A community in western Manitoba.

Community Histories

Archaeology in the Rock and Pelican Lake Area of South Central Manitoba

Chris Vickers completed a series of archaeological digs in the Mound Builder and Assiniboine sites in Southern Manitoba between 1940 and 1950.

These reports were prepared for the Historical and Scientific Society of Manitoba and are now in the collection of the University of Manitoba.


    Memoirs & Memories

    Little White School House - Charyk

    Stories of time spent in small rural schools.



      Manitoba Buffalo Hunting Trails (1880)

      This short article outlines the two best known trails used by the buffalo hunters as they wended their way from the Red River Settlement to the Missouri for the annual buffalo hunt.


        Nellie McClung Collection

        McClung - VRBCA - Clearing in the West (1880)

        A collection of articles and news clippings referencing the publication of Nellie McClung's first autobiography. These documents were collected in Nellie McClung's sarapbooks and are now held in the MS0010 Nellie McClung Fond at the Royal British Columbia Archive.



          Wawanesa Enterprise - 1892-12-23 (1892)

          An issue of the Wawanesa Enterprise newspaper.


            What it looks like today


            Wawanesa Enterprise, Wawanesa

            Wawanesa World, Wawanesa