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File AP-0155 - 955 Burrard Street, Vancouver, B.C. [Y.M.C.A. building]

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955 Burrard Street, Vancouver, B.C. [Y.M.C.A. building]

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  • Architectural drawing

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  • Oct. 1945 (Authorship)
    R. Lennox Mackenzie, Consulting Electrical Engineer
  • 1940-1946, 1958 (Authorship)
    McCarter, Nairne and Partners
  • 1940 (Authorship)
    W.G. Swan, Consulting Engineer
  • 1940-1958 (Creation)

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77 architectural drawings : blueprint

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File consists of architectural drawings of the second Y.M.C.A. building. The drawings depict site grading profiles, floor plans, roof plan, elevations, sections, details and schedules. The file includes the following sets of drawings:

Original design, architectural, 1940: LEG2285.04729 to .04746
Original design, structural, 1940: LEG2285.04747 to .04762
Handball court, addition, 1942: LEG2285.04763 to .04768
Addition to building, architectural, 1945: LEG2285.04769 to .04778
Addition to building, structural, 1945: LEG2285.04779 to .04781
General purpose room, 1946: LEG21285.04782 to .04785
Proposed gymnasium exit to Beatty Street: leg2285.04786
Additions and alterations, architectural, 1958: LEG2285.04787 to .04793
Additions and alterations, structural, 1958: LEG2285.04794 to .04805

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Five drawings previously part of this file were, upon inspection, determined to belong to AP-1054 and have been moved to that file.

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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. A207

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  • Box: 616-E-02 fld 12
  • Box: 190-A-02 fld 01
  • Box: 190-A-02 fld 02
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