Fonds C 57
934 architectural drawings
27 centimetres of textual records
Fonds consists of materials created, received and collected by Eric Arthur as an architect and while he was a professor of architecture at the University of Toronto. This fonds is divided into seven series: Photographs of Ontario buildings taken by Eric Arthur (C 57-1); Photographs of Eastern Ontario barns and houses (C 57-2); Canadian architecture photographs from the National Parks Branch (C 57-3); Photographs of buildings, tombstones and street scenes collected by Eric Arthur (C 57-4); Scrapbook of Toronto buildings (C 57-5); Photographs of Ontario houses and tombstones (C 57-6) and Architectural measured drawings collected by Eric Arthur (C 57-7).
The fonds also contains index cards (Sub series C 57-1-3), arranged alphanumerically by Arthur to correspond with many of his photographs.
Eric Ross Arthur (1898-1982) was born in Dunedin, New Zealand, and was one of Canada's most prominent architects and architectural historians.
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Title based on creator of fonds.
Accession numbers 1979, 2274, 2317, 2327, 2458, 9157, 9612, 12351, 13090, 13138, 14388, 24225.
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