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Purcell, William Gray 1880-1965

Overview
Works: 71 works in 94 publications in 1 language and 1,320 library holdings
Genres: History  Pictorial works  Slides  Aerial photographs 
Roles: Author
Classifications: F587.B3, 917.75130340924
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Most widely held works by William Gray Purcell
St. Croix Trail country; recollections of Wisconsin by William Gray Purcell( Book )

6 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Work of Purcell and Elmslie, architects by William Gray Purcell( Book )

4 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Prairie School gem : a virtual tour of the Purcell-Cutts house( )

2 editions published in 1996 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A virtual tour of the Purcell-Cutts house, located at 2328 Lake Place in Minneapolis, designed by architect William Purcell in 1913
What is architecture : a study in the American people of today by Louis H Sullivan( Book )

1 edition published in 1944 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To William Cunningham Gray, 1830-1901 by William Cunningham Gray( Book )

1 edition published in 1946 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forward looking salesmanship in forest products by William Gray Purcell( Book )

1 edition published in 1917 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mark L. Peisch correspondence and papers by Mark L Peisch( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This collection contains primarily correspondence related to Peisch's Ph.D. thesis on the work of Chicago architects associated with the Prairie School movement. Much of the material is about Walter Burley Griffin and Marion Mahony Griffin's work in the United States and Australia and includes letters from and about Marion Mahony Griffin, Francis Barry Byrne, William Gray Purcell, William L. Steele, and George Grant Elmslie. The collection also includes some photographs, clippings, lectures, and papers related to the later publication of Peisch's thesis in book form as "The Chicago School of Architecture: Early Followers of Sullivan and Wright" (New York : Random House, 1964). Lastly, the collection contains a small number of reference files, some gathered long after the completion of Peisch's thesis
Angelus Studio photographs by Or.) Angelus Studio (Portland( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Collection comprises glass negatives, nitrate negatives, and safety negatives, as well as original photographs, reprinted photographs and logbooks from the photography studios of George M. Weister (1862-1922), Arthur M. Prentiss (dates undetermined), and the Angelus Commercial Photo Company of Portland, Oregon. The collection provides extraordinary documentation of the city of Portland, the Lewis and Clark Exposition of 1905, Oregon landmarks, and commercial operations, including logging and fish packing. Other major subjects of the collection include buildings, ships and harbors, manufacturing, cemeteries, William Gray Purcell, and the Pendleton Round-Up. In 1940 Zed N. Clark assisted members of the W.P.A. Oregon Historical Records Survey in selecting 598 images, which were reclassified by subject and consecutively numbered for the Guide to the Angelus Studio collection of historical photographs
House project Owatonna, Minnesota by Feick and Elmslie Purcell( Visual )

1 edition published in 1913 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Leonard K. Eaton papers by Leonard K Eaton( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Correspondence, topical files, college term papers written by Eaton, papers written by Eaton students (mainly concerning the architecture of Michigan buildings), and photographs; subjects include seventeenth century Dutch architecture, the Chicago school of architecture, and the career of Frank Lloyd Wright
Forbes House Wisconsin by Purcell and Elmslie( Visual )

1 edition published in 1923 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Byrne Residence Bismarck, North Dakota by Feick and Elmslie Purcell( Visual )

1 edition published in 1913 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Byrne Residence Bismarck, North Dakota by Feick and Elmslie Purcell( Visual )

1 edition published in 1913 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This too, might be history by William Gray Purcell( Book )

1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

What is architecture, a study in the American people of today by Louis H Sullivan( )

1 edition published in 1943 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

George Grant Elmslie papers by George Grant Elmslie( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Eight letters to Wayne Andrews or Wayne and Elizabeth "Tib" Andrews, dated Sept. 4, 1949-Oct. 22, 1950; includes list of George G. Elmslie commissions from 1921-1938. Four letters from Elmslie to William Gray Purcell, dated Oct. 23, 1949-Jan. 29, 1950, concerning the partnership of Purcell & Elmslie and other matters
Talbot Faulkner Hamlin papers and architectural records by Talbot Hamlin( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This collection contains professional and personal writings, published papers, correspondence, photographs, architectural records, student work, and research materials related to the academic and architectural practice of Talbot Faulkner Hamlin. The largest portion of the collection, Series 1, relates to his academic life as an architectural historian and educator from 1916, when he accepted his first position at Columbia University, until the publication of his last book, Benjamin Henry Latrobe, in 1955. This part of the collection contains correspondence, notes, records of public activities, reference files, scrapbooks, writings and lectures. Notable correspondents include William Lee Woolet, John Summerson, William Gray Purcell, Hugh Morrison, Nikolaus Pevsner, Walter Muir Whitehall, Charles Peterson, and Sigfried Giedion. This series also includes correspondence with various students and historians about the early 19th-century architect Minard Lafever, whom Hamlin was researching. Series 2 and 3 contain materials relating to the publication of two of Hamlin's books, Greek Revival Architecture in America and Benjamin Henry Latrobe, respectively, including manuscripts, drafts, notes, published papers, lectures, and illustrations used and not used
to Lewis Mumford by William Gray Purcell( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Purcell-Cutts House, Minneapolis, Minnesota] by Purcell and Elmslie( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Purcell and Elmslie :( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
William Gray Purcell

William Gray Purcell American architect

William Gray Purcell Amerikaans architect (1880-1965)

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Languages
English (60)

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At home on the prairie : the houses of Purcell & ElmsliePurcell & Elmslie : prairie progressive architects