Local History

Fort Nelson – NRRM Public Library Historical Project on Facebook
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Fort Nelson Public Library – NRRM Archives
The Fort Nelson Public Library is honouring the people, community history and cultural heritage of the Northern Rockies Regional Municipality, (formerly Fort Nelson and Alaska Highway Communities), by creating an archival collection. This collection consists of photographs, maps, written and oral histories, and mementos of days gone by.

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History of Northeastern British Columbia

Fort Nelson Heritage Museum

Dorothy Calverley Collection
History of the Peace Region in northern British Columbia.

Fort Nelson Aboriginal Project
A historical look at the First Nation people of Fort Nelson.

PBS American Experience: Building the Alaska Highway
Contains many interesting facts about building the Alaska Highway. This PBS program aired in February 2005.

Marl Brown’s Spring Pelt
Article by Gerrie Young