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Photographs Collected by Henry Hobson Richardson

Collection Identifier: DES-1936-0001-001561485
Overview: The photographs which comprise this collection were assembled by Henry Hobson Richardson and include 53 volumes of photographs of sites, structures and works of art in Europe, the United States and Asia. The photographs were arranged thematically by Richardson under a variety of rubrics and include building types, components, materials and geographical location. Although the bulk of the photographs were acquired in the 1870s and 1880s, some are of earlier vintages. Photographers represented...

Sekler Collection of Student Reports II

Collection Identifier: DES-2005-0004-013684547
Overview: Students' final reports for seminars directed by Eduard F. Sekler, ca. 1961-1993. The Sekler Collection of Student Reports II is a collection of student work, developed in the course of their studies analyzing historic building structures, historic districts, and undertaking spatial and historical analysis of these structures and neighborhoods. It contains 241 reports.

Shurcliff, Arthur A. and Shurcliff, Sidney N., Papers

Collection Identifier: DES-1981-0001-000603275
Overview: Drawings, plans, manuscripts, correspondence, photographs, slides and ephemera related to the landscape design practice founded by Arthur A. Shurcliff and its successor firms.

The Alison and Peter Smithson Archive

Collection Identifier: DES-2003-0001-009455761
Overview: Project files, architectural drawings, sketches, photographs aperture cards, clippings, correspondence, published and unpublished texts drawn from the professional files of architects Alison and Peter Smithson.

The Architecture of Ulrich Franzen

Collection Identifier: DES-2000-0001-008649663
Overview: The collection includes sketchbooks, photographs, and slides of many of his projects; and publications and clippings by and about Franzen and his work; as well as material related to his furniture and industrial design.

The Breuer Lectures Collection

Collection Identifier: DES-2010-0002-011320691
Overview: The collection is comprised of 17 lectures and writings by Marcel Breuer, both in manuscript and/or typescript form.

The CIAM Collection

Collection Identifier: DES-1982-0002-000603297
Overview: Correspondence, reports, photographs and ephemera related to the International Congress of Modern Architecture, drawn from the files of Josep Lluís Sert, who was both a founding member of the organization and its president (1947-1956).

The Curutchet Collection

Collection Identifier: DES-1977-0002-000603292
Overview: Drawings, correspondence and photographs related to the design, by Le Corbusier (1887-1965), and construction of the Curutchet House, La Plata, Argentina.

The Edward Larrabee Barnes Collection

Collection Identifier: DES-1993-0001-004165878
Overview: The collection includes architectural drawings, photographs, clippings, lectures, and publications related to Barnes’ architectural practice that spans five decades of work during the 20th century.

The Ernest Weissmann Archive

Collection Identifier: DES-2013-0003-014379936
Scope and Contents: The Ernest Weissmann Archive is comprised of 43 linear feet of personal and professional papers. Most material documents his many years of extensive and significant international work in housing, urban, and regional development as an officer of the United Nations based in New York. It includes drafts and final versions of lectures, writings and reports, as well as extensive visual documentation (mainly slides) carried out during UN missions. It also contains some material related to his...