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Union Bank Building

Name: Union Bank Building
Address: 504  Main Street     
Architect: Darling and Pearson
Date: 1904
Note: Further image(s) of exterior view located in the Slide Collection
Citation: "Union Bank, Winnipeg, Man." Canadian Architect and Builder XVII (September 1904): n.p. (Wade 247)
Building File
Butterfield, David. If walls could talk: Manitoba's best buildings explored and explained. Winnipeg: Great Plains Publications, 2000.
Arch/FA NA 746 M3 B88 2000
Exchange District: an illustrated guide to Winnipeg's historic commercial district. Winnipeg: Heritage Winnipeg Corp., 1989.
Arch/FA Ref FC 3396.18 W293 1989
Over, W. Percy. "Northwest Letter." Canadian Architect and Builder XVI (September 1903): 148-149. (Wade 236)
Park, Kip. Historic Winnipeg restoration area: an illustrated guide to Winnipeg's historic warehouse district. Winnipeg: Heritage Winnipeg, 1983.
Arch/FA Quick Reference NA 747 W5 P37
Arch/FA Main Stacks
Peterson, M. Winnipeg Landmarks. [2 volumes] Winnipeg: Watson and Dwyer, 1995, 1998.
Arch/FA Quick Reference NA 747 W5 P48 1995, NA 747 W5 P484 1998 Note: Volume 1
Spector, David. Monuments to Finance. s.l.: s.n.,1980-1982. [2 volumes].
Arch/FA FC 3396.7 S64 Note: Volume 2
Thompson, W.P. Winnipeg Architecture. Winnipeg: Queenston House, 1982.
Arch/FA Quick Reference NA 747 W5 T5 1982
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: 1992-93
Links: http://www.winnipeg.ca/PPD/historic/historic_backgrnd_YP.stm
( 1992-93 )
http://www.winnipeg.ca/PPD/historic/yearpast/Monuments2.pdf
( Monuments to Finance )
http://www.virtual.heritagewinnipeg.com/vignettes/vignettes_076.htm#
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: general view of north facade

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Exterior: general view of northeast facade

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Exterior: general view of east facade

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Exterior: general view of east facade

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Exterior: general view of northeast facade

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Exterior: general view of north facade

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Exterior: view of west facade

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Exterior: view of southeast facade, looking north along Main Street

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Exterior: view of southwest facade

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Detail: lower north facade along William Avenue

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Detail: bank name (The Royal Bank of Canada) over entrance

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Detail: main entrance, with name, Royal Tower, above door

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Detail: arched windows on east facade

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Detail: arched window above entrance on east facade

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Detail: cornice

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Detail: cornice at corner of roof

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Detail: terra cotta ornament on east facade