Reverend Albert Lacombe, O.M.I. 1827-1916, The

An Oblate missionary, Father Lacombe established several missions in western Canada among the Cree, Blackfoot, and Métis peoples. From his mission headquarters at Rat Portage, he also ministered to Canadian Pacific Railway construction crews as far west as Winnipeg from 1880 to 1882.


On the grounds of the Church of Notre Dame du Portage, First Street North, Kenora

Region: Northern Ontario

County/District: District of Kenora

Municipality: City of Kenora