First, thank you to the Alberta Historical Resources Foundation, Alberta Community Community Development with support from Alberta Lotteries for the sponsorship of this project.
Dr. Bruce McGillivray provided general direction and Ron Mussieux's expert geological advice was critical to my success. I would also like to thank Andrew Locock, Dr. Jim Burns, Dr. Sam Nelson, Adam Hedinger and Wayne Nordstrom for their technical and editorial input.
Graham Mitchell-Lawson created this Web version of the manuscript.
Royal Alberta Museum