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CALENDAR: Months of info about oil sands pioneers


EDMONTON – This might be the perfect time to order a 2017 calendar, especially if your interests run to the pioneers of Canada’s oil sands industry.

Get a copy of the 2017 calendar featuring the pioneers of the oil sands industry.

Get a copy of the 2017 calendar featuring the pioneers of the oil sands industry.

Soul of Canada is publishing this history themed calendar featuring more than 60 archival photographs. There is a timeline for the oil sands going back to 1715 when pitch on the banks of the Athabasca River was brought to the attention of the Hudson’s Bay Company factor James Knight. Read the timeline through 2016 and know almost all there is to know about the resource and its development.

The calendar includes 14 months from this November through December 2017. With each month is the story of an individual or company that made a major breakthrough or contribution to the oil sands. The Beast of a fire that ripped through Fort McMurray this year is also commemorated.

The scope of information and some of the old photos are breathtaking. The calendar would make a great gift for friend or employee.

Click here to order your copy for $20. Special pricing for corporate orders. Or visit www.SoulOfCanada.com to view all the available offerings.


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