Historic Sites of Manitoba: Crescent Furniture Building Plaque (457 Main Street, Winnipeg)
A commemorative plaque for the Crescent Furniture Building (Sterling Building) is installed below terra cotta panels used as ornamentation on a curved brick wall on Main Street, north of the Confederation Life Building. The original building was completed in 1926 on the northeast corner of Portage Avenue and Vaughan Street. It was demolished in 1985.
Crescent Furniture Building Plaque (2009)
Source: City of Winnipeg
Site Location (lat/long): N49.89894, W97.13851
denoted by symbol on the map above
Historic Sites of Manitoba: Crescent Furniture Building Terra Cotta Panels (The Forks, Winnipeg)
Information for this page was provided by The City of Winnipeg’s Planning, Property and Development Department, which acknowledges the contribution of the Government of Manitoba through its Heritage Grants Program.
This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.
Page revised: 17 March 2012
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