Alexander Rattray practiced medicine on Vancouver Island for two years. He wrote a 182-page guide for British emigrants.


Vancouver Island and British Columbia, Where They Are; What They Are; And What They May Become: A Sketch Of Their History, Topography, Climate, Resources, Capabilities, And Advantages, Especially As Colonies For Settlements (London: Smith, Elder, & Co., Cornhill, 1862)

[BCBW 2004] "1850-1900" "Transient"