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 CALL #AUTHOR(S)/EDITOR(S)TITLEPUBLISHED BY DATEDESCRIPTIONADDITIONAL NOTES
000 Computer Science, Information, & General Works 016 Bibliographies & Works on Specific SubjectsHamilton, Robert D.; Megan J. Hobson; Sharon L. VattayA Catalogue of the John M. Lyle Collection of Architectural BooksHeritage Hamilton Foundation, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada1994Bibliography of books donated to to the Hamilton Public Library by John M. Lyle in the early 1940s.
069 Museum ScienceBlatti, Joe (Editor)Past Meets Present: Essays about History Interpretation and Public AudienceSmithsonian Institute Press, Washington DC1987Essays addressing the theoretical and technical issues involved in presenting history to the public. Perspectives on public programming.
070 News Media, Journalism, & PublishingIverson, Louise; et al.Camas Chronicles of James Bay Victoria, British ColumbiaCamas Historical Group, Victoria, BC, Canada1978Compilation of stories, pictures, anecdotes, and factual information based on research, answers to questionnaires, and personal interviews.
Stursberg, PeterThose were the Days: Victoria in the 1039sHorsdal & Schubart Publishers Ltd., Victoria, BC, Canada1969Memoir of Stursburg's experiences as a reporter for the Victoria Daily Times in the 1930s.
200 Religion266 MissionsLillard, Charles (Editor)Mission to Nootka 1874-1900: Reminiscences of the West Coast of Vancouver IslandGray's Publishing, Sidney, BC, Canada1977Record of the years of work of Father Augustin Brabant, the first priest to reside on the west coast of Vancouver Island. Eye-witness account of coastal First Nations culture.
280 Christian Denominations & SectsBriggs, William (Editor)The Canadian HymnalA collection of hymns for Sunday schools, epworth leagues, prayer and praise meetings, family circles, etc.
Briggs, William (Editor)The Canadian Hymnal Words EditionThe Methodist Book and Publishing House, Toronto, Ontario, Canada1922A collection of hymns for Sunday schools, epworth leagues, prayer and praise meetings, family circles, etc.
Centennial Committee of First United ChurchOne Hundred Years 1862-1962First United Church, Victoria, BC, Canada1962Written Record of 100 years of activity in First United Church. Historical sketch of the congregation.
Jamieson, PatrickVictoria: Demeters to De Roo: 150 Years of Catholic History on Vancouver IslandEkstasis Editions Canada Ltd., ICN Publishing, Victoria, BC, Canada1997Story of people and events in the 150 year history of the Diocese of Victoria.
Jamieson, PatrickVictoria: Demeters to De Roo: 150 Years of Catholic History on Vancouver IslandEkstasis Editions Canada Ltd., ICN Publishing, Victoria, BC, Canada1997Story of people and events in the 150 year history of the Diocese of Victoria.
Kynaston, MatthewEdifice Complex: Poor Man's Purse: A Century of DreamsJames Bay United Church Centennial Committee, Victoria, BC, Canada1991History of the James Bay United Church building and community.
Religious Society of FriendsVictoria Friends Meeting: A history 1906-1988Religious Society of Friends, Victoria, BC, Canada1988History of the religious society of friends Victoria monthly meeting.
Renfree, Henry A. Celebration 100: The Centennial Story of Emmanuel Baptist ChurchFlynn Bros. Publishing, Victoria, BC, Canada1990History of Emmanuel Baptist Church.
Schaefer, Edward; Canon Mary Barlow; David BarlowGlory in Glass: The Stained Glass Windows of Christ Church CathedralBroxton Books, Victoria, BC, CanadaHistory and design of the stained glass windows in Christ Church Cathedral.
Underhill, StuartThe Iron Church: 1860-1985Braemar Books Ltd., Victoria, BC, Canada1984History of St. John's Anglican Church.
290 Other Religions Au, Maria; et al. To God Be the Glory: The Chinese Presbyterian Church, Victoria, BC. 1892-1983The Chinese Presbyterian Church 90th Anniversary Celebration Committee, Victoria, BC, Canada1983The history of the Chinese Presbyterian Church and stories of current congregation.
300 Social Sciences306 Culture & InstitutionsGully, PattiProud Heritage: 125 Year History YM-YWCA of Greater VictoriaYM-YWCA of Greater Victoria, Victoria, BC, Canada2000History of YM-YWCA of greater Victoria.
307 CommunitiesKemble, RogerThe Canadian City: St. John's to Victoria: A Critical CommentaryHarvest House, Montreal, Quebec, Canada1989Sociological/critical analysis of urban/city design/development using examples of Canadian cities.
320 Political ScienceGutstein, DonaldVancouver Ltd.James Lorimer & Company, Toronto, Ontario, Canada1975Description of the power structure and decision makers in Vancouver. Analysis of web of corporate ownership and influence, family relationships, and social contacts which hold the Vancouver business establishment together.
333 Economics of Land & EnergyGalt, GeorgeInvesting in the Past: A Report of the Profitability of Heritage ConservationHeritage Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada1974
338 ProductionParker, Douglas V.No Horsecars in Paradise: A History of the Street Railways and Public Utilities in Victoria, British Columbia, Before 1987Railfare Enterprises Ltd., Toronto, Ontario, Canada1981Analysis of the problems faced by the pioneers in the field of gas, electric lighting, and urban transportation in Victoria, BC. Stories of the entrepreneurs and their struggles with implementing new technologies.
344 Labour, Social, Educational, & Cultural LawDenhez, MarcProtecting the Built Environment: Part 1Heritage Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada1978A survey of the legal techniques at the international and national level for the protection of architecture and historic sites.
Ward, RobertHeritage Conservation In British Columbia1987Article critically analyzing the legal framework of heritage conservation in British Columbia.
346 Private LawAndrews, William J.; David LoukidelisLeaving a Living Legacy: Using Conservation Covenants in BCWest Coast Environmental Law Research Foundation, Vancouver, BC, Canada1996Guide to protecting private land and conservation covenants.
Findlay, Barbara; Ann HillyerHere Today, Here Tomorrow: Legal Tools for the Voluntary Protection of Private Land in British ColumbiaWest Coast Environmental Law Research Foundation, Vancouver, BC, Canada1994Report outlining legal tools and laws in regards to stewarding private land.
Loukidelis, David (author); Ann Hillyer (editor)Using Conservation Covenants to Preserve Private Land In British ColumbiaWest Coast Environmental Law Research Foundation, Vancouver, BC, Canada1992Report outlining recommendations for the province of BC to enact legislation permitting the use of conservation covenants for the voluntary protection and preservation of private land. Examines and makes recommendations on key issues that need to be addressed in the conservation covenant legislation.
352 General Considerations of Public AdministrationGreen, ValerieNo Ordinary People: Victoria's Mayors since 1862Beach Holme Publishers, Victoria, BC, Canada1992History of public and personal lives of Victoria's mayors.
354 Administration of Economy & EnvironmentCapital Improvement District Commission, The (CIDC); Provincial Capital Commission (PCC)Thirty Years of Effort: 1956-19861986A history of the provincial capital commission recording 30 years of amenity enhancement in Victoria's Capital Region.
355 Military ScienceRobinson, Maurice; Beverly Hall; Paul PriceRoyal Roads: A CelebrationNatural Light Productions, Victoria, BC, Canada1995History of Royal Roads Military College over the past 50 years told through photographs.
360 Social Problems & Services; AssociationsHolman, AnnSilver Threads: The Centre with a HeartSilver Thread Services1995A history of Silver Threads Service and Meals on Wheels.
363 Other Social Problems & Services_______Downtown Victoria Plan - 1988: Main Document (Draft)1988Analysis of Downtown Victoria; background, development, projections of the future.
_______Downtown Victoria Plan - 1988: Part C, Precinct Plans (Draft)1988Detailed plans of downtown Victoria areas/precincts.
Academy Gardens Corporation, TheThe Academy GardensThe Academy Gardens Corporation, Victoria, BC, Canada1988Development proposal to the Provincial Capital Commission for the restoration of St. Ann's Academy and surrounding gardens.
Arthur Erickson ArchitectsInner Harbour StudyArthur Erickson Architects, Victoria, BC, Canada1973Study of the Inner Harbour waterfront commissioned by the City of Victoria in order to develop a detailed design concept.
Axys Environmental Consulting Ltd. Summary Report: Beacon Hill Park Management Plan Phase 12001Management Plan for Beacon Hill Park.
Bawlf Keay AssociatesHeritage House Study: Victoria Accord Legislative Precinct1995Framework for the extent and cost of work required for exterior restoration of eight heritage listed houses including overall restoration guidelines for each component of the exterior.
Bawlf, R.S., M.D. GlazerHeritage RecycleCity of Victoria, Victoria, BC, Canada1975Heritage report advocating for preservation of over 100 heritage buildings.
Bawlf, R.S., M.D. GlazerHeritage RecycleCity of Victoria, Victoria, BC, Canada1975Heritage report advocating for preservation of over 100 heritage buildings.
Beacon Hill Park Round Table, TheAchieving Peace in the Park: A strategy to Restrict and Control Commercialism in Beacon Hill Park2002Report of the Beacon Hill Park Round Table's agreement on 5 actions and 35 specific recommendations to restrict and control commercialism in Beacon Hill Park.
Brawn, G.; T. ParsonsA Precinct for VictoriaGraham Brawn & Associates Ltd. 1975Report outlining recommendations for development policies in precinct 73
British Columbia Heritage TrustHow to Set up a Heritage Foundation: Workshop ManualBritish Columbia Heritage TrustResource manual providing technical information to understanding the mechanics, implementation, implications, and benefits of heritage foundations.
Brook, Hancock Nicolson; Michael GellerWharf Street Waterfront: Issues & Design BriefHancock Nicolson Brook, Urban Design/Development Planning & Michael Geller & Associates Real Estate & Development Consultants1989Brief to be used as a basis for the comprehensive planning and development of the Wharf Street Waterfront.
City of Victoria downtown planning committeeDowntown Victoria Plan 1990City of Victoria, Victoria, BC, Canada1990Plan for the future development of downtown Victoria.
CitySpaces Consulting Ldt.; Ray Hunt Planning and Architecture Ltd. The Fairfield Block Parcels 1 and 2 Rezoning ApplicationCitySpaces Consulting Ldt.; Ray Hunt Planning and Architecture Ltd.2000Application to obtain zoning approvals from the City of Victoria to enable the Capital Health Region to proceed with the subdivision of the lands of the Fairfield Health Centre.
Coopersmith, Penina; Richard C. HallHeritage by DesignThe Macmillan Company of Canada Ltd. For the Ministry of State of Urban Affairs, Canada1976
Corporation of the City of Victoria, TheVictoria IllustratedEllis & Co., "The Colonist", Victoria, BC, Canada1891General description of the province of British Columbia and a review of the resources, terminal advantages, general industries, and climate of Victoria, the "Queen City", and its tributary country.
Corporation of the City of Victoria, TheVictoria Illustrated Ellis & Co., "The Colonist", Victoria, BC, Canada1891General description of the province of British Columbia and a review of the resources, terminal advantages, general industries, and climate of Victoria, the "Queen City", and its tributary country. photocopy
Denhez, MarcHeritage Fights BackFitzhenry & Whiteside, CanadaLegal, financial, and promotional aspects of Canada's efforts to save its architecture and historic sites
Denhez, MarcHeritage Fights BackFitzhenry & Whiteside, CanadaLegal, financial, and promotional aspects of Canada's efforts to save its architecture and historic sites
Fram, MarkWell-PreservedThe Boston Mill Press, Erin, Ontario, Canada1988The Ontario Heritage Foundation's manual of principles and practice for architectural conservation.
Histor!ca Foundation (publisher)2005 Annual ReportHistor!ca Foundation, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Montreal, Quebec, Canada2005
Hudson, RobertResidential Heritage Conservation: The Case of Victoria1984Report looking at a program administered by the City of Victoria aimed at the preservation of historically or architecturally significant residential properties.
Hudson, RobertResidential Heritage Conservation: The Case of Victoria1984Report looking at a program administered by the City of Victoria aimed at the preservation of historically or architecturally significant residential properties.
Keay, John; Andrew Lee; Robert Patterson; Stuart StarkSt. Ann's Academy: A Concept Plan for Restoration and Use Prepared for the Provincial Capital Commission1986Report and plan for the restoration and suggested future use of St. Ann's Academy building.
Kerr, Alastair (author); Mary McKinnon (editor)Heritage Planning: A guide for Local GovernmentProvince of British Columbia Heritage Conservation Branch, Victoria, BC, Canada1992A guide for local governments outlining best practices for community heritage planning.
Land Conservancy, The; Heritage Building FoundationRoss Bay Villa Historic 1960s Cottage: ProspectusThe Land Conservancy of British Columbia, Heritage Building Foundation, Victoria, BC, CanadaProspectus describing an opportunity to save, preserve, and restore the Ross Bay Villa outlining the plan to purchase, restore, and use the villa as an interpretive centre.
Land Conservancy, The; Heritage Building FoundationRoss Bay Villa Historic 1960s Cottage: ProspectusThe Land Conservancy of British Columbia, Heritage Building Foundation, Victoria, BC, CanadaProspectus describing an opportunity to save, preserve, and restore the Ross Bay Villa outlining the plan to purchase, restore, and use the villa as an interpretive centre.
Lees and Associates Action Assessment Group, Inc.Ross Bay Cemetery Design Guidelines and Management PlanCommonwealth Historic Resource Management Limited, Victoria, BC, Canada1998Development of the present management plan and design guidelines for the physical security of the perimeter of the Ross Bay Cemetery.
Lemon, Robert (author); Mary McKinnon (editor)Technical Paper Series 11: Rehabilitation Principles and GuidelinesBritish Columbia Heritage Trust, Victoria, BC, Canada1989Reference source outlining the principles, processes, and guidelines for heritage rehabilitation.
MacLock, Colin (director of Work Point Arts Project Society)Capital Project Adaptive Re-Use Work Point Barracks as Studio and Gallery Space2002Project proposal to convert the Work Point Barracks at CFB Esquimalt into an integrated facility for shared use by community-based artists and arts groups.
Mariash, Kenneth Wm.Bayview Estates: Overview of an Inner Harbour DevelopmentBayview Properties Limited Partnership, Victoria, BC, CanadaProject proposal for development of Bayview development site in Victoria's inner harbour.
Markulin, Kathy A.; Ellinore C. Barker; Alan Lowe; Canada Summer StudentsA Proposal for a Heritage Conservation District in the City of VictoriaThe Hallmark Society, Victoria, BC, Canada1980Report describing those elements of Victoria's Cathedral Hill Heritage District that make it worthy of consideration as the city's first designated conservation area/heritage district.
Markulin, Kathy A.; Ellinore C. Barker; Alan Lowe; Canada Summer StudentsA Proposal for a Heritage Conservation District in the City of VictoriaThe Hallmark Society, Victoria, BC, Canada1980Report describing those elements of Victoria's Cathedral Hill Heritage District that make it worthy of consideration as the city's first designated conservation area/heritage district.
Mazer, Les D.City of Victoria Heritage Conservation ReportCity of Victoria Heritage Advisory Committee, Victoria, BC, Canada1975Assessment of Victoria's heritage buildings compiled in order to advice city council on matters of heritage conservation and make recommendations to council respecting designation of heritage building facades, structures and lands, and the demolition, reservation, alteration, or renovation of these facades, structures, and lands.
Mazer, Les D.City of Victoria Heritage Conservation ReportCity of Victoria Heritage Advisory Committee, Victoria, BC, Canada1975Assessment of Victoria's heritage buildings compiled in order to advice city council on matters of heritage conservation and make recommendations to council respecting designation of heritage building facades, structures and lands, and the demolition, reservation, alteration, or renovation of these facades, structures, and lands.
Mazer, Les D.This Old Town: City of Victoria Central Area Heritage Conservation ReportCity of Victoria Heritage Advisory Committee, Victoria, BC, Canada1975Report compiled by the heritage advisory committee reviewing and listing the city's stock of heritage buildings.
Mazer, Les D.This Old Town: City of Victoria Central Area Heritage Conservation ReportCity of Victoria Heritage Advisory Committee, Victoria, BC, Canada1975Report compiled by the heritage advisory committee reviewing and listing the city's stock of heritage buildings.
Mazer, Les D.This Old Town: City of Victoria Central Area Heritage Conservation ReportCity of Victoria Heritage Advisory Committee, Victoria, BC, Canada1975Report compiled by the heritage advisory committee reviewing and listing the city's stock of heritage buildings.
Nicholls, GregAlexander Mackenzie Heritage Trail: Draft Management Plan for Trail Portions on Public Forest LandsProvince of British Columbia Ministry of Forests, Ministry of Tourism, and Ministry Responsible for Culture, BC, Canada1993Draft plan for the proper management and preservation of the Alexander Mackenzie Heritage Trail to ensure that the heritage, recreation, and landscape values of the trail, trail corridor, and trail view shed are maintained for the enjoyment of residents and visitors.
Oberlander, JudyBringing the City to Life: An Interpretation Plan for Downtown VictoriaAldrich/Pears Associates Limited1993Prepared by the Victoria Civic Heritage Trust, this report is a guide to the interpretation opportunities and a source of ideas for the Civic Trust and potential partners in developing, administering, and supporting programs that preserve, promote, interpret, and enhance the cultural and natural heritage resources of the city of Victoria.
Oberlander, Judy; Harold Kalman, Robert Lemon (authors); Mary McKinnon (editor)Technical Paper Series 9: Principles of Heritage ConservationBritish Columbia Heritage Trust, Victoria, BC, Canada1989Review of the approaches that can be taken and the principles that should be followed in conserving British Columbia's historic resources. Provides a general introduction to heritage conservation work in the province today.
Paterson, Douglas D.; Lisa J. ColbyHeritage Landscapes in British Columbia: A Guide to Their Identification, Documentation, and Preservation1989A general guide to identifying, documenting, and preserving heritage landscapes in local communities and municipalities BC. Introduction to how to begin the process of preserving heritage landscapes.
Pechet + Robb DesignProposals for the Southwest Quadrant Ross Bay Cemetery, Victoria, BC, Canada2001Study developed as a response to recommendations put forth to secure the southwest perimeter of the cemetery due to the preponderance of vandalism proposing a number of enhancements and adjustments to the southwest quadrant of Ross Bay Cemetery.
Perry, Guzzi; Robert FreundlichFinal Draft: Downtown Victoria Beautification Strategy1992Proposed beautification strategy providing proposed policy and design guidelines for the on-going streetscape beautification of the downtown as a component for promoting effective commercial economic health.
Symons, Thomas H.B. (editor)The Place of History: Commemoration Canada's PastThe Royal Society of Canada, Canada1997Proceedings of the National Symposium held on the occasion of the 75th Anniversary of the Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada
Ward, E, NevilleHeritage Conservation - The Built Environment: Working Paper No. 44Land use policy and research branch, Environment Canada, Canada1986Part of a series on land planning techniques in Canada, this study provides a national overview of planning for the built heritage environment as it is structured throughout Canada with an overview of heritage legislation, policies, and programs for each province and territory.
Williams Jr., Norman; Edmund H. Kellogg; Frank B. Gilbert (editors)Readings in Historic Preservation: Why? What? How?Center for Urban Policy Research, New Jersey, United States1984Readings providing a broad overview of the field of historic preservation intended for students, planners, attorneys, public officials, and the interested public.
367 General ClubsBissley, Paul L. The Union Club of British Columbia: 100 Years 1879-1979Evergreen Press Limited, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada1979History of the Union Club of BC.
Bissley, Paul L. The Union Club of British Columbia: 100 Years 1879-1979Evergreen Press Limited, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada1979History of the Union Club of BC.
Reksten, TerryRoyal Victoria Yacht Club: 1892-1992Orcan Book Publishers, Canada1992History of the Royal Victoria Yacht Club.
372 Elementary EducationMarchand, Debbie; Linda, PicciottoSouth Park School: Memories Through the DecadesPrintSmith Group Victoria, Victoria, BC, Canada2007History of the students, staff, and parents of the South Park School in Victoria, BC, past, present, and future.
Warren, BobGeorge Jay School 1909Desktop Publishing ltd., Vcitoria, BC, Canadda1998A glance back at elementary public school education and the history of George Jay School.
378 Higher EducationHughes, MikeReminiscing St. Joseph's School of Nursing Commemorative Yearbook 1900-1981Victoria General Hospital, Victoria, BC, Canada1981Commemorative yearbook outlining the history of the St. Joseph School of Nursing through photographs.
Smith, Peter L. A Multitude of the Wise: Uvic RememberedThe Alumni Association of the University of Victoria, Victoria, BC, Canada1993History of the University of Victoria from the original Victoria College of 1903 to the modern University.
387 Water, Air, & Space TransportationIsland Tug & Barge Limited (publishers)Ocean HighwayIsland Tug & Barg Limited, BC, CanadaIntroduction to and history of Island Tug & Barge Company.
388 Transportation; Ground TransportationHearn, George; David WilkieThe Cordwood Limited: A History of the Victoria & Sidney RailwayThe British Columbia Railway Historical Association, Victoria, BC, Canada1976History of the Victoria & Sidney Railway within the context of the history of development of the Saanich Peninsula.
Hughes, Nancy J.Built by Luney Bros. Ltd.: Building a City and a Legacy Brick by Brick. Victoria, B.C. 1885-1962Wildflower Publishing House, Victoria, BC, Canada2010History of the Luney Bros. Ltd construction company started by William and Walter Luney. This book is about their struggles and successes in reaching the pinnacle of the commercial construction industry in Victoria.
MacLachlan, DonTrackside: Esquimalt and Nanaimo Railway CompanyHistory of the E & N Railway and a description of the sites and stops along the rail line.
391 Costume & Personal AppearanceCareless, Virginia A.S.Responding to Fashion: The Clothing of the O'Reilly FamilyRoyal British Columbia Museum, Victoria, BC, Canada1993A brief history of the O'Reilly family, the clothing of the family, and an outline of the current collections currently being preserved in several local museums and repositories in the city.
500 Science553 Economic GeologyHora, Z.D; L.B. MillerDimension Stone in Victoria, B.C. British Columbia Geological Survey Branch, Victoria, BC, Canada1994Information circular highlighting the past and potential uses of stone as a structural material and also as a culturally valuable and lasting resource.
Hora, Z.D; L.B. MillerDimension Stone in Victoria, B.C. British Columbia Geological Survey Branch, Victoria, BC, Canada1994Information circular highlighting the past and potential uses of stone as a structural material and also as a culturally valuable and lasting resource.
Hora, Z.D; L.B. MillerDimension Stone in Victoria, B.C. British Columbia Geological Survey Branch, Victoria, BC, Canada1994Information circular highlighting the past and potential uses of stone as a structural material and also as a culturally valuable and lasting resource.
582 Plants Noted for Characteristics & FlowersChaster, G.H.; D.W. Ross; W.H. Warren (authors); J.W. Neill (editor)Trees of Greater Victoria: A HeritageHeritage Tree Book Society, Victoria, BC, Canada1988A Field guide to the arboreal riches of greater Victoria.
600 Technology642 Meals & Table Kenyon, JaniceThe Victoria Dinner Party CookbookKachina Press, Victoria, BC, Canada1985Cookbook of dinner party menus.
643 Housing & Household EquipmentAxelrod, Jerold L.Architectural Plans for Adding On or RemodelingTAB Books, Blue Ridge, Summit, PA, United States1992Plans, photographs, and descriptions to show you how to analyze your needs, evaluate your home for change, and develop a well-thought-out project for adding on or remodeling your home.
Jackson, Albert; David DayThe Complete Home Restoration ManualSimons & Schuster, New York, United States1992An authoritative, do-it-yourself, step-by-step guide to restoring and maintaining the older house.
Krotz, Joanna L. Metropolitan Home Renovation StyleVillard Books, New York, United States1986Strategies, overall logistics, and practical advice for transforming your home. Combining style inspiration with practical advice, this book offers a complete course in home remodeling.
Nash, GeorgeRenovating Old HousesThe Taunton Press, Newtown, CT, United States1992Outline for renovating old houses from evaluation, setting priorities, and virtually every aspect of renovation.
Saanich Heritage Foundation (publisher)Heritage House Restoration Workshop GuideSaanich Heritage Foundation1989A practical kit to help organize your workshop to benefit individual owners of heritage houses in your own community.
Stephen, GeorgeNew Life for Old HousesThe Preservation Press, National Trust for Heritage Preservation, Washington D.C., United States1989A practical , easy-to-understand introduction to good design and good rehabilitation for old houses.
Vila, Bob: Norm Abrahm, Stewart Byrne, and Larry StainsThis Old House: Guide to Building and Remodeling MaterialsWarner Books, New York, NY, United States1986Comprehensive, up-to-date guide to everything you need to buy and use when you tackle a remodeling, repair, or building job. Compares products, explains what does each job best, how to calculate the quantities you need, and how to make the best decision for your budget and taste.
Watkins, A.M. Building or Buying the High-Quality House at Lowest CostDolphin Books, Doubleday & Company Inc., Garden City, NY, United States1962Practical information on how to judge the site, the plans, the existing house; how to shop for a contractor, for a real estate agent, for mortgages; warnings on what and whom to avoid, and suggestions on how to get the most for your money when buying or building a house.
658 General ManagementPaul, KevinChairing a Meeting with Confidence: An Easy Guide to Rules and ProceduresSelf-Council Press (a division of) International Self-Council Press Ltd., Canada1989A simple guide on how to run a meeting according to the formal rules of order.
Ziegler Jr., Arthur P.; Leopold Adler, II; Walter C. KidneyRevolving Funds for Historic Preservation: A Manual of PracticeOber Park Associates, Inc., Pittsburg, PA, United States1975Guide and general advice to the preservationist in his role as businessman. Review of the techniques available to the preservationist, including a number of case studies of organizations that use the implement "the revolving fund".
677 TextilesTichenor, HaroldThe Blanket: An Illustrated History of the Hudson's Bay Point BlanketA Quantum Book produced for the Hudson's Bay CompanyAn illustrated history of the Hudson's Bay Point Blanket.
690 BuildingsBawlf, Nicholas R.Your Old House: Wood SidingVictoria Heritage Foundation, Victoria, BC, Canada2000Discusses the traditional forms of wood cladding, shakes and shingles used to protect exterior walls of log and/or frame buildings in British Columbia.
Bawlf, Nicholas R.Your Old House: Wood SidingVictoria Heritage Foundation, Victoria, BC, Canada2000Brochure discussing the traditional forms of wood cladding, shakes and shingles used to protect exterior walls of log and/or frame buildings in British Columbia.
Blades, Keith; Gail Sussman, Martin Weaver (editors)Masonry Conservation and Cleaning HandbookThe Association for Preservation Technology1984Assemblage of material designed as a supplement to the APT training course. Includes publications that deal primarily with technique and application.
Central Mortgage and Housing Corporation (publisher)Canadian Wood-Frame House ConstructionCentral Mortgage and Housing CorporationManual devoted to the construction of wood-frame buildings as permitted by the National Building Code of Canada explaining in detail how a wood-frame house is put together in Canada liberally supplemented with illustrations.
Central Mortgage and Housing Corporation (publisher)Canadian Wood-Frame House ConstructionCentral Mortgage and Housing CorporationManual devoted to the construction of wood-frame buildings as permitted by the National Building Code of Canada explaining in detail how a wood-frame house is put together in Canada liberally supplemented with illustrations.
Chambers, J. HenryCyclical Maintenance for Historic BuildingsInteragency Historic Architectural Services Program, Office of Archeology and Historic Preservation, National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior1976Preliminary report was prepared under contract for the National Park Service, to be part of a series of publications on the technical aspects of historic preservation.
Friedland, Edward P.Antique Houses: Their Construction and RestorationDutton Studio Books, New York, NY, United States1990Encyclopedic guide to America's early architectural heritage concentrating on Connecticut houses of the eighteenth century with detailed restoration advice and techniques.
Jeffries, BillPreserving Strathcona's Architectural HeritageThe Strathcona Residents Association and the Simon Fraser University City Program, BC, Canada1996A guide to heritage conservation in Strathcona including general information applicable to any similar community.
Jeffries, BillPreserving Strathcona's Architectural HeritageThe Strathcona Residents Association and the Simon Fraser University City Program, BC, Canada1996A guide to heritage conservation in Strathcona including general information applicable to any similar community.
Kalman, HeroldThe Evaluation of Historic BuildingsParks Canada, Canada1980The second of a series of Parks Canada booklets designed for those directly involved in classifying heritage buildings. This second booklet presents guidelines for the evaluation of historic buildings.
Kalman, HeroldThe Sensible Rehabilitation of Older HousesCanada Mortgage and Housing Corporation, Ottawa, On, Canada1979Booklet designed to help people avoid spoiling their houses while repairing them. Guide that shows how to rehabilitate older houses in a way that is sympathetic to their character. Also a general primer explaining how houses were designed and built.
Kalman, HeroldThe Sensible Rehabilitation of Older HousesCanada Mortgage and Housing Corporation, Ottawa, On, Canada1979Booklet designed to help people avoid spoiling their houses while repairing them. Guide that shows how to rehabilitate older houses in a way that is sympathetic to their character. Also a general primer explaining how houses were designed and built.
Lively, John (editor)Fine Homebuilding On Doors and WindowsThe Taunton Press, Newtown, CT, United States1990Collection of 32 articles collected from back issues of Fine Homebuilding Magazine dealing with many aspects of building and installing doors and windows.
Marchtaler, KenYour Old House: PaintVictoria Heritage Foundation, Victoria, BC, CanadaBrochure outlining proper paint restoration and promoting proper preparation when painting exteriors of heritage buildings by identifying the basic problems and providing solutions that will ensure adequate protection of the structural material or substrate.
McGowan, John; Roger DuBern (editors)The Book of Home RestorationGallery Books, New York, NY, United States1985Practical DIY book showing step-by-step how to do jobs around the house and garden properly, as they used to be done, in time-honoured fashion and with materials that will ensure high quality, long-lasting results.
Murphy, BillYour Old House: Wood WindowsVictoria Heritage Foundation, Victoria, BC, CanadaBrochure outlining styles of heritage windows and best practices for restoration and maintenance.
Murphy, BillYour Old House: Wood WindowsVictoria Heritage Foundation, Victoria, BC, CanadaBrochure outlining styles of heritage windows and best practices for restoration and maintenance.
Patterson, Robert M.Your Old House: MasonryVictoria Heritage Foundation, Victoria, BC, CanadaBrochure written to provide an overview of masonry construction and of some of the most common problems that occur in brick and stone buildings.
Patterson, Robert M.Your Old House: MasonryVictoria Heritage Foundation, Victoria, BC, CanadaBrochure written to provide an overview of masonry construction and of some of the most common problems that occur in brick and stone buildings.
Roger du Toit Architects; Research and Special Projects BranchPlanning and Design for Commercial Façade ImprovementsMinistry of Municipal Affairs Community Planning Wing, Ottawa, ON, Canada1985Combines technical information and practical experience on improving the private aspects of older commercial districts streetscapes - the upgrading of the fronts, or facades, of commercial buildings. This handbook provides technical information for the wide rage of people interested in commercial facade improvement.
Sherwood, Gerald E.How to Select and Renovate an Older HouseDover Publications, Inc. New York, NY, United States1976Handbook developed to promote the twofold advantage of lower cost housing and conservation of our natural resources with some general suggestions for examining the condition of the house and code requirements for repairs and renovations.
Simmons, Leslie H.Repairing and Extending Doors and WindowsVan Nostrand Reinhold, New York, Ny, United States1991Addresses maintaining, repairing, and extending existing doors and windows bringing together a wide range of descriptive information on wood and metal doors and frames, entrances and storefronts, windows, glazed curtain walls, louvres, and glazing.
Vila, Bob; Jane DavisonThis Old House: Restoring, Rehabilitating, and Renovating an Older HouseLittle, Brown and Company, Boston, United States1980Comprehensive guide for homeowners and first time buyers who want solid advice on how to understand, plan, and manage a major overhaul of their older house, or any of its rooms, using both professional help and their own time and effort.
Watkins, A.M. The Complete Book of Home Remodeling, Improvement, and Repair: A Handbook for the Owner Who Wants to Do It Right, But Not Do it HimselfDolphin Books, Doubleday & Company Inc., Garden City, NY, United States1964Guide and reference book for American families who own their houses but still have housing problems. It is for the homeowner, not the do-it-yourself handyman, who is confronted with one or more of three widespread housing problems: the need for more space, the need for remodeling or modernization, the recurring problem of maintenance and repairs. This book is designed to provide information and guidance.
694 Wood Construction & CarpentryNew York Landmarks ConservancyRepairing Old and Historic WindowsThe Preservation Press, National Trust for Heritage Preservation, Washington D.C., United States1992A manual for architects and homeowners for window maintenance and repair.
700 Arts & Recreation720 ArchitectureBingham, JanetSamuel Maclure ArchitectHorsdal & Schubart Publishers Ltd., Victoria, BC, Canada1985Story of Samuel Maclure's life, work, and family.
Bingham, JanetSamuel Maclure ArchitectHorsdal & Schubart Publishers Ltd., Victoria, BC, Canada1985Story of Samuel Maclure's life, work, and family.
Bullock Jr., Orin M. The Restoration ManualSilvermine Publishers Incorporated1966An illustrated guide to the preservation and restoration of old buildings with a clear description of steps and procedures essential to authentic restoration of buildings of all kinds.
Carter, MargaretResearching Heritage BuildingsParks Canada, Canada1983The third of a series of Parks Canada booklets designed for those directly involved in classifying heritage buildings. This booklet deals with the problems of researching heritage properties.
Carter, MargaretResearching Heritage Buildings (2nd Printing)Environment Canada, Parks Services, Canada1987The third of a series of Parks Canada booklets designed for those directly involved in classifying heritage buildings. This booklet deals with the problems of researching heritage properties.
Committee on Education of the American Institute of Architects (publisher/editor)Architecture: A Profession and a CareerThe American Institute of Architects, Washington, D.C., United States1945Collected essays on the subject of architects and architecture.
Costello, G.S. (editor); Clyde M. David (manager)The Architect Builder and Engineer Vol. 1, No. 10 Record Publishing Company, Vancouver, B.C., Canada1913Twice monthly periodical devoted to the interests of architects, engineers, contractors, material dealers, and others identified with general construction throughout western Canada.Photocopy
Costello, G.S. (editor); Clyde M. David (manager)The Architect Builder and Engineer Vol. 2, No. 10Record Publishing Company, Vancouver, B.C., Canada1913Twice monthly periodical devoted to the interests of architects, engineers, contractors, material dealers, and others identified with general construction throughout western Canada.Photocopy
Costello, G.S. (editor); Clyde M. David (manager)The Architect Builder and Engineer Vol. 3, No. 10Record Publishing Company, Vancouver, B.C., Canada1914Twice monthly periodical devoted to the interests of architects, engineers, contractors, material dealers, and others identified with general construction throughout western Canada.Photocopy
Cross, Rosemary JamesThe Life and Times of Victoria Architect P. Leonard JamesDear Brutus Publishing, Victoria, B.C., Canada2005The life story of architect Percy Leonard James with researched lists of his commissions and those of his partners Hubert Savage, and Douglas James.
Falkner, AnnWithout Our Past?University of Toronto Press, Toronto, ON, Canada in association with the Ministry of State for Urban Affairs and Publishing Centre, Supply and Services, Ottawa, ON, Canada1977A handbook for preservation of Canada's architectural heritage covering the problems to be faced and actions to be taken, and analyses the assistance available at all three levels of government.
Falkner, AnnWithout Our Past?University of Toronto Press, Toronto, ON, Canada in association with the Ministry of State for Urban Affairs and Publishing Centre, Supply and Services, Ottawa, ON, Canada1977A handbook for preservation of Canada's architectural heritage covering the problems to be faced and actions to be taken, and analyses the assistance available at all three levels of government.
Fawcett, Jane (editor); Nikolaus Pevsner, Nikolaus Boulting, John Betjeman, Osbert Lancaster, Jane Fawcett, Mark Girouard, Robin Winks, Hugh Casson (authors)The Future of the Past: Attitudes to Conservation 1174-1974Thames and Hudson, London, United KingdomCollected essays on the history of attitudes to architecture, from medieval times to the present day.
Gowans, AlanBuilding Canada: An Architectural History of Canadian LifeOxford University Press (Canadian Branch), Canada1966The greatly altered and enlarged second edition of Looking at Architecture in Canada setting a popular presentation of Canadian architecture in a more specific framework of social history.
Humphreys, Barbara A.; Meredith SykesThe Buildings of CanadaParks Canada, Canada1980A guide to pre-20th-century styles in houses, churches, and other structures.
Humphreys, Barbara A.; Meredith SykesThe Buildings of CanadaParks Canada, Canada1980A guide to pre-20th-century styles in houses, churches, and other structures.
Humphreys, Barbara A.; Meredith SykesThe Buildings of CanadaParks Canada, Canada1980A guide to pre-20th-century styles in houses, churches, and other structures.
Humphreys, Barbara A.; Meredith SykesThe Buildings of CanadaParks Canada, Canada1980A guide to pre-20th-century styles in houses, churches, and other structures.
Humphreys, Barbara A.; Meredith SykesThe Buildings of CanadaParks Canada, Canada1980A guide to pre-20th-century styles in houses, churches, and other structures.
Humphreys, Barbara A.; Meredith SykesThe Buildings of CanadaParks Canada, Canada1980A guide to pre-20th-century styles in houses, churches, and other structures.
Huston, Jim (editor)The Preservationist Vol. 5, Issue 1The New Westminster Heritage Preservation Society, Canada1999A quarterly newsletter distributed to the members of the New Westminster Heritage Preservation Society.
Huston, Jim (editor)The Preservationist Vol. 7, Issue 1The New Westminster Heritage Preservation Society, Canada2000/2001A quarterly newsletter distributed to the members of the New Westminster Heritage Preservation Society.
Insall, DonaldThe Care of Old Buildings Today: A Practical GuideThe Architectural Press, London, United Kingdom in conjunction with the Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings1973This book provides sounds advice on negotiating the risk to old houses of neglect and ignorance and of being torn down, as well as spelling out details of grants and sources of financial aid for carrying out necessary works. Also deals with specific restoration techniques.
Jokinen, Eric P.Canadian Heritage Preservation: A Manual for Building ConservationLone Pine Publishing, Edmonton, Ab, Canada1987A comprehensive book on the more global aspects of building preservation using many examples of actual conservation projects to illustrate specific topics and offering strong opinions.
Lefler, Christopher; Elizabeth (Beth) MacDonald; Professor Martin Segger; Dr. Christopher ThomasVictoria Modern: Investigating Postwar Architecture and Design on Southern Vancouver Island: An IntroductionUniversity of Victoria, Victoria, B.C., Canada2005Booklet surveying post war architecture on southern Vancouver Island in an attempt to start a conversation in Victoria and on Vancouver Island about the value and meaning of postwar architecture and design, and about possible initiatives to reserve examples of that work. Part of a proposed 5 year project.
Luxton, Donald (editor)Building the West: Early Architects of British ColumbiaTalonbooks, Vancouver, B.C., Canada2003Chronicles British Columbia's rich architectural an social history through its urban landscape. Tells the stories, discovers the hopes and aspirations, and celebrates the successes and accomplishments of the early architects in British Columbia, as it illustrates their lives and careers. Starting before the 1858 Gold rush, follows the lives of almost 400 individuals.
Luxton, D.; V. VidnersDeco and Moderne in VancouverAnalysis of Art Deco and Moderne style architecture in Vancouver with specific examples.
Macdonald, H.A.R. (editor); Clyde M. David (manager)The Architect Builder and Engineer Vol. 1, No. 1Record Publishing Company, Vancouver, B.C., Canada1912Twice monthly periodical devoted to the interests of architects, engineers, contractors, material dealers, and others identified with general construction throughout western Canada.Photocopy
Nopen, Luc; Eric Rogers; Jennifer McKendry; Donna Boag (editors)Journal of the Society for the Study of Architecture in Canada Vol. 26, No. 3, 42001Journal devoted to the examination of the role of the built environment in Canadian society.
Reilly, C.H.Representative British Architects of the Present DayB.T. Batsford Ltd., London, United Kingdom1931A look at the personalities of British architects, connecting these personalities with their work.
Reksten, TerryRattenburySono Nis Press, Vitoria, B.C., Canada1978The dramatic story of the well-known British Columbia architect and entrepreneur whose lurid death in England in 1935 provoked one of the most sensational criminal trials of the century.
Sauerwein, StanRattenburyAltitute Publishing Canada Ltd., Canmore, Ab, Canada2003The life and tragic end of BC's greatest Architect.
Segger, MartinThe Buildings of Samuel Maclure: In Search of Appropriate FormSono Nis Press, Vitoria, B.C., Canada1986History of the life and career of architect Samuel Maclure.
Simmons, H. LeslieThe Architect's Remodeling, Renovation, & Restoration HandbookVan Nostrand Reinhold, New York, Ny, United States1989Guide to producing the special documentation needed for construction projects that involve remodeling, renovation, or restoration.
Tapie, Victor-L.; A. Ross Williamson (translator)The Age of Grandeur: Baroque Art and ArchitectureFrederick A. Praeger, New York, NY, United States1961A portrait of the "golden age of European architecture", a vivid re-creation of one of the most controversial periods in art history. An account of the great creative burst of architectural genius when the Baroque style swept across Europe.
Timmons, Sharon (editor)Preservation and Conservation Principles and PracticesThe preservation Press, National Trust for Heritage Preservation, Washington D.C., United States1976Proceedings of the North American International Regional Conference, Williamsburg Virginia, and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, September 10-16, 1972. Conducted under the Auspices of the International Centre for Conservation, Rome, Italy, and the International Centre Committee of the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation.
724 Architecture from 1400Clerk, NathaliePalladian Style in Canadian ArchitectureNational Historic Parks and Sites Branch, Parks Canada, Environment Canada, Canada1984Story of the Palladian Style, which flourished in England from 1710 to 1750, based on the rules stablished by Palladio, the great architect of the Italian Renaissance, in Canada.
Wright, JanetArchitecture of the Picturesque in CanadaNational Historic Parks and Sites Branch, Parks Canada, Environment Canada, Canada1984Story of The Picturesque, an aesthetic point of view formulated in England during the last decade of the eighteenth century that sought to restore the true qualities of nature to landscape design, and the import of this style to Canada by colonial officials, middle-class immigrants and trained architects from Britain.
725 Public StructuresFormosa, GeraldThe Pleasure of Seeing: Architectural Sculptures & Decorative Art in VancouverSkorba Publishers, Vancouver, B.C., Canada1982Photographs of sculptures on exteriors of buildings in Vancouver.
Lai, Chuen-yan DavidArches in British ColumbiaSono Nis Press, Vitoria, B.C., Canada1982History of the at least 6 arches built and then dismantled by the Chinese community of Victoria to honor visiting Governor Generals of Canada.
Lai, Chuen-yan DavidThe Gates of Harmonious Interest: From Concept to RealityCity of Victoria, Victoria, BC, Canada1982Story of Canada's first permanent traditional Chinese Arch built to celebrate Canada's earliest Chinatown.
Ministry of the Provincial Secretary and Government Services (publisher)Parliament Buildings: Victoria, British Columbia, CanadaMinistry of the Provincial Secretary and Government Services, Victoria, B.C., CanadaNewsletter briefly showcasing the history of modern development in what is now the province of British Columbia with specific focus on the legislature and parliament buildings.
Ministry of the Provincial Secretary and Government Services (publisher)Parliament Buildings: Victoria, British Columbia, CanadaNewsletter briefly showcasing the history of modern development in what is now the province of British Columbia with specific focus on the legislature and parliament buildings.
Nelson C.D. (Ret.), Lt. Col. F.D.H.; Dr. N.E. OliverCFB Esquimalt Military HeritageResource Information Centre Heritage Conservation Branch, Victoria, B.C., Canada1982Report including a brief account of some aspects of military history as well as an inventory and evaluation of buildings which were constructed prior to 1939. The main body of the study contains the historical information on the base and the buildings which are considered to be of some significance.Photocopy
Segger, MartinThe British Columbia Parliament BuildingsArcon, Vancouver, B.C., Canada1979An engaging historical narrative and a penetrating architectural study illustrated with original plans and drawings, rare archival photographs, and full color photos. Includes a study of Victorian architectural taste, a detailed investigation of the Parliament buildings' monumental array of stained glass, an epilogue on the painstaking restoration of the buildings during the 1970s, historical background on the buildings and their architects, and a detailed account of a tour through the buildings.
Segger, MartinThe British Columbia Parliament BuildingsArcon, Vancouver, B.C., Canada1979An engaging historical narrative and a penetrating architectural study illustrated with original plans and drawings, rare archival photographs, and full color photos. Includes a study of Victorian architectural taste, a detailed investigation of the Parliament buildings' monumental array of stained glass, an epilogue on the painstaking restoration of the buildings during the 1970s, historical background on the buildings and their architects, and a detailed account of a tour through the buildings.
Segger, MartinThe British Columbia Parliament BuildingsArcon, Vancouver, B.C., Canada1979An engaging historical narrative and a penetrating architectural study illustrated with original plans and drawings, rare archival photographs, and full color photos. Includes a study of Victorian architectural taste, a detailed investigation of the Parliament buildings' monumental array of stained glass, an epilogue on the painstaking restoration of the buildings during the 1970s, historical background on the buildings and their architects, and a detailed account of a tour through the buildings.
Segger, MartinThe British Columbia Parliament BuildingsArcon, Vancouver, B.C., Canada1979An engaging historical narrative and a penetrating architectural study illustrated with original plans and drawings, rare archival photographs, and full color photos. Includes a study of Victorian architectural taste, a detailed investigation of the Parliament buildings' monumental array of stained glass, an epilogue on the painstaking restoration of the buildings during the 1970s, historical background on the buildings and their architects, and a detailed account of a tour through the buildings.
727 Buildings for Education & ResearchCernat, Jaqueline (editor)La Salle Academy: New Life for a Heritage BuildingMinistry of State, Urban Affairs, Canada1976History of the La Salle Academy buildings in Ottawa.
728 Residential & Related BuildingsCotton, Peter NeiveVice Regal Mansions of British ColumbiaElgin Publications Ltd. For the British Columbia Heritage Trust, Victoria, B.C., Canada1981Volume of archival photographs, early maps, business documents and correspondence from British Columbia's Past with letter and diary excerpts providing insights into the personalities and problems facing key figures in British Columbia's history.
Cotton, Peter NeiveVice Regal Mansions of British ColumbiaElgin Publications Ltd. For the British Columbia Heritage Trust, Victoria, B.C., Canada1981Volume of archival photographs, early maps, business documents and correspondence from British Columbia's Past with letter and diary excerpts providing insights into the personalities and problems facing key figures in British Columbia's history.
Cotton, Peter NeiveVice Regal Mansions of British ColumbiaElgin Publications Ltd. For the British Columbia Heritage Trust, Victoria, B.C., Canada1981Volume of archival photographs, early maps, business documents and correspondence from British Columbia's Past with letter and diary excerpts providing insights into the personalities and problems facing key figures in British Columbia's history.
Dornsife, Samuel J.Exterior Decoration: Victorian Colors for Victorian HousesThe Athenaeum Library of Nineteenth Century America, The Athenaeum of Philadelphia, PA, United States1976A treatise on the artistic use of colors in the ornamentation of buildings and a series of designs illustrating the effects of different combinations of colors in connection with various styles of architecture.
Grow, LawrenceThe Seventh Old House CatalogueSterling Publishing Co., Inc., New York, NY, United States1991The all new how-to-do-it, where-to-get-it guide. An A to Z sourcebook for restoration and remodeling.
Miller, Martin & JudithPeriod Details: A Sourcebook for House RestorationCrown Publishers Inc., New York, NY, United States1987A pictoral survey of the structural and decorative styles, materials, fixtures, and fittings essential to successful period restoration.
Miller, Martin & JudithPeriod Details: A Sourcebook for House RestorationCrown Publishers Inc., New York, NY, United States1987A pictoral survey of the structural and decorative styles, materials, fixtures, and fittings essential to successful period restoration.
Page, MarianHistoric Houses Restored and PreservedWhitney Library of Design, New York, NY, United States1976Behind the scenes view into the restoration of 18 historic houses spanning 350 years and encompassing four architectural styles. The restoration and preservation processes are described and documented through photographs, plans, and detail drawings, and through in-depth discussions of methods employed to effect authentic results.
Poore, Patricia (editor)This Old House Journal: Guide to RestorationDutton, New York, NY, United States1992Manual for old-house enthusiasts, homeowners, and architects from America's leading authority on authentic restoration. A hands-on guide that begins with the fine points of evaluating and buying an old house and goes on to offer easy-to-follow, step-by-step instructions that cover every detail of repair and restoration.
Poore, Patricia (editor)This Old House Journal: Guide to RestorationDutton, New York, NY, United States1992Manual for old-house enthusiasts, homeowners, and architects from America's leading authority on authentic restoration. A hands-on guide that begins with the fine points of evaluating and buying an old house and goes on to offer easy-to-follow, step-by-step instructions that cover every detail of repair and restoration.
Russell, NickGlorious Victorian Homes: 150 years of Architectural History in British Columbia's CapitalOld Goat Press, Victoria, B.C., Canada2016Photographic inventory and history of Victoria's Heritage homes. Previously published as Glorious Victorians: 150 Years/150 Houses, this is an updated version.
Russell, NickGlorious Victorians: 150 Years/ 150 Houses: Celebrating Residential Architecture in British Columbia's CapitalOld Goat Press, Victoria, B.C., Canada2011Celebrates buildings that reflect changing architectural fashions and that tell a story about the prosperity of British Columbia's capital city
Russell, NickGlorious Victorians: 150 Years/ 150 Houses: Celebrating Residential Architecture in British Columbia's CapitalOld Goat Press, Victoria, B.C., Canada2011Celebrates buildings that reflect changing architectural fashions and that tell a story about the prosperity of British Columbia's capital city
Shopsin, William C.Restoring Old Buildings for Contemporary UsesWhitney Library of Design, New York, NY, United States1989An American sourcebook for architects and preservationists.
Stricker, JudithRichard Carr House: A HistoryResource Information Centre Heritage Conservation Branch, Victoria, B.C., Canada1980History of Richard Carr, his house and land. Including reports and assessment of the buildings.Photocopy
Talcott, Charles W. (publisher)Two-Story HomesHome Planners, Inc., Tuscon, Az, United States1991478 Designs for 1 1/2 and 2 story homes.
Victoria Heritage Foundation, TheThis Old House: Victoria's Heritage Neighborhoods Volume One: Fernwood and Victoria WestVictoria Heritage Foundation, Victoria, BC, Canada2013Pictoral and historical inventory of Victoria's designated and registered heritage homes including a preface outlining the guidelines for the extensive research involved.
Victoria Heritage Foundation, TheThis Old House: Victoria's Heritage Neighborhoods Volume Two: James BayVictoria Heritage Foundation, Victoria, BC, Canada2013Pictoral and historical inventory of Victoria's designated and registered heritage homes including a preface outlining the guidelines for the extensive research involved.
Victoria Heritage Foundation, TheThis Old House: Victoria's Heritage Neighborhoods Volume Three: Rockland, Burnside, Harris Greet, Hillside-Quadra, North Park, OaklandsVictoria Heritage Foundation, Victoria, BC, Canada2014Pictoral and historical inventory of Victoria's designated and registered heritage homes including a preface outlining the guidelines for the extensive research involved.
Victoria Heritage Foundation, TheThis Old House: Victoria's Heritage Neighborhoods Volume Four: Fairfield, Gonzales, JubileeVictoria Heritage Foundation, Victoria, BC, Canada2009Pictoral and historical inventory of Victoria's designated and registered heritage homes including a preface outlining the guidelines for the extensive research involved.
729 Design & DecorationBicknell, A.J., William T. ComstockVictoria Architecture: Two Pattern BooksThe Athenaeum Library of Nineteenth Century America, The American Life Foundation & Study Institute, Watkins Glen, NY, United States1977Pattern Book of Victoria Architecture.
745 Decorative ArtsGreen, Gordon H. (editor)A Heritage of Canadian HandicraftsMcClelland and Stewart Limited, Toronto, On, Canada1967This book traces the development of regional specialties and surveys the distinctive crafts for which each province of Canada is noted. It is a valuable guide to the past and present-day areas where authentic folk craft and traditional fine craftsmanship has been and is being practiced.
Rago, DavidStyle 1900 Vol. 16 No. 2Steven Becker, Lambertville, New Jersey, Canada2003Magazine of turn-of-the-century design.
747 Interior DecorationCalloway, Stephen; Elizabeth Cromley (editors)The Elements of StyleSimon & Schuster, New York, NY, United States1991A practical encyclopedia of interior architectural details from 1485 to the present
Decorators Supply Corp., The (publisher)Ornaments for Woodwork-Furniture: Catalogue 124The Decorators Supply Corps., Chicago, Illinois, United StatesIllustrated catalogue of period ornaments cast in composition and wood fiber for woodwork-furniture.
Ferdinadez, GenevieveAmerican Traditional: A Comprehensive Guide to Home Decorating the Ethan Allen WaySimon & Schuster, New York, NY, United States1984A look at Ethan Allen and the American traditional decorating style. An expert step-by-step guide through the decorating process.
Nylander. Richard C.Wall Papers for Historic Buildings Second EditionThe Preservation Press, National Trust for Heritage Preservation, Washington D.C., United States1992Attempts to answer the question "What shall we do with our walls" by offering a catalogue of more then 1000 authentically reproduced designs available today.
Reed, Ronald J.; Stephanie CulpThe Craftsmanship Revival in Interior Design: How Today's Artisans Preserve Yesterday's Skills Stoddart Publishing Co. Limited, Toronto, Ontario, Canada1989Thorough exploration of the new wave of creativity reflected in the work of highly talented, trained artisans everywhere. The book is organized by medium and includes over 200 photographs.
Schwin III, LawrenceDecorating Old House Interiors: American Classics 1650-1960Sterling Publishing Co., Inc., New York, NY, United States1994Exploration of the design elements of 30 different decorating styles from 300 years of American interior design history. Includes full-color drawings, photographs, and samples of historic and reproduction textiles and wall and floor coverings from the major decorative periods from 1650 to 1960.
749 Furniture & AccessoriesAndrews, JohnThe Price Guide to Victorian, Edwardian, and 1920s FurnitureThe Antique Collectors Club Ltd, England1980This book discusses British Furniture from about 1860 until 1930. Included inside is an revised pricelist booklet from 1990.
770 Photography, Photographs & Computer ArtMattisen, DavidCamera Workers: The British Columbia Photographers Directory 1868-1900Camera Workers press. Victoria, BC, Canada1985An attempt to provide as much information as possible about commercial landscape and portrait photographers who worked in or visited British Columbia in the 19th century.
778 Fields & Kinds of PhotographyKopelow, GerryHow to Photograph Buildings and InteriorsPrinceton Architectural Press, New York, New York, United States1998Guide on how to take high-quality photographs for architects, interior designers, engineers, heritage preservers, and professional photographers. The book starts with the basics, and this expanded version also includes 9 new chapters that focus on more advanced topics.
784 Instruments & Instrumental EnsemblesMirtle, JCP02 Jack The Naden Band: A HistoryJackstays Publishing, Victoria, BC, Canada1990History of the Naden Band and the people who played in the band starting with the pre-Naden volunteer band in 1932.
800 Literature & Rhetoric813 American Fiction in EnglishDuffus, MaureenA Most Unusual Colony: Vancouver Island 1849 - 1860Desktop Publishing ltd., Victoria, BC, Canada1996Based on a prodigious amount of research, this book blends fact and fiction to present a picture of life in Fort Victoria that is both entertaining and convincing.
900 History & Geography901 Philosophy & TheoryCareless, J.M.S.Canada: A Story of ChallengeMacmillan of Canada, Toronto, Ontario, Canada1973Revised Edition of the popular history of Canada with maps and illustrations.
917.1 Geography of & Travel in North America; CanadaAnderson, Allan; Betty TomlinsonGreetings from CanadaMacmillan of Canada, Toronto, Ontario, Canada1978An album of unique Canadian Postcards from the Edwardian Era 1900-1916
Lawrence, R.D.Canada's National ParksCollins, Toronto, Ontario, Canada1983With more than 400 full color photographs, and text by one of North America's most celebrated nature writers, this pictoral tribute celebrates the vast and spectacular beauty of all of the 29 parks in this country's nationwide park system.
MacLennan, HughThe Color of CanadaThe Canadian Illustrated Library, McClelland and Stewart Limited, Toronto, Ontario, Canada1967Photographs from across Canada.
Yeates, MauriceMain Streets: Windsor to Quebec CityThe Macmillan Company of Canada Ltd. In association with the Ministry of State of Urban Affairs, Ottawa, Canada1975Analysis of main streets in cities across Canada commissioned by the Minister of State for Urban Affairs.
917.2 Geography of & Travel in North America: British ColumbiaAdams, John D. (editor)Heritage Cemeteries in British Columbia: Collected PapersVictoria Branch, British Columbia Historical Federation, Victoria, BC, Canada.1985A collection of articles and photographs prepared in conjunction with the "Heritage Cemeteries in British Columbia Symposium" outlining the history and conservation of old cemeteries in BC.
Blanchet, M. WylieThe Curve of TimeGray's Publishing, Sidney, BC, Canada1968An account of the authors camping and sailing adventures up the coast of British Columbia with her young children.
British Columbia Centennial '71 Committee (publisher)It Happened in British Columbia: A Pictoral Review 1871 - 1971The British Columbia Centennial '71 Committee, Victoria, BC, Canada1970An illustrated review of some aspects of British Columbia's first 100 years as a Canadian Province.
British Columbia Centennial '71 Committee (publisher)It Happened in British Columbia: A Pictoral Review 1871 - 1971The British Columbia Centennial '71 Committee, Victoria, BC, Canada1970An illustrated review of some aspects of British Columbia's first 100 years as a Canadian Province.
Johnson, R. ByronVery Far West IndeedSampson Low, Marston, Low, & Searle, London, England1985A few rough experiences on the North-West Pacific Coast.
McDonald, Herbert L.British Columbia: Challenge in AbundanceThe Canadian Confederation Centennial Committee of British Columbia1966Through text and photographs, this book explores the past, present, and future of British Columbia.
Middleton, LynnPlace Names of the Pacific Northwest Coast Elldee Publishing Company, Victoria, BC, Canada1969Origins, histories, and anecdotes in bibliographic form about the coast of British Columbia, Washington, and Oregon.
Pattison, KenMilestones on Vancouver IslandPattison Ventures Ltd., Victoria, BC, Canada1983A concise guide to historical and present day attractions along the roads and highways of Vancouver Island.
917.3 Geography of & Travel in North America: Greater VictoriaBarefoot, KevinVictoria: Secrets of the CityArsenal Pulp Press, Vancouver, BC, Canada2000A guidebook of Victoria produced in conjunction with Monday Magazine including little-known facts about icons and tips to the city's best dining, shopping, and nightlife.
Chope, J. GordonA Fantastikall Guide to Beacon Hill Park1982Walking guide to beacon hill park with maps and directions.
Edis, Graham; Nelson DeweyVictoria SketchbookMcGraw-Hill Ryerson Limited, Toronto, Ontario, Canada1981Brief illustrated guide to some of Victoria's landmark buildings.
Forward, C.N. (editor)Residential and Neighbourhood Studies in Victoria Western Geographic Series, Vol. 5University of Victoria, Victoria, B.C., Canada1973Written by faculty members and former graduate students of the Geography Department of the University of Victoria, this book explores the diversity of neighbourhood character taking various theoretical positions.
Lee, BarrieVictoria on FootTerrapin Publishing Ltd., Victoria, BC, Canada1979Illustrated walking tours of Centennial Square, Chinatown, Hotels of the 1800s, Law Chambers and Hangings, Inner Harbour, and Laurel Point
Lee, BarrieVictoria on FootTerrapin Publishing Ltd., Victoria, BC, Canada1979Illustrated walking tours of Centennial Square, Chinatown, Hotels of the 1800s, Law Chambers and Hangings, Inner Harbour, and Laurel Point
McDougall, DuncanVictoria: The Garden City Whitecap Books, Vancouver, BC, Canada1979Photographs of historical houses, gardens, and places in Victoria.
Morgan, Roland; Emily DisherVictoria: Then and NowBodima Publications, Vancouver, BC, Canada1977130 flashback photographs with commentaries.
Morgan, Roland; Emily DisherVictoria: Then and NowBodima Publications, Vancouver, BC, Canada1977130 flashback photographs with commentaries.
Shortt, MarjorieWesterly Wanderings: A Guide to the Western CommunitiesWord Magic Publications, Victoria, BC, Canada1985A guide to the western communities including photographs, histories, landscapes, and activities.
920 Biography, Geneaology, & InsigniaBaxter, AngusIn Search of Your Roots: A Guide for Canadians Seeking their Ancestorsmacmillan of Canada, Toronto, Ontario, Canada1978A complete guide to help Canadians trace their family trees.
Broadfoot, BarryThe Pioneer Years 1895 - 1914: Memories of Settlers Who Opened the WestDoubleday Canada Ltd., Toronto, Ontario, Canada1976Collection of oral histories from pioneers who settled the West of Canada.
Pethick, DerekMen of British ColumbiaHancock House Publishers Ltd, Saanichton, BC, CanadaHistory of British Columbia's forefathers.
Poynor, RickNigel Coates: The City in MotionRizzoli International Publications Inc., New York, New York, United States1989Look at the career of Nigel Coates through text and photographs.
940 History of EuropeGough, BarryFrom Classroom to Battlefield: Victoria High School and the First World WarHeritage House Publishing Company Ltd., Victoria, BC, Canada2014Story of the students and recent graduates from Victoria who fought in Europe in WWI.
971.06 History of CanadaBegg, AlexanderHistory of British Columbia William Briggs, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.1894History of British Columbia from its earliest discovery to the present day (1894). Illustrated.
Brown, Gregg; Linda MooreThe Story of CPR Roundhouses in British Columbia1978UBC School of Architecture Summer Project. Stories of CPR Roundhouses as an expression of the age of the great steam locomotive. The narrative unfolds through a folklore of social history and architecture, bringing together a rich pioneering heritage of human experience.
Clark, Brenda; Nicole Kilburn; Nick Russell (editors)Victoria Underfoot: Excavating a City's SecretsHarbour Publishing, Madeira Park, BC, Canada2008Colourfully illustrated with photographs and historical documents, this book is an exploration of BC subterranean searches. Archeologists, anthropologists, historians, and heritage researchers sift through the soil to unravel the mysteries below British Columbia's capital city.
Creighton, DonaldCanada's First Century: 1867-1967Macmillan of Canada, Toronto, Ontario, Canada1970History of Canada from confederation to present (1970).
Grant, PeterVictoria: A History in PhotographsAltitude Publishing, Canmore, Alberta, Canada.1995Brief, illustrated history of Victoria from the early fort to the 1980s.
Heritage Society of British Columbia (publisher)Heritage Resource DirectoryHeritage Society of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada1990Directory of archeologists, architects, contractors, craftsmen, engineers, house moving companies, interpreters, researchers, and heritage suppliers in BC in 1990. The directory includes only information sent to the heritage society by entrants.
Kluckner, MichealCanada: A Journey of DiscoveryRaincoast Books, Vancouver, BC, Canada1998The author presents an affirming summation of the essence of Canada through the colourful pages of his sketchbook, and the incisive word-portraits of the landscapes he visited.
Koltun, LillyCity Blocks, City Spaces1980Historical Photographs of Canada's Urban Growth, c. 1850-1900. National photography collection. This catalogue accompanied an exhibition first shown in Ottawa from April 22 to July 8, 1980.
Lorenz, Claudia; Kathryn McKayTrademarks and Salmon Aet: A Brand New PerspectiveThe Gulf of Georgia Cannery Society, Richmond British Columbia, Canada2002Result of a collaborative research project undertaken by a team of university students, writers, and museum professionals to examine the historical context surrounding the production of British Columbia salmon can labels, ca. 1890-1950. This study focuses primarily upon label specimens of the Gulf of Georgia Cannery society's extensive salmon can label collection.
McClelland, JackThe Age of Innocence: Canadas Illustrated HeritageNatural Science of Canada Limited, Toronto, Ontario, Canada1977History of Canada 1870-1880 with illustrations.
Paterson, T.W. British Columbia: The Pioneer Years Vol. 1Stagecoach Publishing Co. Ltd., Langley, BC, Canada1980This series is devoted to the lives and times of the early Canadian pioneers. Province by province it examines their hardships, joys, sorrows, triumphs, and defeats as they settled the new land and established homes.
Neering, RosemaryWinners & Losers, Gamblers All: Memories of Historic British ColumbiaOxford University Press, Toronto, Ontario, Canada1984History of the 'gamblers' of British Columbia; from the first Europeans such as captain Cook, to sailors, trappers, priests, gold-diggers, saloon-keepers, railway-builders, etc. Combining modern photography and historical research to bring alive 200 years of BC history.
971.12 History of CanadaBarr, Jennifer NellSaanich Heritage Structures: An InventoryThe corporation of the District of Saanich, Saanich, BC, Canada1991An illustrated inventory of the heritage homes and buildings in Saanich
Barr, Jennifer Nell; Mary E. Doody Jones; Helen EdwardsRoss Bay Villa: A Colonial Cottage 1865-1999Hallmark Heritage Society, Victoria, BC, Canada1999This book details the currently-known information regarding the historic site located at 1490 Fairfield Road. First published in 1998 as The Winter House: Ross Bay Villa 1865-1998 .
Barr, Jennifer Nell: Mary E. Doody Jones; Helen EdwardsRoss Bay Villa: A Colonial Cottage 1865-1999Hallmark Heritage Society, Victoria, BC, Canada1999This book details the currently-known information regarding the historic site located at 1490 Fairfield Road. First published in 1998 as The Winter House: Ross Bay Villa 1865-1998.
Barr, Jennifer Nell; Helen Edwards; Mary E. Doody JonesThe Winter House: Ross Bay Villa 1865-1998Hallmark Heritage Society, Victoria, BC, Canada1998This book details the currently-known information regarding the historic site located at 1490 Fairfield Road.
Barr, Jennifer Nell: Helen Edwards; Mary E. Doody JonesThe Winter House: Ross Bay Villa 1865-1998Hallmark Heritage Society, Victoria, BC, Canada1998This book details the currently-known information regarding the historic site located at 1490 Fairfield Road.
Castle, Geoggrey (author); Barry F. King (illustrator) Victoria LandmarksGeoffrey Castle and Barry F. King, Victoria, BC, Canada1967Illustrated survey of Victoria's historic landmarks
Castle, Geoggrey (author); Barry F. King (illustrator) Victoria LandmarksGeoffrey Castle and Barry F. King, Victoria, BC, Canada1967Illustrated survey of Victoria's historic landmarks
Corporation of the District of Oak Bay, The (publisher)Oak Bay British Columbia in PhotographsThe Corporation of the District of Oak Bay, Oak Bay, BC, Canada2006A centennial tribute to the unique municipality nestled on the south shore of Vancouver Island. Combining archival and modern photographs with lively text, this book covers in words and pictures the many aspects of Oak Bay.
Donald Luxton Associates Inc.; Jennifer Nell BarrSaanich Heritage StructuresThe corporation of the District of Saanich, Saanich, BC, Canada2008Register of heritage buildings in Saanich.
Hallmark Heritage Society (publisher)Inventory of Heritage BuildingsHallmark Heritage Society, Victoria, BC, Canada1978Reference guide of heritage buildings in Victoria including full page photographs.
Hallmark Heritage Society (publisher)Inventory of Heritage BuildingsHallmark Heritage Society, Victoria, BC, Canada1978Reference guide of heritage buildings in Victoria including full page photographs.
Hallmark Heritage Society (publisher)Inventory of Heritage BuildingsHallmark Heritage Society, Victoria, BC, Canada1978Reference guide of heritage buildings in Victoria including full page photographs.
Hallmark Heritage Society (publisher)Survey of Historic Buildings Appendix I & IIHallmark Heritage Society, Victoria, BC, CanadaList of historic buildings in Victoria with small photographs cut out and glued to each page.
Heritage Advisory and Archival Committee (publishers) A Registry of Residential Buildings of Heritage Merit The corporation of the District of Saanich, Saanich, BC, Canada1983Inventory of buildings in Saanich meriting inclusion in A Registry of Residential Buildings of Heritage Merit" prepared from building permit records.
Heritage Advisory and Archival Committee (publishers)A Registry of Residential Buildings of Heritage Merit Part 1-Accessible BuildingsThe corporation of the District of Saanich, Saanich, BC, Canada1983 Inventory of buildings in Saanich meriting inclusion in A Registry of Residential Buildings of Heritage Merit prepared from building permit records.
Luxton, Donald; Victoria Civic Heritage TrustTest of Time: The Enduring Legacy of Victoria City HallVictoria Civic Heritage Trust, Victoria, BC, Canada2012The remarkable story of a significant civic landmark building.
Pepper, Jane; Graham Fligg, Shirley BellList compiled from the Canadian Inventory of Historic Buildings.
971.13 History of CanadaAbraham, DorothyRomantic Vancouver IslandA sketch of life on Vancouver Island.
Atkin, JohnStrathcona: Vancouver's First NeighborhoodWhitecap Books, Vancouver, BC, Canada1994Through text and photographs, this book captures the essence of the fascinating neighbourhood of Strathcona. It chronicles the people and events that have shaped the area such as the Hastings Mill, David Oppenheimer, Strathcona School, and recent advancements such as the innovative allotment garden.
Atkin, JohnStrathcona: Vancouver's First NeighborhoodWhitecap Books, Vancouver, BC, Canada1994Through text and photographs, this book captures the essence of the fascinating neighbourhood of Strathcona. It chronicles the people and events that have shaped the area such as the Hastings Mill, David Oppenheimer, Strathcona School, and recent advance
Berton, Pierre; Carolyn Smyly; Terry Reksten; Alastair Kerr; Martin Segger; Stuart Stark; Reynold KnowltonThe Crystal Gardens: West Coast Pleasure Palace The Crystal Gardens Preservation Society, Victoria, BC, Canada1977The history of the Crystal Gardens Building through stories and recollections by the authors.
Berton, Pierre; Carolyn Smyly; Terry Reksten; Alastair Kerr; Martin Segger; Stuart Stark; Reynold KnowltonThe Crystal Gardens: West Coast Pleasure Palace (Specially Bound Edition 120)The Crystal Gardens Preservation Society, Victoria, BC, Canada1977The history of the Crystal Gardens Building through stories and recollections by the authors.
Berton, Pierre; Carolyn Smyly; Terry Reksten; Alastair Kerr; Martin Segger; Stuart Stark; Reynold KnowltonThe Crystal Gardens: West Coast Pleasure Palace (Specially Bound Edition 166)The Crystal Gardens Preservation Society, Victoria, BC, Canada1977The history of the Crystal Gardens Building through stories and recollections by the authors.
British Columbia Centennial Committee (publishers)British Columbia: Official Centennial RecordEvergreen Press Limited, Vancouver, BC, Canada1958Illustrated history of British Columbia in celebration of its centennial.
City of Victoria Heritage Advisory Committee, The This Old House: An Inventory of Residential Heritage City of VictoriaCity of Victoria Heritage Advisory Committee, Victoria, BC, Canada1991Register of heritage buildings in Victoria.
City of Victoria Heritage Advisory Committee, The This Old House: An Inventory of Residential Heritage City of VictoriaCity of Victoria Heritage Advisory Committee, Victoria, BC, Canada1991Register of heritage buildings in Victoria.
City of Victoria Parks Department, TheBeacon Hill Park 1992 - 1982: A Brief HistoryCity of Victoria Parks Department, Victoria, BC, Canada1882Booklet giving a brief history of Beacon Hill Park and celebrating the 100th anniversary.
Clark, CecilThe Best of Victoria Yesterday & TodayThe Victorian Weekly, Victoria, BC, Canada1973A nostalgic 115 year pictoral history of Victoria.
Corporation of Land Surveyors of the Province of British Columbia (publishers)Professional Land Surveyors of British Columbia: Cumulative Nominal Roll 7th EditionCorporation of Land Surveyors of the Province of British Columbia, Victoria, BV, Canada1998List of land surveyors in British Columbia in 1998.
Field, DorothyBuilt Heritage in Esquimalt: An Inventory1984Inventory of heritage buildings in Esquimalt.
Gregson, HarryA History of Victoria 1842-1970: With Illustrations and MapsJ.J. Douglas Ltd, Vancouver, BC, Canada1977Balanced and fascinating account of Victoria's growth. Tells a story full of politics and stormy personalities, famous men and boom and bust economies. But it is also a story of the private joys of a city proud of its heritage, its architecture and its way of life.
Horth, NellNorth Saanich: Memories and PioneersPorthole Press, Ltd. Sidney, BC, Canada1988The story of the growth of North Saanich from its early years told through stories and memories. Also includes a list and basic information on some of the early pioneers.
Gulf Island Branch, B.C. Historical Association (publisher)A Gulf Island Patchwork: Some Early Events on the Islands of Galiano, Mayne, Saturna, North and South PenderGulf Islands Branch, B.C., Historical Association, Pender Island, BC, Canada1991Stories of Canada's beautiful western islands through reminiscences and anecdotes
Gulf Island Branch, B.C. Historical Association (publisher)A Gulf Island Patchwork: Some Early Events on the Islands of Galiano, Mayne, Saturna, North and South PenderGulf Islands Branch, B.C., Historical Association, Pender Island, BC, Canada1991Stories of Canada's beautiful western islands through reminiscences and anecdotes
Helgesen, Marion I. (editor)Footprints: Pioneer Families of the Metchosin District: Southern Vancouver Island 1851-1900Metchosin School Museum Society, Metchosin, BC, Canada1983This book records the first half century of settlement in Metchosin.
Hill, Beth; Sue Mouat; Margaret Cunningham; Lillian Horsdal Times Past: Salt Spring Island Houses and History Before the Turn of the Century1983Illustrated history of Salt Spring Island
Holloway, GodfreyThe Empress of Victoria (hardcover)Pacifica Productions Limited, Victoria, BC, Canada1968History of the Empress Hotel in Victoria BC.
Holloway, GodfreyThe Empress of Victoria (paperback)Empress Publications, Victoria, BC, Canada1980History of the Empress Hotel in Victoria BC.
Huot, BillChinatownInventory of buildings in Victoria's Chinatown neighbourhood and analytical essays studying the Chinese and Chinatowns in BC.
Insight ConsultantsHeritage Inventory of Industrial Buildings Victoria1982Inventory and evaluations of heritage buildings in Victoria including photographs, graphs, and maps.
Johnson-Dean, Christina B.The Crease Family Archives: A Record of Settlement and Service in British ColumbiaProvincial Archives of British Columbia, Victoria, BC, Canada1982?Excerpts from the Crease Family collection of paintings, drawings, photographs, maps, architectural drawings, correspondence, diaries, certificates, miscellaneous papers, and memorabilia comprising one of the richest family archives in the Provincial Archives of BC.
Jupp, UrsulaFrom Cordwood to Campus in Gordon Head 1852-1959 (hardcover)Ursula Jupp, Victoria, BC, Canada1975The story of the district of Gordon Head from the days when great firs covered most of its then virgin 2000 acres to 1959 when 120 of the 380 acres that now make up the campus of Uvic were purchased. Traces the area's development from the times of pioneers.
Jupp, UrsulaFrom Cordwood to Campus in Gordon Head 1852-1959(hardcover)Ursula Jupp, Victoria, BC, Canada1975The story of the district of Gordon Head from the days when great firs covered most of its then virgin 2000 acres to 1959 when 120 of the 380 acres that now make up the campus of Uvic were purchased. Traces the area's development from the times of pioneer
Jupp, UrsulaFrom Cordwood to Campus in Gordon Head 1852-1959(paperback)Ursula Jupp, Victoria, BC, Canada1990The story of the district of Gordon Head from the days when great firs covered most of its then virgin 2000 acres to 1959 when 120 of the 380 acres that now make up the campus of Uvic were purchased. Traces the area's development from the times of pioneer
Kluckner, MichealVanishing VancouverWhitecap Books, Vancouver, BC, Canada1990Collection of watercolors painted in the late 1980s of downtown houses and buildings as well as text and photographs. Combination of architectural history, social history, contemporary politics, art, and nostalgia. A deeply philosophical look at the city that, almost since its founding over a century ago, has been so busy rushing headlong into the future that it has forgotten to keep evidence of its past.
Longstaff, Major F.V.Esquimalt Navy Base: A History of its Work and its DefensesThe Victoria Book & Stationary Co., Ltd., Victoria, BC, Canada1941History of the Esquimalt Navy Base from 1837 to 1941.
Nesbitt, James K. Album of Victoria Old Homes and FamiliesHebden Printing Co., Ltd., Victoria, BC, Canada1956Brief, illustrated history of some of the important families and houses of early Victoria.
Ovanin, Thomas K. Island Heritage Buildings: A Selection of Heritage Buildings in the Islands Trust AreaIsland Trust, BC, Canada1984Inventory of heritage buildings on the Gulf Islands.
Plasterer, Herbert P. Fort Victoria: From Fur Trading Post to Capital City of British Columbia, CanadaIllustrated history of Fort Victoria
Plasterer, Herbert P. Fort Victoria: From Fur Trading Post to Capital City of British Columbia, CanadaIllustrated history of Fort Victoria
Plasterer, Herbert P. Fort Victoria: From Fur Trading Post to Capital City of British Columbia, CanadaIllustrated history of Fort Victoria
Plasterer, Herbert P. Fort Victoria: From Fur Trading Post to Capital City of British Columbia, CanadaIllustrated history of Fort Victoria
Prospect Lake Heritage Society (publishers)Prospect Lake: ReflectionsProspect Lake Heritage Society, BC, Canada2012A photographic tribute of significant heritage stories relating to the area of Prospect Lake.
Ringuette, JanisBeacon Hill Park History 1942 -2004Janis Ringuette, Victoria, BC, Canada2004Detailed history of Beacon Hill Park including indigenous and European history
Ryan, JimJim Ryan: Assignment VictoriaReview Publishing House, Sidney, BC, Canada1970Photographs of Victoria people and places.
Saanich Heritage…Saanich Heritage Evaluation: An OFY ProjectInventory of heritage buildings in Saanich organized by neighbourhood.
Segger, Martin; Douglas FranklinVictoria: A Primer for Regional History in Architecture 1843-1929A pilgrim guide to historic architecture, Watkis Glen, New York, United States1979A study of Victoria's building history.
Sooke Region Historical Society & Sooke Region Historical Book Committee (publishers)101 Historical Buildings of the Sooke RegionSooke Region Historical Society & Sooke Region Historical Book Committee 1985Inventory of heritage buildings in the Sooke region.
Stranix, DorothyNotes and Quotes: A Brief Historical Record of Colwood, Langford, Metchosin, Happy Valley-Glen Lake, on Southern Vancouver IslandThe Joint Centennial Committee for Colwood, Langford, Metchosin, Happy Valley - Glen Lake, BC, CanadaA brief history of the west shore communities of Vancouver Island including stories and anecdotes.
Teague, Jarrett ThomasBlessings in Plenty From John Dean: A Life and Park HistoryJarrett Thomas Teague, Sidney, BC, Canada1998This book is the story of John Dean, one of British Columbia's pioneers.
Tomaszewski, MonikaThe History of Market Square: Victoria's Historic Festival Marketplace1989Brief history of the area of Market Square in Downtown Victoria.
Victoria Centennial Celebration Society (publishers)Victoria Historical ReviewVictoria Centennial Celebration Society, Victoria, BC, Canada1962Brief history of interesting people, places, and events in Victoria over the past 100 years.
Victoria Centennial Celebration Society (publishers)Victoria Historical ReviewVictoria Centennial Celebration Society, Victoria, BC, Canada1962Brief history of interesting people, places, and events in Victoria over the past 100 years.
Virgin, Victor E. History of North and South Saanich Pioneers and DistrictsSaanich Pioneer Society, Victoria, BC, Canada1978Brief history, including photographs, of the pioneers of North and South Saanich.
Whittaker, John A. (editor)Early Land Surveyors of British ColumbiaThe Corporation of Land Surveyors of the Province of British Columbia, Victoria, BC, Canada1990Inventory and history of early land surveyors.