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Dalhousie Law School Renovations and Additions

Dalhousie Law School Renovations and Additions

Part of

People

  • Arthur Erickson Architects (architectural firm)
  • Fowler, Bauld and Mitchell Ltd. (associated architectural firm)
  • Dalhousie University (client)
  • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

Title

Dalhousie Law School Renovations and Additions

Dates of creation

1986-1987

Level of archival description

Project

Extent and Medium

  • ca. 365 drawings
  • 0.31 l.m. of textual records

Scope and Content

File documents renovations and enlargement of the law school, and a 50,000 square-foot library addition (built), Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia.

File contains design development drawings, working drawings, reference drawings, textual records (includes photographs and slides).

Reference Number

AP022.S2.SS2.1986.D6

Related units of description

  • A file containg correspondence concerning furniture is in ARCH256899, as part of the series Francisco Imported Furniture Ltd., AP022.S2.SS1.D9.

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    • Reference Number: ARCH255180
    • Title: Topographical maps of Halifax, Nova Scotia
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    3 drawing(s)

    Technique and media:

    Diazotypes

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 63.5 x 88.9 cm sheet (largest): 76.2 x 182.9 cm

    Credit line:

    Arthur Erickson fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: ARCH255182
    • Title: Correspondence - meeting minutes with consultants and client, construction estimates, structural analysis
    • Dates of creation: 1986
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Description:

    3 files - correspondence - meeting minutes with consultants and client, construction estimates, structural analysis

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 3 files

    Dimensions:

    records: 0.02 l.m.

    Credit line:

    Arthur Erickson fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: ARCH255183
    • Title: Fire marshall and calculations, area calculations, space requirements, summary of different schematic layouts.
    • Dates of creation: 1986
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 4 documentation files

    Technique and media:

    Diazotypes

    Dimensions:

    records: 0.02 l.m.

    Credit line:

    Arthur Erickson fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: ARCH255184
    • Title: Function analysis, space requirements, general observations, meeting notes, plans and elevations
    • Dates of creation: 1986
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Description:

    function alalysis, space requirements, general observations, meeting notes, plans and elevations, reference drawings of existing building, renovations to existing building and library site plans

    Quantity / Object type:

    4 textual record(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 4 files

    Technique and media:

    Reprographic copies, ink on translucent paper, photocopies

    Dimensions:

    records: 0.03 l.m.

    Credit line:

    Arthur Erickson fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: ARCH255185
    • Title: Dalhousie Law School magazine "Hearsay", and booklet about the institution
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Dimensions:

    records: 0.01 l.m.

    Credit line:

    Arthur Erickson fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: ARCH255288
    • Title: Sketch plans, annotated floor plans
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    13 design development drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development drawings

    Technique and media:

    Graphite, ink on tracing paper, blackline prints

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 22 x 36 cm sheet (largest): 46 x 69 cm

    Credit line:

    Arthur Erickson fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: ARCH255290
    • Title: Scheme 1 - area calculation plans
    • Dates of creation: 1986
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    15 design development drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development drawings

    Technique and media:

    Graphite and ink on translucent paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 48 x 61 cm sheet (largest): 61 x 85 cm

    Credit line:

    Arthur Erickson fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: ARCH255291
    • Title: Scheme 2 - area calculation plans
    • Dates of creation: 1986
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    19 design development drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development drawings

    Technique and media:

    Graphite and ink on translucent paper and tracing paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 40,5 x 46 cm sheet (largest): 46 x 155 cm

    Credit line:

    Arthur Erickson fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: ARCH256615
    • Title: Law Building Dalhousie University Law School
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Description:

    Law Building Dalhousie University Law School - working drawings (Webber, Harrington & Weld, Architects and Engineers, 1965), renovation plans, sections, elevations

    Quantity / Object type:

    71 reference drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • reference drawings

    Technique and media:

    Diazotypes with revisions in ink and coloured pencil

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 74 x 90 cm sheet (largest): 90 x 122 cm

    Credit line:

    Arthur Erickson fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: ARCH256642
    • Title: Set of architectural, structural, mechanical and electrical drawings
    • Dates of creation: 1987
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Description:

    set of architectural, structural, mechanical and electrical drawings for Law School Building renovations (Fowler, Bauld & Mitchell Ltd.)

    Quantity / Object type:

    89 working drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • working drawings

    Technique and media:

    Diazotypes

    Dimensions:

    sheets: 86 x 108 cm

    Credit line:

    Arthur Erickson fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: ARCH257072
    • Title: Floor plans, sections, elevations, wall sections
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    20 design development drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development drawings

    Technique and media:

    Diazotypes

    Dimensions:

    sheets: 91 x 122 cm

    Credit line:

    Arthur Erickson fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: ARCH258821
    • Title: Stair and handrail details, level 2 plan, skylight section
    • Dates of creation: 1986
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Description:

    stair and handrail details, level 2 plan, skylight section, east / west sections, partial roof plan and section, 3rd floor plan, partial plans, classroom layouts

    Quantity / Object type:

    12 design development drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development drawings

    Technique and media:

    Graphite, ink, coloured pencil on tracing paper, mylar

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 46 x 54 cm sheet (largest): 85 x 106 cm

    Credit line:

    Arthur Erickson fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: ARCH258825
    • Title: Grid plan, building sections, elevations
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    6 design development drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development drawings

    Technique and media:

    Graphite on translucent paper, mylar, blackline prints

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 91 x 108 cm sheet (largest): 93 x 123 cm

    Credit line:

    Arthur Erickson fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

    Folder Number:

    22-TOR-605 B

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    • Reference Number: ARCH258826
    • Title: Floor plans, roof plans, elevations, building sections, wall section, stair details
    • Dates of creation: 1986-1987
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    19 working drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • working drawings

    Technique and media:

    Graphite, coloured pencil on mylar, sepia prints

    Dimensions:

    sheets: 92 x 122 cm

    Credit line:

    Arthur Erickson fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

    Folder Number:

    22-TOR-605 C

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    • Reference Number: ARCH258882
    • Title: Floor plans, sections, elevations, typical bay elevation
    • Dates of creation: 1986
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    9 design development drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development drawings

    Technique and media:

    Graphite, ink, dry transfer on mylar, tracing paper, sepia print

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 39 x 82 cm sheet (largest): 59 x 84 cm

    Credit line:

    Arthur Erickson fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: ARCH258900
    • Title: Floor plans, sections, section between gridlines
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    17 design development drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development drawings

    Technique and media:

    Graphite on translucent paper, blackline prints

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 46 x 61 cm sheet (largest): 92 x 112 cm

    Credit line:

    Arthur Erickson fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

    Folder Number:

    22-TOR-604 B

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    • Reference Number: ARCH260013
    • Title: Correspondence with clients and consultants, conference reports
    • Dates of creation: 1986
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Description:

    correspondence with clients and consultants, conference reports, site information (survey plans and soil investigation), planning committee report, request for funds, program, floor plans (diazotypes), slides and site photographs

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Dimensions:

    records: 0.18 l.m.

    Credit line:

    Arthur Erickson fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: ARCH260393
    • Title: Site plans and preliminary floor plans of options A-D and existing building
    • Dates of creation: 1986
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 roll(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development drawings

    Technique and media:

    Ink on tracing paper

    Credit line:

    Arthur Erickson fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: ARCH260396
    • Title: Floor plans, including east elevation of Dalhousie Arts Centre by C.A. Fowler, Bauld & Mitchell Architects (1969)
    • Dates of creation: 1986
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 roll(s)

    Technique and media:

    Reduced blackline prints, sepia print

    Credit line:

    Arthur Erickson fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: ARCH255177
    • Title: A New Library Wing for Dalhousie Law School: Request for Funds to the Nova Scotia Law Foundation
    • Form: textual records

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Description:

    report includes losses from the fire and a letter asking local architects for proposals for renovations and additions. also contains loose letters including Building Process Plans and Revision to the Law Curriculum (1985-1986)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Dimensions:

    records: 0.02 l.m.

    Credit line:

    Arthur Erickson fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: ARCH255178
    • Title: Interior perspective
    • Dates of creation: 1986
    • Form: drawings

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 design development drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development drawings

    Technique and media:

    Diazotype

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 113 x 61 cm

    Credit line:

    Arthur Erickson fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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    • Reference Number: ARCH255179
    • Title: Dalhousie Law School: Its Physical Development to 2010
    • Dates of creation: 1986
    • Form: textual records

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Description:

    report of the planning committee concerning educational prospectus, spatial requirements.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Dimensions:

    records: 0.03 l.m.

    Credit line:

    Arthur Erickson fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

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