Old Brigade Trail in '59 Public

A hand-written manuscript by Frank Sylvester describing a journey along the Old Brigade Trail in 1859. Includes information about the Douglas Route, trails and roads around Lillooet and the Fraser River, mule trails, using canoes, and the people who explored these areas.


In Collection:
Creator Subject Language Date created Resource type Rights statement Extent
  • 24 leaves, handwritten ; 22 X 33 cm (p. 1-3), 22 X 36 cm (p. 4-9), aprox. 21 X 34 cm (p. 10-22), 21 X 26 cm (p. 23-24)
Alternative title
  • The Old BrigadeTrail in 1859
Geographic coverage Coordinates
  • 50.6856, -121.942
  • 49.11636, -123.18594
  • 53.99983, -125.0032
Physical repository Collection
  • Frank and Cecilia Sylvester Collection
Provider Genre Archival item identifier
  • Acc. No.: 1998-071, 1.6
Fonds title Fonds identifier Is referenced by Date digitized
  • 2008-01-25
Technical note
  • 600 dpi tif, Epson GT-15000 scanner, scanned by KSW, edited by CDW. Metadata by KD.
  • 1859
  • Contact Special Collections and University Archives for access to the original manuscript and for reproduction requests (speccoll@uvic.ca). 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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