Architects' and Designers' papers

Inclusive Dates: 
1767–2003 (bulk 1889–1920)

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

6.5 linear feet (16 boxes), 3 portfolios, 4 oversize portfolios, and flatfile materials consisting of correspondence, lectures, and autobiographical documents from noted American and European architects and decorative arts designers, including some material relating to their work in Chicago and elsewhere in the U.S.