5630 Dunbar St. at 41st Ave.
604-684-4613

Historic Vancouver

 

 

Gerald Wellburn fills his pages with Hand-drawn maps and drawings.

Postmarks

Postmark Toronto

Clippings

Burrard Inlet Postmaster

 

1879 3c Envelope from Granville

to Miss Thain in Victoria. See here

 

Latest Updates & Media coverage

Gerald Wellburn
Legendary B.C. Collector

Gassy Jack
Of Gastown

Sewell Prescott Moody's Mill
Dietz, Nelson and Robert Burnaby

Early Vancouver
from the Forest to a Magnificent City

Governor Sir Antony Musgrave
On Her Majesty's Service

Jeremiah Rogers
The Greatest Logger Of Them All

Sam Greer and Greer's Beach

Portuguese Joe No. 2
Accused of shooting, signs Statement with Granville JPs

Yesler's Grand Sawmill Prize
and the Puget Sound connection

Early Vancovuer Post Offices
Burrard Inlet PO
Moodyville PO
Hastings PO

Jonathan Miller
Early Vancouver pioneer.

Agnes Deans Cameron
Author, Schoolteacher at Granville and early leader for Women's Rights

More Historic Vancouver pages



Granville

Granville was named after Earl Granville, Secretary of State for the Colonies. Page 48 of the historic Vancouver album has an 1857 cover from Earl Granville in London to Ampthill

Granville

Cover from Toronto to New Westminster, B.C. during American Civil War

Wellburn Page 44

 

unnumbered introductory page from Gerald Wellburn's Historic Vancouver

 

Page 5 of Gerald Wellburn Historic Vancouver

Capt. George Vancouver

Page 6 of Gerald Wellburn Historic Vancouver

Captain Vancouver1792

Page 24 Gerald Wellburn's Historic Vancouver Burrard Inlet P.O. Notes

Burrard Inlet P.O.

Page 25 Gerald Wellburn's Historic Vancouver Burrard Inlet P.O. Notes

Burrard Inlet P.O.

Page 27 Gerald Wellburn's Historic Vancouver Capt.Stamp Notes etc

Captain Stamp

Page 28 Gerald Wellburn's Historic Vancouver Capt.Stamp Notes etc

Captain Stamp

Page 59 Wellburn Historic Vancouver

1879 Burrard Inlet Deposition of Jonathan Miller

See Jonathan Miller page for his fascinating biography

1879 indictment for cutting and wounding by a seaman,evidence by J. Miller, Constable.

Jonathan Miller deposition

 

Page 66 of Historic Vancouver

to Miss Thain, a schoolteacher in Victoria

Sold for $396 in our February 18th 2017 Auction

 

Page 68 of Historic Vancouver

6 Aug 1882 dated letter from Benjamin Wilson to Edgar Marvin. Wellburn remarks "a short note from Benjamin H. Wilson, enclosing a cheque for $76.71. He died shortly after." Ben Wilson was storekeeper on the beach, now Water Street, at Granville, now Gastown, Vancouver.

Page 82 of Historic Vancouver

Canadian Pacific Railway 1886 newspaper clipping duo Pg 82 Wellburn Vancouver

Wellburn Page 82

Gerald Wellburn Introduction

 

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