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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Crystal City Telephone Exchange Building (210 Broadway Street, Crystal City, Municipality of Louise)

This small building on Broadway Street in Crystal City was built in 1928 as a local telephone exchange of Manitoba Telephone Systems.

Telephone Exchange Building at Crystal City

Telephone Exchange Building at Crystal City (May 2013)
Source: Ken Jacobs

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.14544, W98.95089
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

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


“Contract awarded for 'phone exchanges,” Winnipeg Tribune, 4 August 1928, page 4.

We thank Ken Jacobs for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 27 March 2022

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