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The Canadian tribute to human rights, Ottawa, Ontario

The Canadian tribute to human rights, Ottawa, Ontario

Part of

People

  • Melvin Charney (architect)
  • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

Title

The Canadian tribute to human rights, Ottawa, Ontario

Dates of creation

1986-1987

Level of archival description

Project

Extent and Medium

  • 0.51 l.m. of textual records
  • 785 drawings (including 246 reprographic copies)
  • 446 photographic materials
  • 6 artefacts
  • 1 model
  • 1 map

Scope and Content

File documents Melvin Charney’s submission for a design competition commissioned by the Canadian Tribute to Human Rights, Inc. Groundbreaking on Charney’s design was in November 1988, construction began in July of the following year, and the Tribute was unveiled on 30 September 1990 by the 14th Dalai Lama. Later additions include a plaque dedicated to John Peters Humphrey, and a series of plaques written in the aboriginal languages of Canada. Includes textual records, architectural drawings (elevations, sections, details), sketches, photographic materials, and artefacts.

Reference Number

AP041.S1.1986.D1

Arrangement

Material in this series was likely kept in it's original order when it was first processed upon it's arrival at CCA.

Location

Ottawa Ontario Canada

Language of material

English, French

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    • Reference Number: DR1994:0174-0174
    • Title: Panel of elevations and a plan, The Canadian Tribute to Human Rights, Ottawa, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: 1986
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (draughtsman)
    • Melvin Charney (architect)
    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 drawing(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 1 drawing

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 61 x 122 cm

    Location:

    Ottawa Ontario Canada

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Melvin Charney/
    Gift of Melvin Charney

    Copyright:

    © Melvin Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR1994:0175-0175
    • Title: Isometric view, The Canadian Tribute to Human Rights, Ottawa, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: 1986
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (architect)
    • Melvin Charney (draughtsman)
    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 drawing(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 1 drawing

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 122 x 66 cm

    Location:

    Ottawa Ontario Canada

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Melvin Charney/
    Gift of Melvin Charney

    Copyright:

    © Melvin Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR1994:0176-0176
    • Title: Model, The Canadian Tribute to Human Rights, Ottawa, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: 1986
    • Form: models
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (architect)
    • Melvin Charney (draughtsman)
    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 1 model

    Dimensions:

    model: 66.5 x 25.5 x 25 cm

    Location:

    Ottawa; Ontario; Canada;

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Melvin Charney/
    Gift of Melvin Charney

    Copyright:

    © Melvin Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR1994:0177-0177
    • Title: Axonometric study, The Canadian Tribute to Human Rights, Ottawa, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: 1987
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (architect)
    • Melvin Charney (draughtsman)
    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 1 drawing

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 66 x 122 cm

    Location:

    Ottawa Ontario Canada

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Melvin Charney/
    Gift of Melvin Charney

    Copyright:

    © Melvin Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR1994:0178
    • Title: Axonometric study for the Canadian Tribute to Human Rights, Ottawa, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: 1987
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (architect)
    • Melvin Charney (draughtsman)
    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 drawing(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 1 drawing

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 122.0 x 66.0 cm

    Location:

    Ottawa Ontario Canada

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Melvin Charney/
    Gift of Melvin Charney

    Copyright:

    © Melvin Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR1994:0226
    • Title: Plan, section and elevations, The Canadian Tribute to Human Rights, Ottawa, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: 1986
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (draughtsman)
    • Melvin Charney (architect)
    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 1 drawing

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 66 x 121 cm

    Location:

    Ottawa Ontario Canada

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Melvin Charney/
    Gift of Melvin Charney

    Copyright:

    © Melvin Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR1995:0115-0115
    • Title: Sketch and notes, The Canadian Tribute to Human Rights, Ottawa, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: 1986
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (draughtsman)
    • Melvin Charney (architect)
    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 1 drawing

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 21.5 x 28 cm

    Location:

    Ottawa Ontario Canada

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Melvin Charney/
    Gift of Melvin Charney

    Copyright:

    © Melvin Charney

    Objects that have been catalogued:

      • DR1995:0115
      • Conceptual sketch for tribute elements, The Canadian Tribute to Human Rights, Ottawa, Ontario
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    • Reference Number: DR1995:0116-0116
    • Title: Sketch, The Canadian Tribute to Human Rights, Ottawa, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: 1986
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (architect)
    • Melvin Charney (draughtsman)
    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Stage and Purpose:

    • conceptual drawing

    Extent and Medium:

    • 1 drawing

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 28 x 21.5 cm

    Location:

    Ottawa Ontario Canada

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Melvin Charney/
    Gift of Melvin Charney

    Copyright:

    © Melvin Charney

    Objects that have been catalogued:

      • DR1995:0116
      • Tribute as house with broken walls and facade, The Canadian Tribute to Human Rights, Ottawa, Ontario
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    • Reference Number: DR1995:0117-0117
    • Title: Sketch, The Canadian Tribute to Human Rights, Ottawa, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: 1986
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (draughtsman)
    • Melvin Charney (architect)
    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Stage and Purpose:

    • conceptual drawing

    Extent and Medium:

    • 1 drawing

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 28 x 21.5 cm

    Location:

    Ottawa Ontario Canada

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Melvin Charney/
    Gift of Melvin Charney

    Copyright:

    © Melvin Charney

    Objects that have been catalogued:

      • DR1995:0117
      • Tribute as house with broken walls and chairs, The Canadian Tribute to Human Rights, Ottawa, Ontario
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    • Reference Number: DR1995:0118-0118
    • Title: Sketch, The Canadian Tribute to Human Rights, Ottawa, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: 1986
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (draughtsman)
    • Melvin Charney (architect)
    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Stage and Purpose:

    • conceptual drawing

    Extent and Medium:

    • 1 drawing

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 28 x 21.5 cm

    Location:

    Ottawa Ontario Canada

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Melvin Charney/
    Gift of Melvin Charney

    Copyright:

    © Melvin Charney

    Objects that have been catalogued:

      • DR1995:0118
      • Tribute as house with broken walls and chairs, The Canadian Tribute to Human Rights, Ottawa, Ontario
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    • Reference Number: DR1995:0119-0119
    • Title: Sketch, The Canadian Tribute to Human Rights, Ottawa, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: 1986
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (architect)
    • Melvin Charney (draughtsman)
    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Stage and Purpose:

    • conceptual drawing

    Extent and Medium:

    • 1 drawing

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 28 x 21.5 cm

    Location:

    Ottawa Ontario Canada

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Melvin Charney/
    Gift of Melvin Charney

    Copyright:

    © Melvin Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR1995:0120-0120
    • Title: Sketch, The Canadian Tribute to Human Rights, Ottawa, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: 1986
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (draughtsman)
    • Melvin Charney (architect)
    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Stage and Purpose:

    • conceptual drawing

    Extent and Medium:

    • 1 drawing

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 28 x 21.5 cm

    Location:

    Ottawa Ontario Canada

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Melvin Charney/
    Gift of Melvin Charney

    Copyright:

    © Melvin Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR1995:0121-0121
    • Title: Sketch, The Canadian Tribute to Human Rights, Ottawa, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: 1986
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (architect)
    • Melvin Charney (draughtsman)
    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Stage and Purpose:

    • conceptual drawing

    Extent and Medium:

    • 1 drawing

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 21.5 x 28 cm

    Location:

    Ottawa Ontario Canada

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Melvin Charney/
    Gift of Melvin Charney

    Copyright:

    © Melvin Charney

    Objects that have been catalogued:

      • DR1995:0121
      • Site perspective showing tribute with tree columns, The Canadian Tribute to Human Rights, Ottawa, Ontario
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    • Reference Number: DR1995:0122-0122
    • Title: Sketch, The Canadian Tribute to Human Rights, Ottawa, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: 1986
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (draughtsman)
    • Melvin Charney (architect)
    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Stage and Purpose:

    • conceptual drawing

    Extent and Medium:

    • 1 drawing

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 21.5 x 28 cm

    Location:

    Ottawa Ontario Canada

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Melvin Charney/
    Gift of Melvin Charney

    Copyright:

    © Melvin Charney

    Objects that have been catalogued:

      • DR1995:0122
      • The final site perspective for the competition drawing, The Canadian Tribute to Human Rights, Ottawa, Ontario
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    • Reference Number: DR1995:0123-0123
    • Title: Sketch, The Canadian Tribute to Human Rights, Ottawa, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: 1986
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (architect)
    • Melvin Charney (draughtsman)
    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 1 drawing

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 49 x 52.5 cm

    Drawing Type:

    • sketch

    Location:

    Ottawa Ontario Canada

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Melvin Charney/
    Gift of Melvin Charney

    Copyright:

    © Melvin Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR1995:0124-0124
    • Title: Sketch, The Canadian Tribute to Human Rights, Ottawa, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: 1986
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (architect)
    • Melvin Charney (draughtsman)
    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    Includes sketches of a site plan, elevations and an axonometric drawing.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Stage and Purpose:

    • conceptual drawing

    Extent and Medium:

    • 1 drawing

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 54 x 43 cm

    Location:

    Ottawa Ontario Canada

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Melvin Charney/
    Gift of Melvin Charney

    Copyright:

    © Melvin Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR1995:0125-0125
    • Title: Elevations of the columns, The Canadian Tribute to Human Rights, Ottawa, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: 1986
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (draughtsman)
    • Melvin Charney (architect)
    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 1 drawing

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 43 x 53 cm

    Location:

    Ottawa Ontario Canada

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Melvin Charney/
    Gift of Melvin Charney

    Copyright:

    © Melvin Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR1995:0126-0126
    • Title: Elevations of the columns, The Canadian Tribute to Human Rights, Ottawa, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: 1986
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (draughtsman)
    • Melvin Charney (architect)
    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 1 drawing

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 32 x 53 cm

    Location:

    Ottawa Ontario Canada

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Melvin Charney/
    Gift of Melvin Charney

    Copyright:

    © Melvin Charney

    Objects that have been catalogued:

      • DR1995:0126
      • Elevation for columns with measurements, The Canadian Tribute to Human Rights, Ottawa, Ontario
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    • Reference Number: DR1995:0127-0127
    • Title: Axonometric drawing of the columns, The Canadian Tribute to Human Rights, Ottawa, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: 1986
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (architect)
    • Melvin Charney (draughtsman)
    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 1 drawing

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 46 x 54 cm

    Location:

    Ottawa Ontario Canada

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Melvin Charney/
    Gift of Melvin Charney

    Copyright:

    © Melvin Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR1995:0128-0128
    • Title: Plan of the columns, The Canadian Tribute to Human Rights, Ottawa, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: 1987
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (draughtsman)
    • Melvin Charney (architect)
    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 1 drawing

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 19 x 36 cm

    Location:

    Ottawa Ontario Canada

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Melvin Charney/
    Gift of Melvin Charney

    Copyright:

    © Melvin Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR1995:0129-0142
    • Title: Elevations, plans, axonometric views of the columns, sketches for the sites, and perspective of the monument gates, The Canadian Tribute to Human Rights, Ottawa, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: 1986
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (draughtsman)
    • Melvin Charney (architect)
    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 14 drawings

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 43.5 x 76 cm sheet (largest): 53 x 108.5 cm

    Location:

    Ottawa Ontario Canada

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Melvin Charney/
    Gift of Melvin Charney

    Copyright:

    © Melvin Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR1995:0143-0158
    • Title: Site plans, axonometric views, perspective drawings, and details, The Canadian Tribute to Human Rights, Ottawa, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: 1986-1987
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (architect)
    • Melvin Charney (draughtsman)
    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 16 drawings

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 70 x 107 cm sheet (largest): 82.5 x 155 cm

    Location:

    Ottawa Ontario Canada

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Melvin Charney/
    Gift of Melvin Charney

    Copyright:

    © Melvin Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR1996:0016:001-020
    • Title: Sketches and elevations and isometric view, The Canadian tribute to human rights, Ottawa, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: 1987
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 21 drawings

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 21.5 x 31 cm sheet (largest): 76.5 x 127 cm

    Physical Description:

    Note that this file includes drawings on Clearprint™ translucent paper.

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Melvin Charney/
    Gift of Melvin Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR1996:0016:021-021
    • Title: Perspective drawings, The Canadian tribute to human rights, Ottawa, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: 1987
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 1 drawing

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 65 x 238 cm

    Physical Description:

    Rolled

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Melvin Charney/
    Gift of Melvin Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR1996:0016:022-032
    • Title: Sketches and elevations and isometric view, The Canadian tribute to human rights, Ottawa, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: 1987
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 11 drawings

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 32.5 x 21 cm sheet (largest): 76 x 137 cm

    Physical Description:

    Note that this file includes drawings on Clearprint™ translucent paper.

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Melvin Charney/
    Gift of Melvin Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR1996:0016:033-059
    • Title: Sketches and elevations, The Canadian tribute to human rights, Ottawa, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: 1987
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 25 drawings

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 29 x 47 cm sheet (largest): 59 x 117 cm

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Melvin Charney/
    Gift of Melvin Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR1996:0016:060-085
    • Title: Plans, elevations and sections, The Canadian tribute to human rights, Ottawa, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: 1988
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 26 drawings

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 35.5 x 57 cm sheet (largest): 76 x 120 cm

    Physical Description:

    Note that this file includes drawings on Clearprint™ translucent paper.

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Melvin Charney/
    Gift of Melvin Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR1996:0016:086-092
    • Title: Drawings, The Canadian tribute to human rights, Ottawa, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: circa 1986
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • approx. 6 drawings

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 35.5 x 57 cm sheet (largest): 76 x 120 cm

    Physical Description:

    Note that this file includes drawings on Clearprint™ translucent paper.

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Melvin Charney/
    Gift of Melvin Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR1996:0016:093-135
    • Title: Details, sections, isometric views, The Canadian tribute to human rights, Ottawa, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: 1988
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 43 drawings

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 51 x 43.5 cm sheet (largest): 59.5 x 97 cm

    Physical Description:

    Note that this file includes drawings on Clearprint™ translucent paper.

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Melvin Charney/
    Gift of Melvin Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR1996:0016:136-151
    • Title: Sections, elevations, and details, The Canadian tribute to human rights, Ottawa, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: 1988
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 16 drawings

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 21.5 x 20.5 cm sheet (largest): 79 x 108 cm

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Melvin Charney/
    Gift of Melvin Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR1996:0016:152-158
    • Title: Plans, elevations, details and isometric views, The Canadian tribute to human rights, Ottawa, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: 1988-1990
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 7 drawings

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 56 x 54 cm sheet (largest):75.5 x 73 cm

    Physical Description:

    Note that this file includes drawings on Clearprint™ translucent paper.

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Melvin Charney/
    Gift of Melvin Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR1996:0016:159-160
    • Title: Axonometric views, The Canadian tribute to human rights, Ottawa, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: 1988
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 2 drawings

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 91 x 152+91 cm sheet (largest): 75.5 x 304 cm

    Physical Description:

    Rolled. Note that this file includes drawings on Clearprint™ translucent paper.

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Melvin Charney/
    Gift of Melvin Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2000:0003:001
    • Title: Sections, plans, elevations, and site plan, The Canadian Tribute to Human Rights, Ottawa, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: 1989
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (architect)
    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 17 drawings

    Dimensions:

    sheets: 77 x 121 cm

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Melvin Charney/
    Gift of Melvin Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2000:0003:002
    • Title: Plans of the columns and isonometric view, The Canadian Tribute to Human Rights, Ottawa, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: 1989
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (architect)
    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 7 drawings

    Dimensions:

    sheets: 77 x 121 cm

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Melvin Charney/
    Gift of Melvin Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2000:0003:003:001
    • Title: Site plan, elevations, plans and details, The Canadian Tribute to Human Rights, Ottawa, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: 1989
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (architect)
    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 23 drawings

    Dimensions:

    sheets: 77 x 121 cm

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Melvin Charney/
    Gift of Melvin Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2000:0003:003:002
    • Title: Site plan, elevations, plans and details, The Canadian Tribute to Human Rights, Ottawa, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: 1989
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (architect)
    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 27 drawings

    Dimensions:

    sheets: 77 x 121 cm

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Melvin Charney/
    Gift of Melvin Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2000:0003:004
    • Title: Elevations, details, sections and plans, The Canadian Tribute to Human Rights, Ottawa, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: circa 1986
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (architect)
    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 14 drawings

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Melvin Charney/
    Gift of Melvin Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2000:0003:005
    • Title: Details and inscriptions layouts, The Canadian Tribute to Human Rights, Ottawa, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: circa 1986
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (architect)
    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 25 drawings

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 67 x 91 cm sheet (largest): 77 x 121 cm

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Melvin Charney/
    Gift of Melvin Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2000:0003:006
    • Title: Sketches, elevations, and plaques details, The Canadian Tribute to Human Rights, Ottawa, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: 1988-1990
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (architect)
    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 40 drawings

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 30 x 44 cm sheet (largest): 77 x 121 cm

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Melvin Charney/
    Gift of Melvin Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2000:0003:007
    • Title: Axonometric views, details and site plan showing the Elgin Street alignement, The Canadian Tribute to Human Rights, Ottawa, Ontario.
    • Dates of creation: circa 1986
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (architect)
    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 7 drawings

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest) 27.5 x 38 cm sheet (largest): 39 x 66.5 cm

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Melvin Charney/
    Gift of Melvin Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2007:0084:013
    • Title: Conceptual and design development drawings, The Canadian tribute to human rights
    • Dates of creation: 1986
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    Consists of conceptual and design development drawings relating to The Canadian Tribute to Human Rights, Ottawa, Ontario.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 4 drawings

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 10.3 × 15.2 cm sheet (largest): 27.9 × 21.6 cm

    Location:

    Ottawa Ontario Canada

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Melvin Charney/
    Gift of Melvin Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:003
    • Title: Axonometric drawings of the column figures in the CCA garden
    • Dates of creation: 1990
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (architect)
    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    Consists of axonometric drawings of the column figures in the CCA garden. Material was originally housed in a tube labelled "CAN. TRIB. H.R. 1998-1990/Laser prints of drawings - Axono's of Col. Figures".

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 roll(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 5 reprographic copies

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 67.5 × 46 cm sheet (largest): 92 × 247.7 cm

    Physical Description:

    Rolled.

    Location:

    Montréal Island of Montréal Québec Canada

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:046:019
    • Title: Plans, elevations and site maps, Canadian Tribute to Human Rights, Ottawa, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: 1986-1988
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 roll(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 5 reprographic copies

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 61.5 × 120.6 cm sheet (largest): 86 × 123 cm

    Physical Description:

    Rolled and bound together.

    Location:

    Ottawa Ontario Canada

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

    Folder Number:

    041-003-007R

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:047:024
    • Title: Design development and elevation drawings, The Canadian tribute to human rights
    • Dates of creation: 1986-1990
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    Includes design development and elevation drawings for the Canadian Tribute to Human Rights monument, Ottawa, Ontario, 1986-1990. One drawing is titled "Study/perspective view seen from Elgin Street ceremonial route".

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 roll(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 2 drawings
    • 1 reprographic copy

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 61.2 × 120.9 cm sheet (largest): 76.5 × 227.5 cm

    Physical Description:

    Rolled.

    Location:

    Ottawa Ontario Canada

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

    Folder Number:

    041-001-005R

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:047:027
    • Title: Sketches, studies and planimetric maps related to the Canadian Tribute to Human Rights monument
    • Dates of creation: 1986
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    Includes sketches, studies and planimetric maps related to the Canadian Tribute to Human Rights monument, Ottawa, Ontario, 1986-1990.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 roll(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 31 drawings
    • 6 reprographic copies

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 17 × 30.5 cm sheet (largest): 92.2 × 215.8 cm

    Physical Description:

    Rolled.

    Location:

    Ottawa Ontario Canada

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

    Folder Number:

    041-002-010R

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:049:001
    • Title: Elevations, plans, and sections, The Canadian tribute to human rights, Ottawa, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: 1989-1990
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 reprographic copy(ies)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 28 reprographic copies

    Dimensions:

    sheets: 76,3 × 122,2 cm (30 1/16 × 48 1/8 in.)

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

    Folder Number:

    041-007-003

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:049:002
    • Title: Elevations of the columns, original drawings, and plans for the plaques, The Canadian tribute to human rights
    • Dates of creation: 1988-1993
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 reprographic copy(ies)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 38 reprographic copies
    • 2 drawings

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 27,8 × 43,1 cm (10 15/16 × 16 15/16 in.) sheet (largest): 86,5 × 118,1 cm (34 1/16 × 46 1/2 in.)

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

    Folder Number:

    041-007-004

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:101:001
    • Title: Images of the Canadian Tribute to Human Rights
    • Dates of creation: 1994-2000
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 1

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    Ring binder containing colour printouts, photographs, and a compact disc (with a label indicating image content) related to the Canadian tribute to human rights.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 ring binder(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 105 photographic materials

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 15 × 9,8 cm (5 7/8 × 3 7/8 in.) sheet (largest): 20,1 × 25,1 cm (7 15/16 × 9 7/8 in.)

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:101:002
    • Title: Reference material and product guide on concrete and masonry, The Canadian tribute to human rights
    • Dates of creation: circa 1986-1987
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    File containing reference materials in English for the Canadian tribute to human rights, including a product guide from the Canadian precast/prestressed concrete institute, and information on masonry.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0.01 l.m. of textual records

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:101:003
    • Title: Brochures, newspaper clippings, tourist maps promoting Ottawa and the surrounding areas, press releases, and a program related to the Canadian tribute to human rights
    • Dates of creation: 1990, 1998
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0.02 l.m. of textual records

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:101:004
    • Title: Elevation, biographical notes, correspondence (primarily printouts of emails), CVs, and press clippings related to the additions made to the Canadian tribute to human rights
    • Dates of creation: 1997-2011
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0.03 l.m. of textual records

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:101:005
    • Title: Photographs, The Canadian tribute to human rights
    • Dates of creation: circa 1992
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    File containing a contact sheet, film negatives, photographs, and slides related to the Canadian tribute to human rights. Original folder inscribed in graphite: CAN TRIB OTTAWA - Photos 1987+

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 47 photographic materials

    Dimensions:

    sheets: 25,1 × 20,1 cm (9 7/8 × 7 15/16 in.) slides: 4,9 × 4,9 cm

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:101:006
    • Title: Sketches and plans of lighting designs, a site plan, business cards, correspondence, notes, and reference materials related to the Canadian tribute to human rights
    • Dates of creation: 1990-1991, 2001-2004
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    Assorted documents in English, including printouts of architectural drawings of lighting designs, printouts of sketches of lighting designs, a photocopy of a site plan, business cards, correspondence (primarily printouts of emails and faxes), notes, and reference materials related to the Canadian tribute to human rights.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0.01 l.m. of textual records
    • 1 reprographic copy

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 5 × 8,8 cm (1 15/16 × 3 7/16 in.) sheet (largest): 60,7 × 91,2 cm (23 7/8 × 35 7/8 in.)

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:101:007
    • Title: Photograph, site plans and a sketch, The Canadian tribute to human rights
    • Dates of creation: 1988, 1994, 1998
    • Form: drawings, photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    File containing a photograph, a diazotype of a site plan for the Canadian tribute to human rights, a photocopy of the site plan for a teachers' college (with annotations in graphite), and a sketch.

    Original folder inscribed in graphite: CANADIAN TRIBUTE TO HUMAN RIGHTS SITE: CURRENT INFORMATION 1997+

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 2 reprographic copies
    • 1 drawing
    • 1 photograph

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 20,1 × 25,1 cm (7 15/16 × 9 7/8 in.) sheet (largest): 84,6 × 118,6 cm (33 5/16 × 46 11/16 in.)

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:101:008
    • Title: Notes and sketches, The Canadian tribute to human rights
    • Dates of creation: 1990-1999
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    File containing notes and sketches related to the Canadian Canadian tribute to human rights.

    Original folder inscribed in graphite: CAN TRIB / CONSTANT NOTES / 1990-1999

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 5 drawings
    • 0.01 l.m. of textual records

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:101:009
    • Title: Site plans, and correspondence related to the Aboriginal language plaques of Canadian tribute to human rights
    • Dates of creation: 2008-2010
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    File containing documents in English, including printouts of site plans, and correspondence related to the Aboriginal language plaques of Canadian tribute to human rights.

    Original folder inscribed in graphite: CAN TRIB / ABORIG PLAQUES / 2008+

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0.01 l.m. of textual records
    • 4 reprographic copies

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:101:010
    • Title: Elevations, reference materials about indigenous peoples in Canada, and correspondence, The Canadian tribute to human rights
    • Dates of creation: 1990-1993, 2001, 2007-2012
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    Assorted documents in English, including printouts of elevations, photocopies of elevations, diazotypes of an architectural drawing of an elevation, reference materials on indigenous peoples, correspondence (primarily printouts of emails), newspaper clippings, and notes related to the Aboriginal language plaques for the Canadian tribute to human rights.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0.02 l.m of textual records
    • 19 reprographic copies

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 17,5 × 10,7 cm (6 7/8 × 4 3/16 in.) sheet (largest): 79,6 × 108,2 cm (31 5/16 × 42 5/8 in.)

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:101:011
    • Title: Photographs, Canadian tribute to human rights
    • Dates of creation: circa 1986-1987
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    File containing photographs related to the Canadian tribute to human rights. Original folder inscribed in graphite: CAN TRIB OTT - Photos Phase One (1) 1986-1987

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 48 photographs

    Dimensions:

    sheets: 20,1 × 25,2 cm (7 15/16 × 9 15/16 in.)

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:101:012
    • Title: Photographs, The Canadian tribute to human rights
    • Dates of creation: circa 1987
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    Original folder inscribed in graphite: CAN TRIB OTT - Photos Phase One (2) 1986-1987

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 202 photographic materials

    Dimensions:

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:101:013
    • Title: Photographs, Canadian tribute to human rights
    • Dates of creation: circa 1986-1987
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    File containing photographs related to the Canadian tribute to human rights.

    Original folder inscribed in graphite: CAN TRIB OTT - Photos Phase One (3) 1986-1987

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 7 photographic materials

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 12,6 × 9,8 cm (4 15/16 × 3 7/8 in.) sheet (largest): 20,1 × 25 cm (7 15/16 × 9 13/16 in.)

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:101:014
    • Title: Interview transcripts and newspaper clippings, The Canadian tribute to human rights
    • Dates of creation: 1986-1990
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    File containing documents in English (predominant) and French, including interview transcripts and newspaper clippings related to the Canadian tribute to human rights.

    Original folder inscribed in graphite: CANADIAN TRIBUTE TO HUMAN RIGHTS

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0.01 l.m. of textual records

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:101:015
    • Title: Tools and product samples of marble and lettering, The Canadian tribute to human rights
    • Dates of creation: circa 1986-1987
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 artefact(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 6 artefacts

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:101:016
    • Title: Melvin Charney's laminated identification badge for Nelson Mandela's visit to the Canadian tribute to human rights
    • Dates of creation: 1998
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    Melvin Charney's laminated identification badge for Nelson Mandela's visit to the Canadian tribute to human rights, and a pinback button.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 artefact(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 2 artefacts

    Dimensions:

    artefact (smallest): 3,8 × 3,8 × 0,3 cm (1 1/2 × 1 1/2 × 1/8 in.) artefact (largest): 10,4 × 7,5 cm (4 1/8 × 2 15/16 in.)

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:130:001
    • Title: Reference materials, The Canadian tribute to human rights
    • Dates of creation: 1986
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    File containing a map of downtown Ottawa, and a photocopy from a book with inscriptions in red ink.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 1 textual records
    • 1 map

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 45,2 × 53,7 cm (17 13/16 × 21 1/8 in.)

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:130:002
    • Title: Correspondence, a section, sketches, a plan, photographs, and notes, The Canadian tribute to human rights
    • Dates of creation: 1998-2000
    • Form: drawings, textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    File containing documents in English, including correspondence (primarily printouts of faxes), a diazotype of an architectural drawing of a section, notes, a photocopy of an architectural drawing for panel installation, photographs, and sketches related to the Canadian tribute to human rights.

    Original folder inscribed in graphite: CAN TRIBUTE TO HUMAN RIGHTS GRANITE PANELS ON LISGAR ELEV. 1998

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0.02 l.m. of textual records
    • 4 photographs
    • 2 reprographic copies

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 10 × 23,9 cm (3 15/16 × 9 7/16 in.) sheet (largest): 76,5 × 120,8 cm (30 1/8 × 47 9/16 in.)

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:130:003
    • Title: Correspondence, a site plan, and photographs, The Canadian tribute to human rights
    • Dates of creation: 1993-1997
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    File containing documents in English, including correspondence, an invoice, a photocopy of an architectural drawing of a site plan, and photographs related to the Canadian tribute to human rights.

    Original folder inscribed in graphite: CANADIAN TRIBUTE TO HUMAN RIGHTS : BASE REPAIRS 1996-97

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 15 photographs
    • 0.01 l.m. of textual records

    Dimensions:

    sheets: 10 × 15 cm (3 15/16 × 5 7/8 in.)

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:130:004
    • Title: Correspondence, notes, plans, and reference materials, The Canadian tribute to human rights
    • Dates of creation: 1991-1998
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    File containing documents in English, including correspondence, notes, photocopies of architectural drawings and plans, and reference materials related to the Canadian tribute to human rights.

    Original folder inscribed in graphite: CANADIAN TRIBUTE TO HUMAN RIGHTS : CURRENT CONSTRUCTION 1991+

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0.02 l.m. of textual records
    • 8 reprographic copies

    Dimensions:

    sheets: 27,7 × 42,9 cm (10 7/8 × 16 7/8 in.)

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:130:005
    • Title: Landscaping plans, Canadian Tribute to Human Rights, Ottawa, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: 1989
    • Form: drawings, textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    File containing documents including notes and reprographic copies of architectural drawings related to the Canadian tribute to human rights.

    Original folder inscribed in graphite: CANADIAN TRIBUTE, OTTAWA LANDSCAPING

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0.02 l.m. of textual records
    • 8 reprographic copies

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 84,3 × 102 cm (33 3/16 × 40 3/16 in.) sheet (largest): 76 × 120,5 cm (29 15/16 × 47 7/16 in.)

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:130:006
    • Title: Shop drawings for granit contractor, Canadian Tribute to Human Rights, Ottawa, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: 1990
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    File containing reprographic copies of architectural drawings related to the Canadian tribute to human rights. Original folder inscribed in graphite: CA. TRIB. TO HUMAN RIGHTS : GRANITE BUSSIÈRE SHOP DRAWINGS

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 6 reprographic copies

    Dimensions:

    sheets: 63,6 × 89,8 cm (25 1/16 × 35 3/8 in.)

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:130:007
    • Title: Correspondence and notes, The Canadian tribute to human rights
    • Dates of creation: 1990
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    File containing documents in English (predominant) and French, including correspondence and notes related to the Canadian tribute to human rights. Original folde rinscribed in graphite: CANADIAN TRIBUTE, OTTAWA / WALKWAY GRANITE

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 6 textual documents

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:130:008
    • Title: Correspondence, The Canadian tribute to human rights
    • Dates of creation: 1998-1999
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    File containing documents in English, including correspondence related to the Canadian tribute to human rights.

    Original folder inscribed in graphite: CANADIAN TRIBUTE TO HUMAN RIGHTS BASE & STAIR JOINTS REPAIR /1998+

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0.01 l.m. of textual records

    Dimensions:

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:130:009
    • Title: Correspondence, notes and plans, The Canadian tribute to human rights
    • Dates of creation: 1989-1990
    • Form: drawings, textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    File containing documents in English and French, including correspondence, notes, architectural drawings and plans (both originals and photocopies), and a granite sample related to the Canadian tribute to human rights.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0.02 l.m. of textual records
    • 11 reprographic copies
    • 6 drawings

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 21,4 × 27,7 cm (8 7/16 × 10 7/8 in.) sheet (largest): 63,8 × 88,3 cm (25 1/8 × 34 3/4 in.)

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:130:010
    • Title: Correspondence, notes, plans and sketches, The Canadian tribute to human rights
    • Dates of creation: 1987-1990
    • Form: drawings, textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    File containing documents in English and French, including correspondence, notes, photocopies of architectural drawings and plans, and sketches related to the Canadian tribute to human rights.

    Original folder inscribed in graphite: CAN TRIBUTE TO HUMAN RIGHTS GRANITE DESIGN/COSTS/CONSTRUCTION 1987-1990

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0.01 l.m. of textual records
    • 16 drawings
    • 9 reprographic copies

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 27,7 × 21,4 cm (10 7/8 × 8 7/16 in.) sheet (largest): 27,6 × 42,8 cm (10 7/8 × 16 7/8 in.)

    Inscription:

    inscribed

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:130:011
    • Title: Site plan, The Canadian tribute to human rights
    • Dates of creation: 1989
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    Reprographic copy of an architectural drawing of the site plan for the Canadian tribute to human rights.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 reprographic copy(ies)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 1 reprographic copy

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 76,5 × 123 cm (30 1/8 × 48 7/16 in.)

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:130:012
    • Title: Plans ans details of the interpretative plaques, Canadian Tribute to Human Rights, Ottawa, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: 1993
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    File containing reprographic copies of architectural drawings and plans related to the Canadian tribute to human rights.

    Original folder inscribed in graphite: CANADIAN TRIBUTE TO HUMAN RIGHTS : INTERPRETIVE PLAQUES 1992-1995

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 11 reprographic copies

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 27,7 × 21,3 cm (10 7/8 × 8 3/8 in.) sheet (largest): 61 × 91,3 cm (24 × 35 15/16 in.)

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:130:013
    • Title: Correspondence and project proposals, The Canadian tribute to human rights
    • Dates of creation: 1995-1998
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    File containing documents in English, including correpondence and project proposals related to the Canadian tribute to human rights.

    Original folder inscribed in graphite: CAN. TRIB : CURRENT INF 1995-1997

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0.02 l.m. of textual records

    Dimensions:

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:130:014
    • Title: Correspondence, photograph, notes, site plan, reference materials, and sketches, The Canadian tribute to human rights
    • Dates of creation: 1990-1995
    • Form: drawings, textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    File containing documents in English, including correspondence, an instant photograph (Polaroid®), notes, printouts of architectural drawings and siteplans, reference materials, and sketches related to the Canadian tribute to human rights.

    Original folder inscribed in graphite: CANADIAN TRBIUTE TO HUMAN RIGHTS INTER PLAQUES Nos 1/2/3 1993-1995

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0.03 l.m. of textual records
    • 27 drawings
    • 11 reprographic copies

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 10,2 × 10 cm (4 × 3 15/16 in.) sheet (largest): 27,7 × 21,4 cm (10 7/8 × 8 7/16 in.)

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:130:015
    • Title: Bilingual drafts of text for plaques, The Canadian tribute to human rights
    • Dates of creation: 1994
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0.02 l.m. of textual records

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:130:016
    • Title: Correspondence, draft, and notes, The Canadian tribute to human rights
    • Dates of creation: 1993
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    File containing documents in English and French, including correspondence, drafts, and notes related to the Canadian tribute to human rights.

    Original folder inscribed in graphite: CAN. TRIB. TO HUMAN RIGHTS : INTER. PLAQUES TEXTS / PLAQUES N°. 1, 2, & 3.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0.01 l.m. of textual records

    Dimensions:

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:130:017
    • Title: Correspondance, drafts, notes, and plans, The Canadian tribute to human rights
    • Dates of creation: 1995-1999
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    File containing documents in English (predominant) and French, including correspondence, drafts, notes, waybills, and photocopies of architectural drawings and plans related to the Canadian tribute to human rights.

    Original folder inscribed in graphite: CANADIAN TRIBUTE TO HUMAN RIGHTS INTER PLAQUE N°4 / 1998

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0.02 l.m. of textual records
    • 6 reprographic copies

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 27,7 × 42,7 cm (10 7/8 × 16 13/16 in.) sheet (largest): 61 × 90,9 cm (24 × 35 13/16 in.)

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:130:018
    • Title: Correspondence, memos, notes, and plans, The Canadian tribute to human rights
    • Dates of creation: 1992-1996
    • Form: drawings, textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    File containing documents in English, including correspondence, memos, notes, reprographic copies of architectural drawings and plans related to the Canadian tribute to human rights.

    Original folder inscribed in graphite: CAN. TRIB. TO HUMAN RIGHTS : FIRST NATIONS PLAQUES / PHASE 2

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0.02 l.m. of textual records
    • 8 reprographic copies

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 27,7 × 21,5 cm (10 7/8 × 8 7/16 in.) sheet (largest): 61,3 × 90,7 cm (24 1/8 × 35 11/16 in.)

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:130:019
    • Title: Correspondence, press clippings, notes, and site plans, The Canadian tribute to human rights
    • Dates of creation: 1990-1992
    • Form: drawings, textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    File containing documents in English (predominant) and French, including correspondence, a newspaper clipping, notes, and reprographic copies of site plans related to the Canadian tribute to human rights.

    Original folder inscribed in graphite: CANADIAN TRIBUTE TO HUMAN RIGHTS NAT. CAP. COMMISSION

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0.02 l.m. of textual records
    • 6 reprographic copies
    • 4 photographic materials

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 20 × 25,1 cm (7 7/8 × 9 7/8 in.) sheet (largest): 86,5 × 108,6 cm (34 1/16 × 42 3/4 in.)

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:130:020
    • Title: Drafts and plans for the indigenous languages plaques of the Canadian tribute to human rights
    • Dates of creation: 1992
    • Form: drawings, textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0.02 l.m. of textual records

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:130:021
    • Title: Plans related to the indigenous language plaques, The Canadian tribute to human rights
    • Dates of creation: 1992
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 5 reprographic copies

    Dimensions:

    sheets: 60,5 × 120,4 cm (23 13/16 × 47 3/8 in.)

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:130:022
    • Title: Contracts, correspondence, memos, notes, photographs, and reference materials, The Canadian tribute to human rights
    • Dates of creation: 1990-1993
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    File containing documents in English (predominant) and French, including contracts, correpondence (primarily printouts of faxes), memos, notes, photographs, price quotes, reference materials, and reprographic copies of architectural drawings and plans related to the indigenous language plaques for the Canadian tribute to human rights.

    Original folder inscribed in graphite: TRIBUTE TO HUMAN RIGHTS : FIRST NATIONS : INSCRIPTIONS / GRANITE

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0.02 l.m. of textual records
    • 15 reprographic copies
    • 12 drawings
    • 11 photographs

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 9,9 × 15 cm (3 7/8 × 5 7/8 in.) sheet (largest): 60,5 × 120,6 cm (23 13/16 × 47 1/2 in.)

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:130:023
    • Title: Plans related to the indigenous language plaques, The Canadian tribute to human rights
    • Dates of creation: 1990-1992
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    File containing reprographic copies of architectural drawings and plans related to the indigenous language plaques for the Canadian tribute to human rights.

    Original folder inscribed in graphite: CANADIAN TRIBUTE TO HUMAN RIGHTS: FIRST NATIONS PLAQUES PRE 1993

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 4 reprographic copies

    Dimensions:

    sheets: 62,1 × 121,1 cm (24 7/16 × 47 11/16 in.)

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:130:024
    • Title: Plans and details for the First Nations plaque, Canadian Tribute to Human Rights, Ottawa, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: 1992-1993
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    File containing documents in English, including drafts, a sketch of plans and photocopies thereof related to the indigenous plaques of the Canadian tribute to human rights.

    Original folder inscribed in graphite: CANADIAN TRIBUTE TO HUMAN RIGHTS : FIRST NATIONS PLAQUE - INSCRIPTIONS

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 2 reprographic copies
    • 1 drawing

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 21,4 × 27,7 cm (8 7/16 × 10 7/8 in.) sheet (largest): 21,4 × 36,7 cm (8 7/16 × 14 7/16 in.)

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:130:025
    • Title: Lists of artworks, and notes, The Canadian tribute to human rights
    • Dates of creation: 1995-1996
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    File containing documents in English, including lists of artworks and notes related to the Canadian tribute to human rights.

    Original folder inscribed in graphite: THE CANADIAN TRIBUTE TO HUMAN RIGHTS CHRONOLOGY / DRAWING INVENTORY LISTS

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0.02 l.m. of textual records

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:130:026
    • Title: Invitations to participate and submit design proposals, The Canadian tribute to human rights
    • Dates of creation: 1989
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    File containing documents in English (predominant) and French, including invitations to participate and submit design proposals for the Canadian tribute to human rights.

    Original folder inscribed in graphite: CAN TRIBUTE TO HUMAN RIGHTS - FUNDRAISING / NEWS / ETC.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0.01 l.m. of textual records

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:130:027
    • Title: Promotion and press, The Canadian tribute to human rights
    • Dates of creation: 1986-1990
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    File containing documents in English (predominant) and French, including a book, brochures, newsletters, and press releases related to the Canadian tribute to human rights.

    Original folder inscribed in graphite: CANADIAN TRIBUTE TO HUMAN RIGHTS: DOCUMENTS

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0.03 l.m. of textual records

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:130:028
    • Title: Artist's statement, The Canadian tribute for human rights, Ottawa, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: 1986
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    Melvin Charney's statement related to his design contest submission for the Canadian tribute to human rights.

    Original folder inscribed in graphite: PHOTOS / SUBMISSION ETC.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual record(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0.01 l.m. of textual records

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:130:029
    • Title: Notes and sketches, The Canadian tribute to human rights
    • Dates of creation: 1986-1990
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    File containing documents in English, including notes, and sketches (and photocopies therefrom) related to Melvin Charney's submission for the Canadian tribute to human rights.

    Original folder inscribed in graphite: CANADIAN TRIBUTE TO HUMAN RIGHTS SKETCHES-STUDIES

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 81 drawings
    • 0.01 l.m. of textual records
    • 15 reprographic copies

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 7,4 × 12,6 cm (2 15/16 × 4 15/16 in.) sheet (largest): 21,4 × 27,7 cm (8 7/16 × 10 7/8 in.)

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:130:030
    • Title: Draft, notes, and spefications, The Canadian tribute to human rights
    • Dates of creation: 1986
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    File containing documents in English and French, including drafts, Melvin Charney's statement on his design submission, notes, and technical specifiations related to the Canadian tribute to human rights.

    Original folder inscribed in graphite: NOTES, TEXT, TRIBUTE COMP.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0.02 l.m. of textual records

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:130:031
    • Title: Photographs, The Canadiana tribute to human rights
    • Dates of creation: 1989
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • David Barbour (photographer)
    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    File containing notes, photographs, and a transparency related to the Canadian tribute to human rights.

    Original folder inscribed in graphite: The Canadian Tribute to Human Rights

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 6 photographic materials

    Dimensions:

    sheets: 20,1 × 25,1 cm (7 15/16 × 9 7/8 in.)

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:130:032
    • Title: Photographs, The Canadian tribute to human rights
    • Dates of creation: 1991
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Robert Burley (photographer)
    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    File containing photocopies and a photograph related to the Canadian tribute to human rights.

    Original folder inscribed in graphite: CANADIAN TRIBUTE TO HUMAN RIGHTS PHOTOS: ROBERT BURLEY / CCA / CHARNEY

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 8 reprographic copies

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 20,1 × 25,2 cm (7 15/16 × 9 15/16 in.)

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:130:033
    • Title: Correspondence and reference materials, The Canadian tribute to human rights
    • Dates of creation: 1983, 1992
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0.02 l.m. of textual records

    Credit line:

    Melvin Charney fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Dara Charney/
    Gift of Dara Charney

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