Construction of the Alberta Legislature, Edmonton, 1911

holinaty:

Poster I made for the Hot Plains Music Fest happening in the city of Edmonton this summer. Even rusty ol’ band CAMEMBERT will be playing!

We (CAMEMBERT) will also be playing a little warm-up party for the fest at the Empress Ale House on Monday, April 28th. It’ll be freee!

betweenmindandspace:

Edmonton, AB.April 21st, 2014.
betweenmindandspace:

Edmonton, AB.April 21st, 2014.
betweenmindandspace:

Edmonton, AB.April 21st, 2014.

grrrlcave:

Why is this place still around?
#downtownedmonton #edmonton #yeg #chezpierre

fuckyeahcanadianhistory:

Old Edmonton Post Office

ca. 1920s or 30s

Source: City of Edmonton Archives. 

inourage:

I totally climbed those weird metal balls in Edmonton. They’re way cooler looking up close.

davytron:

Didn’t think I’d need to sail home today

resistkxl:

Women lag behind in wages, domestic violence and political representation

"Edmonton is the worst city in Canada to be a woman, according to a study that examined money, violence, political leadership, health and education.

Of the five areas measured by the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives, Edmonton fared badly in three — wages, domestic violence and political representation.

In fact Edmonton had the largest gap in employment incomes.”

Read more here and here.

moonshot5:

framingcanada:

Students and teachers from Edmonton’s first school
Edmonton, Alberta, ca. 1896
Photographer: unknown
C-003862
Source


 

(via noturaveragesavage)

wearenotatthemall:

zine | not at the mall | phase 6 | colour in edmo | submission
submitted by brittney le blancthanks for colouring in edmo!the building…
is the a. macdonald building (10128-105 ave).
was built in 1913-14.
was named for alexander macdonald. he was the president of the a. macdonald company of winnipeg.
was the edmonton branch became one of the three largest grocery suppliers in northern Alberta.
has been designated as a municipal historic resource.
is now home to private apartment.
information courtesy of edmonton historical board
wearenotatthemall:

zine | not at the mall | phase 6 | colour in edmo | submission
submitted by brittney le blancthanks for colouring in edmo!the building…
is the a. macdonald building (10128-105 ave).
was built in 1913-14.
was named for alexander macdonald. he was the president of the a. macdonald company of winnipeg.
was the edmonton branch became one of the three largest grocery suppliers in northern Alberta.
has been designated as a municipal historic resource.
is now home to private apartment.
information courtesy of edmonton historical board
wearenotatthemall:

zine | not at the mall | phase 6 | colour in edmo | submission
submitted by brittney le blancthanks for colouring in edmo!the building…
is the a. macdonald building (10128-105 ave).
was built in 1913-14.
was named for alexander macdonald. he was the president of the a. macdonald company of winnipeg.
was the edmonton branch became one of the three largest grocery suppliers in northern Alberta.
has been designated as a municipal historic resource.
is now home to private apartment.
information courtesy of edmonton historical board

wearenotatthemall:

zine | not at the mall | phase 6 | colour in edmo | submission

submitted by brittney le blanc
thanks for colouring in edmo!

the building…

  • is the a. macdonald building (10128-105 ave).
  • was built in 1913-14.
  • was named for alexander macdonald. he was the president of the a. macdonald company of winnipeg.
  • was the edmonton branch became one of the three largest grocery suppliers in northern Alberta.
  • has been designated as a municipal historic resource.
  • is now home to private apartment.

information courtesy of edmonton historical board

Judy Jamison holds sign for Easter tidings, Edmonton, April 14, 1949

Judy Jamison holds sign for Easter tidings, Edmonton, April 14, 1949

fuckyeahhighlevelbridge:

Illustrated view of the High Level Bridge in Edmonton, Alberta including a train and a street car crossing the bridge and the Saskatchewan River underneath.

via the U of A’s Prairie Postcards Collection

Fuck light the bridge