Cardston, Alberta

Cardston, Alberta

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Cardston is a town in southwest Alberta, Canada. Cardston was settled in 1887 by members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormons) from Utah Territory who travelled to Alberta in one of the century's last wagon migrations. The official founder of the town is Charles Ora Card, after whom the town is named.Cardston is situated in the low foothills of southwest Alberta, approximately 25 km (15.53 mi) north of the US state of Montana. On its north side, it borders the Kainai Nation (Blood Tribe) Indian Reservation, one of the largest reserves in North America. 40 km (24.85 mi) to the west of Cardston are the Rocky Mountains of Waterton Lakes National Park. Cardston is 77 km (47.85 mi) southwest of Lethbridge and 234 km (145.40 mi) south of Calgary.show more

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  • Paperback | 136 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 8mm | 209g
  • Dicho
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135785923
  • 9786135785920