UTSC Archives Legacy Collection

John Ball, Librarian (L) at the Opening Event for V.W. Bladen Library
Photo shows librarian, John L. Ball (left), at the opening event for the V.W. Bladen Library on March 15, 1982. Photograph is yellowing.
Circulation Card Catalogue and Reference Areas in V.W. Bladen Library
Opening event for the V.W. Bladen Library on March 15, 1982. Photo shows the circulation, card catalogue, and reference areas. Photograph is yellowing, has surface residue, and is showing signs of loss from pinholes.
Card Catalogue & Reference area in V.W. Bladen Library
An opening event for the V.W. Bladen Library on March 15, 1982. Photo shows the card catalogue and reference area. Photograph is yellowing.
Card Catalogue & Reference area in V.W. Bladen Library
Opening event for the V.W. Bladen Library on March 15. 1982, with Mayor Gus Harris and Bladen daughters. Photo shows the card catalogue and reference area. Photograph is yellowing and showing signs of loss from pinholes.
Bladen Library & book boxes
Preparing to shelve library books. Inscribed on back: Inside new Bladen Library. (l) Marla Miller, (m) Jean Deavitt, (r) College Librarian, John Ball. G-13. circa 1982. Photograph has yellowing, surface grime, dents & loss (pin holes).
Library staff & others, Bladen library, Scarborough College
Photograph shows library staff and various faculty members at the opening of the UTSC Library. Inscribed on back - Library 1999. front row: Kristen Guest, William Barek, Elaine Tamura, Marion Hilton, back row: Prof Michael Bunce, Colin McLeod, Leslie Chan, Janice Crichton-Patterson. Photograph has creases.
Study Carrels and Stacks in New V.W. Bladen Library
Photo of the study carrels and stacks in the new V.W. Bladen Library in March. 1982. Photograph is yellowing, stained, scratched, and has surface residue.
Demolition of Bladen Library for construction of ARC building
Photograph shows the demolition of the Bladen Library, where the second UTSC Library was located, in order to make way for the Academic Resource Centre (ARC). The ARC is the location of the current UTSC Library. Inscribed on back: Bladen Library demolished - September 2002. Photo by Ken Jones. Photograph has loss (pin holes).
Bladen Library stacks/shelves
Photograph shows the Bladen Library, empty of books, in preparation for demolition to build the Academic Resource Centre. Inscribed on back: Summer 2002. Rows of empty shelves as Bladen Libary is emptied before construction. Photo by Ken Jones. Photograph is in good condition.
Library staff holding last book to be kept in Bladen library, Scarborough College
Staff working together to facilitate move. Inscribed on back - Summer 2002. "last book" to stay in Bladen, all others to offsite. Clockwise from bottom: Marion, Allison Summersby, Bev Nicholson, Patricia LaCivita, Stephanie Mathers, Janice Patterson, Thi Tar Ma, Mary Ann Vernon. Photo by Ken Jones. Photograph has discoloration & dent.
Principal Joan Foley at Vincent W. Bladen library opening event, in Meeting Place, Scarborough College
Stage Party & guests on stage. Joan Foley at podium, President Ham, Mayor Gus Harris & Margaret Birch seated. Inscribed on back - Official opening Mar 15, 1982. Photograph has yellowing & cockling.
President James Milton Ham at Vincent W. Bladen library opening event, in Meeting Place, Scarborough College
UofT president Ham at podium. Inscribed on back - 87%. Photograph has yellowing, ink stain & cockling.
Portrait of V.W. Bladen, opening of library, Principal Joan Foley, UofT President James Milton Ham, Margaret Birch, MP and Scarborough Mayor Gus Harris. Scarborough College
Inscribed on back - copyright THE MIRROR not to be reproduces without permission. Vincent Bladen Library, Principal Foley, President Ham, Margaret Birch and Mayor G. Harris. Photograph has yellowing, creases, flaking, scratches, abrasions & cockling.
Principal Joan Foley at Vincent W. Bladen library opening event, in Meeting Place, Scarborough College
Joan Foley at podium. Inscribed on back - Official opening March 15, 1982. Photograph has yellowing & cockling.
President James Milton Ham at Vincent W. Bladen library opening event, in Meeting Place, Scarborough College
UofT president Ham at podium & Joan Foley, Margaret Birch & Mayor Gus Harris seated. Photograph has yellowing, dents & cockling.
V. W. Bladen Library Stacks and Study Space
Photo of the V.W. Bladen library stacks and study space in 1982. Photograph is yellowing, scratched, and shows signs of loss from pinholes.
V. W. Bladen Library Stacks and Study Space
Opening event for the V.W. Bladen Library stacks and study space on March 15, 1982. Photograph is yellowing, scratched, and shows signs of loss from pinholes.
Principal Joan Foley at Vincent W. Bladen library opening event, in Meeting Place, Scarborough College
Stage Party & guests on stage. Joan Foley at podium,President Ham, Mayor Gus Harris & Margaret Birch seated. Inscribed on back - Opening ceremony March 15, 1982. Photograph has yellowing & cockling.
Portrait of V.W. Bladen presented by his daughters at opening of library, Scarborough College
Photograph shows Vincent Bladen's daughters unveiling his photograph at the opening of the V.W. Bladen Library at UTSC. Inscribed on back - copyright THE MIRROR not to be reproduced without permission. Vincent Bladen Library, 3 daughters of the late Vincent W. Bladen Photograph has yellowing, surface grime, scratches & cockling.
Margaret Birch, MP, Vincent W. Bladen library opening event, Meeting Place, Scarborough College
Stage Party & guests at opening ceremony. Margaret Birch at podium & Joan Foley seated. Photograph has yellowing & cockling.
Circulation desk, Vincent W. Bladen Library, Scarborough College.
Patrons & staff at circulation desk in library. Inscribed on back - V. W. Bladen Library Circulation Desk 1982 Photograph has yellowing, cockling, surface grime, ink stain, creases & adhesive residue on back.
Elaine Tamura & Janice Crichton-Patterson, Bladen library, Scarborough College
Reference desk in the library. Inscribed on back - V.W. Bladen Library Reference Services 1999 Photograph has dent & adhesive residue on back.
Students in Computer lab, V.W. Bladen Library, Scarborough College
A computer lab was integral to library services. Inscribed on back - W.W. Bladen Library Computer Lab 1987 Photograph has adhesive residue on back.
Construction of Scarborough College: Bladen Library, south view
Bladen Library under construction. Inscribed on back: Southern exposure of new Bladen Library / March 1982. LG-11 Photograph has yellowing, cockling, scratches & loss (pin holes).
Stacks, Card Catalogue, and Reference Areas in V.W. Bladen Library
Opening event for the V.W. Bladen Library on March 15, 1982. Photo shows the stacks, card catalogue, and reference areas of the library. Photograph is yellowing and showing signs of loss from pinholes.
Library staff with last book to be kept in Bladen library, Scarborough Campus
Staff working together to facilitate move. Inscribed on back - Summer 2002. "last book" to stay in Bladen, all others to offsite. Clockwise from bottom: Marion, Allison Summersby, Bev Nicholson, Patricia LaCivita, Stephanie Mathers, Janice Patterson, Thi Tar Ma, Mary Ann Vernon. Photo by Ken Jones. Photograph has crackling & scratches.
Professor Bladen's Daughters at Opening Event for V.W. Bladen Library
Professor Bladen's daughters, Opening event for the V.W. Bladen Library on March 15, 1982. Photo shows Professor Bladen's daughters. Photograph is yellowing and stained.
Opening Event for V.W. Bladen Library
Opening event in the Scarborough Campus Meeting Place for the V.W. Bladen Library on March 15, 1982. Photograph is yellowing and scratched.
Janice Crichton-Patterson with student, Scarborough College
Computer instruction for library services such as research. Inscribed on back - 1990s Janice Crichton-Patterson, Lirbrarian instructing a student. Copyright U-9 Photograph has scratches.
V.W. Bladen Library Inside Entrance
Photo shows the inside entrance of the V.W. Bladen Library. Photograph is yellowing and creased.
V.W. Bladen Library
Photo of the new V.W. Bladen Library in 1982. Photograph is yellowing.
Margaret Birch, MP. at Vincent W. Bladen library opening event, in Meeting Place, Scarborough College
Margaret Birch at podum facing guests at opening ceremony. Photograph has yellowing & cockling.
V.W. Bladen Library Official Opening
Librarian John Ball at the circulation desk of the V.W. Bladen Library on March 15, 1982. This photo is from the official opening. Photograph is yellowing and showing signs of loss from pinholes.
Donor Plaque in V.W. Bladen Library
Opening event for the V.W. Bladen Library on March 15, 1982. Photo shows the Library Donor Plaque. Photograph is yellowing.
Study Carrels in V.W. Bladen Library
Opening event for the V.W. Bladen Library on March 15, 1982. Photo shows the study carrels in the library. Photograph is yellowing.