Firms Associated with Him and Arthur Hercz papers

Inclusive Dates: 
1888–1994
Survey Repository: 
This record forms part of the Chicago’s Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource project funded by the Terra Foundation for American Art. For this project, the Archives surveyed archival repositories throughout the Chicago region to identify art-related materials contained in their holdings. While the Archives of American Art does not own any of the materials described herein, information about those materials and links to the original repositories have been included when available.

Descriptive Summary

Arthur Hercz papers (4.5 lin. ft.) consists of correspondence and news clippings relating to buildings or interiors designed by Arthur Hercz; scripts, musical scores, costume and scenery sketches, and programs for pageants and festivals designed or directed by Hercz; essays; articles; condolence letters to Hercz's family after his death (1941), and other items.

Biographical Historical Note

Born in Hungary, Arthur Hercz was a Chicago-based architect and designer.