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Fonds F0025 - Norbert Schoenauer fonds

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CA ACU CAA F0025

Title

Norbert Schoenauer fonds

Date(s)

  • 1960-1968 (Creation)

Level of description

Fonds

Extent and medium

ca. 4 rolls drawings
ca. 0.5 m of textual records

Context area

Name of creator

Biographical history

Canadian architect. Norbert Schoenauer was born in Hungary and received his architectural education in Budapest (B.Arch., Royal Hungarian Technical University, 1945); Copenhagen (Certificate in Architecture, Royal Academy of Fine Arts, 1950); Montreal (M.Arch., McGill University, 1959). He was appointed as Sessional Lecturer to the School of Architecture at McGill University in 1960, and in 1973 became Full Professor there.;His numerous publications include: The Court Garden House (1962 - published in cooperation with Stanley Seeman); The Court Garden House Concept (Habitat, Sept/Oct 1961); The Point-Block Concept (Habitat, Mar/Apr 1962); Changing Architecture and Cumulative Form (The Canadian Architect, March 1965).

Archival history

Acquired by donation in 1977 and 1978.

Schoenauer, Norbert, 1923-

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Scope and content

The fonds consists of drawings, drafts, notes, sketches, and correspondence of Norbert Schoenauer, 1960-1968.

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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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Includes record nos: 26A/77.84, 31A/78.11

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Title based on contents of the fonds.

Alternative identifier(s)

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2991116

Original fonds identifier

CAA-3469

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