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Date Published:
August 2008

Mémoires / Theses


Kathryn J. Banham, The Architecture and Painting Collection of the Mount Royal Club, Montreal, 1899-1920, M.A. thesis (Art history), Concordia University, 2006, 168p.


The Mount Royal Club, Sherbrooke Street, Montreal, ca 1910. McCord Museum of Canadian history, Notman Photographic Archives, MP-0000.823.4

Table of Contents

Title page



List of Figures


Chapter One

The Founding of the Mount Royal Club in 1899 and its Position Within Montreal's Cultural and Social Milieu

Chapter Two

The New McKim, Mead and White Building, 1904-1906

Chapter Three

The Mount Royal Club's Collection of paintings, 1899-1920



Appendix A

Mount Royal Club Kitchen Staff Wages, 1999

Appendix B

Total Cost of Clubhouse and Interior Decoration and Furnishings

Appendix C

Founding Members

Appendix D

Biographies of McKim, Mead and White

Appendix E

List of Insured Paintings, December 1907

Appendix F

Inventory of Paintings Collected Between 1899-1920



Download the Thesis (PDF format)


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