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Royal Bank Building

Royal Bank Building

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People

  • Ross & Macdonald (creator)
  • Ross & Macdonald (architectural firm)
  • Royal Bank of Canada (client)
  • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

Title

Royal Bank Building

Dates of creation

1913-1915

Level of archival description

File 35

Scope and Content

File documents an executed project for a bank and office building in Toronto, Ontario. Material in this file was produced between 1913 and 1915.

File contains survey drawings, structure drawings, working drawings, design development drawings, miscellaneous drawings, detail drawings, mechanical drawings, and electrical drawings.

Reference Number

AP013.S1.D35

Location

Toronto Ontario Canada

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    • Reference Number: ARCH22854
    • Title: Property plans
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    5 survey drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • drawings, measured

    Extent and Medium:

    • ink on linen

    Folder Number:

    13-035-01S

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    • Reference Number: ARCH22859
    • Title: Plans and details of steel frame by Purdy & Henderson (Montreal) Engineers
    • Form: drawings
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    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    15 structural drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • structural drawing

    Extent and Medium:

    • 13 ink on linen, 2 ink on paper

    Folder Number:

    13-035-02L

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    • Reference Number: ARCH22874
    • Title: Steel frame plans, elevations and details for wind bracing by Purdy & Henderson (Montreal) Engineers
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    14 structural drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • structural drawing

    Extent and Medium:

    • 13 ink on linen, 1 ink on paper

    Folder Number:

    13-035-03L

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    • Reference Number: ARCH22888
    • Title: Floor and roof plans
    • Form: drawings
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    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    8 working drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • working drawing

    Extent and Medium:

    • ink on linen

    Folder Number:

    13-035-04L

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    • Reference Number: ARCH22896
    • Title: Elevations, building sections
    • Form: drawings
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    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    6 working drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • working drawing

    Extent and Medium:

    • ink on linen

    Folder Number:

    13-035-05L

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    • Reference Number: ARCH22902
    • Title: Office layouts and plan revisions
    • Form: drawings
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    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    8 design development drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development drawing

    Extent and Medium:

    • 5 graphite on tracing paper, 2 graphite on linen, 1 ink on linen

    Folder Number:

    13-035-06L

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    • Reference Number: ARCH22910
    • Title: Renting plans
    • Form: drawings
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    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    5 drawing(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • ink on linen

    Folder Number:

    13-035-06L

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    • Reference Number: ARCH22915
    • Title: Spandrels, facade details, granite work, entrances, windows, doors, sidewalk
    • Form: drawings
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    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    15 detail drawing(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 10 graphite on tracing paper, 4 ink on linen, 1 graphite on linen

    Method of Projection:

    • detail drawings (drawings)

    Folder Number:

    13-035-07L

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    • Reference Number: ARCH22930
    • Title: Interior details, stairs, lights, marble work, doors, panel boxes
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    11 detail drawing(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 6 graphite on tracing paper, 4 graphite on linen, 1 ink on linen

    Method of Projection:

    • detail drawings (drawings)

    Folder Number:

    13-035-08X

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    • Reference Number: ARCH22941
    • Title: Mullions, marble and tile work, counters, barber shop, stairs, vestibule, doors, dumbwaiter, office layout, screen
    • Form: drawings
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    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    13 detail drawing(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • graphite on tracing paper

    Method of Projection:

    • detail drawings (drawings)

    Folder Number:

    13-035-09M

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    • Reference Number: ARCH22954
    • Title: Ventilation, plumbing and heating plans
    • Form: drawings
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    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    14 mechanical drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • mechanical drawing (building system drawing)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 8 ink on linen, 6 graphite on tracing paper

    Folder Number:

    13-035-10M

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    • Reference Number: ARCH22968
    • Title: Mechanical-electrical equipment
    • Form: drawings
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    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    14 mechanical drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • mechanical drawing (building system drawing)

    Extent and Medium:

    • ink on linen

    Folder Number:

    13-035-11X

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    • Reference Number: ARCH22982
    • Title: Electrical plans and details
    • Form: drawings
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    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    11 electrical drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • electrical drawing

    Extent and Medium:

    • ink on linen

    Folder Number:

    13-035-12L

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