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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Isabella Museum (Isabella, Municipality of Prairie View)

This museum is situated in the now largely vacant village of Isabella, in the Municipality of Prairie View. It comprises several buildings from the early 20th century, including the Owds House, Iverach House, Heise House, and barn. The Heise House was donated to the museum by Art and Marg Heise, and moved to the site on 14 November 1989. The land was donated by Roberta Young and D’Arcy Harmacy. A bell near the buildings was dedicated in 2005 in memory of Archie and Mae Stewart, and for the Isabella School.

Isabella Museum

Iverach House (left) and Heise House (right) at the Isabella Museum (October 2011)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Isabella Museum

Stewart commemorative bell at the Isabella Museum (October 2011)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Isabella Museum

Grain elevators at Isabella (October 2011)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Location (lat/long): N50.26653, W100.87275
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Isabella School No. 1333 (Isabella, Municipality of Prairie View)

Sources:

We thank Bernice Still for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 17 June 2017

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