Emerson

Having taken the Red River route to Emerson, many of the first settlers to the south central region of Manitoba then walked along the north side of the Pembina River to their homesteads. Emerson was, thus, an important communication centre for the region.

Photos & Art Work

Boundary Trails Heritage Region - Trail Ride Photos (0)

A collection of photos taken of heritage sites and events along the route of the Boundary  Trails Heritage Region Trail from Emerson to the Turtle Mountains.

    Community Histories

    Boundary Trails Heritage Region - Trail Ride Photos (0)

    A collection of photos taken of heritage sites and events along the route of the Boundary  Trails Heritage Region Trail from Emerson to the Turtle Mountains.

      Newspapers

      Emerson International - 1878-12-26 (1878)

      An issue of the Emerson International newspaper.

      • No district news included.

      Architectural Heritage

      Manitoba's Diamond Jubilee - 1930 Commemorative Booklet (1880)

      A commemorative booklet which features photos of legislative officials over the past 60 years, comments on provincial development, and photos of regional interest.

        Memoirs & Memories

        Memoirs of Dr Matthew Young - Ch 5 A Pembina Crossing History (1880)

        A historical reconstruction by Felix Kuehn.

          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.