A Prairie Beacon: Gasoline Alley’s Rare Pump

Article by Sylvia J. Harnden

ASOLINE ALLEY MUSEUM, in Calgary’s Heritage Park Historical Village, is home to thousands of artifacts relating to the retail of petroleum products during the first half of the 20th century. Every vehicle, gas pump, globe, sign, and item of ephemera has its own special tale to tell, but literally standing above the rest …