Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject HeadingsScope Note: This heading is subdivided by place for works on architecture indigenous to the place named, e.g. Architecture--United States. The heading is qualified by a national qualifier for works on architecture of the type named in the qualifier but located in other places, e.g. Architecture, American--India.
Found in 26 Collections and/or Records:
Alsop family papers
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...
Found in: Manuscripts and Archives > Alsop family papers
Architecture Medium Format Photograph Collection
Call Number: VRC 51
Overview: Collection consists of medium format mounted black and white and color reproductions of architecture worldwide. Content varies from original photographic prints to reproductions from magazines and other published sources. Some sections have accompanying clippings folders.
Dates: circa 1900-2005
Architecture Postcard Collection
Call Number: VRC 10
Overview: Collection of black and white and color commercial postcards from the 19th and 20th centuries largely of buildings and architectural views worldwide.
Dates: ca. 1880-1960
Architecture Slide Collection
Call Number: VRC 1000
Overview: Collection consists of color and black and white 35 mm slides of architecture, worldwide.
Dates: ca. 1960-2005
William Henry Bishop papers
Call Number: MS 83
Overview: Author, diplomat. Diaries, consular papers documenting his service in Italy and miscellaneous personal papers including correspondence with William Dean Howells and Armando Palacio Valdés, notebooks, genealogical materials, subjects files on Maria Bashkirtseff and a few papers of his son, Julian B. Bishop, who died in 1912. William Henry Bishop's diaries, which make up half the collection, are in 127 volumes spanning the years of 1874-1928 and reflect his extensive travels in the United States...
Found in: Manuscripts and Archives > William Henry Bishop papers
Centerbrook Architects and Planners records
Call Number: MS 1844
Overview: The records consist of architectural and working/detail drawings of institutional, public, and private projects undertaken by Centerbrook Architects and Planners, LLC, as well as documentation of projects by pre-Centerbrook firms M/L/T/W Moore-Turnbull, Charles W. Moore Associates, and Moore Grover Harper. Relevant photographs, slides, correspondence, and newspaper clippings are included.
John W. Cook interviews with architects
Call Number: MS 1873
Overview: The John W. Cook Interviews with Architects consist of recorded interviews conducted with American architects prominent in the mid-to-late 20th century. These interviews were recorded by Cook and Heinrich Klotz in 1969-1970 and largely transcribed in their 1973 book Conversations with Architects, published by Praeger Publishers, New York. The full interview with Louis Kahn was transcribed more recently in Louis I. Kahn in Conversation,...
William Adams Delano papers
Call Number: MS 178
Overview: The papers consist almost entirely of social and professional correspondence. They also include an unpublished autobiography, The Reminiscences of William Adams Delano; printed matter; and a drawing made for the 46th anniversary of The Record. Much of the personal correspondence concerns Delano's membership in various New York clubs and his classmates in the Yale College class of 1895. His professional correspondence relates in part to important commissions, among them his work on the White...
Dates: 1902-1960, bulk 1939-1960
Found in: Manuscripts and Archives > William Adams Delano papers
Michael Meredith Hare papers
Call Number: MS 6
Overview: Correspondence, writings, notes, diaries, research materials, and other papers of Michael Meredith Hare, architect, philosopher, and author. The papers relate primarily to Hare's interest in the philosophical, theological, and mystical implications of the creative process and to his attempts to reconcile the laws of physics and parapsychological phenomena. In connection with this work, Hare corresponded with a number of psychologists, mathematicians, physicists, and philosophers. Correspondents...
Found in: Manuscripts and Archives > Michael Meredith Hare papers
Charles Augustus Lindbergh papers
Call Number: MS 325
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence; diaries; writings; childhood, school and college materials; financial, legal, and housekeeping records; reports; memoranda; drawings; maps; publications; artifacts; and memorabilia documenting the life and interests of Charles Augustus Lindbergh. The papers form the largest and most extensive collection of his personal, professional, and family papers. They document his work as a pilot, developer of commercial aviation and rocketry, bio-engineer, air force...
Dates: 1780-1999, bulk 1911-1974
Miscellaneous Architecture Lantern Slide Collection
Call Number: VRC 173
Overview: Collection consists of lantern slides of architecture, mostly Gothic and mostly European. They are fully identified on the labels. Most of the views seem to be stock photography from sources such as Alinari.
Miscellaneous Oversized Architecture Photographs
Call Number: VRC 72
Overview: Miscellaneous collection of maps, diagrams, elevations, plans and photographs of architecture and archaeological sites, including aerial photographs, mostly well known monuments and places, used for teaching.
Henry Killam Murphy papers
Call Number: MS 231
Overview: The papers consist of architectural drawings, project files, photographs, correspondence, and ephemera documenting Henry Killam Murphy, particularly in his roles as a founding partner in the New Haven firm Murphy & Dana, and the New York City firm Murphy, McGill & Hamlin.
Found in: Manuscripts and Archives > Henry Killam Murphy papers
Pelli, Cesar, 2008 December 10
Call Number: RU 1037
Dates: 2008 December 10
Perspecta, School of Architecture, Yale University, records
Call Number: RU 336
Overview: The records consist of editorial and financial correspondence, copyrights, reviews, architectural drawings, articles, accounting records, and photographs and negatives documenting the publication of Perspecta, a journal of the Yale School of Architecture (formerly the School of Architecture and Design and School of Art and Architecture).
Dates: 1952-2002, bulk 1952-1973
Richard D. Butterfield Slide and Photograph Collection
Call Number: VRC 175
Overview: Collection consists of photographs and slides taken by R. D. Butterfield from 1952-1983, and donated to the Visual Resources Collection at the encouragement of Abbott Lowell Cummings. Most are architectural studies, with particular emphasis on Venice’s Grand Canal, Palladio and his influence, New England churches, and churches by Christopher Wren. Mr. Butterfield was a practicing architect, M.Arch. Yale, based in Farmington, CT. He died in 1986. Mr. Butterfield was interested in comparisons...
Greville Rickard papers
Call Number: MS 1227
Overview: Correspondence, papers, writings and miscellanea of Greville Rickard, a graduate of Yale University, 1912, Sheffield Scientific School.
Found in: Manuscripts and Archives > Greville Rickard papers
Harold Wickliffe Rose papers
Call Number: MS 1239
Overview: The papers consist entirely of materials relating to Rose's book, The Colonial Houses of Worship in America (1963). Included are the manuscript, related correspondence, reviews, and a large amount of research material: notes, letters, and printed and pictorial matter about churches in eighteen states. Among his correspondents are Frederick W. Beinecke, A. Pierce Middleton, Richmond P. Miller and Edmund W. Sinnott.
Found in: Manuscripts and Archives > Harold Wickliffe Rose papers
Paul Marvin Rudolph papers
Call Number: MS 1411
Overview: The papers consist of a scrapbook of clippings, pamphlets, and printed material relating to Paul Rudolph, architect and educator at Yale.
Found in: Manuscripts and Archives > Paul Marvin Rudolph papers
School of Architecture, Yale University, records concerning Retrospecta
Call Number: RU 1018
Overview: The records consist of digital images, text, and video and audio recordings used in the publication of Retrospecta.