The Famous Five who legally gained the right for women to vote in Canada in 1929 ~ That is pretty recently! There are identical statues erected to their achievement in Ottawa, Ontario and Calgary, Alberta since they all lived in Alberta when involved in this historic and vital legal challenge. The statue shown here erected at the Manitoba Legislature in 2010. Created by local sculptor Helen Granger on behalf of the Nellie McClung Foundation.

The Famous Five who legally gained the right for women to vote in Canada in 1929 ~ That is pretty recently! There are identical statues erected to their achievement in Ottawa, Ontario and Calgary, Alberta since they all lived in Alberta when involved in t

✯ Esplanade Bridge over Red River at Dusk, Winnipeg, Manitoba

✯ Esplanade Bridge over Red River at Dusk, Winnipeg, Manitoba - photo taken by Mike Grandmaison

Winnipeg Manitoba. This is a statue commemorating 'Winnie-the-Pooh'...actually the original brown bear, from Winnipeg who inspired A.A.Milne to create the famous character. Should I also add the true story that I was born in Winnipeg and I married Christopher Robins? :-)

Winne-the-Bear Statue featuring First World War Lieutenant Harry Colebourn playing with his black bear cub. The bear cub was the inspiration for the Winnie the Pooh series of children's books by A.

Lake Winnipeg is the eleventh-largest freshwater lake in the world. Manitoba, Canada

Manitoba Proposes Rigorous Laws to Protect Wetlands - NewsWinnipeg.

The Human Rights Museum in Winnipeg

28 Fun, Weird and Interesting Facts About Winnipeg

This is the Red River Collage Princess Street Campus. The interior of all these buildings are brand new and connected to each other. It's a super awesome place to visit. exchange district winnipeg manitoba

Experiencing Winnipeg Manitoba for the First Time

This is the Red River Collage Princess Street Campus. The interior of all these buildings are brand new and connected to each other. It's a super awesome place to visit.

Prairie Crocus; The prairie crocus or 'pasque flower' (Anemone patens) was named as Manitoba's official provincial flower on March 16, 1906.

Pasque Flower, Prarie Crocus - Photo courtesy of the National Parks Service website

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Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada: Manitoba license plate - 'Friendly Manitoba' - photo by M.

Great Grey Owl.  Manitoba's provincial bird.

The great grey owl

Husband-wife team studies the lives of Manitoba's official bird and other owls

James Duncan tramps through the deep snow covering an abandoned farm field --.

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