Toronto Union Station, Exterior Cleaning of Facades and Colonnades, Toronto (1984-1985)
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  • John Cresswell Parkin (archive creator)

Toronto Union Station, Exterior Cleaning of Facades and Colonnades, Toronto (1984-1985)



Level of archival description:
Extent and medium:
  • 23 drawings (including 21 reprographic copies)
    4 photographs
    0.115 l.m. of textual records
Scope and content:
This project series document the exterior restauration work of Toronto Union Station in Toronto from 1984-1985. The office identified the project number as 8405.

This project consisted of restoration to the exterior of the train station commissioned by VIA Rail Canada Inc. This work was referred to as a clean up in the project documentation. Restauration work was done to the existing exterior stonework, colannades, screens and skylights. This project was referred to as Package A in the materials, with Package B representing a project for interior work (see project series AP018.S1.1984.PR01 in this fonds).
This project is recorded through drawings, photographs and textual records dating from 1984-1985. The drawings are of earlier plans for the station, prepared by architects Ross & Macdonald and some by Public Works Canada. The textual records include correspondence, conference and site reports, contract data, construction documentation, financial records, interoffice letters.
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Materials in this project series have been compiled from different accessions and/or arranged by material type.
Conditions governing reproduction:
  • AP018.S1.1984.PR03.002 (Folders 37-38): Jennifer A.C. Parkin holds copyright. Permission must be sought from copyright holder before reproductions can be made.

Toronto Ontario Canada

Related units of description:
  • Records for related projects are also included in this fonds, see: AP018.S1.1984.PR01, Toronto Union Station, Interior Cleaning of Great Hall, Screens and Skylights, Toronto.

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