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A.M. Strauss Architectural Records Collection
Scope and Contents The collection contains thousands of architectural and engineering drawings, sketches, blueprints, and six folders of specifications and photographs created by the office of A.M. Strauss, A.M. Strauss, Inc., A.M. Strauss and Associates, Inc., and Strauss Associates, Inc., from inception at commission 101 through commission 2479 (ca.1918-1992).The collection includes drawings for a few projects by other firms, among them blueprints for the Allen County Courthouse by B. S. Tolan....
Dates: 1918 - 1992
Charles Alden Meranda Architectural Records Collection
Scope and Contents This collection consists of architectural drawings and sketches that pertain to 169 projects spanning from 1939 to 1981. The projects in this collection are mostly for private residences and businesses. Other projects in the collection are of banks, warehouses, churches, public buildings, retirement homes, and office buildings. The majority of projects were designed under the firm name of Meranda, Campbell, and Meranda. There are also a number of projects pertaining to War...
Dates: 1939 - 1981
Hamilton and Graham Architectural Records Collection
Scope and Contents Collection contains 6,013 architectural working drawings, specifications, a firm commission list, photographs, negatives, and microfiche/microfilm dating from 1910-1988 for numerous building projects from the architecture firm of Graham, Love and Graham Architects, Inc. and predecessor firms. The earliest works of the collection were created by Charles Hamilton as a draftsman for Houck and Smenner Architects. Several records throughout the collection are commissions by other firms....
Dates: 1910 - 1988
Martindale Architectural Drawings Collection
Scope and Contents
The collection contains 370 sets of architectural plans for schools, churches, banks, funeral homes, commercial buildings, animal hospitals, theaters, recreation facilities, and fraternal lodges in northeast Indiana, by Martindale and Dahlgren and its subsequent firms, from 1950-1993.
Dates: 1950 - 1993
Richard E. Beaman and Associates Architectural Records Collection
Scope and Contents The collection contains 745 architectural drawings and one folder of correspondence related to projects by the firm from 1957-81. There are working drawings for projects by Philip C. Gardner, professional engineer (1 project, 1957), John P. Guyer (1 project, 1959), Richard E. Beaman and Associates, designers (35 projects, 1961-1969), and Beaman, Guyer and Associates, architects and engineers (19 projects, 1969-1981). The projects are mostly commercial buildings (offices,...
Dates: 1957 - 1981
Samuel G. Bartel Architectural Records Collection
Scope and Contents The collection consists of drawings, specifications, correspondence, and contracts from the office of Samuel G. Bartel, “practical architect.” It covers the period from about 1895 to about 1920. The arrangement is chronological.Bartel did not date most of the documents in the collection. He reliably gave his address; however, and city directories record the dates that his address changed. Estimated dates for the documents have been supplied according to the information from the...
Dates: ca. 1985-ca.1920
Sollitt Construction Company Architectural Records Collection
Scope and Contents The collection contains 358 architectural working drawings and two sets of specifications for 11 buildings from the Sollitt Construction Co. of South Bend, Indiana, from 1923-85. A variety of building types are represented: an apartment building, a retirement home, a government center, a church, a bank, a Masonic temple, a U.S. post office, two schools, and two industrial buildings. Most of the buildings are in northern Indiana (Elkhart, Ft. Wayne, Goshen, Marion) but projects...
Dates: 1923 - 1985
Wright, Porteous and Lowe, Inc. Architectural Records Collection
Scope and Contents The collection consists of 157 rolls of architectural working drawings and presentation drawings by Wright, Porteous and Lowe and predecessor firms, two portfolios of WPL work, 33 photographs, 2 framed collages, and 3 framed perspective renderings. Works of other firms include: Austin Engineering Bonar and AssociatesDaily EngineeringG.E.The Kellams GroupRobert L. Larue and AssociatesMcNamee Porter and Selee...
Dates: 1908 - 1993
- Buildings, commercial 7
- Architecture -- Designs and plans -- Working drawings 6
- School buildings 6
- Buildings, residential 5
- Documents 4
- Apartments 3
- Government buildings 3
- Photographs 3
- Store, retail 3
- Theaters 3
- Architecture -- Designs and plans -- Presentation drawings 2
- Blueprints 2
- College buildings 2 + ∧ less
- A.M. Strauss and Associates 1
- A.M. Strauss, Inc. 1
- Beaman, Guyer and Associates 1
- Gardner, Philip C. 1
- Gibson, Tourney, Kim, Architects 1
- Graham, Frederick 1
- Guyer, John P. 1
- Hamilton, Charles Eugene 1
- Martindale and Associates 1
- Martindale and Dahlgren 1
- Martindale, Tourney, Gibson 1
- Meranda, Campbell, and Meranda 1
- Meranda, Robert Arthur 1
- Richard E. Beaman and Associates 1
- Samuel G. Bartel 1
- Samuel G. Bartel Architectural Firm 1
- Sollitt Construction Company (South Bend, Ind.) 1
- Strauss Associates, Inc. 1
- Strauss, A.M. (Alvin Max), 1895-1958 1
- Vonnegut and Wright 1 + ∧ less