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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 04:15 PM
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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Heritage and History section

    Started by Thomas Hinderks, 22-08-2012 09:30 AM
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 4,731
    08-09-2012, 11:43 PM Go to last post
  1. Lost buildings

    Started by IanO, 30-12-2007 04:11 PM
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    • Replies: 229
    • Views: 54,654
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  2. I remember when...

    Started by RichardS, 15-08-2006 07:03 PM
    17 Pages
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    • Replies: 1,677
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    25-08-2018, 10:21 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 1,970
    25-08-2018, 09:55 PM Go to last post
  3. KKK history in Edmonton

    Started by booster, 29-11-2016 03:32 PM
    • Replies: 33
    • Views: 4,803
    22-08-2018, 06:53 PM Go to last post
  4. Louis Riel

    Started by KC, 14-08-2018 10:33 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 386
    14-08-2018, 10:33 PM Go to last post
  5. Edmonton's historic rail bridges

    Started by Sonic Death Monkey, 31-07-2018 04:24 PM
    • Replies: 16
    • Views: 703
    05-08-2018, 02:11 PM Go to last post
  6. Francis Winspear

    Started by KC, 29-07-2018 05:11 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 370
    29-07-2018, 05:11 PM Go to last post
  7. Edmonton's Late and Great Businesses... your memories please!

    Started by 'bertan, 14-10-2009 10:04 PM
    5 Pages
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    • Replies: 460
    • Views: 122,105
    17-07-2018, 07:19 PM Go to last post
  8. Gone but not forgotten

    Started by 24karat, 04-01-2007 11:40 PM
    3 Pages
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    • Replies: 242
    • Views: 48,061
    16-06-2018, 08:49 PM Go to last post
  9. Small pox - “Everyone was dead“

    Started by KC, 16-06-2018 07:25 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 228
    16-06-2018, 07:25 AM Go to last post
  10. Lightbulb Neon museum a bright idea

    Started by DebraW, 09-09-2008 08:06 AM
    4 Pages
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    • Replies: 367
    • Views: 53,694
    15-06-2018, 02:36 PM Go to last post
  11. Bomb Shelter -> museum, or what else?

    Started by Sonic Death Monkey, 26-04-2011 10:33 PM
    • Replies: 88
    • Views: 21,459
    06-06-2018, 10:45 AM Go to last post
  12. Edmonton infrastructure milestones

    Started by KC, 02-06-2018 03:14 PM
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 726
    04-06-2018, 06:45 AM Go to last post
  13. Alberta settlement and the Dominion Land Survey

    Started by KC, 12-05-2018 06:25 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 554
    24-05-2018, 08:31 PM Go to last post
  14. Edmonton Journal photos? Archived?

    Started by KC, 05-06-2015 08:55 AM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 2,653
    24-05-2018, 08:19 PM Go to last post
  15. Collector Cars (and vehicles) around Edmonton

    Started by KC, 13-05-2018 09:46 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 598
    14-05-2018, 02:03 PM Go to last post
  16. McDermid Studios images (large)

    Started by Spill, 08-06-2011 01:28 PM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 7,007
    12-05-2018, 12:39 PM Go to last post
  17. Sir John A. Macdonald

    Started by KC, 11-04-2018 08:03 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 619
    12-04-2018, 02:41 AM Go to last post
  18. Alberta History - notable persons

    Started by KC, 08-05-2015 04:12 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 2,275
    22-03-2018, 09:37 AM Go to last post
  19. Alberta Aviation Museum - The Future?

    Started by AAAAE, 09-07-2009 11:56 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 195
    • Views: 34,573
    20-03-2018, 11:20 PM Go to last post
  20. New Board Members Wanted

    Started by David Jackson, 20-02-2018 09:02 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 597
    20-02-2018, 09:02 PM Go to last post
  21. Old Photos Scanned in

    Started by Medwards, 16-09-2010 10:34 PM
    • Replies: 28
    • Views: 6,351
    03-01-2018, 12:15 AM Go to last post
  22. Vintage Images of Edmonton and Area

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

    Started by KC, 23-12-2017 06:10 PM
    • Replies: 0
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  24. Colonist car exhibit

    Started by KC, 18-11-2017 09:32 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 825
    19-11-2017, 06:41 AM Go to last post
  25. Alberta agricultural history

    Started by KC, 14-11-2017 09:01 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 646
    14-11-2017, 11:08 AM Go to last post
  26. 200+ yrs of slavery in Canada/pre-Canada

    Started by KC, 20-01-2015 10:43 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 2,620
    07-11-2017, 12:47 PM Go to last post
  27. British Home Children

    Started by KC, 01-10-2017 08:20 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 949
    01-10-2017, 08:20 PM Go to last post
  28. Alberta's historic hotels

    Started by KC, 02-09-2017 08:22 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,075
    02-09-2017, 08:22 AM Go to last post
  29. Historic Trails of Alberta

    Started by KC, 24-07-2017 10:10 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,283
    25-07-2017, 09:22 AM Go to last post
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 1,890
    10-07-2017, 09:44 PM Go to last post
  30. Sandy Mactaggart

    Started by KC, 08-07-2017 09:31 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,154
    09-07-2017, 07:14 AM Go to last post
  31. Holocaust - new facts

    Started by KC, 21-04-2017 05:47 PM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 3,276
    20-06-2017, 09:44 AM Go to last post
  32. Edmonton and the Klondike Gold Rush, Klondike Trail

    Started by KC, 09-06-2017 05:02 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,658
    09-06-2017, 10:33 PM Go to last post
  33. Air Raid Sirens in Edmonton Capital Region

    Started by Downtown, 09-06-2017 02:27 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,568
    09-06-2017, 02:37 PM Go to last post
  34. Old building history? 142 St - 118th Ave

    Started by KC, 14-04-2017 03:33 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,039
    14-04-2017, 03:33 PM Go to last post
  35. What was the Mount Tekerra passenger train?

    Started by KC, 12-04-2017 09:42 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,058
    12-04-2017, 09:42 PM Go to last post
  36. History of electricity in Edmonton

    Started by KC, 04-04-2017 10:57 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,019
    04-04-2017, 10:57 PM Go to last post
  37. The Original Intentions of the Indian Act

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

    Started by TerryH, 20-07-2007 11:46 PM
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    23-03-2017, 10:47 PM Go to last post
  39. Old film & video links for Edmonton, Alberta, etc.

    Started by KC, 01-06-2014 02:14 PM
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 5,007
    12-03-2017, 09:07 AM Go to last post
  40. RetroFutures: Edmonton's City Beautiful Movement

    Started by ryansteps, 14-02-2017 10:34 AM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 1,945
    04-03-2017, 11:52 AM Go to last post
  41. History of Forest and Prairie Fire Control

    Started by KC, 08-02-2017 06:57 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,051
    08-02-2017, 07:07 AM Go to last post
  42. Back to the Future: Airships Then and Now

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

    Started by KC, 11-07-2014 12:32 AM
    • Replies: 21
    • Views: 4,383
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    • Views: 3,376
    21-12-2016, 11:16 AM Go to last post
  44. 1970 Edmonton prediction

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

    Started by booster, 28-09-2016 12:05 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,216
    28-09-2016, 12:45 PM Go to last post
  46. Edmonton Hundred

    Started by Glenco, 25-08-2016 05:19 AM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 1,889
    26-08-2016, 08:39 AM Go to last post
  47. WWII The public's "war effort" in Edmonton

    Started by KC, 21-07-2016 02:09 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,208
    22-07-2016, 07:41 AM Go to last post
  48. Fly Market Auction - Aviation Museum

    Started by David Jackson, 08-07-2016 10:12 AM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,715
    17-07-2016, 02:44 PM Go to last post
  49. Lancaster KB882: From Edmundston to Edmonton

    Started by Glenco, 17-03-2015 09:46 PM
    • Replies: 19
    • Views: 4,268
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    • Views: 2,318
    08-04-2016, 08:45 AM Go to last post
  50. Jemmy Jock Bird (James Bird Jr.) interpreter

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

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

    Started by David Jackson, 27-02-2016 10:49 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,876
    12-03-2016, 06:53 AM Go to last post
  53. Sons of the West band

    Started by KC, 03-03-2016 03:01 PM
    • Replies: 2
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    03-03-2016, 04:36 PM Go to last post
  54. 20 years on Edmonton Kingsway

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

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

    Started by KC, 22-12-2015 01:24 AM
    • Replies: 33
    • Views: 4,024
    08-01-2016, 06:18 PM Go to last post
  57. Edmonton Radial Railway Rolling Stock

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

    Started by RSready, 02-12-2015 11:31 AM
    • Replies: 59
    • Views: 8,133
    09-12-2015, 10:48 AM Go to last post
  59. New menber

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

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

    Started by KC, 16-11-2015 10:29 AM
    • Replies: 13
    • Views: 2,346
    18-11-2015, 09:49 PM Go to last post
  62. Portrait of Queen replaced

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

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

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

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

    Started by ercyval, 30-09-2015 03:15 PM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 2,866
    05-10-2015, 05:40 PM Go to last post
  67. Wine and Cheese tonight

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

    Started by GTR, 10-02-2015 07:56 AM
    • Replies: 8
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    23-08-2015, 12:45 PM Go to last post
  69. 1956 BC and Alberta road map

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

    Started by edmonton daily photo, 21-09-2012 04:34 PM
    • Replies: 21
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    • Views: 4,481
    05-07-2015, 01:52 PM Go to last post
  71. Ottewell Drive-In Movie Theatre History?

    Started by Unlyrical, 01-07-2015 10:05 AM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 3,187
    02-07-2015, 02:48 PM Go to last post
  72. Edmonton's Population History

    Started by KC, 24-06-2015 09:55 PM
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 3,014
    29-06-2015, 12:46 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 2,120
    24-06-2015, 10:01 PM Go to last post
  73. Edmonton: City of Lost Dreams

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

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

    Started by KC, 25-05-2015 11:28 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,881
    25-05-2015, 11:28 AM Go to last post
  76. CIBC Building

    Started by Meo, 07-05-2015 04:37 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 2,910
    24-05-2015, 10:45 PM Go to last post
  77. Eldorado Aviation

    Started by AviationFan, 19-05-2015 09:26 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 2,026
    19-05-2015, 09:26 AM Go to last post
  78. Imperial Oil head office moved to Edmonton

    Started by KC, 11-05-2015 05:57 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 3,064
    15-05-2015, 08:11 PM Go to last post
  79. Hotel MacDonald - we almost lost it

    Started by Sonic Death Monkey, 13-05-2015 05:03 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 2,567
    15-05-2015, 10:11 AM Go to last post
  80. Imagining The Tar Sands 1880-1967 and Beyond

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

    Started by KC, 07-05-2015 06:44 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 2,135
    07-05-2015, 09:48 AM Go to last post
  82. Larry Shaben

    Started by KC, 06-05-2015 06:26 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 2,282
    07-05-2015, 02:00 AM Go to last post
  83. Klondike Dollars

    Started by legitprivilege, 15-04-2015 05:36 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 5,167
    17-04-2015, 08:25 PM Go to last post

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