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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Dominion Post Office Building (449 Main Street, Grandview, Municipality of Grandview)

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This two-storey brick and stone post office building on Main Street in Grandview was built in 1950 by Peter Leitch Construction Limited of Winnipeg.

Postmasters

Period

Postmasters

1901-1902

Benjamin Nevill

1902-1912

Maside L. Nevill

1912-1929

John S. Kinnee

1929-1949

William Charles McDonell (1884-1949)

1949

Miss Wilma Norine Leitch

1949-1951

John Alexander Blain Shortreed

1951

Miss Wilma Norine Leitch

1952-1967

Henry Podealuk

1967

O. A. Jackson

1967

Everett Brown Taylor

1967-1982

Edwin Sigurd Olsen

1982-1983

Debra L. Ainsworth

Photos & Coordinates

Dominion Post Office building at Grandview

Dominion Post Office building at Grandview (February 2020)
Source: George Penner

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N51.17437, W100.69844
denoted by symbol on the map above

Sources:

Death registration [William Charles McDonell], Manitoba Vital Statistics.

“Post office construction starts,” Grandview Exponent, 1 June 1950, page 1.

Post Offices and Postmasters, Library and Archives Canada.

This page was prepared by George Penner and Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 18 October 2020

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