1
1
Fr

Central YMCA Alterations and Addition

Central YMCA Alterations and Addition

Part of

People

  • Ross & Macdonald (creator)
  • Ross & Macdonald (architectural firm)
  • Young Men's Christian Association (client)
  • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

Title

Central YMCA Alterations and Addition

Dates of creation

1928-1931

Level of archival description

File 138

Scope and Content

File documents an executed project for alterations to old building, new recreation centre, school and dormitory in Montréal, Québec. Material in this file was produced between 1928 and 1931.

File contains index cards, preliminary drawings, preliminary and design development drawings, miscellaneous drawings, working drawings, detail drawings, preliminary mechanical drawings, mechanical drawings, consultant drawings, and textual documents.

Reference Number

AP013.S1.D138

Location

Montréal Island of Montréal Québec Canada

Inventory

Sort by: 

  • Actions:
    See more Close
    • Reference Number: ARCH30788
    • Title: Plans and sections for schemes "B", "C" and "E", perspective
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    13 preliminary drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • preliminary drawing

    Extent and Medium:

    • 6 graphite on tracing paper, 5 sepias, 1 photostat, 1 diazo
  • Actions:
    See more Close
    • Reference Number: ARCH30801
    • Title: Basement and floor plans
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    15 preliminary drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • preliminary drawing

    Extent and Medium:

    • graphite on tracing paper
  • Actions:
    See more Close
    • Reference Number: ARCH30816
    • Title: Basement plans, service counter, kitchen, lockers and showers, hospital, steel base
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Description:

    basement plans, service counter, kitchen, lockers and showers, hospital, steel base, plan of old building, Stanley Street elevation

    Quantity / Object type:

    15 preliminary and design development drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development drawing
    • preliminary drawing

    Extent and Medium:

    • graphite on tracing paper
  • Actions:
    See more Close
    • Reference Number: ARCH30831
    • Title: Stanley Street elevation, bronze tablet, health service, locker rooms, rest rooms and toilets, old building floor alterations
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    14 preliminary and design development drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development drawing
    • preliminary drawing

    Extent and Medium:

    • 13 graphite on tracing paper, 1 ink on linen
  • Actions:
    See more Close
    • Reference Number: ARCH30845
    • Title: Fireplace, business office, boys' social room, cafeteria, private dining rooms, boys' club room, chapel, handball courts
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    12 preliminary and design development drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • design development drawing
    • preliminary drawing

    Extent and Medium:

    • graphite on tracing paper
  • Actions:
    See more Close
    • Reference Number: ARCH30857
    • Title: Sketches of handball courts, boiler room, floor plans, elevator layouts, stack foundation
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Description:

    sketches of handball courts, boiler room, floor plans, elevator layouts, stack foundation, lab layout, exterior elevations, east wall elevation and section, coal storage, columns

    Quantity / Object type:

    19 drawing(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 16 graphite on tracing paper, 3 blueprints
  • Actions:
    See more Close
    • Reference Number: ARCH30876
    • Title: Sketches of office plan, boys' social room, stairs, front wall plan, floor framing, kitchen store room
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Description:

    sketches of office plan, boys' social room, stairs, front wall plan, floor framing, kitchen store room, serving room, elevator layout, columns

    Quantity / Object type:

    16 drawing(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • graphite on tracing paper
  • Actions:
    See more Close
    • Reference Number: ARCH30892
    • Title: Details of Stanley Street elevation, stairs, elevator pit, partitions and windows
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    19 drawing(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • graphite on tracing paper
  • Actions:
    See more Close
    • Reference Number: ARCH30911
    • Title: Plans and elevations
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    10 working drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • working drawing

    Extent and Medium:

    • graphite on tracing paper
  • Actions:
    See more Close
    • Reference Number: ARCH30921
    • Title: Basement, floor and roof plans
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    10 working drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • working drawing

    Extent and Medium:

    • ink on linen
  • Actions:
    See more Close
    • Reference Number: ARCH30931
    • Title: Elevations, sections, schedules
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    8 working drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • working drawing

    Extent and Medium:

    • ink on linen
  • Actions:
    See more Close
    • Reference Number: ARCH30939
    • Title: Doors, counters, stairs, toilets, service entrance, layout of caissons
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Description:

    doors, counters, stairs, toilets, service entrance, layout of caissons, basement windows and vents, details of Stanley St. elevation, shower and drying room

    Quantity / Object type:

    15 detail drawing(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 14 graphite on tracing paper, 1 ink on linen

    Method of Projection:

    • detail drawings (drawings)
  • Actions:
    See more Close
    • Reference Number: ARCH30954
    • Title: Laboratories, fume chambers, lab equipment, shower and drying rooms, toilets, stair, service entrance, corridor ceiling, ash hoist door, entrance vestibule, classroom and storeroom layouts, blackboards
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    16 detail drawing(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • graphite on tracing paper

    Method of Projection:

    • detail drawings (drawings)
  • Actions:
    See more Close
    • Reference Number: ARCH30970
    • Title: Stairs, hospital layout, locker room, exhaust hoods, doorway, layout of floor partitions
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Description:

    stairs, hospital layout, locker room, exhaust hoods, doorway, layout of floor partitions, hydrotheraphy room, hose cabinets, linen room, radiator enclosure, storage room, shelving

    Quantity / Object type:

    16 detail drawing(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 14 graphite on tracing paper, 2 diazotypes

    Method of Projection:

    • detail drawings (drawings)
  • Actions:
    See more Close
    • Reference Number: ARCH30986
    • Title: Toilets, picture booth, entrance vestibule, door, coat room, office layout, ceiling grille, borrowed light, stair enclosure, gates, boys' club room, committee room, hospital layout
    • 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)
  • Actions:
    See more Close
    • Reference Number: ARCH31000
    • Title: Roof and ceiling for pool, elevator hall, partitions, kitchen exhaust hood, stair, hospital bath rooms, hall ceiling, handball court ceiling, washrooms, shelving, lecture room, hat shelf
    • 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)
  • Actions:
    See more Close
    • Reference Number: ARCH31012
    • Title: Business office, cafeteria, boys' club room, committee rooms, club and supper rooms, private dining rooms
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    10 detail drawing(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • graphite on tracing paper

    Method of Projection:

    • detail drawings (drawings)
  • Actions:
    See more Close
    • Reference Number: ARCH31022
    • Title: Boys' social room, board room, folding partitions, boys' club room, fireplace, doors, dado, trophy cabinet, cafeteria lights, seat and mantel shelf, counter, doors
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    15 detail drawing(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • graphite on tracing paper

    Method of Projection:

    • detail drawings (drawings)
  • Actions:
    See more Close
    • Reference Number: ARCH31037
    • Title: Stonework
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    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)
  • Actions:
    See more Close
    • Reference Number: ARCH31050
    • Title: Metalwork, plasterwork, marblework
    • 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)
  • Actions:
    See more Close
    • Reference Number: ARCH31062
    • Title: Carpentry
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    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)
  • Actions:
    See more Close
    • Reference Number: ARCH31075
    • Title: 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)
  • Actions:
    See more Close
    • Reference Number: ARCH31087
    • Title: Proposed layouts of mechanical and electrical systems, equipment layouts
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    21 preliminary mechanical drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • preliminary drawing
    • mechanical drawing (building system drawing)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 20 graphite on tracing paper, 1 blueprint
  • Actions:
    See more Close
    • Reference Number: ARCH31108
    • Title: Mechanical plans, plumbing diagrams and details, heating
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    11 mechanical drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • mechanical drawing (building system drawing)

    Extent and Medium:

    • ink on linen
  • Actions:
    See more Close
    • Reference Number: ARCH31119
    • Title: Electrical plans, diagrams and schedules, layouts of kitchens, refreshment bar, laundry, refrigerators
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    17 mechanical drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • mechanical drawing (building system drawing)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 11 graphite on tracing paper, 6 ink on linen
  • Actions:
    See more Close
    • Reference Number: ARCH31136
    • Title: Plans, details, schedules for structural engineering by Albert Fleischmann (Montreal) Consulting Engineer
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    12 consultant drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • consultant drawing

    Extent and Medium:

    • diazotypes
  • Actions:
    See more Close
    • Reference Number: ARCH31148
    • Title: Plans, details, schedules for structural engineering by Albert Fleischmann (Montreal) Consulting Engineer
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    11 consultant drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • consultant drawing

    Extent and Medium:

    • diazotypes
  • Actions:
    See more Close
    • Reference Number: ARCH31159
    • Title: Sketches for mechanical, consultant drawings
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    16 drawing(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 9 graphite on tracing paper, 6 blueprints, 1 diazo
  • Actions:
    See more Close
    • Reference Number: ARCH31175
    • Title: Sketches for mechanical drawings
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    16 drawing(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • graphite on tracing paper
  • Actions:
    See more Close
    • Reference Number: ARCH31191
    • Title: Sketches for mechanical drawings
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    17 drawing(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • graphite on tracing paper
  • Actions:
    See more Close
    • Reference Number: ARCH31208
    • Title: Sketches for kitchen equipment
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    11 drawing(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • graphite on tracing paper
  • Actions:
    See more Close
    • Reference Number: ARCH31223
    • Title: Specifications for heating, ventilating & plumbing, and electrical works
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    2 textual records(s)

  • Actions:
    See more Close
    • Reference Number: ARCH31225
    • Title: Specifications for laundry equipment, elevators and dumb-waiters (2 copies)
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Description:

    specifications for laundry equipment, elevators and dumb-waiters (2 copies), and specification for Sanity Fixtures from The James Robertson Co. Ltd.

    Quantity / Object type:

    4 textual records(s)

  • Actions:
    See more Close
    • Reference Number: ARCH31230
    • Title: Memos, lists, revision notices, sketches, letters
    • Dates of creation: 1930 - 1931
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 239 sheets
  • Actions:
    See more Close
    • Reference Number: ARCH31231
    • Title: Notes, sketches, estimates, column schedule, correspondence
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Description:

    notes, sketches, estimates, column schedule, correspondence, draughts of specifications (dating from 1928 to 1929, 111 sheets)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

  • Actions:
    See more Close
    • Reference Number: ARCH31232
    • Title: Draughts of specifications, notes, data charts for mechanical systems
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

  • Actions:
    See more Close
    • Reference Number: ARCH31233
    • Title: Sketches, notes, estimates, correspondence, reports, draughts of specifications (dated c. 1930, 84 sheets)
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

  • Actions:
    See more Close
    • Reference Number: ARCH31234
    • Title: List of shop drawings
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 file(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 44 sheets
  • Actions:
    See more Close
    • Reference Number: ARCH31219
    • Title: Structural engineering by Albert Fleischmann (Montreal) Consulting Engineer
    • Form: textual records

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 consultant drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • consultant drawing

    Technique and media:

    28 diazotypes

  • Actions:
    See more Close
    • Reference Number: ARCH31220
    • Title: Building specifications (copy no. 6)
    • Form: textual records

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual records(s)

  • Actions:
    See more Close
    • Reference Number: ARCH31221
    • Title: Building specifications (copy no. 12)
    • Form: textual records

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual records(s)

  • Actions:
    See more Close
    • Reference Number: ARCH31222
    • Title: Building specifications (copy no. 13)
    • Form: textual records

    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 textual records(s)

1
1

Sign up to get news from us

Email address
First name
Last name
By signing up you agree to receive our newsletter and communications about CCA activities. You can unsubscribe at any time. For more information, consult our privacy policy or contact us.

Thank you for signing up. You'll begin to receive emails from us shortly.

We’re not able to update your preferences at the moment. Please try again later.

You’ve already subscribed with this email address. If you’d like to subscribe with another, please try again.

This email was permanently deleted from our database. If you’d like to resubscribe with this email, please contact us

Please complete the form below to buy:
[Title of the book, authors]
ISBN: [ISBN of the book]
Price [Price of book]

First name
Last name
Address (line 1)
Address (line 2) (optional)
Postal code
City
Country
Province/state
Email address
Phone (day) (optional)
Notes

Thank you for placing an order. We will contact you shortly.

We’re not able to process your request at the moment. Please try again later.

Folder ()

Your folder is empty.

Email:
Subject:
Notes:
Please complete this form to make a request for consultation. A copy of this list will also be forwarded to you.

Your contact information
First name:
Last name:
Email:
Phone number:
Notes (optional):
We will contact you to set up an appointment. Please keep in mind that your consultation date will be based on the type of material you wish to study. To prepare your visit, we'll need:
  • — At least 2 weeks for primary sources (prints and drawings, photographs, archival documents, etc.)
  • — At least 48 hours for secondary sources (books, periodicals, vertical files, etc.)
...