Wawanesa

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.

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    Maps

    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.

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      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.

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        What it looks like today