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Part p00257 - First floor plans for 383-389 Portage Avenue and 290 Edmonton Street (The Edmonton Block)

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Title proper

First floor plans for 383-389 Portage Avenue and 290 Edmonton Street (The Edmonton Block)

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  • Architectural drawing

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p00257

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  • Apr. 1909 (Creation)
    Creator
    Atchison, John D.
  • Apr. 1909 (Creation)
    Creator
    Winnipeg (Man.). City Engineer

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1 architectural drawing : blueprint

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(1870-[1959?])

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(1874-1971)

Administrative history

Building inspection was included as one of the duties of the City Engineer when responsibilities for this position were formalized by by-law in 1899. Since then, the City of Winnipeg has required all persons proposing to construct a new building or significantly renovate an existing building, to apply for a permit authorizing the work. As part of the permit application process, builders were required to submit 'drawings in blue or white print to scale, fully dimensioned, accurately figured, explicit and complete.'

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Blueprint plans of first floor of 383-389 Portage Avenue and 290 Edmonton Street (the Edmonton Block), designed by John. D. Atchison for W.H. Gardner. Drawing 2 of 6.

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Fragile: Call for appointment.

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Building permit 2792/12

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cowa

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