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  • An account of James Miller Brown 

    Brown, Audrey Alexandra (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1971)
    Audio recording of Audrey Alexandra Brown's 1971 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society in which she gives a detailed account of her paternal grandfather, James Miller Brown. Miss Brown gives background information ...
  • Address delivered at Victoria (Viscount Amory) 

    Amory, Derick Heathcoat (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1966)
    Audio recording of the March 11, 1966 address by the Right Honourable Viscount Amory, Governor of the Hudson's Bay Company, to W.A.C. Bennett, the Premier of British Columbia, in Victoria, B.C. Viscount Amory was the guest ...
  • The Brother XII affair 

    Harrison, Victor B. (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1968)
    Audio recording of Victor Birch Harrison's 1968 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society in which he talks about Brother XII and the Aquarian Foundation. Mr. Harrison gives background information about Brother XII, ...
  • Captain George Vancouver 

    Jordan, M. E. (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1969)
    Audio recording of presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society
  • Civic government, past, present, and future 

    Hall, Gertrude L. (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1973)
    Audio recording of presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society
  • Cowichan Valley 

    Norcross, E. Blanche (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1970)
    Audio recording of presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society
  • Dr. Klein Grant 

    Johnson, Patricia Mary (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1968)
    Audio recording of Patricia M. Johnson's November 19, 1968, presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society in which she gives details about her research into early Nanaimo physician, Dr. Klein Grant, whose headstone she ...
  • Early history of British Columbia 

    Nesbitt, James K. (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1967)
    Audio recording of James K. Nesbitt's 1967 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society on the early history of British Columbia. His talk includes details about the joining of the Colony of Vancouver Island and mainland ...
  • Early penal systems in Nanaimo 

    Philpott, William E. (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1970)
    Audio recording of presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society
  • Early school days of Nanaimo 

    Parker, John C. (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1969)
    Audio recording of presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society
  • Future of Nanaimo 

    Ney, Frank James (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1973)
    Audio interview with Mayor Frank Ney
  • Hand logging of the British Columbia coast 

    Schon, Don (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1969)
    Audio recording of Don Schon's 1969 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about hand logging on the coast of British Columbia from its beginnings in the 1860s until the last hand logging license was issued in 1965. ...
  • History of Nanaimo and its people 

    Johnson, Patricia Mary (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1970)
    Audio recording of presentation to the British Columbia Historical Association
  • History of oceanography of the Pacific coast 

    Tully, John P. (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1970)
    Audio recording of presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society
  • History of the Harrison family in Nanaimo 

    Harrison, Victor B. (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1968)
    Audio recording of two interviews with Victor Birch Harrison: the first from an unknown date, and the second from September 16, 1968. Mr. Harrison describes living in Departure Bay during the 1890s, where his family had ...
  • History of Wallace Street 

    McGirr, F. (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1971)
    Audio recording of Mrs. Flora McGirr's 1971 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society in which she gives a tour of Wallace Street from the days of her childhood. She discusses the Pioneer Cemetery, homes and businesses ...
  • Hotels and pubs of Nanaimo 

    McGirr, Flora (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1967)
    Audio recording of presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society
  • The Hudson's Bay Company's steamship Beaver of 1835 

    Barraclough, William (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1970)
    Audio recording of William Barraclough's 1970 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society in which he presents the research he has conducted regarding the Hudson's Bay Company steamship, the Beaver. Mr. Barraclough ...
  • An interview with Joseph Muir 

    Muir, Joseph (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1963)
    Audio interview with Joseph Muir
  • An interview with Martha Kenny and Hiram Gough 

    Kenny, Martha A.; Gough, Hiram (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1962)
    Audio interview with Martha Kenny and Hiram Gough