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1909

10 August 2010

1909 – Former Police Headquarters, New York

Architect: Hoppin & Koen Designed by the firm of Hoppin & Koen in a monumental Beaux-Arts style, it opened in 1909. The NY Police Dept. moved out in 1973 and the building was...

06 August 2010

1909 – Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, New York

Architect: Napoleon LeBrun & Sons The Metropolitan Life Tower was designed by the architectural firm of Napoleon LeBrun & Sons, and modeled after the Campanile in Venice, Italy. It was constructed in 1909...

22 July 2010

1909 – Roslyn Apartments, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Architect: William Wallace Blair Eccentric apartment building designed by Irish architect William Wallace Blair in a strange Queen Anne inspired style. The building is arranged so every apartment has an external front door...

29 June 2010

1909 – Keewayden Building (Jacob Crawley Building), Winnipeg, Manitoba

Architects: Herbert E. Matthews

25 June 2010

1909 – Colorado National Bank Building, Denver

Architect: Fisher & Fisher / Hoyt & Hoyt /Rogers & Nagel The lower half of the Colorado National Bank building was built in 1915 in a neoclassical design, and extended seamlessly ten years...

23 April 2010

1909 – International Order of Odd Fellows, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Architect: James Chisholm The Independent Order of Odd Fellows (I.O.O.F.) is a fraternal organization derived from English Odd Fellows orders of the mid-1700s. A fire in January 1946, gutted the interior of the...

22 April 2010

1922 – Great West Life Building, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Architect: John D. Atchison Erected for one of Western Canada’s largest financial institutions, the Great-West Life Assurance Company which was founded in Winnipeg in 1891, this building is a fine example of the...

22 April 2010

1909 – Canada Permanent Building, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Architect: John D. Atchison This red sandstone building was for many years the home of the Canada Permanent Trust Company. Built in 1909, the ground floor contained offices and banking facilities with additional...

14 April 2010

1909 – Ecole La Verendrye, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Architect: J.B. Mitchell One of Winnipeg’s grand schools from the city’s boomtown era is La Verendrye School. Though residential and business areas quickly grew up around it, when it opened in 1909, La...