The Dirty Thirties

1930 - 1939

This was a time of poverty, of making do with what you had. Farms were less than productive and motorized vehicles were reconstructed to be pulled by horses - Bennett buggies.

Memoirs & Memories

1: The Pembina Manitou Archive: A Community-Based Educational Resource (2012)

This essay describes the purpose and the initial development of the Pembina Manitou Archive.

    Archibald District History (1880)

    A selection of photographs, memoirs, and historical sketches concerning the Archibald Methodist (United) Church, the Archibld School District, and its early settlers in Southern Manitoba.

      Archibald Methodist Church - A Historical Sketch (1880)

      A collection of documents and photographs collected at the time of the dedication of the restored church at Archibald Historical Museum.

        Atkins, Kay - Memories (1920)

        One of a series of intervews of Manitou community elders compiled by Bette Mueller.

        This one features Kay Atkins.

          Available On Line - Manitoba's Newspapers (1880)

          This is a listing of all Manitoba newspaper which we currently are aware are available online. We will pdate the listing as we become aware of changes.

            B. K. & Claire Johnson's Centennial HIstory - 1970 (1880)

            A short family history published during Manitoba's Centennial year.

              Beygrau Paul T & Luther Burbank In Memorium (1920)

              Beygrau, in later life, worked with Luther Burbank in his gardens. Their friendship led to Beygrau managing the development of Burbank's Gardens after Burbank's death.

              Document from the Sonoma County Library.

                Bird, Dorothy - Memories (1920)

                One of a series of intervews of Manitou community elders compiled by Bette Mueller.

                This one features Dorothy Bird.

                  Brick, Myrtle - Memories (1920)

                  One of a series of intervews of Manitou community elders compiled by Bette Mueller.

                  This one features Myrtle Brick.

                    Buchanan Collection - This Business of Farming - Part 2 (1925)

                    A collection of documents concerning the Buchanan farming operation from the 1920s to the 1940s.

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