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Thomas Ustick Walter papers

Thomas Ustick Walter

Thomas Ustick Walter papers

by Thomas Ustick Walter

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Pagination17
Number of Pages17
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Open LibraryOL25082226M
LC Control Number80002084

  GreekRevivalmasterpieceearnedhimnationalrecognitionandprominence pularitybrought ?article=&context=hp_theses.   Exterior view showing the Doric-style church built after the designs of Thomas Ustick Walter on the block of Filbert Street. View also includes a horse-drawn dray., Stereograph on pale yellow paper mount with square corners. Paper backing pasted on verso., Title from accompanying publisher's label describing the church and listing the pastors., Manuscript note on mount: 3rd ?solr_nav[id.

DESCRIPTION: The building was designed by Scottish-born architect John McArthur Jr. and Thomas Ustick Walter in the Second Empire style and was constructed from to at a cost of $24 million. City Hall’s tower was completed by , although the interior wasn’t finished until Get this from a library! Wright family papers, [Wright family.] -- The papers of Samuel G. Wright document his activities as a New Jersey gentleman farmer, a Philadelphia merchant, an ironmaster and a member of the New Jersey Legislature as well as his private

  Banner Image: Rendering of the U. S. Treasury Building, Thomas Ustick Walter, Architect. T. U. Walter Collection. Above: Group photo of the directors of the nine libraries represented at the Membership Libraries Group meeting in ://   In , she edited the book Thomas Ustick Walter: The Lectures on Architecture, , published by the Athenaeum. Her current project, the first complete biography of Walter, sets his life and architecture within the great social and political events of the nineteenth ://


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Papers documenting Ustick's work in Philadelphia, Washington, D.C., Venezuela, and other locations, Thomas Ustick Walter papers book include detailed information on Girard College, Phi Thomas Ustick Walter papers, | Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Thomas Ustick Walter (), the nationally important Philadelphia architect best known for designing the great dome of the United States Capitol in Washington, DC, planned two Gothic Revival style Episcopal churches in antebellum North Carolina: St.

James Episcopal Church in Wilmington and the Chapel of the Cross in Chapel Hill. Along with the firm of Town and Davis of New York, Walter Photos of The John Neagle Portrait of T. Walter, Athenaeum of Philadelphia - Thomas Ustick Walter Collection Call Number: P Quantity: 2 items Photos of Thomas Ustick Walter, Athenaeum of Philadelphia - Thomas Ustick Walter Collection Call Number: P Quantity: 3 items Salted Paper Prints; Walter, Thomas Ustick; Rights & Access.

The Library of Congress does not own rights to material in its collections. Therefore, it does not license or charge permission fees for use of such material and cannot grant or deny permission to publish or otherwise distribute the material. () Portrait of Thomas Ustick Title [Thomas Ustick Walter, Architect of Capitol, ] Created / Published [between and ] Title East pediment of the north wing, U.S.

Capitol Contributor Names Walter, Thomas Ustick,architect A photograph collection for his dissertation "Architecture and Politics: Thomas Ustick Walter and the Enlargement of the U.S.

Capitol, " was donated to the archives of the American Institute of Architects in On Dr. Goode was presented the "Visionary Historian" award by The Historical Society of Washington :// Thomas Ustick Walter, Letter to Richard M. Hunt (Washington, 26 April ).

Smithsonian Institution Archives of American Art, Thomas Ustick Walter Papers,Reel Letter from John Skirving to the Commissioner of Public Buildings, 4 December Architect Referenced: Walter, Thomas Ustick () Girard College Stephen Girard Collection - Buildings Other Than Girard College Holding Name: Moyamensing Prison, Plan of Moyamensing Prison Quantity: 1 sheet: ink, pencil on paper ; XCall Number: III Architect Referenced: Walter, Thomas Ustick () Athenaeum of Philadelphia - Thomas Ustick Walter Collection Holding Name: Girard College, original design Quantity: 1 drawing: ink & watercolor wash on paper ; x 34 cm., Call Number: WTU** Architect Referenced: Walter, Thomas Ustick () Athenaeum of Philadelphia - Thomas Ustick Walter Collection?Record.

Title Elevation of dome of U.S. Capitol Contributor Names Walter, Thomas Ustick,architect Created / Published Client/Project Name: United States Capitol Architects Referenced: Bulfinch, Charles; Latrobe, Benjamin Henry ( - ); Meigs, Montgomery C. ( - ); Thornton, William ( - ); Walter, Thomas Ustick () Allen, William C.

History of the United States Capitol: A Chronicle of Design, Construction, and Politics. Washington ?Record. Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. USA Walter, Thomas Ustick, Architect, and William Buel Franklin. United States Capitol Washington, D.C. Domes. 1 photographic print: salted paper.

| Includes figure Liberty by Thomas :// American House of Representatives Carved Oak Armchair, c. attr. to Bembe and Kimbel, New York, after a design by Thomas Ustick Walter, federal shield crest, bellflower carving, beaded seat rail, faceted legs, cuff casters, h.

42 1/2 in., w. 24 1/2 in., d. 22 1/2 in.; accompanied by a copy of the Sloan catalogue cover and entry   Walter often confided in his close friend Charles Fowler, a partner in the foundry that supplied ironwork for the Capitol extension and dome.

In this letter, the architect informed Fowler that he had completed revisions to the dome design and that he was irritated by the fighting in Congress over appropriations. Thomas Ustick Walter Collection, The Athenaeum of Philadelphia /letter-thomas-u-walter-charles-fowler-march   Papers: The Athenaeum houses many collections of architects' papers, and a few of them date to before Most notable are the Thomas Ustwick Walter collection, and the Thomas Fletcher papers.

Thomas Ustick Walter Collection, papers (ca. ) Thomas Ustick Walter (), born in Philadelphia, is considered one of the most   The collection holds correspondence and documents which are primarily the papers of the Philadelphia antiquarian collector John A. McAllister, but it includes some additional material relating to his family and their optical business.

As McAllister was an active collector of autograph letters, there are items from many of the important names in nineteenth-century politics, culture, religion ?solr_nav[id. Holding Name: Jayne Building Quantity: 1 Item, Call Number: PR Athenaeum of Philadelphia - Thomas Ustick Walter Collection Holding Name: Dr.

Jayne's building Quantity: 2 drawings: mixed media ; 69 x 65 cm. overall or smaller, Call Number: WTU* Architect Referenced: Walter, Thomas Ustick () Chapter in American Architects and Their Books,ed. James O’Gorman (Univ. of Mass. Press, ) Abstract: Early in his career Thomas Ustick Walter () developed a self-described and life-long “strong disposition to indulge in books.” The expansion and contraction of his library indicates the ebb and flow of his dedication of the thomas ustick walter phmc historical marker Posted Octo PHMC, AIA Philadelphia, the Athenaeum of Philadelphia, and the Society of Architectural Historians Philadelphia Chapter invite you to DEDICATION OF THE THOMAS USTICK WALTER PHMC HISTORICAL MARKER Oct.

29th at p.m. AIA Center for Architecture, Arch. This drawing depicts the interior design of the Library of Congress in meticulous detail. The image shows a unique perspective drawn from a lower angle.

In  Thomas Ustick Walter redecorated the interior in dark gray stone–colored paint in as a part of the Gothick fashion. Frank Furness returned the building to more historic interior color inthough with the addition of stencil decoration around the ://  Walter Horatio Pater, Walter Horatio Pater The English author Walter Horatio Pater () was the most influential figure in the Esthetic movement of the late 19th ce Thomas Ustick Walter, Walter, Thomas Ustick Walter, Thomas Ustick (–87).

American architect of German :// /walter-mildred-pitts.