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Memorable Manitobans: Alvin Leonard Boyd Leader (1929-2001)


Born at Snowflake on 2 February 1929, son of Leonard and Marjorie Leader, he received an architectural degree from the University of Manitoba in 1954. He was employed by LM Architectural Group for most of his career, but he was self-employed from 1975 to 1980. He retired in 1999. He died at Winnipeg on 15 October 2001 and was buried in the Brookside Cemetery.

Some of his architectural works in Manitoba included:





Morden Research Centre




Public Safety Building




Manitoba Teachers Society Building




Winnipeg Convention Centre




St. John Brebeuf Church




Lakeview Square Development





Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 22 October 2001.

“We will not forget them,” Winnipeg Free Press, 31 December 2001, page B3.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 3 August 2015

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