Moose Jaw in Moose Jaw No. 161, Saskatchewan — The Prairie Region
City Hall 1912-14
The Dominion of Canada's Chief Architect adapted his standard Public Building design (similar buildings remain in Vancouver, Lethbridge and Regina) to create a pleasingly-proportioned monumental Post Office. In 1963, it was converted to City Hall.
Erected by City of Moose Jaw Municipal Heritage Advisory Committee.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture • Communications • Government & Politics. A significant historical year for this entry is 1914.
Location. 50° 23.548′ N, 105° 32.094′ W. Marker is in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, in Moose Jaw No. 161. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street North (Saskatchewan Route 2) and Fairford Street West, on the right when traveling south on Main Street North. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 228 Main St N, Moose Jaw SK S6H S6H, Canada. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking distance of this markerCentral Fire Station (about 210 meters away, measured in a direct line); Fire Hall 1909-10 (about 240 meters away); Private George Lawrence Price (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Public Library 1912-13 (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Main Street from CPR Station, c. 1908 (approx. 0.3 kilometers away).
Also see . . .
1. Moose Jaw City Hall. Canadian Register of Historic Places listing for the building, which was designated in 1982. (HistoricPlaces.ca) (Submitted on April 30, 2022, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.)
2. City Hall. Description, heritage value and character-defining elements of the historic building. (City of Moose Jaw) (Submitted on April 30, 2022, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.)
Credits. This page was last revised on April 30, 2022. It was originally submitted on April 30, 2022, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 61 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 30, 2022, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.