BC Historical Books

BC Historical Books

BC Historical Books

Overland to Cariboo : an eventful journey of Canadian pioneers to the gold-fields of British Columbia in 1862 McNaughton, Margaret


"Chapter 8: Biographical sketches of some of the 'Overlanders.' Chapter 10: Extracts from Sawney's letters and Cariboo rhymes, by James Anderson. Written by the wife of one of the participants, the book is a narrative depicting the hardships endured by some 150 adventurers and pioneers during their journey from Fort Garry to the gold fields." -- Lowther, B. J., & Laing, M. (1968). A bibliography of British Columbia: Laying the foundations, 1849-1899. Victoria, BC: University of Victoria, p. 135.

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