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Image No: NA-4565-10

Title: Crenshaw homestead, Grande Prairie area, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1910s]

Remarks: First settlers on the Edson-Grande Prairie trail. Copied from PA-2535-8.

Subject(s): Grande Prairie, Alberta - Dwellings / Grande Prairie, Alberta - Buildings / Horses in transportation / Frontier and pioneer life

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Image No: NA-4565-1

Title: Wynn Gregory and Bill Bailey, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1912]

Remarks: Gregory and Bailey belonged to a virtual suicide squad in the First World War because they went out a night to scout the German lines and few survived. After the war, the two men quarrelled over Mrs. Einerhund and Gregory killed Bailey while fishing at Ruby Lake [also called Moon Lake].
Copied from PA-2535-2.

Subject(s): World War, 1914-1918 - Personnel

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Image No: NA-4565-2

Title: Jack Thompson, Bill Bailey and Wynn Gregory, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1912]

Remarks: Gregory and Bailey belonged to a virtual suicide squad in the First World War because they went out a night to scout the German lines and few survived. After the war, the two men quarrelled over Mrs. Einerhund and Gregory killed Bailey while fishing at Ruby Lake [also called Moon Lake].
Copied from PA-2535-3.

Subject(s): World War, 1914-1918 - Personnel

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Image No: NA-4565-3

Title: Packers outside log cabin, possibly on Edson-Grande Prairie trail, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1912-1914]

Subject(s): Log cabins and buildings / Horses in transportation / Pack transportation / Frontier and pioneer life

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Image No: NA-4565-4

Title: Peter A. Robb and packers at Robb homestead, Wolf Creek on McLeod River, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1912-1914]

Remarks: Beside old log house. Located 12 miles from Edson, the ranch was used as headquarters for packing and guiding business. Peter A. Robb at left.
Copied from PA-2535-4.

Subject(s): Edson area, Alberta - Dwellings / Log cabins and buildings / Horses in transportation / Pack transportation / Frontier and pioneer life

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Image No: NA-4565-6

Title: Packers and horse, Wolf Creek area, McLeod River, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1912-1914]

Remarks: L-R: Dr. Freeman (veterinarian); Peter A. Robb; [unknown]; Mr. Yonge.
Copied from PA-2535-5.

Subject(s): Edson area, Alberta - Views / Horses in transportation / Pack transportation / Winter / Snow / Cold weather clothing / Frontier and pioneer life

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Image No: NA-4565-8

Title: Packers and pack horses crossing river, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1912-1914]

Remarks: Copied from PA-2535-7.

Subject(s): Horses in transportation / Pack transportation / Fords (Stream crossings) / Rivers / Frontier and pioneer life

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Image No: NA-4565-7

Title: Men with packing gear, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1912-1914]

Remarks: Johnny Gunn, right, was killed overseas during the First World War.
Copied from PA-2535-6.

Subject(s): World War, 1914-1918 - Personnel / Pack transportation / Frontier and pioneer life

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Image No: NA-4565-5

Title: Members of pack outfit dining in log cabin on Peter A. Robb ranch, Wolf Creek, McLeod River, Alberta.

Date: January 1913

Remarks: Pack outfit had mail contract between Edson and Grande Prairie. Peter A. Robb at right.

Subject(s): Edson area, Alberta - Dwellings / Log cabins and buildings / Buildings - Interiors / Pack transportation / Dinners and dining / Frontier and pioneer life

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Image No: NA-4565-12

Title: Grand Trunk Hotel, Edson, Alberta.

Date: [ca. 1915-1920]

Remarks: Copied from PA-2535-25.

Subject(s): Edson, Alberta - Buildings / Edson, Alberta - Hotels

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