Monthly Archives: April 2018

The Legislature

The Alberta Legislature was completed between 1907 and 1915. In 1905 Alberta became a Province of Canada and the Legislature building sits a stones throw from the sight of Fort Edmonton, a key Hudson Bay trading post that had occupied … Continue reading

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Old Church at Fish Creek

We happened upon this church when driving south from Batoche along highway 225, where it intersects highway 312 just east of the bridge, going from pavement to gravel. Interestingly, the bridge marks the spot where Gabriel Dumont operated a ferry … Continue reading

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Fort Battleford National Historic Site, Saskatchewan. Summer 2017.

I believe Canada would look a lot more like South Africa had the numbers been different back at the end of the 19th century.

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