Mowbray

A border community whose friendships crossed the artificial boundary of the 49th parallel.

Architectural Heritage

AD-Darlingford_Mowbray Windygates Baseball Team 1908 (1900)

This photo of a 1908 Mowbray Windygates baseball team was taken in Darlingford during a tournament.

    Photos

    Guest, Cecil F - Unidentified Scenes and Portraits (1900)

    These images, from glass negatives, are as yet uniden tified, but are believed to be from the Mowbray and McKenzie District.

      Cemetery Maps/Lists

      Jackson Cemetery (1880)

      Jackson Cemetery, named after a local family, served Mowbray and the district south of the Pembina River.

      To see photos of the grave stones, please click on the CEMETERIES button at the top of the page amd follow the links.

       

        Genealogies

        Mowbray - Andrew Johnston Anne Johnston (1880)

        A history of the Johnston family and their lives in the Mowbray District of Southern Manitoba.

        Author: Muriel Kathleen Johnston (nee Finley)

        Editor:  Joyce Jean Johnston (nee Giesbrecht)

          Community Histories

          Mowbray - Andrew Johnston Anne Johnston (1880)

          A history of the Johnston family and their lives in the Mowbray District of Southern Manitoba.

          Author: Muriel Kathleen Johnston (nee Finley)

          Editor:  Joyce Jean Johnston (nee Giesbrecht)

            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.

              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.

                What it looks like today




                Newspapers

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