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Fonds F0010 - Douglas Cardinal fonds

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CA ACU CAA F0010

Title

Douglas Cardinal fonds

Date(s)

  • 1961-1984 (Creation)

Level of description

Fonds

Extent and medium

ca. 12,000 drawings and other material

Context area

Name of creator

(1934-)

Biographical history

Canadian architect. Douglas Joseph Cardinal was born in Calgary, Alberta, March 7, 1934. He received his B.Arch. from the University of Texas, Austin in 1963. He married Marilyn Gale Zamar in 1973, and they have five children: three boys and two girls. After working for Bissell & Holman (1963-67) he became principal in the firm Douglas J. Cardinal Architect (1964). He is a Fellow in the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (1983) and a member of the Royal Canadian Academy of Arts (1974).

Archival history

Acquired by donation in 1990.

Cardinal, Douglas Joseph, 1934-

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Scope and content

Fonds consists of drawings, display material, models, specifications, correspondence, and office files from the architectural practice of Douglas J. Cardinal Architect, 1961-1984. Significant projects include: Alberta Pavilion, Expo '86; Leighton Artist Colony, Banff, AB; Sacred Heart Church, Terrace, BC; St. Mary's Church, Red Deer, AB.

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Further accruals expected.

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No restrictions on access.

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The material is in English.

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Note

Also includes ca. 10 display items, 8 models, 45 print plates, 741 negatives, 13 transparencies, 7 transmittal sheets.

Note

Includes record nos: 252A/90.01

Note

Title based on contents of fonds.

Alternative identifier(s)

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2991101

Original fonds identifier

CAA-3456

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