My Genealogy and History Page of
 Regina
 Capital of Saskatchewan
Canada

 

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Regina Saskatchewan

Capital of Saskatchewan Canada
 


Regina Municipal Airport Postcard
courtesy Grant Walker, CA

Grant has been a great contributor
of historical info and pictures,
In Kemano BC, Vancouver Island Logging,
and Vancouver Airlines, all ca 1950's.
Links on my Personal Index Page
http://www.gent-family.com/intropage.html

 
My Saskatchewan Hat Collection

Last 2 hats are of course the best team in the CFL,
The Saskatchewan Roughriders, the Green and White,
the Team plays at Taylor Field, now Mosaic Field in Regina.

   
Saskatchewan License Plates


My Mom in Regina, Oct 1928


Regina City Hall, early 1930's
My Mother's Sister Rose took a typing test here.



Here we see in 1912 Regina, Capital of SK, had a population of 34,000
The Parliament buildings were just being completed,
after starting construction in 1909, at a cost of 2 million dollars.


Here we see the price of a ton of coal in Regina, in 1912
Estevan Lignite Coal is the cheapest at $3.80 to $5.00 a ton.


1912 CPR Booklet
printed in Calgary AB,
by the CPR and Department of Natural Resources of Canada
promoting the Province of Saskatchewan as "The Golden"

   
Pages 54-57 from Booklet above
(click to enlarge in new window)
describing the price of goods, of every kind imaginable,
in the City Of Regina in 1912.
Exactly 100 years ago, as I write this today

The articles above are from a 1912 CPR Booklet,
produced in Calgary, to promote settlers coming to Saskatchewan
Pages of the booklet were sent to me by Mr. Grant Walker, CA. USA.

 

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Page created by Doug Gent 2016
Created Feb 2, 2012
Revised Apr 14, 2016

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