Query: Architecture -- Designs and plans
Restoration blueprints of Fifth Meeting House in Lancaster, Mass
Creators:
Bigelow and Wadsworth (Firm)
Dates:
1912
Size:
26 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.bigeand
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Architectural blueprints made in the restoration of Fifth Meeting House in Lancaster, Mass. The church was originally designed by Charles Bulfinch.

Loading...
in AAA.bigeand for Architecture -- Designs and plans
Victor Hugo Proetz papers
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.

Loading...
in AAA.proevict for Architecture -- Designs and plans
Frank Lloyd Wright textile design studies
Creators:
Wright, Frank Lloyd, 1867-1959
Dates:
[ca. 1955]
Size:
8 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.wrigfran
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Studies for textile designs from the Taliesin West workshop, designed by Wright and executed by Ling Po, fellow at Taliesin under Wright. The designs were subsequently licensed by Wright to Schumacher & Company, a fabric house, for mass production as part of the "Taliesin Line," although these specific designs were never …

Loading...
in AAA.wrigfran for Architecture -- Designs and plans
Hyde Windlass Company Blueprints and Drawings
Creators:
Hyde Windlass Company
Dates:
circa 1895-1950
Size:
2 Cubic feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0239
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The Hyde Windlass Company was founded in 1895 for the manufacture of deck machinery. Growing interest in marine transportation and the necessity for it because of wars increased the company's size enabling it to design and manufacture a larger variety of products from propellers and marine fittings to other heavy machine assemblies.

Loading...
in NMAH.AC.0239 for Architecture -- Designs and plans
Design and Construction Records
Creators:
Lemelson Center
Dates:
1995, 2005-2006
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-584
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document the design and construction of the Lemelson Center as well as their office move from the first floor of the National Museum of American History to the third floor. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, specifications, schedules, contracts, floor plans, and drawings.

Loading...
in Accession 12-584 for Architecture -- Designs and plans
Alfons Bach Papers
Creators:
Bach, Alfons, 1904-1999
Dates:
1934 - 1992
Size:
6 Cubic feet (5 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1272
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Biographical files cover the period from 1938-1989 and include resumes, clippings, correspondence, certificates, awards, speeches, brochures for exhibitions, and artwork. Project files cover the period from 1934-1961 and contain clippings, catalogs, brochures, and scrapbooks. This collection documents Bach's work as an industrial designer, architect, and painter from 1934-1992. The files on the Ridgeway …

Loading...
in NMAH.AC.1272 for Architecture -- Designs and plans
Project Records
Dates:
1984-2001
Size:
0.88 cu. ft. (2 blueprint storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-065
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of project drawings of various repair and reconstruction projects performed by the Office of Physical Plant (OPP) and its predecessor the Office of Design and Construction (ODC) at the National Museum of American History (NMAH), the National Air and Space Museum and miscellaneous locations. Materials include architectural …

Loading...
in Accession 07-065 for Architecture -- Designs and plans
Plans
Dates:
1961-1969 and undated
Size:
1.19 cu. ft. (1 document box) (1 16x20 box)
Collection ID:
Accession T89075
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession includes blueprints for modifications and renovations to various systems and spaces at the National Museum of Natural History, and cabinet sketches for the National Zoological Park Bird House.

Loading...
in Accession T89075 for Architecture -- Designs and plans
Exhibition Records
Dates:
2002-2009
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-074
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the research, planning, design, execution, and installation of exhibitions. Exhibitions documented in this accession include "Campana Brothers Select: Works from the Permanent Collection;" "Looking Forward/Looking Back: Recent Acquisitions in 20th- and 21st-Century Design;" "Multiple Choice: From Sample to Product;" "Shahzia Sikander Selects: Works from the …

Loading...
in Accession 12-074 for Architecture -- Designs and plans
Design and Construction Records
Dates:
2001-2005
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 15-269
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the relocation and rebuild of the Lemelson Center. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, schedules, planning records, and floor plans.

Loading...
in Accession 15-269 for Architecture -- Designs and plans
812 records — Page 1 of 82