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Arrival of South Dakota Settlers, May 1, 1891

Photograph of a train carrying settlers from South Dakota. The train is stopped with people standing on top and in front. Bound for the Canadian North-West, this CPR train arrived in Winnipeg on May 1st, 1891. The following messages were written on the sides of the train: "Good-bye South Dakota. Bound for the Canadian North-West. Free land. Plenty of timber. Pure water. No more 2 bushels per acre. No more opaline fuel. No more 5 mile water haul. No more grinding machine agents. Hurrah for Canada."


  • CA CPA 1989.62, 1990.136, 1994.74
  • Fonds
  • 1946-1981

Fonds consists of 2 black and white photographs show the Post Office and personnel (1946), 12 showing its Centennial (1981). Textual material documents building maintenance (1966).


Jack Fraser fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1992-1999

The Jack Fraser fonds includes newspaper articles (1992-1999) and a letter to the editor (1994).

James Buckley fonds

  • CA MCK 11-2004
  • Fonds
  • 1906-1939, predominant 1918-1939

Fonds includes Conductors' Local Passenger tariff No. C 6 Brandon to Moose Jaw in effect June 23, 1918; Constitution of Railway Conductors of America revised and adopted May 4, 1925; CPR Rules for Heating, Ventilating, Lighting and for operation of water rising system on passenger equipment, revised January 1924; Souvenir, Canada's Great Inland Port Fort William and Port Arthur [n.d.] 127 illustrations; poster The Spirit of 1918: Sticking To It, supplement to The Graphic, The Railway Conductor, July, 1939 Royal Visit Edition; Wonderland of Canada, The Rocky Mountains Specially Selected Views of the Canadian Rockies on the Canadian Pacific Line , photographs by WM Notman & Son. Valentine & Sons, Publishing Company, Montreal and Toronto[n.d.]; Over the Kettle Valley Route British Columbia published for Canadian Pacific Railway News Service 20 pp. [n.d.]; postcard with steam engine traveling through a flooded rail-line and CNR key.

James Buckley