Town of Edson

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Town of Edson

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Edson became a town in 1911. It began as a railway town, but soon became a bustling area rich with oil, gas, coal, and forestry. Edson has contiuned to grow with a population almost 9000 people in 2010.


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Edson Public Library and Archives

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