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Weredale Boys' Home

Weredale Boys' Home

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People

  • Ross & Macdonald (creator)
  • Ross & Macdonald (architectural firm)
  • Boys' Home of Montreal (client)
  • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

Title

Weredale Boys' Home

Dates of creation

1927-1930

Level of archival description

File 124

Scope and Content

File documents an executed project for an orphanage (?) in Westmount, Québec. Material in this file was produced between 1927 and 1930.

File contains index cards, survey drawings, preliminary drawings, preliminary and design development drawings, working drawings, detail drawings, mechanical drawings, a photograph, and textual documents.

Reference Number

AP013.S1.D124

Location

Westmount Island of Montréal Québec Canada

Inventory

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    • Reference Number: ARCH29377
    • Title: Site plans
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    4 survey drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • drawings, measured

    Extent and Medium:

    • 2 blueprints, 1 ink on linen, 1 graphite on tracing paper
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    • Reference Number: ARCH29381
    • Title: Perspective, plans, elevation, plans for "scheme C"
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    21 preliminary drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • preliminary drawing

    Extent and Medium:

    • graphite on tracing paper
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    • Reference Number: ARCH29402
    • Title: Plans for "scheme D", site plan, retaining wall, layout of clinic, elevations
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    11 preliminary and design development drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development drawing
    • preliminary drawing

    Extent and Medium:

    • graphite on tracing paper
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    • Reference Number: ARCH29413
    • Title: Plans, site plan
    • Form: drawings
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    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    9 working drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • working drawing

    Extent and Medium:

    • ink on linen
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    • Reference Number: ARCH29422
    • Title: Elevations, sections, schedules, details of stage
    • Form: drawings
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    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    11 working drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • working drawing

    Extent and Medium:

    • ink on linen
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    • Reference Number: ARCH29433
    • Title: Floor alterations, drains, staircases, retaining wall, smokestack, borrowed lights
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Description:

    floor alterations, drains, staircases, retaining wall, smokestack, borrowed lights, doors, layout of toilets, stage, assembly hall

    Quantity / Object type:

    12 detail drawing(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • graphite on tracing paper

    Method of Projection:

    • detail drawings (drawings)
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    • Reference Number: ARCH29445
    • Title: Staircases, dadoes, fireplaces
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    5 detail drawing(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • graphite on tracing paper

    Method of Projection:

    • detail drawings (drawings)
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    • Reference Number: ARCH29450
    • Title: Fireplace openings, dining room, cupboard layout, kitchen layout, doors, office counters, medicine cabinets, dadoes, office and study, gymnasium, laundry drainage
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    14 detail drawing(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • graphite on tracing paper

    Method of Projection:

    • detail drawings (drawings)
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    • Reference Number: ARCH29464
    • Title: Stonework and carpentry
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    12 detail drawing(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • graphite on tracing paper

    Method of Projection:

    • detail drawings (drawings)
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    • Reference Number: ARCH29476
    • Title: Mechanical, electrical, heating, plumbing, boiler room, pump room and kitchen equipment, laundry equipment
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    15 mechanical drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • mechanical drawing (building system drawing)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 9 ink on linen, 6 graphite on tracing paper
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    • Reference Number: ARCH29492
    • Title: Building specifications
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Description:

    2 copies

    Quantity / Object type:

    2 textual records(s)

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    • Reference Number: ARCH29494
    • Title: Specifications for removal of buildings, laundry equipment, electrical, and plumbing, heating and ventilating
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    4 textual records(s)

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    • Reference Number: ARCH29491
    • Title: Weredale Boys' Home, detail of main entrance
    • Form: photographs

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)
    • S. J. Hayward (Firm) (photographer)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 photograph(s)

    Dimensions:

    b/w (18,0 x 23,7 cm)

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    • Reference Number: ARCH29498
    • Title: Lists of shop drawings
    • Form: textual records

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual records(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 17 sheets
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