This card index in Special Collection provides access to the Northwest History Collection, a heritage collection covering the early history and exploration of British Columbia and the Pacific Northwest.
The collection includes:
magazine and newspaper articles
chapters in books
many other resources
As of August 1998, no new material has been added to the Northwest History Index. It is continued by the British Columbia Index.
Large cities like Vancouver can be seen as a collection of smaller communities. This section will help you find out more about the neighbourhoods that make up Vancouver.
This unique volume uses poetry to draw attention to significant landmarks and people of Vancouver. Vancouver's Poet Laureate, George McWhirter, creates an anthology to incorporate nearly 100 poets in his quest to highlight Vancouver hotspots.