Winnipeg remains at the top of my list of places still to visit in Canada. It will likely be a long time before I get there, if ever, so it pleases me when I stumble across writing by one of our authors that makes me delve that little bit more into the fascinating history of the Red River Valley: in this instance, what is now Ross House Museum. Isabel Elizabeth Henderson, about whom we know next to nothing, published this piece in the Winnipeg Free Press on 27 June 1949.