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This two-storey residence in the Crescentwood area of Winnipeg was built in 1905 for John Leslie. In early 2020, the building was advertised as being available for sale and demolition.
Photos & Coordinates
Memorable Manitobans: John Leslie (1852-1915)
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)
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.
John Leslie House “The Elms,” 697 Wellington Crescent by Murray Peterson, Peterson Projects, December 209.
This page was prepared by Maria Zbigniewicz, Gordon Goldsborough, George Penner, and Rose Kuzina.
Page revised: 12 April 2020
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