|Alberta Cree Indian|
|Chief Duckhunter by A. W. Gelston via Wikimedia Commons|
The Canadian Pacific Railway arrived in Medicine Hat in 1883 bridging the South Saskatchewan River as it steamed across Canada. By the time A W Gelston was taking Chief Duckhunter's photograph it looked like this, not much room for migrating bison
|Postcard Showing the Rail Yard c1911-1913|
but an ideal hub for travelling around the area taking photographs to appear on postcards.