Douglas Route Public

Frank Sylvester's description of various methods of travel in BC ca. 1850-1870. Describes land and water routes, used previous to 1858, and then describes the building of the "Douglas Route" in 1858-1859 which provided a route for the gold miners. Written on ruled notebook pages, numbered 1-15.


In Collection:
Creator Subject Language Date created Resource type Rights statement Extent
  • 15 leaves, handwritten ; 21 x 33 cm (p.1-5); 23 x 29 cm (p. 6-15)
Geographic coverage Coordinates
  • 53.99983, -125.0032
Physical repository Collection
  • Frank and Cecilia Sylvester Collection
Provider Genre Archival item identifier
  • Acc. No.: 1998-071, 1.4
Fonds title Fonds identifier Is referenced by Date digitized
  • 2008-01-11
Technical note
  • 600 dpi tif, scanned by CDW. Metadata by GF and KD.
  • 1908
  • Contact Special Collections and University Archives for access to the original manuscript and for reproduction requests ( Patrons may view the material through the Victoria's Early History Collection, but may not use images without permission of the University.
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