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Poulis, Randy and John Roberts. “Lord of Williams Lake.” In British Columbia Historical News, 1994. 26-27.

Grey literature biography history Post-Confederation Pre-Confederation

Pritchard, Allan. “Letters of a Victorian naval officer: Edmund Verney in British Columbia, 1862-65,” BC Studies 86 (1990): 28-56, https://ojs.library.ubc.ca/index.php/bcstudies/article/view/1354/1397.

Journal Articles biography history Indigenous

Pue, Wesley. “Banned from Lawyering: William John Gordon Martin, Communist,” BC Studies 162 (2009): 111-136, https://ojs.library.ubc.ca/index.php/bcstudies/article/view/268/333.

Journal Articles biography law

Pynn, Larry. “Return to Marble Island,” British Columbia Magazine 50, no. 4 (2008): 58-60.

Journal Articles biography

Raibmon, Paige. “"A New Understanding of Things Indian": George Raley's Negotiation of the Residential School Experience,” BC Studies 110 (1996): 69-96, https://ojs.library.ubc.ca/index.php/bcstudies/article/view/1343/1386.

Journal Articles biography Indigenous

Ralston, Keith. “John Sullivan Deas: A Black Entrepreneur in British Columbia Salmon Canning,” BC Studies 32 (1977): 64-78, https://ojs.library.ubc.ca/index.php/bcstudies/article/view/905/944.

Journal Articles biography economics/business history

Rawson, Mary. “L.D. Taylor: The Man Who Made Vancouver,” American Journal of Economics & Sociology 1, no. 74 (2016): 217-45.

Journal Articles biography economics/business history

Razack, Sherene H. “Memorializing Colonial Power: The Death of Frank Paul,” Law & Social Inquiry 4, no. 37 (2012): 908-32.

Journal Articles biography law settler colonialism

Reeve, Lynn. Lantzville: The First Hundred Years. Lantzville: Lantzville Historical Society, 2007. 96 pp. 1553831357.

Books and Chapters in Books biography history

Robertson, Ian Bruce. The Honourable Aleck: Love, Law and Tragedy in Early Canada. Victoria: FriesenPress, 2015. 344 pp. 9781460219584.

Books and Chapters in Books biography history

Rogatnick, Abraham. “A Poem on Arthur's Life,” Canadian Architect 54, no. 10 (2009): 22-25.

Journal Articles architecture biography literature

Rogers, Pat A. “Doctors Edward Charles and Isabella Delamge Arthur,” British Columbia History 38, no. 4 (2005): 10-13, https://open.library.ubc.ca/collections/bch/items/1.0190761#p0z-5r0f:.

Journal Articles biography health science history Post-Confederation

Rogers, Patricia. “The Hotel Phair: And the Extraordinary Family Who Created Her,” British Columbia History 40, no. 2 (2007): 28-31.

Journal Articles biography history

Romain, Janet. Not My Fate: The Story of a Nisga'a Survivor. Halfmoon Bay, BC: Caitlin Press, 2016. 256 pp. 9781927575543.

Books and Chapters in Books biography Indigenous

Rowley, Sue. “Andrew C. Charles, July 21, 1931-August 23, 2007,” The Midden 39, no. 3 (2007): 4-5.

Journal Articles archeology biography

Roy, Patricia. Boundless Optimism: Richard McBride’s British Columbia. Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, 2012. 392 pp. 9780774823883 (hc).

Books and Chapters in Books biography history political science

Roy, Reginald. “Major-General G.R. Pearkes and the Conscription Crisis in British Columbia, 1944,” BC Studies 28 (1976): 53-72, https://ojs.library.ubc.ca/index.php/bcstudies/article/view/861/901.

Journal Articles biography history political science

Roy, Reginald. “The Defence of Prince Rupert: An Eyewitness Account,” BC Studies 31 (1976): 60-77, https://ojs.library.ubc.ca/index.php/bcstudies/article/view/897/937.

Journal Articles biography history

Roy-Sole, Monique. “Edge of the Empire,” Canadian Geographic 128, no. 4 (2008): 58-66.

Journal Articles biography history Indigenous

Russwurm, Lani. “What Frankie Said: The Trial of Frankie Russell,” British Columbia History 41, no. 4 (2007): 18-22.

Journal Articles biography history law

Ruttan, Stephen. Scoundrels, Eccentrics and Originals: Tales from the Library Vault. Victoria, BC: Greater Victoria Public Library, 2013. 108 pp. 9780973003819.

Books and Chapters in Books biography history

Ryan Smith, Matthew. “Secwepemc Interdisciplinary Artist Tania Willard,” First American Art Magazine 64–69, no. 15 (2017):

Journal Articles biography Indigenous visual arts

Salloum, Sheryl. “John Vanderpant and the Cultural Life of Vancouver, 1920-1939,” BC Studies 97 (1993): 38-50, https://ojs.library.ubc.ca/index.php/bcstudies/article/view/1451/1495.

Journal Articles biography

Salloum, Sheryl. Sonia: The Life of Bohemian Rancer and Painter Sonia Cornwall, 1919-2006. Halfmoon Bay, BC: Caitlin Press, 2015. 240 pp. 9781927575901.

Books and Chapters in Books biography history

Sam, Lillian, and Freida Esau Klippenstein. Chief Kw'eh Remembered. Fort St. James, BC: Nak'azdali Whut'en Press, 2017. 48 pp. 9780995286900.

Books and Chapters in Books biography history Indigenous

Sanford, Emerson. Historic Hikes in Northern Yoho National Park. Life of the Trail, no. 2, Vancouver: Rocky Mountain Books, 2008. 200 pp. 9781897522004.

Books and Chapters in Books biography history tourism

Scott, Mary. Benn Kramer: Climbing through Autism. Surrey, BC: Hancock House, 2013. 104 pp. 9780888396617 (pbk).

Books and Chapters in Books biography

Self, Gil. “The Prince George Centre of the rasc,” Journal of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada 101, no. 5 (2007): 189-192.

Journal Articles biography museology

Sherman, Jake Noah. “‘They are a Scum Community Who Have Organized:' The Georgia Straight, Freedom of Expression, and Tom Campbell's War on the Counterculture, 1967-1972.” MA. University of Victoria, 2018. https://dspace.library.uvic.ca//handle/1828/10514.

Theses Dissertations and Graduate Projects biography history political science

Sherwood, Jay. Surveying Central British Columbia: A Photojournal of Frank Swannell, 1920-28. Victoria: Royal British Columbia Museum, 2007. 184 pp. 9780772657428.

Books and Chapters in Books biography history