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Guide to the Raymond Hood Photograph Collection
1911-1933
 PR 148

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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on December 13, 2011
Description is in English.

Container List

Series II: Competition Designs and Plans

Scope and Contents note

Series II. includes photographs and photostats of drawings submitted by Hood to various architectural competitions. Any drawings or plans for buildings that were completed are housed in Series I along with photographs of the completed buildings. Included here are a plan for a resort community in South Carolina, a plan for a Methodist National Cathedral, designs for an ocean liner, two courthouses and a town hall, and two speculative projects envisioning future high-rise development in New York City.

The series is arranged by geographical location, and thereunder by date.

New Jersey--Ridgewood

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 6 Folder : 35 Ridgewood Municipal Buildng [Town Hall]
1926

New York--Dobbs Ferry

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 6 Folder : 36 Country Tower
1932

New York--New York City

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 6 Folder : 37 City of Towers
1927
Box: 6 Folder : 38 Manhattan 1950
1929

New York--Rockland County

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 6 Folder : 39 Rockland County Courthouse
1928

Ohio--Columbus

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 6 Folder : 40 Methodist National Cathedral
1927

Pennsylvania--Philadelphia

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 6 Folder : 41 Girard College Chapel
1930

South Carolina--Myrtle Beach

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 6 Folder : 42 Arcady
1929

Wisconsin--Milwaukee

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 6 Folder : 43 Milwaukee County Courthouse
1929

Unidentified Location

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 6 Folder : 44 Academy of Music
1920
Box: 6 Folder : 45 USA Lines ocean liner
1929

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