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ARCHITECTS (see also BIOGRAPHIES)
General
Affleck, Ray
Amos, Louis
Anderson, Bruce
Azrieli, David
Baker, Joseph
Bostrom, Robert E.
Cormier, Ernest
Durnford, A.T. Galt
Ellwood, Michael
Findlay, Robert

Biographical information
Buildings – General
Westmount Public Library

Footner, William
Gersovitz, Julia
Hill, George Roy (see also MONUMENTS – Westmount Cenotaph)
Hogle, Morley W.
Hopkins, J. W.
Hutchison, Alexander Cowper (see BIOGRAPHIES – Hutchison family)
Lambert, Phyllis
MacDuff, Joseph Honoré
Marchand, J. Omer
Maxwell, Edward & W. S.
Nobbs, Percy Erskine
Rose, Peter
Wolff, Andrea
Wright, William & J. S.

ARCHITECTURAL HERITAGE CAMPAIGN (see also WALKING TOURS – OPAM)
ARCHITECTURE
General
Traditional building materials
BIOGRAPHIES (see also ARCHITECTS, CITY OF WESTMOUNT – employees; MAYORS; OBITUARIES)
General A-G, H-M, N-Z
Aislin (Terry Mosher)
Aitken, Gary
Aitken, Sally
Almond, Paul
Azrieli, Sharon
Bates, Catherine
Beaver Hall Group
Berliner, Herbert S.
Beveridge, Massey W. (on Cenotaph list)
Birks family
Bouchard, Eugénie
Bowman, Charles
Bowser, George
Boyer, Alphonse & Louis
Bronfman famiy (see also HOUSES – 15 Belevedere Rd.)
Bulmer family
Caron, Blossom
Carrier, Roch
Clark, Joan Ross (see BIOGRAPHIES – Bulmer family)
Clarke, John & Simon
Cohen, Leonard
Collard, Edgar Andrew
Collip, James Bertram
Collyer, Nora
Davis, Dorothy (see ORGANIZATIONS – Children’s Theatre)
Dawson
Decarie family
Desjardins, Claire
Drummond, Michael
Dudek, Louis
Duncan, James
Durnford family (see also ARCHITECTS – A.T.G. Durnford)
Earle, Eleanor (see Wardleworth family)
Fish, Michael
Garneau, Marc
Gauthier, Frances
Geoffrion, Louis-Félix Aimé
Gnaedinger family
Gold, Muriel
Goldbloom, Victor
Goodfriend, Mika
Gubbay, Aline
Hallowell, William
Hamilton, R.H. (on Cenotaph list)
Hammonds, David
Harvie, Robert
Hays, Moses Judah
Hobbs, Anthony
Hodgson
Hogg family
Holgate, Edwin
Hollinger, Heidi
Hooff, Sally
Hornyak, Jennifer
Hurtubise family (see also HOUSES – Côte St. Antoine – 561)
Hutchison famly
Irving, Colin
Jackson, A. Y.
Jackson, Walter H.
Johnson, J. Seward
Johnson, Ross Eveleigh (on Cenotaph list)
Kahane, Anne
Kelsey, Charles William
Lam, Lily
Larsen, Wayne
Lawley, Douglas
Leith, Linda
Lessard, Pierre
Lighthall, Alice
Lighthall, William (see also MAYORS)
Lighthall/Henderson family
Lindsay, Doreen
Lord, Richard
Low, Colin Archibald
Macaulay family
Maillet, Andrée
Malloch, Katie
May, Mabel
Mayerovitch, Harry
McGarrigle family
McKenna, Kenneth
McKenty, Neil
Meigs, Mary
Merrett, Brian
Molson family
Morrow, “Bill”
Mosher, Terry (see Aislin)
Murray, William (see also HOUSES – West Mount – demolished)
Newton, Lilias Torrance
Nicholson, David & Diana
Nincheri, Guido M.
Notman, William
Ogilvie, John
Packard, Frank
Paltiel, Sarah
Pelletier, Gérard
Pepall, Rosalind
Pilot, Robert Wakeham
Poggi, Vincent
Prager, Eva
Price, David
Quinlan, John (see also BUILDINGS – Apts. & Condos – St. Catherine St. W. – “Quinlan”)
Rafman, Jon
Raynes family (see also HOUSES – Demolished – “Forden”)
Reekie, Robert James
Reid, Eileen
Renaud, Anne
Richler, Mordecai
Roberts, Bruce
Roberts, Goodridge
Robertson, George
Ross family
Ross, Graeme
Rothman, Claire Holden
Roy, Gabrielle
Saly, Hélène
Sancton, John & family
Saxe, Mary S. (see CITY OF WESTMOUNT – Librarians)
Scott, F.R. (Frank)
Scott, Marian Dale
Segal, Ilse
Shaddick, Maggie
Shearer, Norma
Shemie, Bonnie
Sherriff-Scott, Adam
Smith, Ian
Smith, Jori
Soskin, Gabrielle
Stachiewicz, Wanda
Steinhouse, Tobie
Stern, Harry
Surrey, Philip
Szilasi, Gabor & family (see also BIOGRAPHIES – Lindsay, Doreen)
Taddeo, Donat
Taylor, Charles
Travis, Debbie
Velan family
Ward family (see also MAYORS – J.K. Ward)
Wardleworth family (see also HOUSES – Côte St. Antoine – “Metcalfe Terrace”)
Wedge, Don
Weintraub, William
Whitley, Barbara
Wright, James
Young, John
BRIDGES
Glen Arch (see GLEN/GLEN ARCH)
Western Ave. Bridge (demolished)
BUILDINGS (see also CHURCHES, HOSPITALS, HOUSES, LIBRARIES, SCHOOLS, STREETS, SYNAGOGUES, THEATRES)
General

 Apartments & Condos:

 General
Claremont – 418 “Richelieu”
De Maisonneuve W. – 4216, 4300
Greene – 1250
Hillside
Metcalfe – 175 (“Le Metcalfe”)
Mount Stephen
Redfern – 215 (former Reader’s Digest)
Selby St.
Sherbrooke St. W. – 4943
St. Antoine St. W.
St. Catherine St. W. – 4410-12-14 “Quinlan” (demolished)
St. Catherine St. W. – “Roosevelt” (demolished)
St. Catherine St. W. – 4700 (see also BUSINESSES – POM Bakery)
“Westmount Square”
“1 Wood Avenue”

 Armouries (See also MILITARY; WAR)
 Avenue Theatre (demolished)
Banks
Claremont – 500 (former Hebrew Orphans’ Home & Congrégation de la Fraternité Sacerdotale building)
De Maisonneuve W.
Greene – 1363-1376
Montreal Arena/Westmount Arena (burned 1918)
Mother House – (see RELIGIOUS ORDERS – Congrégation de Notre-Dame; see also SCHOOLS – Dawson College)
Protestant Deaf Mute Building
St. Catherine St. W. – 4014-4022, 4094-4104, 4192, 4201-4215
Seniors’ Residences

Manoir Westmont
Place Kensington
St. Margaret’s Home

 Victoria – 357-361

 Westmount Municipal Buildings:

General
Victoria Hall
Westmount Arena (demolished 2012)
Westmount City Hall
Westmount Fire Stations
Westmount Flower Conservatory (Greenhouse)
Westmount Gallery at Victoria Hall
Westmount Lawn Bowling Clubhouse
Westmount Police Stations
Westmount Post Office (“Old Post Office”, corner of Greene)
Westmount Post Office (closed 2013, Sherbrooke St. W.)
Westmount Power Company (today’s Hydro Westmount)
Westmount Public Library
Westmount Recreation Centre (WRC) (2013)
Westmount Train Station (closed early 1980s)

York – 35

BUSINESSES (See also BUILDINGS, STREETS) (*closed)
General
General – Greene Avenue
General – Sherbrooke St. W.
General – Ste. Catherine St. W.
General – Victoria Ave.
Appetite for Books
Biltcliffe Department Store*
Campbell Gallery
Chatfield’s Grocery Store*
Les 5 (Cinq) Saisons
Coffee Gourmet*
Dionne & Dionne* (see also fonds Dionne & Dionne)
Double Hook Books*
Eatz Encore
Farfelu Gallery
Folklore*
Le Fournil Bakery
Galerie de Bellefeuille
Henrietta Antony Antiques*
Hogg Hardware
(H.F.) Jackson Pharmacy*
Metro Supermarket
Nicholas Hoare Books*
Ohman’s Jewellers*
Park/Lavanderia restaurants
Le Petit Club (4 Somerville)
POM Bakery*
Serge & Réal Couture*
Smithers Shoes*
Tony’s Shoes
La Transition restaurant*
WANT Apothecary
John Watson (Plumbing)
West End Gallery
Westmount Florist
Westmount Stationery
Woven Gardens*
CANNON (see PARKS – Westmount Park – Cannon)
 
CHURCHES
General
 Ascension (Roman Catholic)
Bethel Gospel
Calvary Church
Church of Christ, Scientist*
Church of the Advent
Dominion Douglas (see Mountainside United; St. Andrew’s-Dominion Douglas)
Melville Church
Mountainside United
St. Andrew’s (see also Mountainside United)
St. Andrew’s-Dominion Douglas (see also Mountainside United)
St. Léon de Westmount
St. Matthias
St. Stephen’s (see also Stanley Presbyterian)
Seventh Day Adventist
Stanley Presbyterian
Westmount Baptist
Westmount Methodist
Westmount Park United
CITY OF WESTMOUNT (official) (see also ORGANIZATIONS, MAYORS)
Buildings (see BUILDINGS – Westmount Municipal Buildings)
General
City Council
City crests, coat of arms
 City Services:

Fire
Other

 Communities in Bloom recognitions
Department of Public Works
Director General
Employees – Library
Employees – various (see also MAYORS)
Westmount Healthy City Project
Historical designation 2012 (by Parks Canada)
Hydro Westmount
Incorporation
Legal cases
Local Heritage Council (LHC)
Meetings with citizens (general)
Parking
Planning Advisory Committee (PAC)
Sound Barrier Project
Traffic
Urban planning (See URBAN DEVELOPMENT, PLANNING)

CLUBS (see also ORGANIZATIONS, SPORTS)
General
 Côte St. Antoine Tennis Club
Curling club
Diggers and Weeders
Montreal Amateur Athletic Association (MAAA)
Montreal Camera Club
Montreal Ski Club
St. George’s Snowshoe Club
Westmount Golf Club
Westmount Lawn Bowling Club (see also BUILDINGS)
Westmount rugby football
COMMUNICATIONS
Bell Telephone
DOGS
 
EVENTS
Arts Westmount (2008- )
Earth Day
Flower Shows
Holiday celebrations
McEntyre Creative Writing Competition
Remembrance Day (see also WAR – War Service Rolls)
St. Patrick’s Day parade
Various
Walking tours (see WALKING TOURS)
Westmount Artisans Festival
Westmount Centennial 1974
Westmount Family Day
Westmount Library Book Sale
Westmount Street Festival
Westmount Vin d’honneur
Westmount Winter Carnival
EXHIBITIONS & DISPLAYS (see also WHA – Exhibitions & Displays)
FEDERAL RIDING OF NDG-WESTMOUNT
 
FLORAL CLOCK (see PARKS – Westmount Park – Floral Clock)
 
GARDENS & PLANTS (see also PARKS)
General
Campbell Gardens
GLEN/GLEN ARCH (see also STREETS – ST. Catherine St. W.; BUILDINGS – Westmount Municipal Buildings – Westmount Power Company)
 
GREENHOUSE (See BUILDINGS; Westmount Municipal Buildings – Flower Conservatory)
 
HERITAGE PRESERVATION

(see also ARCHITECTURAL HERITAGE CAMPAIGN,CITY OF WESTMOUNT – Urban Planning; STREETS – Selby St.; URBAN DEVELOPMENT/PLANNING)

 
HISTORY OF WESTMOUNT
General
Aboriginal bones
Civil Defense
Earthquakes
Farming
Floods, rains
FLQ Bombings
Humour
Merger/Demerger ca. 2001
Mysteries, Ghosts
 Old Westmount History Project 1967
Personal anecdotes, memories
Royal Visit 1939
Timeline 1662-1986
 Titanic (See TITANIC SINKING)
Year in Review (2005, 2006)
HOSPITALS
Queen Elizabeth
Reddy Memorial
HOUSES (see also ARCHITECTURAL HERITAGE CAMPAIGN; BUILDINGS – Apartments& Condos; STREETS)
General

 Carriage/Coach houses

 Demolished

“Clarevue” – above The Boulevard
Côte St. Antoine Rd. – 473
Devon – 28
“Forden”- Forden Cr. (see also BIOGRAPHIES – Raynes family)
Gaunt family home
“Green Hythe”
Hallowell House
Harvie House – 335 Metcalfe
Lansdowne – 383, 385
Leduc House – 459 Côte St. Antoine Rd.
Metcalfe Avenue – 177
Murray House – “West Mount”  (see also PARKS – King George Park)
“Old Clarke Mansion”
St. Germain House
Summit Circle – 22
Wood – 374,378,380,384,388

 Aberdeen – 12, 26, 49
 Anworth – 5
 Argyle – 421, 442, 490, 495, 505, 523, 597
 Arlington – 28, 71
 Belmont – 599, 611
 Belvedere Place
 Belvedere Rd. – 15 “Oaklands”
 Belvedere Rd. – 32, 38, 42
 Burton – 41
 Cedar – 3219, 3246, 3255, 3283, 4210
 Church Hill – 85 “Hazelbrae” 88
 Clandeboye – 51
 Claremont – 574
 Clarke – 430, 473, 512, 533, 609
 Columbia – 64
 Côte St. Antoine houses, general

 Côte St. Antoine houses, specific:

35 – 37, 39
105,147-149
168 – 178 “Metcalfe Terrace”
184-202
310, 333
334, 354, 356, 466
513 – 515 “Riverview”
561 – 563 “Hurtubise House” (see also OUTSIDE WESTMOUNT – CHQ)
576, 594, 605, 649
5138 (Pink House – not in Westmount)

 Crescent Heights – 99 (no longer a named street)
 De Maisonneuve Blvd. W. – 4281, 4725, 5138
 Dorchester – 4026-30, 4064, 4100, 4130-4140, 4158, 4172
 Dorchester – 4258-70, 4264, 4274
 Edgehill – 22, 205
 Elm – 457
 Forden Ave. – 8, 15, 53 (see also HOUSES – Demolished)
 Forden Crescent – 47, 50, 52, 54
 Greene – 1109-1120
 Grenville – 2
 Grosvenor – 360, 380, 392, 447, 483-487, 507, 581
 Hallowell – 61, 63, 73-75
 Holton – 41
 Lansdowne – 333-335, 370, 536
 Lansdowne – 419 (see also ARCHITECTS – Findlay, Robert)
 Lewis – 111
 Lexington – 736, 757, 765
 Lorraine – 8
 Melbourne – 12-14, 16-18, 26
 Melville
 Metcalfe – 259, 332, 338-340, 344, 364
 Montrose – 4302
 Mountain – 451
 Mountain – 490 “MacFarlane House”
 Mount Pleasant – 474, 484
 Mount Stephen – 419
 Murray – 1, 4
 Oakland – 45, 55
 Olivier – 339
 Prince Albert – 446
 Prospect St. – 65
 Redfern – 368
 Rosemount Ave. – 18, 25, 44, 60, 61
 Rosemount Crescent – 64
 Rosemount Crescent – 70 “Gate Lodge”
 Rosemont Place (see HOUSES – Rosemont Crescent)
 Roslyn –380, 414, 464, 513, 517, 739
 St. Antoine St. W. – 3173, 3555
 St. Catherine St. W.
 St. George’s Place – 16
 St. Sulpice – 60
 Severn – 16-18 “Rosemount” (See also BIOGRAPHIES – Young, John; SCHOOLS – Weston School)
 Sherbrooke St. W. – 4103, 4287, 4547
 Shorncliffe – 32
 Somerville – 82, 99
 Strathcona – 478
 Summit Circle – 22 (see HOUSES – Demolished), 68
 Sunnyside – 12, 14, 77, 105
 Surrey Gardens – 18, 40, 46
 The Boulevard – 3219 “Braemar”
 The Boulevard – 3657, 3664, 3705, 3733, 4732 (see also HOUSES – Demolished)
 Trafalgar – 3021
 Upper Bellevue – 122
 Upper Belmont – 725, 792
 Victoria – 320, 481
 Victoria – 555 “The Well House”
 Victoria – 565, 597
 Weredale Park
 Westmount Ave. – 4338, 4363
 Wood – 418, 486 (See also ARCHITECTS – Marchand, J. Omer)
 York – 66, 72

LANES
 
LIBRARIES
General
Atwater Library (formerly Mechanics’ Institute)
Westmount Public Library (see BUILDINGS – Westmount Municipal Buildings)

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