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Safeco Insurance Company of Ontario, Toronto Office Building, Office and Cafeteria Additions, Mississauga, Ontario (1985-1987)

Safeco Insurance Company of Ontario, Toronto Office Building, Office and Cafeteria Additions, Mississauga, Ontario (1985-1987)

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People

  • John Cresswell Parkin (archive creator)

Title

Safeco Insurance Company of Ontario, Toronto Office Building, Office and Cafeteria Additions, Mississauga, Ontario (1985-1987)

Dates of creation

1985-1987

Level of archival description

Project

Extent and Medium

  • Approximately 540 drawings (including 520 reprographic copies)
  • 53 photographic materials
  • 0.312 l.m. of textual records

Scope and Content

This project series documents additions made to the office building and its cafeteria for Safeco Insurance Company of America in Mississauga, Ontario from 1985-1987. The office identified the project number as 85003.

Beginning in 1973, Parkin Architects Planners began work on the construction of the Safeco office building. This project consisted of additions made to the original building and its cafeteria.

The project is recorded through drawings, photographic materials and textual records dating from 1985-1987. Photographic materials include site and interior photographs. Textual records include contemplated change orders, correspondence, contract records, interoffice letters, contract specifications, financial records, site review reports, meeting reports and tender documents.

Reference Number

AP018.S1.1985.PR01

Arrangement

Materials in this project series have been compiled from different accessions and/or arranged by material type.

Conditions governing reproduction

  • Jennifer A.C. Parkin holds copyright for materials from accession AR1997:0021. Permission must be sought from copyright holder before reproductions can be made.

Location

Mississauga Ontario Canada

Related units of description

  • Files in this project series contain materials from project series AP018.S1.1985.PR09, Safeco Insurance Company of Ontario, Toronto Office Building, Renovations to Lobby and Servery, Mississauga, Ontario, which is also described in this fonds. Records for related projects are also included in this fonds, see: AP018.S1.1973.PR05, Safeco Insurance Company of America, Toronto Office Building, Mississauga, Ontario; AP018.S1.1976.PR07, Safeco Insurance Company of Ontario, Toronto Office Building, Alterations, Mississauga, Ontario; AP018.S1.1977.PR02, Safeco Insurance Company of America, Renovation and Addition to Toronto Office Building, Mississauga, Ontario; AP018.S1.1985.PR09, Safeco Insurance Company of Ontario, Toronto Office Building, Renovations to Lobby and Servery, Mississauga, Ontario; AP018.S1.1986.PR05, Safeco Insurance Company of Ontario, Toronto Office Building, Deletion of Tenant Partitions, Ontario.

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    • Reference Number: AP018.S1.1985.PR01.001
    • Title: Contract tender set of electrical, mechanical, and structural drawings, elevations, sections and plans, Safeco Insurance Company of Ontario, Toronto Office Building, Office and Cafeteria Additions, Mississauga, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: 1985
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • John Cresswell Parkin (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 10 reprographic copies

    Dimensions:

    Sheet: 126 x 84 cm

    Credit line:

    John C. Parkin fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de John C. Parkin/
    Gift of John C. Parkin

    Related units of description:

    • This set of drawings is for this project and another project series describes in this fonds: AP018.S1.1985.PR09, Safeco Insurance Company of Ontario, Toronto Office Building, Renovations to Lobby and Servery, Mississauga, Ontario.
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    • Reference Number: AP018.S1.1985.PR01.002
    • Title: Project documentation, Safeco Insurance Company of Ontario, Toronto Office Building, Office and Cafeteria Additions, Mississauga, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: 1985-1987
    • Form: drawings, photographs, textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • John Cresswell Parkin (archive creator)

    Description:

    This is a box containing project site and interior photos, client contract records, financial records, contractor correspondence, site review reports, meeting reports, tender documents and change orders.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 53 photographic materials
    • Approximately 30 reprographic copies
    • 0.17 l.m. of textual records

    Conditions governing reproduction:

    • Jennifer A.C. Parkin holds copyright to materials in this box. Permission must be sought from the copyright holder before reproductions can be made.

    Credit line:

    John C. Parkin fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de Jennifer A.C Parkin/
    Gift of Jennifer A.C. Parkin

    Related units of description:

    • This box contains records of another project series describes in this fonds: AP018.S1.1985.PR09, Safeco Insurance Company of Ontario, Toronto Office Building, Renovations to Lobby and Servery, Mississauga, Ontario.

    Folder Number:

    018-174-04 to 11

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    • Reference Number: AP018.S1.1985.PR01.003
    • Title: Project documentation, Safeco Insurance Company of Ontario, Toronto Office Building, Office and Cafeteria Additions, Mississauga, Ontario
    • Dates of creation: 1985-1987
    • Form: drawings, textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • John Cresswell Parkin (archive creator)

    Description:

    This is a box containing contemplated change orders and corresponding detail drawings, correspondence with contractors and client, contract records, interoffice letters, detail drawings, and contract specifications.

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • Approximately 480 reprographic copies
    • Approximately 20 drawings
    • 0.142 l.m. of textual records

    Conditions governing reproduction:

    • Jennifer A.C. Parkin holds copyright to materials in this box. Permission must be sought from the copyright holder before reproductions can be made.

    Credit line:

    John C. Parkin fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal
    Don de Jennifer A.C Parkin/
    Gift of Jennifer A.C. Parkin

    Folder Number:

    018-175-01 to 06

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