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Recording of cornerstone laying ceremony taken at the time of placing the stone

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Item consists of an audio recording of the laying of the cornerstone ceremony held on November 30, 1965 at the Public Safety Building. It records the voices of Mayor Stephen Juba, Chief Constable George Blow, Fire Chief Cecil Leckie, City Signals Engineer Jack Clarke, Deputy Mayor and Ald. Edith Tennant, Ald. Leonard Claydon, Ald. J. Cropo, Ald. Joseph Zuken, Ald. Slaw Rebchuk, and Contractor Cecil Rilkoff. It was recorded by the City Signals Engineer, Jack Clarke.

Clarke, Jack

Photograph album of Winnipeg during WW1: Page 3

Item consists of a scrapbook page showing the Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA) Building at 301 Vaughan Street (Item 13); view of Portage Avenue with Eaton's and Boyd buildings in foreground and Hotel Fort Garry in the background (Item 14); view of Ashford's Bakery at Portage Avenue and Furby Street, facing south towards Broadway (Item 15); Vaughan Street facing north towards St. Paul's College on Ellice Avenue (Item 16). Dates of photographs are approximate, [ca. 1913].

Photograph album of Winnipeg during WW1: Page 2

Item consists of a scrapbook page showing unidentified building (Item 7), Industrial Bureau Exhibition Building (Item 8), Canadian National Railway station (C.N.R. station) from Broadway looking east (Item 9), unidentified woman standing in front of residential building (Item 10), City Hall and Volunteer Monument (second City Hall) (Item 11), unidentified woman posing in front of what is likely the Assiniboine Park Pavilion (Item 12). Dates of photographs are approximate, [ca. 1913].

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