Series - Records of Museum Construction Project.

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Records of Museum Construction Project.

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  • 1977-1994. (Creation)

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Physical description

65cm : textual records + other material.

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Administrative history

The Costume Museum of Canada collection is housed in a purpose built structure that was constructed on donated land at the intersection of Hwy. 15 and 206 in the Manitoba Rural Municipality of Springfield. Sod was turned for the facility in May of 1982 and construction was completed in time for the official opening of the museum in June of 1983. The museum building was designed by Boyle F. Schaffer Architects with Tyndall Development Corporation Ltd. acting as General Contractor.

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Scope and content

This series consists of records that pertain to the design and construction of the museum facility as well as the records of major repairs, renovations and extensions.

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The records of the Museum Construction Project were in no discernable order when accessioned; order has been imposed by the project archivist based on the arrangement suggested by the International Council of Archives Guide to the Archival Care of Architectural Records 19th-20th Centuries. (Paris: ICI, 2000).

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No restrictions on access.

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Sub-series and file description as necessary to facilitate access to the record; item level description for drawings and technical plans; box lists available.

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Items include architectural plans and drawings.

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  • English

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