On Sunday, July 21st, join local historian Dianne Wilson for a walking tour of the Nutana/Broadway area, the original settlement of what is now Saskatoon.
Meet at 2pm at Nutana Collegiate (411 11th Street East). The tour will conclude at the Marr Residence for refreshments and a tour of the house.
A joint Saskatoon Heritage Society/Marr Residence Programme
Nutana Collegiate, ca. 1910 (LH-407, Saskatoon Public Library Local History Room)
The Marr Residence, the oldest house in Saskatoon on its original location (IL-90-3-3, Saskatoon Public Library Local History Room)
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The Saskatoon Heritage Society’s magazine Saskatoon History Review is the only publication of its kind in Western Canada. In their 29th issue, editor Don Kerr has brings together a mix of articles of interest to a wide audience. Paul Van Pul continues his history of Saskatoon’s airport, 1941-1953; Frank Peters remembers his working life in the construction industry in an interview with Don Kerr; Al Morton has written about Saskatoon’s street car history; Donald Park and Richard Rempel reminisce about their years at City Park Collegiate; and Ruth Millar presents interesting facts about a variety of Saskatoon schools in her photographic essay.