Print / View Finding Aid as Single Page

New-York Historical Society logo

Guide to the Calvin Pollard Architectural Drawings
1834-1852, undated
  PR 51

New-York Historical Society
170 Central Park West
New York, NY 10024
(212) 873-3400

New-York Historical Society

Collection processed by Sandra Markham

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on March 17, 2022
Description is in English.

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Pollard, Calvin, 1797-1850 (architect)
Title: Calvin Pollard architectural drawings
Dates [inclusive]: 1834-1852, undated
Abstract: The collection consists of architectural and engineering drawings, chiefly elevations and floor plans in ink, graphite, and color wash. Despite the fact that few clients or specific locales are identified and only about 10 drawings are signed or dated, the rarity of original designs from this time period makes the Society's drawings valuable.
Quantity: 0.25 Linear feet (approximately 84 sheets of drawings, 2 albums)
Location: Materials in this collection may be stored offsite. For more information on making arrangements to consult them, please visit
Language: The documents in the collection are in English.
Call Phrase: PR 51