Print preview Close

Showing 78 results

Archival description
Trinity College Archives Subseries
Print preview View:

The St. George [Mansions]

This sub-series consists of 7 items: 5 ink on linen drawings for an apartment building at the south-west corner of Harbord and St George Streets, Toronto; 2 blueprint architectural drawings outline changes proposed in 1924 to renovate the building to better serve as a student residence. These changes included the expansion of common areas, and the creation of a chapel on the main floor. These subsequent renovations were envisioned by Darling and Pearson, Architects.

Alteration to Right-of-Way

This sub-series includes 1 whiteprint survey drawing and is accompanied by an Agreement regarding a mutual right-of-way leading easterly from St. George Street, and is in agreement between the Governors of the University of Toronto and Trinity College, dated 1 August, 1962.

Lecture Theatre [G.I.T.]

This sub-series consists of 182 items showing the design and construction of the Lecture theatre attached to the Larkin Academic Building, known as the George Ignatieff Theatre. The 5 electrical `as built' drawings by Crossey Langlois Firman are stamped "Received May 28 1979 CLF."

Plan of proposed subdivision of Trinity College Property

This sub-series consists of one plan of survey showing the proposed subdivision of Trinity College property at the Queen Street West location, 1886. Survey shows lands bounded on the south by Queen Street, on the north by Arthur Street [Dundas], and Crawford Street on the west with the E. O. Bickford property bordering the eastern front. Several proposed properties are outlined on a street grid overlaid on the property.

Plan of Trinity University Grounds Showing Proposed Buildings

This sub-series consists of one plan of survey showing the layout of proposed buildings for the Trinity College Queen Street property. Proposed structures include a new convocation hall, library, and suite of professors' residences. Survey is bounded by Queen street on the south, Arthur on the north, with Crawford street and Bellwood's Avenue on the western and eastern boundaries respectively.

Fire Alarm Systems, Trinity College

This sub-series contains 27 technical drawings outlining the installation of the fire protection system. These items bear the stamp, "Approved, F. Coakwell, Chief, Fire Department. This approval applies only to fire extinguishing equipment and fire alarm requirements when applicable". Drawings for St. Hilda's College are also included.

Renovations to Body and Welch Houses

This sub-series consists of 18 items including the "as built" drawings of the architectural, electrical, and mechanical plans. The drawings bear the stamp, "Govan, Kaminker, Azzalino, Architects, Nov 25, 1986". The architectural plans are Set No. 12, signed by Glenn A.A. Stevenson. Electrical plans were prepared by D. A. Sharkey, R.P.E., and mechanical plans by L. M. Bennett, R.P.E., of McGregor-Allsop Ltd, Consulting Engineers, Markham.

Northwest Addition, Kirkwood Wing, Residence for St. Hilda's College, Devonshire Place

This sub-series consists of 78 items showing the design and construction of the Kingwood Wing to St. Hilda's College. This set includes a block plan, floor plans and elevations, structural plans, engineering drawings for electrical and mechanical installations, detailed architectural drawings, some previous alterations, interior decoration, and room plans. This series of architectural drawings was signed by the contractor, Anderson-Smythe Limited.

Academic [Larkin] Building

This sub-series consists of 305 items detailing the design and construction of the Larkin Academic Building. 'As built', or final revision, sets of drawings are included.

Proposed South - East Wing

This sub-series consists of 9 blueprint architectural drawings composed of floor plans and elevations. They were all drawn in the spring of 195 and show a proposed extension wing to the main college building.

North Wing - East Block

This sub-series consists of 59 items detailing the design and construction of Body House.
The original set of plans (parchment/linen/tissue) became the contract set; it carries the signature of the secretary-bursar of Trinity College, the embossed seals of George & Moorhouse, Architects, and Dickie Construction Company Limited.

West Portion - North Wing Extension

This project included only the first floor elevation of what was to eventually become Seager House. A temporary roof was laid over the Combination Room addition until such date that Seager House was completed. See drawings B1958-1960(02)13 and B1958-1960(02)20 for a clear explanation.
The following architectural drawings carry the embossed seal of the architects, George & Moorhouse, and the stamp and signa�ture of construction company, Anderson-Smythe Limited: Dwg #16, #17, #18, #19, #20, #22. The structural drawings carry the seal of the engineer, C.D. Carruthers, and the embossed seal of the architects, George & Moorhouse; the electrical and mechanical plans carry the stamp and signature of the construction company, Anderson-Smythe Limited. Some drawings have been annotated at a later date by the College architect, Patrick Keenleyside.

Space Inventory - Area Take-off

This sub-series consists of 48 drawings drawn from several renovation or construction projects. These drawings, generally simple floorplans, were used to generate a space inventory used by the University in scheduling class space, and student residence accommodations.

Alteration to Right-of-Way

This sub-series consists of 3 blueprint survey drawings showing the alterations made to the to the right-of-way running to the north of the athletic field, changing the flow and volume of traffic. Modifications are shown to Varsity Arena in the form of vehicle access at the south end of the arena.

[Survey showing subdivision of property held by Trinity College]

This sub-series consists of a plan of survey showing the layout of present and proposed subdivision of lands held by the University of Trinity College, and lands adjacent to college grounds, at the northwest corner of the property. Survey is bounded by Queen Street on the south and Crawford Street on the western side of land surveyed.

Plan of Trinity College Property Being Part of Park lot 22, On N. Side Queen St.

This sub-series consists of a plan of survey showing the layout of present lands held by the University of Trinity College, and lands adjacent to college grounds, at the northwest corner of the property, including Bellwoods Park and a subdivision of the north eastern corner of the property boundary. The property is further divided along the western boundary with lots being numbered 1 to 11. Tennis courts, hockey ring, and playing field are outlined and coloured. Survey is bounded by Queen street on the south, Arthur on the north, with Crawford street and Gorevale Avenue on the western and eastern boundaries respectively. This survey is addressed to Rev. Dr. Macklem, Provost & Vice Chancellor, Trinity University, Toronto. This survey is similar to item /A1911 (01) 01.

Plan of North Part of University of Toronto Property

This sub-series consists of 1 ink on paper site plan for Trinity College on the University of Toronto property bounded by Hoskin Avenue, St George Street, Bloor Street, and Avenue Road. This drawing shows proposed buildings as well as already constructed buildings coloured in red. The design for Trinity College shows two quadrangles with Hall/Lecture Rooms on southwest front and Provost's House on southeast front. Separat�ing the two quadrangles are kitchen court and dining hall on the west, and Chapel on the east. Women's Residence is located on the northwest, and Dean's House on the northeast. It includes proposed University Residences/Dormitories on the northwest corner of Hoskin Avenue and road allowance for Devonshire Place, as well as Botanical Laboratory with adjoining glass houses and palm house in botanical gardens to the northeast of the proposed Trinity College buildings.

War Memorial

This sub-series consists of 6 pencil on tissue architectural drawings outlining the design of a War Memorial, as found in the Trinity College Chapel.

Men's Residence and Dining Hall [Whitaker, Henderson, Strachan Hall]

This sub-series contains 237 items detailing the design, development, and construction of Strachan Hall, Henderson Tower, and Whitaker House. Pencil on tissue architectural detail drawings are included, as are 'as built' architectural, mechanical, electrical, and structural drawings. See file listing and notes for specific material breakdown of drawing type.

Plan of a Subdivision of part of The University Grounds

This sub-series consists of one plan of survey as bounded by Hoskin Avenue to the south, Bloor Street to the north, and St. George to the west. Devonshire Place runs centre to those properties outlined. Annotations highlight properties currently held by the Monk Centre for International Studies, previously Devonshire House, university residences.

Renovation and Expansion, Royal Ontario Museum

This sub-series consists of 3 whiteprint drawings. The original drawings were prepared by E.G.M. Cape & Company Ltd. The whiteprint sheets bear the approval dates with stamps and signatures of the Director of Physical Plant, University of Toronto, 23 May 78; Trinity College, 24 May 78; and the Project Director, Royal Ontario Museum, 5 June 78.

Dormitory Furniture

This sub-series consists of 4 whiteprint drawings. These prepared drawings show various furniture designs for residence room furnishings.

Landscape Plan, Philosophers' Walk

This sub-series consists of 4 whiteprint drawings. These drawing outline proposed changes to Philosopher's Walk, University of Toronto. Included is a large format undated topographic drawing showing plantings and other details. 2 pieces of correspondence are also included.

Plan of Trinity Park. Queen Street West

This sub-series consists of two items: 1 plan of survey showing the layout of lands relating to Trinity Park, Queen Street West, outlining the location of Trinity College, St. Hilda's College, and private residences; contour lines are also shown. Plan is bound by Queen Street at the south, Dundas at the north with Shaw and Gore Vale on the western and eastern sides respectively. 1 photograph of the drawing is also included.

Floorplans, Trinity College

This sub-series consists of five drawings showing a proposed renovation to modify the original Trinity College buildings into a Home for Handicapped Veterans, Queen Street West, Toronto.

Incinerator

This sub-series consists of 2 items detailing the proposed design of an incinerator for Trinity College, to be constructed beneath Body House.

Results 1 to 50 of 78