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Fonds F0030 - Reid Crowther & Partners Limited fonds

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CA ACU CAA F0030

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Reid Crowther & Partners Limited fonds

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Extent and medium

ca. 200 drawings

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(1965-Present)

Administrative history

Reid Crowther & Partners Limited was established in 1965, but the genealogy of the company goes back to its origins as John Galt, Consulting Engineers, Toronto, 1885. Various partnership name changes as well as changes in location led ultimately to the current incarnation of the firm in Calgary, AB in 1965.

Significant projects include: Brooks Aqueduct (1912); water and sewer systems in Big Valley, Gleichen, and Bassano, AB; Bridge Dam, Kindersley, SK.

Archival history

Acquired by donation in 1977.

Reid Crowther & Partners

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Scope and content

Fonds consists of drawings of the consulting engineering practice of Reid Crowther & Partners Limited, 1906-1946. Significant projects include: Brooks Aqueduct (1912); water and sewer systems in Big Valley, Gleichen, and Bassano, AB; Bridge Dam, Kindersley, SK.

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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: 9A/77.17

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Title based on contents of fonds.

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ckey

2991121

Original fonds identifier

CAA-8

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