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Additional Resources

Below are some resources for topics presented in this exhibition.

Sooke Region Museum website,

Online collections of the Sooke Region Museum:

Sooke Region Museum, co-published with the Municipality of Sooke. Profiles of a Community From East Sooke to Port Renfrew Where the Rainforest Meets the Sea, 2005.

Sooke Region Museum. The Sooke Story – The History and the Heartbeat, 1999.

Sooke Region Museum. The All Sooke Day Story. 1986. [DVD] Sooke, B.C.: Colsut Pictures.

Being T’Sou-ke Website by Trena Lynn Sutton,

British Columbia Women’s Institute. 100 Years of B.C. Women’s Institutes, 1909-2009, 2009.

Peers, Elida. Historical articles in the Sooke News Mirror.

McVicker, M.E. Strange Life of Mrs. Mary Ann Vine in: Helgesen, Marion Isabel, ed. Footprints. Pioneer Families of the Metchosin District, Southern Vancouver Island, 1851 – 1900, 1983. Metchosin School Museum Society.

Sutton, Trena Lynn. Being T’Sou-ke: What it means to me to be T’Sou-ke ŚW̱ЌÁLEC̸EN: My inner thoughts. Bachelor of Education, University of Victoria, 1999.