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Songhees Townhouses and Senior tower

Songhees Townhouses and Senior tower

Part of

People

  • Arthur Erickson Architects, Vancouver (architectural firm)
  • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

Title

Songhees Townhouses and Senior tower

Dates of creation

1981-1983

Level of archival description

Project

Extent and Medium

  • ca. 650 drawings
  • 0.51 l.m. of textual records

Scope and Content

File documents the first two projects of the Songhees development, consisting of 76 townhouse units and a high-rise apartment tower for seniors (built), Victoria, British Columbia.

File contains design devlopment drawings, working drawings, textual records.

Reference Number

AP022.S2.SS2.1981.D11

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    • Reference Number: ARCH257026
    • Title: Correspondence, transmittals, reports, permits
    • Dates of creation: 1981-1983
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Description:

    27 files - correspondence with contrators, transmittals, conference reports, permits, owners responsabilities, site inspection, resumes suppliers and consultants, tender form, addendums, landscaping, client requests, senior tenders, senior invitations, senior notes, senior approvals, contract documents, Senior Project

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 27 files

    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: ARCH257140
    • Title: Townhouse and seniors project architectural and mechanical/electrical specifications
    • Dates of creation: 1982
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Dimensions:

    records: 0.1 l.m.

    Credit line:

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

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    • Reference Number: ARCH257267
    • Title: Correspondence, transmittals, memos, notes, design development drawings
    • Dates of creation: 1982
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 3 files

    Dimensions:

    records: 0.05 l.m.

    Credit line:

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

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    • Reference Number: ARCH257529
    • Title: Townhouse Project, Architectural VI, Seniors Project
    • Dates of creation: 1982
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Description:

    9 files - Townhouse Project Development Area, Townhouse Mechanical and Electrical Volume 2, Architectural VI, Seniors Project, Seniors Project Mechanical and Electrical Volume 2

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 9 files

    Dimensions:

    records: 0.17 l.m.

    Credit line:

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

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    • Reference Number: ARCH257653
    • Title: Development Theme Study
    • Dates of creation: 1981
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 1 file

    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: ARCH257988
    • Title: Site plans
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    4 design development drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development drawings

    Technique and media:

    Ink and dry transfer on mylar

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 84 x 97 cm sheet (largest): 84 x 119 cm

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    22-81018-01

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    • Reference Number: ARCH257989
    • Title: Site plan, floor plans, elevations, parking lot partial wall sections and details, glazing details
    • 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, lettraset on mylar, blackline print on mylar

    Dimensions:

    sheets: 62 x 86 cm

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    22-81018-02

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    • Reference Number: ARCH257991
    • Title: Site plan, basement plan, floor plans, roof and penthouse plans, elevations
    • Dates of creation: 1982
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    10 working drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • working drawings

    Technique and media:

    Graphite, coloured pencil and dry transfer on mylar

    Dimensions:

    sheets: 61.5 x 86 cm

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    22-81018-03

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    • Reference Number: ARCH257992
    • Title: Building section and elevation details, stair plans
    • Dates of creation: 1982
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Description:

    building section and elevation details, stair plans, elevation blow-up and partial wall sections, glazing details, interior details and schedules, planting plan

    Quantity / Object type:

    10 working drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • working drawings

    Technique and media:

    Graphite, coloured pencil on mylar, sepia prints with revisions in graphite

    Dimensions:

    sheets: 61.5 x 86 cm

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    22-81018-04

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    • Reference Number: ARCH257993
    • Title: Location plan, site plan, garden access conditions, elevations, footing plans, and sections
    • Dates of creation: 1982
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    12 design development drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development drawings

    Technique and media:

    Graphite, coloured pencil, dry transfer lettraset and ink on mylar, ink on translucent paper, sepia print

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 61.5 x 86.5 cm sheet (largest): 60.5 x 118 cm

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    22-81018-05

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    • Reference Number: ARCH257994
    • Title: Footing plans and sections, footing details, courtyard plans and sections
    • Dates of creation: 1982
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Description:

    footing plans and sections, footing details, courtyard plans and sections, unit type floor plans, elevations, sections, framing plans

    Quantity / Object type:

    13 design development drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development drawings

    Technique and media:

    Graphite coloured pencil, lettraset on mylar, sepia prints with revisions in graphite

    Dimensions:

    sheets: 60 x 85 cm

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    22-81018-06

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    • Reference Number: ARCH257995
    • Title: Exterior wall sections, stair details, kitchen layouts
    • Dates of creation: 1982
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Description:

    exterior wall sections, stair details, kitchen layouts, bathroom layouts, wall details and schedules, alternative deck scheme, alternative elevations, perspective, street elevations

    Quantity / Object type:

    12 design development drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development drawings

    Technique and media:

    Graphite, coloured pencil, lettraset, dry transfer on mylar, graphite and ink on tracing paper

    Dimensions:

    sheets: 61.5 x 86 cm

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    22-81018-07

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    • Reference Number: ARCH257996
    • Title: Site plan, floor plans, sections, elevations
    • Dates of creation: 1981
    • 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, lettraset, dry transfer on mylar

    Dimensions:

    sheets: 61.5 x 86 cm

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    22-81018-08

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    • Reference Number: ARCH260293
    • Title: Reduced working drawings - landscape, mechanical, electrical, survey, and shop drawings
    • Dates of creation: 1981-1982
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 roll(s)

    Technique and media:

    Blackline prints

    Credit line:

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

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    • Reference Number: ARCH260299
    • Title: Sets of architectural, structural, mechanical and electrical plans and details
    • Dates of creation: 1982
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Description:

    Sets of architectural, structural, mechanical and electrical plans and details for the Seniors Project and Townhouse Project.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 roll(s)

    Technique and media:

    Diazotypes

    Credit line:

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

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    • Reference Number: ARCH260300
    • Title: Working drawings - modified unit plans, sketch architectural drawings
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 roll(s)

    Technique and media:

    Sepia prints, graphite on tracing paper

    Credit line:

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

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    • Reference Number: ARCH260519
    • Title: Floor plans, elevations and sections, and a site plan
    • Dates of creation: 1982
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 roll(s)

    Technique and media:

    Reverse blackline prints, sepia prints

    Credit line:

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

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    • Reference Number: ARCH260520
    • Title: Short-term and long-term development site plans
    • Dates of creation: 1981
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 roll(s)

    Technique and media:

    Blackline prints on mylar, negatives

    Credit line:

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

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    • Reference Number: ARCH260881
    • Title: Architectural, mechanical, electrical, landscaping
    • Dates of creation: 1982
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 roll(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 4 bound sets of design development drawings

    Technique and media:

    Diazotypes

    Credit line:

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

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    • Reference Number: ARCH261175
    • Title: Landscape plans
    • Dates of creation: 1982
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 roll(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 3 plans

    Technique and media:

    Sepia prints

    Credit line:

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

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    • Reference Number: ARCH261176
    • Title: Issued for tender sets - mechanical, electrical, and plumbing plans
    • Dates of creation: 1982
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 roll(s)

    Technique and media:

    Sepia prints

    Credit line:

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

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    • Reference Number: ARCH261177
    • Title: Location plan, floor plans (A-1, A-7 to A-10)
    • Dates of creation: 1982
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 roll(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 5 reprographic copies

    Technique and media:

    Sepia prints with dry transfer

    Credit line:

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

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    • Reference Number: ARCH261178
    • Title: Bound set of preliminary electrical plans, elevations, and details
    • Dates of creation: ca. 1982
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 roll(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • Bound set of 10 plans

    Technique and media:

    Blackline prints

    Credit line:

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

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    • Reference Number: ARCH261186
    • Title: Seniors project - structural drawings addendums 1 and 2
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 roll(s)

    Technique and media:

    Sepia print, diazotypes

    Credit line:

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

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    • Reference Number: ARCH261187
    • Title: Issued for tender set - electrical plans for townhouses and seniors' project
    • Dates of creation: 1982
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 roll(s)

    Technique and media:

    Diazotypes

    Credit line:

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

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    • Reference Number: ARCH261188
    • Title: Seniors project - electrical plans
    • Dates of creation: 1982
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 roll(s)

    Technique and media:

    Diazotypes

    Credit line:

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

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    • Reference Number: ARCH261189
    • Title: Townhouse project - footing plan, longitudinal sections, topographical map
    • Dates of creation: 1981-1982
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 roll(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 5 reprographic copies

    Technique and media:

    Diazotypes

    Credit line:

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

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    • Reference Number: ARCH261190
    • Title: Issued for tender set, townhouse project - mechanical and plumbing plans
    • Dates of creation: 1982
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 roll(s)

    Technique and media:

    Diazotypes

    Credit line:

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

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    • Reference Number: ARCH261191
    • Title: Townhouse project construction drawings - architectural plans, sections, landscape plans
    • Dates of creation: 1982
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 roll(s)

    Technique and media:

    Diazotypes

    Credit line:

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

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    • Reference Number: ARCH261212
    • Title: Site plans
    • Dates of creation: 1981
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 roll(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 2 plans

    Technique and media:

    Blackline prints on mylar

    Credit line:

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

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    • Reference Number: ARCH261289
    • Title: Senior's housing - Issued to consultants set of architectural plans (A-2 to A-9)
    • Dates of creation: 1981
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 roll(s)

    Technique and media:

    Diazotypes

    Credit line:

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

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    • Reference Number: ARCH261290
    • Title: Senior's housing - schematic plans and elevations for rezoning application
    • Dates of creation: 1981
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 roll(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 4 schematic plans

    Technique and media:

    Diazotypes

    Credit line:

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

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    • Reference Number: ARCH261291
    • Title: Senior's housing - preliminary electrical plans and details
    • Dates of creation: 1982
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 roll(s)

    Technique and media:

    Diazotypes

    Credit line:

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

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    • Reference Number: ARCH261292
    • Title: Senior's housing - structural plans, sections, and details (S-1 to S-17)
    • Dates of creation: 1982
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 roll(s)

    Technique and media:

    Diazotypes with revisions in coloured pencil

    Credit line:

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

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    • Reference Number: ARCH261296
    • Title: Topographical maps and a site plan concept drawing for entry details
    • Dates of creation: 1983
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 roll(s)

    Technique and media:

    Diazotypes, negatives, blackline prints, blackline prints on mylar

    Credit line:

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

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    • Reference Number: ARCH261754
    • Title: Site development studies (short-term and long-term)
    • Dates of creation: 1981
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 roll(s)

    Technique and media:

    Diazotypes, graphite on tracing paper overlayed on diazotypes

    Credit line:

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

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    • Reference Number: ARCH257990
    • Title: Topographic map
    • Form: drawings

    People:

    • Arthur Erickson (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 drawing(s)

    Technique and media:

    Sepia print

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 59 x 84 cm

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    22-81018-02

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