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visitors since 1967

Western Canadian History

The mandate of the Western Canadian History program is to research, collect, preserve and provide long term care for all material relating to work history, recreation and home life in the post-contact era.

The Western Canadian History program's collections include artifacts relating to women's history, childhood studies, the province's primary and secondary industries, sports and recreation, trades and professions, and fine and decorative arts.