Galloway Station Museum Research

All the information for the exhibits at the Galloway Station Museum have been researched (complete with sources), or are in the process of being researched.

Reports for each exhibit are updated when new information becomes available.

The origin of our research sources vary and include history books, accredited university papers, local archives, newspapers and local experts. All sources are cited in report footnotes.

If you have input regarding any of the Galloway Station Museum’s research or exhibits, please contact us at

Thank you!

Our Natural World

All information in the Galloway’s Our Natural World exhibit was obtained with permission and help from


Alberta Environment and Sustainable Resource and Development.


History of the Edson Caboose


A Brief Look at 77704

The Edson to Grande Prairie Trail

90.03.020 'A pack outfit leaving Edson for Grande Prairie' EPLA

Gateway to the Last Best West

Early Edson History

Trapper’s Cabin

Alberta Lumber Camps – Erith

General Stores

The First Albertans



Alberta Hooch

Tete Jaune – How the Yellowhead got its Name