Guide to the David S. Gendell Architectural Drawings

Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0644
Creators:
Gendell, David S., 1839-1925
Dates:
ca. 1860s-1900.
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.25 Cubic feet
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Eighty-three architectural drawings, including floor plans and various views of numerous structures, including churches, a depot, and houses. None of the drawings are dated or identified, with the exception of one set of drawings identified as the New Jersey Classical and Scientific Institute (later called the Peddie School), another annotated as "Wayne House," the Mariners Baptist Bethel Church, and a Masonic hall.

Arrangement
Arrangement
1 series.

Biographical/Historical note
Biographical/Historical note
Architect, active in Philadelphia, ca. 1860s-1900.

Administration
Processing Information
Collection processed by Alison Oswald, 2003.
Author
Alison Oswald
Immediate Source of Acquisiton
Gift.

Using the Collection
Restrictions on Access
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment.
Preferred Citation
David S. Gendell Architectural Drawings, ca. 1860s-1900, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.

Ownership and Custodial History
Ownership and Custodial History
Found in the collections.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Friendly societies Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Freemasonry Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Church buildings Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Architecture -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Architectural drawings Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Architects Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
New Jersey Classical and Scientific Institute. Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Peddie School. Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
P.O. Box 37012
Suite 1100, MRC 601
Washington, D.C. 20013-7012
archivescenter@si.edu
http://americanhistory.si.edu/archives