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Architectural records

 Subject
Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Scope Note: Records documenting the design and construction of buildings or other structures.

Found in 19 Collections and/or Records:

Architectural drawings and maps of Yale University buildings and grounds

 Collection
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

Yale University Art Gallery photographs and film

 Collection
Call Number: RU 622
Overview: The materials consist of photographs, drawings and one 16mm film documenting the two stages of construction of the Yale University Art Gallery (Gallery of Fine Arts).
Dates: 1925-1953

Dickinson Hall and Wheelock Hall, Yale University, photographs

 Collection
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

Helen Hadley Hall, Yale University, construction records maintained by the treasurer

 Collection
Call Number: RU 10
Overview: The records consist of financial and construction records maintained by the treasurer of Yale concerning Helen Hadley Hall, a graduate women's residence erected on the Yale campus in 1958.
Dates: 1956-1959

Kingsley-Blake House, Yale University, records documenting its removal

 Collection
Call Number: RU 873
Overview: The records consist of an indexed videorecording and photographs of the Kingsley-Blake House (88 Trumbull Street) at Yale prior to its removal. Included are records concerning its removal from the Yale campus to the Briarcliff Manor-Scarborough Historical Society of New York.
Dates: 1997-2001

Richard Gamble Knight papers

 Collection
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

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

 Collection
Call Number: RU 631
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.
Dates: 1917-1922

Office of Facilities Construction and Renovation, School of Medicine, Yale University, records

 Collection
Call Number: RU 1070
Overview: The records consist of proposals, specifications, correspondence, memoranda, reports, schedules, drawings, and administrative records, maintained by the Yale School of Medicine's Office of Facilities Construction and Renovation, documenting construction and renovation projects for Yale School of Medicine buildings. Also included is detailed information about the design and installation of mechanical, laboratory, and other equipment and systems.
Dates: 1999-2004

Douglas Orr, architect, records concerning the addition to the Yale University Art Gallery

 Collection
Call Number: RU 241
Overview: The records consist of office files of architect Douglas Orr documenting the addition to the Yale University Art Gallery.
Dates: 1951-1974

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

 Collection
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

Sterling Memorial Library, Yale University, post-construction photographs

 Collection
Call Number: RU 620
Overview: The materials consists of photographs taken following the construction (and before the opening) of Sterling Memorial Library at Yale. Included are interior and exterior views, photographs of floor plans, friezes, archways, and window details.
Dates: circa 1930

Yale Bowl Materials Collected By Charles A. Ferry

 Collection
Call Number: RU 3
Overview: The collection consists of documents, photographs, clippings, and memorabilia concerning the building of the Yale Bowl. A small quantity of material documents its later use.
Dates: 1911-1989

Yale University building assignment plans

 Collection
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

 Collection
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

Yale University buildings and grounds architectural documentation

 Collection
Call Number: RU 2
Overview: The materials consist of correspondence, memoranda, specifications, articles, reports, sketches, photographs, floor plans, notes, booklets, and related materials documenting the planning, construction, renovation, and use of Yale buildings.
Dates: Circa 1747-2006

Yale University buildings and grounds negatives and photographs

 Collection
Call Number: RU 705
Overview: The materials consist of photographs and negatives of maps, plans, and pictures of Yale buildings depicted between 1748-1919. The negatives are not dated.
Dates: circa 1748-1919

Yale University buildings and grounds photographs

 Collection
Call Number: RU 703
Overview: The collection contains pictorial materials depicting various Yale buildings and grounds. Included are maps, aerial views of Yale and New Haven, and photographic prints of architectural plans, drawings and proposals. Materials for many buildings are classified in individual record units and are not described here.
Dates: 1716-2004

Yale University Library records concerning renovation projects

 Collection
Call Number: RU 801
Overview: The records consist of assessments, plans, estimates, summaries, pictorial records, and architectural plans documenting the renovation of Sterling Memorial Library at Yale.
Dates: circa 1965-2007

Yale University Library records concerning the construction of the Irving S. Gilmore Music Library

 Collection
Call Number: RU 270
Overview: The records consist of construction and renovation records, photographs, bid addenda, and related materials documenting the design and construction of the Irving S. Gilmore Music Library at Yale.
Dates: 1973-1995