Page 1 of 3 123 LastLast
Threads 1 to 100 of 258

Forum: Heritage and History

There are literally dozens of museums, large and small, that tell the history of Edmonton and area yet you rarely see anything on the forum about them. This forum is C2E's attempt to fix that error. History is the foundation we build our future on and our community, like a home, needs a strong foundation to last. Rather than allow it to be overwhelmed, ignored or left to the persistent few lets create a section where it has it's own voice. Working with the area Museums and Edmonton Heritage Council C2E could create a history/heritage section that would give voice and story to the amazing and exciting history of Edmonton and allow smaller museums to have a voice and promote themselves to the community.

  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: old postcards....

    Started by IGNITERS, 04-03-2008 04:15 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 288
    • Views: 64,232
    03-06-2015, 08:38 PM Go to last post
  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Heritage and History section

    Started by Thomas Hinderks, 22-08-2012 09:30 AM
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 3,736
    08-09-2012, 11:43 PM Go to last post
  1. Gone but not forgotten

    Started by 24karat, 04-01-2007 11:40 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 242
    • Views: 45,078
    16-06-2018, 08:49 PM Go to last post
  2. Small pox - “Everyone was dead“

    Started by KC, 16-06-2018 07:25 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 71
    16-06-2018, 07:25 AM Go to last post
  3. Lightbulb Neon museum a bright idea

    Started by DebraW, 09-09-2008 08:06 AM
    4 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 4
    • Replies: 367
    • Views: 50,772
    15-06-2018, 02:36 PM Go to last post
  4. Lost buildings

    Started by IanO, 30-12-2007 04:11 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 227
    • Views: 52,888
    06-06-2018, 08:54 PM Go to last post
  5. Bomb Shelter -> museum, or what else?

    Started by Sonic Death Monkey, 26-04-2011 10:33 PM
    • Replies: 88
    • Views: 20,206
    06-06-2018, 10:45 AM Go to last post
  6. Edmonton infrastructure milestones

    Started by KC, 02-06-2018 03:14 PM
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 441
    04-06-2018, 06:45 AM Go to last post
  7. Alberta settlement and the Dominion Land Survey

    Started by KC, 12-05-2018 06:25 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 365
    24-05-2018, 08:31 PM Go to last post
  8. Edmonton Journal photos? Archived?

    Started by KC, 05-06-2015 08:55 AM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 2,417
    24-05-2018, 08:19 PM Go to last post
  9. Edmonton's Late and Great Businesses... your memories please!

    Started by 'bertan, 14-10-2009 10:04 PM
    5 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 5
    • Replies: 456
    • Views: 118,399
    19-05-2018, 11:18 AM Go to last post
  10. Collector Cars (and vehicles) around Edmonton

    Started by KC, 13-05-2018 09:46 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 388
    14-05-2018, 02:03 PM Go to last post
  11. McDermid Studios images (large)

    Started by Spill, 08-06-2011 01:28 PM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 6,686
    12-05-2018, 12:39 PM Go to last post
  12. Sir John A. Macdonald

    Started by KC, 11-04-2018 08:03 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 465
    12-04-2018, 02:41 AM Go to last post
  13. Alberta History - notable persons

    Started by KC, 08-05-2015 04:12 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 2,071
    22-03-2018, 09:37 AM Go to last post
  14. Alberta Aviation Museum - The Future?

    Started by AAAAE, 09-07-2009 11:56 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 195
    • Views: 32,942
    20-03-2018, 11:20 PM Go to last post
  15. I remember when...

    Started by RichardS, 15-08-2006 07:03 PM
    17 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 17
    • Replies: 1,671
    • Views: 283,725
    15-03-2018, 09:32 AM Go to last post
  16. New Board Members Wanted

    Started by David Jackson, 20-02-2018 09:02 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 441
    20-02-2018, 09:02 PM Go to last post
  17. Old Photos Scanned in

    Started by Medwards, 16-09-2010 10:34 PM
    • Replies: 28
    • Views: 5,970
    03-01-2018, 12:15 AM Go to last post
  18. Vintage Images of Edmonton and Area

    Started by BalancedOP, 24-08-2011 01:26 PM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 2,627
    31-12-2017, 06:27 AM Go to last post
  19. The Edmonton Incline Railway (funicular)

    Started by KC, 23-12-2017 06:10 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 595
    23-12-2017, 06:10 PM Go to last post
  20. Colonist car exhibit

    Started by KC, 18-11-2017 09:32 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 593
    19-11-2017, 06:41 AM Go to last post
  21. Alberta agricultural history

    Started by KC, 14-11-2017 09:01 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 452
    14-11-2017, 11:08 AM Go to last post
  22. 200+ yrs of slavery in Canada/pre-Canada

    Started by KC, 20-01-2015 10:43 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 2,394
    07-11-2017, 12:47 PM Go to last post
  23. British Home Children

    Started by KC, 01-10-2017 08:20 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 748
    01-10-2017, 08:20 PM Go to last post
  24. Alberta's historic hotels

    Started by KC, 02-09-2017 08:22 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 859
    02-09-2017, 08:22 AM Go to last post
  25. Historic Trails of Alberta

    Started by KC, 24-07-2017 10:10 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,065
    25-07-2017, 09:22 AM Go to last post
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 1,596
    10-07-2017, 09:44 PM Go to last post
  26. Sandy Mactaggart

    Started by KC, 08-07-2017 09:31 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 961
    09-07-2017, 07:14 AM Go to last post
  27. Holocaust - new facts

    Started by KC, 21-04-2017 05:47 PM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 2,954
    20-06-2017, 09:44 AM Go to last post
  28. Edmonton and the Klondike Gold Rush, Klondike Trail

    Started by KC, 09-06-2017 05:02 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,409
    09-06-2017, 10:33 PM Go to last post
  29. Air Raid Sirens in Edmonton Capital Region

    Started by Downtown, 09-06-2017 02:27 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,224
    09-06-2017, 02:37 PM Go to last post
  30. Old building history? 142 St - 118th Ave

    Started by KC, 14-04-2017 03:33 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 869
    14-04-2017, 03:33 PM Go to last post
  31. What was the Mount Tekerra passenger train?

    Started by KC, 12-04-2017 09:42 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 861
    12-04-2017, 09:42 PM Go to last post
  32. History of electricity in Edmonton

    Started by KC, 04-04-2017 10:57 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 830
    04-04-2017, 10:57 PM Go to last post
  33. The Original Intentions of the Indian Act

    Started by KC, 03-04-2017 08:38 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 855
    03-04-2017, 08:38 PM Go to last post
  34. 100 years ago today (according to the Edmonton Bulletin)

    Started by TerryH, 20-07-2007 11:46 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 278
    • Views: 163,662
    23-03-2017, 10:47 PM Go to last post
  35. Old film & video links for Edmonton, Alberta, etc.

    Started by KC, 01-06-2014 02:14 PM
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 4,533
    12-03-2017, 09:07 AM Go to last post
  36. RetroFutures: Edmonton's City Beautiful Movement

    Started by ryansteps, 14-02-2017 10:34 AM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 1,674
    04-03-2017, 11:52 AM Go to last post
  37. History of Forest and Prairie Fire Control

    Started by KC, 08-02-2017 06:57 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 846
    08-02-2017, 07:07 AM Go to last post
  38. Back to the Future: Airships Then and Now

    Started by David Jackson, 02-02-2017 11:35 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 920
    02-02-2017, 11:35 AM Go to last post
  39. Best of old vintage and mid-century houses

    Started by KC, 11-07-2014 12:32 AM
    • Replies: 21
    • Views: 3,928
    19-01-2017, 09:01 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 18
    • Views: 2,936
    21-12-2016, 11:16 AM Go to last post
  40. KKK history in Edmonton

    Started by booster, 29-11-2016 03:32 PM
    • Replies: 23
    • Views: 4,075
    18-12-2016, 04:40 PM Go to last post
  41. 1970 Edmonton prediction

    Started by Sonic Death Monkey, 03-11-2016 07:39 AM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 2,430
    03-11-2016, 03:05 PM Go to last post
  42. Church Street Heritage Area

    Started by booster, 28-09-2016 12:05 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,021
    28-09-2016, 12:45 PM Go to last post
  43. Edmonton Hundred

    Started by Glenco, 25-08-2016 05:19 AM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 1,636
    26-08-2016, 08:39 AM Go to last post
  44. WWII The public's "war effort" in Edmonton

    Started by KC, 21-07-2016 02:09 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,011
    22-07-2016, 07:41 AM Go to last post
  45. Fly Market Auction - Aviation Museum

    Started by David Jackson, 08-07-2016 10:12 AM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,503
    17-07-2016, 02:44 PM Go to last post
  46. Lancaster KB882: From Edmundston to Edmonton

    Started by Glenco, 17-03-2015 09:46 PM
    • Replies: 19
    • Views: 3,851
    07-06-2016, 12:28 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 2,077
    08-04-2016, 08:45 AM Go to last post
  47. Jemmy Jock Bird (James Bird Jr.) interpreter

    Started by KC, 27-03-2016 08:48 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,362
    27-03-2016, 08:48 AM Go to last post
  48. The "Ghost Signs" of Edmonton

    Started by KC, 17-03-2016 08:27 AM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,939
    18-03-2016, 01:42 AM Go to last post
  49. Aviation Heritage Memorial

    Started by David Jackson, 27-02-2016 10:49 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,707
    12-03-2016, 06:53 AM Go to last post
  50. Sons of the West band

    Started by KC, 03-03-2016 03:01 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,693
    03-03-2016, 04:36 PM Go to last post
  51. 20 years on Edmonton Kingsway

    Started by Thomas Hinderks, 18-09-2012 06:21 PM
    • Replies: 24
    • Views: 5,065
    01-02-2016, 02:34 PM Go to last post
  52. Things named after Churchill

    Started by KC, 19-01-2016 04:32 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,797
    20-01-2016, 10:35 AM Go to last post
  53. Oilsands

    Started by KC, 22-12-2015 01:24 AM
    • Replies: 33
    • Views: 3,627
    08-01-2016, 06:18 PM Go to last post
  54. Edmonton Radial Railway Rolling Stock

    Started by Glenco, 07-01-2016 11:15 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,903
    08-01-2016, 10:39 AM Go to last post
  55. Surviving restaurants/businesses from the 50s/60s

    Started by RSready, 02-12-2015 11:31 AM
    • Replies: 59
    • Views: 7,362
    09-12-2015, 10:48 AM Go to last post
  56. New menber

    Started by Blindlemonpledge, 04-12-2015 03:38 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,302
    04-12-2015, 03:38 PM Go to last post
  57. History of the Edmonton City Market

    Started by Jaerdo, 20-11-2015 10:19 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,937
    25-11-2015, 12:15 PM Go to last post
  58. Faith a pillar of Canada’s foundation

    Started by KC, 16-11-2015 10:29 AM
    • Replies: 13
    • Views: 2,188
    18-11-2015, 09:49 PM Go to last post
  59. Portrait of Queen replaced

    Started by KC, 10-11-2015 07:05 AM
    • Replies: 29
    • Views: 3,013
    12-11-2015, 01:29 PM Go to last post
  60. Edmontonians in WWII

    Started by KC, 11-11-2015 04:26 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,624
    11-11-2015, 04:26 PM Go to last post
  61. Casualty Rates - WWs

    Started by KC, 11-11-2015 09:41 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,522
    11-11-2015, 09:41 AM Go to last post
  62. St Josephs Basilica - parish turns 100

    Started by Sonic Death Monkey, 31-01-2014 07:48 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 2,607
    29-10-2015, 07:47 PM Go to last post
  63. Photos of Potatoes growing on Edmonton Lawns?

    Started by ercyval, 30-09-2015 03:15 PM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 2,639
    05-10-2015, 05:40 PM Go to last post
  64. Wine and Cheese tonight

    Started by David Jackson, 15-09-2015 09:00 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,698
    15-09-2015, 09:00 AM Go to last post
  65. Sabre jet crash namao 1954

    Started by GTR, 10-02-2015 07:56 AM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 2,750
    23-08-2015, 12:45 PM Go to last post
  66. 1956 BC and Alberta road map

    Started by Sonic Death Monkey, 16-08-2015 10:08 PM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 4,237
    18-08-2015, 10:04 AM Go to last post
  67. Edmonton Disasters -

    Started by edmonton daily photo, 21-09-2012 04:34 PM
    • Replies: 21
    • Views: 11,822
    11-08-2015, 09:31 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 17
    • Views: 4,068
    05-07-2015, 01:52 PM Go to last post
  68. Ottewell Drive-In Movie Theatre History?

    Started by Unlyrical, 01-07-2015 10:05 AM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 2,969
    02-07-2015, 02:48 PM Go to last post
  69. Edmonton's Population History

    Started by KC, 24-06-2015 09:55 PM
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 2,782
    29-06-2015, 12:46 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,990
    24-06-2015, 10:01 PM Go to last post
  70. Edmonton: City of Lost Dreams

    Started by northsidechad, 03-06-2015 07:06 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,752
    03-06-2015, 07:06 PM Go to last post
  71. The train to Calgary

    Started by KC, 23-05-2015 10:45 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 162
    • Views: 19,328
    28-05-2015, 01:53 PM Go to last post
  72. Edmonton Commissioners vs Councillors/Aldermen

    Started by KC, 25-05-2015 11:28 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,755
    25-05-2015, 11:28 AM Go to last post
  73. CIBC Building

    Started by Meo, 07-05-2015 04:37 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 2,644
    24-05-2015, 10:45 PM Go to last post
  74. Eldorado Aviation

    Started by AviationFan, 19-05-2015 09:26 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,908
    19-05-2015, 09:26 AM Go to last post
  75. Imperial Oil head office moved to Edmonton

    Started by KC, 11-05-2015 05:57 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 2,888
    15-05-2015, 08:11 PM Go to last post
  76. Hotel MacDonald - we almost lost it

    Started by Sonic Death Monkey, 13-05-2015 05:03 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 2,386
    15-05-2015, 10:11 AM Go to last post
  77. Imagining The Tar Sands 1880-1967 and Beyond

    Started by KC, 11-11-2014 06:31 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,836
    11-05-2015, 06:08 PM Go to last post
  78. Grant Notley

    Started by KC, 07-05-2015 06:44 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 2,005
    07-05-2015, 09:48 AM Go to last post
  79. Larry Shaben

    Started by KC, 06-05-2015 06:26 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 2,144
    07-05-2015, 02:00 AM Go to last post
  80. Klondike Dollars

    Started by legitprivilege, 15-04-2015 05:36 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 4,864
    17-04-2015, 08:25 PM Go to last post
  81. 1972 Klondike Days Parade

    Started by Sonic Death Monkey, 17-11-2014 07:02 AM
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 3,163
    12-04-2015, 05:34 PM Go to last post
  82. History questions - Kinsmen

    Started by Sonic Death Monkey, 08-11-2009 12:01 AM
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 5,311
    03-04-2015, 10:45 AM Go to last post
  83. Edmonton 1967

    Started by Glenco, 13-03-2015 08:49 PM
    • Replies: 73
    • Views: 8,569
    25-03-2015, 08:58 PM Go to last post
  84. Anyone remember the Running Elephant?

    Started by Ciscokid, 07-02-2015 08:23 AM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 2,748
    17-02-2015, 06:48 PM Go to last post

Page 1 of 3 123 LastLast

Thread Display Options

Use this control to limit the display of threads to those newer than the specified time frame.

Allows you to choose the data by which the thread list will be sorted.

Order threads in...

Note: when sorting by date, 'descending order' will show the newest results first.

Icon Legend

Contains unread posts
Contains unread posts
Contains no unread posts
Contains no unread posts
More than 30 replies or 500 views
Hot thread with unread posts
More than 30 replies or 500 views
Hot thread with no unread posts
Closed Thread
Thread is closed
Thread Contains a Message Written By You
You have posted in this thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •