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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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    03-06-2015, 09:38 PM Go to last post
  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Heritage and History section

    Started by Thomas Hinderks, 22-08-2012 10:30 AM
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 3,090
    09-09-2012, 12:43 AM Go to last post
  1. New Board Members Wanted

    Started by David Jackson, 20-02-2018 10:02 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 194
    20-02-2018, 10:02 PM Go to last post
  2. I remember when...

    Started by RichardS, 15-08-2006 08:03 PM
    17 Pages
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    • Replies: 1,669
    • Views: 260,698
    08-01-2018, 05:41 AM Go to last post
  3. Old Photos Scanned in

    Started by Medwards, 16-09-2010 11:34 PM
    • Replies: 28
    • Views: 5,226
    03-01-2018, 01:15 AM Go to last post
  4. Vintage Images of Edmonton and Area

    Started by BalancedOP, 24-08-2011 02:26 PM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 2,227
    31-12-2017, 07:27 AM Go to last post
  5. The Edmonton Incline Railway (funicular)

    Started by KC, 23-12-2017 07:10 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 376
    23-12-2017, 07:10 PM Go to last post
  6. Lost buildings

    Started by IanO, 30-12-2007 05:11 PM
    3 Pages
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    • Replies: 216
    • Views: 44,843
    23-12-2017, 05:46 PM Go to last post
  7. Lightbulb Neon museum a bright idea

    Started by DebraW, 09-09-2008 09:06 AM
    4 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 4
    • Replies: 364
    • Views: 39,382
    19-12-2017, 08:46 PM Go to last post
  8. 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: 431
    • Views: 105,491
    30-11-2017, 03:34 PM Go to last post
  9. Colonist car exhibit

    Started by KC, 18-11-2017 10:32 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 377
    19-11-2017, 07:41 AM Go to last post
  10. Alberta agricultural history

    Started by KC, 14-11-2017 10:01 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 272
    14-11-2017, 12:08 PM Go to last post
  11. Bomb Shelter -> museum, or what else?

    Started by Sonic Death Monkey, 26-04-2011 11:33 PM
    • Replies: 86
    • Views: 17,380
    13-11-2017, 07:37 AM Go to last post
  12. 200+ yrs of slavery in Canada/pre-Canada

    Started by KC, 20-01-2015 11:43 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 2,131
    07-11-2017, 01:47 PM Go to last post
  13. British Home Children

    Started by KC, 01-10-2017 09:20 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 554
    01-10-2017, 09:20 PM Go to last post
  14. Alberta's historic hotels

    Started by KC, 02-09-2017 09:22 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 613
    02-09-2017, 09:22 AM Go to last post
  15. Historic Trails of Alberta

    Started by KC, 24-07-2017 11:10 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 810
    25-07-2017, 10:22 AM Go to last post
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 1,236
    10-07-2017, 10:44 PM Go to last post
  16. Sandy Mactaggart

    Started by KC, 08-07-2017 10:31 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 725
    09-07-2017, 08:14 AM Go to last post
  17. Holocaust - new facts

    Started by KC, 21-04-2017 06:47 PM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 2,273
    20-06-2017, 10:44 AM Go to last post
  18. Edmonton and the Klondike Gold Rush, Klondike Trail

    Started by KC, 09-06-2017 06:02 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,028
    09-06-2017, 11:33 PM Go to last post
  19. Air Raid Sirens in Edmonton Capital Region

    Started by Downtown, 09-06-2017 03:27 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 786
    09-06-2017, 03:37 PM Go to last post
  20. Old building history? 142 St - 118th Ave

    Started by KC, 14-04-2017 04:33 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 636
    14-04-2017, 04:33 PM Go to last post
  21. What was the Mount Tekerra passenger train?

    Started by KC, 12-04-2017 10:42 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 608
    12-04-2017, 10:42 PM Go to last post
  22. History of electricity in Edmonton

    Started by KC, 04-04-2017 11:57 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 611
    04-04-2017, 11:57 PM Go to last post
  23. The Original Intentions of the Indian Act

    Started by KC, 03-04-2017 09:38 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 614
    03-04-2017, 09:38 PM Go to last post
  24. 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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    23-03-2017, 11:47 PM Go to last post
  25. Old film & video links for Edmonton, Alberta, etc.

    Started by KC, 01-06-2014 03:14 PM
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 3,964
    12-03-2017, 10:07 AM Go to last post
  26. RetroFutures: Edmonton's City Beautiful Movement

    Started by ryansteps, 14-02-2017 11:34 AM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 1,286
    04-03-2017, 12:52 PM Go to last post
  27. History of Forest and Prairie Fire Control

    Started by KC, 08-02-2017 07:57 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 592
    08-02-2017, 08:07 AM Go to last post
  28. Back to the Future: Airships Then and Now

    Started by David Jackson, 02-02-2017 12:35 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 662
    02-02-2017, 12:35 PM Go to last post
  29. Best of old vintage and mid-century houses

    Started by KC, 11-07-2014 01:32 AM
    • Replies: 21
    • Views: 3,470
    19-01-2017, 10:01 PM Go to last post
  30. Gone but not forgotten

    Started by 24karat, 05-01-2007 12:40 AM
    3 Pages
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    • Replies: 237
    • Views: 37,219
    06-01-2017, 06:26 PM Go to last post
  31. This Day in Journal History

    Started by North Guy66, 09-04-2012 12:57 AM
    2 Pages
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    • Replies: 136
    • Views: 16,824
    26-12-2016, 05:04 AM Go to last post
    • Replies: 18
    • Views: 2,598
    21-12-2016, 12:16 PM Go to last post
  32. KKK history in Edmonton

    Started by booster, 29-11-2016 04:32 PM
    • Replies: 23
    • Views: 2,984
    18-12-2016, 05:40 PM Go to last post
  33. 1970 Edmonton prediction

    Started by Sonic Death Monkey, 03-11-2016 08:39 AM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 1,806
    03-11-2016, 04:05 PM Go to last post
  34. Church Street Heritage Area

    Started by booster, 28-09-2016 01:05 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 781
    28-09-2016, 01:45 PM Go to last post
  35. Edmonton Hundred

    Started by Glenco, 25-08-2016 06:19 AM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 1,336
    26-08-2016, 09:39 AM Go to last post
  36. Alberta Aviation Museum - The Future?

    Started by AAAAE, 10-07-2009 12:56 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 188
    • Views: 25,558
    19-08-2016, 01:22 AM Go to last post
  37. WWII The public's "war effort" in Edmonton

    Started by KC, 21-07-2016 03:09 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 777
    22-07-2016, 08:41 AM Go to last post
  38. Fly Market Auction - Aviation Museum

    Started by David Jackson, 08-07-2016 11:12 AM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,247
    17-07-2016, 03:44 PM Go to last post
  39. Lancaster KB882: From Edmundston to Edmonton

    Started by Glenco, 17-03-2015 10:46 PM
    • Replies: 19
    • Views: 3,491
    07-06-2016, 01:28 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 1,791
    08-04-2016, 09:45 AM Go to last post
  40. Jemmy Jock Bird (James Bird Jr.) interpreter

    Started by KC, 27-03-2016 09:48 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,132
    27-03-2016, 09:48 AM Go to last post
  41. The "Ghost Signs" of Edmonton

    Started by KC, 17-03-2016 09:27 AM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,653
    18-03-2016, 02:42 AM Go to last post
  42. Aviation Heritage Memorial

    Started by David Jackson, 27-02-2016 11:49 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,476
    12-03-2016, 07:53 AM Go to last post
  43. Sons of the West band

    Started by KC, 03-03-2016 04:01 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,462
    03-03-2016, 05:36 PM Go to last post
  44. 20 years on Edmonton Kingsway

    Started by Thomas Hinderks, 18-09-2012 07:21 PM
    • Replies: 24
    • Views: 4,099
    01-02-2016, 03:34 PM Go to last post
  45. Things named after Churchill

    Started by KC, 19-01-2016 05:32 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,540
    20-01-2016, 11:35 AM Go to last post
  46. Oilsands

    Started by KC, 22-12-2015 02:24 AM
    • Replies: 33
    • Views: 3,021
    08-01-2016, 07:18 PM Go to last post
  47. Edmonton Radial Railway Rolling Stock

    Started by Glenco, 08-01-2016 12:15 AM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,657
    08-01-2016, 11:39 AM Go to last post
  48. Surviving restaurants/businesses from the 50s/60s

    Started by RSready, 02-12-2015 12:31 PM
    • Replies: 59
    • Views: 5,664
    09-12-2015, 11:48 AM Go to last post
  49. New menber

    Started by Blindlemonpledge, 04-12-2015 04:38 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,099
    04-12-2015, 04:38 PM Go to last post
  50. 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
  51. Faith a pillar of Canada’s foundation

    Started by KC, 16-11-2015 11:29 AM
    • Replies: 13
    • Views: 1,904
    18-11-2015, 10:49 PM Go to last post
  52. 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
  53. Edmontonians in WWII

    Started by KC, 11-11-2015 05:26 PM
    • Replies: 0
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  54. Casualty Rates - WWs

    Started by KC, 11-11-2015 10:41 AM
    • Replies: 0
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    11-11-2015, 10:41 AM Go to last post
  55. 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
  56. Photos of Potatoes growing on Edmonton Lawns?

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

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

    Started by GTR, 10-02-2015 08:56 AM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 2,516
    23-08-2015, 01:45 PM Go to last post
  59. 1956 BC and Alberta road map

    Started by Sonic Death Monkey, 16-08-2015 11:08 PM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 3,786
    18-08-2015, 11:04 AM Go to last post
  60. Edmonton Disasters -

    Started by edmonton daily photo, 21-09-2012 05:34 PM
    • Replies: 21
    • Views: 11,118
    11-08-2015, 10:31 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 17
    • Views: 3,039
    05-07-2015, 02:52 PM Go to last post
  61. Ottewell Drive-In Movie Theatre History?

    Started by Unlyrical, 01-07-2015 11:05 AM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 2,514
    02-07-2015, 03:48 PM Go to last post
  62. Edmonton's Population History

    Started by KC, 24-06-2015 10:55 PM
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 2,442
    29-06-2015, 01:46 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,790
    24-06-2015, 11:01 PM Go to last post
  63. Edmonton Journal photos? Archived?

    Started by KC, 05-06-2015 09:55 AM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 2,129
    06-06-2015, 07:53 PM Go to last post
  64. Edmonton: City of Lost Dreams

    Started by northsidechad, 03-06-2015 08:06 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,551
    03-06-2015, 08:06 PM Go to last post
  65. The train to Calgary

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

    Started by KC, 25-05-2015 12:28 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,532
    25-05-2015, 12:28 PM Go to last post
  67. CIBC Building

    Started by Meo, 07-05-2015 05:37 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 2,316
    24-05-2015, 11:45 PM Go to last post
  68. Eldorado Aviation

    Started by AviationFan, 19-05-2015 10:26 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,705
    19-05-2015, 10:26 AM Go to last post
  69. Imperial Oil head office moved to Edmonton

    Started by KC, 11-05-2015 06:57 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 2,592
    15-05-2015, 09:11 PM Go to last post
  70. Hotel MacDonald - we almost lost it

    Started by Sonic Death Monkey, 13-05-2015 06:03 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 2,112
    15-05-2015, 11:11 AM Go to last post
  71. Imagining The Tar Sands 1880-1967 and Beyond

    Started by KC, 11-11-2014 07:31 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,658
    11-05-2015, 07:08 PM Go to last post
  72. Alberta History - notable persons

    Started by KC, 08-05-2015 05:12 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,564
    08-05-2015, 05:12 PM Go to last post
  73. Grant Notley

    Started by KC, 07-05-2015 07:44 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,817
    07-05-2015, 10:48 AM Go to last post
  74. Larry Shaben

    Started by KC, 06-05-2015 07:26 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,934
    07-05-2015, 03:00 AM Go to last post
  75. Klondike Dollars

    Started by legitprivilege, 15-04-2015 06:36 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 4,295
    17-04-2015, 09:25 PM Go to last post
  76. 1972 Klondike Days Parade

    Started by Sonic Death Monkey, 17-11-2014 08:02 AM
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 2,819
    12-04-2015, 06:34 PM Go to last post
  77. History questions - Kinsmen

    Started by Sonic Death Monkey, 08-11-2009 01:01 AM
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 4,645
    03-04-2015, 11:45 AM Go to last post
  78. Edmonton 1967

    Started by Glenco, 13-03-2015 09:49 PM
    • Replies: 73
    • Views: 6,431
    25-03-2015, 09:58 PM Go to last post
  79. Anyone remember the Running Elephant?

    Started by Ciscokid, 07-02-2015 09:23 AM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 2,518
    17-02-2015, 07:48 PM Go to last post
  80. Sir John A. Macdonald’s birthday? Celebrate a racist?

    Started by KC, 11-01-2015 08:18 AM
    • Replies: 31
    • Views: 5,990
    18-01-2015, 07:22 AM Go to last post
  81. Edmonton television history

    Started by KC, 07-12-2014 10:53 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,893
    07-12-2014, 10:53 AM Go to last post
  82. Today in History

    Started by KC, 03-12-2014 07:39 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,563
    03-12-2014, 07:39 PM Go to last post
  83. ECAMP - Edmonton City As Museum Project

    Started by KC, 17-11-2014 05:54 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,861
    18-11-2014, 04:19 PM Go to last post

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