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Author David Leonard

Dr. David Leonard is a historian and author of two books rich with information about times past in the Peace.  The Trail to Assumption, a work of fiction, is available now at the Dunvegan Interpretive Centre.  The second book is … Continue reading

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The First Soup Kitchen in the Peace

Times were tough in this area when food had to be hunted or gathered, clothing had to be made by hand, and disease was rampant and treated only with primitive methods.  Plenty of people were starving in the late 1880s … Continue reading

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