- CA Barkerville Historic Town BARK_RG136
This collection consists primarily of various records of the Lee Chong Store, as well as some personal and mining related correspondence.
Box 1 – 13 Statements & Invoices 1925·-1924
Box 14 Misc. Receipts 1935-1942
Box 15 – 21 Correspondence...
Bill Hong (Wong Mon Hong)
A set of 37 rectangular-shaped, textile-backed game markers. Each item displays two Chinese characters in black ink.
File 1: Chinese newspaper
File 2: textile pieces with hand-written Chinese characters
File 3: Chinese paper of various colours and markings
One piece of paper depicting Chinese characters stamped in red ink along with company name in English (illegible).
Includes Chinese White Pigeon Lottery game chits. Also includes reproductions of the White Pigeon Lottery chits and a memo from Greg Oleksiuk, dated September 27, 2000, explaining the lottery pieces.
Record group includes rubber stamps of Chinese characters, hand-written Kwong Lee & Co. bills from 1861–1862, immigration papers, "British Columbia Monthly"magazines, maps of the Cariboo district, books, pamphlets, and articles.
Train Ticket for the E&N Railway
- CA CUMB CUMB_982.020.009
This ticket allowed to buyer to travel from Royston to Union Bay B.C. on the E&N Railway; the price was 20 cents. Date: December, 25, 1930.
Esquimalt and Nanaimo Railway
This collection consists primarily of assorted Chinese papers
Box 1: books, Chinese dictionaries, and Chinese-English dictionaries
Box 2: books about herbs, ailments, Chinese opera, divination, abaci, gambling,history, letter writing, dictionari...
Newspaper wallpaper samples from Kwong Sang Wing Co. in Barkerville.
Includes 33 chits with black Chinese characters used in the gambling game Zhi Hua.
Assorted unidentified published and unpublished Chinese books.
File 2: paper fragments with Chinese characters.
Files 1-2: document with Chinese characters in red and black ink
File 3: label with Chinese characters in red ink
File 4: Wong Shun Tong documents
Files 5-8: Paper document with Chinese characters in red ink
File 9: Thomas Shotbolt Limited label f...
File 11: fragment of Chinese writing from Lee Chong Co.
File 12: Chinese documents
Record group includes Chinese and English books with a child's handwriting, a Chinese atlas, a Chinese newspaper, receipts, and paper with Chinese characters.
95 pieces of rice paper, each backed with card stock for durability (added after). Each piece has stamp-printed Chinese characters; some have handwritten Chinese writing on them and some have characters marked out by black or red ink. Also include...
Boxes contain various paper items. Some items are reproductions, some are product packaging, some are original artifacts, and some are paper fragments.
Originals and reproductions of China's Foreign Exchange Certificates.
Includes transcripts of conversations with Bill Hong, photographs of Lee Chong, reproduction wedding and family portraits, account books, receipts, immigration certificates, and a Victory Bonds certificate.
Record group includes two items: Chinese writing on six pieces of paper glued to a weathered board. The items are very similar in form.
Includes an account book of the purchase of a building from one of the members for a Tai Ping Fong (Peace Room) at Keitheley Creek in 1888.
An official Chinese Head Tax certificate dated April 13, 1903 and an envelope connected to Kwong Yee Jane & Co.
BC Express Company receipts with Chinese writing on verso, dated April and May 1883.