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Alsop family papers

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Call Number: MS 34
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence, legal papers, diaries, estate records, account books, notebooks, deeds, and miscellanea of the Alsop family of Middletown, Connecticut. Several generations of family members are represented in the papers including: Joseph Wright Alsop (1772-1844), Joseph Wright Alsop (1804-1878), Joseph Wright Alsop (1838-1891), Joseph Wright Alsop (1876-1953), Mary Alsop Oliver Alsop (1815-1893), Richard Alsop (1726-1776), Richard Alsop (1789-1842), Charles Richard Alsop...
Dates: 1734-1986

Architectural drawings and maps of Yale University buildings and grounds

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Call Number: RU 1
Overview: The materials consist of design, preliminary, working, shop, and "as built" architectural drawings and maps of buildings and grounds owned or used by Yale University. The drawings range from original concepts to full scale details of equipment and ornamentation. The media vary from water colors, pen and ink sketches, pencil on tracing paper drawings to blueprints and photostats.
Dates: circa 1728-2002

Buildings, grounds and landmarks in New Haven photographs

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Call Number: RU 685
Overview: The materials consist of maps, photographs, engravings, drawings, slides, and lithographs of New Haven, Connecticut scenes, residences, buildings, and landmarks. The bulk of The materials consist of photographs of New Haven and surrounding environs from 1860-1930s. Included are aerial views, scenes of the New Haven Green, photographs of streets, and various individual residences. Of particular interest are the snapshots of houses used for tax purposes, or as documentation of the structure...
Dates: 1653-1970

Dickinson Hall and Wheelock Hall, Yale University, photographs

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Call Number: RU 678
Overview: The materials consist of photographs documenting the construction of Dickinson Hall and Wheelock Hall at Yale. Included are elevation drawings by James Gamble Rogers and construction views.
Dates: 1925

Otto Eggers proposal sketches for John Russell Pope's "Yale University: A Plan for Its Future Building"

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Call Number: RU 607
Overview: The collection consists of photographs and lithographs of sketches by Otto R. Eggers that were used in John Russell Pope's "Yale University: A Plan for Its Future Building," submitted to the Yale Corporation in 1919.
Dates: 1919

Lincoln Ellsworth Papers

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Call Number: MS 1311
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence, unpublished writings, awards, memorabilia, and maps relating to Lincoln Ellsworth's flight across the North Pole in 1926. Included also is a copy of P. Ku?hne's: Chamois-Hunting in Switzerland, with the original drawings and correspondence of Arthur Frost. Principal correspondents are Roald Amundsen, Richard E. Byrd, Calvin Coolidge, Wilbur Cross, Charles Dawes, Frank Kellogg, and Theodore Roosevelt.
Dates: 1921-1928

Frederic Rodrigo Gruger collection

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Call Number: MS 1454
Overview: The papers consist of original sketches and drawings by Frederic Rodrigo Gruger illustrating stories written by prominent American authors and published in several major journals and magazines. There are twelve mounted and numbered pictures containing illustrations for "Stover at Yale" by Owen Johnson, which was serialized in McClure's Magazine in 1911 and 1912. There is an unnumbered, mounted picture containing an advertisement for "Stover at Yale," and a photograph of author Owen Johnson and...
Dates: 1911-1935

Charles D. Hubbard sketches of Yale-related buildings and grounds

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Call Number: RU 648
Overview: The collection consists of original pen and ink drawings by Charles D. Hubbard of Yale-related buildings in New Haven, Branford and Killingworth used in the publication Yale and Her Books. The following buildings are represented: House of Reverend Samuel Russel, Branford; Killingworth meeting-house; Saybrook Point; the first Yale College house; chapel and library (later Athenaeum); Lyceum; old chapel; old library; Chittenden Hall; Linsly Hall; and Sterling Memorial Library.
Dates: circa 1926

Images of Yale individuals

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Call Number: RU 684
Overview: The materials consists of pictures of individuals associated with Yale, including students, faculty, officers, and visitors. Includes portrait photographs, and prints of drawings and paintings.
Dates: circa 1750-2001

Richard Gamble Knight papers

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Call Number: MS 1999
Overview: The papers comprise images captured during Richard Gamble Knight's tenure from 1957 to 1961 as an employee of the architectural firm Eero Saarinen and Associates, and during other periods of Knight's life, such as his student years. Consisting of photographic prints, negatives, and slides, the images range from projects designed by Saarinen and Associates (including Dulles International Airport, John Deere and Company, Trans World Flight Center, and CBS Building in New York), to candid shots...
Dates: Circa 1952-2003

Luce Hall, Yale University, records documenting design and construction

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Call Number: RU 708
Overview: The records consist of photographs and a set of mylar drawings documenting the construction of Luce Hall at Yale.
Dates: 1991-1994

Piatt Family Papers

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Call Number: MS 1038
Overview: Correspondence, literary notes, clippings, photographs, and an album of poems and drawings on Edinburgh compiled (1898-1899) by Cecil Piatt. The correspondence consists mainly of letters to John Bear Piatt from family members on the frontier in Montana, Dakota territory, and Kansas. There are also letters from his son, John James Piatt, who served as the United States Consul in Cork, Ireland, from 1882-1893, and from Sarah Morgan Bryan Piatt, noted nineteenth century poet and author.
Dates: 1834-1909

M. Paul Roche lithographs of Yale University

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Call Number: RU 643
Overview: The collection consists of six M. Paul Roche lithographs, from a series of eight, of Yale buildings and two advertisements for them. Included are the following lithographs: [No. 1] The High Street entrance to the Sterling Memorial Library; [No. 2] Harkness Memorial Gateway from Branford Court; [No. 3] Vanderbilt Gateway from the college campus; [No. 4] The Great Hall of Sterling Memorial Library; [No. 6] Harkness Tower; and [No. 7] Wrexham Tower. Also in the collection are thirteen original...
Dates: 1932

Roth and Moore Architects records concerning the Seeley G. Mudd Library, Yale University

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Call Number: RU 1019
Overview: The records consist of memoranda, correspondence, notes, drawings, specifications, and awards documenting Roth and Moore Architects' design and construction of the Seeley G. Mudd Library, Yale University.
Dates: 1977-1986

School of Architecture, Yale University, Exhibit materials from "Architecture or Revolution: Charles Moore and Architecture at Yale in the 1960s"

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Call Number: RU 906
Overview: The materials consist of vintage posters, photographs, slides, and drawings used in the Yale School of Architecture's 2001 exhibit on Charles Moore.
Dates: 1965-2002

Shepherd Stevens papers

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Call Number: MS 865
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence, architectural drawings, sketches, diaries, photographs, lecture materials, writings, and other documents pertaining to the life of Shepherd Stevens (1880-1962), an American architect and professor of architecture at Cornell (1915-1920) and Yale (1920-1947) universities who was educated at Columbia University (1899-1903) and trained in the Beaux-Arts tradition at the École des Beaux Arts in Paris, France, where he received his ...
Dates: 1789-1961, bulk 1840-1961

Student life at Yale photographs

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Call Number: RU 736
Overview: The materials consist of photographs and drawings documenting various aspects of student life and activities at Yale. Included are pictures of commencement ceremonies, class day activities, parties and dances, sports, protests, theatrical performances, classroom and other interior scenes, and Yale during wartime.
Dates: circa 1779-1988

Edwin C. Taylor and Robert Galvin drawings of Yale University buildings

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Call Number: RU 1020
Overview: The materials consist of 18 original ink drawings by Edwin C. Taylor and Robert Galvin of Yale dinnerware designs depicting Yale buildings.
Dates: 1930-1941

Yale University building assignment plans

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Call Number: RU 4
Overview: The records consist of assignment plans showing, by floor, the complete layout of various Yale buildings at the time the drawings were rendered.
Dates: 1924-1976

Yale University building project records

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Call Number: RU 5
Overview: The records consist of proposals, specifications, correspondence, memoranda, reports, schedules, drawings, a 16mm film, and administrative records, maintained by the Yale Office of Facilities, documenting construction and renovation projects for Yale buildings. Also included is detailed information about the design and installation of mechanical, laboratory, and other equipment and systems.
Dates: circa 1891-2007