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Ed Gibson and Associates Architectural Records Collection
Scope and Contents
Drawings, renderings and project manuals for ten projects by the Indianapolis architectural firm Ed Gibson and Associates, dating from the late 1960s to 1985. Renderings are by Jungclaus and by Howard Associates. Gibson’s thesis, registration certificate, business records, photographs, engraved tape measure, and personal effects were added to the collection after Gibson’s death.
Dates: 1960 - 1985
Fran E. Schroeder Architectural Records
Scope and Contents The collection documents Fran E. Schroeder’s architectural career. It includes architectural drawings and renderings; photographs; reference material; materials concerning the Construction Specifications Institute; business correspondence; sketches; Christmas cards by Schroeder, Leslie F. Ayres, and Pierre and Wright, ca. 1930; a variety of scrapbook materials and memorabilia; and several award plaques.The drawings are all from the office of Fran E. Schroeder and Associates. More...
Lester W. Routt Architectural Drawings Collection
Scope and Contents This collection consists of 302 project sets of drawings from the office of architect Lester W. Routt, Vincennes, Indiana. It covers the period 1912-1970.The drawings are for a wide variety of building types in southern Indiana, northern Kentucky, and eastern Illinois: residences, apartments, hospitals, factories, fraternal lodges, schools, courthouses, churches, and offices. Most of the work is by Routt but a few drawings are by a predecessor firm, Campbell and Osterhage,...
Dates: 1912 - 1970
M. Carlton Smith Architectural Drawings Collection
Scope and Contents The collection contains 701 sheets of architectural drawings, sketches, and renderings by M. Carlton Smith, dating from 1932-1969. This collection includes 241 different architecture projects and five document files containing personal and professional papers. These include clippings about projects, a copy of Smith’s architecture license, portrait photograph, and business stationery. Also included are two 1990s reference materials written about houses designed by Smith, one with highlights...
Dates: 1932 - 1994
Richard E. Bishop Architectural Records Collection
Scope and Contents This collection consists of drawings, specifications, reference material, a report, postcards, and scrapbook material from the office of Richard E. Bishop, Indianapolis architect. It covers the period 1924-1969.The drawings are mostly designs for parks and recreational facilities. Several sets are for inns and lodges at Indiana state parks. Several children’s camps are represented, too. Other drawing sets are for private residences, a fraternity house, and additions and...
Dates: 1924 - 1969
Snider and Rotz Engineering Drawings Collection
Scope and Contents This collection consists of engineering drawings, commission lists, and photographs from the office of Snider and Rotz Engineers. It covers the period 1912-1993. Most of the projects are in Indianapolis, Indiana.The commission lists are eight bound volumes that chronologically document the firm’s commissions from 1913 to 1981. The drawings are mostly mechanical drawings for heating, ventilation, electrical wiring, and plumbing on many different kinds of projects from...
Dates: 1912 - 1993
- Elevations 5
- Documents 4
- School buildings 4
- Architecture -- Designs and plans -- Presentation drawings 3
- Architecture -- Designs and plans -- Working drawings 3
- Newspaper clippings 3
- Photographs 3
- Recreation centers 3
- Architecture 2
- Buildings, religious 2
- Buildings, residential 2
- Clippings 2
- Houses and homes 2
- Houses--Indiana—1940s 2
- Houses--Indiana—1950s 2 + ∧ less
- Architectural Guild of Indianapolis (Indianapolis, Ind.) 1
- Ayres, Leslie F. 1
- Bishop, Richard E. (Richard Edgar) 1
- Ed Gibson & Associates (Indianapolis, Ind.) 1
- Gibson, Edwin Arthur (1925-2011) 1
- Pierre & Wright, Architects 1
- Routt, Lester W. 1
- Shuttleworth, Rollin 1
- Smith, Carlton M. 1
- Snider and Rotz Engineers 1
- Sutton & Routt 1
- Ward, Charles D. 1
- Wright, George Caleb 1 + ∧ less