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Terra cotta architecture

8 February 2019 at 12:00 pm

Millenium Library, 251 Donald Street

About the Event

Terra Cotta Architecture
Speaker: Gail Perry, writer and historian
noon-1 pm, February 8th

Did you know that many of Winnipeg's "stone" buildings are made of clay? Winnipeg’s terra cotta collection is large and essentially complete. It is an unparalleled sampling in North America of the variety, versatility and beauty of this material. Join us to learn more about the history of terra cotta and Winnipeg's history wonderful collection of terra cotta architecture.