Title and statement of responsibility area
A City at Leisure
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- Graphic material
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Dates of creation area
[ca. 1890]-[ca. 1990] (Creation)
- Winnipeg (Man.). Parks and Recreation Department
Physical description area
ca. 150 photographs
1 architectural drawing
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Scope and content
Series consists of photographs collected by Catherine Macdonald and used to author the book, “A City at Leisure: An Illustrated History of Parks and Recreation Services in Winnipeg, 1893-1993”. The book was coordinated by the History and Archives subcommittee of the 100th Anniversary Committee of the Parks and Recreation Department to celebrate the department’s 100th anniversary. The subcommittee began its work in 1993 and the book was published in 1995. The photographs were reproduced from various sources including the Archives of Manitoba.
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Originals of some of these photos are housed at the Archives of Manitoba.
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Researchers are responsible for observing Canadian copyright regulations.
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