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A Sherbrooke construction

A Sherbrooke construction

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People

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

Title

A Sherbrooke construction

Dates of creation

1985

Level of archival description

Project

Extent and Medium

  • 188 photographic materials
  • 41 drawings

Scope and Content

This project series documents the planning and construction of an installation at the Centre culturel de l'Université Sherbrooke. The installation is either entitled "A Sherbrooke construction" or "Une construction à l'Estrie [sic]." The project series includes architectural drawings (elevations, sections, and details), textual records, and photographic materials.

Reference Number

AP041.S1.1985.D3

Location

Sherbrooke Québec Canada

Language of material

Documents in French and English.

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    • Reference Number: DR2012:0012:002
    • Title: Plans and axonometric drawings, A Sherbrooke construction
    • Dates of creation: 1984-1985
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

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

    Description:

    Includes plans and axonometric drawings for the project "Une construction a l'Estrie", in relation to an installation of the project at the Centre culturel de l'Université Sherbrooke. Material was originally housed in a tube labelled "Installation Drawings: Université de Sherbrooke 1985".

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 roll(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 6 drawings
    • 3 reprographic copies

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 93.5 × 118.2 cm sheet (largest): 94 × 133.2 cm

    Physical Description:

    Rolled.

    Location:

    Sherbrooke 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: DR2012:0012:015
    • Title: Studies and elevations, A Sherbrooke construction
    • Dates of creation: 27 May 1989
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

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

    Description:

    Consists of studies and elevations for the project "Une construction a l'Estrie", Centre culturel de l'Université Sherbrooke. Material was originally housed in a tube labelled "Une Const. à Québec 1989".

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 roll(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 2 drawings

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 46.5 × 170 cm sheet (largest): 46.5 × 211 cm

    Physical Description:

    Rolled.

    Location:

    Sherbrooke 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: DR2012:0012:095:007
    • Title: Photographs, notes, sketches and a poster of the installation, A Sherbrooke construction
    • Dates of creation: 1984
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Melvin Charney (archive creator)

    Description:

    File containing documents in English and French, including contact sheets, notes, negatives, photographs, a poster, and sketches related to the Construction à l'Estrie project. Original folder inscribed in graphite: "UN CONSTRUCTION EN ESTRIE" AUG-SEPT 1984

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 188 photographic materials
    • 28 drawings

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 20,1 × 25,1 cm (7 15/16 × 9 7/8 in.) sheet (largest): 35,4 × 21,4 cm (13 15/16 × 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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