Fort Museum of the NWMP

Fort Museum of the NWMP

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Miniature diorama at the Fort Museum of the original 1874 NWMP Fort.  The Fort was built on an island in the Old Man River near Fort Macleod, AB.

Miniature diorama at the Fort Museum of the original 1874 NWMP Fort. The Fort was built on an island in the Old Man River near Fort Macleod, AB.

FMP.80.312    Dec. 17, 1894    Scholars of Macleod Public School

1894 Scholars of Macleod Public School

FMP.80.337.6    circa 1920    Photograph of a Mountie standing outside a wooden building with a riding crop in hand.

circa 1920 Photograph of a Mountie standing outside a wooden building with a riding crop in hand.

FM.90.59.1    ca. 1959    Polio Vaccine    Said to have come from the first batch of polio vaccine in Fort Macloed.  The vaccine came from the Connaught Medical Research Laboratories in Toronto

1959 Polio Vaccine Said to have come from the first batch of polio vaccine in Fort Macloed. The vaccine came from the Connaught Medical Research Laboratories in Toronto

FMP.80.350.1    ca. 1920 Macleod, AB    Image of off duty Mounties.

1920 Macleod, AB Image of off duty Mounties.

FMP.85.13.1    no date    Chinese Shoemaker standing in his shop in Macleod, AB.

no date Chinese Shoemaker standing in his shop in Macleod, AB.

FMP.85.20.13    ca. 1910  Macleod, AB    Young woman in full length dark suit wearing a fox fur stole and carrying a fox fur draped over her hands.

1910 Macleod, AB Young woman in full length dark suit wearing a fox fur stole and carrying a fox fur draped over her hands.

FMP.87.25.98    1922, Standoff Detachment    NWMP Staff Constable making bread.

FMP.87.25.98 1922, Standoff Detachment NWMP Staff Constable making bread.

The Fred Kanouse Trading Post still stands on its original location at the Fort Museum of the NWMP.  Fred Kanouse was a whiskey trader, but, with the arrival of the NWMP in 1974, was forced to run a more legitimate business.

The Fred Kanouse Trading Post still stands on its original location at the Fort Museum of the NWMP. Fred Kanouse was a whiskey trader, but, with the arrival of the NWMP in was forced to run a more legitimate business.

FM.83.263    ca. 1890-1910    Dental Box    Square oak chest with gray finish used for dental molds.  All teeth are different sizes and shapes and most are stamped with a number.  There are 680 teeth in all.

Dental Box Square oak chest with gray finish used for dental molds. All teeth are different sizes and shapes and most are stamped with a number. There are 680 teeth in all.

Corb Lund at the Fort Museum of the NWMP

Corb Lund at the Fort Museum of the NWMP

Mantracker at the Fort Museum of the North West Mounted Police

Mantracker at the Fort Museum of the North West Mounted Police

FM.80.383    date unknown    Paper mache and straw doll.

date unknown Paper mache and straw doll.

FM.81.170.29    Gray feather and ivory ladies evening fan.  The fan consists of 16 carved lacework struts with medium gray feathers attached, downy at base.  The centre of the fan has been hand painted in the Japanese floral style.

Gray feather and ivory ladies evening fan. The fan consists of 16 carved lacework struts with medium gray feathers attached, downy at base. The centre of the fan has been hand painted in the Japanese floral style.

The Fort Museum of the NWMP was yarnbombed!

The Fort Museum of the NWMP was yarnbombed!

FMP.87.25.54    Circa 1920  Mounties (police officers) changing a tire of a Studebaker convertible by the side of the road.

Circa 1920 Mounties (police officers) changing a tire of a Studebaker convertible by the side of the road.