Austin History Center

J. H. Eccleston Johnston, Jr. Records and Drawings

An Inventory of the Collection



Overview of the Collection

Creator: Johnston, J. H. Eccleston, Jr.
Title: J. H. Eccleston Johnston, Jr. Records and Drawings
Inclusive Dates: 1982-1986
Abstract: J. H. Eccleston Johnston, Jr. was an Austin, Texas architect during the 1970s and 1980s. This small collection contains architectural drawings of The Railyard condominium, sketches of a residential project and design studies of a sign and a trellis.
Identification: AR.2009.019
Quantity: 1 flat file drawer (42 drawings)
Location: Architectural Archives flat file, Outer Vault
Language: The records are in English.
Repository: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library, 810 Guadalupe, PO BOX 2287, Austin, TX 78768

Biographical Note

J. H. Eccleston Johnston, Jr. moved to Austin, Texas in 1972 and worked for a variety of architectural firms. Projects that he worked on included The Railyard (condominium), the Shen office building, the Concorde Center and several residences.


Scope and Contents

The collection contains four sets of drawings from the 1980s - architectural drawings of The Railyard condominium, sketches of a residential project and design studies of the Concord Center sign and a trellis. Also included are three color slides of unidentified model and building.


Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

Open to all users.

Restrictions on Use

The Austin History Center (AHC) is the owner of the physical materials in the AHC collections and makes available reproductions for research, publication, and other uses. Written permission must be obtained from the AHC before any publication use. The AHC does not necessarily hold copyright to all of the materials in the collections. In some cases, permission for use may require seeking additional authorization from the copyright owners. Consult repository for more details.


Index Terms

This record series is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.
Persons:
Johnston, J.H. Eccleston, Jr.
Organizations:
Concorde Center (Austin, Tex.)
The Railyard (Austin, Tex.)
Places:
Austin (Tex.)
Subjects:
Architecture-Texas--Austin
Architects-Texas--Austin
Document Types:
Architectural drawings.
Color slides.

Separated Material

House/Building Photo Files


  • Concorde Center (4631 Airport Boulevard - PICH 02425-02427
  • The Railyard (201 E. 4th Streel) - PICH 02428-02430


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

J. H. Eccleston Johnston, Jr. Records and Drawings (AR.2009.019). Austin History Center, Austin Public Library, Texas.

Acquisition Information

Donor #: DO/1986/106

Donation Date: 1986

Processing Information

Finding aid created and encoded by Molly Hults in 2016.


Detailed Description of the Collection

Architectural Drawings, 1982-1986

Location FlatFile
Architectural Archives FF-01/EJ Concorde Center (EJ-01/EJ), undated
FF-01/EJ The Railyard (EJ-02/EJ), 1982-1983
FF-01/EJ Trellis (EJ-03/EJ), 1986
FF-02/EJ Residence (EJ-04/EJ), 1983-1985



Photographic Materials, undated

Location ArchivesCollection
Outer Vault Color slide drawer Unidentified projects, undated