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Guide to the McKim Mead and White Architectural Records
circa 1875-1950
 PR 42

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Series VIII: Publications

Scope and Contents

This subseries includes two boxes of what appear to be proof plates for A Monograph of the Works of McKim, Mead and White, 1879-1915, published in phases from 1915 to 1920, as well as the plates for McKim, Mead and White houses and casinos featured in George William Sheldon's  Artistic Country-Seats, published in 1886.

Also included is the firm's copy of the 1899 Sanborn fire insurance Atlas of New York City.

The Print Room also holds a complete set of the original plates for A Monograph of the Works of McKim, Mead and White, 1879-1915. The call number for the set is Print Room Rare NA737.MR A5 1915.

Container 1     Title Date
Box: P-1 Plate proofs, A Monograph of the Works of McKim, Mead and White, 1879-1915, Volume 1.
Box: P-2 Plate proofs, A Monograph of the Works of McKim, Mead and White, 1879-1915, Volume 2.
Box: P-3 Plates for MMW houses and casinos featured in George William Sheldon's Artistic Country-Seats, 1886.
Box: P-4 Sanborn Atlas of New York City, Volume 1: Battery-14th Street
1899
Box: P-5 Sanborn Atlas of New York City, Volume 2: 14th-59th Street
1899
Box: P-6 Sanborn Atlas of New York City, Volume 3: 59th-110th Street
1899
Box: P-7 Sanborn Atlas of New York City, Volume 4: 110th-145th Street
1899
Box: P-7 Sanborn Atlas of New York City, Volume 5: 145th Street-Spuyten Duyvil
1905

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