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File AP-0154 - 1040 West Georgia Street, Vancouver, B.C. [Y.M.C.A. building]

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1040 West Georgia Street, Vancouver, B.C. [Y.M.C.A. building]

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  • Architectural drawing

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  • 1976 (Authorship)
    Hopping, Kovach, Grinnell
  • 1912 (Authorship)
    H.S. Griffith, Architect
  • Nov. 1912 (Authorship)
    Philip Brown, Consulting Engineer
  • 1912-1976 (Creation)

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39 architectural drawings : blueprint & diazotype + 4 p. textual records

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File consists of architectural drawings of the Y.M.C.A. building (later the Ritz International Hotel). The drawings depict floor plans, elevations, sections and details. The file also includes four pages of correspondence between the management of the Ritz International Hotel and the Department of Permits and Licensing. The file includes the following sets of drawings:

Original design, architectural: LEG2285.04720 to .04736
Original design, structural: LEG2285.04737 to .04748
Alterations to meet fire by-law requirements, 1976: LEG2285.04749 to .04758

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Five drawings previously part of file AP-0155 were, upon inspection, determined to belong to AP-1054 and have been accounted for as part of this file.

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Access to this file is not restricted; the structure has been demolished.

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No. A103, B82814

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  • Box: 497-20-02
  • Box: 319-14-02
  • Box: 319-15-02
  • Box: 319-15-03
  • Box: 616-E-02 fld 11
  • Box: 848-A-03 fld 07