Bucking Bronco on the CC Ranch
Image No: NA-4571-11 Title: Cowboy riding a bucking bronco on Billy Cochrane's "CC" ranch, Mosquito Creek, Alberta. Date: 1901 Photographer/Illustrator: Steele and Company, Winnipeg and Calgary Remarks: Copied from PA-2464-6. Subject(s): "CC" ranch, Mosquito Creek, Alberta / Cowboys / Horses / Ranch life Order this photo from Glenbow: ww2.glenbow.org/search/archivesPhotosResults.aspx?XC=/sea... Search for 99,999 other historical photos at Glenbow…
Jacques Cartier: French Explorer That Named Canada - Fast Facts | History
French explorer Jacques Cartier named Canada after "kanata," the Huron-Iroquois word for settlement. Learn more about his search for a passage to East Asia a...
Last Round-Up at the Bow River Ranche
Image No: NA-2365-34 Title: Last Bow River Ranche cattle round-up, near Cochrane, Alberta. Date: [ca 1905-1906] Photographer/Illustrator: Montgomery, W.F., Chase, British Columbia Subject(s): Cochrane area, Alberta - Views / Horses in transportation / Cowboys / Cattle drives / Cattle Order this photo from Glenbow: ww2.glenbow.org/search/archivesPhotosResults.aspx?XC=/sea... Search for 99,999 other historical photos at Glenbow: ww2.glenbow.org/search/archivesPhotosSearch.aspx
Western Canadian Rock Art - Petroglyphs & Pictographs from Canada
The geographical region of western Canada includes Alberta and British Columbia, with rock art sites displaying pictographs, paintings, petroglyphs, and carvings, an artistic tradition linked by archaeologists and Aboriginal communities to shamanism and vision quests. Images using DStretch from rock art sites including Cochrane Ranch, Grotto Canyon, Grassi Lakes, Okotoks Erratic and Zephyr Creek.
Cochrane Charm - crebnow.com
From its humble beginnings as a western cattle ranch, the town of Cochrane has become a thriving community that’s managed to maintain its small-town charm despite its close proximity to Calgary. Cochrane was granted a townsite in 1885 by the Canadian Pacific Railway in honour of Matthew Cochrane, founder of the Cochrane Ranche. From 158 […]