Grain Elevators: Beacons on the Prairies

Text byChristine Hanlon

September 1, 2021|
Grain Elevators: Beacons on the Prairies by Christine Hanlon
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Rising above the landscape, the grain elevator heralds a time when wheat was king across the West. At their zenith, 5,758 of these prairie giants defined the economy and skyline of Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta. While many still stand, every year their numbers dwindle. Sometimes these towering signposts are all that is left of a town or hamlet once built around them. In this stunning photo collection, award-winning photographer Chris Attrell captures the haunting presence of those that remain to stand guard over an ever-changing agrarian lifestyle.
Chris Attrell is the author of the bestselling book, Forgotten Saskatchewan, the most popular photo book in Canada for 2019. His work has been featured in the National Post, Galleries West Magazine, The Weather Network, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Regina Leader-Post, Calgary Herald, Fine Lifestyles Magazine, Prairie Post and CBC Saskatchewa...
Title:Grain Elevators: Beacons on the Prairies
Format:Paper over Board
Product dimensions:128 pages, 9.25 X 11 X 1 in
Shipping dimensions:128 pages, 9.25 X 11 X 1 in
Published:September 1, 2021
Publisher:MacIntyre Purcell Publishing Inc.
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781772761597

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