© 2016 North East Winnipeg Historical Society  —  Info@newpghs.com

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Our Mission

 

To preserve and record the histories of East Kildonan, North Kildonan and Elmwood for present and future generations.

What We Do

 

NEWHS Inc. (2010) works to educate the public on the histories of our areas

in the following ways:

  • historical walking tours

  • involvement at community-based events

  • laminated area maps used as teaching tools

  • free monthly meetings (except July and August)

  • $10.00 optional membership to support the society

  • at least two guest speaker events a year

  • the largest online archival compilation of Winnipeg areas

 Our Meetings

 

Every third Wednesday of the month

Bronx Park Community Centre

720 Henderson Highway
7:00 PM

Our Passion

 

Henderson House, built in the 1850s, was formerly located at 2112 Henderson Highway. The house was moved in 1979 to its present location at St. Norbert Provincial Heritage Park, and is now owned by the province of Manitoba.

Some of the buildings on the site are deteriorating. This is a shame, because these are fabulous examples of Red River construction, where the axe cuts cannot be duplicated.

The North East Winnipeg Historical Society Inc. (2010) considers Henderson House an endangered building, and we are trying to find a way to maintain its historic integrity.

Acknowledgements
 

NEWHS Inc. (2010) gratefully acknowledges the assistance of the
Province of Manitoba in making this website possible.