Museum Shop


Welcome to the Lac du Bonnet & District Museum Shop!

Discover our selection of local interest books.

Support our fundraisers.

Purchase memberships.


We accept payment through Interac e-Transfer: [email protected]

**Shipping costs are for Canada only.**

International postage will be calculated on individual basis, please inquire before purchase at: [email protected]


Local Interest Books

Caviar & Venison


Local Interest Book


History of Lac du Bonnet’s Swede, Finn, Norwegian and Latvian Settlers in Newcombe & Lettonia.

By Vivian Nespor

Soft cover, 396 pages, 206 photos



+ $20.00 / shipping & handling (Canada only)

Total: $45.00


The House Beside the Rock Hill


Local Interest Book


A story of pioneer life in the Latvian settlement of Bird River, Manitoba as told by a woman who experienced it.

By Aina Turton

Soft cover, 120 pages, 65 photos



+ $5.75 / shipping & handling (Canada only)

Total: $23.75


Latvian Pioneers, Socialists, and Refugees in Manitoba


Local Interest Book

An illustrated journey through the history of Latvians in Manitoba 1895 – 2018  By Viesturs Zarins

Hard cover, 239 pages, over 200 photos



+ $20.00 / shipping & handling (Canada only)

Total: $85.00


Log, Stone and Brick


Local Interest Book

A pen & ink pictorial history of Anglican Churches in the Diocese of Keewatin.

By Frank Willard

Soft cover, 66 pages, 30 illustrations



+ $8.50 / shipping & handling (Canada only)

Total: $28.50


Memoirs of a Whiteshell Trapper

Local Interest Book           


Stories of trapping in the Whiteshell from 1929-1993.

By Alex Henschell

Soft cover



+ $5.75 / shipping & handling (Canada only)

Total: $23.75


Park Avenue School


Local Interest Book


Memory book for the 35th Anniversary Reunion of the Park Avenue School in Lac du Bonnet, 1947-1982

Soft cover, 28 pages, commerative button included



+ $4.50 / shipping & handling (Canada only)

Total: $9.50


People of Service


Local Interest Book


History of the Manitoba Telephone System (MTS)

Vintage Book

Soft cover, 65 pages



+ $6.00 / shipping & handling (Canada only)

Total: $11.00



Wild Rice

Museum Fundraiser         


Du Bois Wild Rice, since 1915

Rice Lake Certified Organic Wild Rice


$9.00 / bag



All memberships expire annually on December 31st.

Individual Membership – $20.00




Family Membership – $35.00



The Lac du Bonnet and District Historical Society is a registered CRA charity # 890282379RR0001
Any donation over $25 will be recognized with an income tax receipt.

Your gift today keeps the lights on, the doors open, and the visitors coming into the museum and church!