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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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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Heritage and History section

    Started by Thomas Hinderks, 22-08-2012 10:30 AM
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 5,237
    09-09-2012, 12:43 AM Go to last post
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  1. Alberta Aviation Museum - The Future?

    Started by AAAAE, 10-07-2009 12:56 AM
    2 Pages
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    • Replies: 196
    • Views: 35,317
    04-11-2018, 03:41 PM Go to last post
  2. Royal Alberta Museum in Edmonton

    Started by KC, 07-10-2018 08:14 PM
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 809
    20-10-2018, 02:49 PM Go to last post
  3. Edmonton infrastructure milestones

    Started by KC, 02-06-2018 04:14 PM
    • Replies: 16
    • Views: 1,044
    07-10-2018, 08:29 PM Go to last post
  4. I remember when...

    Started by RichardS, 15-08-2006 08:03 PM
    17 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 17
    • Replies: 1,690
    • Views: 300,254
    02-10-2018, 09:09 PM Go to last post
  5. Edmonton 1970

    Started by Sonic Death Monkey, 28-09-2018 11:27 PM
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 476
    29-09-2018, 11:29 PM Go to last post
  6. Lost buildings

    Started by IanO, 30-12-2007 05:11 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 229
    • Views: 55,598
    17-09-2018, 02:45 AM Go to last post
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    • Views: 269
    25-08-2018, 11:21 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 2,095
    25-08-2018, 10:55 PM Go to last post
  7. KKK history in Edmonton

    Started by booster, 29-11-2016 04:32 PM
    • Replies: 33
    • Views: 5,305
    22-08-2018, 07:53 PM Go to last post
  8. Louis Riel

    Started by KC, 14-08-2018 11:33 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 441
    14-08-2018, 11:33 PM Go to last post
  9. Edmonton's historic rail bridges

    Started by Sonic Death Monkey, 31-07-2018 05:24 PM
    • Replies: 16
    • Views: 891
    05-08-2018, 03:11 PM Go to last post
  10. Francis Winspear

    Started by KC, 29-07-2018 06:11 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 418
    29-07-2018, 06:11 PM Go to last post
  11. 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: 124,171
    17-07-2018, 08:19 PM Go to last post
  12. Gone but not forgotten

    Started by 24karat, 05-01-2007 12:40 AM
    3 Pages
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    • Replies: 242
    • Views: 49,303
    16-06-2018, 09:49 PM Go to last post
  13. Small pox - “Everyone was dead“

    Started by KC, 16-06-2018 08:25 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 269
    16-06-2018, 08:25 AM Go to last post
  14. Lightbulb Neon museum a bright idea

    Started by DebraW, 09-09-2008 09:06 AM
    4 Pages
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    • Replies: 367
    • Views: 54,931
    15-06-2018, 03:36 PM Go to last post
  15. Bomb Shelter -> museum, or what else?

    Started by Sonic Death Monkey, 26-04-2011 11:33 PM
    • Replies: 88
    • Views: 21,740
    06-06-2018, 11:45 AM Go to last post
  16. Alberta settlement and the Dominion Land Survey

    Started by KC, 12-05-2018 07:25 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 623
    24-05-2018, 09:31 PM Go to last post
  17. Edmonton Journal photos? Archived?

    Started by KC, 05-06-2015 09:55 AM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 2,775
    24-05-2018, 09:19 PM Go to last post
  18. Collector Cars (and vehicles) around Edmonton

    Started by KC, 13-05-2018 10:46 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 708
    14-05-2018, 03:03 PM Go to last post
  19. McDermid Studios images (large)

    Started by Spill, 08-06-2011 02:28 PM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 7,116
    12-05-2018, 01:39 PM Go to last post
  20. Sir John A. Macdonald

    Started by KC, 11-04-2018 09:03 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 678
    12-04-2018, 03:41 AM Go to last post
  21. Alberta History - notable persons

    Started by KC, 08-05-2015 05:12 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 2,363
    22-03-2018, 10:37 AM Go to last post
  22. New Board Members Wanted

    Started by David Jackson, 20-02-2018 10:02 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 649
    20-02-2018, 10:02 PM Go to last post
  23. Old Photos Scanned in

    Started by Medwards, 16-09-2010 11:34 PM
    • Replies: 28
    • Views: 6,520
    03-01-2018, 01:15 AM Go to last post
  24. Vintage Images of Edmonton and Area

    Started by BalancedOP, 24-08-2011 02:26 PM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 3,045
    31-12-2017, 07:27 AM Go to last post
  25. The Edmonton Incline Railway (funicular)

    Started by KC, 23-12-2017 07:10 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 854
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  26. Colonist car exhibit

    Started by KC, 18-11-2017 10:32 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 926
    19-11-2017, 07:41 AM Go to last post
  27. Alberta agricultural history

    Started by KC, 14-11-2017 10:01 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 724
    14-11-2017, 12:08 PM Go to last post
  28. 200+ yrs of slavery in Canada/pre-Canada

    Started by KC, 20-01-2015 11:43 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 2,733
    07-11-2017, 01:47 PM Go to last post
  29. British Home Children

    Started by KC, 01-10-2017 09:20 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,035
    01-10-2017, 09:20 PM Go to last post
  30. Alberta's historic hotels

    Started by KC, 02-09-2017 09:22 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,176
    02-09-2017, 09:22 AM Go to last post
  31. Historic Trails of Alberta

    Started by KC, 24-07-2017 11:10 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,388
    25-07-2017, 10:22 AM Go to last post
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 2,115
    10-07-2017, 10:44 PM Go to last post
  32. Sandy Mactaggart

    Started by KC, 08-07-2017 10:31 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,254
    09-07-2017, 08:14 AM Go to last post
  33. Holocaust - new facts

    Started by KC, 21-04-2017 06:47 PM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 3,456
    20-06-2017, 10:44 AM Go to last post
  34. Edmonton and the Klondike Gold Rush, Klondike Trail

    Started by KC, 09-06-2017 06:02 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,793
    09-06-2017, 11:33 PM Go to last post
  35. Air Raid Sirens in Edmonton Capital Region

    Started by Downtown, 09-06-2017 03:27 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,777
    09-06-2017, 03:37 PM Go to last post
  36. Old building history? 142 St - 118th Ave

    Started by KC, 14-04-2017 04:33 PM
    • Replies: 0
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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: 5,199
    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: 2,114
    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: 1,152
    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: 1,207
    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
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    • Replies: 18
    • Views: 3,541
    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: 3,054
    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: 1,308
    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: 2,066
    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: 1,303
    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: 1,844
    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
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    • Views: 2,468
    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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  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: 1,950
    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: 1,949
    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: 2,033
    20-01-2016, 11:35 AM Go to last post
  58. Oilsands

    Started by KC, 22-12-2015 02:24 AM
    • Replies: 33
    • Views: 4,324
    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: 2,182
    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: 8,594
    09-12-2015, 11:48 AM Go to last post
  61. New menber

    Started by Blindlemonpledge, 04-12-2015 04:38 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,529
    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: 2,439
    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
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    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: 1,828
    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: 1,721
    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
    • Views: 2,875
    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: 2,953
    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: 1,887
    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
    • Views: 3,035
    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: 4,704
    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: 12,792
    11-08-2015, 10:31 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 17
    • Views: 4,719
    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: 3,316
    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: 3,106
    29-06-2015, 01:46 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 2,163
    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: 20,589
    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: 1,936
    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: 3,079
    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: 2,080
    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: 3,179
    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: 2,641
    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: 2,018
    11-05-2015, 07:08 PM Go to last post

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