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South Foot of Kinross Street, Vancouver, B.C. [Canadian White Pine Mill]

File consists of architectural drawings of the Canadian White Pine mill located at Blks 9, 17, 18, 26 & 27 of DLs 330 & 331 and WLs 4975, 4976, 4977, 2750, 5915, 5927 & 5957. The drawings depict site plans, floor plans, elevations, sections, details, schedules and equipment schematics. The file includes the following sets of drawings:

Property plan, 1945: LEG2285.05304
Kiln house, 1946: LEG2285.05305 to .05310
Addition to mill building, 1950: LEG2285.05311
Plant extension, 1951: LEG2285.05312 to .05314
'C' mill alterations, 1952: LEG2285.05315 & .05316

1049 Chilco Street, Vancouver, B.C.

File consists of architectural drawings of an apartment block. The drawings depict plot plans, foundation plans, floor plans, roof plan, elevations, sections, details and schedules. The file includes the following sets of drawings:

Architectural: LEG2285.12009 to .120012
Structural: LEG2285.12013 to .12018

5947 Trafalgar Street, Vancouver, B.C. [St. John the Apostle (R.C.) Church]

File consists of architectural drawings of additions and alterations to St. John the Apostle (R.C.) Church. The drawings depict foundation plans, floor plans, roof plans, elevations, sections, details and roof stress diagrams. The file includes the following sets of drawings:

Architectural: LEG2285.11994 to .12002
Structural: LEG2285.12003 to .12008

3696 Kingsway Avenue, Vancouver, B.C. [B.C. Telephone offices and exchange]

File consists of architectural drawings of a B.C. Telephone office building (built as the Dexter Automatic Exchange). The drawings depict site plans, foundation plans, floor plans, roof plans, elevations, sections, details and schedules. The file includes the following sets of drawings:

Original construction, 1955: LEG2285.11966 to .11975
Renovations, 1960: LEG2285.11976 to .11977
Renovations, 1968: LEG2285.11978 to .11979

Stanley Park, Vancouver, B.C. [Vancouver Aquarium]

File consists of architectural drawings of the Vancouver Aquarium main building and later addition of the whale pools. The drawings depict site plans, foundation plans, floor plans, roof plans, elevations, sections, details, schedules and piping schematics. The file includes the following sets of drawings:

Original construction of main building (architectural & structural), 1955: LEG2285.11869 to .11880
Original construction of main building mechanical), 1955: LEG2285.11881 to .11883
Addition to aquarium building (architectural & structural), 1964: LEG2285.11884 to .11914
Addition to aquarium building (mechanical), 1964: LEG2285.11915 to .11930
Whale pools addition (architectural), 1969: LEG2285.11931 to .11951
Whale pools addition (structural), 1969: LEG2285.11952 to .11962
Whale pools addition (mechanical), 1969: LEG2285.11963 to .11964
Whale pools addition (electrical), 1969: LEG2285.11965

453 West 12th Avenue, Vancouver, B.C. [City Hall and East Wing]

File consists of architectural drawings of original construction to the Vancouver City Hall East Wing, and renovations to the main City Hall building. The drawings depict existing and proposed site plans, foundation plans, floor plans, reflected ceiling plans, roof plans, elevations, sections, details, schedules, landscaping plans, control diagrams and specifications. The file includes the following sets of drawings:

City Hall East Wing:

Existing block plan survey, 1966: LEG2285.11713
Original construction (architectural), 1967-1968: LEG2285.11714 to .11766
Original construction (structural), 1968: LEG2285.11767 to .11783
Original construction (mechanical), 1968: LEG2285.11784 to .11800
Original construction (plumbing), 1968: LEG2285.11801 to .11812
Original construction (electrical), 1968: LEG2285.11813 to .11835

City Hall renovations:

Architectural, 1970: LEG2285.11836 to .11851
Mechanical, 1970-1972: LEG2285.11852 to .11868

Townley, Matheson and Partners

Winch building

Photograph shows the Winch building on the corner of Howe Street and West Hastings. The Post Office building is also visible.

Photograph [banquet at Empress Hotel]

Photograph shows members of the Health Department dining in the Empress Hotel dining room at 235 East Hastings Street. Writing on the verso identifies the following; head of table: Dr. Underhill; left side: unidentified, Joe Pitman (Ch. Quar. Officer), Joe Hynes (Ch. Sar. Inspector), Ted Slevin, Sam Kinniston, George Rogers; right side: first six are unidentified, Joe Gibbs, and John Vance.

Los Angeles - Vancouver Sister City 1986

Framed item contains two laminated published maps, top map: Downtown Los Angeles (1984) and bottom map: Greater Los Angeles (1983/1986) presented as a gift to the City of Vancouver in 1986.

Unique Media Incorporated

600 Granville Street, Vancouver, B.C. [B.C.E.R. Company Showroom]

File consists of architectural drawings of the B.C.E.R. Company Showroom (later, Zellers store). The drawings depict site plans, floor plans, elevations, sections, details and schedules. The file includes the following sets of drawings:

Original construction, 1927: LEG2285.10839 to .10844
Additions and alterations, 1945-1949: LEG2285.10845 to .10863
Alterations, 1955: LEG2285.10864 to .10865
Steel staircases installation, 1956: :EG2285.10866

2060 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver, B.C. [B.C. Hardwood Floor Co. plant]

File consists of architectural drawings of the B.C. Hardwood Co. plant (later, Arbutus Woodworks), located at Lot 4 Blk 365 DL 526. The drawings depict floor plans, roof plans, elevations, sections and details. The file includes the following sets of drawings:

Original construction, 1946: LEG2285.11672 to .11675
Addition, 1952: LEG2285.11676 to .11678
Addition, 1959: LEG2285.11679 to .11680

520 Clark Drive, Vancouver, B.C. [Canada Western Woollen Mills plant]

File consists of architectural drawings of various buildings at the Canada Western Woollen Mills plant (later, West Coast Woollen Mills). The drawings depict a key plan, foundation plans, floor plans, roof plans, elevations, sections, details and schedules. The file includes the following sets of drawings:

Original design of main building, 1919?: LEG2285.11563 to .11564
Addition to building, 1939: LEG2285.11565
Addition to building, 1941: LEG2285.11566 to 11570
Addition to building, 1944: LEG2285.11571 to .11572
Additions and renovations to building, 1946: LEG2285.11573 to .11580
Boiler house building smoke stack replacement, 1951: LEG2285.11581 to .11582
Renovations to various mill buildings, 1962: LEG2285.11583 to .11587

Cheakamus River

Item is a map which appears to depict a proposed route for a pole line from a power house on the Cheakamus River to the Squamish River, as well as other unidentified sketches.

Chilliwack River

Item is a map sheet showing a map, traverse data, cross-section from Chilliwack Lake to the BC Electric Railway line west of Cultus Lake.

Daisy Lake

Item is a map sheet containing three small rough preliminary sketch maps: one topographic sketch of a small stretch of an unidentified creek, one topographic sketch of Daisy Lake and immediate area, and a topographic sketch of a section of Stoney Creek.

Plan shewing road traverse & levels from Agassiz to Harrison Lake

Item is a map sheet containing a main map showing the proposed hydro-electric development near Agassiz, B.C., a detail map of the development and two cross-sections of the Harrison River. The map appears to be a preliminary version of MAP 1112, drawn by surveyor H. Idsardi, for the City Engineer's Office to use as the basis for MAP 1112.

Green River & Soo River

Item is a sheet used to draw rough sketch maps, profiles and profiles of various parts of the Green River and Soo River and surrounding areas. The sheets include calculations and miscellaneous notes. The sketches appear to be rough drafts of various elements of various maps and profiles resulting from the Green River survey in 1923.

Chehalis River and Harrison Lake

Item is a map sheet containing draft or preliminary versions of maps of the Chehalis River and Harrison Lake, relating to surveys conducted by H. Idsardi.

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