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Manitoba Business: Carter-Halls-Aldinger

In 1907, William Henry Carter, Frank Ernest Halls, and Albert Henry Aldinger established the Winnipeg-based construction firm of Carter-Halls-Aldinger.

Some of the Manitoba buildings constructed by the firm:

Building

Location

Year

Status

Marshall Wells Building

136 Market Avenue, Winnipeg

1905-1906

 

Casa Loma Building

644 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg

1909

 

Oldfield, Kirby and Gardner Building

234 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg

1909

 

McArthur Building / Childs Building

211 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg

1909-1910

 

International Harvester Building

1735 Pacific Avenue, Brandon

1911

 

Confederation Life Association Building

457 Main Street, Winnipeg

1912

 

Finnie and Murray Building

321 McDermot, Winnipeg

1912

 

McCormicks Limited Building

425 Henry Avenue, Winnipeg

1912

 

Delaval Warehouse / Ingaldson Building

128 James Avenue, Winnipeg

1912

 

Marshall Wells Warehouse [expansion]

136 Market Avenue, Winnipeg

1912

 

Winnipeg Electric Railway Building

213 Notre Dame Avenue, Winnipeg

1912-1913

 

Manitoba Free Press Building

300 Carlton Street, Winnipeg

1913

 

Olympia Hotel / Marlborough Hotel

331 Smith Street, Winnipeg

1913

 

St. Charles Hotel

235 Notre Dame Avenue, Winnipeg

1913

 

Minto Armouries

969 St. Matthews Avenue, Winnipeg

1914

 

Paris Building

259 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg

1915

 

Paris Building (addition)

259 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg

1917

 

Union Bank Building

409 Selkirk Avenue, Winnipeg

1917

 

Marshall Wells Warehouse

490 Des Meurons Street, St. Boniface

1919

 

Ramsay-Wright Building

Main Street North, Dauphin

1920-1921

 

Nurses’ Residence at King George Hospital

Morley Avenue, Winnipeg

1920-1921

Demolished (?)

New Hargrave Building

361 Hargrave Street, Winnipeg

1922

 

Canadian Pacific Railway Post Office Building

765 Main Street, Winnipeg

1924

 

Hudson’s Bay Company Building

450 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg

1925-1926

 

Pine Falls Paper Mill

Powerview-Pine Falls

1926-1927

 

Northern Electric Building

65 Rorie Street, Winnipeg

1928

 

Collard House

1188 Wellington Crescent, Winnipeg

1929

 

Federal Building

269 Main Street, Winnipeg

1935-1936

 

Manitoba Sugar Company Plant

555 Hervo Street, Winnipeg

1939-1940

 

Service Flying Training School No. 33

RM of North Cypress

1940

 

See also:

Memorable Manitobans: William Henry Carter (1874-1962)

Memorable Manitobans: Frank Ernest Halls (1872-1950)

Memorable Manitobans: Albert Henry Aldinger (1877-1942)

Sources:

“Designs building to house city's nurses,” Winnipeg Tribune, 26 February 1921, page 3.

We thank Nathan Kramer, George Penner, and Jordan Makichuk for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 18 June 2022

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