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Science block for an unknown building

Science block for an unknown building

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People

  • James Frazer Stirling (creator)
  • James Frazer Stirling (architect)
  • James Cubitt Scott & Partners (architectural firm)
  • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

Title

Science block for an unknown building

Dates of creation

1952

Level of archival description

File 5

Extent and Medium

  • 1 reprographic copy

Scope and Content

File documents an unidentified project, possibly a school in West Africa. Material in this file was produced in 1952.

File contains a working drawing.

Reference Number

AP140.S2.SS1.D5

Arrangement

The reprographic copy of the drawing for a staircase bay was originally stored in a portfolio in James Stirling's office in London, together with student work, the community centre and town centre plan, Newton Aycliffe, thesis project, other early projects and drawings (the Merseyside film institute and office building, Honan scholarship project, the Poole College of Further Education competition entry, the village housing for the CIAM X Congress project) and other miscellaneous material dated between 1948 and 1955.

Location

Language of material

Documents are in English.

Inventory

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    • Reference Number: AP140.S2.SS1.D5.P1
    • Title: First floor plan and longitudinal section of a staircase bay for the Science block of an unidentified building, possibly a school in West Africa
    • Dates of creation: 6 June 1952
    • Form: drawings

    People:

    • James Frazer Stirling (draughtsman)
    • James Cubitt Scott & Partners (architectural firm)
    • James Frazer Stirling (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 working drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • working drawing

    Dimensions:

    sheet (approx.): 59 x 100 cm

    Credit line:

    James Stirling/Michael Wilford fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

    Copyright:

    © CCA

    Folder Number:

    140-0415

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