UTSC Archives Legacy Collection

Margaret Birch and John Ball at Groundbreaking Event for V.W. Bladen Library
Photo shows Margaret Birch and Librarian, John Ball, at the groundbreaking event for the V.W. Bladen Library in 1981. Photograph is yellowing and shows signs of loss from pinholes.
Margaret Birch, President J. M. Ham, John Ball and Others at Groundbreaking for V.W. Bladen Library
Photo of Margaret Birch MP, UofT President James Milton Ham, Librarian John Ball, and others at the groundbreaking event for the V.W. Bladen Library in 1981. Photograph is yellowing and showing signs of loss from pinholes.
Groundbreaking Event for V.W. Bladen Library
Photo of the Groundbreaking event for the V.W. Bladen Library in 1981. Photograph is yellowing.
Groundbreaking Event for V.W. Bladen Library
Photo of the Groundbreaking event for the V.W. Bladen Library in 1981. Photograph is yellowing.
Bladen Library - books placed on top of shelves
Staff person shelving books on stacks in library. Inscribed on back: books are shelved on top of shelves as well as on the shelves. Inscribed on front: Library 4. Photograph has yellowing, surface grime, dents & adhesive residue (on back).
Margaret Birch, President J. M. Ham and Others at Groundbreaking Event for V.W. Bladen Library
Photo of Margaret Birch MP, UofT President James Milton Ham and others at the groundbreaking event for the V.W. Bladen Library in 1981. Photograph is yellowing and dented.
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.
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.
Margaret Birch, President J. M. Ham and Others at Groundbreaking for V.W. Bladen Library
Photo of Margaret Birch MP, UofT President James Milton Ham and others at the 1981 groundbreaking event for V.W. Bladen Library. Photograph is yellowing and shows signs of loss from pinholes.
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.
Bladen library site with Principal Joan Foley
Principal Joan Foley tours the site of the new library, under construction. Inscribed on Post-It on reverse: 1981 Photograph has adhesive residue on back.
Bladen Library & book boxes
Preparing to shelve library books. Inscribed on back: (l) Marla Miller, Librarian, (m) Jean Deavitt, STL College Librarian. LG - 14. Photograph has yellowing.
Student & staff with computer, Scarborough College
Multimedia tools on computer in library lab. Inscribed on back - student being shown 3-D computer image 1980s. 30% Photograph has surface grime & adhesive residue on back.
V.W. Bladen Library Inside Entrance
Photo shows the inside entrance of the V.W. Bladen Library. Photograph is yellowing and creased.
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.
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).
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.
Principal Foley Looking at V.W. Bladen Library Plans
Principal Joan Foley looking at the future V.W. Bladen Library Plans in 1981. Photograph is yellowing, stained, dented, and has surface residue.