Gail Perry

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Gail Perry
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Gail Perry (BA, LLB) was born, raised, and resident in Winnipeg where she was a lawyer with the judicial, executive, and legislative branches of the provincial government. For over 20 years, she has led downtown terra cotta tours for the Winnipeg Architecture Foundation and wrote its Winnipeg Architecture: A Terra Cotta Tour (1996 republished in 2012 at In 2020, she received the Lieutenant Governor's Award for Historical Preservation and Promotion in recognition of her community service.

Her articles for the Manitoba Historical Society:

Titans of Clay: Winnipeg’s Terra Cotta Buildings
Manitoba History, Number 87, Summer 2018

John D. Atchison Was Here
Prairie History, Number 1, Winter 2020

Review: David Spector, Assiniboine Park, Designing and Developing a People’s Playground, Great Plains Publications, 2019
Prairie History, Number 2, Summer 2020

Page revised: 8 September 2020