Alberta History - Long Lost Town of Little Chicago aka Royalties Alberta Canada

Some history that started in 1936 about a little town that once was, but is no more. Little Chicago AB was renamed Royalties AB in 1937 due to Little Chicago's mail getting mixed up with Chicago. Trickling down in numbers by the mid 40's, there...
Some history that started in 1936 about a little town that once was, but is no more. Little Chicago AB was renamed Royalties AB in 1937 due to Little Chicago's mail getting mixed up with Chicago. Trickling down in numbers by the mid 40's, there is now nothing left of this little old town except for this monument 2km north of Longview Alberta.
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23 October 2022 at   Longview, AB T0L, Canada
Unfortunately the monument was vandalized and the brass plaques were taken. The monument will have the plaques replaced in the near future.
23 October 2022 ·   1 year ago taken in   Longview, AB T0L, Canada
Some history of days gone by in what is now the Longview area of Alberta Canada
23 October 2022 ·   1 year ago taken in   Longview, AB T0L, Canada
A town that once was. Little Chicago 1934-1969. Although it underwent a name change
23 October 2022 ·   1 year ago taken in   Longview, AB T0L, Canada
Little Chicago was an oil town and the monument pays tribute to that with a miniature display
23 October 2022 ·   1 year ago taken in   Longview, AB T0L, Canada
A busy little town, now gone. You would never know it was here if it weren't for the Little Chicago monument
23 October 2022 ·   1 year ago taken in   Longview, AB T0L, Canada
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