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Daniel Putnam Brinley and Kathrine Sanger Brinley papers, 1879-1984

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Series 4: Commission Files , 1920-1979
0.8 Linear feet
Box 9-10

Commission files concern specific mural commissions of Daniel Putnam Brinley and may contain correspondence, specifications, lists, contracts, financial agreements and receipts, notes, publicity and clippings, plans, sketches, and photographs of the finished murals. Two commissions for which extensive documentation can be found are the Metropolitan Life Insurance Company murals in New York and the Liberty War Memorial in Kansas City Missouri. Detailed original mural studies for the Metropolitan Life Insurance commission is filed in Series 9: Artwork.
This series has been scanned in its entirety.
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Hudson Motor Car Company of New York, Inc., 1920
9
15
St. Mark's Parish, New Canaan, Connecticut, 1922-1961
9
16
Maillard's Restaurant, Chicago, Illinois, 1924
9
17
Fordham Lutheran Church, New York, 1925-1928
9
18
Liberty Memorial, Kansas City, Missouri, 1925-1977
(4 folders)
9
19-22
Bank of New York & Trust Co., 1928
9
23
Brooklyn Savings Bank, New York, 1928-1939, 1975
(2 folders)
10
1-2
News Building, New York, New York, 1929-1938
10
3
120 Wall Street, New York, 1930-1931
10
4
Saint George's Episcopal Church, Bridgeport, Connecticut, 1931-1953
(2 folders)
10
5-6
Post Office, Bridgeport, Connecticut, 1932
10
7
Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, New York, 1932-1973
(6 folders)
10
8-13
Blakely, Georgia, Post Office, 1937-1939, 1979
10
14
St. Paul's Church, Norwalk, Connecticut, 1947-1959, 1974
10
15
Wayside Cross, New Canaan, Connecticut, 1950-1957
10
16
Community Baptist Church, New Canaan, Connecticut, 1954-1974
10
17
Trinity Church, Swarthmore, Pennsylvania, 1955-1956
10
18
Congregational Church, New Canaan, Connecticut, 1959
10
19

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