Breaking the Sod for New Loyola Complex, 1970

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dc.identifier.other 99.03.0321
dc.description b&w photograph
dc.description Very good condition: sides curling, both right corners creased and reverse side stained.
dc.description Photograph of excavator breaking the sod (for new high rise residence and academic complex) to the south of old chapel. The upper floor space of the chapel was renovated into the McNally Theatre Auditorium which opened on March 1 1982, with the stage moved to the east wall and the auditorium seating in the west wall (adjoining McNally Building). In 1989 the chapel's double-height basement gymnasium was converted into two levels housing the Faculty Lounge, IT office, The Den computer lab, and classrooms while still retaining the external facade of the original 1953 church.
dc.description Came in an envelope marked 'Buildings - Construction: Of new academic/residence bldg'. Came with attached note reading: 'Construction equipment frames the former Canadian Martyrs Parish Church, now SMU's new reading room. (Photo: Saint Mary's)'. From Art Gallery.
dc.description.provenance Made available in DSpace on 2010-11-26T17:06:16Z (GMT). No. of bitstreams: 0 en
dc.format.extent 18.8 cm x 25.2 cm
dc.relation.ispartofseries Saint Mary's History Map -- Loyola Complex
dc.subject.other Ignatius Loyola Academic Complex
dc.subject.other McNally Building
dc.subject.other Ignatius Loyola Residence
dc.subject.other Construction
dc.subject.other Residences
dc.subject.other Campuses
dc.subject.other Churches
dc.title Breaking the Sod for New Loyola Complex, 1970
dc.type Image
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