Building Eaton store (source)
September 2, 1904 – Construction teams work on the foundation of Winnipeg's downtown Eaton's store. For more early Eaton's photos.
September 2, 1870 - Adams George Archibald, appointed Manitoba's first Lieutenant Governor by John A. Macdonald, arrives at Fort Garry. He later served in the same post for Nova Scotia. (Also see.)