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Memorable Manitobans: Elmer Lee Alsip (1877-1941)


Born at Decorah, Iowa, he came to Winnipeg in 1898, son of William Alsip, he was Vice-President of the Alsip Brick, Tile and Lumber Company. He died at his Winnipeg home, 18 Ruskin Row, on 9 March 1941 and was buried in Elmwood Cemetery.


“Elmer L. Alsip dies Sunday,” Winnipeg Free Press, 10 March 1941, page 2.

This profile was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 30 September 2013

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