Robert & Mary Smith

Family Life

This interview with Robert Smith (Bob) and Mary Smith provides primary source information about Bob growing up immersed in nature at Lake Minnewanka; how Bob and Mary met in Banff and what it was like raising their family at Seebe.

Robert & Mary Smith, 2012

Mary and Robert Smith


Seebe is a town with lots of community events, activities for adults and children and what it was like to have prisoner of war camps in the area. The interview provides the viewer with a glimpse into life at two Calgary Power company towns Minnewanka; now under water behind a dam and Seebe, a town dismantled in 2005.


Municipal District of Bighorn Interview highlights of Robert and Mary Smith - April 4, 2012
For full interview, watch the complete Oral History Project playlist for Robert and Mary Smith.

Town of Seebe, Alberta

Seebe Alberta