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The Emerson School District was established formally in July 1875 in Emerson. In 1959, it was consolidated with Aux Marais School No. 55, Dufferin School No. 82, Manchester School No. 251, Middleville School No. 295, and Post Road School No. 1280 to form Emerson Consolidated School No. 2365. In 1967, it joined the Boundary School Division.
Among the other teachers of Emerson School were D. H. McCalman (c1882), J. L. Morrow, Gertrude B. Perrin, and John W. Carroll.
Photos & Maps
Emerson School building erected in 1906 (circa 1906)
Source: Education Department Report, 1906, Manitoba Legislative Library.
Emerson School (no date) by A. A. Herriot
Source: Archives of Manitoba, School Inspectors Photographs,
GR8461, A0233, C131-1, page 11.
Emerson School grounds (circa 1945)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough
Site Location (lat/long): N49.00447, W97.21085
denoted by symbol on the map above
Historic Sites of Manitoba: Emerson Elementary School (323 Emerson Avenue, Winnipeg)
Annual Reports of the Manitoba Department of Education, Manitoba Legislative Library.
“Emerson, Man,” Western Canada Fire Underwriters’ Association map, March 1912, Archives of Manitoba.
One Hundred Years in the History of the Rural Schools of Manitoba: Their Formation, Reorganization and Dissolution (1871-1971) by Mary B. Perfect, MEd thesis, University of Manitoba, April 1978.
We thank Nathan Kramer for providing additional information used here.
This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.
Page revised: 24 September 2018
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