New life for old buildings
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New life for old buildings proceedings of the Symposium at Kingston, Ontario, 9, 10, 11 September 1976

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Published by Frontenac Historic Foundation in [s.l.] .
Written in English


  • Historic buildings -- Canada -- Conservation and restoration,
  • Architecture -- Canada -- Conservation and restoration

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Edition Notes

Statementeditor: Mary Fraser.
ContributionsFraser, Mary, Frontenac Historic Foundation., Heritage Canada., Ontario Heritage Foundation.
LC ClassificationsNA 109, NA109C2 N48
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 102 p. :
Number of Pages102
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20413125M

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