Louis Brier Home and Hospital Courtyard, Vancouver, British Columbia (1986-1987)
Part of:
  • Cornelia Hahn Oberlander (landscape architect)
  • Cornelia Hahn Oberlander (archive creator)
  • Matsuzaki Wright Architects (architectural firm)

Louis Brier Home and Hospital Courtyard, Vancouver, British Columbia (1986-1987)



Level of archival description:
Extent and medium:
  • 0.02 l.m. of textual records
    11 drawings (including 1 reprographic copy)
Scope and content:
Project series documents Cornelia Hahn Oberlnader's landscape project for a courtyard at the Louis Brier Home and Hospital, located at the corner of Oak Street and West 41st Street in Vancouver, British Columbia. Oberlander worked on this project in 1986-1987. The project consisted in a courtyard garden for the elderly with a selection of edibles and flowers to create a place to sit for the residents.

The project series contains sketches, design development drawings, including planters details, general landscape plans, and planting plans, some working drawings, such grading and planting plans, and reference drawings for the building from the architects Matsuzaki Wright Architects. The project is also documented through textual records, including correspondence, Oberlander's concept notes, specifications, cost estimates, plant selection documents and research material.
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Material in this project series was kept in its original order when it was first processed upon its arrival at CCA.

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