Steve Carthy provided me with these murals of his town. The Town of Humboldt also features a large Stamp
East Side of Discovery Ford Building, Main Street
Painted by German Jaramello Mackenzie in 1996, this mural depicts the old post office and CIBC circa 1930s. The model for the 1923 Model T is still used in parades.
East Side of the Senior Citizen's Centre, 7th Street
Painted by Ernest Bereti (McLean, SK) in 1997, this mural depicts a binder, a man stooking, a mother and little girl bringing lunch by horse and buggy, Co-op cream can, water tower, Elevator and St. Augustine Roman Catholic Church.
Influence of German Culture in
North Side of Shoppers Drug Mart, Main Street
Painted by Gerhard Lipp in 1996, this mural represents two generations of Humboldt residents: Two pioneer ladies - Francis Graf and Maria Reinelt wearing traditional costumes and Ed Brockmeyer, accordionist.
Carlton Trail/Telegraph Station/Alexander von Humboldt
North Side of Credit Union Building, Main Street
Painted by Gerhard Lipp in 1994. The left panel depicts the immigrants struggling on the Carlton Trail. The centre panel is of Alexander von Humboldt, a German naturalist, scientist, explorer and namesake of the Town. The right panel presents Humboldt Telegraph Station (1876).
Picture Source: Steve Carthy
Information Source: Humboldt's Murals, Official Mural Map of Humboldt, Saskatchewan.