The Montreal Villa: 1830 to 1930

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Author/collaborator
Title
The Montreal Villa: 1830 to 1930
Abstract
A study of the historical development of the villa in Montreal, as well as the typical well-to-do owner, servants, life in the house, and technological developments. The author examines the relationship of the Victorian and Edwardian villa as a typology and predecessor of the egalitarian suburban dream house. The villas the author studies are: Ravenscrag, Lord Mount Stephen's residence, the Hugh Graham residence, the Hosmer house, the Ross residence, the Molson residence, and Purvis Hall.
Type
Master's Thesis
University
McGill University
Place
Montreal
Date
1984
Language
en
URL
Citation
Jooste, Johan K. “The Montreal Villa: 1830 to 1930.” Master’s Thesis, McGill University, 1984. http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/obj/thesescanada/vol2/QMM/TC-QMM-63246.pdf.
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