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Haysweep

Getting hay from field to stack involved using a haysweep which moved the hay from the windrow.  At each end of the haysweep, the whippletree was attached to a horse.  12 more words

Alix, Alberta

Bonham/McDermand

Part 2 From “Bonham Family Corrections – by Hazel (Bonham) Wold”

John Bonham married Charlotte (Lottie) McDermand … in May 1905, the year the territory became the Province of Alberta….   386 more words

Alix, Alberta

Morgan and Artise Daniels

From “The Morgan Daniels Story – by Artise Daniels”

Morgan was born on the S.W. ¼ of 20-40-23 at Tees, Alberta, and took his schooling at Tees. 216 more words

Alix, Alberta

Alix Campfire Girls' Club, 1915

from Gleanings After Pioneers and Progress, Alix Clive Historical Club, 1981

Alix, Alberta

Sheila Marryat

Sheila Marryat

The Marryat Flower Garden  –  From “Things I Remember – by Ella Jane Jewell”

One of my early memories is of an afternoon spent in colonel Marryat’s lovely flower garden.  293 more words

Alix, Alberta

Walter Kozdrowicki

From  Walter Kozdrowicki” – by M. Ludvigsson

Walter Kozdrowicki  was charged by his big Shorthorn bull one day by walking across his field son the W1/2 35-39-23 W4th, and no shelter was near except a hayrake by a slough.  204 more words

Alix, Alberta

Meadow Creamery, later Central Alberta Dairy Pool

Meadow Creamery at Alix, later Central Alberta Dairy Pool (The Alpha Brand of Dairy Products)

Alix, Alberta