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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Cross House (54 Yale Avenue, Winnipeg)

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Occupants | Photos & Maps | Sources

This two-storey brick building in the Crescentwood area of Winnipeg was built in 1908 for William H. Cross.

Occupants

Period

Occupant

1908-1915

William Henry Cross (1852-1928)

1920-1925

Joseph Clark

1930-1940

Leo F. McCarthy

1950

Frank Groff

1960-1980

A. Ross Little

1990

Victor P. Mincoff

Photos & Coordinates

Cross House

Cross House (May 2018)
Source: George Penner

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.87188, W97.16144
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Memorable Manitobans: William Henry Cross (1852-1928)

Historical Tour: Crescentwood, Winnipeg’s Best Residential District by Rosemary Malaher
Manitoba History, Number 24, Autumn 1992

Historical Tours in Manitoba: A Walking Tour of Crescentwood (Winnipeg)

Sources:

Crescentwood: A History by Randy R. Rostecki, The Crescentwood Home Owners Association, 1993.

Henderson’s Winnipeg and Brandon Directories, Peel’s Prairie Provinces, University of Alberta Libraries.

This page was prepared by George Penner and Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 28 October 2019

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