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.

          Nor'West Farmer

          Nor'West Farmer 1929 - Selections (0)

          Published in Winnipeg, the Nor'West Farmer emphasized the latest in agricultural research and applied these ideas to real farms. Articles taught do-it-yourself repair and maintenance and raught new techniques in animal husbandry and seeding/harvesting. Along with this there was a sense of fun and games, a real family-based farming digest.

          Use our site's search capability for a list of the Nor'West Farmer issues on file.

            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.

                    Architectural Heritage

                    St Luke's Anglican Church - Pembina Crossing - Felix Kuehn (1880)

                    A short history of the St Luke's Anglican Church at Pembina Crossing in Southern Manitoba, written bu Felix Kuehn.

                      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