British Columbia History Internet/Web Site
Historical Disciplines and Subjects: Agricultural /
Farming / Fishing / Ranching History
in British Columbia (By Christopher Garrish). Includes a
Important Events and the author's graduate student thesis, "The Demise of
the Orderly Marketing System."
Series (Agriculture Canada and
Collections). Includes digital facsimiles in HTML format of monographs
about agricultural research stations in BC.
- History of
B.C. Agriculture (BC Ministry of Agriculture and Food)
Pacific Agri-Food Research Centre, Agassiz (Agassiz Research Station,
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada). Brief history of the Agassiz Experimental
Farm or Research Station. Select the link for the New Facilities to view more
detailed information about the farm and its historic buildings.
Pacific Agri-Food Research Centre, Summerland (Summerland Research Station,
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada). Illustrated narrative history of Summerland
- North Pacific
Historic Fishing Village (Port Edward) is a national historic site which
includes a fishing and cannery museum.
Coast Salmon Fisheries (BC Ministry of Small Business, Tourism and Culture
and Canada's Digital
Collections) looks at the history and cultures that have utilized the
- Saanich Historical Artifacts
Society. The society operates Heritage Acres, an outdoor
and indoor museum of agricultural and industrial artifacts, and also
acts as a home for the Vancouver Island Model Engineers. Date updated: 2002.11.07.
- Zindabad!: B.C. Farmworkers' Fight for Rights: A History of the
Canadian Farmworkers' Union by Murray Bush and the Canadian Farmworkers' Union.
[Electronic ed.] Surrey, BC: Canadian Farmworkers' Union, 1995. Hosted by
the Vancouver Community Network. Date accessed: 2002.11.07. Date updated:
Fur Trade History
Labour / Working History
to Natural Sciences
Compiled by David
Mattison, Victoria Telecommunity
Network, BC. Copyright © 1995-2003 by David Mattison. This page may be
freely linked to but not duplicated in any fashion without my consent.