Cy Porter's May 2000 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about his book, "Klondike Paradise: Culture in the Wilderness" which was published by Hancock House in 1997.
    • The Leighton letters 

      Royle, Anne (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1994-04-14)
      Audio recording of Anne Royle's April 1994 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about the World War I letters of Alice and Arthur Leighton.
    • Letters from the war 

      Davies, Stephen (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2002-02-14)
      Audio recording and transcript of Dr. Stephen Davies' February 2002 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about the Canadian Letters and Images Project. Davies, a history professor and director of the project at ...
    • Life in the Gulf Islands in the 1930s 

      Porter, Cyril Robert (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2005-11-10)
      Audio recording and transcript of Cy Porter's November 2005 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society based on his 2004 book, "Between the Isles: Life in the Canadian Gulf Islands." Porter shares several anecdotes ...
    • Life in the navy 

      Petley-Jones, Evan (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1993-11-10)
      Audio recording of Commander Evan Petley-Jones' November 1993 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about his life in the Royal Canadian Navy.
    • Life in Tofino in the 1920s 

      Guppy, Tony (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2001-09-13)
      Audio recording of Tony Guppy's September 2001 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about his childhood in Tofino, BC, in the 1920s.
    • Life on Jedediah Island 

      Palmer, Mary (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1998-10-08)
      Audio recording of Mary Palmer's October 1998 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about Jedediah Island, a northern Gulf Island which she and her husband purchased in 1949 and which eventually became a marine ...
    • Looking for treasures in Nanaimo's attics and basements 

      Bowen, Lynne (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2000-09-14)
      Audio recording and transcript of Lynne Bowen's presentation in 2000 to the Nanaimo Historical Society in which she talks about the value of historical documents, letters, and other papers that have a tendency to be ...
    • Mah Bing Kee 

      Mah, Dick (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2000-11-01)
      Audio recording of Dick Mah's November 2000 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about Mah Bing Kee.
    • Making of a coal town: Nanaimo, 1852-1858 

      Mackie, Richard S. (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2005-05-19)
      Audio recording of Dr. Richard Mackie's May 2005 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about the early history of Nanaimo. Mackie's talk focuses on the period of 1852 to 1858, during which the Hudson's Bay Company ...
    • The making of an archivist 

      Turner, Jane (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1991-10-10)
      Audio presentation of Jane Turner's October 1991 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about her experience becoming an archivist.
    • Malaspina University-College: Past, present, and future 

      Ross, Patrick (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2007-10-11)
      Audio recording of Dr. Patrick Ross' October 2007 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about Malaspina University-College. Ross, Malaspina University-College's Vice-President, Student Services, outlines a history ...
    • Marine parks of B.C. 

      Fairhurst, Alvin (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1995-02-09)
      Audio recording of Alvin Fairhurst's February 1995 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about the marine parks of British Columbia.
    • Mark Bate remembers Nanaimo 

      Simpson, Terry (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2000-03-09)
      Audio recording of Terry Simpson's March 2000 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about Mark Bate, the city's first mayor. Simpson structures his talk as if Mark Bate is leading a walking tour of Nanaimo in the 1870s.