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How did horses come to the Great Plains? How did Alberta develop its cattle and cowboy culture? In Alberta history we look at what economies developed after the end of the fur trade and what a society can become without law and order.

Digital Alberta History

  • 56 Pages to Smash!

    Topics include: 

    • Mustangs
    • Plains Horse Culture 
    • Open Range Ranching
    • Round-up Rodeo
    • John Ware & Racism in Canada
    • People of the Great Plains
    • Devastation of the Bison Herds
    • Whiskey Trade
    • Coal in Alberta
    • The Wild West
    • The Alberta Coat of Arms
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