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Saint John Brebeuf Church, Rectory and Social Hall

Saint John Brebeuf Church, Rectory and Social Hall

Part of

People

  • John Bird (architect)
  • John Bird (archive creator)

Title

Saint John Brebeuf Church, Rectory and Social Hall

Dates of creation

1962-1966

Level of archival description

File 12

Extent and Medium

  • 179 drawings
  • 3 panels
  • 48 photographs
  • 5 textual document files

Reference Number

AP108.S1.D12

Location

LaSalle Montréal Island of Montréal Québec Canada

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    • Reference Number: ARCH185879
    • Title: Site plans, floor plans, elevations, sections, detail, title lettering
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items: 0

    People:

    • John Bird (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    21 schematic drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • schematic drawings

    Technique and media:

    Ink, graphite on tracing paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet (largest): 70 x 92 cm

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    108-05-049 M

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    • Reference Number: ARCH185900
    • Title: Site plans, floor plans, elevations, sections, title lettering
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items: 0

    People:

    • John Bird (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    11 schematic drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • schematic drawings

    Technique and media:

    Negative and positive photostats, sepia print

    Dimensions:

    sheet (largest): 72 x 106 cm

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    108-05-049 M

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    • Reference Number: ARCH185911
    • Title: Church details - buttresses, altar area, baptistery
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items: 0

    People:

    • John Bird (archive creator)

    Description:

    Church details - buttresses, altar area, baptistery, screen, sections, concrete, seating plans, basement partition layouts, revised entrance, skylight, concrete canopy, finish schedule

    Quantity / Object type:

    35 preliminary and design development drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development drawings
    • preliminary drawings

    Technique and media:

    Graphite on tracing paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet (largest): 81.5 x 95 cm

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    108-05-050 M

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    • Reference Number: ARCH185946
    • Title: Stained glass window details, sacristy furniture, pulpit design, tunnel extension, bell tower, chapel proposals, entrance details
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items: 0

    People:

    • John Bird (archive creator)

    Description:

    stained glass window details, sacristy furniture, pulpit design, tunnel extension, bell tower, chapel proposals, entrance etails, baptismal font, baptistery cupboards, alterations to confessionals, altar details, church layout revisions, hinges

    Quantity / Object type:

    33 design development drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development drawings

    Technique and media:

    Graphite on tracing paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 24.5 x 25 cm sheet (largest): 53 x 72 cm

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    108-05-051 M

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    • Reference Number: ARCH185979
    • Title: Church - plot plan and list of drawings, basement plan
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items: 0

    People:

    • John Bird (archive creator)

    Description:

    Church - plot plan and list of drawings, basement plan, ground floor plan, roof plan and reflected ceiling plan, cross section and elevation, finish schedule and door details, entrance details, details of bays, fiberglass roof panel details, plan and elevation of sanctuary, wood screen details, stair and driveway canopy details, half section, ambulatory steps and handrails, seating plan and details, confessional details, revisions to buttresses, tunnel plan and panel details

    Quantity / Object type:

    20 working drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • working drawings

    Technique and media:

    Graphite on tracing paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 43 x 63 cm sheet (smallest): 76 x 101 cm

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    108-05-052 M

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    • Reference Number: ARCH185999
    • Title: Church - details of louvres, skylight, ambulatory floor
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items: 0

    People:

    • John Bird (archive creator)

    Description:

    Church - details of louvres, skylight, ambulatory floor, decorative acoustic walls, handrails at entrances, communion rail, kitchen table, lantern dome, stair railings, bell tower, baptistery, wood screen and partition, sacristy closets, sound chamber, wood screen returns, baptistery flooring design

    Quantity / Object type:

    16 working drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • working drawings

    Technique and media:

    Grahite on tracing paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 25 x 33 cm sheet (largest): 76 x 106 cm

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    108-05-053 M

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    • Reference Number: ARCH186015
    • Title: Church - ground floor plan, sections and elevations, half section, map of the Island of Montreal
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items: 0

    People:

    • John Bird (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    5 working drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • working drawings

    Technique and media:

    Diazo print with red pencil revisions, negative photostat, reproductions

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 28 x 38 cm sheet (largest): 76 x 101 cm

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    108-05-053 M

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    • Reference Number: ARCH186020
    • Title: Rectory - floor plans, elevations, cross section, details
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items: 0

    People:

    • John Bird (archive creator)

    Description:

    Rectory - floor plans, elevations, cross section, main entrance details, window and door details, kitchen details, brick arch re-inforcing, acoustic tile and light fixture layouts, vestibule wall details, dining room cupboards, rear balcony, furniture layout, alternative entrance details, ground floor alterations, stair stringer details, revised kitchen cabinet arrangement, typical floor tile pattern, front door, shelving, counter unit, revised storage cupboards, partial floor plans

    Quantity / Object type:

    29 working drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • working drawings

    Technique and media:

    Graphite on tracing paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 26 x 31 cm sheet (largest): 76 x 101 cm

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    108-05-054 M

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    • Reference Number: ARCH186049
    • Title: Social Hall - basement plan, first floor plan and door details
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items: 0

    People:

    • John Bird (archive creator)

    Description:

    Social Hall - basement plan, first floor plan and door details, elevations, cross section, main entrance details, wall sections, roof plan and reflected ceiling plan, door schedules, proposed kitchen layout

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 working drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • working drawings

    Technique and media:

    Graphite on tracing paper

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 34 x 47 cm sheet (largest): 76 x 101 cm

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    108-05-055 M

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    • Reference Number: ARCH186058
    • Title: Views of model, elevation and section
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items: 0

    People:

    • John Bird (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    6 photograph(s)

    Technique and media:

    Gelatin silver prints

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 14 x 24.5 cm sheet (largest): 21.5 x 28 cm

    Location:

    Montréal Island of Montréal Québec Canada

    Subject Descriptive Terms:

    • churches

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    108-06-056 TD

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    • Reference Number: ARCH186064
    • Title: General views and details of construction
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items: 0

    People:

    • John Bird (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    7 photograph(s)

    Technique and media:

    Gelatin silver prints

    Dimensions:

    sheets: 21 x 25 cm

    Location:

    Montréal Island of Montréal Québec Canada

    Subject Descriptive Terms:

    • churches

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    108-06-057 TD

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    • Reference Number: ARCH186071
    • Title: General views and details of construction, stained glass window details
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items: 0

    People:

    • John Bird (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    10 photograph(s)

    Technique and media:

    Gelatin silver prints

    Dimensions:

    sheets (largest): 8.5 x 11.5 cm

    Location:

    Montréal Island of Montréal Québec Canada

    Subject Descriptive Terms:

    • churches

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    108-06-057 TD

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    • Reference Number: ARCH186081
    • Title: General views and details of construction
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items: 0

    People:

    • John Bird (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    5 slide(s)

    Technique and media:

    Colour slides

    Dimensions:

    slides: 5 x 5 cm

    Location:

    Montréal Island of Montréal Québec Canada

    Subject Descriptive Terms:

    • churches

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    108-06-057 TD

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    • Reference Number: ARCH186087
    • Title: Exterior view, main entrance detail, general view of nave and sacristy
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items: 0

    People:

    • John Bird (archive creator)

    Description:

    exterior view, main entrance detail, general view of nave and sacristy, ceiling and window details, view of nave towards main entrance, view towards altar, bench detail, contact sheet of interior views

    Quantity / Object type:

    13 photograph(s)

    Technique and media:

    Gelatin silver prints

    Dimensions:

    sheet (smallest): 20.5 x 25.5 cm sheet (largest): 28 x 21.5

    Location:

    Montréal Island of Montréal Québec Canada

    Subject Descriptive Terms:

    • churches

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    108-06-059 TD

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    • Reference Number: ARCH186101
    • Title: Exterior views of rectory elevations
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items: 0

    People:

    • John Bird (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    3 photograph(s)

    Technique and media:

    Gelatin silver prints

    Dimensions:

    sheets: 21.5 x 28 cm

    Location:

    Montréal Island of Montréal Québec Canada

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    108-06-061 TD

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    • Reference Number: ARCH186104
    • Title: General views, exterior and interior details of church and rectory
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items: 0

    People:

    • John Bird (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 photographic material(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 4 sheets of photographs

    Technique and media:

    B&w contact prints, white-paper stationery

    Dimensions:

    photographic materials: 0.01 l.m.

    Location:

    Montréal Island of Montréal Québec Canada

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    108-06-062 TD

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    • Reference Number: ARCH186108
    • Title: Construction contract, specifications, correspondence, project description, resume of electrical costs
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items: 0

    People:

    • John Bird (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Technique and media:

    Typescripts, printed forms

    Dimensions:

    folder: 37.5 x 24.1 x 1.7 cm

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    108-06-063 TD

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    • Reference Number: ARCH186109
    • Title: Correspondence, bulletin (Saint Barbara's Parish News)
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items: 0

    People:

    • John Bird (archive creator)

    Description:

    correspondence, bulletin (Saint Barbara's Parish News), clippings, business card, project description, reproductions (section, ground level plan, elevation)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Technique and media:

    Typescripts, printed material, photocopy, photostats

    Dimensions:

    folder: 37.5 x 14.1 x 0.5 cm

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    108-06-064 TD

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    • Reference Number: ARCH186110
    • Title: Pamphlet (Ceremony for the commissioning of an architect)
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items: 0

    People:

    • John Bird (archive creator)

    Description:

    pamphlet (Ceremony for the commissioning of an architect), booklet (Solem Pontifical Dedication: St. John Brebeuf Church), bulletin (Administration Paroissiale)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Technique and media:

    Printed material

    Dimensions:

    folder: 37.5 x 24.1 x 0.5 cm

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    108-06-065 TD

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    • Reference Number: ARCH186111
    • Title: Correspondence, clipping, bulletin (C-I-L Oval)
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items: 0

    People:

    • John Bird (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Technique and media:

    Typescript, photocopy, printed material

    Dimensions:

    folder: 37.5 x 24.1 cm

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    108-06-066 TD

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    • Reference Number: ARCH186112
    • Title: Newspaper pages with articles about St. John Brebeuf Church
    • Catalogued items: 0

    People:

    • John Bird (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Technique and media:

    Printed material

    Dimensions:

    folder: 37.5 x 14.1 x 2.5 cm

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    108-06-067 TD

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    • Reference Number: ARCH185876
    • Title: Model of Saint John Brébeuf Church, LaSalle, Québec
    • Dates of creation: 1962?
    • Form: drawings

    People:

    • John Bird (architect)
    • John Bird (archive creator)

    Description:

    photographs of model

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 panel(s)

    Technique and media:

    B&w prints, paper, ink on illustration board

    Dimensions:

    panel: 36 x 71 cm

    Location:

    LaSalle Montréal Island of Montréal Québec Canada

    Subject Descriptive Terms:

    • churches

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    108-01-046 S

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    • Reference Number: ARCH185877
    • Title: Exterior view of Saint John Brébeuf Church, Lasalle, Québec
    • Dates of creation: 1965?
    • Form: drawings

    People:

    • John Bird (architect)
    • John Bird (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 panel(s)

    Technique and media:

    B&w print mounted on masonite

    Dimensions:

    panel: 36 x 61 cm

    Location:

    LaSalle Montréal Island of Montréal Québec Canada

    Subject Descriptive Terms:

    • churches

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    108-01-047 S

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    • Reference Number: ARCH185878
    • Title: Interior view of Saint John Brébeuf Church, Lasalle, Québec
    • Dates of creation: 1965?
    • Form: drawings

    People:

    • John Bird (architect)
    • John Bird (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 panel(s)

    Technique and media:

    B&w print mounted on masonite

    Dimensions:

    panel: 61 x 48 cm

    Location:

    LaSalle Montréal Island of Montréal Québec Canada

    Subject Descriptive Terms:

    • churches

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    108-01-048 S

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    • Reference Number: ARCH186086
    • Title: View of construction
    • Form: photographs

    People:

    • John Bird (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 photograph(s)

    Technique and media:

    B&w print, red paper mounted on illustration board

    Dimensions:

    composition: 16.1 x 39 cm mount: 36.2 x 45.7 cm

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    108-01-058 S

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    • Reference Number: ARCH186100
    • Title: Saint John Brebeuf Church, Ville LaSalle, Québec
    • Dates of creation: 1965?
    • Form: photographs

    People:

    • Hans Samulewitz (photographer)
    • John Bird (architect)
    • John Bird (archive creator)

    Description:

    entrance detail

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 photograph(s)

    Technique and media:

    B&w print mounted on board

    Dimensions:

    composition: 24.2 x 29.7 cm

    Point of View:

    • detail views
    • exterior views

    Location:

    Montréal Island of Montréal Québec Canada

    Subject Descriptive Terms:

    • churches

    Credit line:

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

    Folder Number:

    108-06-060 TD

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