BC Historical Books

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The overlanders of '62 Wade, Mark Sweeten, 1858-1929


"(British Columbia. Provincial Archives. Memoir no. 9) Biographical and other notes: p. 158-174. Largely based on five diaries, this book describes the passage of some one hundred and fifty people from the East, across the Rockies, to the Cariboo. It also briefly mentions other overland journeys to the Pacific during the period." -- Lowther, B. J., & Laing, M. (1968). A bibliography of British Columbia: Laying the foundations, 1849-1899. Victoria, BC: University of Victoria, p. 189.

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