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Fonds C 25

Jack Ryrie fonds


About these records

Title
Jack Ryrie fonds
Dates of Creation
[188-?]-1990
Physical Description

423 architectural drawings

19 centimetres of textual records

1 volume of textual records

26 black and white and colour sketches

1957 photographs

Scope and Content

Fonds consists of personal and professional records of Toronto architect Jack Ryrie. This includes work done for various architectural firms, including Saunders and Ryrie, Mathers and Haldenby, and Allward and Gouinlock.

Personal records include certificates, diaries, notebooks and sketches and paintings, in a variety of media, created while living in Toronto as well as while traveling and studying in Europe, the Middle East and Egypt.

Fonds also includes records relating to Ryrie's purchase, restoration and occupation of the Toronto residence named "Whitehall".

Photographic records document family and friends, Whitehall, travels and historic buildings of Ontario

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Administrative History or Biographical Sketch

Jack Ryrie (1903-1988) was a Toronto architect who was a founding partner in the firm of Saunders and Ryrie.

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Ryrie, Jack, 1903-1988

Restrictions on Access
No restrictions on access.
Terms For Use and Reproduction
Copyright primarily held by creator. There are no restrictions on reproduction for research and private study. If you wish to use other than for research and private study any of this material, submit a Request for Permission to Publish, Exhibit or Broadcast Form.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The first donation, consisting of architectural drawings, was donated to the Archives of Ontario by Jack Ryrie in 1980. The scrapbook was donated to the Archives of Ontario by the Faculty of Architecture, Landscape and Design of the University of Toronto, in 2002. Photographs, sketches, textual material and additional architectural drawings were donated by the Estate of Mary Gifford Ryrie in 2005.
Former Codes

Accession numbers: 10601, 13842, 42516, 48399.

D1802 to D1833

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Records series that make up this fonds

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Reference Code Series Title
C 25-1 Architectural and business records created or collected by Jack Ryrie
C 25-2 Jack Ryrie personal memorabilia
C 25-3 Records relating to Jack Ryrie's 1926 trip to Europe, the Middle East and Egypt
C 25-4 Records relating to the Jack Ryrie home, "Whitehall"
C 25-5 Jack Ryrie personal, professional and family photographs