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Bank of British North America

Name: Bank of British North America
Address: 436  Main Street     
Architect: Taylor, Andrew Thomas
Date: 1903
Note: The Royal Trust Company purchased the building in 1919
Newman, McLean and Associates purchased the building in 1966 (building name changed to Newmac Building)
Citation: Building File
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
Over, W. Percy. "Northwest Letter." Canadian Architect and Builder XVI (May 1903): 75. (Wade 234)
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
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.370
Spector, David. Monuments to Finance. s.l.: s.n.,1980-1982. [2 volumes].
Arch/FA FC 3396.7 S64 Note: Volume 2
Links: http://www.winnipeg.ca/PPD/historic/yearpast/Monuments2.pdf
( Monuments to Finance )
http://www.virtual.heritagewinnipeg.com/vignettes/vignettes_066.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: general view

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Exterior: general view (photo taken 1975)

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Exterior: general view (photo taken 1975)

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Exterior: upper floors

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Exterior: facade

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Detail: upper facade with carved lettering below the pediment (photo taken 1978)

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Detail: doorway

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Detail: window

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Detail: upper window flanked by Ionic columns (photo taken 1978)