The 2017 issue of the Alberta Labour History Calendar has just gone to print and will soon be available. This year’s calendar focuses on the benefits trade unions have provided… Read more »
We have a FREE event coming up on November 5, to celebrate Rosella Bjornson, Canada’s first woman commercial airline jet aircraft pilot and Canada’s first woman airline captain. Check out the details… Read more »
Our Moving Forward section has been expanded with an overview of Alberta Women and Work, as well as multimedia profiles of Rosella Bjornson (the first woman pilot on jet aircraft… Read more »
The video for “Summer of ’86” has been added to the Documentaries and Summer of 86 sections of the website. Or, just click to watch it below!
Our video and collection of interview transcripts of workers’ stories concerning Celanese Edmonton is now up on the site.
Our Historical Timeline is now live on the site, and features major events in Alberta’s labour history dating back to the 1700s to about 2004.
We have added our huge collection of oral history interview transcripts in PDF format. They are linked up under the Oral Histories menu item.
Thank you to everyone who helped organize and facilitate at our Summer of 86 Workshops! We will be adding photos and videos from the events to the site over time,… Read more »
SUMMER OF ’86: A THIRTY-YEAR COMMEMORATION, 2016 Schedule Registration Summer of ’86 Video & “Packingtown” Latest Booklet HOLD THE DATE: SUMMER OF ’86 WORKSHOP, EDMONTON, JUNE 4, 1PM, UKRAINIAN CENTRE,… Read more »
If you are in Edmonton, save the date of June 4, for our Summer of ’86 Workshop. This 30-year commemoration will feature discussions by participants in the events of 1986, research… Read more »