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Paris Building

Name: Paris Building
Address: 259  Portage Avenue     
Architect: Woodman, John
Carey, Raymond
Date: 1915
Citation: Graham, John W. Guide to the architecture of Greater Winnipeg. Winnipeg: University of Manitoba Press, 1960.
Arch/FA Reserve NA 747 W5 G7
Arch/FA Quick Reference
Saunders, Ivan J. et al. Early building in Winnipeg. Vol. 1-7 [in 3 physical volumes] Ottawa: Parks Canada, 1974.
Arch/FA Ref FC 3396.7 S38 1974 Note: p.681
Thompson, W.P. Architecture of Manitoba: an exhibit prepared by Professor William P. Thompson for the Manitoba Association of Architects and the Manitoba Centennial Corporation. Winnipeg: s.n., 1970.
Arch/FA NA 746 M3 T46
Thompson, W.P. Winnipeg Architecture. Winnipeg: Queenston House, 1982.
Arch/FA Quick Reference NA 747 W5 T5 1982
Arch/FA Main Stacks
Thompson, W.P. Winnipeg architecture: 100 years. Winnipeg: Queenston House, 1975. Arch/FA Ref NA 747 W5 T45 Arch/FA Main Stacks
Year past: report of the City of Winnipeg Historical Buildings Committee. Winnipeg: Historical Building Committee, 1979-
Arch/FA FC 3396.7 W56 Note: 1981
Links: http://www.winnipeg.ca/PPD/historic/historic_backgrnd_YP.stm
( 1981 )
http://www.virtual.heritagewinnipeg.com/vignettes/vignettes_151W.htm
http://www.winnipegarchitecture.ca/places/
http://winnipeg.ca/ppd/historic/historic_list.stm
( City of Winnipeg Heritage Conservation List )
http://www.mhs.mb.ca/docs/sites/
( Historic Sites of Manitoba )
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Exterior: aerial view

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Exterior: aerial side view looking west (photo taken 1962)

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Exterior: general view

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Exterior: terra cotta facade

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Exterior: terra cotta facade

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Detail: lower terra cotta facade

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Detail: windows & terra cotta facade

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Detail: terra cotta relief sculpture on facade (photo taken 1997)