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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Manitoba Government Telephones Building / Brandon General Museum and Archives (19 Ninth Street, Brandon)

This museum on Ninth Street in Brandon was incorporated in February 2009. It occupies a former building of Manitoba Government Telephones, built in 1917 and occupied by the firm until 1968. Among the museum’s collections are taxidermic specimens collected by B. J. Hales.

Brandon General Museum and Archives

Brandon General Museum and Archives (March 2014)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.84905, W99.94991
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

MHS Centennial Business: Manitoba Government Telephones / Manitoba Telephone System / MTS Allstream / Bell MTS

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Daly House Museum (122 Eighteenth Street, Brandon)

Brandon General Museum and Archives

Sources:

“Archives as a cornerstone of community growth: Developing community archives in Brandon, Manitoba,” Ian Richards, MA thesis, Department of History, University of Manitoba, 2009.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 9 April 2020

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