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  • Floata 2 

    Floata (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2017-05-13)
    Menu, program, and tickets for the "Celebrate Vancouver Chinatown's Heritage" event from Floata restaurant in Vancouver, BC. This event was held on May 13, 2017.
  • Floata 1 

    Floata (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2017-04-08)
    Menu and placemat for the "Chinese Canadian Historical Society of BC's annual general meeting" from Floata restaurant in Vancouver, BC. This event was held on April 8, 2017.
  • Nellie Yip Quong 

    Lim, Imogene (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2017-05-13)
    Imogene Lim's remarks about Nellie Yip Quong and the invitations for Vancouver's Chinatown Heritage Celebration, held on May 13, 2017.
  • BC's international education strategy: implications for public post-secondary education 

    Wylie, Peter; Campbell, Shaun (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2017-05-06)
    How many international students in our public universities and colleges in BC are optimal? It is obviously more than 0%, but less than 100%. In Australia, international students make up about 25% of total post-secondary ...
  • The residents of the Victoria Gaol, 1864-1890 

    Inwood, Kris (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2017-05)
    A presentation file accompanying discussion of a preliminary research investigation into the Victoria BC Gaol Admissions Register (BC Archives, Series GR-308, volumes 7-11).
  • Unsettling the Settlement Act: Land conflict in the past and present on Vancouver Island 

    Black, Kelly (2017-05-05)
    In 1883 the provincial government attempted to bring an end to speculation and debate about the transcontinental railway on Vancouver Island. Through the introduction of the Settlement Act the government intended to settle ...
  • A provincial digital library for BC: An unsettling proposition 

    BC PDL Steering Committee (2017-05-15)
    Collective understandings of who we are in British Columbia are constructed through public dialogue that increasingly occurs virtually, and with greater rapidity than ever before. A provincial digital library for BC is ...
  • North by Northwest interview 

    Lim, Imogene (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2017-05-06)
    Excerpt from "North by Northwest" radio show on CBC Radio, which originally aired May 6, 2017. Imogene Lim talks about the Cumberland Chinatown walk. Visitors and residents will get a better sense of the rich history of ...
  • Unsettling an image: Behind the BC Studies conference poster 

    Black, Kelly (BC Studies, 2017-02-02)
    Blog post exploring the use of the image "The picture of the King" from the Royal British Columbia Museum and Archives collection for the 2017 BC Studies conference poster. Conference date: May 4 - 6, 2017. Location: ...
  • BC Studies 2017 conference poster 

    BC Studies (BC Studies, 2016)
    Poster for (Un)setting British Columbia - BC Studies 2017 conference. Conference date: May 4 - 6, 2017. Location: Vancouver Island University, Snuneymuxw First Nation Territory / Nanaimo, B.C.
  • BC Studies 2017: Call for proposals 

    BC Studies (BC Studies, 2016)
    Call for proposals for (Un)settling British Columbia - 2017 BC Studies Conference. Conference date: May 4 - 6, 2017. Location: Vancouver Island University, Snuneymuxw First Nation Territory / Nanaimo, B.C.
  • Backgrounder: The Pre-Confederation Treaties of Vancouver Island and Decision-making 

    Unknown author (Vancouver Island University, 2012-05)
    What are the practical implications of White & Bob and Morris for the exercise of jurisdiction by the Treaty First Nations and the Province of BC? What role exists for “Douglas Treaty” First Nation laws in regulating the ...
  • Backgrounder: The Pre-Confederation Treaties of Vancouver Island - Charting a New Course for Treaty Implementation 

    Unknown author (Vancouver Island University, 2012-05)
    How should the wrongs of the past be remedied through treaty implementation? What can be learned from the experience in Washington State with tribal fishing rights under the Stevens Treaties of 1854 and 1855? Has the ...
  • Backgrounder: Honouring the Spirit and Intent of the Pre-Confederation Treaties of Vancouver Island – The Challenges of Treaty Interpretation 

    Unknown author (Vancouver Island University, 2012-05)
    How do the Pre-Confederation Treaties structure relationships and interactions between peoples and governments? What roles can and should oral histories and the written text and other documents play in the interpretation ...
  • Agenda. Conference on the Pre-Confederation Treaties of Vancouver Island 

    Unknown author (2012-05)
    Agenda for the Vancouver Island Treaties Conference (VI Treaties), held at Vancouver Island University in Nanaimo on May 10 and 11, 2012.
  • Library report, 2015-2016 

    Vancouver Island University Library (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2016)
    Library report for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The history of oyster culture in B.C. 

    Quayle, D.B. (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1985)
    A video of the history of the oyster culture in B.C. and a brief description of the B.C. industry.
  • Lim genealogy 

    Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2001-02-05)
    Lim genealogy booklet. Text is in Chinese. Map of the village Lum Ok Dei, township Gwang Hai, and county Toishan where the Lims originated.
  • Chinese wedding 

    Willock, David; Long, Jack (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1952)
    Newspaper article about the wedding of Harold Lim and Nellie Lee that took place at the W.K. Gardens - originally published in Weekend Picture Magazine of The Sunday Sun, Vancouver, B.C. - Vol.2 No.28.
  • Mayo Lumber Company: Hill 60 ; McKay Lake 

    Malaspina College, A-V Centre (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1970)
    This silent, black & white film is a rare film on a unique East Indian family owned and operated lumber company in the mid Vancouver Island region. The 1st segment (11 min.) shows some of the settlement at Paldi (in the ...

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