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Collections: Manuscripts

This section contains materials from the manuscript digitization project, Life Histories. Historical Manuscripts of the District of Lake Country. This project makes forty-eight Museum manuscripts available, and searchable, on-line. It also allows these manuscripts to be downloaded in PDF format.

The attached PDF is a brief biography of John James (Jim) Carney written by John James Carney Jr. (JJ) and prepared for CBC Vancouver’s WW I Commemorative Book From the West Coast to […]... [Continue Reading]

The following is a small portion of the unofficial document Winfield Town Centre Concept Plan (August 27, 1993) prepared by Urban Systems. The entire document is available at the Lake Country […]... [Continue Reading]

In May, 1947, Swiss musician Gérard (Gerry) Monod immigrated to Canada. He found that the Okanagan reminded him of Switzerland so in 1950 he bought almost 200 acres of land […]... [Continue Reading]