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Fonds F0013 - Hugh McMillan fonds

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CA ACU CAA F0013

Title

Hugh McMillan fonds

Date(s)

  • 1960-1978 (Creation)

Level of description

Fonds

Extent and medium

ca. 5,100 drawings
17.92 m of textual records

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Name of creator

(1928-2002)

Biographical history

Canadian architect. Hugh McMillan worked with Rule Wynn & Rule (Edmonton) as a student, then as an Associate Member of the firm J.A. Cawston and Associates (Calgary) until 1960, when he went into practice with Allan H. Waisman and J.M. Ross under the name of H.W.R. McMillan and Associates (Calgary). In 1964, Jack Long joined the firm and the partnership name was changed to McMillan Long and Associates. After Long retired in 1969, the name of the firm was changed to Hugh McMillan Architects.

Archival history

Acquired by donation in 1977.

McMillan, Hugh

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Scope and content

Fonds consists of drawings, specifications, correspondence, and office files from the architectural practice of Hugh McMillan, 1960-1978. Significant projects include: Calgary Centennial Planetarium, Calgary, AB; Calgary Herald Building, Calgary, AB; Rutland Mews Townhousing, Calgary, AB; Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (SAIT), Calgary, 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

Includes record nos: 16A/77.64 and 286A/04.03.

Note

Title based on contents of fonds.

Alternative identifier(s)

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2991104

Original fonds identifier

CAA-3466

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