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John Kalmakov has been an art teacher, amateur photographer, practising artist and graphic designer, in the West Kootenay region of British Columbia since the early 1970s. Now retired, he occasionally contributes his services and artwork to local non-profit organizations. 
 

Photographs, Art and Graphics

01 > A Selection of Photographs ...

02 > A Selection of Art and Graphics ...

03 > A Selection of Doukhobor-related Graphics ...

04 > Grand Forks Rocks - a 1960s story and booklet design ...


Historical maps - created or restored for these web pages

01 > The Oregon Treaty of 1846 and the 49th Parallel ...
02 > Historic Mines and Railroads Grand Forks to Phoenix ...
03 > Interactive Pdf map of the historic Phoenix townsite and mines ...
04 > Historic Grand Forks railroads - CPR (C&W), GN (VV&E) and KRVR (KVR) ...
05 > Historic Grand Forks Westend CPR Train Station and Yards ...
06 > Interactive Pdf map - CPR (C&W) Railroad & Stations, Castlegar to Midway ...
07 > CPR Farron Station and Yards ...
08 > Historic Doukhobor Settlements in the Caucasus 1845-1899 ...
09 > Historic Doukhobor Saskatchewan Colonies and Villages 1905 ...
10 > Historic CCUB West Kootenay Doukhobor settlements 1909-1938 ...
11 > Historic Grand Forks CCUB Doukhobor settlements and villages 1909-1938 ...
12 > Historic Grand Forks July Creek-Sion waterlines 1888-1926 ...
13 > Ootischenia historic waterlines and villages ...
14 > Selkirk College area - DL10 and part of SL66 of DL4598 1957 survey ...
15 > Ootischenia BC Land Settlement Board original 1957 map of dirt roads ...
16 > Ootischenia BC LSB - computerized map of dirt roads & Doukhobor villages (1957) ...
17 > Ootischenia BC LSB - computerized map of paved roads & Doukhobor villages (1957) ...
18 > Ootischenia & Brilliant 1939 Aerial Photo-Map - Doukhobor villages & Dirt Roads (1957) ...

Random West Kootenay-Boundary personal historical research

01 > The 49th Parallel Northwest Boundary Survey ...
02 > 49th Parallel Survey - Mapping the Boundary Survey ...
03 > 49th Parallel Survey - the Logistics and the Science ...
04 > 49th Parallel Survey - the Photographic Record (Grande Prairie / Grand Forks) ...
05 > 49th Parallel Survey - the Photographic Record (Rock Creek) ...
06 > 49th Parallel Survey - the Photographic Record (Fort Colville & Fort Shepherd) ...
07 > Dominion Land Survey 1871-1889 - The System ...
08 > Dominion Land Survey - Historic Documents and Maps ...
09 > The Osoyoos Land District Township Survey ...
10 > Pre-emptions in Colonial British Columbia and Grand Forks ...
11 > Grand Forks Historic Survey Maps 1893-1897...
12 > Grand Forks Original Crown Land Grants 1878-1913 ...
13 > Phoenix Webpage - with a 1911 Interactive Map and Historical Photographs ...
14 > Grand Forks Granby Smelter ...
15 > Grand Forks & West Kootenay-Boundary Historic Railways ...
16 > Grand Forks & West Kootenay-Boundary - Historical Photographs ...
17 > Grand Forks 1913 Promotional Photo Album ...
18 > Grand Forks - a Smelter View from Hardy Mountain ...
19 > Online Historical Atlas of Canada (Boundary Changes 1670 - 2001) ...
20 > Researching Allan McPhee - a Place-name of Interest to "Ootischenians" ...
21 > Waterloo Landing in the Castlegar News - by Helen Dunlop (1967) ...

Web Pages of possible Doukhobor interest

01 > Doukhobors in the News - Manitoba Free Press ...
02 > Akhalkalaki and the Mokri Gori (Wet Mountains) ...
03 > Abastuman - the Dowager Empress and the Doukhobor Petition ...
04 > Montreal newspaper artist, R.G. Mathews, sketches the Doukhobors in 1899 ...
05 > The William Blakemore Doukhobor Photographs - Ootischenia and Glade in 1912 ...
06 > Dr. Frederick Montizambert and the 1899 Doukhobor quarantine at Grosse Isle ...
07 > Acquiring photographs of the SS Lake Huron & SS Lake Superior ...
08 > Unfolding Ootischenia History - the restoration of old survey maps ...
09 > Grand Forks Sion Cemetery Headstones ...
10 >The Farron CPR Train Explosion - Peter V. Verigin's Final Earthly Journey ...
11 >The Farron CPR Train Explosion - the Kootenay Express and the CPR Station ...
12 >The Farron CPR Train Explosion - Penticton Museum Records ...