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Canada Place, Vancouver, British Columbia (1983)

Canada Place, Vancouver, British Columbia (1983)

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People

  • Cornelia Hahn Oberlander (archive creator)
  • Cornelia Hahn Oberlander (landscape architect)
  • Downs, Archambault & Partners (architectural firm)
  • Musson Cattell and Partners (architectural firm)
  • Zeldler Roberts Partnership (architectural firm)

Title

Canada Place, Vancouver, British Columbia (1983)

Dates of creation

1983-2003

Level of archival description

Project

Extent and Medium

  • 0.11 l.m. of textual records
  • 36 drawings (including 24 reprographic copies)
  • 9 photographs

Scope and Content

Project series documents Cornelia Hahn Oberlander's landscape project for Canada Place, located in Vancouver's downton harbour front in the Burrad Inlet, British Columbia. She worked on this project from 1983-1986 with architectural firms Downs/Archambault, Musson Cattell and Partners, Zeldler Roberts Partnership. The project was completed in 1986. The project was intented as a way of creating a link between the sea and the city. The project included a cruise ship terminal and a convention centre. Oberlander landscape design included an installation of planter boxes along the promenade deck of the pier with plants ingeneous to Burrad Inlet and a dry garden.

The project series contains Oberlander's concept notes, research and reference material, correspondence, including correspondence with architects and clients, financial documents, plant selection documents, specifications and press clippings of arcticles on the project. Also comprises in the project series are photographs and design development drawings, including planting plans, plans of the differents types of planters, planters details and sections, and plans for the dry garden.

Reference Number

AP075.S1.1983.PR05

Location

Vancouver British Columbia Canada

Related units of description

  • See also AP075.S1.2000.PR09 for documents related to another expansion project in this area for the Vancouver Convention Centre, also undertaken by Oberlander.

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    • Reference Number: AP075.S1.1983.PR05.001
    • Title: Design development drawings, Canada Place, Vancouver, British Columbia
    • Dates of creation: 1983-1986
    • Form: textual records, drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Cornelia Hahn Oberlander (archive creator)
    • Cornelia Hahn Oberlander (landscape architect)

    Description:

    Original folder entitled "CANADA PLACE / DESIGN DRAWINGS".

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 12 drawings
    • 5 textual documents
    • 2 reprographic copies
    • 1 folded reprographic copy

    Credit line:

    Cornelia Hahn Oberlander fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Cornelia Hahn Oberlander/
    Gift of Cornelia Hahn Oberlander

    Folder Number:

    075-040-015

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    • Reference Number: AP075.S1.1983.PR05.002
    • Title: Design development drawings, Canada Place, Vancouver, British Columbia
    • Dates of creation: circa 1983
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Cornelia Hahn Oberlander (archive creator)
    • Cornelia Hahn Oberlander (landscape architect)

    Description:

    Original folder entitled "Canada Place Originals".

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 21 electrostratic prints on translucent paper

    Credit line:

    Cornelia Hahn Oberlander fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Cornelia Hahn Oberlander/
    Gift of Cornelia Hahn Oberlander

    Folder Number:

    075-040-016

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    • Reference Number: AP075.S1.1983.PR05.003
    • Title: Concept notes and research, Canada Place, Vancouver, British Columbia
    • Dates of creation: 1983-1984
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Cornelia Hahn Oberlander (archive creator)
    • Cornelia Hahn Oberlander (landscape architect)

    Description:

    Original folder entitled "Canada- Place Concept / CONCEPT NOTES / + RESEARCH" and "CANADA PLACE 1984".

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0.02 l.m. of textual records

    Credit line:

    Cornelia Hahn Oberlander fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Cornelia Hahn Oberlander/
    Gift of Cornelia Hahn Oberlander

    Folder Number:

    075-040-017

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    • Reference Number: AP075.S1.1983.PR05.004
    • Title: Plant selection, Canada Place, Vancouver, British Columbia
    • Dates of creation: circa 1983
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Cornelia Hahn Oberlander (archive creator)
    • Cornelia Hahn Oberlander (landscape architect)

    Description:

    Original folder entitled "PLANT MATERIAL / Canada Plc / PLANT SELECTION / CANADA PLACE".

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0.01 l.m. of textual records

    Credit line:

    Cornelia Hahn Oberlander fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Cornelia Hahn Oberlander/
    Gift of Cornelia Hahn Oberlander

    Folder Number:

    075-040-018

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    • Reference Number: AP075.S1.1983.PR05.005
    • Title: Correspondence, Canada Place, Vancouver, British Columbia
    • Dates of creation: 1983-1986
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Cornelia Hahn Oberlander (archive creator)
    • Cornelia Hahn Oberlander (landscape architect)

    Description:

    Original folder entitled "CANADA PLACE / CORRESPONDENCE"

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0.01 l.m. of textual records

    Credit line:

    Cornelia Hahn Oberlander fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Cornelia Hahn Oberlander/
    Gift of Cornelia Hahn Oberlander

    Folder Number:

    075-040-019

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    • Reference Number: AP075.S1.1983.PR05.006
    • Title: Specifications, Canada Place, Vancouver, British Columbia
    • Dates of creation: 1984-1990
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Cornelia Hahn Oberlander (archive creator)
    • Cornelia Hahn Oberlander (landscape architect)

    Description:

    Original folder entitled "CANADA PLACE / SPECIFICATIONS".

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0.01 l.m. of textual records

    Credit line:

    Cornelia Hahn Oberlander fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Cornelia Hahn Oberlander/
    Gift of Cornelia Hahn Oberlander

    Folder Number:

    075-040-020

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    • Reference Number: AP075.S1.1983.PR05.007
    • Title: Financial documents, Canada Place, Vancouver, British Columbia
    • Dates of creation: circa 1983
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Cornelia Hahn Oberlander (archive creator)
    • Cornelia Hahn Oberlander (landscape architect)

    Description:

    Original folder entitled "Canada Place - Controle / + BILLS INVOICES"

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0.01 l.m. of textual records

    Credit line:

    Cornelia Hahn Oberlander fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Cornelia Hahn Oberlander/
    Gift of Cornelia Hahn Oberlander

    Folder Number:

    075-040-021

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    • Reference Number: AP075.S1.1983.PR05.008
    • Title: Financial documents, Canada Place, Vancouver, British Columbia
    • Dates of creation: 1983-1985
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Cornelia Hahn Oberlander (archive creator)
    • Cornelia Hahn Oberlander (landscape architect)

    Description:

    Original folder entitled "Canada Place / Cost estimates".

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0.01 l.m. of textual records

    Credit line:

    Cornelia Hahn Oberlander fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Cornelia Hahn Oberlander/
    Gift of Cornelia Hahn Oberlander

    Folder Number:

    075-040-022

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    • Reference Number: AP075.S1.1983.PR05.009
    • Title: Fee proposal, Canada Place, Vancouver, British Columbia
    • Dates of creation: 1983
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Cornelia Hahn Oberlander (archive creator)
    • Cornelia Hahn Oberlander (landscape architect)

    Description:

    Original folder entitled "CANADA PLACE / FEE PROPOSAL".

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0.01 l.m. of textual records

    Credit line:

    Cornelia Hahn Oberlander fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Cornelia Hahn Oberlander/
    Gift of Cornelia Hahn Oberlander

    Folder Number:

    075-040-023

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    • Reference Number: AP075.S1.1983.PR05.010
    • Title: Press clippings and articles, Canada Place, Vancouver, British Columbia
    • Dates of creation: 1984
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Cornelia Hahn Oberlander (archive creator)
    • Cornelia Hahn Oberlander (landscape architect)

    Description:

    Original folder entitled "CANADA PLACE / PRESS".

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0.01 l.m. of textual records

    Credit line:

    Cornelia Hahn Oberlander fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Cornelia Hahn Oberlander/
    Gift of Cornelia Hahn Oberlander

    Folder Number:

    075-040-024

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    • Reference Number: AP075.S1.1983.PR05.011
    • Title: Specifications, Canada Place, Vancouver, British Columbia
    • Dates of creation: 2000-2005
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Cornelia Hahn Oberlander (archive creator)
    • Cornelia Hahn Oberlander (landscape architect)

    Description:

    Original folder entitled "Canada Place / 2003" and "Canada Place '05".

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0.02 l.m. of textual records

    Credit line:

    Cornelia Hahn Oberlander fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Cornelia Hahn Oberlander/
    Gift of Cornelia Hahn Oberlander

    Folder Number:

    075-040-025

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    • Reference Number: AP075.S1.1983.PR05.012
    • Title: Various project descriptions and photographs, Canada Place, Vancouver, British Columbia
    • Dates of creation: circa 1983
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Cornelia Hahn Oberlander (archive creator)
    • Cornelia Hahn Oberlander (landscape architect)

    Description:

    Original folder entitled "CANADA PLACE / MISCELLANEOUS".

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

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

    Credit line:

    Cornelia Hahn Oberlander fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Cornelia Hahn Oberlander/
    Gift of Cornelia Hahn Oberlander

    Folder Number:

    075-040-026

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    • Reference Number: AP075.S1.1983.PR05.013
    • Title: Design development and correspondence for the viaduct, Canada Place, Vancouver, British Columbia
    • Dates of creation: 1984
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Cornelia Hahn Oberlander (archive creator)
    • Cornelia Hahn Oberlander (landscape architect)

    Description:

    Original folder entitled "CANADA PLACE / VIADUCT".

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 0.01 l.m. of textual records

    Credit line:

    Cornelia Hahn Oberlander fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Cornelia Hahn Oberlander/
    Gift of Cornelia Hahn Oberlander

    Folder Number:

    075-040-027

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