Parlby, Mary Irene National Historic Person
© Parks Canada / Parcs Canada, 1990
Historic Sites and Monuments Act (R.S.C., 1985, c. H-4)
1868 to 1965
Mary Irene Parlby
This designation has been identified for review
Existing plaque: Alix Lake Campground, Alix, Alberta
A resident of the Alix area from 1896 to 1965, an able legislator, a member of the distinguished "Group of Five" who led the movement for admission of women to the Senate of Canada, Mrs. Parlby rendered significant service in the fields of education, social welfare, and legislative reform.
*Note: This designation has been identified for review. A review can be triggered for one of the following reasons - outdated language or terminology, absence of a significant layer of history, factual errors, controversial beliefs and behaviour, or significant new knowledge.