The Collection
Photography Exhibition

Tthe Point Ellice House collection is the largely intact possessions of the O'Reily family that passed to the province of BC on purchase of the house.

Catalogue Search

The object catalogue lists all the objects in the Point Ellice House collection, and provides details such as description, production, history of use, and images for some.

To search efficiently, it helps to have some understanding of Accession Numbers and Categories.

Special Exhibitions

Some special exhibitions have been created by the curators, assembling objects from the collection and research about them.

If you have any problems using these search pages, please contact the Curator at

This digital collection was produced under contract to Canada's Digital Collections program, Industry Canada.
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