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Washing Clothes in a Wooden Tub
News Posted On Apr 29, 2021

Washing Clothes in a Wooden Tub

What are you most looking forward to doing outside this summer?   We imagine Belle Bannister and her sister Winifred Atkins appreciated a sunny day when they were doing laundry with their wooden tub with a hand-cranked wringer.   This photo was taken…

4-H in the Archives
News Posted On Apr 16, 2021

4-H in the Archives

Before we dive in, allow me to introduce myself. My name is Allison, and I’ve been the Young Canada Works at Building Careers in Heritage Archives Intern here at the Millet and District Museum, Archives & Visitor Information Centre since September…

Road Grading
News Posted On Apr 08, 2021

Road Grading

This photo of road construction in Millet, AB was taken between 1920 and 1930. It depicts the road being graded by two horse-drawn graders. The grader is likely a "Little Wonder" style grader, made with a steel frame, fixed blade, and wooden wheels,…