University of Ottawa

~1970
2017
Former Macdonald Hall with the Barracks in front.
Former Macdonald Hall with the Barracks in front.
Title: Untitled. Reference number: AE-1051
We gave it a
+5
Better use of available space. Dilapidated buldings replaced by more functional ones.
Visitors's vote
+3.6
27 votes
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Both photos show the former Macdonald Hall. The Hall was demolished a few weeks after the 2016 photos was taken in order to make room for the new STEM Complex that will be built at the same location. The bungalow type building in front of the archival photo was...
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~1970
2016
Former Nicholas Street in Ottawa
Nicholas Street in Ottawa
Title: Untitled. Reference number: AE-938
We gave it a
-5
Regression in the urban fabric. Increase in car traffic.
Visitors's vote
+1.4
29 votes
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This comparison, and the many that will follow, gives an idea of what Nicholas Street used to be compared to the long 417 Queensway off ramp and onramp that it is now. As the archival photo shows, the modest Nicholas Street had some flaws; it had several parking lots...
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1938
2013
Former St. Joseph School at Osgoode and College in Ottawa
Fauteux Hall in University of Ottawa in 2013.
Title: Untitled. Reference number: No reference number provided.
We gave it a
-2
Visitors's vote
-1.5
39 votes
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The former St. Joseph school was located on the long gone College Street near Osgoode street.  The site has been swallowed by the University of Ottawa and the Fauteux Hall (Law Faculty) is now located on that lot....
~1900
2013
Tabaret Hall of University of Ottawa
Tabaret Hall of University of Ottawa in 2013
Title: University of Ottawa. Reference number: 3319115
We gave it a
+1
The building is the same. Its surrounding gained in maturity.
Visitors's vote
+2.6
55 votes
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