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Architects -- Arkansas

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 14 Collections and/or Records:

Albert O. Clarke Collection

Identifier: MC 620
Scope and Content Note

The material consists of photocopies of newspaper and journal clippings, excerpts from books and pamphlets, correspondence, and research notes, as well as photographs of Clarke, his wife, and many of the buildings he designed. The material was collected by Pamela Dubbell in the course of preparing an article about Clarke for the Northwest Arkansas Morning News. Photocopies of this article are also included.

Dates: 1986

James and Belle Dinwiddie Architectural Drawings

Identifier: MC 924
Scope and Content Note The papers contain twenty-one sets of drawings. James Dinwiddie's drawings encompass sets 1-10, while Belle Dinwiddie's drawings encompass sets 11-19. Drawings of Haralson and Nelson Architects of Fort Smith comprise set 20; they were discovered with the Dinwiddie drawings, but their connection with them, if any, is unknown. Set 21 is a collection of unidentified drawings, possibly those of Belle Dinwiddie. Some of the sets contain general specifications and other papers. Numbers in brackets...
Dates: 1926-1956

Robert A. Ivy Research Materials

Identifier: MC 1740
Scope and Content Note

The collection contains research materials relating to the proposal, production, and publication of Ivy's book, including correspondence, written notes, clippings, rough drafts, video cassettes, and research notes on individual Jones buildings.

Dates: 1955-2003

Fay Jones Collection

Identifier: MC 1373
Scope and Content Note The collection represents the life and work of a highly creative and successful American architect during the last half of the twentieth century. In 1990 the American Institute of Architects awarded Jones the AIA Gold Medal and his most famous building, Thorncrown Chapel in Eureka Springs, Arkansas is included in the AIA list of the Top Ten Buildings of the Century. Thorncrown, the Jones’s own residence and the Dr. and Mrs. H.D Hantz residence in Fayetteville, Arkansas, and the...
Dates: 1935-2005

Fay Jones Exhibit “Outside the Pale: A Homecoming” Materials

Identifier: MC 1672
Scope and Content Note

Materials include documents, correspondence, photographs, clippings, and videos pertaining to Fay Jones and the “Outside the Pale: A Homecoming” exhibit which took place from March 10,2001-April 30, 2001, in El Dorado, Arkansas.

Dates: 1988-2004

Fay Jones Undergraduate Projects Materials

Identifier: MC 2408
Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of primarily of academic mechanical and architectural drawings completed by Jones as an undergraduate student before and after a stint in the Navy during World War II. Also included are a set of academic mechanical drawings completed by Mary Elizabeth(Gus) Jones, his wife.

Dates: 1940-1950

George Richard Mann Memoir

Identifier: MS M315
Scope and Content Note This collection contains a xeroxed copy of typescript (some leaves with autograph revisions overwritten) of Arkansas state capitol architect Mann's unpublished comments, Sept. 30, 1937, on George Washington Donaghey's book, Building a State Capitol (Little Rock, 1937). Original typescript copy of the manuscript is in Arkansas Gazette Foundation library, Little Rock. See John A. Treon, “Politics and Concrete: The Building of the Arkansas State Capitol,...
Dates: 1937

Irven D. McDaniel Materials

Identifier: MC 1920
Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of blueprints of two residential projects with art moderne characteristics. The A.A. Billings Residence of Malvern, Hot Spring County, Arkansas, n.d. and the John Cole Residence of Malvern, Hot Spring County, Arkansas, n.d. are included.

Dates: ca. 1935

Warren D. Segraves Papers

Identifier: MC 1186
Scope and Contents

Approximately 4,125 sheets of drawings include tracings on vellum, flimsy, graph and bond paper. Included are renderings, sections, elevations, floor plans, site plans, schedules, details, and topographic maps. The drawings are arranged alphabetically by project title.

* indicates a job number which may be different from that on the drawings.

Dates: 1953-1976

Edward Durell Stone Papers First Accession

Identifier: MS St71 236
Scope and Content Note Edward Durell Stone was a major figure in American Architecture in the 20th Century. He designed projects that received international acclaim including the American Embassy in New Delhi and the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington D.C. Stone presented a large body of his papers MS St71/236 Stone , the First Accession of the Edward Durell Stone Papers, to the University of Arkansas Libraries in 1975, three years before his death. His widow donated the remainder after his...
Dates: 1940-1963

James Hicks Stone Papers

Identifier: MC 1398
Scope and Content Note These papers include materials pertaining to the studies of James Hicks Stone while he was a student at the University of Arkansas, as well as drawings executed by Stone while he was a practicing architect in Boston. Included are numerous sketches, drawings, problems, studies, and watercolors dating from his student days. Folder eleven contains a sketchbook with plans, elevations, interiors, and details of English and French medieval churches. Also included are two drawings on flimsy for...
Dates: 1899-1918

Cyrus Sutherland Papers

Identifier: MC 1496
Scope and Content Note

This collection includes drawings, correspondence, and other material on architectural projects; notes and materials for Cyrus Sutherland’s manuscript, Buildings of Arkansas; and materials from the University of Arkansas including student projects, photographs related to architectural preservation, and architectural history.

Dates: 1947-2003; Majority of material found within 1967-2003

John G. Williams Papers

Identifier: MC 1015
Scope and Content Note Materials include the professional papers of John Gilbert Williams. These relate to Williams' work as member of the faculty and an administrator at the University of Arkansas and as an architect and landscape architect. The academic materials include documentation courses taught, committee work, curricula, accreditation, scholarly research and professional affiliations. Extensive records of Williams' work as the Architectural Advisor to the University of Arkansas, helping shape the built...
Dates: circa 1935-2005; Majority of material found within 1946–1985

Paul Young Jr. Papers

Identifier: MC 1327
Scope and Content Note

This collection consists primarily of architectural drawings completed during Young’s nearly 5 decades-long career. Additionally, there are photographs and supplementary documents including indices of professional projects and prospective projects.

Dates: 1936-1980