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Guide to the Otto Dommerich Residence Drawings & Photographs
1916-1983
 PR 436

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This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on February 23, 2022
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Descriptive Summary

Creator: Pelton, Harry C., 1867-1935
Title: Otto Dommerich residence drawings and photographs
Dates [inclusive]: 1916-1983
Abstract: The collection holds two principal formats: 35 blueprints (e.g., elevations, floor plans, structural details) by architect Harry Pelton of the original house built at 50 East 69th Street, New York City, for Otto L. Dommerich in 1917-18, with one blueprint of the 1944 renovation, and photographs of the house. 13 of the photographs are black-and-white prints of the original house interior and furnishings. Many more of the photographs are color snapshots of details from the interior taken in advance of a 1980s renovation.
Quantity: 4.21 Linear feet in 2 boxes
Language: The documents in the collection are in English.
Call Phrase: PR 436