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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Verhoeven House (137 West Gate, Winnipeg)

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This two-storey brick and stone residence in the Armstrong’s Point area of Winnipeg was designed by local architect George Browne and built between 1903 and 1904 for Louis Verhoeven.

Occupants

Period

Occupant

1904-1905

Louis Verhoeven (1866-?)

1905-1915

William Wallace Blair (1852-1916)

1915-1931

Alma Madeleine Bernhart McGreevy (1892-1982)

1931-1949

Holland Canada Mortgage Company

Photos & Coordinates

Verhoeven House

Verhoeven House (January 2018)
Source: George Penner

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.87557, W97.15633
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Memorable Manitobans: George Browne (1852-1919)

Memorable Manitobans: Louis Verhoeven (1866-?)

Memorable Manitobans: William Wallace Blair (1852-1916)

Memorable Manitobans: Joseph Bernhart (1853-1923)

Historical Tours in Manitoba: A Walking Tour of Armstrong’s Point by Patricia Thomson

Sources:

Obituary [Alma Madeleine McGreevy], Winnipeg Free Press, 23 January 1982, page 46.

Armstrong's Point: A History by Randy R. Rostecki, Winnipeg: Heritage Winnipeg Corporation, 2009.

This page was prepared by George Penner.

Page revised: 29 January 2020

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