Category - People

Everyone has a story of their lived experiences in the Bow Valley.  The collective of these stories help us understand how the lives and contributions of those who have called Canmore home for over 10,000 years have shaped us as a community today.  The narrative of your life or the lives of those who are important to you are important to record and be shared, whether in writing, through photos, videos, art, or by recording oral traditons and stories passed down from generation to generation.  You are important and your story is important to all of us.


Sarah and Henry Cormier

Sarah Cormier (nee Carney) and Henry Cormier moved to Canmore in the early to middle 1920’s. Henry was a stationary engineer for Canmore mines. They lived first on the Hospital Hill and then in the Horseshoe next to the old...