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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 05:15 PM
    3 Pages
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    • Replies: 288
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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Heritage and History section

    Started by Thomas Hinderks, 22-08-2012 10:30 AM
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 5,547
    09-09-2012, 12:43 AM Go to last post
  1. Lightbulb Neon museum a bright idea

    Started by DebraW, 09-09-2008 09:06 AM
    4 Pages
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    • Replies: 379
    • Views: 56,932
    07-12-2018, 12:01 PM Go to last post
  2. Air Raid Sirens in Edmonton Capital Region

    Started by Downtown, 09-06-2017 03:27 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 2,128
    17-11-2018, 01:19 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 351
    09-11-2018, 09:17 PM Go to last post
  3. Alberta Aviation Museum - The Future?

    Started by AAAAE, 10-07-2009 12:56 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 196
    • Views: 36,161
    04-11-2018, 03:41 PM Go to last post
  4. Royal Alberta Museum in Edmonton

    Started by KC, 07-10-2018 08:14 PM
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 988
    20-10-2018, 02:49 PM Go to last post
  5. Edmonton infrastructure milestones

    Started by KC, 02-06-2018 04:14 PM
    • Replies: 16
    • Views: 1,198
    07-10-2018, 08:29 PM Go to last post
  6. I remember when...

    Started by RichardS, 15-08-2006 08:03 PM
    17 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 17
    • Replies: 1,690
    • Views: 304,535
    02-10-2018, 09:09 PM Go to last post
  7. Edmonton 1970

    Started by Sonic Death Monkey, 28-09-2018 11:27 PM
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 595
    29-09-2018, 11:29 PM Go to last post
  8. Lost buildings

    Started by IanO, 30-12-2007 05:11 PM
    3 Pages
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    • Replies: 229
    • Views: 56,513
    17-09-2018, 02:45 AM Go to last post
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    • Views: 292
    25-08-2018, 11:21 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 2,181
    25-08-2018, 10:55 PM Go to last post
  9. KKK history in Edmonton

    Started by booster, 29-11-2016 04:32 PM
    • Replies: 33
    • Views: 5,675
    22-08-2018, 07:53 PM Go to last post
  10. Louis Riel

    Started by KC, 14-08-2018 11:33 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 472
    14-08-2018, 11:33 PM Go to last post
  11. Edmonton's historic rail bridges

    Started by Sonic Death Monkey, 31-07-2018 05:24 PM
    • Replies: 16
    • Views: 983
    05-08-2018, 03:11 PM Go to last post
  12. Francis Winspear

    Started by KC, 29-07-2018 06:11 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 454
    29-07-2018, 06:11 PM Go to last post
  13. Edmonton's Late and Great Businesses... your memories please!

    Started by 'bertan, 14-10-2009 11:04 PM
    5 Pages
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    • Replies: 460
    • Views: 126,101
    17-07-2018, 08:19 PM Go to last post
  14. Gone but not forgotten

    Started by 24karat, 05-01-2007 12:40 AM
    3 Pages
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    • Replies: 242
    • Views: 50,505
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  15. Small pox - “Everyone was dead“

    Started by KC, 16-06-2018 08:25 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 300
    16-06-2018, 08:25 AM Go to last post
  16. Bomb Shelter -> museum, or what else?

    Started by Sonic Death Monkey, 26-04-2011 11:33 PM
    • Replies: 88
    • Views: 22,201
    06-06-2018, 11:45 AM Go to last post
  17. Alberta settlement and the Dominion Land Survey

    Started by KC, 12-05-2018 07:25 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 664
    24-05-2018, 09:31 PM Go to last post
  18. Edmonton Journal photos? Archived?

    Started by KC, 05-06-2015 09:55 AM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 2,860
    24-05-2018, 09:19 PM Go to last post
  19. Collector Cars (and vehicles) around Edmonton

    Started by KC, 13-05-2018 10:46 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 757
    14-05-2018, 03:03 PM Go to last post
  20. McDermid Studios images (large)

    Started by Spill, 08-06-2011 02:28 PM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 7,189
    12-05-2018, 01:39 PM Go to last post
  21. Sir John A. Macdonald

    Started by KC, 11-04-2018 09:03 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 704
    12-04-2018, 03:41 AM Go to last post
  22. Alberta History - notable persons

    Started by KC, 08-05-2015 05:12 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 2,404
    22-03-2018, 10:37 AM Go to last post
  23. New Board Members Wanted

    Started by David Jackson, 20-02-2018 10:02 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 680
    20-02-2018, 10:02 PM Go to last post
  24. Old Photos Scanned in

    Started by Medwards, 16-09-2010 11:34 PM
    • Replies: 28
    • Views: 6,649
    03-01-2018, 01:15 AM Go to last post
  25. Vintage Images of Edmonton and Area

    Started by BalancedOP, 24-08-2011 02:26 PM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 3,131
    31-12-2017, 07:27 AM Go to last post
  26. The Edmonton Incline Railway (funicular)

    Started by KC, 23-12-2017 07:10 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 893
    23-12-2017, 07:10 PM Go to last post
  27. Colonist car exhibit

    Started by KC, 18-11-2017 10:32 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 972
    19-11-2017, 07:41 AM Go to last post
  28. Alberta agricultural history

    Started by KC, 14-11-2017 10:01 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 761
    14-11-2017, 12:08 PM Go to last post
  29. 200+ yrs of slavery in Canada/pre-Canada

    Started by KC, 20-01-2015 11:43 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 2,774
    07-11-2017, 01:47 PM Go to last post
  30. British Home Children

    Started by KC, 01-10-2017 09:20 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,063
    01-10-2017, 09:20 PM Go to last post
  31. Alberta's historic hotels

    Started by KC, 02-09-2017 09:22 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,220
    02-09-2017, 09:22 AM Go to last post
  32. Historic Trails of Alberta

    Started by KC, 24-07-2017 11:10 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,431
    25-07-2017, 10:22 AM Go to last post
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 2,221
    10-07-2017, 10:44 PM Go to last post
  33. Sandy Mactaggart

    Started by KC, 08-07-2017 10:31 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,287
    09-07-2017, 08:14 AM Go to last post
  34. Holocaust - new facts

    Started by KC, 21-04-2017 06:47 PM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 3,543
    20-06-2017, 10:44 AM Go to last post
  35. Edmonton and the Klondike Gold Rush, Klondike Trail

    Started by KC, 09-06-2017 06:02 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,857
    09-06-2017, 11:33 PM Go to last post
  36. Old building history? 142 St - 118th Ave

    Started by KC, 14-04-2017 04:33 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,159
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  37. What was the Mount Tekerra passenger train?

    Started by KC, 12-04-2017 10:42 PM
    • Replies: 0
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  38. History of electricity in Edmonton

    Started by KC, 04-04-2017 11:57 PM
    • Replies: 0
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  39. The Original Intentions of the Indian Act

    Started by KC, 03-04-2017 09:38 PM
    • Replies: 0
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    03-04-2017, 09:38 PM Go to last post
  40. 100 years ago today (according to the Edmonton Bulletin)

    Started by TerryH, 21-07-2007 12:46 AM
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    • Replies: 278
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  41. Old film & video links for Edmonton, Alberta, etc.

    Started by KC, 01-06-2014 03:14 PM
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 5,306
    12-03-2017, 10:07 AM Go to last post
  42. RetroFutures: Edmonton's City Beautiful Movement

    Started by ryansteps, 14-02-2017 11:34 AM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 2,184
    04-03-2017, 12:52 PM Go to last post
  43. History of Forest and Prairie Fire Control

    Started by KC, 08-02-2017 07:57 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,188
    08-02-2017, 08:07 AM Go to last post
  44. Back to the Future: Airships Then and Now

    Started by David Jackson, 02-02-2017 12:35 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,241
    02-02-2017, 12:35 PM Go to last post
  45. Best of old vintage and mid-century houses

    Started by KC, 11-07-2014 01:32 AM
    • Replies: 21
    • Views: 4,728
    19-01-2017, 10:01 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 18
    • Views: 3,658
    21-12-2016, 12:16 PM Go to last post
  46. 1970 Edmonton prediction

    Started by Sonic Death Monkey, 03-11-2016 08:39 AM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 3,201
    03-11-2016, 04:05 PM Go to last post
  47. Church Street Heritage Area

    Started by booster, 28-09-2016 01:05 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,345
    28-09-2016, 01:45 PM Go to last post
  48. Edmonton Hundred

    Started by Glenco, 25-08-2016 06:19 AM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 2,133
    26-08-2016, 09:39 AM Go to last post
  49. WWII The public's "war effort" in Edmonton

    Started by KC, 21-07-2016 03:09 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,339
    22-07-2016, 08:41 AM Go to last post
  50. Fly Market Auction - Aviation Museum

    Started by David Jackson, 08-07-2016 11:12 AM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,892
    17-07-2016, 03:44 PM Go to last post
  51. Lancaster KB882: From Edmundston to Edmonton

    Started by Glenco, 17-03-2015 10:46 PM
    • Replies: 19
    • Views: 4,597
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    • Views: 2,559
    08-04-2016, 09:45 AM Go to last post
  52. Jemmy Jock Bird (James Bird Jr.) interpreter

    Started by KC, 27-03-2016 09:48 AM
    • Replies: 0
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    27-03-2016, 09:48 AM Go to last post
  53. The "Ghost Signs" of Edmonton

    Started by KC, 17-03-2016 09:27 AM
    • Replies: 4
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  54. Aviation Heritage Memorial

    Started by David Jackson, 27-02-2016 11:49 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,988
    12-03-2016, 07:53 AM Go to last post
  55. Sons of the West band

    Started by KC, 03-03-2016 04:01 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,983
    03-03-2016, 05:36 PM Go to last post
  56. 20 years on Edmonton Kingsway

    Started by Thomas Hinderks, 18-09-2012 07:21 PM
    • Replies: 24
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    01-02-2016, 03:34 PM Go to last post
  57. Things named after Churchill

    Started by KC, 19-01-2016 05:32 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 2,070
    20-01-2016, 11:35 AM Go to last post
  58. Oilsands

    Started by KC, 22-12-2015 02:24 AM
    • Replies: 33
    • Views: 4,503
    08-01-2016, 07:18 PM Go to last post
  59. Edmonton Radial Railway Rolling Stock

    Started by Glenco, 08-01-2016 12:15 AM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 2,235
    08-01-2016, 11:39 AM Go to last post
  60. Surviving restaurants/businesses from the 50s/60s

    Started by RSready, 02-12-2015 12:31 PM
    • Replies: 59
    • Views: 8,906
    09-12-2015, 11:48 AM Go to last post
  61. New menber

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

    Started by Jaerdo, 20-11-2015 11:19 AM
    • Replies: 2
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    25-11-2015, 01:15 PM Go to last post
  63. Faith a pillar of Canada’s foundation

    Started by KC, 16-11-2015 11:29 AM
    • Replies: 13
    • Views: 2,529
    18-11-2015, 10:49 PM Go to last post
  64. Portrait of Queen replaced

    Started by KC, 10-11-2015 08:05 AM
    • Replies: 29
    • Views: 3,960
    12-11-2015, 02:29 PM Go to last post
  65. Edmontonians in WWII

    Started by KC, 11-11-2015 05:26 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,859
    11-11-2015, 05:26 PM Go to last post
  66. Casualty Rates - WWs

    Started by KC, 11-11-2015 10:41 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,744
    11-11-2015, 10:41 AM Go to last post
  67. St Josephs Basilica - parish turns 100

    Started by Sonic Death Monkey, 31-01-2014 08:48 PM
    • Replies: 4
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    29-10-2015, 08:47 PM Go to last post
  68. Photos of Potatoes growing on Edmonton Lawns?

    Started by ercyval, 30-09-2015 04:15 PM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 3,037
    05-10-2015, 06:40 PM Go to last post
  69. Wine and Cheese tonight

    Started by David Jackson, 15-09-2015 10:00 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,912
    15-09-2015, 10:00 AM Go to last post
  70. Sabre jet crash namao 1954

    Started by GTR, 10-02-2015 08:56 AM
    • Replies: 8
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    23-08-2015, 01:45 PM Go to last post
  71. 1956 BC and Alberta road map

    Started by Sonic Death Monkey, 16-08-2015 11:08 PM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 4,825
    18-08-2015, 11:04 AM Go to last post
  72. Edmonton Disasters -

    Started by edmonton daily photo, 21-09-2012 05:34 PM
    • Replies: 21
    • Views: 13,032
    11-08-2015, 10:31 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 17
    • Views: 4,905
    05-07-2015, 02:52 PM Go to last post
  73. Ottewell Drive-In Movie Theatre History?

    Started by Unlyrical, 01-07-2015 11:05 AM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 3,380
    02-07-2015, 03:48 PM Go to last post
  74. Edmonton's Population History

    Started by KC, 24-06-2015 10:55 PM
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 3,185
    29-06-2015, 01:46 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 2,197
    24-06-2015, 11:01 PM Go to last post
  75. Edmonton: City of Lost Dreams

    Started by northsidechad, 03-06-2015 08:06 PM
    • Replies: 0
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    03-06-2015, 08:06 PM Go to last post
  76. The train to Calgary

    Started by KC, 23-05-2015 11:45 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 162
    • Views: 21,135
    28-05-2015, 02:53 PM Go to last post
  77. Edmonton Commissioners vs Councillors/Aldermen

    Started by KC, 25-05-2015 12:28 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,973
    25-05-2015, 12:28 PM Go to last post
  78. CIBC Building

    Started by Meo, 07-05-2015 05:37 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 3,205
    24-05-2015, 11:45 PM Go to last post
  79. Eldorado Aviation

    Started by AviationFan, 19-05-2015 10:26 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 2,110
    19-05-2015, 10:26 AM Go to last post
  80. Imperial Oil head office moved to Edmonton

    Started by KC, 11-05-2015 06:57 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 3,264
    15-05-2015, 09:11 PM Go to last post
  81. Hotel MacDonald - we almost lost it

    Started by Sonic Death Monkey, 13-05-2015 06:03 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 2,684
    15-05-2015, 11:11 AM Go to last post
  82. Imagining The Tar Sands 1880-1967 and Beyond

    Started by KC, 11-11-2014 07:31 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 2,052
    11-05-2015, 07:08 PM Go to last post

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