During the Depression, Edward Patterson led his family across southern Alberta and British Columbia in a 1928 Chevrolet truck hitched to a team of horses, followed by 250 head of unbroken range horses and three covered wagons. His memoir of his journey was published by Doug Cox of Penticton.


Wagon Train Over the Monashee. By Edward Patterson, Doug Cox and Elizabeth Pryce (Skookum Publications, 1988)

[BCBW 2004] "Transportation"