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Memorial Quadrangle, Yale University, photographs by James S. Hedden

 Collection
Call Number: RU 631

Scope and Contents

The materials consist of photographs by James S. Hedden documenting the excavation and construction of Memorial Quadrangle at Yale. Other views include photographs of completed decorations and interiors, models, the installation of millstones and bells, assignment plans, and the construction of the fan vault ceiling in the Memorial Room of Harkness Tower.

Dates

  • 1917-1922

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

The materials are open for research.

Arrangement

The records are arranged by topic.

Extent

8.5 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Catalog Record

A record for this collection is available in Orbis, the Yale University Library catalog

Persistent URL

http://hdl.handle.net/10079/fa/mssa.ru.0631

Overview

The materials consist of photographs by James S. Hedden documenting the excavation and construction of Memorial Quadrangle at Yale. Other views include photographs of completed decorations and interiors, models, the installation of millstones and bells, assignment plans, and the construction of the fan vault ceiling in the Memorial Room of Harkness Tower.

General note

Forms part of Yale Record Group 46-B (YRG 46-B), Records and materials documenting individual Yale buildings, facilities, and grounds.
Title
Guide to the Memorial Quadrangle, Yale University, Photographs by James S. Hedden
Status
Under Revision
Author
compiled by Staff of Manuscripts and Archives
Date
April 1998
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Part of the Manuscripts and Archives Repository

Contact:
Yale University Library
P.O. Box 208240
New Haven CT 06520-8240 US
(203) 432-1735
(203) 432-7441 (Fax)

Location

Sterling Memorial Library
Room 147
120 High Street
New Haven, CT 06511

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