McKenzie School District # 235 Manitoba Archive MES2 McKenzie 235 N21884
Built in 1896, this was probably the last of the stone houses built by Jim WIllox in the district.
Memoirs & Memories
An anonymous series of recollections about early days in the district.
A collection of documents concerning the Buchanan farming operation from the 1890s to the 1920s.
A collection of letters written by Percy Crain during his time in Europe during WWI.
Photos & Art Work
Several photos of the town of LaRiviere from the Cecil Guest glass negatives.
The McKenzie Methodist Cemetery no longer sxists; all stones and markers were cleared and the site turned into a field by a previous owner.
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.
Published in 2000, this map shows all of the rural schools in the Pembina Municipality.
Audio & Video
Lea Collection - A recording from 1966 featuring Laurie Lea, Percy Lea, George Sanders, and Dr John Boxall.
This memoir is Lynne Windsor's reflections on the life and times of her grandparents, Francis & Elizabeth Windsor.
An Index of Online Newspapers, Winnipeg