Winnipeg in Focus is a database for archival descriptions and digital collections at the City of Winnipeg Archives.

Winnipeg in Focus

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A soldier looking at a sign put up on 8 May 1945 at Hurtig Furs on Portage Avenue, celebrating victory in Europe. 75 years have passed since then. Click to see more.

8 May 2020 marks the 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe Day. Click here to learn more.

Winnipeg in Focus is a database for archival descriptions and digital collections at the City of Winnipeg Archives. It allows users to search and browse holdings at the City of Winnipeg Archives and view digital reproductions of archival records. This website includes only a fraction of our holdings. Content will be added as resources allow. A summary of our holdings can be found here.

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