Item is a photograph taken during the demolition of the heating plant to make room for the Sir Charles Tupper Medical Building at Dalhousie University. The photograph shows the heating plant's chimney collapsing.
Item is a photograph of a backhoe an another piece of equipment being used to excavate a field at Dalhousie University in order to install or repair a heating system. Three men are working on the site.
Fonds consists of administrative files, community involvement details, contract records, correspondence, employee records, financial documents, job estimates and job files, legal documents, photographs, plans, printed material, notes on solar heating projects, sound recordings, and union/association documents, as well as a series with material from the Murphy and Wharton Company. This material spans over 100 years from 1858 to 1987, and illustrates how business was conducted (meetings, annual reports, accounting and financial statements) and the relationship with the community (both charitable and with other businesses). There are also very detailed accounts of the work done by the company, from initial quotes through to project planning, blueprints, product literature, and finishing. Together the items demonstrate the organizational structure, management, and operations of the Powers Brothers company. These items provide insight into business operations in Nova Scotia throughout the late 19th and 20th centuries.
Subseries contains 193 photographs of the Nova Scotia Agricultural College campus, which includes buildings and landscapes, residences, barns, athletic complex, residence, library, etc. These were taken between 1892-2004.
Subseries contains records pertaining to the construction and renovation of buildings on the Nova Scotia Agricultural College campus between 1912-1986. Record types include reports, designs, blueprints, and correspondence.
Fonds consists of textual records and photographs that document the Shaw family and portions of the history of L.E. Shaw Limited. Fonds contains bills payable/receivable, annual reports, catalogues and bulletins, and photographs of Shaw family and company.
The fonds contains photographs of singers and musical groups, theatrical paraphernelia, and documents regarding the construction of Ward's home on Beaufort Avenue in Halifax, Nova Scotia, as well as other printed material.
File contains photographs taken during the construction and cornerstone laying of the Arts & Administration Building, now known as the Henry Hicks Academic Administration Building, at Dalhousie University.
Item is a photograph of the cornerstone of the Henry Hicks Academic Administration Building at Dalhousie University. The photograph shows the cornerstone sitting on an unfinished stone wall, with a small crane holding it.
Item is a photograph taken during the construction of the Henry Hicks Academic Administration Building at Dalhousie University. The photograph was taken from the roof of the building overlooking Halifax.
Item is a photograph taken during the construction of the Henry Hicks Academic Administration Building at Dalhousie University. The photograph shows a man standing in the building's courtyard with construction equipment.
Item consists of two copies of a photograph taken during the construction of the Henry Hicks Academic Administration Building at Dalhousie University. The photograph shows two men putting a stone sculpture in place with chains and pulleys.