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town (1991 pop. 3,480), SW Alta., Canada, near the U.S. boundary. It was founded in 1887 by Mormons from Utah under the leadership of Charles Ora Card, son-in-law of Brigham Young. The chief Mormon temple of Canada is in the town. It is a ranch and irrigation agriculture center. Nearby is the Blood Reserve, the largest reserve for Native Americans in Canada.
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The exterior architectural design mixes Prairie Style and the Arts and Crafts movement with nods to two of the Churchs oldest temples in Laie, Hawaii (dedicated in 1919) and Cardston, Alberta, Canada (1923).
As multiple work groups laboured simultaneously on the project, the rail line reached Cardston, Alberta in 1903.
#On the main street of her home town of Cardston, Alberta, Canada, there is the Fay Wray Fountain
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26th [1899]--Charles and Maude McCarty from Cardston, Alberta, Canada, are visiting here at present.
She was born April 22, 1921, in Cardston, Alberta, to Edgar and Sarah Gifford Hudson.
The first voluntary prepaid community medical insurance program in Canada began in Cardston, Alberta, in 1932 and Dr.
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Winifred Thompson of Cardston, Alberta, formerly of Creswell, died April 15 of cancer.
The exact route travelled in 1887 by the first Mormon (2) pioneers from Logan, Utah, to Cardston, Alberta, has remained relatively unknown.