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The Old Forts of Winnipeg, 1738-1927

Bell, Charles Napier. 1927. The Old Forts of Winnipeg, 1738-1927. Transactions of the Manitoba Historical Society, no. 3.
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The Prairie West

Francis, R. Douglas, and Howard Palmer, ed.. 1985. The Prairie West. Edmonton:Pica Pica Press. .

The Red River Settlement: Its Rise, Progress and Present State

Ross, Alexander. 1972. The Red River Settlement: Its Rise, Progress and Present State. Edmonton:Hurtig Publishers.

The Red-Assiniboine Junction: A Land Use and Structural History, 1770-1980

This manuscript provides a comprehensive land use and historic summary of The Forks area. Discussion includes: First Inhabitants (1640-1900); French presence (1730-1760); Pedlars and Nor’Westers (1765-1811); Fur Trade and Settlement (1812-1821); Hudson’s Bay Company (1821-1850); Red River Settlement (1821-1869); The Forks and Red River Resistance (1869-1870); The Junction (1870-1908); Winnipeg’s Union Station and East Yards (1908-1980). Early land usage is presented with historical documents and maps. Post-1800 structures are presented through plans, paintings or photographs, with commentary on: the need for the structures of each historic period; the 1846 occupation of Fort Garry by the Sixth Regiment of Foot and subsequent military residences; the formation of Manitoba and resulting structures; and railway structures of a declining commercial area.
Guinn, Rodger. 1980. The Red-Assiniboine Junction: A Land Use and Structural History, 1770-1980. Ottawa:Environment Canada, Canadian Parks Service. [ Research monograph (386pp.)(FNHSC, TFNP, MM, PC) ]
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The romantic settlement of Lord Selkirk's colonists: The pioneers of Manitoba

Bryce, George. 1909. The romantic settlement of Lord Selkirk's colonists: The pioneers of Manitoba. Winnipeg:Russell, Lang.
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Upper Fort Garry An Historical Overview

Hilderman, Feir, Witty and Associates. 1977. Upper Fort Garry An Historical Overview. Winnipeg:Hilderman, Feir, Witty and Associates. [ Booklet (33pp) (MM) ]

Winnipeg: A Social History of Urban Growth, 1874-1914

Artibise, Alan. 1975. Winnipeg: A Social History of Urban Growth, 1874-1914. Montreal:McGill-Queen's University Press. .

Winnipeg's early days : A short historical sketch

12 full color prints of early Winnipeg scenes with introduction and descriptive titles.
Healy, William J.. 1927. Winnipeg's early days : A short historical sketch. Stovel Company Ltd..
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