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Burnaby, Ismaili Centre
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- Graphic material
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[June] 1985 (Creation)
- Otte, Gary
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4 photographs : 2 col., 2 b&w
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The Burnaby Jamatkhana is located on a 1.4 ha site in a residential suburb of Vancouver. The building concept was generated by Islamic architectural principles. Thus, building is totaly symmetrical, with a plan composed of two squares.
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Digital images are available.
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Open. Records are available for consultation without restriction.
Digital copies only. Original records are not accessible/viewable using the equipment in the reading room. Digital copies may be viewed onsite.
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Photographer: Gary Otte
Verso: stamp contains information about the temple location, architect's name and short description of the elevation and interior.
Many of the photographs contain captions on the back about the building.
Freschi, Bruno. "Ethnic eloquence." The Canadian Architect, vol. 30, pp. 12-15, June 1985.