Banco Borges & Irmão I, projecto de recuperação [Borges & Irmão bank I, restoration project], Vila do Conde, Portugal (1977)
Dates of creation
Level of archival description
Extent and Medium
6 drawings (including 1 reprographic copy)
0.03 linear meters of textual documentation
Scope and Content
This project series documents the Banco Borges & Irmão I - Proj. de Recuperação in Vila do Conde, Portugal. While the records were held in the office’s archives this project was assigned the number 42/70; in the past the office identified the project as number 155. The office assigned the dates 1977 for this project.
The project files documents the restoration project for a bank known in documentation as Bank Borges & Irmão I. The new installations include an office for the manager, bank safe, customer safes, archives room, sanitary facilities, and dressing room. This project was not realized. The building was later demolished and the site was used to build the Banco Borges & Irmão II (AP178.S1.1978.PR01).
Documenting this project are sketches, site plans, correspondence, and a building program.
Material in this series was arranged by Álvaro Siza’s office and has been kept in this order.
Vila do Conde
When citing the collection as a whole, use the citation: Álvaro Siza fonds, Collection Centre Canadien d’Architecture/Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal. When citing specific collection material, please refer to the object’s specific credit line.