Item REF.2013.005 - Lakeshore Asylum Contract

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Lakeshore Asylum Contract

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CA LGIC REF-REF.2013.005

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  • 2013 (Creation)
    Lakeshore Grounds Interpretive Centre
    Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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  • November 7, 1888 (Creation)
    Department of Public Works for Ontario

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REF.2013.005: Contract

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Vertical document. The background of the document is a beige/light yellow. The top of the page has a number in the centre handwritten and below the number is multiple lines of typed and hand written text filling up about half of the page. On the right beside the text, there is two brown circles near the top and one round but with multiple points around red seal about half way down. Image is within a brown frame.

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(1) 5
(2) Her Majesty as aforesaid, have hereunto signed their names and set their seals on the day first above written
(3) John Dickenson / Edward Dickenson Jr
(4) Signed and sealed by the said parties of the first part, in presence of / JP. Edwards
(5) Signed and sealed by the said Commissioner of Public Works, in presence of / Mr Edwards
(6) [illegible, 1 word] / Court of / Public Works / for Ontario     
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(1) Page number
(2) Contract details
(3) Signatures
(4) Contract details and signer
(5) Contract details and signer
(6) Maker mark     
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(4) A hand drawn line below the signature and a Curly bracket beside to the right
(5) A hand drawn line below the signature and a Curly bracket beside to the right     
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(1) Printed, black ink
(2) Printed, black ink
(3) Handwritten, black ink
(4) Printed and handwritten, black ink
(5) Printed and handwritten, black ink
(6) Handwritten, black ink        
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(1) Top centre of page
(2) Top below number
(3) Below (2) to the right
(4) Slightly below (2) on the left
(5) Below (4)
(6) In the middle of the page on the right     
Mark / Inscription language: English      
Mark / Inscription translation: N/A

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Kivas Tully was an architect, civil engineer, and politician. He was born in Ireland but immigrated to Canada in 1844. In 1868, Tully was appointed the architect and engineer for the Dept of Public Works of Ontario. He was the head architect for various public buildings in Toronto and Ontario. He also designed the asylums in London, Hamilton, Brockville, and the Lakeshore Psychiatric Hospital.

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