Allward & Gouinlock Inc.

Title: Allward & Gouinlock Inc. fond

Date(s) of creation:  1945-1982

Physical description:  Approx. 300 items of architectural records; 4 compact discs of copies.

Admin. history/Biographical Sketch: Allward & Gouinlock Inc. was a Toronto based architectural firm that designed both public and private buildings across Canada.   Hugh Allward (1899-1971) was the son of legendary Canadian sculptor Walter Allward, who is best known for the Canadian War Memorial at Vimy Ridge.  His partner in this firm was G. Roper Gouinlock (1896-1979), son of George W. Gouinlock, chief architect of the Canadian National Exhibition.

Scope and content:  Architectural drawings of University buildings including architectural, structural, mechanical, electrical and design drawings.  Buildings include: Mechanical Engineering Building, the School of Nursing, Dentistry Building, Lash Miller Chemistry Building, the Examination Hall and Victoria College Library addition.  Electronic copies of all drawings of the Lash Miller Chemistry Building also available on CD.

Access/Use: Open

Finding aids:  Container list.

Accession number: B1995-0008