Season 2- Episode 1 - History Bite: Laying the Foundation
Updated: Aug 11
Season 2 is here! And what better way to start of the season than to give brief overview of the history that created our great inner city communities.
This episode is a brief overview of the establishment and growth of the City of Edmonton and our Inner City communities.
The first in a series of history bites, the episode sets the stage for understanding how our neighbourhood has grown and changed over the years.
Quicklink to the City of Edmonton Planning Map 1912: https://citymuseumedmonton.ca/2016/03/15/the-edmonscona-plan/
Sources for this episode include:
The City of Edmonton Archives
The Edmonton Public Library
The Canadian Encyclopedia (thecanadianencyclopedia.ca)
The Edmonton Bulletin Newspaper
For specific information, feel free to email me and I will share resources. :)