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Scrapbook of Corporal Wallace – page 3

Page 3 of a photograph scrapbook made by Corporal John Wallace in April 1940. Photographs depict two families acquainted with Wallace: the Butlers (Jim Sr., Jim Jr., Les, Aggie, Gig, and Mrs. Butler) and the Drinkwaters (Mr. and Mrs. Drinkwater, Joan, Hilda, and Les), as well as Gladstone Manitoba. See general notes section for more details.

Wallace, John

Scrapbook of Corporal Wallace – page 2

Page 2 of a photograph scrapbook made by Corporal John Wallace in April 1940. Photos consist of Portage Avenue looking west from around Vaughn Street, a rail line at Portage Avenue and St. James Street, troops in formation, and Mrs. and Shirley Gardiner. See general notes section for more details.

Wallace, John

Scrapbook of Corporal Wallace

A scrapbook of photographs taken by Corporal John Wallace of Winnipeg in April, 1940. The scrapbook is 9 pages consisting of 48 photographs, 2 of which are loose. The photographs depict Fort Osborne Barracks, Old St. Paul’s College, the Memorial Boulevard area, Gladstone MB, and fellow soldiers Wallace was acquainted with, as well as their families. The scrapbook is annotated and is accompanied by notes written by Wallace explaining some of the photos and those featured in them. Some photos are missing.

Wallace, John

Sketch of Upper Fort Garry

Photograph taken of a sketch by an unknown artist of Upper Fort Garry. In addition to the fort, soldiers in formation are featured, as are canoes and Indigenous peoples across the Assinibone River. The photograph's reverse side credits it to J. Penrose Photo Studio.

1925 Winnipeg City Council Collage

A sepia toned photo collage of Winnipeg's City Council in 1925. The collage features Mayor Ralph H. Webb and Aldermen W.A. James, A.H. Pulford, R.J. Shore, E.T. Leech, A.R. Leonard, J.G. Sullivan, Thos. Flye, Thos. Boyd, F.H. Davidson, Jas. Simpkin, J.A. McKerchar, J. O'Hare, J. Blumberg, H. Jones, W.B. Simpson, A.A. Heaps, D. McLean, and J.A. Barry.

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].

Photograph album of Winnipeg during WW1: Page 6

Item consists of a scrapbook page showing soldiers marching in military parade on street in front of the Elliott and Hazel Grocers, 975 Main Street and the H. Lindster's Bakery, 971 Main Street (Item 25), soldiers lined up in military parade (Item 26),
soldiers marching in military parade (Item 27), soldiers marching in military parade (Item 28), [ca. 1913].

Photograph album of Winnipeg during WW1: Page 5

Item consists of a scrapbook page showing soldiers lined up in military parade in front of the Industrial Bureau Exposition Building (Item 21), soldiers lined up in military parade (Item 22),
soldiers on horse in military parade in front of the Industrial Bureau Exposition Building (Item 23), crowd forming on street in front of the Israelite Jewish Daily newspaper building (975 Main Street) and the H. Lindster's Bakery (971 Main Street). Soldiers and Police in foreground (Item 24), [ca. 1913].

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].

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