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image no.: 57332
contact sheet: A1753
collection: Gurling Collection
description: Tony'S Cafe, Owned And Operated By A. Casagrande, Located On The Corner Of Regent Avenue And Oxford Street, Was A Popular Renezvous In Transcona. Mr. Casagrande, One Of Transcona'S Pioneers, Arrived Here In 1913 And Was Employed By Cnr For 5 Years At The Transcona Shops. In 1919 He Opened His Cafe At The Present Location. The Business Flourished And He Enlarged And Modernized It In 1926. Further Exterior Improvements Were Made In1936 By The Application Of Insul-Bric Siding, Maufactured By Building Products Limited And Supplied By North American Lumber And Supply Co
subject(s): ArchesBusinessesFlagsRestaurantsWinnipeg Streets
date: 1939, May