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A Century of Minnesota Architecture photographs

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: N1
Abstract

The collection consists of 100 photograph illustrations taken by Jerome Liebling for A Century of Minnesota Architecture, edited by Donald Torbert.

Dates: 1850-1958; (bulk 1956-1958)

Adath Jeshurun Congregation records

 Collection
Identifier: umja0014
Abstract

This collection contains the administrative records of the Adath Jeshurun Congregation in Minneapolis, Minnesota from 1884 to 2014. Adath Jeshurun is the first Conservative congregation west of the Mississippi River. B’nai Emet Synagogue of Minneapolis, Minnesota merged with Adath Jeshurun in 2011, and its records are included in this collection as well.

Dates: 1884-2018

Adolpho and Egeria Minuti papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: S6182
Abstract The collection contains Minuti’s 1882 art certificate; report cards; one folder of business records 1922-1928, undated; six photographs of the sculpture business including Adolpho Minuti at a desk, and five of the workroom or studio with unidentified workmen; a C. P. Gibson photograph of the main ceiling St. Marie’s Cathedral of Minneapolis, 1913-14; family travel receipts and telegrams, passports, Italian organization membership records, marriage, and death documents including a Builders’...
Dates: 1882; 1917-1978

Advisory Architect records

 Collection
Identifier: ua00920
Abstract

Collection contains the records of the Advisory Architect of the University of Minnesota, including subject and building files.

Dates: 1920-1965

Albert R. van Dyck papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: N52
Abstract

Collection contains plans of buildings designed by Albert van Dyck, as well as photographs of residential interiors from homes in the Twin Cities area.

Dates: 1916-1930s

Ward Ames Home photographs

 Collection
Identifier: S2277
Abstract

The collection contains 28 photographs of exterior and interior of a house at 1618 Vermilion Road in Duluth, Minnesota.

Dates: circa 1917

Anton Jensen papers

 Collection
Identifier: N135
Abstract

Collection contains the plans of the Files and Nash residences, designed by architect Anton Jensen.

Dates: 1936

Architects’ interviews collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: N148
Abstract

Collection includes interviews by George M. Goodwin of four architects: Gunnar Birkerts, Helmut Jahn, Philip Johnson, and Cesar Pelli, who express their opinions on significant examples and influences on 20th century architecture.

Dates: 1992-1993

Architectural Advisory Committee records

 Collection
Identifier: S3781
Abstract

The collection consists of minutes from the first meeting, June 6, 1966, to meeting twenty-five, June 12, 1973; bits of correspondence; memos; copies of the standards used; and a list of committee members.

Dates: 1965-1973

Architectural drawings collection

 Collection
Identifier: S3175
Abstract

The collection contains architects' drawings and specifications for buildings. Almost all the plans are for structures in northeastern Minnesota, with some plans by local architects for buildings in other areas.

Dates: 1896-1976

Ashelman and Gage collection

 Collection
Identifier: N54
Abstract

Collection contains plans for a residence in Hillsboro, North Dakota, designed by architects Ashelman and Gage.

Dates: 1916

Augustus F. Gauger papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: N122
Abstract

Collection contains specifications and original drawings and blueprint reproductions for about 140 buildings designed by architect Augustus F. Gauger.

Dates: 1909-1921

Barnett and Record Company collection

 Collection
Identifier: N149
Abstract

Collection contains plans for two buildings designed by the Barnett & Record Company.

Dates: 1900-1907

Bertrand and Chamberlin collection

 Collection
Identifier: N168
Abstract

Collection contains plans for five buildings, including the Minneapolis Athletic Club, designed by the architectural firm of Bertrand & Chamberlin.

Dates: 1913-1929

Beverly Wachsmuth papers

 Collection — drawer: A4
Identifier: N110
Abstract

The collection includes original drawings, sample materials boards, and photographs for office and other interior design projects at Syracuse University, IBM Corporation (New York), Oak Hill Country Club (Minneapolis MN), Xerox Corporation (New York) and Welch Foods (Westfield NY), among others.

Dates: 1960-1991

Bissell, Belair and Green papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: N74a
Abstract

Collection contains drawings of over 250 projects, as well as photographs and some specifications, designed by the architectural firm of Bissell, Belair and Green.

Dates: 1912-1970

B'nai Abraham (Virginia, Minn.) Synagogue records

 Collection
Identifier: umja0090
Abstract

This collection consists of the administrative materials and historical research related to the B'nai Abraham Synagogue in Virginia, Minnesota, as well as the Virginia Federation for Jewish Service and the Virginia Ladies Aid Society, which met at and supported B'nai Abraham over the years.

Dates: 1884-2021

Boehme and Cordella collection

 Collection
Identifier: N203
Abstract

Collection contains the blueprints for the Minneapolis Brewing Company (Grain Belt Brewery) warehouse in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Dates: 1910

Brooks Cavin papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: N118
Abstract

Collection contains original drawings, photographs, specifications and job files by the architectural firms of Brooks Cavin.

Dates: 1949-1984

Buechner Orth papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: N58
Abstract The collection contains orginal drawings and some specifications for many Buechner and Orth projects plus some from the Buechner & Jacobsen practice. Among the buildings documented with plans are the St. Paul Labor Temple (1922), Lagoon Theatre (Minneapolis, 1915), several buildings for Luther Seminary in St. Paul (1921, 1923), the Henry Orth residence (St. Paul, 1915), Shriners' Hospital (Minneapolis, 1922). In addition, there are drawings for 19 courthouses in Minnesota and the Dakotas...
Dates: 1895-1930

C. P. Pesek collection

 Collection
Identifier: N209
Abstract

Collection contains plans for the Sigma Nu fraternity house at the University of Minnesota, designed by architect C. P. Pesek.

Dates: 1930

C. W. Farnham collection

 Collection
Identifier: N193
Abstract

Collection contains blueprints for three buildings in Minneapolis, Minnesota designed by architect C. W. Farnham.

Dates: 1924

Carl Gage collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: N188
Abstract

Collection consists of plans for two homes designed by Carl Gage.

Dates: 1915, 1924

Carl H. Buetow papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: N124
Abstract

Collection contains the original drawings, renderings and job files for over 220 buildings designed by architect Carl Buetow.

Dates: 1924-1977

Carl R. Betcher collection

 Collection
Identifier: N34
Abstract

Collection contains blueprints for approximately 125 residences by builder Carl Betcher.

Dates: 1936-1948

Carl Stravs collection

 Collection
Identifier: N131
Abstract

Collection contains blueprints and plans for buildings designed by architect Carl Stravs.

Dates: 1933, 1938

Gust and Hanna Carlson family home photographs

 Collection
Identifier: S6163
Abstract

The collection contains one bound volume of 53 exterior and interior black and white silver gelatin 8x10 photographs by L. P. Gallagher from 1941 of the Carlson house and furnishings at 202 North 24th Avenue East, Duluth, Minnesota, small hand-drawn floor plans of the basement and three floors, one 5x7 photograph of the house under construction with the workmen in 1910, and a detail of an undated photograph identified as architect Robert Lobecke.

Dates: 1910-1941; Majority of material found in 1910, 1941

Cass Gilbert collection

 Collection
Identifier: ua-00165
Abstract

The collection consists of a series of architectural plans that Cass Gilbert drew for the future development of the University of Minnesota’s East Bank campus, plus a campus extension report.

Dates: 1909-1910

Cass Gilbert collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: N15
Abstract

Collection contains studies of the University of Minnesota campus plans and plans for the Roselawn Cemetery.

Dates: 1889-1922

Central Files records

 Collection
Identifier: ua-00849
Abstract

Collection contains the records collected by Central Files at the University of Minnesota.

Dates: 1851-1991; (bulk 1920s-1970s)

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