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Overland to Cariboo

Margaret McNaughton

Overland to Cariboo

an eventful journey of Canadian pioneers to the gold-fields of British Columbia in 1862

by Margaret McNaughton

  • 56 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Argonaut Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gold mines and mining -- British Columbia,
  • British Columbia -- Description and travel,
  • Cariboo Forest Region (B.C

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Margaret McNaughton ; with portraits and illustrations.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 176 p. :
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13637012M
    OCLC/WorldCa4362550

    Sign In. You may be offline or with limited connectivity. Try downloading instead. The book was published on Novem , to commemorate the th anniversary of the establishment of the Dominion of Canada and the 70th anniversary of the Canadian nationality. The Native chief, who has just broken Messiter’s arm with a club, is shot.

    Cariboo was an outpost of civilization in the far interior of Britain's possessions in northwest America at a spot hitherto unknown to white men. Institutionalized society in Cariboo was merely a tem Government of B.C. Blue Book, 11 Chartres Brew to Col. Sec., Jan. 18, Dear Canada is a series of historical novels marketed at kids first published in and continuing to the present. The books are published by Scholastic Canada Ltd. They are similar to the Dear America series, with each book written in the form of the diary of a fictional young woman living during an important event in Canadian history. The series covers both familiar and little-known topics.

    This post contains affiliate links. If you buy through these links, I may earn a small we moved to the ‘Boo in , I have loved reading about the history of the region. I am always amazed at the determination of pioneers in this area. Their stories are quite incredible, full of perseverance and hardship. With trying [ ]. Our Canadian Girl Lisa 01 Overland To Cariboo. Priscilla Galloway Book 3 the Trouble with Gold. Priscilla Galloway $ Our Canadian Girl Lisa 04 Have I Found A Goldmine. Priscilla Galloway $ Daedalus and the Minotaur (Tales of Ancient Lands) Priscilla Galloway $ - $


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At Fort Garry (now Winnipeg), ten-year-old Lisa, an orphan, joins the group. Overland to Cariboo: An Eventful Journey of Canadian Pioneers to the Gold-fields of British Columbia in - Kindle edition by McNaughton, Margaret.

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Welcome to North Cariboo Overland Adventures NCOadventures is excited to have completed our inaugural Overland Adventure. Our first adventure was designed with everyone in mind. All overlanding skills and vehicles were welcome to enjoy our trip, and select the route that best fits.

An account of the first overland journey from Fort Garry to the Cariboo. Includes an account of the state of the Cariboo district at the time of writing and biographical sketches of some of those who took part in the arduous trek Filmed from a copy of the original publication held by the National Library of Canada The book, which will be a handsomely ; bound, illustrated volume, will, it is ARET MoNAUGHTON J^fs OVERLAND TO CARIBOO AN EVENTFUL JOURNEY OF CANADIAN PIONEERS TO THE GOLD-FIELDS OF BRITISH COLUMBIA IN MARGARET McNAUGHTON, Wife of one of the Pioneers.

Wit\ f orfraiis antt Illustrations. Margaret McNaughton was a Scottish Canadian author and historian. Her account of her husband's experiences travelling across Canada to the Cariboo gold fields was the second non-fiction book published by a woman in British Columbia.

Born Margaret Peebles in to Thomas Peebles and his wife Jane Mackenzie Murie in Balmaghie Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland, she came to British Columbia. A typical story of the hardships going along the trail overland from Winnipeg to the Cariboo during the Cariboo Gold Rush of British Columbia.

I've read so many books about the various gold rushes that this had nothing new to offer and was a fairly uneventful tale; though I did find the ending picked up and went in a different direction than I /5(5).

Overland to Cariboo: an eventful journey of Canadian pioneers to the gold-fields of British Columbia in / Author: By Margaret McNaughton. --Publication info: Toronto:.

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By Barbara Haworth-Attard. ISBN: Hardcover ISBN: Ebook pages | Ages | 5 3/8" x 7 5/8" Harriet Palmer's mother has just died, and if that isn't bad enough, the children's caregiver is talking about taking her brother away.

LOT Seller's Estimate: USD - Title: Overland to Cariboo: An Eventful Journey of Canadian Pioneer to the Gold-Fields of British Columbia in Author: Margaret McNaughtonPublisher: William BriggsCity: TorontoYear: Printing Information: First EditionBinding Style: HardcoverPagination: pagesWidth: " Height: "Book Details: The author and her husband were members of a.

A Trail of Broken Dreams: The Gold Rush Diary of Harriet Palmer by Barbara Haworth-Attard is an excellent addition to one of my favorite book series, Dear Canada. Harriet Palmer's mother has just died, and her father is far away in Cariboo, having caught the "fever" during Canada's gold rush/5(5).

Margaret McNaughton has written: 'Overland to Cariboo' -- subject(s): Accessible book, Cariboo gold rush, Description and travel, Gold mines and mining, History, Overland journeys to the Pacific.

Looking for a book by Margaret McNaughton? Margaret McNaughton wrote Overland to Cariboo: An eventful journey of Canadian pioneers to the gold fields of British Columbia in(The Northwest library, v. 3), which can be purchased at a lower price at Among them was a group of men, one pregnant woman, and her three young children, who left Eastern Canada in the spring of on a 3, mile overland journey in hopes of reaching the Cariboo gold-fields.

Many turned back, and some died, but most made it to the gold-laden creeks of the Cariboo. Last November I endeavored on a multi-day solo excursion before winter set in here in the southern half of British Columbia. Ultimately I was looking to end up exploring around the Gang Ranch and Empire Valley area which is rich in history and jaw-dropping scenery.

November can bring warm sunny days, but the nights are.