The Builders of Alberta

Builder Profiles

rutherford.jpg Alexander Rutherford- Alberta's first premier henday.jpg Anthony Henday- An early explorer 
maskepetoon.jpg Chief Maskepetoon- Alberta's peace keeper  crowfoof.jpg

Chief Crowfoot- Alberta visionary

Chief Crowfoot- Quick Read version


David Thompson- Great surveyor and map

cardinal.jpg Douglas Cardinal- A world-famous architect
 jackson.jpg  Dr. Mary Jackson- A pioneering doctor in Northern Alberta   murphy.jpg  Emily Murphy-  Famous 5 Women's Rights champion
 lacombe.jpg  Father Lacombe- Missionary to First Nations, man of peace  pillipiw.jpg Ivan Pylypow- Ukranian pioneer and leader 
 potts.jpg  Jerry Potts- Influential guide and interpreter  ware.jpg  John Ware- Former American slave and well-respected ranchman
 tyrell.jpg  Joseph Tyrrell- Geologist and dinosaur discoverer 

Joseph Tyrrell- Quick Read version
 hole.jpg  Lois Hole- From vegetable farmer  to "Queen of Hugs" 

Lois Hole- Quick Read version
 mcclung.jpg Nellie McClung- Author, politician and Famous Five women's rights champion  lougheed.jpg Peter Lougheed- A protector of Alberta's resources and future  
 nwmp.jpg  NWMP- A police force for the new West

 may.jpg Wop May- The original 'bush pilot' and Albertan hero
 mah.gif Cedric Mah- WWII era pilot who overcame prejudice to help the war effort.  mcewan.jpg Dr. Grant McEwan Former Lt. Governor of Alberta
 tomthree.jpg Tom Three Persons Champion cowboy of the Calgary Stampede  mckinney.jpg Louise McKinney Member of the Famous Five political leaders group.
 crowchild.jpg Chief Crowchild Chief of the Tsuu T’ina