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Books

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Date Range
1999-2002
Collection
Dahlie Family fonds
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual record
Scope and Content
Series contains three books written by Hallvard Dahlie about his childhood in Alberta and the Bulkley Valley from the 1920s-1940s: “Life in the Bulkley Valley: Memories of the 1930s” (1999), “Norway to Alberta: A Family Chronicle” (2000), and “Memoirs of a Young Immigrant: Norway to the Bulkley Va…
Collection
Dahlie Family fonds
Description Level
Series
GMD
textual record
Creator
Hallvard Dahlie
Fonds No.
PF22
Series No.
S2
Accession No.
2020.34.35
2020.34.36
2020.34.37
Physical Description
2 cm textual records
Date Range
1999-2002
History / Biographical
Hallvard Dahlie was born in 1923 in Norway and immigrated to Canada with his family in 1929. They lived in Holden, Alberta until 1933, when they moved to the Bulkley Valley via railway boxcar. Like the rest of his family, Hallvard was active in the local ski scene and won many prizes. After serving in the Navy in World War II, he returned to Smithers and worked for the Hanson Timber and Lumber Company. He later became a high school teacher in British Columbia and an English professor at the University of Calgary. Hallvard died in North Vancouver in 2016.
Custodial History
Items in this series were removed by staff from the museum's library and gift shop and accessioned in August 2020.
Scope and Content
Series contains three books written by Hallvard Dahlie about his childhood in Alberta and the Bulkley Valley from the 1920s-1940s: “Life in the Bulkley Valley: Memories of the 1930s” (1999), “Norway to Alberta: A Family Chronicle” (2000), and “Memoirs of a Young Immigrant: Norway to the Bulkley Valley 1929-1942” (2002).
Geographic Access
Bulkley Valley
Smithers, B.C.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Less detail

Life in the Bulkley Valley: Memories of the 1930s

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Date Range
1999
Collection
Dahlie Family fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
Scope and Content
Item is a book written by Hallvard Dahlie about his childhood in the Bulkley Valley in the 1930s. 42 pages.
Collection
Dahlie Family fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
Creator
Hallvard Dahlie
Fonds No.
PF22
Series No.
S2
Accession No.
2020.34.35
Physical Description
0.5 cm textual records
Date Range
1999
Publication
Sundre, Alberta: Peak Printing, 1999
Custodial History
Item was originally given to the museum by Hallvard Dahlie on June 14, 2000. It was removed from the museum's gift shop and accessioned on August 31, 2020.
Scope and Content
Item is a book written by Hallvard Dahlie about his childhood in the Bulkley Valley in the 1930s. 42 pages.
Geographic Access
Bulkley Valley
Smithers, B.C.
Notes
Book has been signed by Hallvard Dahlie.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Less detail

Memoirs of a Young Immigrant: Norway to the Bulkley Valley, 1929-1942

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions9645
Date Range
2002
Collection
Dahlie Family fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
Scope and Content
Item is a book written by Hallvard Dahlie about his family's immigration from Norway to Canada in 1929, their life in Alberta in the early 1930s, and their subsequent move to and life in the Bulkley Valley up until 1942. 112 pages.
Collection
Dahlie Family fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
Creator
Hallvard Dahlie
Fonds No.
PF22
Series No.
S2
Accession No.
2020.34.37
Physical Description
1 cm textual records
Date Range
2002
Publication
Sundre, Alberta: Peak Printing, 2002
Custodial History
Item was originally given to the museum by Hallvard Dahlie. It was removed from the museum's library and accessioned on August 31, 2020.
Scope and Content
Item is a book written by Hallvard Dahlie about his family's immigration from Norway to Canada in 1929, their life in Alberta in the early 1930s, and their subsequent move to and life in the Bulkley Valley up until 1942. 112 pages.
Notes
Book has been signed by Hallvard Dahlie.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Less detail

Norway to Alberta: A Family Chronicle

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/descriptions9644
Date Range
2000
Collection
Dahlie Family fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
Scope and Content
Item is a book written by Hallvard Dahlie about his family's immigration from Norway to Canada, and their life in Alberta, in the late 1920s and early 1930s. 26 pages.
Collection
Dahlie Family fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual record
Creator
Hallvard Dahlie
Fonds No.
PF22
Series No.
S2
Accession No.
2020.34.36
Physical Description
0.5 cm textual records
Date Range
2000
Publication
Sundre, Alberta: Peak Printing, 2000
Second printing (first 1998)
Custodial History
Item was originally given to the museum by Hallvard Dahlie. It was removed from the museum's gift shop and accessioned on August 31, 2020.
Scope and Content
Item is a book written by Hallvard Dahlie about his family's immigration from Norway to Canada, and their life in Alberta, in the late 1920s and early 1930s. 26 pages.
Notes
Book has been signed by Hallvard Dahlie.
Type of Record
Archival Description
Less detail