Urban upgrading proposals in Mexico
Part of:
  • McGill University. Minimum Cost Housing Group (archive creator)

Urban upgrading proposals in Mexico



Level of archival description:
Extent and medium:
  • 0.03 l.m. of textual records
    16 panels
    8 drawings
    6 sketchbooks
Scope and content:
This project series documents Minimum Cost Housing Group's project a proposal for urban upgrading in La Esperanza, Mexico in collaboration with the municipal gouvernment of Zihuatanejo, in 1995 and 1996. The project for upgrading popular housing, is also known as the "Fingers of Hope" (in Spanish "Los dedos de la esperanza).Included in the project series are documents related to the production of presentation panels for the proposal of urban upgrading and the final version of the presentation panels with photographs and houses plans.
Reference number:



Island of Montréal Québec Canada

Credit line:
Minimum Cost Housing Group fonds
Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
Don de Vikram Bhatt/
Gift of Vikram Bhatt
Language of material:
  • English
  • Spanish

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