The Beginning of a Community
Polish Immigration to Alberta
Wladyslaw Szwender (Sr.)
Waclaw (Wacek) Maj
Maria (Zareba) Andrzejewska
Czeslawa (Jurek) Kadela
Janina (Kuzio) Lang
Jadwiga and Rajmund (Ray) Pierzchajlo
Polonia in Alberta
Henryk Sienkiewicz Polish Saturday School
Maria Chrzanowska Polish Saturday School
John Paul II Bilingual Program
In the Kitchen
In the Field
Polish Passport issued on March 15, 1928 for the trip to Canada.
Immigration Identification Card issued in Halifax on April 11, 1928.
Canadian Citizenship issued on December 1950.
Certificate for carrying War Order of "Virtuti Militari", issued to Lieutenant Jozef Plachcinski on June 1, 1945, London.
Identity Card for carrying the Cross of Valour issued to Lieutenant Jozef Plachcinski on September 4 1944 .
Identity Card for carrying the Cross of September Campaigne 1939, issued to Lieutenant Jozef Plachcinski on September 15, 1985, London.
Identification Card for carrying a badge of "Samodzielnej Brygady Strzelcow Karpackich" issued to Corporal Jozef Plachcinski on April 2, 1943.
Old Polish Bank note: Five Polish Mareks issued by "Polska Kasa Pozyczkowa" in 1919.
Old Polish Bank note: Ten Polish Mareks issued by "Polska Kasa Pozyczkowa" in 1919.
Old Polish Bank note: One Hundred Polish Mareks issued by "Polska Kasa Pozyczkowa" in 1919.
Old Polish Bank note: Five Hundred Polish Mareks issued by "Polska Kasa Pozyczkowa" in 1919.
A certificate certifying that the bearer, Zofia Gawlikowska is registered in Military Centre Nr. 102 of the Polish Woman Army A.K., in Niederlangen V as soldier, valid till Dec. 1, 1945.
World War II Soldier's Service and Pay Book that belonged to Zofia Gawlikowska, the WWII Polish Army soldier. The book contains instructions to a soldier.
A prayer book published in Krakow, Poland in April, 1890.
Strip of fabric from the uniform of the concentration camp showing the prisoner's identification number.
An identification card of a Polish Cadet in Palestine from 1942.
Modlitewnik (Prayer Book) from 1884
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