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Fort St. James National Historic Site

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Fort Langley National Historic Site
National Parks of Canada Electronic Library

Welcome / Bienvenue! The National Parks of Canada Electronic Library is a portal to electronic publications covering the cultural and natural history of the Canadian park system, which includes 46 national parks/reserves, 168 historic sites (including 9 heritage canals), 4 marine conservation areas/reserves, and 1 landmark, along with documents from the history of the agency that has been entrusted to manage this system: Parks Canada/Parcs Canada.
This Website is not affiliated with the Government of Canada/Parks Canada, but is an independent effort to showcase the history of the Parks Canada Agency and the Canadian National Park and Historic Site System.
The information contained in this Website is historic in scope and is not meant as an aid for travel planning; please refer to the official Parks Canada/Parcs Canada Websites for current information.


New eLibrary Additions

1975 Archaeological Excavations at Rocky Mountain House National Historic Park Manuscript Report Number/Travail inédit numéro 180 (Donald N. Steer and Harvey J. Rogers, Parks Canada, 1976)

Archaeological Survey Methods Applied at Rocky Mountain House National Historic Park, 1975 and 1976 Manuscript Report Number/Travail inédit numéro 194 (Donald N. Steer, Parks Canada, 1977)

Archeological Investigations at the Hudson's Bay Company Rocky Mountain House, 1835-61 Vol. I, Vol. II Manuscript Report Number/Travail inédit numéro 445 (Donald N. Steer, Gregory J. Lutick and Harvey J. Rogers, Parks Canada, 1979)

A History of Rocky Mountain House Canadian Historic Sites: Occasional Papers in Archaeology and History No. 6 (Hugh A. Dempsey, Parks Canada, 1976)

The Excavation and Historical Identification of Rocky Mountain House Canadian Historic Sites: Occasional Papers in Archaeology and History No. 6 (William C. Noble, Parks Canada, 1976)

The Fur Trade in Eastern Canada until 1870 Vol. I, Vol. II Manuscript Report Number/Travail inédit numéro 207 (Norman Anik, Parks Canada, 1976)

The Fur Trade on the Southern Pacific Slope, 1779-1858 Manuscript Report Number/Travail inédit numéro 163 (Carol MacLeod, Parks Canada, 1975)

Kings College, Windsor, N.S. Manuscript Report Number/Travail inédit numéro 163 (Carol MacLeod, Parks Canada, 1975)

Canadian Historic Sites: Occasional Papers in Archaeology and History No. 11 (Parks Canada, 1974)
The Battle of Queenston Heights (Carol Whitfield)
A History of Fort George, Upper Canada (Robert S. Allen)
The Battle of Châteauguay Victor (J. H. Suthren)

Canadian Historic Sites: Occasional Papers in Archaeology and History No. 12 (Parks Canada, 1975)
Lime Preparation at 18th-Century Louisbourg (Charles S. Lindsay)
Louisbourg Guardhouses (Charles S. Lindsay)
A Survey of Louisbourg Gunflints (T. M. Hamilton and Bruce W. Fry)

Canadian Historic Sites: Occasional Papers in Archaeology and History No. 13 (Parks Canada, 1975)
All that Glitters: A Memorial to Ottawa's Capitol Theatre and its Predecessors (Hilary Russell)
Glassware Excavated at Beaubassin, Nova Scotia (Jane E. Harris)
Sir Sam Hughes (1853-1921) (Carol Whitfield)

Booklet: Souvenir of the Official Opening of Fundy National Park New Brunswick (Parks Canada, 1950)

Friends of Canada's National Parks
Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society Network in Canadian History and Environment George Wright Society Canadian Parks Council

NPS History For information about the (U.S.) National Park Service (1916-2016), please visit the Centennial Edition our companion Website:
NPSHistory.com

Please note: Publications produced by Parks Canada, Environment Canada, and Natural Resources Canada are not in the public domain but are copyrighted by the Government of Canada (Crown). The electronic editions of these publications are for non-commercial purposes and do not permit re-use; please respect these copyright-holders by merely linking to this content and not re-posting. Please consult with the appropriate Government of Canada agencies for additional copyright clearance information. Due diligence has been employed in scanning these documents in an attempt to ensure the accuracy of the materials reproduced; however, these should not be viewed as official versions of the original nor having been made in affiliation with or endorsed by Parks Canada, Environment Canada, or Natural Resources Canada. Most of the electronic documents were scanned from the English-language edition of these publications, though we endeavour to provide either dual-language or French-language editions when possible.