Lillian Estabrooks collection
4cm of textual records
1 audio cassette
Lillian Estabrooks (née Gibson), occasionally known as Bill or Billy Gibson, or Billy Estabrooks (b. 1902-08-01 in Almada, SK, d. 2003-08-17 in Penticton, BC) grew up in Keremeos. She and husband Richard (Dick) Estabrooks had three children. In 1981 under the pen name Bill Gibson she collaborated with Doug Cox to publish Under The K: Memories of Growing Up in Keremeos. Lillian Estabrooks was also a regular contributor to the Okanagan Historical Society annual reports.
Scope and content
Subseries consists of materials with provenance attributed to Lillian Estabrooks. Subseries is predominantly composed of photographs taken, collected, or otherwise attributed to Lillian Estabrooks, primarily during the years 1913-1920. Subseries also includes collected manuscripts, family trees, and notes, and one interview by Doug Cox with “Billy Estabrooks.”
These photographs have been digitized and are available on UBC’s Open Collections. https://open.library.ubc.ca/collections/djcox.
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Uploaded finding aid
Originals of copies may be at South Similkameen Museum per annotation by Doug Cox.
Gibson, Bill (Lillian Estabrooks). Under the “K.” Kelowna, B.C.: Skookum Publications, 1981. FC3849.K47 Z49 1981.http://resolve.library.ubc.ca/cgi-bin/catsearch?bid=219215
“Estabrooks, Lillian Alexandra “Bill” (nee Gibson) [obituary]”. Okanagan History. Sixty-eighth report of the Okanagan Historical Society. (2004): 210. https://bcrdh.ca/islandora/object/ohs%3A12698#page/212/mode/2up.