1 to of 10 Archival Collections shown

Architectural records and personal papers of Dwight Perkins

Correspondence, reports, newsclippings, articles, scrapbooks, photographs, and architectural drawings relating to the career and family life of noted architect Dwight Perkins, including 2 scrapbooks in box 4 (1890-1891 on religion and Jenkin Lloyd Jones; 1906-1910 on Chicago Board of Education tr...

View tags

Architectural records and personal papers of Earl Howell Reed, Jr., [ca. 1920-1968]

Architectural drawings and blueprints, correspondence, certificates, and other papers concerning Reed's career as an architect, preservationist, and officer of HABS. Includes job files (ca. 30) of drawings and blueprints, mostly for renovations, ca. 1920-1960; plans for 98 structures made for the...

View tags

Architectural records for buildings by Francis Barry Byrne, [ca. 1914-1967]

Job files (ca. 149) for buildings, alterations, interior design, and some furniture by Francis Barry Byrne, an architect based in Chicago (Ill.), for various clients, primarily in Chicago but also in other locations. Includes materials created in collaboration with his wife Annette Cremin Byrne, ...

View tags

Architectural records for buildings by Thomas E. Tallmadge and related firms, [ca. 1910-1940]

Job files (ca. 39) for buildings and alterations by architect Thomas E. Tallmadge and firms with which he was associated, based in Chicago (Ill.). Designs were for various clients, primarily in the Chicago area but also in other locations. Files for a building often contain drawings, blueprints, ...

View tags

Chicago's neighborhoods, 1999.

Program explores the evolution of Chicago neighborhoods with respect to population growth, structures, and urban planning. Building types and architectural styles, particularly neighborhood houses of worship, illustrate the richness and diversity of communities in Chicago (Ill.). The film is Part...

Clarence John Laughlin collection of visual materials, 1962-1963.

Architectural photographs by the Louisiana photographer Laughlin, primarily known for his romantic and surreal views of Southern architecture. Photographs depict Chicago buildings erected between 1872 and 1910 and exhibiting characteristics of Victorian architecture. Includes exterior views and a...

View tags

Holy Resurrection Serbian Orthodox Church architectural drawing

Graphite and colored pencil rendering of The Holy Resurrection Serbian Orthodox church at 1900 W. Schiller, Chicago, Ill. (Wicker Park neighborhood), which opened in 1932.

View tags

Inspired Partnerships Collection, 1898-2002

Architectural drawings, photographs and promotional materials related to the work of the Chicago-based non-profit organization Inspired Partnerships.

View tags

Rev. J.H. Jackson and Olivet Baptist Church architectural drawings

Blueprints (9) documenting Rev. Joseph Harrison Jackson's residence (formerly the Harry Holton residence) at 4935-37 Kimbark Ave., Chicago, Ill. originally designed and constructed in 1926 by Chatten & Hammond and annotated diazo prints (3) of the Olivet Baptist Church (405 E. 31st Street, Chicag...

View tags

Solon S. Beman and Spencer S. Beman Collection, 1892-1959

The classical and revival-style architectural designs of Chicago architect Solon Spencer Beman (1853-1914) and his son Spencer Solon Beman (1887-1952) are documented in a scrapbook containing advertisements, photographs, and published articles; by phot...

View tags