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Guide to the William Adams Delano Collection
1899-1949, undated
  PR 244

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Collection processed by Sandra Markham

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on June 10, 2019
Description is in English.

Container List

Series III: Commissions

Scope and Contents note

Series III holds just three minor drawings for projects designed by Delano. Probably the most historically important inclusion is the only existing rendering of the first house ever designed by Delano, created for the mother of a friend in Ontario, Canada.

Drawings are arranged chronologically.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 2 Folder : 45 Shaw, Mrs., Murray Bay, Ontario, Canada, house rendering

General note

ink wash on paper mounted on pulpboard, 21-3/4 x 21 in.

1902 Dec.
Box: 2 Folder : 46 Wood, Chalmers, Syosset, NY, house plan

General note

graphite and ink on paper mounted on board, 9-3/4 x 13-3/4 in.

[1927-1928]
Box: 2 Folder : 46 White House, Washington, DC, main hall

General note

colored pencil on paper mounted on board, 10-1/2 x 18-1/2 in.

1949 Sep. 29

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