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Ludwig Mies van der Rohe Collection, 1973

Two photographic transparencies (b&w positive images, 11x14”) apparently photographed from a printed document showing Ludwig Mies van der Rohe’s architecture program, in chart format, proposed for Armour Institute of Technology, Chicago. One image is titled “The Elements of Architectural Form” an...

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Ludwig Mies van der Rohe Collection, 1986, 1988

Two video cassettes (VHS format) with clips of news stories broadcast by WBBM-TV (Chicago) concerning Ludwig Mies van der Rohe as follows in inventory(per information on the cassette; the tapes have not been viewed).

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Ludwig Mies van der Rohe Papers, 1986

One issue of Blueprint (“Europe’s leading magazine of architecture and design”) titled “Born Again Barcelona” dated December 1985/January 1986 with cover image and article on page 21 (one additional photo) concerning the rebuilding of Mies van der Rohe’s Barcelona Pavilion by Christian Circi.

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Mies van der Rohe, Ludwig; Collection, 1945-1982

Ludwig Mies van der Rohe (1886-1969) was recruited in 1938 by Armour Institute of Technology, Chicago. Mies was given the title Professor of Architecture and Director of the Architectural Curriculum. Following the merger of Armour with Lewis Institute (another Chicago technical college) to create...

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Robert Philip Gordon papers, 1963-2010

In addition to formally published works, one box of this series contains original manuscript materials related to Gordon's two books, Perspective Drawing: A Designers Method (2008), and Residential Design Studio (2011). Series 5: Publications Series 5: Publications includes a variety of materials...

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S. R. Crown Hall collection, 1956-2005, 1956-2005

This collection contains publications and ephemera realted to or featuring S.R. Crown Hall, including the following: Dedication ceremonies program booklet, April 30, 1956 (8 pages), Booklet titled Preliminary Staff Summary of Information (submitted to the Commission on Chicag...

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S. R. Crown Hall National Historic Landmark Nomination papers

Copy of the final National Historic Landmark nomination form accepted for S. R. Crown Hall with accompanying letter from the National Historic Landmarks Survey. The narrative cites Crown Hall as "an icon of "Miesian' architecture and the International Style" (p. 17) for which...

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S. R. Crown Hall Renovation Feasibility Study materials

S. R. Crown Hall Renovation Feasibility Study prepared by Skidmore, Owings & Merrill; dated February 1974. Photocopied pages including text, drawings, technical charts, specifications, etc.

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S. R. Crown Hall report, 2000

Historic structure report completed by McClier corporation at the request of IIT for S. R. Crown Hall designed by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe.

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South Side Redevelopment photographs, 1949-1959

Aerial photographs and photographs of plans and models concerning the post-World War II planned redevelopment of Chicago's South Side. See item listing for description of specific images. Also included are a small number of copies of photographs from other sources.

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