Browse by Author

Al Thorleifson

A former community teacher, Al has been an instrumental part of the development of this web site.

» See documents

Alex Brown

An early pioneer of the Glenora District.

» See documents

Alvin Falk

» See documents

Arni Sveinsson

A diarist who lived in the Grund District of Southern Manitoba.

» See documents

Bette Mueller

Bette has worked to preserve the community's heritage both as a teacher and as a member of local community heritage committees.

» See documents

Beula Swain

Beula Swain was a well-known historian of the Altamont, Manitoba district.

» See documents

Brooke Clayton

Brooke, a Manitou native, is a film maker and editor currently working in the Brandon area.

» See documents

Caroline Cumming

Caroline Cumming lived in the Huntly School District in Southern Manitoba.

» See documents

Chris Vickers

Chris Vickers completed a series of archaeological digs on the sites associated with the Mound Builder and Assiniboine cultures in southern Manitoba.

» See documents

Conrad Stoesz

» See documents

Craig Baron

Craig grew up in Manitou, is currently teaching in Eli, and has brought his interest in military history to the development of this web site.

» See documents

Dennis Windsor

» See documents

Dorothy Shewfelt

Long-time resident of the Kingsley district.

» See documents

Doug Morrison

» See documents

Edward M Ledohowski

Ed Ledohowski is curently a researcher with Manitoba Historic Resources.

» See documents

Evelyn Cavers

Author of a Nestibo family memoir set in the Goodlands district of Manitoba.

» See documents

Felix Kuehn

Felix grew up in the Pembina Valley near Pembina Crossing. He has been a life long chronicler of the lives and experiences of the people of that district.

» See documents

Harvey Ruddell

Harvey's family lived in the Nelsonville/Morden area during the settlement period.

» See documents

Henry Unger

» See documents

Henry Montgomery

Montgomery completed a number of digs associated with the mound builder culture.

» See documents

Hilda Gosnell

» See documents

Ian Thorleifson

Ian spent his career in different roles working with wild animals - polar bear, elk, cariboo .....

» See documents

Isabella Fargey

» See documents

Jessica Swail

Re Nomination of Mary Speechly.

» See documents

Joan Wallcraft

» See documents

John Warkentin

Editor of the Historical Atlas of Manitoba.

» See documents

John Flemming

Flemming was an artist with Henry Youle Hind’s two week long journey from Fort Garry to Fort Ellice via the Souris River, during the summer of 1858. 

» See documents

John Rempel

» See documents

John Pennefather

Dr John Pennefather was a homesteader in the Norquay School District of Manitoba, and served as a surgeon during the Northwest Rebellion in 1885. During this time, his family lived in Manitou, Manitoba.

» See documents

Katherine Capes

» See documents

Ken Storie

Ken Storie has worked on many photo projects with a heritage theme.

» See documents

Landon Booker

Lamdon farmed for many years in the Snowflake district.

» See documents

Larry Haag

Writing on Metis Nation topics.

» See documents

Lawrence Barkwell

A freelance author writing for the Louis Riel Institute.

» See documents

Lorne Shewfelt

Raised in Kingsle, Lorne Shewfelt served as a food scientist at several universities during his career.

» See documents

Lorne Thompson

Researcher with heritage Manitoba.

» See documents

Lynne Windsor

» See documents

Marjorie Hildebrand

» See documents

Mary Palmer

» See documents

May Graham

May Graham spent much of her life in the Dry River District of Southern Manitoba.

» See documents

Nellie Letitia McClung

» See documents

Peter Douglas Elias

» See documents

Richard Ruggles

Editor of the Historical Atlas of Manitoba.

» See documents

Richard Nathaniel Lea

R N and Manry Lea came from England in 1879 and settled on Fairbrook Farm south of Pembina Crossing.

» See documents

Shirley Carson

Shirley Carson has researched the records for information on the persons interred in the Knightcot Cemetery.

» See documents

Sigrun Sveinsson Isberg

Sigrun was raised in the Mimir School District in Argyle Municipality, Manitoba.

» See documents

Solomon Preston

An early pioneer of the Glenora District.

» See documents

Steini Olson

A pioneer of the Langruth district.

» See documents

Thora Gunnlaugson

Thora was interested in ensuring that the Icelandic heritage be maintained; she wrote several documents on local history and illustrated storied and recipe collections.

» See documents

William Harms

» See documents