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Subseries s00239 - Press Releases

Press Release - City's Brief to the Greater Winnipeg Investigating Commission Press Release - Winnipeg Enterprises Corporation Press Release - Press Statement Regarding Winnipeg Enterprises Corporation Press Release - Direction of Purchasing Materials From Keystone Supply Co. Press Release - Birthday Wishes to Prime Minister Louis St. Laurent Press Release - Comment Regarding the Purchase of Great West Life Buildings Press Release - Purchase of Great West Life Buildings Press Release - Daylight Savings Time Press Release - Death at the Sherbrook Pool Press Release - City Hydro Press Release - Hydro Statement Press Release - Proclamation of Pine to Palm Cavalcade Press Release - Pine to Palm Cavalcade Essay Contest Press Release - Announcement of Guests for the Pine to Palm Cavalcade Press Release - Statement on Mental Health Awareness Week Press Release - Proclamation of St. John Ambulance's Save A Life Week Press Release - Report on Traffic Press Release - Piping Natural Gas from Alberta to Greater Winnipeg Press Release - Letter to Mr. Donald Gordon Press Release - Winnipeg and Central Gas Company
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1 folder of textual records (ca. 80 press releases)

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A list of Winnipeg Mayors, past and present, is available on the City's website:

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Transferred from the Mayor's Office to the City of Winnipeg Archives.

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Subseries consists of press releases issued by the office of Mayor Stephen Juba and related documentation, including correspondence and proclamations (1956-1970). Not all of the press releases are final or official copies. A number of them are unsigned. Some draft copies and miscellaneous records on file.

The Mayor’s Office issued press releases as a means of distributing information to the media and the public. Press releases record announcements and statements on a range of topics, such as special occasions, current events, and city projects.

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Arranged into chronological order by Archivist. Original order was loosely chronological.

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