Nanaimo Historical Society Transcripts

The Nanaimo Historical Society started recording interviews and presentations in 1958.  Transcripts, some with audio recording, of selected recordings are available here.  


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Page Link Interviewee / Speaker Audio Recording
Wharf and Bastion Streets Barraclough, William
Boundary Commission Barraclough, William
S.S. Beaver Barraclough, William
Childhood Reminiscences Bate, Darryl
Coal Deposits on Vancouver Island Buckham, A. Fraser
Mining & Family History Dean, Nelson & Alex
Fire Department History Dunn, Albert
Coal Mining Gallagher, Dan
Nanaimo’s Italian Community Gusola, Alex
Marine Artist Hardcastle, Jack
Nanaimo Bastion Harrison, Victor
Harmac Arboretum Hermansen, Carl
Hudson’s Bay Company Karr, Clarence
Family History Kneen, Joseph
Nanaimo Concert Band Lewis, John
Family History Lewis, William
Wallace Street McGirr, Flora
Brierly Hill & the Princess Royal Sale, Don
History of Soccer Sandland, Arthur “Bud”
Logging on the BC Coast Schon, Don