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Confederation Life Building

Name: Confederation Life Building
Address: 457  Main Street     
Architect: Gray, J. Wilson
Date: 1912
Citation: Exchange District: an illustrated guide to Winnipeg's historic commercial district. Winnipeg: Heritage Winnipeg Corp., 1989.
Arch/FA Ref FC 3396.18 W293 1989
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
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.402
Year past: report of the City of Winnipeg Historical Buildings Committee. Winnipeg: Historical Building Committee, 1979-
Arch/FA FC 3396.7 W56 Note: 1980
Links: http://www.winnipeg.ca/PPD/historic/historic_backgrnd_YP.stm
( 1980 )
http://www.virtual.heritagewinnipeg.com/vignettes/vignettes_069.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 )
Formats:
1000x1500 (160k)
280x420 (25k)
140x210 (8k)
80x120 (3.5k)

Exterior: general view looking South on Main Street

Formats:
1000x1500 (160k)
280x420 (25k)
140x210 (8k)
80x120 (3.5k)

Exterior: general view

Formats:
1000x1500 (160k)
280x420 (25k)
140x210 (8k)
80x120 (3.5k)

Exterior: general view

Formats:
1000x1500 (160k)
280x420 (25k)
140x210 (8k)
80x120 (3.5k)

Exterior: general view looking North on Main Street

Formats:
1000x1500 (160k)
280x420 (25k)
140x210 (8k)
80x120 (3.5k)

Exterior: general view (building undergoing cleaning)

Formats:
1000x1500 (160k)
280x420 (25k)
140x210 (8k)
80x120 (3.5k)

Detail: upper facade and cornice

Formats:
1500x1000 (160k)
420x280 (25k)
210x140 (8k)
120x80 (3.5k)

Detail: upper facade and cornice

Formats:
1000x1500 (160k)
280x420 (25k)
140x210 (8k)
80x120 (3.5k)

Detail: looking up at upper facade and cornice

Formats:
1000x1500 (160k)
280x420 (25k)
140x210 (8k)
80x120 (3.5k)

Detail: close view of building date on facade