14 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) Architecture--Washington (D.C.).

  1. Charles Follen McKim papers, 1838-1929

    4,200 items ; 14 containers ; 5.6 linear feet ; 14 microfilm reels -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Architect. Correspondence, letterbooks, memoranda, diary, notes, legal and financial records, sketches, drawings, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to the architectural firm of McKim, Mead, & White, New York, N.Y.

  2. David E. Finley papers, 1921-1977

    31,000 items ; 92 containers ; 36 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Museum director and lawyer. Correspondence, subject files, financial papers, drafts of speeches and writings, family material, printed matter, and scrapbooks relating chiefly to Finley's duties as special assistant to Secretary of the Treasury, Andrew W. Mellon, his role in the founding and his subsequent service as director of the National Gallery of Art, and his activities with numerous other...

  3. Cass Gilbert papers, 1841-1961

    9,000 items ; 30 containers plus 1 oversize ; 13 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Architect. Correspondence, diaries, biographical material, financial papers, speeches, articles, poems, and memorabilia relating to Gilbert’s family and his work as an architect. Includes letters addressed to Thomas Jefferson by William Thornton and typescript of a letter to Jefferson from James R. Dermott.

  4. Charles Moore papers, 1848-1944

    6,000 items ; 22 containers ; 8.8 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Author and art historian. Correspondence, letterbooks, date books, notes, articles, speeches, picture post cards, photographs, and newspaper clippings relating to the Plan of 1901 for Washington, D.C., the restoration of the White House in 1902-1903, the Washington, D.C., Park Commission, the U.S. Commission of Fine Arts, and American architecture.

  5. Paul J. Pelz papers, circa 1800-1921

    900 items ; 3 containers ; 1.2 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Architect. Correspondence, memoranda, reports, testimonials, pictorial representations of buildings, printed material, and photographs relating primarily to the planning and construction of the Jefferson Building of the Library of Congress and other buildings.

  6. Benjamin Henry Latrobe papers, 1803-1817

    400 items ; 3 containers ; .6 linear feet ; 1 microfilm reel -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Architect and engineer. Principally letters from Latrobe to John Lenthall, clerk of the works of the U.S. Capitol, concerning the construction of the Capitol building in Washington, D.C.

  7. Robert Mills papers, 1804-1862

    140 items ; .4 linear feet ; 1 microfilm reel -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Architect and engineer. Correspondence, bills, receipts, plans, drawings, sketches, reports, notebooks, and printed matter relating mainly to Mills's designs for public buildings in Washington, D.C., and to his duties as architect of the Capitol.

  8. Alfred Easton Poor papers, 1866-1985

    600 items ; 9 containers ; 3.5 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Architect and naval officer. Correspondence, writings, publications, reports, and appointment calendars pertaining primarily to Poor's architectural career, particularly his designs for public buildings, and his naval service during World War I and World War II.

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  9. Nicholas King family papers, 1792-1987

    30 items ; 1 container plus 1 oversize ; .4 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Family of Nicholas King, English-born engineer and surveyor of the city of Washington, D.C. Journals, correspondence, notes, genealogies, visas, photographs, and drawings concerning King and members of his family.

  10. Waddy B. Wood papers, 1885-1941

    2,400 items ; 6 containers ; 2.4 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Architect of Washington, D.C. Correspondence, writings, speeches, contracts, and other papers relating chiefly to Waddy B. Wood's career as an architect and designer in Washington, D.C. Also documented in the collection is Wood's involvement with the American Institute of Architects and the Democratic Party.