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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Manitoba Telephone System Building (166 Portage Avenue East, Winnipeg)

Built in 1931 on a design by local architect A. D. Melville, this building was occupied by the Manitoba Telephone Commission, later known as the Manitoba Telephone System, and still later as MTS Allstream. Its initials are carved into the facade of the building.

Manitoba Telephone System Building

Manitoba Telephone System Building (September 2011)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Location (lat/long): N49.89504, W97.13693
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

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

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Carberry Telephone Exchange Building (121 Main Street, Carberry)

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Garry Telephone Exchange Building (474 Hargrave Street, Winnipeg)

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Hartney Telephone Exchange Building (315 East Railway Street, Hartney)

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Manitoba Telephone System Building (166 Portage Avenue East, Winnipeg)

Historic Sites of Manitoba: River Heights Telephone Exchange Building (413 Niagara Street, Winnipeg)

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Sherbrook Telephone Exchange Building (297 Sherbrook Street, Winnipeg)

Historic Sites of Manitoba: St. James Telephone Exchange Building (340 Rutland Street, Winnipeg)

Historic Sites of Manitoba: St. John’s Telephone Exchange Building (405 Burrows Avenue, Winnipeg)

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Stonewall Telephone Exchange Building (336 Main Street, Stonewall)

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Telecommunications Repeater Station (Municipality of Oakland-Wawanesa)

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Telecommunications Repeater Station (RM of Victoria)

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Telecommunications Repeater Station (RM of Grey)

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Telecommunications Repeater Station (RM of Morris)

Sources:

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 7 October 2016

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