This exhibit was made possible through the support of the Eleanor Luxton Historical Foundation and the Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies.

With thanks to former Head Archivist Jennifer Rutkair, whose research and planning files were extensively consulted for this project.

Bringing Back the Buffalo pamphlet. Ottawa: Department of the Interior, Canadian National Parks Branch, ca. 1926. 04.2 B77 Pam, Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies.

The Last of the Buffalo souvenir booklet, 1908.  Luxton Foundation fonds, LUX / I / D4 / 10 / 9, Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies

Lothian, W.F.  History of Canada's National Parks: Volume IV. (Published by authority of
the Minister of the Environment,1987)

Ogilvie, Sheilagh. The Park Buffalo (Calgary - Banff: National and Provincial Parks Association of Canada, 1979). 04.2 Og4.

Markewicz, Lauren. "Like Distant Thunder: Canada’s Bison Conservation Story." Parks Canada,

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