John Bulman with HRH Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon at the opening of the new building, 1971. Winnipeg Art Gallery.

Businessman and community leader William John Antliff Bulman becomes Board President. He is the grandson of William John Bulman (1870–1938), who was President of the Industrial Bureau when the first Winnipeg Museum of Fine Arts opened in the Industrial Bureau Building in 1912. To hear John recall an amusing anecdote from when HRH Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon, and Lord Snowdon came to Winnipeg for the opening, click the link below.