Photographs of various parks and park goers around the Greater Winnipeg area, as well as a small amount of textual records created by the Metro government describing the photos, their collection, and their use. Photographs were collected and used by Allan Bready, Metro's Information Officer, as part of a publication project of park featurettes.
Metropolitan Corporation of Greater Winnipeg (Man.). Information Officer
Item consists of a scrapbook page showing group of unidentified people in boat on river, possibly at Lockpart (Items 1 and 2), duck pond and pavilion at Assiniboine Park (Item 3), unidentified people in boat on river (Items 4 and 5), and pavilion at Assiniboine Park (Item 6). Dates of photographs are approximate, [ca. 1913].
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].