Digital Archives | Nov 10, 1985 | 8:00

The Ghermezians build the West Edmonton Mall

Despite controversy, the Ghermezian family stand behind Canada's biggest mall.

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Digital Archives The Ghermezians build the West Edmonton Mall Nov 10, 1985 | 8:00Despite controversy, the Ghermezian family stand behind Canada's biggest mall.
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