Skip to content

Selected Links

Newdale YesterYear Archival Photographs
Photos from the Newdale History Book Collection at Bill Hillman’s Manitoba Photo Archive.

Rural Municipality (RM) of Harrison
Newdale, (Oldale), and Sandy Lake, Manitoba.

Manitoba Genealogical Society

Manitoba Historical Society

Manitoba Historical Maps, on Flickr

Manitoba, Canada Vital Statistics
Index (free) for births over 100 years ago, marriages 80 years ago, deaths 70 years ago. (There is a charge for copies.) For more recent births, marriages and deaths (BMD), follow the links there to the Department of Vital Statistics main website.

Manitobia.ca
Great free resources – historical newspapers, photographs, maps. Browse or search. (French & English)

Archives of Manitoba – Family History Research

Canadian Genealogy Centre, at Library and Archives Canada

Western Manitoba Genealogical Project

Peel’s Prairie Provinces
Free resources from Bruce Peel’s Bibliography of the Canadian Prairies

Digital Archives, University of Manitoba
Includes archives of the ‘Agricultural Experience’, ‘Landmarks, Monuments and Built Heritage’, ‘Historical Maps’, ‘Northwest Rebellion’, ‘Louis Riel’, Immigration Experience’, and more. Also the Winnipeg Tribune collections with a photograph and news clipping index and digitized issues of the paper from 1939-1945.

Note – Both Google News Archive, Newspapers.com, FindMyPast.com and NewspaperARCHIVE (pay sites) include some Manitoba newspapers.

Leave a Comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: