This building on Market Avenue in Winnipeg was designed by local architectural firm of Hooper and Walker, and constructed in 1905 for the US-based Marshall-Wells hardware company. Extended in 1906, four additional floors were added in 1912 by the construction firm of Carter-Halls-Aldinger. It became a municipally-designated heritage building in May 1987.
Historic Sites of Manitoba: Municipally Designated Historic Sites
Historic Sites of Manitoba: Marshall Wells Warehouse (123 Bannatyne Avenue, Winnipeg)
Marshall-Wells Hardware Warehouse, 136 Market Avenue, Winnipeg Historical Buildings Committee, 8 January 1987.
This page was prepared by George Penner and Gordon Goldsborough.
Page revised: 11 January 2020
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