Christopher John Chamales papers

Inclusive Dates: 
1919–1987

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

22.75 linear feet (50 boxes),  3 portfolios, 5 oversize portfolios, and flatfile material consisting of project files, business papers, professional and personal correspondence, personal papers, diaries and appointment books, photographs, slides, and negatives, most relating to the architectural education and projects and city planning of Christopher John Chamales. Series VI: Photographs and Series VII: Slides include images of sculpture by Carl Milles at Cranbrook Academy.

Biographical Historical Note

Christopher John Chamales was a Chicago-based architect and city planner.