A Guide to Resources



Heritage Websites


Research Projects

Ideas & Editorial

Resource Collections

Heritage Organizations

This & That


Heritage Websites


Resource Collections

Virtual Manitoba Collections

Past & Present -  Manitoba Communities

Manitoba Communities & More, listed aplhabetically.

Map Collection

A Brandon Souvenir - Early Photos

Local History Books
(Listed by Town names)

Topics: Document Collection

Brandon Bands



Research Projects


Brandon Railways

The birth and growth of the Wheat City - it's all about the railways.


Turtle Mountain and the Souris Plains


An Overview of Our History

General Rosser's Legacy

A Manitoba History Article

The Chapman Museum

Dakota Stories

The Souris River

Heritage Organizations

Manitoba Heritage Organizations

The Turtle Mountain - Souris Plains Heritage Association

The Historic Resources Branch

Heritage Manitoba

Boundary Trail National Heritage Region

Westman Museums

Manitoba Genealogical Society
Manitoba Historical Society

Manitoba Living History Society 

Manitoba Museum


Manitoba Archaeological Society


Canadian Heritage Organizations

Peel's Prairie Provinces (Includes full searchable copies of the numerous historic prairie works.)

Canada's History Magazine
Heritage Canada
Archives Canada
Historic Places Initiative

Ideas & Editorials

Wildlife Management Areas
A Treasure in Distress

We need to rethink Wildlife Management Areas.  They were designed with hunting in mind, but but with a little "Management" they can continue to serve that purpose as well as serving other valuable functions.




Local History Matters

History without geography can really miss the point. History without accurate local content isn’t likely to connect.

Healthy Communities

A loosely connected series of observations about healthy communities rooted in personal experience and extensive travel in rural Manitoba.

This & That


Activities, Projects & Educational Intintiatives

Canoe Journeys in Western Manitoba

Manitoba Local Tourism Yearbooks