victoria historical society

Wonderful to meet the many members of the Victoria Historical Society Thursday, October 29, 2016 at James Bay. Hosted by Ron Greene and Sylvia van Kerk.

Wonderful, well presented, off-the-cuff talk about a fascinating and fundamental figure in Canadian science. Michael Layland Author of A perfect Eden: Encounters by early explorers of Vancouver Island.

A  pleasure to listen to the story of a truly beautiful British Columbian. Kathryn McAllister

A fascinating recounting of a remarkable man and British Columbian. Janet Stevens

I completely identify with Ian McTaggart Cowan and my love of nature. Thanks you for enlightening me. Claudia Berry

Wonderful presentation. Really brought the man to life. Great photos too. Danda Humphries, author of On the Street Where you Live.

An amazing informational talk by Briony that covers so much of the history of the environmental movement and the people involved. The who's who and the where''s where.  Jeanne

Fascinating research about a fascinating person. Russ Fuller

Wonderful speaker with incredible knowledge. Joyce Clerihue


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