Manuscript Collection MS COLL 00540 - Rein Raimet Papers

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Rein Raimet Papers


  • [196-]- (Creation)

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2 boxes

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Biographical history

Rein Raimet was born in Tallinn, Estonia, on Jan. 31, 1935, and emigrated with his family to Canada in 1950. He attended North Toronto C.I. and studied architecture at the University of Toronto. He spent most of his working years in Vancouver with the architectural firm of Arthur Erikson, before partnering with Bain, Burroughs, Hanse and Raimet. In later years he lived in Toronto. Raimet died Feb. 22. 2008.

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Gift of Maio Scott, 2008

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This collection consists of architectural plans and photos for structures designed  in whole and in part  by architect Rein Raimet.

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Material may be requested in person at the Fisher Library Reference Desk, or in advance using our online stack retrieval request form:

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  • English

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Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library, University of Toronto

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