A Passion for Royalty
Edson and District Library and Archives


A loyal crowd at the Edson station
Edson and District Library and Archives

On the occasion of the Royal Visit of King George and Queen Elizabeth by train in 1939, a large crowd of Edson residents turned out to meet Their Majesties, the train station decorated in anticipation of their arrival, a rare and exciting event in the lives of rural Albertans.