Avery's Park, Rock Lake

Formerly, a well-known summer vacation spot in Southern 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.



    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.


      Photos & Art Work

      Postcard - On the Beach at Rock Lake ca 1910 (1880)

      Rock Lake has been a favourite fishing and vacationing spot for over a century.


        Business & Public Affairs

        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.