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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.

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    Memoirs & Memories

    Little White School House - Charyk

    Stories of time spent in small rural schools.

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      Maps

      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.

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        Veterans' Experience

        North-West Mounted Police - Route Map 1874-75

        Map published in conjunction with 'The North-West Mounted Police 1873-1893. Vol.1 by John Peter Turner.

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          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.

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            Business & Public Affairs

            Little White School House - Charyk

            Stories of time spent in small rural schools.

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              Museums

              What They Wore - A Visual History of Dress - Douglas Gorsline

              An excellent resource for anyone interested in period costumes.

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