Tag Archives: Saskatchewan

Vintage Saskatchewan Ektachromes

My friend Andy moved to Winnipeg, Manitoba in early 1991. He invited me to visit him in his new Canadian apartment when I could get away from work.  It turned out that the last two days of June and the first … Continue reading

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Grey Owl

If he could know what is happening in Alberta due to resource exploitation, Grey Owl would be spinning in his grave. The man was devoted to preserving the wilderness lands of Canada.  His stated goal was to arouse a sense of … Continue reading

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Happy Canada Day

My brother and I awoke around 9:00 in the morning on July 1st, 1971.  We had just spent our first night in Canada in a hotel in Regina, Saskatchewan.  We were unaware of the fact that the date was Canada’s … Continue reading

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