This small park in Winnipeg was named in 1971 for Harry Paul, former Mayor of St. Vital. It was renamed in September 2016 to commemorate local teacher and councillor Florence Pierce.
Memorable Manitobans: Henry Southwood “Harry” Paul (1890-1969)
Memorable Manitobans: Florence Lillian Pierce (1905-2007)
“Park renamed for St. Vital trailblazer,” Manitoba Free Press, 28 September 2016.
This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough and George Penner.
Page revised: 24 April 2022
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