BC Historical Books

BC Historical Books

BC Historical Books

Ocean to ocean : Sandford Fleming's expedition through Canada in 1872. Being a diary kept during a journey from the Atlantic to the Pacific with the expedition of the engineer-in-chief of the Canadian Pacific and Intercolonial railways. With sixty illustrations Grant, George Monro, 1835-1902


"The expedition crossed the Rocky Mountains by the Yellow Head Pass, journeyed along the North Thompson River to Kamloops, and from there to Yale and the Pacific. Several editions were published during the 1870's. Revised edition with introduction by William L. Grant and with bibliography: Toronto, The Radisson Society of Canada, 1925." -- Lowther, B. J., & Laing, M. (1968). A bibliography of British Columbia: Laying the foundations, 1849-1899. Victoria, BC: University of Victoria, p. 50.

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