Why Collect Architectural Drawings?




Parks, Janet

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Architectural projects and/or sites mentioned: Montgomery Place (Alexander Jackson Davis, 1802/1845) (Annandale-on-Hudson, New York) ; United States Custom House (Alexander Jackson Davis, 1833-1834) (New York, New York) ; Old St. Paul’s Episcopal Church (Richard Upjohn, 1854-1856) (Baltimore, Maryland) ; Vanderbilt House (Richard Morris Hunt, 1879-1882) (New York, New York) ; Buell Hall (Ralph Samuel Townsend, 1885) (New York, New York) ; Madison Square Garden (second) (1887-1891) (New York, New York) ; Palace of Fine Arts (Charles Bowler Atwood, 1893) (Chicago, Illinois) ; Texas State Building (Texas Pavilion) (James Riely Gordon, 1893) (Chicago, Illinois) ; Low Library (McKim, Mead & White, 1893-1897) (New York, New York) ; New York Herald Building (McKim, Mead & White, 1895) (New York, New York) ; Rhode Island State Capitol (McKim, Mead & White, 1895-1904) (Providence, Rhode Island) ; Schermerhorn (McKim, Mead & White, 1897) (New York, New York) ; Duke Residence (Alexander M. Welch, 1899) (New York, New York) ; Hill-Stead Museum (Theodate Pope Riddle, 1899-1906) (Farmington, Connecticut) ; New York City Police Headquarters (Hoppin & Koen, 1903) (New York, New York) ; Grand Central Station (Reed & Stem and Warren & Wetmore, 1903-1913) (New York, New York) ; Susan L. Dana House (Frank Lloyd Wright, 1905) (Springfield, Illinois) ; William T. Bolton house #3 (Greene & Greene, 1906) (Pasadena, California) ; National Farmers' Bank (Louis H. Sullivan, 1906-1908) (Owatonna, Minnesota) ; Plaza Hotel (Henry Janeway Hardenbergh, 1907) (New York, New York) ; Blacker, Robert R., House (Greene & Greene, 1907) (Pasadena, California) ; Earle C. Anthony House (Greene & Greene, 1909-1910) (Los Angeles, California) ; St. Thomas Church and Parish House (Cram, Goodhue, and Ferguson, 1909-1914) (New York, New York) ; Avery Hall (McKim, Mead & White, 1912) (New York, New York) ; Audubon Theatre (Thomas White Lamb, 1912) (New York, New York) ; John D. Rockefeller House and Garden (Delano & Aldrich, 1913) (Pocantico Hills, New York) ; Pratt (Harold I.) House (Delano & Aldrich, 1920) (New York, New York) ; Avon Old Farms School (Theodate Pope Riddle, 1920-1929) (Avon, Connecticut) ; Nebraska State Capitol (Bertram Grosvenor Goodhue, 1922-1932) (Lincoln, Nebraska) ; Steinway Hall (Warren & Wetmore, 1924-1925) (New York, New York) ; Miss Emily Trevor Townhouse (Mott B. Schmidt, 1926) (New York, New York) ; Ohio Theatre (Thomas White Lamb, 1928) (Columbus, Ohio) ; Empire State Building (Shreve, Lamb & Harmon, 1930-1931) (New York, New York) ; Fallingwater (Frank Lloyd Wright, 1936-1939) (Mill Run, Pennsylvania) ; House of 2089 (unbuilt) (William Lescaze, 1939) ; United Nations Headquarters (Harrison and Abramovitz and Le Corbusier and Oscar Niemeyer, 1947-1953) (New York, New York) ; Corning Museum Of Glass (Gunnar Birkerts & Associates and Harrison and Abramovitz, 1951-1981) (Corning, New York) ; Lincoln Center, Metropolitan Opera House (Wallace Kirkman Harrison, 1961-1966) (New York, New York) ; Lincoln Center, Philharmonic Hall (Harrison and Abramovitz, 1962) (New York, New York) ; Zimmerman House (Moore, Lyndon, Turnbull, and Whitaker, 1972-1975) (Fairfax, Virginia) ; Banca del Gottardo (Mario Botta, 1982-1988) (Lugano, Switzerland) Bedford House (James Wines, 1983) (Bedford, Connecticut) ; Whitney Museum of American Art addition (unbuilt) (Michael Graves, 1985-1989) (New York, New York) ; Walner House (Arquitectonica, 1988) (Chicago, Illinois) ; San Antonio Botanical Garden (Emilio Ambasz, 1988) (San Antonio, Texas) ; Miglin-Beitler Skyneedle (unbuilt) (Cesar Pelli and Associates, 1988-1989) (Chicago, Illinois) ; Brooklyn Bridge, Manhattan Terminal (unbuilt) (Hoppin & Koen) (New York, New York) ; Pinckney house (Richard Upjohn) (Easton, Maryland) ; 1410 Broadway (Ely Jacques Kahn) (New York, New York) ; Bertram G. Goodhue House (unbuilt) (Bertram Grosvenor Goodhue) (Montecito, California) ; Blithewood (Alexander Jackson Davis) (Barrytown, New York) ; Australian Capitol (Walter Burley Griffin) (Canberra, Australia)


Architectural rendering, Architectural working drawings, Architecture--Archival resources, Architecture--Competitions, Historic preservation, Interior architecture, Regarding Henry (Motion picture), Rural residences, Some European architectural libraries, Abramovitz, Max, 1908-2004, Alofsin, Anthony, Ambasz, Emilio, Anderson, Amy Christie, Andrews, John, 1933-, Arnaud, Leopold, 1895-1984, Arnold, C. D. (Charles Dudley), 1844-1927, Avery, Henry Ogden, 1852-1890, Avery, Samuel Putnam, 1822-1904, Botta, Mario, 1943-, Cox, Kenyon, 1856-1919, Davis, Alexander Jackson, 1803-1892, Delano, William Adams, 1874-1960, Ferriss, Hugh, 1889-1962, Goodhue, Bertram Grosvenor, 1869-1924, Graves, Michael, 1934-2015, Griffin, Marion Mahony, 1871-1961, Griffin, Walter Burley, 1876-1937, Hamlin, Talbot, 1889-1956, Harris, Harwell Hamilton, Harrison, Wallace K. (Wallace Kirkman), 1895-1981, Hoppin, Francis Laurens Vinton, Kahn, Ely Jacques, 1884-1972, Knight, Lila, Krieg, Frederick, Lamb, Thos. W. (Thomas White), 1871-1942, Le Corbusier, 1887-1965, McKim, Charles Follen, 1847-1909, Mead, Marcia, Morse, Samuel Finley Breese, 1791-1872, Parks, Janet, Pelli, Cesar, Pope, Alfred Atmore, 1844-1913, Rashid, Hani, 1958-, Renwick, James, 1818-1895, Riddle, Theodate Pope, 1867-1946, Saint-Gaudens, Augustus, 1848-1907, Simon, Cathy, Sullivan, Louis H., 1856-1924, Stevens, John Calvin, Stevens, John Howard, 1879-1958, Trump, Donald, 1946-, Turnbull, William, Jr., 1935-1997, Upjohn, Everard M. (Everard Miller), 1903-1978, Upjohn, Hobart B., Upjohn, Richard, 1802-1878, Upjohn, Richard M. (Richard Michell), 1828-1903, Vinciarelli, Lauretta, White, Lawrence Grant, White, Stanford, 1853-1906, Wines, James, 1932-, Wright, Frank Lloyd, 1867-1959, Youngling, Henry, Arquitectonica (Firm), Avery Library, Greene & Greene, Harrison and Abramovitz, Hoppin & Koen, McKim, Mead & White, Schenck & Mead, Warren & Wetmore, World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.), New York (N.Y.)

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University of Texas at Austin School of Architecture archives, Alexander Architectural Archives, University of Texas Libraries, The University of Texas at Austin