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Contributing to Alberta's Development

Identify the greatest contribution of an assigned individual.

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Books listed as references have not been reviewed or approved by Alberta Education.

Title: Building a Province: 60 Alberta Lives
Description: The book comprises 60 stories of people, from all walks of life, who had a hand in building the province of Alberta. The author has indexed the book by name, by city or town and by category.
Author/Editor: Brennan, Brian
Published by: Calgary, AB: Fifth House Publishers, 2000


Title: The Canadian Encyclopedia.
Host: Historica Foundation of Canada
Description: This website contains information about historical events, places and persons past and present.
Navigation Tips: Click on English to enter the site. Then, type the name of a person or a topic to be researched in the Search The Canadian Encyclopedia box and click Go to access information.


Title: Aboriginal Youth Identity Series: First Nations Contributions
Host: Heritage Community Foundation (Now archived by the University of Alberta)
Description: This website contains puzzles, games, photographs and information about First Nations people, past and present.
Navigation Tips: Click on Biographies or Photo Gallery near the top of the screen to search for information or photographs of specific First Nations individuals.
Last updated: July 1, 2014 | (Revision History)
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