The exhibits in the Streets of Selkirk tour are designed to explore the history of Selkirk’s landmark streets. Identify who they are named after and important events/people/buildings on the street.

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Schultz Ave

John Christian Schultz had come to prominence by leading the “Canadian faction” opposing the Legislative Assembly of Assiniboia Led by Louis Riel. He invested in Selkirk and came to own the land that became Clandeboye, Manitoba and Superior Avenues. He built the first Merchants Hotel in 1887. John Christian Shultz, Date Unknown, Archives of Manitoba, Mrs.…