Pioneer Schools in the R.M. of Arthur

Melita Timeline

Melita Bibliography

Melita: Our First Century (Town of Melita and Municipality of Arthur),  Melita - Arthur History Committee

Melita: Sequel to: Our First Century (Town of Melita and MUnicipality of Arthur), Melita - Arthur History Committee

Sourisford and Area from 1879, The Sourisford History Committee

Regional Histories

Bridging Brenda (Vol 1&2), Brenda History Committee, 1990
The People of Souris & Glenwood, from the earliest beginnings to the present, Souris and District Heritage Club Inc. 2006

A Century of Living - Hartney & District 1882 - 1982, Hartney and District Historical Committee

The Rise and Fall of a Prairie Town, A History of Lauder Manitoba and the Surrounding District (Vol 1-6) , Gordon Phillips. 1991

Photo Archive

Newspaper Clippings


A selection of local history writing

Local Heritage Projects:

"We Made Melita"

Melita Special Places Project 2009

Melita Notable People Project 2012

Educational Materials Project 2013

The Local Ancient Archaeological Record

Creating a Future By Examining The Past – Interpretive Heritage Potential Of The Local Ancient Archaeological Record  by E. Leigh Syms and Ed Winters