Roaring Days: Rossland's Mines and the History of British Columbia

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Index
Aberdeen, Lady, 115
Aldridge, W.H., 133-4, 137-41, 143, 150, 155, 156
Alien Labour Act: BC miners' unions press for changes to, 86; enforcement of, during 1899 Slocan strike, 84; enforcement of, during 1901 Rossland strike, 99-102; signif- icance of, to Slocan strike, 82-3
Allan, Mrs. M.E., 118-19
Americans: ambiguous attitudes towards, in Rossland, 123-4; colonial authorities and, 7, n; role of, in early Rossland, 17, 20-1, 33- 4, 37, 39; secure control of Rossland mines, 18; sell Rossland mines to Canadian and British interests, 22, 125. See also Nationality and nationalism
Asarco (American Smelting and Refining Company), 134, 144, 146
Barkerville: government assistance to develop mining in, 9-10; 'Government Reduction Works' in, 10; quartz deposits of, 8
Bell, James Mackintosh, 65
Blaylock, S.G., 147, 149-50, 163-4
Bourgeois, Joe, 14-15, 17-18
Boyce, Ed, 71, 74, 99, 103-4
British, identity with, in Rossland, 125, 126
British America Corporation: criticized by the Economist,56; formation of, 53-6; liq- uidation of, 61; list of companies owned by, 167 (Appendix 1); prospectus of, 56
British Columbia: British interest in, 47-9; European interest in, 1-2; widespread labour unrest in, during 1903, 107
British Columbia Mining Record,91, 94, 132
British Columbia Review, founded in London, 48
Brock, R.W., 137
Buchanan, G.O., 33-4
Canadian Mining Institute, meets in Rossland, 89-90
Canadian Pacific Railway, 12-13, 30, 134; access to Rossland, 16; acquisition of Heinze's Canadian property, 32, 44; Crow's Nest Pass line, 21, 35, 40-4; and for-
mation of Cominco, 133, 137-41; interest in the Kootenays, 31
Cariboo. See Barkerville
Cartwright, Sir Richard, 41-2, 134
Centre Star Mine: closure of, 150; purchased by Gooderham-Blackstock interests, 22, 44; staked, 14-15
Chinese, in Rossland, 119, 121-2, 123, 127
Clark, Patsy, 19
Clute, Roger: investigates Slocan strike, 83; miners' opinion of, 84-5; role of, in draft- ing Conciliation Act (1900), 86-7; role of, in 1900 lockout, 93-4; support for con- tracting, 92-3
Coeur d'Alene, Idaho: influence of, on Kootenays, 79; violence in, and Slocan strike, 81
Columbia and Kootenay Railway, 29
Columbia and Red Mountain Railway, 31
Cominco: board of directors of, 142-3; for- mation of, 131, 133, 140-1; labour relations, 154-9; metallurgists' efforts to treat zinc ore, 146-50; opposition to One Big Union, 162-3; purchase of Sullivan Mine, 144-5
Conciliation Act (1900), 86-7
Connor, Ralph (Charles W. Gordon), 112-13
Consolidated Mining and Smelting Company of Canada. See Cominco
Corbin, D.C., 15-16, 18, 28-32
Crow's Nest Pass railway, 35, 40-2, 47, 124
Curle, J.H., 64
Cyanide process, 10
Daly, T. Mayne, 54, 89, 100, 102
Dawson, George Mercer, 11, 14
Dewdney, Edgar, 11-12
Diamond, R.W., 148-9, 150
Douglas, James, 4
Dufferin, Marquis of, 54-5
Durant, Oliver, 18
Economist, 51, 56, 60, 64
Eight-hour day: consequences of, in Rossland, 90-1; enforcement of, and Slocan strike, 78-80; miners' struggle to gain, 75-7; opposition to, by BC mine

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