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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Houston House (38 Fifth Avenue NW, Dauphin)

This two-storey wood frame house on Fifth Avenue North West in Dauphin was designed by local architect Herbert John Payton and constructed in 1919 for lumber company supervisor William John Houston (1877-1956), who resided here for 35 years.

Houston House

Houston House (February 2020)
Source: George Penner

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N51.15371, W100.04785
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Memorable Manitobans: Herbert John Payton (1879-1934)


Obituary [W. J. Houston], Dauphin Herald, 1 March 1956, page 3.

Dauphin: A Historical Walking Tour, City of Dauphin.

This page was prepared by George Penner and Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 6 December 2020

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