Archive for July, 2017
 
 
 
Past and Present
 
glencoelodgeftr
glencoelodgeftr
glencoelodgeftr

Private hospital; later, Glencoe Lodge

The first doctor in Harrison Hot Spring A.A. Farwell built a house on this property about 1892. When Dr. Farwell moved to Vancouver at 1896, (?)* Charles Elliot (registered with the B.C. College of Physicians and Surgeons on Ja...
 
Past and Present
 
1873 Exploration Report
1873 Exploration Report
1873 Exploration Report

John Fannin’s 1873 Exploration Report

Pages 7-8… At the northern extremity of this open country is found a valley, or pass in the mountains, about six miles long and three wide, leading to the foot of Harrison Lake. (See sketch). Some very good land is met wi...

 
Miama
 
miamaproject
miamaproject
miamaproject
 
Past and Present
 
St. Alice Hotel - Harrison History
St. Alice Hotel - Harrison History
St. Alice Hotel - Harrison History

St. Alice Hotel part of Harrison History

St. Alice Hotel part of Harrison History In 1873 Mr. J Charles Armstrong applied to purchase 40 acres of land comprising Lot 460 and tendered forty dollars as purchase price. The Crown grant was issued July 20th, 1880. Lot 460 ...