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Electric Railway Chambers

Name: Electric Railway Chambers
Address: 213  Notre Dame Avenue     
Architect: Pratt and Ross
Frost, Charles
Date: 1913
Citation: 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
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
Manitoba Heritage Site Designations and Heritage Buildings Grants. Winnipeg: Manitoba Culture, Heritage..., 1992-1996.
Arch/FA Ref FC 3362 M3544
Dafoe Gov Docs Can6 Man1 Co924 H47 Note: 1995-96
McNeill, Murray. "It's not just bold, but beautiful." Winnipeg Free Press (August 10, 2009): B3.
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. 984
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: 1987
Links: http://www.winnipeg.ca/PPD/historic/historic_backgrnd_YP.stm
( 1987 )
http://www.virtual.heritagewinnipeg.com/vignettes/vignettes_083.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

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Exterior: general view (image from lantern slide)

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Exterior: general view

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Exterior: general view

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Exterior: upper storeys

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Exterior: upper storeys

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Interior: main floor office

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Interior: upper corridor

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Interior: mezzanine corridor

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Interior: main floor office

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Interior: main floor stairs

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Interior: main floor stairs

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Interior: lobby

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Detail: stairs to mezzanine

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Detail: decorated lobby ceiling

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Detail: brass mailbox

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Detail: vestibule radiator cover

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Detail: entry lunette

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Detail: upper storeys

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Detail: window & cornice

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Detail: windows & cornice

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Detail: windows

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Detail: windows

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Detail: windows & cornice

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Detail: terra cotta lion head