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Memorable Manitobans: James Harvey Dow (1925-1999)


He was the Principal of Lennox School (1951-1952), Birch River School (1953-1954), and Cartwright School (1956-1959) before he moved to St. Vital in 1959. He was the Vice-Principal of Norberry School before moving to Glenlawn Collegiate as Head of its English Department. He died at Winnipeg on 7 March 1999.


Annual Reports of the Manitoba Department of Education, Manitoba Legislative Library.

Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 10 March 1999, page C7.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 29 September 2013

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