University of Texas, Alexander Architectural Archive

New York Architectural collection:

An Inventory of Drawings, 1950, 1980, 1995



Collection Summary

Creator Alexander Architectural Archive
Title: New York Architectural collection
Dates: 1950, 1980, 1995
Abstract: The New York Architectural collection consists of one sketch, three drawings and papers. The prismacolor on velum design sketch is for the project, The Lost Urban Gypsy: a portable shelter for the homeless, March 1995; the project was a response to the plight of New York City's homeless. One drawing is of plans for a solar dog house with accompanying instructions by MGI, White Plains, NY, 1980. Two drawings are of the Dun & Bradstreet Home Office Building, New York, NY, 1950, Reinhard Hofmeister And Walquist, architects.
Identification: 1986013, 2000015
Quantity: 1 prismacolor on velum design sketch, 3 drawings, .1 linear feet of papers
Language: Materials are in English.
Repository: Alexander Architectural Archive, The University of Texas at Austin.

Biographical and Administrative History of the Architects and Firms represented in the collection

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Scope and Content of the collection

The New York Architectural collection consists of one sketch, three drawings and papers. The prismacolor on velum design sketch is for the project, The Lost Urban Gypsy: a portable shelter for the homeless, March 1995; the project was a response to the plight of New York City's homeless. One drawing is of plans for a solar dog house with accompanying instructions by MGI, White Plains, NY, 1980. Two drawings are of the Dun & Bradstreet Home Office Building, New York, NY, 1950, by Reinhard, Hofmeister and Walquist, architects.


Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

Access is by appointment only to any serious scholar. Rolled materials must be flattened before viewing. A three-day advance notice is required to flatten rolled materials. Portions of this collection are not processed and may not be accessible.

Restrictions on Use

Permission for publication is given on behalf of the University of Texas as the owner of the collection and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder which must be obtained by the researcher. For more information please see the Alexander Architectural Archive's Use Policy.


Index Terms

Subjects (Organizations):
Reinhard, Hofmeister and Walquist

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

New York Architectural collection, the Alexander Architectural Archive, the General Libraries, the University of Texas at Austin

Processing Information

Processing is not completed. Please see archival staff for more information.


Detailed Description of the Collection

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