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Fremont D. Orff collection

 Collection
Identifier: N98

Scope and Content Note

The collection contains plans and elevation blueprints by Fremont Orff for the T.B. Walker Store at Lake and Hennepin in Minneapolis (1910), now known as the Rainbow Cafe Building, and a high school building in Hopkins MN.

Dates

  • 1908, 1910

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Restrictions on Access

Available for use in the Manuscripts Division reading room. Advance notice is requested.

Restrictions on Use

There are no restrictions on the use of materials in this collection. Copies can be requested if the condition of the originals warrants it.

Biographical Note

Fremont D. Orff joined his brother's, George O. Orff (1836-1908), architectural firm in Minneapolis in 1882. The brothers practiced together until about 1890, after which Fremont continued to work alone in the Minneapolis area until 1912.

Extent

0.5 Cubic Feet

Abstract

Collection contains the plans of two buildings designed by Fremont D. Orff.

Arrangement

The collection is organized alphabetically by commission name.

Physical Location

High Bay

Additional Finding Aid

An unpublished finding aid with detailed contents is available in the Manuscripts Division.

Title
Fremont D. Orff collection
Author
Archives Staff
Date
undated
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Collecting Area Details

Contact The Northwest Architectural Archives Collecting Area

Contact:

612-625-3550