Fonds F02139 - Lily Inglis fonds

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Lily Inglis fonds

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  • Architectural drawing

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  • 1950-2002 (Creation)
    Inglis, Lily

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2.38 m of textual records, 2282 architectural drawings, 14 photographs : b&w and col.

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Lily Inglis, was born in Milan, Italy in 1926. She received a Diploma in Architecture from the School of Architecture, Edinburgh, Scotland, in 1952 and became an Associate Royal Institute of British Architects that same year. In 1957 she received a Certificate in Landscape Design, University College, London University, England. Between 1962 and 1963 she did a practical training period with Kingston architect, Wilfred Sorensen before being admitted as a member of the Ontario Association of Architects in 1963.She had her own practice in Kingston between 1963 and 1965 and had an interior architectural practice in Philadelphia, P.A., U.S.A. from 1965 to 1968. Between 1968 and 1983 she was the sole principal of Lily Inglis Architect working mainly in Downtown Kingston with heritage buildings. Inglis died in 2010.

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The fonds consists of architectural drawings and accompanying project files reflecting the solo career of Lily Inglis including projects she undertook in England, Italy, Philadelphia and Kingston. The drawings consist of tracing paper originals, pencil sketches, diazotypes, acetates, sepia diazoa and black line prints of a variety of different sizes.

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This material was acquired from the home of Lily Inglis in 2001, 2002, and 2005.


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  • English

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(302) Map 61
(302) Map 62
(302) Map 63
(302) Map 64
(302) Map 65
(302) Map 27
F5 B6

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  • Shelf: 2303.46
  • Shelf: 2303.47
  • Map cabinet: (302) Map 61
  • Map cabinet: (302) Map 62
  • Map cabinet: (302) Map 63
  • Map cabinet: (302) Map 64
  • Map cabinet: (302) Map 65
  • Map cabinet: (302) Map 27
  • Shelf: 5079.9
  • Shelf: F5 B6