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Fran E. Schroeder Architectural Records

Identifier: DADA-034
Abstract 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 & 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 than 120...

Indiana Bridge Company Architectural Records

Identifier: DADA-020
Scope and Contents This collection contains drawings, stock plans, commission records, book, and a steel bridge placque from the Indiana Bridge Company, iron and steel fabricators located in Muncie, Indiana, from 1886-1978.The bulk of the collection consists of shop drawings created by Indiana Bridge Company engineers and drafters for several thousand structures dating from about 1889 to about 1922. There are 200 rolls of drawings in the collection, covering Indiana Bridge Company contract numbers...

Kevin Galbreath covered bridge and round barn photographs

 Collection — box-folder: 2/5
Identifier: DADA-DOC-2013-001
Scope and Contents This collection includes 40 color and black and white photographs and short essays from Kevin Galbreath in Muncie, Indiana, ranging from 2012 to 2013 regarding covered bridges and round barns in Indiana. The project was an assignment completed while Galbreath was a student at Ball State University College of Architecture and Planning.

Lester W. Routt Architectural Drawings

Identifier: DADA-035
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, which...

Patterson Block alterations for Ivy Tech by Studio Three: 100 S. Walnut St., Muncie, Ind.

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: DADA-G-410
Scope and Contents One pdf file and one folder of architectural drawings related to the 2009 revisions made to the Patterson Block for use by Ivy Tech Community College classes.

Pierre and Wright Architectural Records

Identifier: DADA-003
Scope and Contents The collection includes records of projects by Indianapolis architects Edward D. Pierre, the Pierre and Wright partnership, and the firm of Edward D. Pierre and Associates, as well as Edward D. Pierre's professional papers. Some employees and associates of those firms whose work is represented are Leslie F. Ayres, Richard E. Bishop, Kenneth B. Curtiss, John W. Ittenbach, James O. Lewis, James M. Merrifield, J. Parke Randall, Schlegel, Robert M. Tate, J. Scott Williams, Orval E. Williamson, and...

S. E. Arvin & Sons Records

Identifier: DADA-049
Scope and Contents This collection includes business records, financial records, architectural plans, plat maps, and photographs from S. E. Arvin & Sons in Indianapolis, Indiana, ranging from 1947 to 1952 regarding residential architecture built by the company, with particular emphasis on the Arlington Woods subdivision. There are few personal papers consisting of household purchase receipts, most notably routine purchases from Block's and L. S. Ayres department stores and purchases related to Mary Arvin's...

Thomas McConnaughey Architectural Drawings

Identifier: DADA-015
Scope and Contents The collection consists of 58 rolls of drawings for architectural projects. Most of the projects are in east-central Indiana. Most are by Thomas A. McConnaughey and firms with which he was associated, including Hemmert & McConnaughey, McConnaughey & Associates, and McConnaughey & Guy. Other firms represented are Houck & Hamilton, Hamilton & Graham, Walter Scholer & Associates, C. R. Gollogly, Fleck Burkhart & Shropshire, Orus Eash, Louis C. Kingscott, McGuire...