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Creators:
Proetz, Victor, 1897-1966
Dates:
[ca. 1930]-1965
Size:
1 Linear foot
5 Items (rolled docs)
Collection ID:
AAA.proevict
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Notebooks, card file, architectural plans, elevations, details, drawings, and designs for chairs, desks, cabinets, picture frames, etc. relating to Proetz's renovation of the National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution. Many of the designs and records pre-dating the renovation were evidently used by Proetz in the renovation.

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Creators:
Mills Family
Dates:
1813-1827
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.millfami
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This small collection of Robert Mills family letters date from 1813 to 1847 and measure 0.2 linear feet. Found here are 38 letters between architect Robert Mills and his wife Eliza, two letters to Mills from other family, and nine letters to Mills from business acquaintances, including architect John Skirving and engineer Louis Wernwag. Also found are six letters to Mills' daughter Anna from various family members.

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Creators:
Trowbridge, Alexander Buell, 1868-1950
Dates:
1933
Size:
2 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.trowalex
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letter to "Steve" discussing his collaboration with Paul Phillipe Cret in designing the Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington, D.C., and enclosing a copy of the book, THE FOLGER SHAKESPEARE LIBRARY, privately published in 1933 by Mr. Folger for the trustees of Amherst College.

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Columbia Historical Society (Washington, D.C.)
Charles H. Huber & Bro
Dates:
1891-1980
Size:
9 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.coluhist
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Records of the Columbia Historical Society concern the Christian Heurich Mansion, which houses the Society. Includes:

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Gilman, Daniel Coit, 1831-1908
Dates:
1863 Nov. 19
Size:
1 Item ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.gilmdani
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letter to Calvert Vaux, a British-born architect, concerning Vaux's "Terrace," (1858-1871) the architectural term for the Mall in Washington, D.C. which Vaux helped design.

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Saarinen, Eliel, 1873-1950
Dates:
1924
Size:
4 Pages ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.saarelie
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Typescript of a eulogy for Louis Sullivan and Bertram Grosvenor Goodhue delivered by Eliel Saarinen, April 27, 1924.

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Creators:
Barcus, Frank, 1895-1961
Dates:
1926-1956
Size:
90 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.barcfran
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, illustrations, etchings and architectural designs, exhibition catalogues, clippings, and a few photos of Barcus.

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Creators:
Wheeler, Perry H., 1914-1989
Stengle, James M., Dr.
University of Georgia
Garden Club of America
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Dates:
1880-1984
bulk 1950-1965
Size:
25.75 Cubic feet
3,958 Photographic items
Collection ID:
AAG.WHE
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The Perry H. Wheeler Collection includes the design, client and business records of Perry H. Wheeler, a landscape architect best known for his work on numerous townhouse gardens in the Georgetown neighborhood of Washington, D.C., during the 1960s as well as the redesign of the White House Rose Garden in collaboration with Rachel Lambert ('Bunny') Mellon during the Kennedy administration.

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Creators:
Timchenko, Boris V., 1898-1975
Boris Timchenko and Associates
Dates:
circa 1910-1976
circa 1910-1976
Size:
3 Cubic feet
3 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
AAG.TIM
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The Boris V. Timchenko collection includes project files, business records, and personal papers of Boris Timchenko, a modernist landscape architect based in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area known for his work on The Watergate Development and the annual National Capital Flower and Garden Show.

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Cram, Ralph Adams, 1863-1942
Dates:
1899
Size:
2 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.cramralp
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Two letters to Rev. Powell regarding building a church for Powell's congregation, November 13 and December 2, 1899.

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