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Royal York Hotel Addition

Royal York Hotel Addition

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  • Ross, Patterson, Townsend & Fish (creator)
  • Ross, Fish, Duschenes & Barrett (creator)
  • Ross, Patterson, Townsend & Fish (architectural firm)
  • Ross, Fish, Duschenes & Barrett (architectural firm)
  • Charles B. Dolphin (associated architect)
  • James Keith & Associates (mechanical engineering firm)
  • Canadian Pacific Railway Company (client)
  • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

Title

Royal York Hotel Addition

Dates of creation

1956-1959, 1961-1962

Level of archival description

File 485

Scope and Content

File documents an executed project for a railway hotel addition in Toronto, Ontario. Material in this file was produced between 1956 and 1959, and between 1961 and 1962.

James Keith & Associates acted as Associated Mechanical Engineering Firm on this project.

File contains index cards, survey drawings, preliminary drawings, preliminary and design development drawings, miscellaneous drawings, working drawings, working and detail drawings, detail drawings, revision drawings, structural drawings, mechanical drawings, electrical drawings, photographs, textual documents, and diazotypes.

Reference Number

AP013.S1.D485

Location

Toronto Ontario Canada

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    • Reference Number: ARCH46386
    • Title: Building and site dimensions, property line clearances, entrance to parking lot
    • Form: drawings
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    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

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    2 survey drawing(s)

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    • drawings, measured

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    • graphite on tracing paper
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    • Reference Number: ARCH46388
    • Title: Owner's instructions - plans and perspective
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    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

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    6 preliminary drawing(s)

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    • preliminary drawing

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    • photostats
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    • Reference Number: ARCH46394
    • Title: Bedroom floor plans, convention floor plan, escalator, section at junction, typical column, bedroom layouts, stairways and elevators, basement floor plan, convention mezzanine
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    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

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    15 preliminary drawing(s)

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    • preliminary drawing

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    • graphite on tracing paper
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    • Reference Number: ARCH46409
    • Title: Sub-basement plan, two-storey trusses, bedroom floor layouts, bedroom layouts, column layouts, exterior perspective, suites, bedroom windows
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    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

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    31 preliminary drawing(s)

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    • preliminary drawing

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    • 15 graphite on tracing paper, 16 photostats
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    • Reference Number: ARCH46440
    • Title: Bedroom suites, sitting rooms, footing plan, basement and floor plans, elevator shafts, five-bedroom suites
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    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

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    15 preliminary drawing(s)

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    • preliminary drawing

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    • graphite on tracing paper
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    • Reference Number: ARCH46455
    • Title: Section at penthouse level, freight elevator shaft, accounting department, bathroom layout
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    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Description:

    section at penthouse level, freight elevator shaft, accounting department, bathroom layout, mechanical equipment floor, suite, escalator, ventilating tower, building sections, main elevation, partial elevation, parapet, end wing details

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    15 preliminary drawing(s)

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    • preliminary drawing

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    • graphite on tracing paper
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    • Reference Number: ARCH46470
    • Title: Cocktail lounge, center stair, pipe ducts, beauty salon, bathroom layout, grade elevations
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    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Description:

    cocktail lounge, center stair, pipe ducts, beauty salon, bathroom layout, grade elevations, fresh air supply to laundry and lounge, convention hall wall, banquet hall ceiling plan and sections, elevation, main lobby ceiling plan

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    15 preliminary drawing(s)

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    • preliminary drawing

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    • graphite on tracing paper
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    • Reference Number: ARCH46485
    • Title: Main lobby, plot plan and existing building, plot plan, elevator shaft and stairs, convention hall, ticket offices
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    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Description:

    main lobby, plot plan and existing building, plot plan, elevator shaft and stairs, convention hall, ticket offices, banquet hall, elevator lobby, stand-up bar, assembly hall, lobby and main floor level, decorative bracket, new main entrance, laundry mezzanine, private dining rooms, cascade room, bathroom layout, closet, showers, garage site

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    25 preliminary and design development drawing(s)

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    • design development drawing
    • preliminary drawing

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    • graphite on tracing paper
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    • Reference Number: ARCH46510
    • Title: Weathermaster units, illuminated wall treatment, toilet, main mezzanine, plot plan and existing hotel
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    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Description:

    weathermaster units, illuminated wall treatment, toilet, main mezzanine, plot plan and existing hotel, basement restaurant, Ontario Room, private dining room, laundry column layout, entrance canopy, windows, roof plan, stairs

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    15 preliminary and design development drawing(s)

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    • design development drawing
    • preliminary drawing

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    • graphite on tracing paper
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    • Reference Number: ARCH46525
    • Title: Closet, banquet hall wall, stairs, panelling in convention hall, suite, dry cleaning area
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    closet, banquet hall wall, stairs, panelling in convention hall, suite, dry cleaning area, washroom counter, towel dispenser and waste receptacle, lighting fixtures for Ontario room and main lobby, lighting fixtures for banquet hall foyer

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    15 preliminary and design development drawing(s)

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    • design development drawing
    • preliminary drawing

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    • 14 graphite on tracing paper, 1 sepia
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    • Reference Number: ARCH46540
    • Title: Decorative panels for banquet hall foyer, lighting system for mural, centre decoration for Cascade room, decorative panels for Ontario room, lighting fixtures and brackets
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    15 preliminary and design development drawing(s)

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    • design development drawing
    • preliminary drawing

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    • 12 graphite on tracing paper, 3 sepias
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    • Reference Number: ARCH46555
    • Title: Saskatchewan room, Cascade room, Nova Scotia room
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    Description:

    staff cafeteria, light fixture for Saskatchewan room, kitchen layouts, partial basement plan, banquette and chair for Cascade room, interior perspectives of Nova Scotia room, bathrooms, private dining rooms and beauty parlour, bathroom arrangements, telephone booths, bedroom floor plans, section through laundry area, elevator machinery room, T.C.A. office

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    25 preliminary and design development drawing(s)

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    • design development drawing
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    • 21 graphite on tracing paper, 4 ink on tracing paper
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    • Reference Number: ARCH46580
    • Title: Plan and elevations of private dining rooms, perspectives of Nova Scotia room and North-West Territories room
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    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Description:

    plan and elevations of private dining rooms, perspectives of Nova Scotia room and North-West Territories room, perspectives of beauty salon and Newfoundland room, banquettes and chair for Cascade room

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    13 preliminary and design development drawing(s)

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    • design development drawing
    • preliminary drawing

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    • 10 sepias, 3 diazotypes
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    • Reference Number: ARCH46593
    • Title: Bank ceiling, perspectives of private dining rooms, elevations of British Columbia room
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    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Description:

    bank ceiling, perspectives of private dining rooms, elevations of British Columbia room, channel frame opening, T.C.A. office, plans and elevations of Saskatchewan room, perspectives of Manitoba dining room, main mezzanine and floor corners, entrance stonework, private dining rooms and service kitchen vestibules, bed-sitting rooms

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    20 preliminary and design development drawing(s)

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    • design development drawing
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    • 19 graphite on tracing paper, 1 sepia
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    • Reference Number: ARCH46613
    • Title: Bank vault, ventilation tower openings, elevator cabs, partial mezzanine plans, elevator equipment room, Manitoba room
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    Description:

    bank vault, ventilation tower openings, elevator cabs, partial mezzanine plans, elevator equipment room, Manitoba room, freight elevator exhaust, bank plan and vault, lighting in private dining rooms, P.E.I. room, entrance door monograms, main lobby offices, entrance vestibule

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    17 preliminary and design development drawing(s)

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    • design development drawing
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    • graphite on tracing paper
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    • Reference Number: ARCH46630
    • Title: Mirror panel, suites, cow brands for Alberta room, elevator cab ceiling, layout of laundry equipment
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    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Description:

    mirror panel, suites, cow brands for Alberta room, elevator cab ceiling, layout of laundry equipment, fire damper, bedroom closet, kleenex dispenser, room detail, mouldings for private dining rooms, Alberta room perspective, scene for panels over escalators, food service elevator, perspectives of Yukon room

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    18 preliminary and design development drawing(s)

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    • design development drawing
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    • 17 graphite on tracing paper, 1 sepia
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    • Reference Number: ARCH46649
    • Title: Alberta room, elevator lobby, canopy, shower drains, Venetian room, bedroom details
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    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Description:

    Alberta room, elevator lobby, canopy, shower drains, Venetian room, bedroom details, lighting for office, pneumatic tube terminal, Venetian terrasse, perspective of bathroom, drinking fountain, sprinkler layout, shelf and mirror unit, electrical for staff cafeteria, duct layout

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    18 preliminary and design development drawing(s)

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    • design development drawing
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    • 17 graphite on tracing paper, 1 sepia
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    • Reference Number: ARCH46667
    • Title: Shop for Holt Renfrew, lighting for mural, Canadian Armoral Bearings, panels for elevator lobby
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    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Description:

    shop for Holt Renfrew, lighting for mural, Canadian Armoral Bearings, panels for elevator lobby, plaster panels for main lobby, entrance and fire escape exits, banquet hall doors, vestibule changes, perspective of Newfoundland room, floor tile pattern, fire damper

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    18 preliminary and design development drawing(s)

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    • design development drawing
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    • graphite on tracing paper
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    • Reference Number: ARCH46685
    • Title: Front office desk, changes to bedroom floors, basement arcade, main lobby, toilet
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    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Description:

    front office desk, changes to bedroom floors, basement arcade, main lobby, toilet, speaker and microphone layout, electrical for offices, heating for entrance, plumbing layout for toilets, air pipes, Ontario room, Quebec room, piping revision, New Brunswick room, telecommunication and projection rooms, banquet hall foyer, plaster reliefs for main lobby

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    18 preliminary and design development drawing(s)

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    • graphite on tracing paper
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    • Reference Number: ARCH46703
    • Title: Duct layout, mechanical alterations, air-conditioning for coffee shop, sprinkler connections, main lobby escalator
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    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Description:

    duct layout, mechanical alterations, air-conditioning for coffee shop, sprinkler connections, main lobby escalator, incised glass panels, thermostat locations, mezzanine escalator, hotel crest, Venetian room, Quebec room panels, screen frame

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    20 preliminary and design development drawing(s)

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    • design development drawing
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    • graphite on tracing paper
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    • Reference Number: ARCH46723
    • Title: Incised glass panels, Venetian room layout, arcade lighting and receptacle layout
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    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Description:

    incised glass panels, Venetian room layout, arcade lighting and receptacle layout, mezzanine lighting layout, banquet hall foyer ceiling, tile pattern for Cascade room, music stand, cashier desk, planting box, wickets, lighting for service kitchens, storage room, air conditioning for office area, drain, electrical column reinforcing, Quebec room

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    20 preliminary and design development drawing(s)

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    • design development drawing
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    • 19 graphite on tracing paper, 1 sepia
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    • Reference Number: ARCH46743
    • Title: Incised mirror panel, sub-basement details, mechanical floor opening, miscellaneous details
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    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

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    incised mirror panel, sub-basement details, mechanical floor opening, miscellaneous details, panelling in N-W Territories room, plaster reliefs for main lobby, temporary offices for main lobby, office partition, bevelled flange, bathroom perspectives, sign, proposed kitchen layout by CPR Hotel department

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    14 preliminary and design development drawing(s)

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    • design development drawing
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    • graphite on tracing paper
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    • Reference Number: ARCH46757
    • Title: Partial plan of basement, waiter's office and washroom, main mezzanine floor
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    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

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    partial plan of basement, waiter's office and washroom, main mezzanine floor, location of etched mirrors, Confederation room, Ontario room panel, locker base, lighting fixtures

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    11 preliminary and design development drawing(s)

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    • design development drawing
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    • graphite on tracing paper
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    • Reference Number: ARCH46768
    • Title: Plot plan and subway entrance, demolition work and alterations in existing building
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    5 drawing(s)

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    • 4 graphite on tracing paper, 1 ink on linen
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    • Reference Number: ARCH46773
    • Title: Basement plans, floor and mezzanine plans, mechanical floor plan
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    11 working drawing(s)

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    • working drawing

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    • ink on linen
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    • Reference Number: ARCH46784
    • Title: Elevations, roof plan, building sections, wall sections, ventilation tower, bedroom and bathroom details, finish and door schedules, window and stair schedules
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    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

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    21 working and detail drawing(s)

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    • working drawing

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    • 18 ink on linen, 3 sepias

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    • detail drawings (drawings)
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    • Reference Number: ARCH46805
    • Title: Plans, elevations, schedules
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    20 drawing(s)

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    • 17 sepias, 3 photostats
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    • Reference Number: ARCH46825
    • Title: main floor plan, sub-basement plan, convention floor mezzanine plan, basement and floor plans
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    Description:

    25R-01: 3 chronoflex negatives; main floor plan, sub-basement plan, convention floor mezzanine plan 25R-02: 8 photostat negatives; basement and floor plans

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    11 drawing(s)

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    • 3 chronoflex negatives, 8 photostat negatives
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    • Reference Number: ARCH46836
    • Title: Exit doors, windows, banquet hall plan and elevations, banquet hall ceiling and floor plan
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    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Description:

    exit doors, windows, banquet hall plan and elevations, banquet hall ceiling and floor plan, convention hall balcony, convention hall wall and ceiling, sound-proof doors, main lobby doors, layout of lobby, elevator lobby layout and ceiling, new lobby ceiling plan, washrooms, Cascade room plans and elevations, display cases, toilets

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    24 detail drawing(s)

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    • 23 graphite on tracing paper, 1 sepia

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    • detail drawings (drawings)
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    • Reference Number: ARCH46860
    • Title: Glazed partitions, trusses over convention hall, rendez-vous room, lobby at main mezzanine
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    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Description:

    glazed partitions, trusses over convention hall, rendez-vous room, lobby at main mezzanine, basement arcade, mail chute, toilets, refrigerator doors, beauty salon, Ontario room ceiling and illumination, Ontario room elevations, escalator, restaurant plan, service area, expansion joints, laundry chute

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    24 detail drawing(s)

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    • graphite on tracing paper

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    • Reference Number: ARCH46884
    • Title: Toilets, check room door, laundry counter, wine cooler room, east entrance, glazed partitions
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    Description:

    toilets, check room door, laundry counter, wine cooler room, east entrance, glazed partitions, alterations to first floor and mezzanine of existing building, expansion joints, curved partitions in lobby, pillars and check counters, Toronto room, Saskatchewan room, Nova Scotia room, New Brunswick room, P.E.I. room, Newfoundland room, Manitoba room, Alberta room, Quebec room, British Columbia room, North-West Territories room

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    24 detail drawing(s)

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    • Reference Number: ARCH46908
    • Title: Lobby heater and counter, banquet hall foyer, vegetable storage, shadow boxes, elevator area
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    Description:

    lobby heater and counter, banquet hall foyer, vegetable storage, shadow boxes, elevator area, expansion joints, penthouse louvres and roof doghouse, air intakes, cooling tower wall, canopy, foundation wall of ventilation tower, ticket office, temporary partitions, arcade door, bathrooms, musicians' quarters, elevation of ventilation tower, doors to roof, stair, entrance to garage bridge, suite, sewer room

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    24 detail drawing(s)

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    • graphite on tracing paper

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    • Reference Number: ARCH46932
    • Title: Cashiers' offices, waiting rooms, closets, driveway illumination, non-standard windows
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    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Description:

    cashiers' offices, waiting rooms, closets, driveway illumination, non-standard windows, transformer vault, arcade door, granite plinth, bar equipment, parapet coping, copper roof, service elevator guards, convector unit, bathrooms, 2nd floor roof, flashing, service elevator, pipe ducts, radiator boxes

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    20 detail drawing(s)

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    • graphite on tracing paper

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    • Reference Number: ARCH46952
    • Title: Curved wood panels to elevator lobby, expansion joint, alterations to existing mezzanine
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    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Description:

    curved wood panels to elevator lobby, expansion joint, alterations to existing mezzanine, wickets, trap door, arcade doors, ceiling layout for Bank of Montreal, arcade showcase, stairs, main lobby telephone booths, alterations to existing basements, dry cleaning area and valet shop, operating room area, special doors, provincial crests

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    21 detail drawing(s)

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    • graphite on tracing paper

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    • Reference Number: ARCH46973
    • Title: Decorative wood panels for Ontario room, decorative frieze for mezzanine, telecommunications room
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    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Description:

    decorative wood panels for Ontario room, decorative frieze for mezzanine, telecommunications room, convention hall doors, bedroom suite doors, entrance canopy and columns, ticket offices ceiling plan, dining rooms ceiling plans, indicator signs, flowerboxes, floor designs, radiator boxes, lighting coves, mezzanine offices, banquet hall ceiling, carpet design, front office desk

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    22 detail drawing(s)

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    • graphite on tracing paper

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    • Reference Number: ARCH46995
    • Title: Ventilation tower, banquet hall, counter, wood screen, pivot hinge in doors, registers rack
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    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Description:

    ventilation tower, banquet hall, counter, wood screen, pivot hinge in doors, registers rack, grilles, storage closets, platform for water tanks, closet space, soundproof doors, toilets, high recesses, pantry, banquet hall floor pattern, orchestra girls, dumbwaiter, neon sign for coffee shop

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    20 detail drawing(s)

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    • graphite on tracing paper

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    • Reference Number: ARCH47015
    • Title: Floor tile patterns, upset beam, Venetian room, roof hatch, curtain tracks, planting boxes
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    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Description:

    floor tile patterns, upset beam, Venetian room, roof hatch, curtain tracks, planting boxes, concrete locker bases, Saskatchewan room ceiling, kitchen entrance, fern stand, lighting cove, showcases, chief cashier, service staff, drainage trenches and hatchways

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    21 detail drawing(s)

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    • graphite on tracing paper

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    • detail drawings (drawings)
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    • Reference Number: ARCH47036
    • Title: Revision drawings including new entrance canopy, main floor elevator lobby, new lobby
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    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Description:

    revision drawings including new entrance canopy, main floor elevator lobby, new lobby, mezzanine lobby, Prince Edward Island room, New Brunswick room, Nova Scotia room, Saskatchewan room, Newfoundland room, banquet hall foyer, Toronto room, Canadian room, Ontario room

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    13 drawing(s)

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    • graphite on tracing paper
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    • Reference Number: ARCH47049
    • Title: Concrete alterations to existing building, structural concrete floor plans, ventilation tower, footing schedules and foundation details, transformer vault and elevator machinery room
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    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

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    15 structural drawing(s)

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    • structural drawing

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    • graphite on tracing paper
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    • Reference Number: ARCH47064
    • Title: Preliminary sketches and drawings for steel structure, consultant drawings
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    Description:

    preliminary sketches and drawings for steel structure, consultant drawings by Dominion Bridge Co. Limited and by H.K. Ferguson Company of Canada Ltd., cooling tower foundation by Ajax Engineering Ltd., Toronto

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    24 structural drawing(s)

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    • structural drawing

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    • 11 graphite on tracing paper, 8 diazotypes, 5 blueprints
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    • Reference Number: ARCH47088
    • Title: Development plans for structural steel
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    14 structural drawing(s)

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    • structural drawing

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    • 1 graphite on tracing paper, 13 diazotypes
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    • Reference Number: ARCH47102
    • Title: Development plans for structural steel
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    17 structural drawing(s)

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    • structural drawing

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    • photostats
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    • Reference Number: ARCH47119
    • Title: Steel alterations to existing building, anchor diagram, structural steel floor plans
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    14 structural drawing(s)

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    • structural drawing

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    • graphite on tracing paper
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    • Reference Number: ARCH47133
    • Title: Structural steel floor and roof plans, main and light steel trusses, column schedules, structural steel for ventilation tower, steel details
    • Form: drawings
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    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    17 structural drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • structural drawing

    Extent and Medium:

    • graphite on tracing paper
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    • Reference Number: ARCH47150
    • Title: Schedules for individual column loads
    • Form: drawings
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    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    20 structural drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • structural drawing

    Extent and Medium:

    • sepias with graphite
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    • Reference Number: ARCH47170
    • Title: Schedules for individual column loads
    • Form: drawings
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    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    20 structural drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • structural drawing

    Extent and Medium:

    • sepias with graphite
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    • Reference Number: ARCH47190
    • Title: Schedules for individual column loads
    • Form: drawings
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    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    20 structural drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • structural drawing

    Extent and Medium:

    • sepias with graphite
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    • Reference Number: ARCH47210
    • Title: Schedules for individual columns
    • Form: drawings
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    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    20 structural drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • structural drawing

    Extent and Medium:

    • sepias with graphite
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    • Reference Number: ARCH47230
    • Title: Stonework
    • Form: drawings
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    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    20 detail drawing(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • graphite on tracing paper

    Method of Projection:

    • detail drawings (drawings)
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    • Reference Number: ARCH47250
    • Title: Stonework
    • Form: drawings
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    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    20 detail drawing(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • graphite on tracing paper

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    • detail drawings (drawings)
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    • Reference Number: ARCH47270
    • Title: Metalwork, woodwork, furnishings
    • Form: drawings
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    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    20 detail drawing(s)

    Extent and Medium:

    • graphite on tracing paper

    Method of Projection:

    • detail drawings (drawings)
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    • Reference Number: ARCH47290
    • Title: Underground drainage, sprinklers, plumbing, heating, ventilation, and mechanical plans
    • Form: drawings
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    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    24 mechanical drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • mechanical drawing (building system drawing)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 17 ink on linen, 7 sepias
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    • Reference Number: ARCH47314
    • Title: Water lines in existing building, alterations to air conditioning, freight elevator, elevator shafts, elevator entrance, food service elevator and dumbwaiter
    • Form: drawings
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    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    8 mechanical drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • mechanical drawing (building system drawing)

    Extent and Medium:

    • graphite on tracing paper
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    • Reference Number: ARCH47322
    • Title: Mechanical details and diagrams, plans for pneumatic tube system
    • Form: drawings
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    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    18 mechanical drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • mechanical drawing (building system drawing)

    Extent and Medium:

    • 13 ink on linen, 5 sepias
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    • Reference Number: ARCH47340
    • Title: Electrical floor plans, details and diagrams
    • Form: drawings
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    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    18 electrical drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • electrical drawing

    Extent and Medium:

    • ink on linen
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    • Reference Number: ARCH47358
    • Title: Electrical floor plans, details and diagrams, lighting layouts
    • Form: drawings
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    People:

    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    15 electrical drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • electrical drawing

    Extent and Medium:

    • 4 ink on linen, 11 graphite on tracing paper
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    • Reference Number: ARCH47373
    • Title: Lighting plans, electrical layouts
    • Form: drawings
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    • Ross & Macdonald (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    12 electrical drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • electrical drawing

    Extent and Medium:

    • 10 graphite on tracing paper, 2 sepias
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    • Reference Number: ARCH47385
    • Title: Royal York Hotel Addition
    • Form: photographs