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File AP-0127 - 884 Granville Street, Vancouver, B.C. [Orpheum Theatre]

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884 Granville Street, Vancouver, B.C. [Orpheum Theatre]

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  • Architectural drawing

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  • 1944 (Authorship)
    Townley, Matheson and Partners
  • 1940 (Authorship)
    The Interior Hardwood Company
  • 1927 (Authorship)
    Westminster Iron Works Co.
  • [1927?] (Authorship)
    Electric Sign Company
  • 1927 (Authorship)
    J. Coughlan & Sons
  • 1926-1927 (Authorship)
    B. Marcus Priteca, Architect (Seattle, Wash.)
  • 1926-1927 (Authorship)
    Frederick J. Peters, Architect (Seattle, WA)
  • 1926-1927 (Authorship)
    Hall & Stevenson, Structural Engineers (Seattle, WA)
  • 1926-1944 (Creation)

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80 architectural drawings : blueprint

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File consists of architectural drawings of the Orpheum Theatre. The drawings depict foundation plans, floor plans, refleted ceiling plans, roof plans, elevations, sections, details and schedules. The file includes the following sets of drawings:

Original construction (architectural), 1926-1927: LEG2285.29136 to .29190
Original construction (structural), 1926-1927: LEG2285.29191 to .29205
Fire escapes, 1927: LEG2285.29206 to .29209
Signage, 1927: LEG2285.29210 to .29212
Seating redesign, 1940: LEG2284.29213 to .29214
Alterations to exterior and lobby, 1944: LEG2282.29215

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Access to this file is restricted in accordance with FOIPPA legislation. File contains architectural drawings. Researchers wanting to access this file must complete an 'Access to Restricted Records' form and may require permission in writing from the building's owner. See archivist for details.

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No. A151, B32601

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  • Box: 243-F-01 fld 15
  • Box: 323-06-06
  • Box: 259-H-07
  • Box: 289-14-05
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  • Box: 289-14-07