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Architecture, Domestic -- Louisiana

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 51 Collections and/or Records:

A. Hays Town Office Records

 Collection
Identifier: SEAA-061
Scope and Contents This collection includes project drawings for academic, civic, religious, residential, and transport buildings, which were taken from Baton Rouge architect A. Hays Town (1903-2001)'s office and predecessor office, Overstreet and Town (Noah Webster Overstreet [b. 1898] of Jackson, Mississippi [partnership active 1931-1939]).
Dates: 1937-1955

Albert Bendernagel, Sr. Office Records and Drawings

 Collection
Identifier: SEAA-138
Scope and Contents This collection of drawings from New Orleans architect Albert Bendernagel, Sr. (1876-1952)'s office, as well as those from partnerships with Emile Weil and John Cazale, includes project drawings, landscape drawings, fantasy architectural drawings, and drawings made during Bendernagel's travels. Projects included educational, religious, and residential commissions, done in New Orleans and throughout Louisiana.
Dates: 1920s–1953

Albert C. Ledner Office Records

 Collection
Identifier: SEAA-179
Scope and Contents This collection of records, from New Orleans modernist architect and designer Albert Charles Ledner (1924-2017)'s office, includes drawings, correspondence, articles, and photographs featuring residential, commercial, religious, educational, and social projects. Projects were done in New Orleans, throughout Louisiana, and a few other cities across the United States. Records also include industrial design inventions for a thermal gravity pump, a high rise emergency descent apparatus, and a...
Dates: 1940s–2009

Andrew M. Lockett, Jr. Office Records

 Collection
Identifier: SEAA-139
Scope and Contents This collection includes project drawings from the office of New Orleans architect Andrew Moore Lockett, Jr. (1896-1984), active during the mid-20th century. Drawings encompass several landmark New Orleans buildings, including the residence at 5705 St. Charles Avenue, New Orleans (known locally as “Tara”) and St. Joseph’s Hall of Philosophy at Notre Dame Seminary on Carrollton Avenue. Projects Lockett completed on his own, as well as those from his partnerships with Tilghman G. Chachere, Jr....
Dates: 1930s–1970s

Andry and Feitel Office Records

 Collection
Identifier: SEAA-043
Scope and Contents This collection of records from New Orleans architects Andry and Feitel (with Paul Andry, 1868-1946 and Arthur Feitel, 1891-1982)'s office, as well as predecessor offices, includes project drawings and specifications for residential, social, and religious projects in New Orleans, across Louisiana, and throughout the United States. Scant professional correspondence, specifications, and photographs are also maintained.
Dates: 1910–1970

August Perez and Associates Office Records

 Collection
Identifier: SEAA-189
Scope and Contents This collection includes project drawings and photographic documentation of commercial, residential, educational, and religious buildings. Projects were done locally within Louisiana and nationally.
Dates: 1940s-1980s

Benson and Riehl Office Records

 Collection
Identifier: SEAA-044
Scope and Contents This collection of records from New Orleans architects Benson and Riehl (Herbert A. Benson, 1888-1961; George J. Riehl, 1899-1973)'s office, as well as records from predecessor and successor offices, includes drawings, photographs, and presentation renderings for commercial, residential, and social projects in New Orleans, across Louisiana, and throughout the United States.
Dates: 1922–1974

C. Milo Williams Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: SEAA-149
Scope and Contents This collection includes photographic negatives placed on glass plates, which were made by New Orleans architect and amateur photographer C. Milo Williams (1867-1954). Negatives are mostly 8” x 10” in size. Tulane created prints of many negatives in the early 1970s, which are included within the collection. Photographs include members of Williams’ family; landscape views of New Orleans, other areas in Louisiana, and South America; and architecture in New Orleans and elsewhere. Most photographs...
Dates: 1890s–1910; 1970

Collection of Architectural Drawings

 Collection
Identifier: SEAA-155
Scope and Contents This collection includes project drawings by various architects for residential, commercial, and institutional buildings in New Orleans and throughout Louisiana.
Dates: 1870s – 1990

Curtis and Davis Project Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: SEAA-175
Scope and Contents This collection includes project photographic prints and negatives from the office of New Orleans architects Curtis and Davis Architects and Engineers (Nathaniel C. Curtis, Jr. 1917-1997; Arthur Q. Davis, 1920-2011). Photographs and negatives were taken from various offices in New Orleans, New York, New York, Los Angeles, California, Berlin, Germany, and London, England. Projects were international in scope, and include academic, commercial, medical, prison, religious, residential, and...
Dates: 1940s–1970s

Donald H. Caldwell Office Records

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Identifier: SEAA-171
Scope and Contents This collection of records from New Orleans architect Donald Henry Caldwell (1936-2009)'s office, as well as the architectural firm of Caldwell and Bedikian (Victor Bedikian 1932-2016), includes project drawings for commercial and residential buildings in New Orleans and throughout Louisiana.
Dates: 1960s–2001

Edward B. Silverstein Associates Office Records

 Collection
Identifier: SEAA-056
Scope and Contents This collection of records from New Orleans architects Edward B. Silverstein Associates (Edward B. Silverstein, 1909-1989)'s office, as well as records from predecessor offices, includes drawings, mounted renderings, photographs, and correspondence related to commercial, social, and institutional projects in New Orleans, across Louisiana, and throughout the United States.
Dates: 1915–1978

Ernest E. Verges and Associates Office Records

 Collection
Identifier: SEAA-060
Scope and Contents This collection of records from New Orleans architects Ernest E. Verges and Associates (Ernest E. Verges, b. 1920), as well as records from predecessor offices, includes project drawings for academic, business (with an emphasis on banks), medical, and religious, and residential buildings. Projects largely took place in New Orleans, but also include several throughout Louisiana and Alabama.
Dates: 1924-1985

Eugene D. Cizek Office Records

 Collection
Identifier: SEAA-182
Scope and Contents This collection includes project drawings for residential and commerical buildings from the professional office of New Orleans architect, educator, and preservationist, Eugene Darwin Cizek, FAIA. Commissions were done in New Orleans, throughout Louisiana, and a few cities throughout the United States. Cisek's student drawings, including theses and student projects from the Delft Institute of Technology and Massachusetts Institute of Technology, are also maintained.
Dates: Ca. 1960s – 2000

F. Labouisse Monroe, Sr. Office Records

 Collection
Identifier: SEAA-127
Scope and Contents This collection includes project drawings from New Orleans architect F. Monroe Labouisse, Sr. (1911-1998), which were made during his association with the New Orleans architectural office of Parham and Labouisse (Frederick D. Parham, 1893-1971). Project drawings made during his association with other offices are also maintained, and include the following architects and firms: Moise H. Goldstein (1914-1940) (Moise H. Goldstein, 1882-1972); Moise H. Goldstein and Associates (1940-1947); and...
Dates: 1928–1970s

Frank H. Boatner Collection of Louisiana Architecture Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: SEAA-150
Scope and Contents This collection consists of 16” x 20” copy photographic prints of New Orleans and Louisiana architectural subjects. Photos date to late 19th century through 1960s and consist of a set of 10 volumes for New Orleans, and 9 volumes for Louisiana plantation houses and subjects outside New Orleans.
Dates: Late 19th century – 1960s

Fred Wagner Office Records

 Collection
Identifier: SEAA-180
Scope and Contents This collection includes records from Mississippi architect, Leo Frederick Wagner, Jr. (b. 1929), and records from his association with James Paul Oubre (1929-2007), under the firm name Oubre and Wagner. Because Wagner was based on the Mississippi Gulf Coast, his project drawings include banking, commercial, religious, and residential buildings from that state. Religious and residential buildings in Louisiana are also maintained.
Dates: 1950s–2006

George A. Saunders Office Records

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Identifier: SEAA-172
Scope and Contents This collection of office records comes from New Orleans architect George A. Saunders (1920-2006) and his collaboration with John W. Lawrence (1923-1971) and William Calongne (Lawrence and Saunders; Lawrence, Saunders, and Calongne). These records include project drawings from Lawrence and Saunders, dating from the late-1950s through the 1960s, and project drawings for work done under his own name (George A. Saunders; George A. Saunders and Associates), dating through the 1980s. Drawings...
Dates: 1950s–1980s

Gerhardt Kramer Office Records

 Collection
Identifier: SEAA-167
Scope and Contents This collection includes project drawings and correspondence around residential projects and alterations to buildings.
Dates: 1930s

Historic American Buildings Survey (HABS) Collection of Louisiana Drawings

 Collection
Identifier: SEAA-013
Scope and Contents This collection includes measured drawings (both originals and copies) for Louisiana plantations and early New Orleans buildings, made as documentation for the Historic American Buildings Survey (HABS) for the U.S. National Parks Service. The earlier drawings from the 1930s are mostly half-sized blue line prints of the originals, which are housed with the official HABS records at the Library of Congress. Much of this work was done under the direction of New Orleans architect, Richard Koch...
Dates: 1930s-2002

H.L. Burton Office Records

 Collection
Identifier: SEAA-014
Scope and Contents This collection of records from Hayward L. Burton (1867-1953)'s office, as well as records from predecessor and successor offices, largely consists of project drawings and specifications for commercial, institutional, residential, and social projects across Louisiana and throughout the United States. Slight professional correspondence is also maintained.
Dates: 1899-1946

I. William Ricciuti Office Records

 Collection
Identifier: SEAA-163
Scope and Contents This collection includes eight sets of project drawings for apartments and residences, building alterations, and an office. All projects were located in New Orleans.
Dates: 1967-1971

J. Buchanan Blitch and Associates, Incorporated Office Records

 Collection
Identifier: SEAA-133
Scope and Contents This collection of records, from the office of New Orleans architects J. Buchanan Blitch and Associates, Incorporated (James Buchanan Blitch, (1923-1998), includes project drawings for civic, commercial, educational, religious, and residential buildings, as well as institutions like juvenile detention centers and orphanages. Projects were done in New Orleans, throughout Louisiana, and a few other cities in the United States. Buildings include the Home of the Aged for Little Sisters of the Poor,...
Dates: 1913–1970s

James Freret Office Records

 Collection
Identifier: SEAA-147
Scope and Contents The collection consists of project drawings for commercial, historic, religious, and residential projects throughout Louisiana; travel sketches of Pompeii and throughout Europe; tax receipts; and miscellaneous correspondence associated with New Orleans architect James Freret (1838-1897), dating from 1826-1902.
Dates: 1860s–1890s

John Geiser, Incorporated Office Records

 Collection
Identifier: SEAA-055
Scope and Contents This collection of records from John Geiser, Incorporated — painting and interior decorating contractors of New Orleans — includes project drawings, watercolor renderings, stencils for projects, and some correspondence.
Dates: 1874–1980

John W. Lawrence Office Records

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Identifier: SEAA-126
Scope and Contents This collection of project drawings, from New Orleans architect and educator John W. Lawrence (1923-1971)'s office, were produced during partnerships with other New Orleans architects. Commissions date to the early period of Lawrence’s career, and include academic, medical, residential, and religious buildings throughout Louisiana and Mississippi.
Dates: 1950-1958

Koch and Wilson Office Records

 Collection
Identifier: SEAA-003
Scope and Contents This collection of records, from New Orleans architectural office Koch and Wilson, includes project drawings, specifications, and professional correspondence (with attached photographs and contracts) regarding business, commercial, educational, medical, and residential buildings and additions. Projects were done in New Orleans, throughout Louisiana, and a few cities throughout the United States.
Dates: 1916-1980s

Leo Francis Dufrechou Office Records

 Collection
Identifier: SEAA-174
Scope and Contents This collection of records, from New Orleans architect Leo Francis Dufrechou (1923-2001)'s office, includes project drawings for both East and West Jefferson Hospitals in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana. Project drawings encompass academic, commercial, office, and residential buildings throughout Louisiana, the United States, and in Egypt. Childhood drawings are also maintained.
Dates: 1930s–1980s

Louis A. Goldstein Office Records

 Collection
Identifier: SEAA-005
Scope and Contents This collection of records, from New Orleans architect Louis A. Goldstein's office, includes drawings, related correspondence, and photographs regarding business, commercial, religious, and residential buildings and alterations. Projects were done in New Orleans, throughout Louisiana, and a few cities in the United States. Personal correspondence and photographs are also maintained.
Dates: 1930s-1960s

Lowrey, Hess, Boudreaux Office Records

 Collection
Identifier: SEAA-170
Scope and Contents This collection includes office records from the New Orleans architectural firm Lowrey, Hess, Boudreaux (Mark Perrin Lowrey, 1926-1997; William J. Hess, Jr.; Raymond J. Boudreaux) and predecessor and successor firms. Records consist of project drawings featuring academic, business, commercial, and residential buildings. Projects were done in New Orleans, throughout Louisiana, and in a few cities across the United States; they range from the early 1960s to 1980s. A few projects were done in...
Dates: 1960s–1981