Saskatoon History Review No. 31

The latest edition of the Saskatoon History Review is ready for purchase! In this issue, Saskatoon Heritage Society President, Peggy Sarjeant, pays tribute to the Society's founding President, longtime heritage advocate and previous editor of the ”Review”, Donald C. Kerr. Ryan Walker, Professor of Geography and Planning at the University of Saskatchewan, provides a walk through the unique and varied landscape of the Peggy McKercher Conservation Area. Former Provincial Archives of Saskatchewan Reference Archivist, Bonnie Dahl, details the history of the Provincial Archives' recently closed Saskatoon office. Local historian William P. Delainey used the recollections of early Saskatoon pioneer Robert W. Caswell to trace Saskatoon land deals during the "boomtime" era. Nutana Historian Dianne Wilson discusses her quest to identify the 1883 Charles Garrison House. Finally, City of Saskatoon Archivist, Jeff O'Brien, delights with the fascinating history of Factoria, the failed "Magic City." The issue is $14.00 plus $5.00 for shipping. There are 3 options for payments: a) Via credit card online through www.paypal.com Send...
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