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The first Dutch settlement in Alberta

letters from the pioneer years, 1903-1914

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Published by University of Calgary Press in Calgary, AB .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementtranslations, introduction & notes by Donald Sinnema.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF5000
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 392 p. :
Number of Pages392
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22630521M
ISBN 101552381730

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The First Dutch Settlement in Alberta is an invaluable and fascinating collection of primary source material that offers a wealth of information for genealogists and historians, and celebrates the pioneering spirit of Alberta's early Dutch community.

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The First Dutch Settlement in Alberta: Letters from the Pioneer Years – University of Calgary Press. viii, $ This book tells the story of a small Dutch settlement in the Granum-Monarch-Nobleford area of southern Alberta, slightly north and west of Lethbridge, from to the First World War.

The First Dutch Settlement in Alberta is an invaluable and fascinating collection of primary source material that offers a wealth of information for genealogists and historians, and celebrates the pioneering spirit of Alberta's early Dutch community.

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The first Dutch settlement in Alberta: letters from the pioneer years, / translations, introduction, & notes by Donald Sinnema ; [edited by Donald Sinnema]. imprint Calgary: University of Calgary Press, c   The First Dutch Settlement in Alberta:Letters from the Pioneer Years, ,is an invaluable and fascinating collection of primary source material that offers a wealth of information for genealogists and historians, and celebrates the pioneering spirit of Alberta's early Dutch community.

Get this from a library. The first Dutch settlement in Alberta: letters from the pioneer years, [Donald W Sinnema;] -- "Translated from Dutch, this collection of letters makes available for the first time in English a detailed view of the Dutch pioneer community in southern Alberta.

The letters reveal much about the. The First Dutch Settlement in Alberta pictures the pioneer experience in elaborate detail, from the lonely homestead on the bald prairie to a well- developed rural community with new railroads and towns, new churches and schools, and even rural telephone service - all within the rapid course of a decade.

Includes a map of Dutch settlement in. The First Dutch Settlement in Alberta: Letters from the Pioneer Years, About the Book Translated from Dutch to English, this collection of letters offers a unique perspective on the early pioneer years of the Dutch community in southeastern Alberta.

The letters provide first-hand accounts of the preparations to immigrate, the hardships of the pioneer years. The Dutch colonization of the Americas began with the establishment of Dutch trading posts and plantations in the Americas, which preceded the much wider known colonisation activities of the Dutch in the first Dutch fort in Asia was built in (in present-day Indonesia), the first forts and settlements on the Essequibo River in Guyana date from the s.

From tothe Canadian West opened for mass settlement, and became home to millions of immigrant settlers seeking a new life. This immigration boom created key industries still important to Canada’s international role – like agriculture, mining, and oil. The Prairie Provinces of Manitoba, Saskatchewan, and Alberta grew rapidly in.

This book tells the story of a small Dutch settlement in southern Alberta, slightly north and west of Lethbridge, from to the First World War Throughout the nineteenth century a number of Dutch nationals settled in Canada, often entering the country through the backdoor along with other migrants from the United States.

The first Dutch settlement in North America was built in late on Castle island (an island in the Hudson river just south of Albany, NY). This trading post was called Fort Nassau, but this fort frequently lay under water and was consequently abandoned in (shelved 1 time as early-settlers) avg rating — 58, ratings — published A settlement in Alberta is a subdivided area of land that was surveyed prior to the establishment of the Third System of Survey under the Dominion Land Survey.

Settlements do not necessarily fit within the Alberta Township Survey grid system. List of settlements. Alberta has 47 unique settlements according to Alberta Boundary Data. Most settlements are in rural areas while. Several Capital Region historians believe the island is the site of the very first Dutch settlement in America, Fort Nassau.

But nearly years after it was abandoned, Fort Nassua's exact. The early history of Alberta is closely tied to the fur trade, and the rivalries associated with first battle was between English and French traders, and often took the form of open of central and southern Alberta is part of the Hudson Bay watershed, and in was claimed by the English Hudson's Bay Company (HBC) as part of its monopoly territory, Rupert's Land.

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Years and Locations of Settlement [edit | edit source] Immigration Through [edit | edit source]. Throughout the s and s, new settlers to Alberta were few and far between. In the early s a few French-Canadians took land adjacent to the Catholic Mission at St. Albert as did a couple of former traders with the Hudson’s Bay Company.

The Dutch have settled in Canada in three main periods. During the first, from toDutch immigrants joined the migration to the Canadian West to take up homestead and railway lands, helping to open the Prairies and establishing ethnic settlements such as New Nijverdal (now Monarch, Alberta), Neerlandia (Alberta) and Edam.

Early Dutch migrants to North America settled mostly in the United States. Some of the earliest Dutch settlers in Canada were United Empire Loyalists who fled to the Canadian colonies during the American Revolution. Later, there were three major periods of Dutch immigration to Canada.

The first was from the late s to