John Ware – From Slave to Rancher

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Ware arrived in southern Alberta in 1882 and worked as a ranchhand before establishing his own cattle operation. He eventually settled in the area of what is now Brooks.

Read the whole story here:

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/calgary/john-ware-rancher-freed-slave-film-1.4247426

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