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Western Federation of Miners Enterprise Union fonds

  • Fonds
  • Photocopied ca. 1975 (originally created 1903)

Fonds consists of photocopied minutes of weekly meetings from March 15, 1903 until August 9, 1903.

Western Federation of Miners. Enterprise Union

Aitken family fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1888, 1900-1954

Fonds consists of personal records of the Aitken family and material related to the employment of Thomas and Isaac Aitken. Includes correspondence to Thomas Aitken related to compensation and pension payments; invoices and receipts for the funeral and burial of Mary A. Greenwell and John B.Greenwell; information circulars from the Workmen's Compensation Board, the Unemployment Insurance Commission and the New Vancouver Coal Mining and Land Company; Thomas Aitken's Sick and Accident fund passbook from the Western Fuel Corporation; Certificates of Competency for Thomas and Isaac Aitken; copies of the Constitution of the International Union of the United Mine Worker's of America, the Wage Agreement between Canadian Collieries and UMWA, District No. 18 and a copy of the I.C.S. Coal Miner's Handbook; a handbill for a union meeting, a medical certificate for Isaac; and a small notebook that records cheques sent and received and various other items. Also included are the eye glasses and cases of Thomas and Mary Aitken.

Aitken (family)

Alberni District Waterfront Workers Association Local No. 1 fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1934-1955

The fonds consists of minutes (1934-1945) and cashbook (1934-1945). The cashbook includes a loading crews list between Port Alberni and Chemainus (1953-1955).

Alberni District Waterfront Workers Association. Local No. 1 (Alberni, B.C.)

Dan Radford fonds

  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1900], 1927-1956

Fonds consists of photographs and certificates that relate to Radford's work as a coal miner and local and provincial labour representative. Photographs include views of a mine rescue team, Radford at a conference in Turkey, a United Mine Workers of America Convention in Calgary, a strike at Imperial Laundry in Nanaimo, and Ladysmith miners. Certificates include a Certificate of Competency (1927) and a receipt for a certificate from the Granby Mine (1928).

Radford, Dan

Kamloops Railway Museum Society fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1891-1985

The fonds consists of minutes, statements of accounts, financial ledgers, correspondence, membership lists, banking records, promotional material, and reference files pertaining to the activities of the Kamloops Railway Museum Society, and a collection of archival material and reference material (including published items) acquired by the society, including records of the Canadian Pacific Railway and the Canadian National Railway and of railway workers' unions. Fonds includes photographs collected by the museum society of trains and railway equipment and of scenes of railroad activity in the Kamloops area.

Kamloops Railway Museum Society

Thompson Valley Teachers Association fonds

  • CA KMA 0.2872
  • Fonds
  • 1932-1946

The fonds consists of a ledger entitled "Register of Convention" and includes entries from 1932 to 1946.

Thompson Valley Teachers Association

Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen Kamloops Lodge No. 519 fonds

  • CA KMA 0.458;0.461
  • Fonds
  • 1895-1959

The fonds consists of accounts journals, ledgers, correspondence, daybooks, record books, attendance registers, cashbooks, minutes, and proceedings of annual conventions.

Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen. Kamloops Lodge No. 519

Port Moody Cooperative Association fonds

  • CA PMS 976.43.1
  • Fonds
  • 1923-1941

The fonds consists of the cash journal (1923-1941) of the Port Moody Cooperative Association.

Port Moody Cooperative Association

Kootenay Belle Gold Mines fonds

  • CA KLA 988.17
  • Fonds
  • 1939-1943

The fonds consists of personnel records, accounts, correspondence, and records relating to unemployment insurance and worker's compensation.

Kootenay Belle Gold Mines

Kaslo Cooperative Union fonds

  • CA KLA 988.52;989.13
  • Fonds
  • 1923-1958

The fonds consists of certificate of incorporation, memorandum of association, minutes and resolutions, licences, share certificates, financial records, reports, circulars, and correspondence.

Kaslo Cooperative Union

Prince Rupert Typographical Union No. 413 fonds

  • CA PRC 989-20
  • Fonds
  • 1920-1947, 1964-1972

The fonds consists of minutes (1920-1947, 1964-1972) of the Prince Rupert Typographical Union No. 413.

Prince Rupert Typographical Union No. 413

Kelowna Exploration Company Nickel Plate Mine fonds

  • CA HED 991.10
  • Fonds
  • [ca. 1930-1958]

The fonds consists of medical certificates, employment applications, inventories, copies of crown grants, correspondence, contracts, collective bargaining agreements, and technical reference material of the Nickle Plate Mine operation at Hedley. Fonds includes plans of various sections of the mine and of water pipelines serving Hedley. Fonds also includes inventory of machinery (1930) of the Hedley Gold Mining Company.

Kelowna Exploration Company. Nickel Plate Mine

George Home fonds

  • CA UVICARCH AR070
  • Fonds
  • 1960-1978

The fonds consists of records relating to the National Committee for the New Party (1960-1961), which was established to found a new social democratic part in Canada, and Home's records relating to the Canadian Labour Congress (CLC). Fonds includes minutes, reports and texts of speeches given by George Home, clippings, correspondence, policy statements, articles by T.C. Douglas, text of speech by Ed Broadbent, subject files on the Canadian political system and photographs of delegates at labour conventions.

Home, George

Edward B. Harvey fonds

  • CA UVICARCH AR405
  • Fonds
  • 1960 - 2006

The fonds consists of Dr. Edward B. Harvey's professional reports, proposals, studies, manuals, surveys, transcripts, presentations, books and published articles, written solely or in part by Edward Harvey or by Urban Dimensions Group Inc, under his direct supervision from 1960-2006. The material predominately relates to Harvey’s interest in health care, employment equity, education, and income security issues.

The fonds is arranged into the following series:
Series Professional Work - 1960-2006

The series consists of printed materials, scholarly articles, reports, transcriptions, grant applications, proposals, studies, manuals, surveys, presentations, published articles, books and other related materials.


The series is divided into four sub-series. All files are arranged according to the original filing system of the creator.

Sub-series 1. Urban Dimensions Group Inc. consulting reports
Sub-series 2. Short Published Articles (Originals and Photocopies)
Sub-series 3. Edward B. Harvey Reports, Speeches and Transcriptions
Sub-series 4. Books

Harvey, Edward B.

Fletcher Challenge Cowichan/Nitinat Division fonds

  • CA KSM MG10
  • Fonds
  • 1934-1989

The fonds consists primarily of office files from the Cowichan-Renfrew Division of BC Forest Products Ltd., dating from 1946 - 1968 and document the responsibilities of the Division. These include correspondence from Head Office in Vancouver on a wide range of management issues such as accidents, union, legal affairs and finances; personnel maters including appointments, health and safety; administration of the camps at Caycuse(Camp 6) and Nitinat(Camp 3); maintaining equipment and transportation links; and management logging operations. The fonds includes a series of maps and plans documenting the camps, logging activity, railway and road surveys and forest cover.

Fletcher Challenge Canada Limited. Cowichan/Nitinat Division

Hillcrest Employees Association fonds

  • CA KSM MG12
  • Fonds
  • 1956-1968

The fonds consists of documents relating to the business of the Association and consists of 5 series that contain constitutions; financial records; minutes; memberships and benefits.

Hillcrest Employees Association

Honeymoon Bay Employees Association fonds

  • CA KSM MG14
  • Fonds
  • 1952-1973

The fonds consists of documents relating to the business and organization of the Association. The fonds consists of 9 series containing minutes; financial records; correspondence; appeals; constitution & by-laws; Meade Creek Benefit Association; Gordon River Benefit/Donation Fund and Wesforays.

Honeymoon Bay Employees Association

Larry Kuehn fonds

  • CA BCT MS 1
  • Fonds
  • 1983-1986

The fonds consists of the personal files of Larry Kuehn relating to his work with the Solidarity Coalition in organizing Operation Solidarity and with the British Columbia Federation of Labour and the records of Operation Solidarity, of which Kuehn was Coordinator. Operation Solidarity records include Executive Committee and Officers meeting files (including minutes and correspondence), Public Sector Committee files, Political Action Committee files, and Operation Solidarity activities, correspondence and financial files.

Kuehn, Larry, 1944-

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