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Collection Corridart

  • P119
  • Collection
  • 1976-1981

La collection est composée de documents rassemblés par les avocats des plaignants et déposés à la Cour supérieure du Québec, liés à l'affaire Corridart. La collection documente la conception et l'installation de Corridart, ainsi que son démantèlement rapide et les poursuites légales qui s'en suivirent. Il y a des documents liés à la carrière des artistes qui participèrent au procès et de l'information sur les précédents légaux qui y sont liés.

La collection inclut un inventaire fait par Melvin Charney des sites le long de la rue Sherbrooke, expliquant la conception de Corridart en une rue-musée qu'on visite à pied. Il y a aussi une série complète de photographies de Corridart, documentant les éléments communs (l'assemblage continu) ainsi que les oeuvres exposées le long de la rue Sherbrooke, les panneaux de texte et les sites d'activités. Ces photographies retracent la route complète de Corridart d'est en ouest. Il y a aussi des photographies documentant le démantèlement. D'autres montrent des oeuvres à la fourrière et plusieurs illustrent les dommages qu'elles ont subis. La collection inclut des propositions de projet, des documents de planification, des contrats entre les artistes et le COJO, de la correspondance, des articles de périodiques juridiques, des rapports de réunions, des plans et des esquisses. Il y a aussi des curriculum vitae d'artistes, des photographies, des brochures et d'autres documents liés à la carrière des artistes qui furent assemblés afin d'établir leur statut d'artistes professionnels.

La collection est classée selon deux séries:

P119/1 Textual and related documents
P119/2 Photographs of Corridart installations

Corridart dans la rue Sherbrooke

Fonds Al Palmer

  • P084
  • Fonds
  • [19--] ; 1936-1971

Le fonds porte sur Montréal et sur d'autres villes entre 1940 et 1971.

Il comprend principalement des dossiers thématiques sur les gens et les evénements ayant servi pour des reportages et des chroniques policières. On y retrouve aussi des notes, des documents judiciaires, des coupures de presse, des programmes, des brochures et des photographies.

Palmer, Alan Douglas

Fonds François Brault

  • P110
  • Fonds
  • 1961-1995

Le Fonds François Brault se compose principalement de diapositives portant sur l'art sacré au Québec, mais aussi de diapositives portant sur la production de films et de livres d'art.

Brault, François

Fonds Johnny Holmes

  • P016
  • Fonds
  • [194-]-1986

Le fonds porte sur le jazz à Montréal, surtout à la radio, durant les années 1950 et 1960.

Il est constitué d'arrangements originaux de Johnny Holmes, d'enregistrements des émissions radiophoniques de la CBC, de coupures de presse et de photographies.

Holmes, Johnny

Fonds Myron Sutton

  • P019
  • Fonds
  • 1908-1945

Le fonds donne un aperçu de la carrière musicale de Myron Sutton aux États-Unis ainsi qu'au Canada, et particulièrement à Montréal. Il documente également la carrière des groupes avec lesquels Myron Sutton jouait et ceux qu'il dirigeait incluant les Royal Ambassadors et les Canadian Ambassadors, en plus de porter sur la scène musicale du jazz et sur la vie nocturne de Montréal au cours des années 1930.

Le fonds comprend des documents sonores, un spicilège contenant de la correspondance, des contrats, des programmes, des coupures de presse et des photographies.

Sutton, Myron

Fonds Société du 5 avril

  • P170
  • Fonds
  • 1990-1997

Le fonds porte sur l'administration et les activités de la Société du 5 avril à Montréal, de ses débuts en 1990 jusqu'à la cessation de ses opérations en 1997. Il témoigne principalement des efforts de la Société visant la mise sur pied d'un centre d'artistes autogérés et à l'acquisition éventuelle d'un bâtiment à ces fins.

Le fonds se compose entre autres d'études de faisabilité, de dossiers de travail, de correspondance et de documents promotionnels.

Le fonds regroupe les séries suivantes :

P170/A Administration
P170/A, 1 Documents constitutifs et historiques
P170/A, 2 Assemblées statutaires

P170/B Finances
P170/B, 1 Financement
P170/B, 2 Comptabilisation
P170/B, 3 Opérations bancaires
P170/B, 4 Impôts et taxes
P170/B, 5 États financiers

P170/C Ressources mobilières et immobilières
P170/C, 1 Ressources mobilières
P170/C, 2 Ressources immobilières

P170/D Communications et relations publiques

P170/E Études de faisabilité
P170/E, 1 Documents de travail
P170/E, 2 Documentation de référence
P170/E, 3 Dossiers sur les membres
P170/E, 4 Listes d'équipement requis
P170/E, 5 Rapports

La Société du 5 avril

Overdale collection

  • P169
  • Collection
  • 1986-1988

The collection documents the events which occurred in 1987 and 1988 in the Overdale neighbourhood. It witnesses to the efforts made not only by the local residents but also architects, planners, and others to influence the City of Montreal to avoid demolishing historic buildings and established neighborhoods, and to preserve the city’s built heritage.

The collection includes photographs, moving images, sound recordings, press releases, clippings, meeting notices, correspondence, reports, newsletters and statements on the Overdale resistance prepared by former residents.

Overdale

Jacques Cambay Collection

  • C019
  • Collection
  • [ca.1977-1988]

The Jacques Cambay Collection is the result of Jacques Cambay ‘s research into stained-glass in Quebec, and the contributions of artists working in stained-glass to the Province's artistic heritage. The collection documents stained-glass windows existing in Quebec churches during the 1970s and 1980s. It also includes information pertaining to select churches. In addition, the collection documents the works of a number of stained glass artists, including Guido Nincheri, Charles William Kelsey, and Flavien St. Pierre, and the stained-glass studio "Canadian Pittsburgh Industries Limited" (C.P.I.). Importantly, it contains oral history interviews conducted by Cambay with artists working in stained glass.

The Jacques Cambay collection is composed mostly of photographic materials in form of prints and slides, but also audio cassettes and textual records. As textual materials, the collection consists in pamphlets, newspaper clippings, correspondence, extracts from reference works, and handwritten notes. An index of Quebec churches with stained glass windows completes the collection.

Cambay, Jacques

John Douglas Borthwick collection

  • C021
  • Collection
  • 1897

The collection contains the manuscript titled "The Dark History of Montreal for 130 Years" by Reverend John Douglas Borthwick. the manuscript, dated 1897, appears to cover some of the same topics that are found in his book "History of Montreal, including the streets of Montreal" (1897).

Borthwick, John Douglas

Quinn collection

  • C001
  • Collection
  • 1931-1985

The Quinn Collection was gathered by Herbert Furlong Quinn from the 1930s to the 1970s in order to support his research.
It is principally composed of Canadian political pamphlets and newspapers covering the period from the 1930's to the beginning of the 1980s. The pamphlets present the platforms and agendas of a dozen Canadian political parties as well as several foreign parties. Political parties in Canada include: Quebec Liberal Party, Liberal Party of Canada, New Democratic Party, Labor-Progressive Party, Co-operative Commonwealth Federation, Progressive Conservative Party, Confédération des travailleurs catholiques du Canada, Union Nationale, Social Credit Party of Canada, Bloc Populaire, Canadian Student Assembly, among others. Foreign parties covered by the collection are primarily the German party Christlich Demokratische Union (CDU/ CSU), but also the US-American Socialist Labor Party and League for Industrial Democracy as well as the Republicans and Democrats during the American Presidential Campaign 1964. Furthermore, the collection includes several years of the “Bulletin” (English version), published by the government of Western Germany (Federal Republic of Germany) as well as pamphlets from the Portuguese government from the 1930s.
The collection also includes ancillary materials : First, there are articles and publications written by Herbert F. Quinn related to multiple political topics, including a manuscript of Quinn's book "The Union Nationale : Quebec Nationalism from Duplessis to Lévesque" (1979). Second, there is a selection of Canadian newspapers and newspaper clippings, covering the Canadian Federal Election Campaign of 1949 on the one hand, and the fascist movement worldwide during the 1930s on the other.
Finally, the collection includes court transcripts relating to the occupation of the Sir George Williams Computer Center in 1969, known as the Sir George Williams Affair.

The Quinn Collection contains pamphlets, brochures, statements, newsletters, addresses, policy statements, transcripts, manifestos, newspapers, and newspaper clippings. An index of the pamphlets is available.

The collection is organized in the following series:

C001/A Political Pamphlet Collection

C001/B Politics in the Media

C001/C Publications by Herbert F. Quinn

C001/D Sir George Williams Affair

Quinn, Herbert Furlong

Taras Grescoe fonds

  • P223
  • Fonds
  • 1982-2005, predominant 1998-2004

Fonds consists of a record of the research Taras Grescoe conducted during the process of writing his books Sacré Blues, The Devil's Picnic, and The End of Elsewhere. They document Quebec Society, global tourism, and the prohibited food and substance business.

The records include sound recordings and transcripts of interviews, research materials, drafts of book chapters and articles, travel note books, and correspondence.

Grescoe, Taras

Grant Family fonds

  • F010
  • Fonds
  • 1796-1933

Fonds contains records relating to the Grant family’s everyday activities and occupations. The material includes bills, receipts, certificates, wills, policies, instructional documents, poetry, prescriptions, correspondence between friends and family in Ontario, Montreal, Scotland, and the United States, sermons, religious material, and records relating to the Victoria Toll Bar on Victoria Road.

The fonds has been divided into six series:
F010/A. Attestations, wills, and certificates
F010/B. Correspondence
F010/C. Financial records
F010/D. Instructional records
F010/E. Objects
F010/F. Victoria Toll Bar

Grant family

Peter Desbarats fonds

  • F009
  • Fonds
  • [196-?] – 1976

Fonds contains records relating to the research and writing of Peter Desbarats’ monograph René: A Canadian in Search of a Country. Material consists of transcripts, notes, manuscript and typed drafts and corrections, and correspondence between Desbarats and René Levesque and Desbarats and Dick Brown from Canadian Magazine.

The fonds is divided into three series:
F009/A Interviews
F009/B Manuscripts
F009/C Correspondence

Desbarats, Peter