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Historic Sites of Manitoba: William Forbes Alloway Statue (Assiniboine Park, Winnipeg)

Located in Assiniboine Park in the Leo Mol Sculpture Garden, this statue honours W. F. Alloway, who with a $100,000 cheque in 1921 endowed the Winnipeg Foundation, Canada’s first community foundation. The statue was unveiled in June 1996.

William Forbes Alloway Statue

William Forbes Alloway Statue (2010)
Source: City of Winnipeg

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.87463, W97.23645
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: W. F. Alloway Building (179 McDermot Avenue, Winnipeg)

Sources:

Information for this page was provided by The City of Winnipeg’s Planning, Property and Development Department, which acknowledges the contribution of the Government of Manitoba through its Heritage Grants Program.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 26 February 2021

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