Manitoba Communities: Manitou (Unincorporated Town)
This municipality is alleged to be named for an Indigenous name meaning “supernatural spirit.”
Search the MHS collection of biographies for ones connected to Manitou:
Geographic Names of Manitoba, Manitoba Conservation, 2000.
In Rhythm With Our Roots: A History of Manitou & Area edited by Haraldine Webb and Diana Vodden, published by the Manitou Centennial Book Committee, 1997.
This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.
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