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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Dominion Post Office Building (Richhill Avenue, Elkhorn, RM of Wallace-Woodworth)

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The two-storey post office at Elkhorn, in the Rural Municipality of Wallace-Woodworth, was constructed in 1935.

Postmasters

Period

Postmasters

1883-1897

J. McLeod

1897-1908

William M. Cushing

1908-1912

Walter Davey (1870-1955)

1913-1923

A. McNab Fraser (?-1923)

1923-1925

John Taylor Fraser

1925-1950

John Matheson McCorkindale (1878-1961)

1950

William John McCorkindale (1931-1958)

1951-1980

John Francis Armstrong (?-1980)

1980-1985

Doris M. Berry

Photos & Coordinates

Dominion Post Office at Elkhorn

Dominion Post Office at Elkhorn (July 2010)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Dominion Post Office at Elkhorn

Dominion Post Office at Elkhorn (August 2018)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Location (lat/long): N49.97543, W101.23994
denoted by symbol on the map above

Sources:

Steel and Grass Roots: 1882-1982 by Elkhorn and District Historical Society, 1982, page 43.

Post Offices and Postmasters, Library and Archives Canada.

Obituaries and burial transcriptions, Manitoba Genealogical Society.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 24 October 2020

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