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Rudolf A. Waagner

I have a deep fondness for local history, which explains why I can often be found, nose to a computer or in an ancient book, reading and researching the pioneers who settled in this area. A question popped into my mind after re-reading a firsthand account by early Pilot Mound settler J. M. Fraser of…

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Some new views of old Pilot Mound and area.

I was researching through the card catalogue on Ancestry.ca last week and I came across the listing for Canada, Photographic Albums of Settlement, 1892 -1917[i]

A description from Ancestry says: “This collection consists of photographic albums compiled within the Department of the Interior in …

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