Dolphin, Charles Brammall

DOLPHIN, Charles Brammall (1888-1969)
(biography in preparation)

TORONTO

(with Ross & MacDonald) YORK GARAGE, York Street at Adelaide Street West, an automobile parking garage, 1926; demol. (C.R., xl, 29 Sept. 1926, 923-38, illus. & descrip.)
CRESCENT ROAD APARTMENTS, Yonge Street at Gibson Avenue, for W.R.P. Parker, 1926 (Toronto b.p. 90623, 21 June 1926; Toronto Star, 21 Aug. 1926, 4, illus. & descrip.; inf. Marybeth McTeague, Heritage Preservation Services, City of Toronto)
CLARENDON APARTMENTS, Clarendon Avenue at Avenue Road, 1926-27 (Toronto Star, 11 Dec. 1926, 4, illus. & descrip.; Const., xxi, Jan. 1928, 13-6, 23-4, 31, illus. & descrip.; R.A.I.C. Journal, v, March 1928, xxxiii, illus. in advert.; W. Dendy & W. Kilbourn, Toronto Observed, 1986, 238-43, illus. & descrip.)
NATIONAL TRUST CO., King Street East near Yonge Street, addition, 1927 (Daily Commercial News, 29 July 1927, 1, illus.)
CAWTHRA MANSIONS APARTMENTS, College Street at Beverley Street, 1927 (C.R., xli, 22 June 1927, 622-5, illus. & descrip.; R.A.I.C. Journal, iv, Aug. 1927, vi, illus. in advert.)
BAY ADELAIDE GARAGE, Adelaide Street West near Bay Street, 1927-28; demol. (Const., xxi, April 1928, 139-41, illus. & descrip.)
SOLLOWAY MILLS CO., Yonge Street near Adelaide Street West, office block, 1929; demol. (Const., xxiii, April 1930, 106-10, 123-4, illus. & descrip.; R.A.I.C. Journal, vii, May 1930, 1, illus. in advert.)
WELLESLEY STREET EAST, near Yonge Street, apartment block for Grover C. Murdoch, 1929-30; demol. (Toronto b.p. 12282, 5 Nov. 1929; Toronto Star, 15 Aug. 1930, 26)
ROBINS LTD., Yonge Street near Granby Street, 1930; demol. (Telegram [Toronto], 23 July 1930, 28, illus. & descrip.; Toronto Star, 25 July 1930, 25, illus. & descrip.)
CONSUMER'S GAS COMPANY SHOWROOM, Yonge Street at St. Clements Avenue, 1930 (Const., xxiv, Feb. 1931, 39, 53-4, 59-63, illus. & descrip.; R.A.I.C. Journal, viii, March 1931, xvii, illus. in advert.)
GRAY COACH BUS TERMINAL, Bay Street at Edward Street, 1931-32; altered and restored 1990 (Const., xxv, April 1932, 91-6, illus. & descrip.; Tim Morawetz, Art Deco Architecture Across Canada, 2017, 214, illus. & descrip.)
TORONTO POSTAL DELIVERY BUILDING, Bay Street at Lakeshore Boulevard West, 1939-40; additions 1947; altered 1997-99 with portions of the facades incorporated into the new Air Canada Centre (C.R., lii, 29 March 1939, 10, illus.; lix, Nov. 1946, 98; Tim Morawetz, Art Deco Architecture Across Canada, 2017, 45-47, illus. & descrip.)
NORTH YORK, 'in the Bayview district', residence for Mrs. W.J. O'Connor, c. 1938 (C.H.G., xvii, May 1940, 26-7, illus.)
BAY GROSVENOR BUILDING, Bay Street at Grosvenor Street, 1947-49; demol. 2017 (R.A.I.C. Journal, xxvii, Feb. 1950, 46, illus. in advert.)
REMINGTON RAND CO., Bay Street near St. Joseph Street, office and showroom, 1950; demol. (Toronto b.p. 9423, 17 Aug. 1950)
BELL TELEPHONE CO. WEST TORONTO DISTRICT OFFICE, Bloor Street West near Glendonwynne Road, 1950; still standing 2019 (Financial Post [Toronto], 12 Feb. 1955, 20, illus.)
INTERNATIONAL HARVESTER CO., St. Clair Avenue West near Symes Road, warehouse, 1950-51 (Toronto b.p. 10414, 13 Oct. 1950)
POSTAL STATION Q, (now the Arthur Meighen Building), St. Clair Avenue East opposite Alvin Avenue, 1951-54 (NAC, RG 11, Vol 4139, File 11753-56; dwgs. at Public Works Canada, Ottawa)
TORONTO TRANSIT COMMISSION HEADQUARTERS, Yonge Street at Davisville Avenue, also called the William C. McBrien Building, 1957-58 (inf. from Toronto Transit Commission Archives)
WAR AMPUTATIONS OF CANADA LTD., Merton Street near Pailton Crescent, office building, 1959 (City of Toronto b.p. 55163, 5 June 1959; Inf. Marybeth McTeague, Heritage Preservation Services, City of Toronto)

ELSEWHERE

PORT CREDIT, ONT., St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church, 1927-28 (Const., xxii, April 1929, 119-20, illus.)
(with Findlay & Foulis) NIAGARA FALLS, ONT., General Brock Hotel, Ontario Avenue, 1928-29 (Const., xxii, Sept. 1929, 287-90, illus. & descrip.)
RICHMOND HILL, ONT., clubhouse for the Toronto Ski Club 'adjacent to the Summit Golf Club course', 1930 (Toronto Star, 14 Nov. 1930, 36, descrip.)
KITCHENER, ONT., stores and apartments for Westmount Homes Ltd., Belmont Avenue, 1936 (C.R., vol. 50, 22 Jan. 1936, 29)
PORT ARTHUR, ONT., Lakehead Mental Hospital, Algoma Street, new Administration Building, 1938; additions to hospital, 1950 (C.R., li, 22 June 1938, 48; lxiii, May 1950, 140)
HALIFAX, N.S., Royal Canadian Navy Gunnery & Torpedo School, 1942 (R.A.I.C. Journal, xx, Aug. 1943, 128, illus.; with correction Sept. 1943, 165)
OTTAWA, ONT., major alterations to the Aylmer Apartments, Slater Street, to accommodate the Dept. of Naval Affairs Offices, 1940-41 (Ottawa Journal, 4 Dec. 1940, 12)
PORT CREDIT, ONT., British American Oil Co. Refinery, Lakeshore Road, offices, laboratory and restaurant, 1942 (C.R., lv, 6 May 1942, 30)
HUNTSVILLE, ONT.; BANCROFT, ONT.; NIPIGON, ONT.; SUDBURY, ONT.; and WIARTON, ONT., Hospital Buildings for the Canadian Red Cross, 1945 (C.R., lviii, March 1945, 134, illus.; Canadian Hospital [Toronto], xxvi, Jan. 1949, 30-1, illus. & descrip.)
GORMLEY, ONT., residence for E.F. Longfellow, c. 1947 (C.H.G., xxv, April 1948, 40-1, illus.)
SMOOTH ROCK FALLS, ONT., hospital, 1949 (C.R., lxii, April 1949, 156)
EXETER, ONT., general hospital, for the South Huron Hospital Association, 1949-51 (C.R., lxii, Sept. 1949, 158; Financial Post [Toronto], 9 June 1951, 8, t.c.)