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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Norquay Building (401 York Avenue, Winnipeg)

This ten-storey office building on York Avenue in Winnipeg was designed by architect David F. Thordarson and constructed between 1958 and 1960 to provide office space for the Manitoba government. It was named for former Premier John Norquay.

Norquay Building

Norquay Building (September 2018)
Source: George Penner

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.88818, W97.14720
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Memorable Manitobans: David F. Thordarson (1926-2003)

Memorable Manitobans: John Norquay (1841-1889)

Sources:

This page for was prepared by George Penner and Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 14 August 2020

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