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Victoria University (Toronto, Ont.). Board of Regents Fonds

Victoria University (Toronto, Ont.). Board of Regents Fonds

Series 2, Sub-series 3: Records of various building committees

Title

Records of various building committees

Dates of Creation

1844–1972

Extent

45 cm of textual records

ADministrative history

The Library Expansion Committee was created in 1958 on recommendation of the Building Committee of the Board of Regents; it was responsible for studying and reporting plans for providing additional library facilities, academic offices and seminar rooms, and was to have regard for the location of the United Church Archives and for the sighting of future buildings on the campus. The Committee submitted its report, which recommended the construction of a new library building, in 1959.

Scope and Content

Sub-series consists of minutes, reports, correspondence, contracts, agreements, architectural designs and plans from various committees and subcommittees related to buildings, including the following:

-Building Committee (Victoria College, Toronto)
-Plans and Building Committee (Emmanuel College and residences)
-Space-use Committee
-Campus Centre Building Committee

Notes

Source of title proper

Title based on contents of sub-series.

availability in other formats

The Minute Book of the Building Committee (File 1987.129V 1-8) has been scanned. See box/file list below.

Accruals

No further accruals are anticipated.

Related Groups of Records in Different Fonds

See also Bursar’s Office (Fonds 2001) for related records and architectural drawings.

Access Points:

  • Victoria University (Cobourg, Ont.). Building Committee (Victoria College, Toronto)
  • Victoria University (Toronto, Ont.). Birge–Carnegie Library
  • Victoria University (Toronto, Ont.). Board of Regents. Library Expansion Committee
  • Victoria University (Toronto, Ont.)—Designs and plans
  • Victoria University (Toronto, Ont.). E.J. Pratt Library (Building)
  • Victoria University (Toronto, Ont.). Emmanuel College (Building)
  • Victoria University (Toronto, Ont.). Victoria College (Building)
  • Victoria University (Toronto, Ont.). Wymilwood (Building)

Subjects

  • Architectural design

Box/File List

Acc. No. Box File Title Date
1987.108V 2 4a Wymilwood Building Committee - Correspondence, Architectural Drawings 1952–1954
2 4b Wymilwood Building Committee - Correspondence  1951–1952
2 5 Wymilwood Building Committee - Correspondence  1952–1954
1990.055V  1 Wymilwood Building Committee - Specifications and construction contracts 1951
1987.132V 1 Wymilwood Building Committee - Furnishings Committee  1951–1952
1987.108V 2 9 Campus Centre Building Committee - Correspondence, Reports, Architectural Drawings 1970
  2 10 Campus Centre Building Committee - Reports, correspondence, minutes of the committee 1971
1987.129V 3 1a Campus Centre Building Committee - Minutes, Correspondence, Supporting Records 1972
3 1b Campus Centre Building Committee - Minutes, Correspondence, Supporting Records 1972
3 2 Campus Centre Building Committee - Cost Analysis  1971
1 Campus Centre Building Committee - Records Campus Centre 1969–1972
1987.129V 1 6 Space Use Committee 1971
1987.108V 1 Building Committee - Correspondence and reports 1929–1931
1 7 Building Committee:  Residences 1956–1957
1987.128V 1 1 Building Committee - Minutes of the Committee Re:  Building, Site and Settlements of University Confederation 1886–1888
1987.129V 1 8 (pdf, 6MB) Building Committee - Minute Book of the Building Committee 1890–1892
1990.055V 1 1 Building Committee - Victoria College [work certificates/contracts from William Storm Architect for Victoria College Main Building] 1891-1892
1991.086V 4 22  Building Committee - Faraday Hall  [Cobourg, Ontario] 1875–1877
4 23 Building Committee - Report to the Building Committee regarding Proposed Athletic Union Building [from Athletic Union] 1906
1991.086V 4 26 Building Committee - Victoria College records 1856,1872, 1874, 1886, 1889, 1891
4 27 Building Committee - Victoria College Committee on Site Buildings and Legislation 1886–1891
4 28 Building Committee - Sub-committee on plans and estimates 1886–1891
1998.073V 1 1 Building Committee - Architects’ correspondence and designs 1886–1888
1 2 Building Committee - Architect’s design 1886
1 3 Building Committee - Contract with builders 1890
1 4 Building Committee - Building accounts 1888–1892
1 5 Building Committee - Description to accompany design 188–?
1 6 Building Committee - Reports, instructions, correspondence, contracts and other records 1891–1897
1987.108V 1 1 Committee on Library Building and Grounds 1908
1 8 Various Library Building Committees - Minutes and reports  1957–1961
1 Various Library Building Committees: minutes, reports and correspondence  1957—1958
1 10  Library Expansion Committee - minutes, reports and correspondence  1958-1959
1 11a  Library Expansion Committee - minutes, reports and correspondence    1960–1961
1 11b Library Expansion Committee - minutes, reports and correspondence  1959–1960
1987.129V 1 3 Library Expansion Committee 1959–1961
1 Library Expansion Committee 1958–1959
1 Library Building Committees - Pratt Library  [construction contracts] 1960
1991.086V  4 25  Library Building Committees - Library Building and unrelated records [includes records of Upper Canada College] 1844-1908
1993.125V TR 1 Library Expansion Committee Report 1958