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Winnipeg

23 July 2012

1906 – École Provencher, St. Boniface, Winnipeg

In 1906, the School Board constructed a school at the site where École Provencher stands today. It was a three-storey brick and limestone building, featuring an entry tower surmounted with an elegant ogee...

22 July 2012

1883 – Leland Hotel, Winnipeg

Architect: Barber & Barber Once one of Winnipeg’s most luxurious hotels, featuring 100 rooms, hot and cold running water, a billiard room, barber shop, and reading rooms. Four storeys added in 1892 were...

22 July 2012

1881 – Université de Saint-Boniface, Winnipeg

Architect: Balston C. Kenway Located on the site of what is now Provencher Park in St. Boniface. In 1922, a major fire completely destroyed the building claiming ten victims and destroying all of...

21 July 2012

1903 – Alexandra School, Edmonton Street, Winnipeg

Architect: J.B. Mitchell Designed by local architect J.B. Mitchell who was responsible for many of the best school designs in Winnipeg. Originally a two-storey building, the third floor was added when enrolment justified...

21 July 2012

1903 – St. Mary’s Academy, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Architect: Samuel Hooper The third location of the school, as it moved to its present location in 1903. At that time, the school sat out on the prairie in an undeveloped area. However,...

21 July 2012

1923 – Medical Arts Building, Graham Ave., Winnipeg

Architect: John D. Atchison Demolished in early 1970s to provide carparking space for newly constructed Medical Arts Building to the rear.

21 July 2012

1909 – Devon Court Apartments, 376 Broadway, Winnipeg

Architect: John D. Atchison The Devon Court Apartments, 376 Broadway, demolished in 1981. Designed by prominent Winnipeg architect John D. Atchison.

20 July 2012

2011 – 490 Hargrave St, Winnipeg

Architect: 5468796 Architects Constructed as Community Health Services Offices for the local regional health authority. The WRHA was seeking new space for its community health offices and to consolidate other services located around...

20 July 2012

1911 – Former Assiniboia Town Hall, Winnipeg

Formerly the municipal hall of the Rural Municipality of Assiniboia, before it amalgamated with Brooklands, and St. James to form St. James-Assiniboia and eventually forming part of Winnipeg in the 1972 unicity amalgamation....