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Manitoba History No. 89
Manitoba
History

No. 89

War Memorials in Manitoba
War
Memorials
in Manitoba

This Old Elevator
This Old
Elevator

Abandoned Manitoba
Abandoned
Manitoba

Memorable Manitobans
Memorable
Manitobans

Historic Sites of Manitoba
Historic Sites
of Manitoba

Manitoba Organization: Manitoba Arts Council

Presidents / Chairs

Period

President / Chair

1958-1960

Ronald David Turner (1915-1965)

1960-1961

Donald John “Don” Campbell (1914-2001)

1961-1993

?

1993-2000

Roberta Christianson

2000-2017

?

2017-present

Roberta Christianson

Vice-Presidents

Period

Vice-President

c1958

J. A. Whitmore

1958-?

J. M. Sinclair

?-?

William W. “Bill” Draper (1933-2005)

Treasurers

Period

Treasurer

1960-?

Ray Wildgoose

?-?

William W. “Bill” Draper (1933-2005)

Secretaries

Period

Secretary

1958-?

Betty Sparling (c1917-1994)

Executive Directors

Period

Executive Director

?-?

Mary Elizabeth Bayer (1925-2005)

Members

Name

Period

Hugh Avery Benham (1911-1997)

?-?

E. W. H. Brown

c1960

Mrs. Douglas Cannell

c1960

Mrs. W. H. Collum

c1960

Raymond Bryan Dewson (1922-2013)

?-?

Gissur Eliasson (1913-1980)

?-?

Esther Gertrude Moscovitch Genser (1916-2011)

c1960

John “Jack” Hassard (1912-1979)

?-?

Dr. C. R. Hiscocks

c1960

Gordon Horner

c1960

Reg Hugo

c1960

W. Ireland

c1960

John Alexander MacAulay (1892-1978)

1958-c1960

Mrs. Clinton Macfarlane

c1960

Donald Scott McGiverin (c1924-1998)

?-?

Herbert Henry Gatenby Moody (1903-1991)

c1960

Kathleen M. Richardson

?-?

J. M. Sinclair

c1960

W. A. Smith

c1960

James Ogden Turner (1913-1998)

?-?

Frances Elizabeth Lorraine Port Watson (1924-2009)

?-?

J. E. Wilson

c1960

See also:

Kelly, Paula. For the Arts: A History of the Manitoba Arts Council. Winnipeg: Manitoba Arts Council, 1995.

Sources:

“Turner heads Arts Council,” Winnipeg Tribune, 7 June 1958, page 21.

“Arts Council executive,” Winnipeg Free Press, 29 October 1960, page 41.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 9 August 2019

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