Life in Barkerville
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A selection of resources about life in the Gold Rush town of Barkerville, B.C.
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Collections — Barkerville Collections

Collections — Barkerville Collections | Life in Barkerville | Scoop.it

Use the search feature here to find images, documents and artifacts from Barkerville, B.C. For example, you can type in someone's name or an occupation into the search field, and see what comes up. In some cases, you might be able to find a photograph or a document! In other cases, the database will just tell you that there is an item in the archives matching this keyword.

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House of Nines Design: Customer Question: Millinery vs. Hattery

House of Nines Design: Customer Question: Millinery vs. Hattery | Life in Barkerville | Scoop.it
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All about millinery!

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Tinsmith's Shop - Upper Canada Village

Tinsmith's Shop - Upper Canada Village | Life in Barkerville | Scoop.it
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Images from Barkerville

Images from Barkerville | Life in Barkerville | Scoop.it

These photos and drawings are from the B.C. Archives. You can click on each photo and look at its date. The time period we are mainly looking at is the 1860s to late 1890s.

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Barkerville Archive

Barkerville Archive | Life in Barkerville | Scoop.it

This resource has thousands of photos from Barkerville! It can be a little hard to find what you're looking for, so keep your eyes peeled for photos of people and businesses. In some cases, you'll be able to find names or other information.

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19th-Century Shoe Making | Old Sturbridge Village

19th-Century Shoe Making | Old Sturbridge Village | Life in Barkerville | Scoop.it
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Learn all about how cobblers made shoes in the 19th Century.

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A Timeline of Woodworking Tools | Carpentry History | SofasAndSectionals.com

A Timeline of Woodworking Tools | Carpentry History | SofasAndSectionals.com | Life in Barkerville | Scoop.it
Many of the most popular tools used for woodworking can trace their roots to the 18th and 19th centuries. Read on to learn more about the origins of your favorite tool for carpentry, building or working with wood.
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Find out about 19th century woodworking tools!

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MAIN PAGE - THE CARIBOO GOLD RUSH - BC ARCHIVES TIME MACHINE

MAIN PAGE - THE CARIBOO GOLD RUSH - BC ARCHIVES TIME MACHINE | Life in Barkerville | Scoop.it
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This page tells the story of the Cariboo Gold Rush. There are some photos and links to help you learn more!

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People of the Cariboo

People of the Cariboo | Life in Barkerville | Scoop.it
In 1858 the British Columbia Cariboo Gold Rush boomed as people opened up roadhouses along the Cariboo Wagon Road.
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Images of storefronts

Images of storefronts | Life in Barkerville | Scoop.it

Take a close look at some of these photos of Barkerville storefronts to get ideas for your own.

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