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Darling, Frank Dalhousie University North America
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Technical drawings of two arts buildings

File contains plans for two different proposed Arts Buildings at Dalhousie University. by Andrew Cobb and Frank Darling (consulting architect). One building is now known as the University Club and the other may never have been built. The plans include floor plans and elevations for both buildings. Some of the drawings and encapsulated in plastic and some are mounted on matboard.

Darling, Frank

Technical drawing of a building for Dalhousie College

Item is a technical drawing of a building for Dalhousie College. The building may be a suggested building that was never built. The drawing shows two versions of the second floor plan, including an arrangement for the college's present needs (offices, faculty room, and lecture room) and an arrangement for a law library that may be later used as a museum.

Cobb, Andrew Randall

Blueprints for the Arts Building

File contains blueprints for the Arts Building (now the University Club) at Dalhousie University, by architect Andrew Cobb and consulting architect Frank Darling. The drawings include heating plans; riser diagrams; steam and water lines; floor plans; elevations; cross sections; reinforcing plans; details of reinforcement; details of brick dado; and window and door types. The drawings include Set IDs 572 and 1033.

Cobb, Andrew Randall

Technical drawings of the Science Building

File contains plans for the Science Building (now the Chemistry Building) at Dalhousie University by Andrew Cobb and consulting architect Frank Darling. The plans include floor plans; a schedule of tables, hoods, taps, and holes; and details of windows, stairs, lecture rooms, the cupola, and other elements. The file also contains some drawings of the extension built for the Macdonald Memorial Library (now the Macdonald Building ) in 1921.

Cobb, Andrew Randall

Technical drawings of the temporary Arts Building

File contains plans for various buildings on Dalhousie University's Studley Campus. The plans include an addition to a Dalhousie residence on the corner of Oxford Street and Coburg Road; details of wrought iron strap work for the Arts Building; a transome over the vestibule door of the Arts Building; stone caps on columns on the Arts Building; window details on the Arts Building; floor plans and other plans for the temporary Arts Building, later the Law School (now the University Club); and a second Arts Building that was possibly never built.

Cobb, Andrew Randall

Technical drawings of the Macdonald Memorial Library

File contains plans for the Macdonald Memorial Library (now the Macdonald Building) at Dalhousie University by Andrew Cobb (architect) and Frank Darling (consulting architect). The plans include elevations; floor plans; plans for the main entrance; plans for the addition that was built in 1921; and other plans. The file also contains two matted reproductions of drawings of the Macdonald Building exterior and reading room. Some of the plans may be suggested plans for the library that were not completed.

Cobb, Andrew Randall

Technical drawings of the Macdonald Memorial Library

File contains blueprints for the temporary Arts Building, later the Law School (now the University Club) at Dalhousie University by Andrew Cobb and consulting architect Frank Darling. The blueprints include details of portico railings; details of trusses; floor plans; riser diagrams; cross sections; and other plans. Some of the blueprints are accompanied by documents with information for the contractor. The file also include a drawing of the exterior of the building.

Cobb, Andrew Randall

Technical drawings of the Science Building

File contains blueprints and other drawings of the Science Building (now the Chemistry Building) at Dalhousie University, as well as some drawings for the Macdonald Memorial Library (now the Macdonald Building). The drawings were produced by Andrew Cobb and consulting architect Frank Darling. The drawings include floor plans; elevations; window details; interior details; and a rain shield for the chimney of the Macdonald Memorial Library. Some of the drawings may include designs or additions that were not built.

Cobb, Andrew Randall