Books to Read

We love to read and collect books relevant to our area for reference at the museum. Know a good book that we missed? Share the title and author in the comments below.

Natural History

  • Wild Game Cookbook  (available from our Gift Shop)
  • Wilderness Dreams  (available from our Gift Shop)
  • The Day the Loon Cried by Pearl Last (available from our Gift Shop)

First Nations

  • Tse-Loh-Ne (available from our Gift Shop)
  • Three Athapaskan Ethnographies  (available from our Gift Shop)
  • The Day the Loon Cried by Pearl Last (available from our Gift Shop)

Explorers & Surveyors

  • Finlay’s River  (available from our Gift Shop)
  • Bannock and Beans (available from our Gift Shop)
  • Made to Measure  (available from our Gift Shop)
  • Furrows in the Sky by Jay Sherwood (available from our Gift Shop)
  • The Landscape of Ed Lamarque: Artist, Surveyor, Renaissance Man by Jay Sherwood

Trading Posts & Early Settlers

  • Crooked River Rats by   (available from our Gift Shop)
  • Finlay’s River by  (available from our Gift Shop)
  • Frontier Forts and Posts by  (available from our Gift Shop)

Mining

  • Furrows in the Sky by Jay Sherwood (available from our Gift Shop)

Forestry

  • First Growth: The Story of British Columbia Forest Products Limited; pp 227 – 271 on ‘Building Mackenzie’  (copy available in our reference library)

Williston Reservoir

Mackenzie: “Instant Town”

 

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