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Contemporary Architecture in India

Contemporary Architecture in India

Part of

People

  • McGill University. Minimum Cost Housing Group (archive creator)

Title

Contemporary Architecture in India

Dates of creation

1986-1991

Level of archival description

Project

Extent and Medium

  • approx.4520 slides
  • 210 photographs
  • 37 negatives

Scope and Content

This project series documents Minimum Cost Housing Group's publication project "Comtemporary Architecture in India" in 1990. The material in this project series was produced between 1986 and 1991. The file contains research material, including photographs and slides of architecture in India.

Reference Number

AP149.S1.1990.PR01

Location

Island of Montréal Québec Canada

Credit line

Minimum Cost Housing Group fonds
Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
Don de Vikram Bhatt/
Gift of Vikram Bhatt

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    • Reference Number: AP149.S1.1990.PR01.001
    • Title: Research for the Contemporary Indian Architecture project
    • Dates of creation: ca. 1988-1990
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • McGill University. Minimum Cost Housing Group (archive creator)

    Description:

    Group consists of slides of background researchs including photograph of indian houses, buildings and various contemporary installations. The slides are predominantly organised by alphabetical order of the locations where the photograph were taken.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • approx. 590 slides

    Physical Description:

    The group is separated in three folders.

    Location:

    Island of Montréal Québec Canada

    Credit line:

    Minimum Cost Housing Group fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Vikram Bhatt/
    Gift of Vikram Bhatt

    Folder Number:

    149-001-001 to 3

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    • Reference Number: AP149.S1.1990.PR01.002
    • Title: Research for the Contemporary Indian Architecture project
    • Dates of creation: 1986-1998
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • McGill University. Minimum Cost Housing Group (archive creator)

    Description:

    Group consists of slides of researchs including photograph of indian houses, buildings and various contemporary installations.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 389 slides

    Physical Description:

    Group separated in two folders.

    Location:

    Island of Montréal Québec Canada

    Credit line:

    Minimum Cost Housing Group fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Vikram Bhatt/
    Gift of Vikram Bhatt

    Folder Number:

    149-002-010 à 11

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    • Reference Number: AP149.S1.1990.PR01.003
    • Title: Photographs for the Contemporary Indian Architecture publication
    • Dates of creation: 1991
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • McGill University. Minimum Cost Housing Group (archive creator)

    Description:

    Group of photographs overlaid with translucent paper with annotation for the selection of the Contemporary Indian Architecture publication by Minimum Cost Housing

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • approx. 170 photographs

    Physical Description:

    Group. Group separated in 2 folders.

    Location:

    Island of Montréal Québec Canada

    Credit line:

    Minimum Cost Housing Group fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Vikram Bhatt/
    Gift of Vikram Bhatt

    Related units of description:

    • See also AP149.S1.1990.PR01.004 for two other photographs separated from this group for preservation needs.

    Folder Number:

    149-002-012 à 13

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    • Reference Number: AP149.S1.1990.PR01.004
    • Title: Photographs for the Contemporary Indian Architecture publication
    • Dates of creation: 1991
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • McGill University. Minimum Cost Housing Group (archive creator)

    Description:

    Group of photographs overlaid with translucent paper with annotation for the selection of the Contemporary Indian Architecture publication by Minimum Cost Housing Group.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 2 photographs

    Location:

    Island of Montréal Québec Canada

    Credit line:

    Minimum Cost Housing Group fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Vikram Bhatt/
    Gift of Vikram Bhatt

    Related units of description:

    • The photographs were separated from the original group of photographs for preservation needs. See also AP149.S1.1990.PR01.003 for more photographs for the publication.

    Folder Number:

    149-025-005

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    • Reference Number: AP149.S1.1990.PR01.006
    • Title: Photographs of rural housing development in India for the Contemporary Indian Architecture publication
    • Dates of creation: 1980s
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • McGill University. Minimum Cost Housing Group (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 38 phographs
    • 37 negatives

    Location:

    Island of Montréal Québec Canada

    Credit line:

    Minimum Cost Housing Group fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Vikram Bhatt/
    Gift of Vikram Bhatt

    Folder Number:

    149-050-004

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    • Reference Number: AP149.S1.1990.PR01.007
    • Title: Slides of urban housing in India for the Contemporary Indian Architecture publication
    • Dates of creation: 1980s
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • McGill University. Minimum Cost Housing Group (archive creator)

    Description:

    Includes photographs of Delhi and Calcutta.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 42 slides

    Location:

    Island of Montréal Québec Canada

    Credit line:

    Minimum Cost Housing Group fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Vikram Bhatt/
    Gift of Vikram Bhatt

    Folder Number:

    149-050-005

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    • Reference Number: AP149.S1.1990.PR01.008
    • Title: Reference slides for the Contemporary Indian Architecuture publication
    • Dates of creation: 1980s
    • Form: photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • McGill University. Minimum Cost Housing Group (archive creator)
    • Vikram Bhatt (creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • approx. 3500 slides

    Location:

    Island of Montréal Québec Canada

    Credit line:

    Minimum Cost Housing Group fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Vikram Bhatt/
    Gift of Vikram Bhatt

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