BC Historical Books

BC Historical Books

BC Historical Books

Three years in Cariboo : being the experience and observations of a packer, what I saw and know of the country; its traveled routes, distances, villages, mines, trade and prospects. With distances, notes and facts, relative to the Salmon River and Nez Perces gold fields Lindley, Jo.


"On cover: Guide and history of Salmon River & Cariboo mining districts, containing valuable information, with correct tables of modes and prices of traveling; also giving the distances from point to point, of all routes. Vocabulary of the Chinook jargon: p. 32-36. An itinerary of the routes from Victoria to the Cariboo is given in pages 3-14." -- Lowther, B. J., & Laing, M. (1968). A bibliography of British Columbia: Laying the foundations, 1849-1899. Victoria, BC: University of Victoria, p. 21.

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