R.A Johnson Colpleted several other works in Halifax, Including the Emmanuel Anglican Church on Windmill Road, Dartmouth after the Halifax Explosion; and the WM Brown Building on Barrington Street.
B The A.M. Bell Building, located on 133 Granville street is significant as it was the first all concrete building to be constructed in Halifax. built in 1903 it was the third location of AM Bells wholesale business. Though built with the latest materials and methods at the time, the building still retains an older style of building.B
Compare the image above to the one at the bottom from Canadian Architect and Builder. The Upper floors have been relatively well preserved, however the storefront has been lost, as have the dormers in the attic.
Canadian Architect and Builder, September 1904 Issue Included the Following note: