Manitoba Historical Society
     Keeping history alive for over 142 years


Memorable Manitobans: John M. “Joe” Venables (1936-1998)

Architect.

Born at Winnipeg on 6 March 1936, son of Jack and Mildred Venables, he received a degree in Architecture from the University of Manitoba in 1961. He practiced as an architect with the firm of Pratt Lindgren and Associates. He died after a lengthy illness on 10 March 1998.

Some of his architectural works in Manitoba included:

Building

Location

Year

Status

Ness Junior High School

3300 Ness Avenue, Winnipeg

1964-1965

 

Sansome School

181 Sansome Avenue, Winnipeg

1965

 

Sources:

Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 12 March 1998, page 40.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 16 November 2020

Memorable Manitobans

Memorable Manitobans

This is a collection of noteworthy Manitobans from the past, compiled by the Manitoba Historical Society.

Search the collection by word or phrase, name, place, occupation or other text:

Custom Search

Browse surnames beginning with:
A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | Y | Z | 2017


Send corrections and additions to the Memorable Manitobans Administrator at biographies@mhs.mb.ca

Criteria for Memorable Manitobans | Suggest a Memorable Manitoban  | Our Inspiration | Acknowledgements

Support the MHS

MHS YouTube Channel

Back to top of page

For queries on the above page, please contact the MHS Webmaster.

Home  |  Terms & Conditions  |  FAQ  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy  |  Donations Policy

© 1998-2021 Manitoba Historical Society. All rights reserved.