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Call Number: RH MS 335
Overview School of Architecture class projects led by Curtis Besinger when he taught at the University of Kansas. Includes architectural surveys of historic sites in Douglas County, the larger state of Kansas, and some locations in Kansas City, Missouri.
Dates: before 1962 - 1971
Collection — Volume: 1
Call Number: RH MS G18
Overview A description of the Majors home which stands at 83rd Street and State Line (8145 State Line Road in Leawood, Kansas and 8206 Wyoming Street in Kansas City, Missouri) and sketch of the business career of Alexander Majors. There are reproductions of several documents relevant to the history of the house, as well as a floor plan of the home, and photographs of Majors. Majors was a partner in the early western freighting firm of Russell, Majors and Waddell.
Call Number: RH MS P149
Overview Correspondence regarding additions to the Lawrence Memorial Hospital. Chicago, Illinois, 1937. Letters transmitting architectural drawings and a set of drawings for the hospital.
Call Number: RH AD 8
Overview This collection contains architectural drawings, tracings, contracts, specifications, and various documents relating to architecture designed by Charles L. Marshall. Most records pertain to his time in private practice, but there is also some documentation and drawings from when he was Assistant and State Architect for the state of Kansas. Marshall's architectural projects include public school buildings, college and university buildings, commercial buildings, hospitals, National Guard...
Dates: 1908 - 1992
Call Number: RH AD 2
Overview This collection is composed of original architectural drawings of buildings designed by Cuthbert & Suehrk, including the heating and plumbing plans for the Gem Building in Topeka, Kansas as well as the overall apartment building; and detailed plans for the construction of Montgomery County Jail and enlarged court house, including furnishings for its court room and jail equipment. The collection also includes drawings of several schools, a grocery store, shopping center, fraternity building,...
Dates: 1917 - 1978
Call Number: RH AD 14
Overview This collection contains drawings and negatives pertaining to projects, both public and private, in the Kansas City region and Lawrence, Kansas area. Much of the collection focuses on John C. Morley's work with projects surrounding the Kansas City International Airport (MCI), including the masterplan of the Industrial Park. Other projects include single-family residences, dormitory and other projects at Rockhurst University, and commercial buildings.
Dates: 1958 - 1985
Call Number: RH MS 1512
Overview This collection contains architectural plans, bid packages, photographs, internal communications, and business plans relating to the construction of the Power and Light District in Kansas City, Missouri.
Dates: 1996 - 2000
Call Number: RH MS 720
Overview This collection covers the architectural career of Lawrence Good, starting with his time in the army and beginning his education at the Royal College of Architecture through his private practice career. The collection includes tracings, specifications, working drawings, and other materials related to the architectural design process, as well as correspondence, news clippings, reference material, data, contarcts, analyses and reports, presentation design booklets for clients and the general...
Dates: 1945 - 1997
Call Number: RH MS 35
Overview Architectural drawings of buildings in Kansas City and Wichita, correspondence, class reports, measured drawings, photographs, and miscellaneous items.
Dates: 1893 - 1912
Call Number: RH MS 956
Overview P.D. Olmstead owned and operated a contracting business in Lawrence, Kansas from 1925-1968. He built several buildings on the University of Kansas campus. This collection encompasses his business records, predominantly client and vendor account files filed by individual or business name, as well as architectural drawings and plans related building projects and personal family photographs.
Dates: 1890-1975 (bulk 1920s-1966)
Collection — Volume: 1
Call Number: RH MS D95
Overview Architectural plans and the history of the Miami County Court House, erected 1898, George P. Washburn, architect. The report was written for Professor Besinger's Introduction to Architecture II class. [Lawrence, Kan.]
Call Number: RH AD 6
Overview This collection contains material from architectural projects, including architectural drawings, tracings, specifications, correspondence, contractor information, and various documents from the Williamson-Loebsack and Associates architectural firm. Over 1000 structures were built by this firm, and this collection contains records from over 600 of those projects. These projects range from public school buildings (elementary, junior, and high schools), college and university buildings, commercial...
Dates: 1912 - 1971
Call Number: PP 592
Overview This collection contains drawings and blueprints done by Warren Corman during his time in private practice, working at the Office of Warren Corman, the Office of Williamson and Corman, and the Office of Howells-Hale-Corman, all located in Topeka, Kansas. The collection consists of drawings of local residences and houses, as well as records related to the research and design of White Memorial Camp for the United Church of Christ in Council Grove, KS.
Dates: Bulk 1950s-1960s
- Architecture -- Kansas 4
- Architecture -- Kansas -- Lawrence 2
- Architecture -- Missouri -- Kansas City 2
- Architecture, Modern -- 20th century 2
- Architects -- Kansas 1
- Architecture -- Details 1
- Architecture -- Missouri 1
- Architecture -- Missouri -- Kansas City -- Pictorial works 1
- Architecture -- Missouri -- Saint Louis -- Pictorial works 1
- Architecture, Domestic -- Kansas -- Leawood 1
- Art, Modern -- 20th century -- History 1
- Buildings -- Specifications 1
- Church architecture -- Kansas -- Designs and plans 1
- Historic buildings 1
- Historic buildings -- Kansas -- Lawrence 1
- Hospital buildings -- Design and construction 1
- Kansas City (Mo.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. 1
- Kansas City Power & Light District (Kansas City, Mo.) 1 ∧ less
- Besinger, Curtis 2
- Charles Hodgdon and Son, Architects. 1
- Comee, Fred T. 1
- Corman, Warren, 1926- 1
- Curtiss, Louis Singleton, 1865-1924 1
- Cuthbert & Suehrk, Architects 1
- Cuthbert, Charles D. 1
- Good, Lawrence R. 1
- Kansas City International Airport (Mo.) 1
- Lawrence Memorial Hospital (Lawrence, Kan.) 1
- Lockett, John Hoyl 1
- Majors, Alexander, 1814-1900 1
- Marshall, Charles L., 1905-1992 1
- Miami County (Kan.). Court House 1
- Morley, John C., 1914-2001 1
- Olmstead, Philip D. 1
- Russell, Majors and Waddell 1
- Russell, William Hepburn, 1812-1872 1
- Scheetz, Maybelle 1
- University of Kansas 1
- Waddell, W. B. (William Bradford), 1807-1872 1
- Washburn, George P., 1846-1922 1
- Whitney, Donald W. 1
- Williamson, Thomas, 1887-1974 1
- Williamson, Thomas, Jr. 1
- Williamson-Loebsack & Associates 1
- Zubeck, Joseph E. (Joseph Ernst) 1 ∧ less