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The Handbook of British Columbia, and emigrant's guide to the gold fields
London : W. Oliver, [1862?]; 112 images, 109 with full-text search
CIHM/ICMH microfiche series ; no. 17709
The Handbook of British Columbia, and emigrant's guide to the gold fields : with map and two illustrations, from photographs by M. Claudet.
- London : W. Oliver, [1862?]
FC 02 0203 no. 17709
Gold mines and mining -- British Columbia.
Or -- Mines et extraction -- Colombie-Britannique.
British Columbia -- Description and travel -- To 1871.
British Columbia -- Emigration and immigration.
Colombie-Britannique -- Descriptions et voyages -- Jusqu'à 1871.
Colombie-Britannique -- Emigration et immigration.
- Document source
- Filmed from a copy of the original publication held by the Library Division, Provincial Archives of British Columbia.
"This book is compiled from the most recent and trustworthy authorities it has been possible to find. The chief amongst these are the Parliamentary papers relative to the affairs of British Columbia (1858-1861), the Colonization Circular (1862), The Times newspaper (1858-1862), the reports of Mr. W. Downie, a gentleman in Government employ, and the printed information by Mr. McLean, an officer of the Hudson's Bay Company"--Pref.
2 microfiches (63 fr.) : ill., map.
82 p.,  leaves of plates (1 double) : ill., folded map ; 18 cm.