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Norman Gilbert Harvey

Educator, school inspector.

Son of Horace Melville Harvey (1892-1982) and Birdie Alice Harvey (1895-1995) of Rivers, he was the Principal of Wellwood School (1951-1954), Pilot Mound School (1954-1959), and Lynn Lake School (1959-1961). In 1961, he was appointed a Manitoba School Inspector. He was later Executive Director of the Manitoba Association of School Trustees and served on the Historical Committee of the Manitoba Centennial Corporation. On 12 June 1948, he married Nora Florence Daly at the Cartwright United Church.

Sources:

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

“Engagement notices,” Winnipeg Free Press, 18 May 1948, page 12.

Obituary [H. Melville Harvey], Winnipeg Free Press, 16 April 1982, page 37.

Obituary [Birdie Alice Harvey], Winnipeg Free Press, 15 November 1995, page 30.

We thank Nathan Kramer for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 7 June 2019

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