Pembina Crossing

This ford served the Metis as one of their main stop overs on their trek south for the buffalo hunt. It served the community as a supply centre for several decades.

Grave Photos

Edgar, Donald – grave photo (2016)

This is a grave photo for Donald Edgar, 1944 to 1950

    Community Histories

    Farming at Fairbrook (1880)

    This collection of Lea Family photographs indicates how farming practices, and especially machinery, has changed over the past hundred years.

      Photos

      Gurst, Cecil F - LaRiviere Photos (1900)

      Several photos of the town of LaRiviere from the Cecil Guest glass negatives.

        Memoirs & Memories

        Kuehn, Felix - Biography of Cecil Francis Guest (1899)

        Cecil Francis Guest was one of the outstanding photographers of the Pembina Manitou District, working here from 1900 to 1906.

          Business & Public Affairs

          Farming at Fairbrook (1880)

          This collection of Lea Family photographs indicates how farming practices, and especially machinery, has changed over the past hundred years.

            Maps

            Pembina Municipality Section/Township/Range Map - North East quadrant with Index (1880)

            Published in 2000, this map shows all of the rural schools in the Pembina Municipality.

              Audio & Video

              Pembinaires - Down in the Valley (1966)

              Lea Collection - A recording featuring Percy Lea, Laurie Lea, Dr John Boxall, and George Sanders.

                Journals

                Richard N Lea - Migratory Bird Journal and General Notes (1883)

                R N Lea was interested in the seasons and the wildlife to be found in this new district to which he had brought his family. He added short notes to this journal over a seventeen year period.

                  Cemetery Maps/Lists

                  St Luke's Pembina Crossing Cemetery (1880)

                  Serving the Pembina Crossing district since the 1880's, this churchyard cemetery surrounds the St Luke's Anglican Church.

                    Letters

                    Watcham_Arthur to Lois and Ted Lea _1941-05-21 (1880)

                    Letter sent while in service during WW2