Eric Gugler papers, 1889-1977

Gugler, Eric, b. 1889 d. 1974
Painter, Architect
Active in N.Y.

Collection size: 34.2 linear feet

Collection Summary: The papers of architect and painter Eric Gugler measure 34.2 linear feet and date from 1889-1977. Found within the papers are biographical materials, including papers relating to the Gugler family, personal and business correspondence, writings, project files for commercial and residential commissions, personal business records, photographic materials, including 180 glass plate slides, and artwork.

Biographical/Historical Note: Architect and painter Eric Gugler (1889-1974) lived and worked in New York City, New York.

The papers were donated in 1977 by Gugler's wife, Anne Tonetti Gugler. Additional materials were donated between 1979 and 1980 by Gugler's business associate, Ferdinand Eiseman.

Funding for the processing of this collection was provided by the Terra Foundation for American Art.

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Related Materials

The White House Historical Association's Office of the Curator holds additional Eric Gugler Papers related to the expansion and redesign of the West Wing in 1934.