Colourful Characters

Stories from the Kootenai Brown Pioneer Village Archives

THE ROBERT AND BESSIE LANG FAMILY

As to the rest of us Langs that Bob and Bessie left behind, I guess it best be left to the next generation to write a little about our exploits if they are worth relating, but somehow I don’t think we will measure up too well when we think of how little they had outside of courage, guts and humour to conquer great distances, hardships and all the rest that went with a pioneer’s life.

ALEXANDER HENRY BEERE

Alexander Beere was a pioneer of the Spring Ridge District

MARY MCLAUGHLIN BEERE

Mary McLaughlin came to Alberta for a visit, and stayed to build a legacy.

CANADA’S OWN ICONIC JOHN GEORGE “KOOTENAI” BROWN

By Farley Wuth, Curator,
Kootenai Brown Pioneer Village
Copyright, Pincher Creek & District Historical Society

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Low Season (August 31, 2020 - May 21, 2021):

Adults: $12,  Seniors: $10,  Youth (7-17: $6,

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 (August 31, 2020 - May 21, 2021)

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