Resource Archives

1. Maps

2. Photos

3. News Clippings

4. Documents

The Story told by Maps

In attempting to understand the past, maps help us trace the changes that settlement and development have brought.

1. Introduction and Overview

2. Settlement Era Maps

3. Transportation

Many of the maps are excerpts focusing on the Melita region.

For the originals go to:

A major source for this collection is the Manitoba Historical Maps Photostream available at:

Important Sources

Historical Atlas of Manitoba
Manitoba Historical Society
Warkentin and Ruggles 1970

By Section, Township & Range, Studies in Prairie Settlement,
John Langton Tyman. Brandon University, 1972