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Manitoba History No. 88
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No. 88

Lieutenant Governor's History Award
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War Memorials in Manitoba
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This Old Elevator
This Old
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Abandoned Manitoba
Abandoned
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Memorable Manitobans
Memorable
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Historic Sites of Manitoba
Historic Sites
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Memorable Manitobans: Warren J. Steen (1940-2009)

Municipal official, MLA (1975-1977), MLA (1977-1981), MLA (1982-1986).

Brother of Robert Steen, he served on the Winnipeg City Council from 1970 to 1971 then, after the formation of Unicity in 1971, served on the unified council from 1971 to 1975. He served three terms in the Manitoba Legislature, being defeated in 1986 by Sharon Carstairs. He later worked as an underwriter with Equitable Life of Canada. In 1977, he received a Queen Elizabeth II Silver Jubilee Medal. Steen died in Winnipeg on 19 August 2009.

Sources:

“Former councillor dies,” Winnipeg Free Press, 29 August 2009.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 10 January 2019

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