University of Texas, Alexander Architectural Archive

Greece Architectural collection:

An Inventory of Drawings



Collection Summary

Creator Alexander Architectural Archive
Title: Greece Architectural collection
Abstract: The Greece Architectural collection is a group of materials about projects designed for or built in Greece accumulated by the Alexander Architetural Archive from various sources. The collection consists of a set of architectural drawings for the United States Embassy Office Building in Athens, Greece. This project was designed in 1957 by Walter Gropius, Partner in Charge, the Architects Collaborative. The set includes 2 linen cover sheets, 1 page of descriptive text and photographs, 1 page of specifications and 49 blueline architectural prints.
Identification: 0000000
Quantity: 53 sheets
Language: Material is in English.
Repository: Alexander Architectural Archive, The University of Texas at Austin.

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

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Scope and Content of the collection

The Greece Architectural collection consists of a set of architectural drawings for the United States Embassy Office Building in Athens, Greece. This project was designed in 1957 by Walter Gropius, Partner in Charge, the Architects Colloborative. The set includes 2 linen cover sheets, 1 page of descriptive text and photographs, 1 page of specifications and 49 blueline architectural prints.


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

Persons:
Gropius, Walter, 1883-1969
Organizations:
Architects Collaborative, Inc.
Subjects:
Architecture--Greece--Modern
Architecture--Greece--20th century
Architecture, Modern--20th century
Places:
Greece
Document Types:
Architectural drawings

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Greece Architectural collection, Alexander Architectural Archive, University of Texas Libraries, The University of Texas at Austin

Processing Information

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Detailed Description of the Collection

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