Local History

Dorothy Calverley Collection/South Peace Historical Society

History of the Peace Region in northern British Columbia.

The Canadian Encyclopedia – The Alaska Highway

Construction of the Alaska Highway

A 1944 documentary on the construction of the Alaska Highway produced by the US Army.

Journey From Zero

A film from 1961 following the Public Library Commission of British Columbia’s travelling library van from Dawson Creek north, delivering books to the towns and camps along the way.