Perrault, Maurice

PERRAULT, Maurice (1857-1909)
(biography in preparation)

PERRAULT & MESNARD

(works in Montreal unless noted)

GRAND SEMINAIRE DE MONTREAL, Sherbrooke Street West, chapel for the College de Montreal, 1881-83 (Montreal, Les Couvents, 1984, 147)
ST. JEAN BAPTISTE ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH, Rachel Street at Henri Julien Avenue, completion of the sacristy, 1882; burned January 1898 (E.J. Auclair, Saint-Jean-Baptiste-de-Montreal, 1924, 51)
LONGUEUIL, QUE., Chambly County Registry Office, Chambly Road, 1882 (dwgs. at ANQM, CAR 40/4, P 147, 329-35)
VALLEYFIELD, QUE., Ste. Cecile Roman Catholic Cathedral, 1881-84; presbytery, 1886 (La Minerve [Montreal], 24 March 1882, 2, t.c.; Gazette [Montreal], 4 Oct. 1884, 3, descrip.; 12 Jan. 1887, 2)
ST.-STANISLAS-DE-KOTSKA, QUE., Roman Catholic Church, 1882 (Gazette [Montreal], 12 Jan. 1885, 2)
GLEN NEVIS, ONT., St. Margaret's Roman Catholic Church, 1882 (NAC, list of works)
JOLIETTE, QUE., St. Charles Roman Catholic Cathedral, St. Charles Borromee Street North, 1883 (Gazette [Montreal], 12 Jan. 1885, 2)
LACHENAIE, QUE., St. Charles Roman Catholic Church, 1883; Presbytery 1888 (NAC, list of works)
ST.-JEAN-DE-MATHA, QUE., Roman Catholic Church, 1883 (Gazette [Montreal], 12 Jan. 1885, 2)
VARENNES, QUE., Ste. Anne's Roman Catholic Church, 1883 (l'Opinion Publique [Montreal], 26 July 1883, 359)
ST. CUTHBERT, QUE., completion of the Roman Catholic Church, 1884 (Gazette [Montreal], 12 Jan. 1885, 2)
OTTAWA, ONT., major addition to the Roman Catholic College for the Oblate Fathers, 1884 (Gazette [Montreal], 12 Jan. 1885, 2)
NAPIERVILLE, QUE., restoration of St. Cyprien Roman Catholic Church, 1884; burned 1887; rebuilt (La Minerve [Montreal], 5 Aug. 1884, 2, t.c.)
CHABOILLEZ SQUARE, Police Station No. 6 and Fire Station No. 4, 1885 (NAC, list of works; Gazette [Montreal], 12 Jan. 1887, 2)
STE. THERESE-DE-BLAINVILLE, QUE., Roman Catholic Church, 1885 (La Minerve [Montreal], 22 July 1885, 2, t.c.)
TURNER'S FALLS, MASS., completion of St. Anne's Roman Catholic Church, J Street, 1885 (NAC, list of works)
CHAPELLE NOTRE-DAME-DE-BONSECOURS, St. Paul Street, reconstruction of north facade, 1885; reconstruction of steeple, 1886; reconstruction of south facade, 1892 (L. d'Iberville-Moreau, Lost Montreal, 1975, 122-3, illus.; Montreal, Les Eglises, 1981, 106-11, illus.)
LONGUEUIL, QUE., St. Antoine Roman Catholic Church, St. Charles Street, 1885 (Gazette [Montreal], 12 Jan. 1885, 2; C.A.B., iii, Sept. 1890, 102, descrip. & plate illus.; L. Voyer, Eglises Disparues, 1981, 83-4, illus.)
CADIEUX STREET, three housees for Alfred Rambeau, 1886 (Gazette [Montreal], 12 Jan. 1887, 2)
DOMINION OILCLOTH CO., Parthenais Street, major addition and reconstruction of wing destroyed by fire, 1886 (Gazette [Montreal], 12 Jan. 1887, 2)
STE. CATHERINE STREET WEST, at Drummond Street, six stores and houses for the John Pratt Estate, 1886 (Gazette [Montreal], 12 Jan. 1887, 2)
MANSFIELD STREET, at Dorchester Street West, three houses for Joseph O. Gravel, Edwin Hurtibise and for the architect Maurice Perrault, 1886 (Gazette [Montreal], 12 Jan. 1887, 2)
COMMISSIONERS STREET, three stores for E.A. Genereux, 1886 (Gazette [Montreal], 12 Jan. 1887, 2)
WEST TROY, N.Y., St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Church, 19th Street, 1886 (Gazette [Montreal], 12 Jan. 1887, 2)
ST. ANICET, QUE., Roman Catholic Church, 1886 (NAC, list of works)
ST.-LEONARD-DE-PORT-MAURICE ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH, Jarry Street East, presbytery, 1886; church 1887-89; burned 1907; rebuilt by H. Bergeron from plans by Perrault & Mesnard (Montreal, Les Eglises, 1981, 312-15, illus.)
SACRE-COEUR-DE-JESUS ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH, Ontario Street at Plessis Street, 1886-87, completion of upper portions of church begun in 1876 by Adolphe Levesque; damaged by fire 1922; rebuilt (C.A.B., vii, Sept. 1894, 111, descrip. & plate illus.; Montreal, Les Eglises, 1981, 144-9, illus.)
ST. LIN-DES-LAURENTIDES, QUE., Roman Catholic Church and Presbytery, 1886-87 (Gazette [Montreal], 18 Dec. 1886, 3)
ADAMS, MASS., Notre Dame Roman Catholic Church, Columbia Street, 1887 (NAC, list of works; Adams Historical Society Newsletter, xv, Dec. 1988, illus.)
ARTHABASKA, QUE., interior decoration of St. Christophe Roman Catholic Church, and a Presbytery, 1887 (NAC, list of works; Continuite [Quebec City], No. 43, Spring 1989, 63)
STE. MARTINE, QUE., Court House and Registry Office, 1887-88 (Gazette [Montreal], 6 Jan. 1887, 3; M. Carter, Early Canadian Court Houses, 1983, 96, 214, illus.)
ST. HENRI ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH, Convent Street, new facade, 1887 (Gazette [Montreal], 17 Jan. 1888, 2; NAC, list of works)
CANADIAN RUBBER CO., Notre Dame Street East at Monarque Street, major addition to factory, 1887 (Gazette [Montreal], 17 Jan. 1888, 2)
MANSFIELD STREET, three houses for Edwin Hurtubise, J. Ovide Gravel, and Maurice Perrault, Architect, 1887 (Gazette [Montreal], 17 Jan. 1888, 2)
STE. CATHERINE STREET WEST, at Drummond Street, six stores and dwellings for the Estate of John Pratt, 1887 (Gazette [Montreal], 17 Jan. 1888, 2)
ST. PHILLIPE, QUE., Roman Catholic Church, 1887; interiors 1891 (C. Thomas, History of the Counties of Argenteuil, Que. and Prescott, Ont., 1894, 319-20)
NOTRE DAME ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH, Place d'Armes, construction of the Sacre Coeur Chapel, 1888-91 (Montreal, Les Eglises, 1981, 98)
ST. JACQUES ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH, Ste. Catherine Street East at St. Denis Street, addition of south transept and construction of new nave, 1888; demol.1975 except for tower and south facade (La Minerve [Monteal], 2 March 1888, 1, descrip.; Montreal, Les Eglises, 1981, 226-31, illus.)
ST. HUBERT, QUE., rebuilding of the Roman Catholic Church, with new facade, 1888 (Gazette [Montreal], 17 Jan. 1888, 2)
LACHINE, QUE., Couvent des Soeurs Ste. Anne, consisting of demolition of the Manoir Simpson and construction of Ste. Anne's Sanctuary, St. Joseph Boulevard, begun 1888-90; completed 1894-95 (Montreal Star, 3 Nov. 1894, 8; Montreal, Les Couvents, 1984, 66-75, illus.)
ST. CHARLES ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH, Centre Street, construction of basement and ground floor, 1889-91; completed 1899-1905 by Albert Mesnard; burned 1913; rebuilt by MacDuff & Lemieux (Montreal, Les Eglises, 1981, 164-7, illus.)
ST. VINCENT-DE-PAUL ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH, Ste. Catherine Street East at Fullum Street, completion of the tower and interior decoration, 1889 (La Minerve [Montreal], 27 April 1889, 1)
STE. THERESE STREET, warehouse for Casimir F. Papineau, 1889 (Gazette [Montreal], 17 Jan. 1889, 2)
ST. DENIS STREET, at Dorchester Street East, residence and two houses for Dr. H. Jeannotte, 1889 (Gazette [Montreal], 17 Jan. 1889, 2)
FABRIQUE NOTRE DAME, St. Sulpice Street, chapel, vestry and offices, 1889 (Gazette [Montreal], 17 Jan. 1889, 2)
NOTRE DAME ROMAN CATHOLIC CATHEDRAL, Place d'Armes, new Sacristy, 1889 (Gazette [Montreal], 24 June 1889, 3, descrip.)
DORCHESTER STREET EAST, at Berri Street, block of flats for S. Lesage, 1889 (Gazette [Montreal], 17 Jan. 1889, 2)
JACQUES CARTIER SQUARE, two warehouses for the Estate of James Skelly, 1889 (Gazette [Montreal], 17 Jan. 1889, 2)
MONTREAL COURT HOUSE, Notre Dame Street East, additional storey and dome, 1890 (C.R., i, 7 June 1890, 3, t.c.; Montreal, Les Edifices Publics, 1981, 297-9, illus.)
SEATTLE, WASH, U.S.A., Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church, Sixth Street at Bell Street, 1890-91; demol. (J.K. Ochsner & D.A. Andersen, Distant Corner: Seattle Architects and the Legacy of H.H. Richardson, 2003, 239-41)
VICTORIA, B.C., St. Andrew's Roman Catholic Cathedral, Blanshard Street at View Street, 1890-92 (Daily Colonist [Victoria], 20 Dec. 1889, 4, descrip.; M. Segger & D. Franklin, Victoria, 1979, 224-5, illus.)
COUVENT-DES-SOEURS-GRISES, Dorchester Boulevard West at Guy Street, steeple and belfry over central wing, 1890; five storey addition, 1891 (C.R., ii, 29 Aug. 1891, 2; Montreal, Les Couvents, 1984, 94-101, illus.)
ST. GABRIEL ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH, Centre Street at Laprairie Street, 1891-95 (C.R., 6 Dec. 1890, 2, t.c.; V, 5 July 1894, 2; Montreal, Les Eglises, 1981, 202-03, illus.)
SEMINAIRE DE PHILOSOPHIE, Cote des Neiges Road near de Ramezay Avenue, 1891-94 (C.R., ii, 13 June 1891, 2; Montreal Star, 3 Nov. 1894, 8, descrip.; Montreal, Les Couvents, 1984, 358-63, illus.)
SHERBROOKE STREET EAST, large residence for A. Gerardin, of the E. Chauteloupe Estate, 1891 (C.R., ii, 20 June 1891, 2, t.c.)
EGLISE-DE-LA-NATIVITE, Ontario Street, interior decoration, 1891-92 (Le Prix Courant [Montreal], xi, 7 Oct. 1892, 12; dwgs. at the Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montreal DR 1982-010)
ECOLE PLESSIS, Plessis Street, major addition, 1891-92 (Montreal, Les Edifices Scolaires, 1980, 180-3, illus.)
MONUMENT NATIONAL, St. Laurent Boulevard, 1892-93 (C.R., iii, 16 April 1892, 2; Le Prix Courant [Montreal], xiii, 8 Sept. 1893, 54; Montreal, Les Edifices Publics, 1981, 174-7, illus.)
LOUIS MASSON BUILDING, Notre Dame Street West near St. Laurent Boulevard, 1892 (Montreal, Les Magasins Les Cinemas, 1985, 58-60, illus.)
SHERBROOKE STREET EAST, residence for Dr. Joseph H. Brossard, 1892 (C.R., iii, 27 Feb. 1892, 2)
NOTRE DAME STREET EAST, stores and dwellings for Dr. L.O. Thayer and for W.W. Halpin & Co., 1892 (C.R., iii, 27 Feb. 1892, 2)

PERRAULT, MESNARD & VENNE

BANQUE DU PEUPLE, St. James Street near Place d'Armes Hill, with offices for the architects, 1893-94 (Montreal Star, 25 March 1893, 3, descrip.; C.A.B., viii, June 1895, illus.)
LAVAL UNIVERSITY, St. Denis Street, 1893-94 (Le Prix Courant, xii, 25 Aug. 1893, 11; Montreal Star, 3 Nov. 1894, 8, descrip.; C.A.B., viii, Jan. 1895, 9)
COUVENT-DU-SACRE-COEUR, St. Alexander Street, 1893; Chapel 1894 (Le Prix Courant, xii, 12 May 1893, 11; xiv, 13 April 1894, 200; C.A.B., viii, Jan. 1895, 9)
(with Eric Mann) ST. ANTOINE MARKET, Mountain Street, reconstruction after a fire, 1894 (C.R., v, 10 May 1894, 2; C.A.B., viii, Jan. 1895, 8)
(with Eric Mann) MONTREAL, two isolation hospitals for contagious disease patients, for Catholic and Protestant groups, 1894-95 (C.R., v, 24 May 1894, 2; C.A.B., viii, Nov. 1895, 131)
SACRE-COEUR ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH, Ontario Street at Alexandre-de-Seve Street, a presbytery, 1894 (C.R., v, 24 May 1894, 2; C.A.B., vii, Sept. 1894, 111 and plate illus.)
DRUMMOND STREET, residence for Louis Rodier, 1894 (C.R., v, 24 May 1894, 2; Montreal Star, 3 Nov. 1894, 8)
STE. CATHERINE STREET EAST, at St. Dominique Street, a new theatre on the site of the Theatre d'Opera Francais, 1894 (C.R., v, 3 May 1894)
HALIFAX, N.S., convent at Mount St. Vincent, Bedford Highway, 1894 (C.R., v, 21 June 1894, 2; Le Prix Courant, xiv, 15 June 1894, 466)
PAWTUCKET, RHODE ISLAND, Roman Catholic Church, 1894 (C.R., v, 21 June 1894, 2; Le Prix Courant, xv, 16 Nov. 1894, 364)
NOTRE DAME STREET WEST, at Versailles Street, two stores and dwellings for the C.S. Rodier Estate, 1894 (C.R., v, 5 July 1894, 2; C.A.B., viii, Jan. 1895, 8)
STE. CATHERINE STREET EAST, at St. Hubert Street, four stores and apartments for Mrs. P.D. Leman, 1894 (Montreal Star, 3 Nov. 1894, 8)
ST. MARY'S COLLEGE, Bleury Street, major additions, 1894 (Montreal Star, 3 Nov. 1894, 8)
PRINCE ARTHUR STREET, five houses for the estate of Hon. J. Masson, including a residence for former Lieutenant-Governor Rodrigue Masson, at Prince Arthur Street and Hutchison Street, 1894 (Montreal Star, 3 Nov. 1894, 8)
ST. CUNEGONDE, House of Refuge for the Soeurs Grises, 1895 (Le Prix Courant, xvi, 2 May 1895; C.R., vi, 9 May 1895, 3)

MAURICE PERRAULT

(with G.F. Hammond, Cleveland, Ohio) ST. LAWRENCE HALL HOTEL, St. James Street, consisting of two buildings, one for a hotel and another for offices and stores, 1896 (C.R., vii, 8 Oct. 1896, 2)
CRESCENT STREET, two tenements for Emma E. Duperreault, 1898 (Le Prix Courant, xxii, No. 38, Nov. 1898)
(with Eric Mann) MONTREAL GENERAL HOSPITAL, Dorchester Street East at St. Dominique Street, 1899 (C.R., x, 19 April 1899, 4)
VIAU & SON CO., Notre Dame Street East near Wolfe Street, factory for Charles T. Viau, 1900 (Le Prix Courant, xxvii, 26 Jan. 1900, 317)
LONGUEUIL, QUE., Chocolaterie Herelle, 1900 (dwgs. at ANQM, CAR 40/3/1)
CANADIAN RUBBER CO., Notre Dame Street East at Papineau Avenue, factory, 1900 (Le Prix Courant, xxviii, 22 June 1900, 991)
HALIFAX, N.S., Mother House for the Sisters of Charity, on the campus of Mount St. Vincent Academy, 1900; burned 1951 (Le Prix Courant, xxix, 14 Sept. 1900, 866)
LONGUEUIL, QUE., Hospice St. Antoine, addition of chapel for the Soeurs Grises, 1900 (Le Prix Courant, xxix, 14 Sept. 1900, 865)
FEMALE PRISON, Fullum Street at Parthenais Street, major addition, 1900 (Le Prix Courant, xxix, 14 Sept. 1900, 865)
STE. SCHOLASTIQUE, QUE., residence for J. Grignon, 1900 (Le Prix Courant, xxix, 14 Sept. 1900, 866)
VAUDREUIL, QUE., residence for Dr. Harwood, 1900 (Le Prix Courant, xxix, 14 Sept. 1900, 866)
MONTREAL LIGHT, HEAT & POWER CO., electric sub-station for Royal Electric Co., Queen Street at Wellington Street, 1901 (C.R., xii, 24 July 1901, 5, t.c.)
ST. DENIS STREET, two tenements for Narcisse T. Gagnon, 1902 (Le Prix Courant, xxxiii, 30 May 1902, 41)
HALIFAX, N.S., major addition to Mount St. Vincent Academy, Bedford Highway, 1902; Chapel, 1904; all destroyed by fire 1951 (C.R., xiii, 6 Aug. 1902, 1, t.c.; Evening Mail [Halifax], 27 June 1904; Morning Chronicle [Halifax], 28 June 1904)
LONGUEUIL, hotel for Hector Joncas, St. Charles Street, 1902 (Le Prix Courant, xxxiv, 29 Aug. 1902, 41)
MONTREAL SOUTH, Roman Catholic School, Victoria Avenue at Ste. Helene Boulevard, 1903 (La Presse [Montreal], 10 Jan. 1903, 5, illus.)
ECOLE ST. EUSEBE, Fullum Street, 1906 (C.R., xvi, 1 Nov. 1905, 2; Montreal, Les Edifices Scolaires, 1980, 224-5, illus.)
CENTRAL PNEUMATIC POSTAL STATION, opposite the Grand Trunk Railway Station, 1905-06 (La Presse [Montreal], 31 Aug. 1905, 1, 9, illus.)
POSTAL STATION B, Ste. Catherine Street West at University Street, 1905-06 (Montreal Daily Star, 31 Aug. 1905, 6, illus., 15, descrip.; 1 Sept. 1905, 10, illus.; 10 March 1906, 18, illus.; C.R., xvii, 23 May 1906, 13; C.A.B., xx, Nov. 1907, 22, descrip.)
ST. HYACINTHE, QUE., new facade and restoration of the Roman Catholic Cathedral, Girouard Street West, 1907-09, designed in 1902 by Albert Mesnard but destroyed by fire in May 1903 (La Presse [Montreal], 11 March 1910, 1, illus. & descrip.)
LONGUEUIL, QUE., Town Hall, St. Charles Street West, 1908 (Canada, Town Halls of Canada, 1987, 235-6, illus.)
ST. HYACINTHE, QUE., Roman Catholic Seminary, 1909 (C.R., xxiii, 3 Feb. 1909, 21)

COMPETITIONS

MONTREAL, QUE., Liverpool, London & Globe Insurance Co., Place d'Armes at St. James Street, 1901. Perrault was one of six architects invited to submit designs for this large office building (C.R., xii, 14 Aug. 1901, 3). The firm of Hutchison & Wood was later declared as the winner.