Roy and Dr. Parsons belonged to the Alberta Historical Society at one time and Roy donated these periodicals to the Archives
Alberta History was published quarterly by the Historical Society of Alberta with assistance from the Alberta Dept. of Culture and the Alberta Historical Resources Foundation. It was distributed free of charge to persons paying the annual $10.00 membership fee.
Cover Illustration: With the entry of the United States into World War Two, a communication link was needed with Alaska to provide security from Japan and a supply line to Russia. In a massive construction project, a total of 1,523 miles of all weather highway was built in just nine months in 1942. In this photo, Canadian construction crew (left to right) Jack Bevan, Bernard Latour, Allan Haase, and Walter Blench travel a portion of the new road
Articles include W. J. Hendra, Preparing for Rodeo, Two British Gentlewomen, Fort That Never Was, Life at Lac La Biche, Pt. 3, The Beef Ring