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Guide to the Adler & Neilson Iron Work Company Architectural Drawings
1920-1995
 PR 415

New-York Historical Society
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New York, NY 10024
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Collection processed by Jill Reichenbach

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on November 03, 2020
Finding aid written in English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Adler & Neilson Iron Work Company
Title: Adler & Neilson Iron Work Company architectural drawings
Dates [inclusive]: 1920-1995
Abstract: Architectural iron work drawings on trace and waxed trace, from a Queens-based company spanning 70 years. Projects included work on the World Trade Center, LaGuardia and John F. Kennedy Airports, International Design Center (IDC) in Long Island City, Brooklyn Army Terminal, Museum of Modern Art, retail and department stores, hospitals, racetracks, theaters, office buildings, private residences, hotels, and more.
Quantity: 56.5 Linear feet in 56 record cartons and one document box
Language: The documents in the collection are in English.
Call Phrase: PR 415

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Biographical / Historical

Queens, NY-based iron work company incorporated March 1920 by Mr. Adler and Henry C. Neilson, and later run by sons David H. Neilson (d. 2005) and Philip B. Neilson (d. 2014).

Alternate addresses for this company are 51 Clark St., Astoria, NY, (circa 1920), 76 Moultrie St., Brooklyn (circa. 1921-1925), and "Jessie Place near Queens Blvd." (after 1926). "Jessie Place" later became 51st Street, hence the firm's ultimate location at 45-48 51st St, Woodside, NY.

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Scope and Contents

57 boxes of folded architectural iron work drawings on trace and waxed trace, from a Queens-based company spanning 70 years. Local, tri-state and international projects include terminals at John F. Kennedy Airport (JFK) and LaGuardia Airport (LGA), Brooklyn Army Terminal, Museum of Modern Art, retail and department stores, hospitals, racetracks, theaters, office buildings such as Rockefeller Center and the Federal Reserve Bank, private residences, hotels, and most notably, 4 boxes of World Trade Center drawings circa 1969-1973, Towers "A" and "B" and also buildings 5 and 6, floor by floor, staircases, elevators, etc.

Arrangement

The files in the collection are foldered by project and run in a rough chronological order, with a few exceptions. These files appear to have been given letter designations at some point running in an alphabetical sequence of A-PP (though there are now gaps, especially in the earliest years), but it is not known what specifically that letter designation referred to. The container list presents the boxed content in this letter designation/chronological order. The box numbers assigned by N-YHS do not mirror the alpha sequence because the numbers were assigned to the boxes as found on the shelves as they were prepared for off-site storage.

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Access Points

Document Type

  • Architectural drawings (visual works)

Subject Organizations

  • World Trade Center (New York, N.Y. : 1970-2001)

Subject Topics

  • Architectural firms -- New York (State) -- New York.
  • Architectural ironwork.
  • Architecture -- New York (State) -- New York.
  • Commercial buildings -- United States -- Designs and plans.
  • Hospital buildings -- Designs and plans.
  • Museum buildings -- Designs and plans.
  • School buildings -- Designs and plans.

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Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

Open to qualified researchers by appointment only. To schedule an appointment, contact the Print Room Librarian at printroom@nyhistory.org.

Use Restrictions

Photocopying undertaken by staff only. Limited to 20 exposures of stable, unbound material per day. Application to use images from this collection for publication should be made in writing to: Department of Rights and Reproductions, The New-York Historical Society, 170 Central Park West, New York, NY 10024-5194, rightsandrepro@nyhistory.org. Phone: (212) 873-3400 ext. 282.

Copyrights and other proprietary rights may subsist in individuals and entities other than the New-York Historical Society, in which case the patron is responsible for securing permission from those parties. For fuller information about rights and reproductions from N-YHS visit: https://www.nyhistory.org/about/rights-reproductions

Preferred Citation

The collection should be cited as: Adler and Neilson Company Architectural Drawings, PR 415, Department of Prints, Photographs, and Architectural Collections, New-York Historical Society.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The source of the materials is presumed to be the firm itself or one of its principals, but no record of the accession was found when the collection was inventoried in 2020.

Processing Information

The collection is in orderly condition but has not been processed. All drawings remain folded and in labelled folders, perhaps as originally received by N-YHS. In preparing the collection for offsite storage in 2020, reference librarian Jill Reichenbach did a complete inventory of the project folders in each box, which is presented in this finding aid.

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Container List

Container 1     Title Date
Offsite-Box: 8 Files designated with an "A"

Scope and Contents

Misc. Window Grilles, Main Entrance, Gates, Channel Guards, circa 1920s-1930s ; 720 Park Ave., NYC, 1929; Reilly Warehouse, Bergen St., Brooklyn, 1924; John Wanamaker, East 10th St. and Broadway, 1926; Manville Residence, Pleasantville, NY, 1925; Astor Apartments, 40 East 86th St., 1928; Thorn Estate, 37th St. and Sixth Ave., 1921; Lenox Hill Hospital, 76th St. and Lexington Ave., 1930; Gimbel Store, 33rd St., and Broadway, NYC, 1927; Federal Storage Warehouse, Washington, DC, 1925; F.S. Detail at 305 East 61st St., 1924; Biltmore Country Club, Harrison, NY, 1921; Hobart Allport Warehouse, Asheville, NC, 1926; Panhellenic House, East 49th St., NYC, 1927; Broadway Block Building at 51st St., 1929; 510 Park Ave., NYC, 1924; New York University (Bronx location), 1928; Lincoln School of Teachers College, West 123rd St., NYC, 1927

1920-1930
Offsite-Box: 14 Files designated with a "B"

Scope and Contents

"Miscellaneous": Letters, Cast Iron Pickets, Lanterns, Ornamental Brackets, circa 1920s-1930s; Floating Dry Dock in Trinidad, 1942; Coney Island Parachute Jump Tower, 1944; Aviation Facilities in Trinidad, 1941; Canal Zone Coco Solo and Balboa C2 Trinidad, 1941; Firestone Rubber, World's Fair, 1938-39; Swift Exhibit, World's Fair, 1939; Westinghouse Electric Manufacturing, 1938; 71 Park Ave., 1923; Museum of French Art, East 60th St., 1932; Revillon Freras, West 30th St., 1935; Chevrolet, Tarrytown, 1935; Apartment house, East 72nd St., 1927; Stevens Institute, Hoboken, NJ, 1943; Grumman Aircraft, Bethpage, NY, 1942

1920-1942
Offsite-Box: 23 Files designated with a "C"

Scope and Contents

Miscellaneous Stair and Rails, 1920 -1945 (2 folders); Municipal Building, East Orange, NJ, 1929, (Superb Bronze and Iron, Brooklyn, NY); Union Company of Detroit, 1927 (Superb Bronze and Iron); Hispanic Society, Broadway at 155th St., 1926; 164 East 72nd St., NYC, 1925; Mrs. E.F. Hutton Apartment, Fifth Ave., at 92nd St., 1925; Pennsylvania Railroad Station (Penn Station), 33rd St., NYC, 1926 (2 folders); 720 Park Ave., NYC, 1929; Peter Reilly Warehouse, Bergen St., Brooklyn, 1925; 71 Park Ave., NYC, 1923; Tyler, 17 John St., NYC, 1926; Penhellenic House, East 49th St., NYC, 1926; Central Hanover Bank and Trust, East 72nd St., NYC, 1931; Horatio Street Annex for the New York Edison Company, Philip Lenges Iron Works, Russel St., Brooklyn, NY, 1924; 133 East 64th St., NYC, 1927; Hotel Pierre, East 61 St., 1929 (3 folders)

1920-1945, bulk 1920s
Offsite-Box: 4 Files designated with a "F"

Scope and Contents

B. Altman, 1946; Electrolyte Storage Facilities, 1946; The Maltine Co., Morris Plains, NJ 1946; National Lead Co., Sayreville, NJ 1947; Raymond Hegeman – Puerto La Cruz, 1947; Westpoint, 1947; Merck and Co., Ramway, NJ, 1947; Brooklyn Union Gas, Maspeth and Varick, Ave., Greenpoint, 1947; Superb Bronze and Iron Co., Terrace Plaza Hotel, Cincinnati, OH, 1947; Naval Militia Base, Whitestone, NY 1947; Sherry-Netherland Hotel, East 59th Street, 1943; Coca Cola, Long Island City, 1947; Daily News Garage, 41st Street, NYC, 1947; Lock Joint Pipe Co., East Orange, NJ, 1947; Zonite, New Brunswick, NJ, 1946; Central Staff Building, NYC Housing Authority, East 42nd St., 1946; Pan-Arcadia Hospital, Tripolis, Greece, 1947; Colby College, Waterville, ME, 1948; Erven Lucas Bols, Inc., Englewood, NJ, 1948; Maracaibo Hospital and Clinic, Venezuela, 1948; Betts Ave. Destructor Plant, Long Island City, 1948; Socony Vacuum, Raritan, NJ, 1948; Crowell Collier Building, 640 Fifth Ave., 1948; National City Bank, 640 Fifth Ave., 1949; Queens College, 1949

1946-1949
Offsite-Box: 26 Files designated with a "G"

Scope and Contents

Daily News Garage, 40th St., NYC, 1948; Oxford Filing and Supply Co., Garden City, NY, 1948; Third Ave. Transit Bus Garage, 218th St., NYC, 1948; Brookhaven Laboratories, Brookhaven, NY, 1949; Bayside Apartments, Bayside, NY, 1949; Pan-Arcadian Hospital, Tripolis, Greece, 1949; Ahepa Hospital, Salonika, Greece, 1949; Culver City Memorial Chapel, Indiana, 1950; Oyster Bay Town Hall, NY; 1950; Greenwood Mills, Inc., Worth St., Thomas St., NYC, 1950; Cooper Hill Apartments, New Rochelle, NY, 1950; Rockaway Sewage Plant, 1951; Jamaica Mines, Belmont Jamaica, 1951 [also in this folder: Empire State Building, Clare Bauer Residence, Ridgewood, NJ; 136 Greenwich Street]; Park Knoll Gardens, Harrison, NY, 1951; Henry Pape, Inc., Woodhaven Blvd., Glendale, NY, 1951; Museum of Modern Art, 53rd St., NYC, 1951; Morris High School, Bronx, NY, 1951; Ganesvoort Destructor Plant, Ganesvoort St., NYC, 1951; McKesson and Robbins, Metropolitan Ave., Queens, NY, 1951; Communication Building "A" U.S. Army, 1951; Union Carbon & Carbide, Niagara Falls, NY, 1951; Atlantic Beach Bridge, 1952; North Atlantic Constructors, NYC, 1952; Ernest Harmon Air Force Base, Metcalfe Hamilton Co., 1952; F.W. Olin Hall, Cornell University Medical College, 69th St., NYC, 1953; Great Neck Trust Co., 1953; Westchester Airport, 1953; Avon Products, Inc., Suffern, NY, 1953; Macy's Parkchester, Bronx, NY, 1953; Roosevelt Field, Long Island, NY, 1953; Millbank Residence, 68th St., NYC, 1953; American Cystoscope, 63rd St., NYC, 1953; St. Thomas Church Choir School, 55th St., NYC, 1953; Montville Generating Station, Montville, CT, 1953; Manufacturers Trust Co., Fifth Ave., NYC, 1953; Metropolitan Life Insurance Co., Madison Ave., NYC, 1953; Gould Student Center, New York University, NYC, 1954

1948-1953
Offsite-Box: 34 Files designated with a "H" (Box 1 of 2)

Scope and Contents

Convent Cenacle, Mount Kisco, NY, 1954; NYC Transit Authority, 74th St. Power plant, 1955; Phelps Memorial Hospital, Mt. Pleasant, NY 1954; Power House, Grahamsville, NY, 1954; New York State Thruway, South Schenectady and Pattersonville, 1954; Gymnasium, Irvington, NJ, 1954; West Side Airlines Terminal, 42nd St., NYC, 1954; Junior High School 217, Queens, NY, 1954; Sutton View Apartments, 52nd St., NYC, 1955; Standard Vacuum Oil Co. Office Building, Harrison, NY, 1955; U.S. Gypsum Co., Stony Point, NY, 1955; Schering Corportation, Bloomfield, NJ, 1955; 425 Park Ave., NYC, 1955; Sewage Treatment Plant, Middletown, NY, 1956

1954-1956
Offsite-Box: 24 Files designated with a "H" (Box 2 of 2)

Scope and Contents

Roosevelt Raceway, Westbury, NY, 1956-1957 (13 folders); Merck and Co., Rahway, NJ, 1957

1956-1957
Offsite-Box: 47 Files designated with a "I"

Scope and Contents

Roosevelt Raceway/Racetrack, various buildings, Westbury, NY, 1956-1957 (9 folders); Allied Railing (Roosevelt Raceway), 1956; Kenneth Hargraves and Co., (Roosevelt Raceway), 1957; Lockwaood, Kessler and Bartlett (Raceway), 1957; Klemp Metal Grating Corp., (Raceway), 1957; Ruben and Malden Restaurant and Gas Station, NYS Thruway, 1956; Crew Quarters, 240th St., NYC, 1956; Garden State Plaza, 1956; 111-113 East 38th St., NYC, 1956; 74th St., Power plant, NYC Transit System, 1958

1956-1958
Offsite-Box: 20 Files designated with a "J" (Box 1 of 2)

Scope and Contents

Andrus Pavilion, Yonkers, NY, 1959; 165 East 66th St., NYC, 1956; Harlem Hospital, West 136th St., NYC, 1957; Lighthouse Queens Center, Woodhaven Boulevard, Rego Park, NY, 1957; Chase Manhattan Bank, 189 Broadway, 1957; 165 East 66th St., NYC, 1957; Warner-Chilcott Labs, Morris Plains, NJ 1958; Vassar Brothers Hospital, Poughkeepsie, NY, 1958; Caspary Research Building, East 71st St., NYC, 1958; Playbill Restaurant, Eighth Ave., NYC, 1958; Astor Hotel, Broadway at 44th Street, NYC, 1958; C.M.E. Office, (Chief Medical Examiner ), East 30th St., 1960; Broadway Savings Bank, Park Pl., 1959; Pepsi-Cola, Park Ave., 1958; New York Savings Bank, East 46th St., NYC, 1958; Union Carbide Labs, Eastview, NY, 1959; Hangar 15, Swiss Air Transport, New York International Airport (JFK), 1959;Manhattan Ear, Eye and Throat Hospital, East 64th St., NYC, 1959

1957-1959
Offsite-Box: 51 Files designated with a "J" (Box 2 of 2)

Scope and Contents

Monticello Raceway, Monticello, NY, 1958 (2 folders); Furnace Shrine, Sterling Forest, NY, 1959; Inwood Terrace Apartments, St. Nicholas Ave., NYC, 1959; Graymoor Seminary, Garrison, NY, 1959; Laundry for City Hospital, Kingston Ave. and Winthrop St., Brooklyn, NY, 1959; Lafayette National Bank, Brooklyn, NY, 1959; Gimbels Department Store, Roosevelt Field, NY, 1958; Loyola Hall, Fordham University, Bronx, NY, 1959; Speed Park Garage, 42nd St., NYC, 1959; B.O.A.C. (British Overseas Airway Corporation) Building, Idlewild, NY, 1959; Ivy Room, Drake Hotel, 56th St., NYC, 1959

1958-1959
Offsite-Box: 19 Files designated with a "K"

Scope and Contents

Morgan Library, East 36th St., NYC, 1960; Warner Chilcott Biochem Labs, Morris Plains, NJ, 1960; Bronx State Hospital, Building 102, 1960; C.W. Post College, Brookville, NY, Dorm #3, 1960; East River Station, Consolidated Edison (Con Ed), (Grand Iron Works, 525 Tiffany St., NYC), 1961; Guardian Life Insurance Annex Building, 50 Union Square, 1961; St. Joseph Cathedral, Hartford, CT, 1960; Nurses Residence, East 67th St., NYC, 1961; Inwood Heights Apartments, St. Nicholas Ave., NYC, 160; Port Authority Bus Terminal, 1961; 2 Columbus Circle, NYC, Broadway at 58th St., 1961; 555 Madison Ave., 1960; Stevens Institute, Hoboken, NJ, 1962

1960-1962
Offsite-Box: 54 Files designated with a "L" (Box 1 of 2)

Scope and Contents

B.O.A.C. (British Overseas Airway Corporation), Idlewild, NY, 1961; Gimbels Department Store. Roosevelt Field, NY, 1961; Port Authority Bus Terminal, NYC, 1961 (3 folders); 30 East 65th St., NYC, 1961; Bronx Park East Apartments, Bronx, NY, 1961; Connecticut Bank and Trust Co., Hartford, CT, 1961; Episcopal Church Center, 815 Second Ave., NYC 1961; Public School 84, 91st St., NYC, 1961

1961
Offsite-Box: 12 Files designated with a "L" (Box 2 of 2)

Scope and Contents

330 Madison Ave., 1962 (2 folders); Yale Library, 1962; St. Vincent's Hospital, 1962; Endo Labs, Garden City, 1962

1962
Offsite-Box: 17 Files designated with a "M" (Box 1 of 2)

Scope and Contents

Orbachs Department Store, Westbury, NY, 1962; 920 Park Ave., NYC, 1962; Republic Aviation, Farmingdale, NY, 1963; 650 Park Ave., 1962; St. Annes Church, Garden City, NY 1963; Schering Corporation, Bloomfield, NJ, 1963; First National City Bank, 399 Park Ave., NYC, 1963; World's Fair, Brass Rail, 1963

1962-1963
Offsite-Box: 39 Files designated with a "M" (Box 2 of 2)

Scope and Contents

United Airlines, LaGuardia Airport, NYC, 1964; A.M.F. (American Machine and Foundry) Pavilion and Monorail, World's Fair, NYC, 1964; Brighton Beach Subway Station (B.M.T), Brooklyn, NY, 1964; Booth House, 15th St., NYC, 1964; Lady of the Sky, JFK Airport, 1964; R. Bisceglia Residence, Harrison, NY 1964

1964
Offsite-Box: 53 Files designated with a "N" (Box 1 of 2)

Scope and Contents

World's Fair, Queens, NY, 1963 (5 folders): Heliport, Chrysler, U.S. Pavilion (Bilco Co., West Haven, CT); Traveler's Insurance Co., Hartford, CT, 1963; Dealy Hall, Fordham University, 1963; Fortunoff's, Roosevelt Field, Westbury, NY, 1963

1963
Offsite-Box: 13 Files designated with a "N" (Box 2 of 2)

Scope and Contents

The Lighthouse, East 59th St., NYC, 1963; Banco Popular, Puerto Rico, 1964; Syosset Community Park, 1964; Empire Trust Co., West 51st St., NYC, 1964; Incinerator, Bethpage, NY, 1964; Chrysler Building, Manufacturer Hanover Trust, 1965; A and S (Abraham and Straus) Annex, Livingston St. Brooklyn, NY, 1965; Russ Togs Warehouse, 27th St., Long Island City, NY. 1965; Huber Corporation, Edison Township, NJ, 1965; Metromedia, Inc., East 67th St., 1965

1964-1965
Offsite-Box: 30 Files designated with a "O"

Scope and Contents

Pan American Cargo Terminal, JFK Airport, 1965 (2 folders); 32 Avenue of the Americas (Sixth Ave.), 1966 (2 folders, including Antenna Tower); Convent Ave. Telephone Building, NYC, 1966; 140 West St., Telephone Building, NYC, 1966; Hoe Ave., Telephone Building, Bronx, NY (also Queens College and Convent Ave.), Queens College, 1966 (2 folders); Marine Midland Trust, Park Ave., 1966; Carlton Regency, 36th St., NYC, 1966; Loeb Building at Montefiore, 1965 (2 folders); Rainbow Grille at Rockefeller Center, 1966

1965-1966
Offsite-Box: 44 Files designated with a "P" (Box 1 of 2)

Scope and Contents

483 Greenwich St., NYC, 1944, and Linde Air Products Co., Hillside, NJ, 1944; War Shipping Administration, 44th St., 1944, and Fordham University, Broadway, NYC, 1944; Naval Powder Factory, Indian Head, MD, 1944; Biltmore Towers, White Plains, NY 1966; Lord and Taylor, Manhasset, NY, 1967; Travelers Data Center, Hartford, CT, 1968; Mother Cabrini Hospital, Edgecomb Ave., NYC, 1967; Bayview Rehabilitation Center, Eleventh Ave., NYC, 1967; Arlington Junior High School, La Grange, NY, 1966; Vanderbilt Replacement, St. Luke's Hospital, NYC, 1966; Administration Building, S.U.N.Y Stony Brook, NY, 1969; Suffolk State School, Building #80, 1967; 330 Madison Ave., NYC, 1966; Associated Dry Goods, Fifth Ave., 1966

1944-1968
Offsite-Box: 37 Files designated with a "P" (Box 2 of 2)

Scope and Contents

Mary Manning Walsh Home, York Ave., NYC, 1967; Metro-Media, 67th St., NYC, 1967; International Business Machines (I.B.M.) Seminar, 34th St., NYC, 1967; Long Beach Bridge, East Pine St., 1967; Lexington Ave., 77th St., Subway Station (I.R.T), 1968; Institute of Ophthalmology, 168th St., NYC, 1967; Suffolk State School, Melville, NY, 1966; Philharmonic Hall, Lincoln Center, 1969; Time Life, Inc., Sixth Ave., 1968; Marriott Hot Shoppes, JFK Airport, 1968; D. Williams Home, Sniffen Court, NY, 1966; Tuy Hoa Airbase, Republic of Vietnam, 1966; National Airlines Terminal, JFK, 1967; Jackson, Nash and Brophy, Madison Ave., NYC, 1965; Metropolitan Opera, NYC, 1967; Chelsea National Bank, 53rd St., NYC, 1967; Federal Reserve Bank, NYC, 1967; Catholic Home for the Blind, 71st St., NYC, 1968; Foster and Kleiser, Maspeth Ave., Maspeth, NY, 1968; "Miscellaneous" (all circa 1960s): Republic Steel Corp.; American Sugar; Caribe Hilton Hotel, Puerto Rico; Cantiague Park, Hicksville, NY; 20 State St., Boston, MA; 50 Rockefeller Center, NYC

1966-1968
Offsite-Box: 5 Files designated with a "Q" (Box 1 of 2)

Scope and Contents

Geigy Chemical Corp., Medical Lab, Ardsley, NY, 1968; Linde Consolidated Labs, Tarrytown NY, 1968; Greenacre Park, East 51st St., NYC, 1970; Lord and Taylor, Stamford CT, 1968; Pan American V.T.B., JFK Airport, 1968; Junior High School 72, 139th Ave., Queens, NY, 1965; Vassar Bros. Hospital, Poughkeepsie, NY, 1968; American Stock Exchange, Trinity Pl., NYC, 1968

1968-1970
Offsite-Box: 16 Files designated with a "Q" (2 of 2)

Scope and Contents

New York University Medical Center, East 33rd St., NYC, 1966; Hazeltine Corporation, Greenlawn, NY, 1970; BOCES (Board of Cooperative Educational Services) Dormitory #3, Deer Park, NY, 1972; Brookdale Hospital, Brooklyn, NY; 1968 (2 Folders); Bellevue Hospital, NYC; 1973; Hospital for Special Surgery, East 70th St., NYC, 1968; Franklin National Bank, Park Ave., NYC, 1970; Rockefeller University, East 64th St., 1970; First National Bank of Boston, 1969; Federal Reserve Bank, NYC; 1969-1970 (2 folders); Rockefeller Center (Western Union, RCA, Chase Bank), NYC, 1970; Chase Manhattan Bank, RCA Building, Rockefeller Center, 1969; British Petroleum, Fifth Ave., 1970

1968-1970
Offsite-Box: 41 Files designated with a "R" (Box 1 of 2)

Scope and Contents

Roosevelt Field Alexander's, 1970; I.B.M., M.I.S Computer Building, Sterling Forest, NY, 1970; North Central Bronx Hospital, East 210th St., Bronx, NY, 1971-1975 (2 folders); Stony Brook University, Humanities Library, 1970 (2 folders); Service Building Orange and Rockland County Utility, NY, 1970

1970-1975
Offsite-Box: 55 Files designated with a "R" (Box 2 of 2)

Scope and Contents

Geico Building, Woodbury Rd., Oyster Bay (folder marked Syosset), 1971; Sunrise Mall, Massapequa, NY, 1972; Newspoint, East River and Newtown Creek, Long Island City, NY, 1971 (5 folders)

1971-1972
Offsite-Box: 33 Files designated with a "S"

Scope and Contents

Primary [Public] School 198, Bronx, NY (DeVoe Iron Works), 1972; Telephone Company, East 79th St., NYC, 1972 (2 folders); I.B.M., Mt. Pleasant, NY (2 folders); H.I.P. Hospital, 102nd St., Forest Hills, NY, 1973; Federal Reserve Bank, 1973; 1 Beacon St., Boston, MA, 1973

1972-1973
Offsite-Box: 6 Files designated with a "T" (Box 1 of 2)

Scope and Contents

World Trade Center, Tower "A," 1969-1972 (8 folders); World Trade Center, Observation Deck, Tower "B," 1975

1969-1975
Offsite-Box: 52 Files designated with a "T" (Box 2 of 2)

Scope and Contents

8 folders: all World Trade Center, 1969-1973, including the Cortlandt Subway Station (I.R.T.)

1969-1973
Offsite-Box: 7 Files designated with a "U" (Box 1 of 2)

Scope and Contents

World Trade Center, Tower "B," 1968-1969 (2 folders); World Trade Center, Subgrade "Misc. sketches," 1969-1973; World Trade Center, Subgrade 1969-1973 (4 folders)

1968-1973
Offsite-Box: 42 Files designated with a "U" (Box 2 of 2)

Scope and Contents

7 folders: all World Trade Center, 1969-1973, including Northeast Plaza (5 World Trade Center), and Custom House (6 World Trade Center)

1969-1973
Offsite-Box: 45 Files designated with a "V"

Scope and Contents

"Miscellaneous" (2 folders, all circa 1980s NOTE: some projects appear in both folders): Mobil Corporation and Executive Dining Room, 42nd St., NYC; Tremaine Construction, 540 Madison Ave.; Westgate Apartments; 55 Broad St.; Stevens Institute; 275 Madison Ave.; Federated Department Store, 1440 Broadway, NYC; United Cerebral Palsy, Rye Brook, NY; Laidlaw, Adams and Peck, Madison Ave., NYC; North Central Bronx Hospital; Milliken; Cerny Residence, Bridgeville, PA; Saverio Crea Residence, Hillsdale, NJ; 810 Seventh Ave.; Manufacturers, New Rochelle, NY; James McKee Residence, Northport, NY; Hospital of Special Surgery, 70th St., NYC; 845 Third Ave.; 61 Madison Ave.; 365 Park Ave.; Hutton, Whitehall St., NYC; U.S. Trust Co., 54th St., NYC; 45 Broadway, NYC; 1 Thomson Pl., Long Island City, NY; Gurdjieff Foundation, 63rd St.; Leff Residence, Chappaqua, NYC; American Telephone, Plainview and Shirley; Schuster Residence; Public School 86, Queens, NY; Metromedia, 67th St., NYC; 810 Seventh Ave., NYC; Manufacturers Hanover Trust, New Rochelle, NY; WNET – 13; Walter Pestrock; New York University Fraternity House; New York Telephone Co., Staten Island, NY; Hotel Jordan, Aman, Jordan; Providence Rest Home; U.N German Mission, 65th St., NYC; John Lowry, Jr.; Misericordia Hospital, 233rd St; Bus Terminal; Lilco Wastewater, Northport, NY; World Trade Center, Tower A, 1978; London Terrace, 23rd St., NYC; United Airlines; American Airlines; Pan Am Worldport; Mercer Office, Sixth Ave., NYC; Cabrinit Hospital; General Motors Assembly Plant, Linden, NJ; Englert Residence, Mamaroneck, NY; Mt. Sinai Hospital; Rockefeller Center, Building 2, NYC; New Court Facility, Indiana Ave., NW, Washington, DC; Courthouse, Atlanta, GA; Neilson Residence, Bedford, NY; Intermediate School 227, Queens, NY;

Metromedia, "Phase Two and Three" 67th St., NYC, 1983 (5 folders)

1978-1983
Offsite-Box: 11 Files designated with a "W"

Scope and Contents

School of Dance, SUNY Purchase, Purchase, NY, 1974; Chemico Africa, 1974; Proskauer, 300 Park Ave., NY, 1976; Seaport Park, 117 Beekman St., NY, 1982

1974-1982
Offsite-Box: 10 Files designated with a "W", and with an "X" (Box 1 of 2)

Scope and Contents

St. Vincents Medical Center, Bard Ave., Staten Island, 1977; Federal Reserve Bank, 59 Maiden Lane, 1976-1980 (5 folders); Lighthouse, Elmhurst, NY, 1973; General Reinsurance, Greenwich, CT, 1974 (3 folders); A and S Store (Abraham and Straus), Huntington, NY, 1974; Hillcrest Archives, Pocantico Hills, NY, 1974; F.A.O. Schwarz, Fifth Ave., 1981

1974-1981
Offsite-Box: 9 Files designated with a "X" (Box 2 of 2)

Scope and Contents

ATT (AT and T) Long Lines, Rego Park, NY, 1974-1975 (2 folders); Stevens Institute (Morton), Hoboken, NJ 1975; Lutheran Medical Center, Brooklyn, 1976 (3 folders); Tropical Asia (Bronx Zoo), 1976; ATT 323 Broadway, NYC, 1976; Public School 380, Brooklyn, 1974; United States Trust, West 54th St., 1981; Greenpoint Bank, 32nd St., Astoria, NY, 1979; St. Vincents, Bard Ave., Staten Island, 1977

1974-1979
Offsite-Box: 29 Files designated with a "Y"

Scope and Contents

Sears, Huntington, NY, 1979; Millstein Residence, 81st St., NYC, 1976; St. Vincent's Hospital, Seventh Ave., NYC, 1979; Doubleday, Fifth Ave., NYC, 1978; Life Sciences Building, Columbia University, 1981; W.N.E.T., Channel 13, 57th St., NYC, 1977 (3 folders); Tiffany, 57th St., 1979 (2 folders); "Miscellaneous" (2 folders): all circa 1960s: General Motors, National Geographic, Washington, DC; Fordham University; I.B.M.; Roosevelt Field Shopping Center; NYS Exhibition, World's Fair; Flushing Meadow Stadium; Noxema; American Bible Society; Hartford National Bank; Pfizer; Brooklyn Aquarium at Coney Island; Federal Reserve Bank; Middlesex Hospital; University Club; various residences; Caribe Hilton Hotel; Triboro Bridge; National Airlines at Rockefeller Center; R.C.A.

1960-1981, bulk 1970s
Offsite-Box: 35 Files designated with a "Z"

Scope and Contents

U.S. P.H.S. Hospital, Staten Island, NY, 1980; Misericordia Hospital, 233rd St., Bronx, NY, 1979 (3 folders); Nassau Hospital, 1982; New York Public Library, 42nd St., NYC, 1981; New Rochelle Library, NY, 1979; Irving Trust, Wall St., NYC, 1979; Allegheny Airlines, LaGuardia Airport, NY 1978; Eastern Airlines, LaGuardia Airport, NY, 1978; Prudential Insurance Co., Haggerty, NJ, 1975; Albany Savings Bank, 1975; Columbus Hospital, 19th St., NYC, 1975; Rockefeller Center, Building 8, NYC, 1978; United Nations, 1976; American Airlines, J.F.K., 1977; Smith and Wollensky, 1980; Pratt, Brooklyn, 1982; Aqueduct Racetrack, 1980 (2 folders)

1977-1982
Offsite-Box: 1 Files designated with a "AA" (Box 1 of 2)

Scope and Contents

Fordham University, 1986 (2 folders); Draddy Manhattan College, 1977; Greenwich Hospital, CT, 1980; Providence Rest Home, 1980; LaGuardia Airport, 1979; Watchtower Office Building, 1980; Aqueduct Towers, 1977; Belmont Towers, 1977; Port Authority Bus Terminal 1979 (3 folders)

1977-1986
Offsite-Box: 50 Files designated with a "AA" (Box 2 of 2)

Scope and Contents

Columbia University: Life Science Building, Livingston and Hartley Hall, 1980-1981 (2 folders); Westbury Hotel, 69th St., NYC, 1982; Port Authority Bus Terminal, NYC, 1979; Roosevelt Hospital, 59th St., NYC, 1981

1979-1982
Offsite-Box: 43 Files designated with a "BB"

Scope and Contents

Xerox Center, Hartford, CT, 1987 (4 folders); Arab American Bank, 52nd St., NYC, 1986; Lane Bryant, Fifth Ave., NYC, 1986; Broad Financial Center, Whitehall St., NYC, 1985; Harmony Hall, Columbia University, 1987 (2 folders)

1985-1987
Offsite-Box: 31 Files designated with a "CC" (Box 1 of 2)

Scope and Contents

John Jay College, 1988 (5 folders); 575 Lexington Ave., 1989 (housed in John Jay folder); Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), 1981-1985 (4 folders)

1981-1989
Offsite-Box: 56 Files designated with a "CC" (Box 2 of 2)

Scope and Contents

Entire box includes drawings for the Museum of Modern Art (MOMA), New York.

1981-1983
Offsite-Box: 21 Files designated with a "DD" (Box 1 or 2)

Scope and Contents

International Design Center (IDC) Pedestrian Bridge, Long Island City, 1987; IDC Center, 30-30 Thomson Ave., Long Island City, NY, 1986 (7 folders)

1957-1959
Offsite-Box: 22 Files designated with a "DD" (Box 2 of 2)

Scope and Contents

International Design Center (IDC)I.D.C. Center, Thomson Ave., Long Island City, NY, 1985; Kiddie City, Bay Plaza, Baychester, NY, 1989; Cabrini Medical Center, East 19th St., NYC, 1988; Manhattan Savings Bank, Madison Ave., NYC, 1986; F.G.I.C. (Financial Guaranty Insurance Company) Corporation, Water St., NYC, 1986; Kenyon and Eckhardt, West 23rd St., 1986; 505 Park Ave., NYC, 1985; 740 Madison Ave., NYC, 1984; Second Avenue Theater, at 12th St., NYC, 1991 (5 folders)

1985-1991
Offsite-Box: 2 Files designated with a "EE" (Box 1 of 2)

Scope and Contents

Rainbow Room, 1987; Metromedia, 1982; 175 Water Street, 1985 (3 folders); Mobil Oil Corp., NYC, 1984; Brooklyn Hospital, 1981 (2 folders); Bank Leumi, 1986; Drake Hotel, NYC, 1985; Republic National Bank, NYC, 1985

1984-1987
Offsite-Box: 40 Files designated with a "EE" (Box 2 of 2)

Scope and Contents

Franklin General Hospital, Valley Stream, NY, 1988; LLadro Building, 57th St., NYC, 1988 (2 folders); Bromley, Fifth Ave., NYC, 1986; Lord and Taylor, Fifth Ave., NYC, 1988; Hewitt School, 75th St., NYC, 1986; Bide-a-Wee, 38th St., NYC, 1987; Chase Manhattan Bank, Pine St., 1988; 120 Fifth Ave., NYC, 1988

1986-1988
Offsite-Box: 28 Files designated with a "FF" (Box 1 of 2)

Scope and Contents

Jamaica Hospital, Queens, NY, 1987 (2 folders); Buckley School, 73rd St., NYC, 1988 (2 folders); Polo (store), 72nd St., NYC, 1985 (2 folders); Dobbs Ferry Chart House, Dobbs Ferry, NY, 1985; Shane O'Neil, 72nd St., NYC, 1984; C.B.S. Studios, 53rd St., NYC, 1984

1984-1987
Offsite-Box: 46 Files designated with a "FF" (Box 2 of 2)

Scope and Contents

"Residential Development," 150 East 85th St., NYC, 1985-1986 Federal Reserve Bank, NYC, 1990 (4 folders); Apple Bank, Westchester Sq., Bronx, NY, 1990; 200 Park Ave., NYC, 1990; Merrill Lynch, Church St., NYC, 1991; World Trade Center, Tower 1, 55th Floor, NYC, 1990; Chase Manhattan Bank, Broadway, 1989; 90 Park Ave., NYC, 1985

1985-1990
Offsite-Box: 15 Files designated with a "GG" (Box 1 of 2)

Scope and Contents

United Nations Development Corporation, East 44th St., 1982 (3 folders); Schermerhorn Row Block, 91 South St., NYC, 1982 (3 folders); Booth Memorial Hospital, Flushing, NY, 1983; Commerz Bank, Broad St., NYC, 1983; Tower Records, Broadway at West 66th St., NYC, 1984

1982-1984
Offsite-Box: 38 Files designated with a "GG" (Box 2 of 2)

Scope and Contents

Aletti, Harrison, NY, 1986; South Street Seaport Museum, NYC, 1986; The Bank of New York, Madison Ave., NYC, 1986; 461 Fifth Ave., NYC, 1987 (3 folders)

1986-1987
Offsite-Box: 57 Files designated with a "HH"

Scope and Contents

Cite Restaurant (1989); St. John's Hospital, Smithtown, NY (1990); St. Francis Hospital (1989); and Brooklyn Army Terminal, 4 folders (1989).

1988-1989
Offsite-Box: 48 Files designated with a "II"

Scope and Contents

Federated Department Stores, 1440 Broadway, NYC, 1984; "Miscellaneous" (all circa 1980s): Murphy Residence; New York Stock Exchange; Brookstone, Fulton St., NYC; Equitable Group, 195 Broadway, NYC; Xavier High School, 16th St., NYC; Pan Am Building; Smith and Wollensky; General Electric, Lexington Ave., NYC; Walt Disney Productions, Park Ave., NYC; Leo Reichenbach, 101st St., Howard Beach, NY; Traina Residence, Sag Harbor, NY; Vista International Hotel; 757 Third Ave., NYC; Colonial Church of Bayside; Gurdjieff Foundation, 63rd St., NYC; Mirette Clothing Store, Fulton St., NYC; Sheerhan Clothing Store, Fulton St., NYC; CaptainHooks; Chase Manhattan Bank, Pine St., NYC; St. Lukes Hospital, 114th St., NYC; N.Y.R.A., (New York Racing Association) Belmont, NY; Geico; Brooklyn Army Terminal; 575 Lexington Ave., NYC

1980-1989
Offsite-Box: 49 Files designated with a "JJ"

Scope and Contents

Lenox Hill Hospital, NYC, 1992; LaGuardia College, Long Island City, NY, 1990 (6 folders)

1990-1992
Offsite-Box: 25 Files designated with a "KK"

Scope and Contents

Museum of Broadcasting, West 52nd St., 1989 (3 folders); Henry Street Settlement, 1992; Ritz Tower Hotel, 57th St., 1992 (2 folders); Riverbank State Park, Riverside Drive, NYC, 1993

1989-1993
Offsite-Box: 27 Files designated with a "LL"

Scope and Contents

Queens College, 1988 (4 folders); Heller Residence, 89th St., NYC, 1991; Corning, Inc., Fifth Ave., NYC, 1991; Guggenheim Museum, Fifth Ave., NYC, 1991

1988-1991
Offsite-Box: 18 Files designated with a "MM"

Scope and Contents

LaGuardia Airport, 1992; Regent Hotel/Four Seasons Hotel, 1991 (2 folders; NOTE: contents of these folders are LaGuardia Airport Central Terminal Building); Regent Hotel, "Folder Three-Eight," East 57th St., 1991-1993 (6 folders)

1991-1993
Offsite-Box: 32 Files designated with a "NN"

Scope and Contents

Brooklyn Museum, 1990 (7 folders); John Jay College, 1991; Brooklyn Army Terminal, 1991; AT and T (ATT) 32 Avenue of the Americas (Sixth Ave.), 1992; "Miscellaneous" (all circa 1980s): Shearson Lehman, Greenwich St., Davidoff of Geneva, Madison Ave., NYC; New York Stock Exchange; Conde Nast, Madison Ave.; Emigrant Savings Bank, Broadway, NYC; Smith and Wollensky, 49th St., NYC; Hotel Markwell, 49th St., NYC; Westbury Hotel, 69th St., NYC; Lenox Hill Hospital, 84th St., NYC; International Design Center (IDC), Long Island City, NY; Kress Foundation, 80th St., NYC; Chase Manhattan, Pine St., Fordham University; Seidman and Seidman, Columbus Circle; Merrill Lynch, Fifth Ave.; East New York Savings Bank; Federated Department Store, Broadway, NYC; Federal Reserve Bank; Barnes and Noble; Teamsters Local 807; Dime Savings Bank, Ocean Ave., Brooklyn, NY; Cabrini Medical Center, 19th St., NYC; Doral Park Avenue Hotel; Second Avenue Theater at 12th St., NYC

1980-1990
Offsite-Box: 36 Files designated with a "OO"

Scope and Contents

Ridgewood Savings Bank, Forest Hills, NY, 1993; Warner Brothers Studio Store, 57th St., NYC, 1993 (6 folders)

1993
Offsite-Box: 3 Files designated with a "PP"

Scope and Contents

Kirkpatrick and Lockhart, NYC, 1994; Brookstone at Rockefeller Plaza, 1994; Masonic Hall, NYC, 1993; Pepsico, Purchase NY, 1993; Baruch College, East 25th St., 1993; Foley Square, NYC, 1993 (3 folders); Lenox Hill Hospital, 1994; Warner Brothers Studio Store, East 57th St., 1994; 96th Street Apartments, 1993

1993-1994

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