Are you interested in learning more about the early days of Medicine Hat? The Bear and the Bone King includes eye-witness anecdotes of a boy growing up in the frontier settlement of Medicine Hat and the family ranch at Walsh, north of the Cypress Hills.
Author Will Hargrave’s stories range from the family’s pet grizzly bear, of his father “the Great Bone King”, to many other early characters. Over 70 historic photos and maps drawn from the Medicine Hat Archives and family albums.
- Paperback, 125 pages
- Author Will Hargrave
- Editor: Malcolm Sissons
- Publisher: Historical Society of Medicine Hat and District