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Student Housing Plan
UR-005-2-11 · Subseries · [19--?]
Part of MSVU Facilities Management fonds

Subseries consists of a site plan depicting a student housing project at Mount Saint Vincent University.

Mount Saint Vincent University. Facilities Management
UR-005 · Fonds · 1949-2018

The Facilities Management fonds contains records produced by the Facilities Management department of Mount Saint Vincent University. These records document the department’s various activities on the campus.

Presently, the fonds contains three series.
The first series contains records relating to the university grounds which encompasses nearly 38 acres of land. Types of records in this series include information on the Sister Lua Arboretum, the Mount’s fitness trail (Freda Wales Walking Trail), donations for memorial benches, trees and plants located on campus, and tree and plant care for the campus, including details on pesticide and fertilization activities. The records also include articles and reports detailing grounds maintenance, as well as records relating to the history and design of the MSVU grounds. Finally, important documentation and policies relating to safety are also included. A select number of born-digital files are also part of this series. Please contact an Archivist for more information about the scope and content of these digital files.

The second series contains original architectural plans for a number of buildings at the university, including Evaristus Hall, Seton Academic Centre (referred to as the Academic Building in the architectural plans), E. Margaret Fulton Communications Centre, Rosaria Student Centre, and the Motherhouse as well as other proposed buildings for MSVU campus. Various copies of architectural plans are available and show different designs.

The third series consists of photographs of MSVU campus.

Further accruals for this fonds are anticipated.

Mount Saint Vincent University. Facilities Management
Motherhouse Building
UR-005-2-08 · Subseries · 1957-1973
Part of MSVU Facilities Management fonds

Subseries consists of newspaper articles and architectural drawings pertaining to the Motherhouse.

Mount Saint Vincent University. Facilities Management
Lourd's Building
UR-005-2-05 · Subseries · 1963
Part of MSVU Facilities Management fonds

Subseries consists of records related to Lourd's Building, which used to be situated north of the Seton Academic Centre.

Mount Saint Vincent University. Facilities Management
Grounds Files
UR-005-1 · Series · 1979-2018
Part of MSVU Facilities Management fonds

Series consists of materials relating to MSVU grounds. Records primarily pertain to grounds maintenance, including landscaping, plant and tree locations, watering schedules, plant purchases, turf repair quotes and plans, soil samples, grounds boundaries and measurements, gift trees, memorial benches and plaques, pest control, and pesticide information. Series also includes certain records on the design and construction of the E. Margaret Fulton Communications Centre and the Margaret Norrie McCain Centre.

Series contains information on the Sister Lau arboretum, the Freda Wales walking trail, as well as the community and butterfly gardens. Informational documents also include gardening tips and articles, the history of MSVU grounds, campus maps, newsletters, and records related to initiatives such as plant swaps and “plant of the week.”

Series also includes safety information, including WHMIS (Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System), safety training, safe-operating procedures, safety minutes, handbooks, brochures, and articles.

Mount Saint Vincent University. Facilities Management