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Bacon, Henry 1866-1924

Overview
Works: 60 works in 76 publications in 1 language and 297 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Designs and plans  Records and correspondence  Commercial treaties  Autographs  Diaries  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Exhibition catalogs  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: F203.4.L73, 975.3
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Most widely held works about Henry Bacon
 
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Most widely held works by Henry Bacon
Unveiling of the equestrian statue of General Philip H. Sheridan, Capitol park, Albany, New York, October 7, 1916 by New York (State)( Book )

4 editions published in 1916 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An old New England meeting house a sermon by Augustus Mendon Lord( Book )

4 editions published in 1916 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lincoln Memorial by Henry Bacon( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

View of exterior
Lincoln Memorial, Washington, 1913( Visual )

and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Lincoln Memorial and its architect, Henry Bacon (1866-1924) by Christopher Alexander Thomas( )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Art and archaeology( Book )

1 edition published in 1922 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The memorial to Abraham Lincoln / Charles Moore. -- The Lincoln memorial, described by the architect / Henry Bacon. -- Daniel Chester French's statue of Lincoln / Charles Moore. --The mural decorations, described by the painter / Jules Guerin. -- Abraham Lincoln as a theme for sculptural art / Frank Owen Payne. -- The Sully exhibition of the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts / Harvey M. Watts
Records by Ohio) M.A. Hanna Monument Association (Cleveland( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Correspondence between sculptor Augustus Saint-Gaudens, architect Henry Bacon, Mrs. M.A. Hanna, and various members of the association, particularly chairman Samuel Mather. This collection pertains primarily to the efforts of the Hanna Monument Association to plan, select a site, and erect a memorial to Marcus Alonzo Hanna in Cleveland. A memorial to Senator Hanna was unveiled at University Circle in 1908
Western( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

American architecture from the 20th century
Lincoln Memorial, Washington, 1913( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Lincoln Memorial [Building], Washington, D.C. 1915 by Henry Bacon( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Lincoln Memorial, Wash., D.C by Ralph Adams Cram( )

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

Rutherford Stuyvesant memorial, Tranquillity, New Jersey by Alexander McMillan Welch( Visual )

1 edition published in 1914 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Records by D.H. Burnham & Co( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The archive contains correspondence files, alphabetically arranged, for the major projects undertaken by the firm, including: The World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago, 1893, for which Burnham served as chief of construction; the city plan for Washington, D.C. (1901) and for Chicago (1909); the Philippine Carnival (1911); and the reconstruction of San Francisco (1906). Correspondents include politicians, architects, sculptors and prominent civic leaders such as Charles Eliot Norton, Henry Bacon (regarding the Lincoln Memorial), Charles Moore (on the plan for Washington) and Frank Millett. The activities of the Commission of Fine Arts are particularly well-documented. Other important figures represented include Henry Clay Frick, Cass Gilbert, Frederick Law Olmsted (with a sketch of his Liberty, or America for the Grand Basin at the World's Columbian Exposition - 900203*), Augustus and Louis Saint-Gaudens, Johannes Gelert, Jules Gúerin, Thomas Hastings, Richard Morris Hunt, Philander Knox, and Lorado Taft. Writings by Burnham in the collection include a draft of a speech delivered in 1897 before the Merchant's Club of Chicago on life in Chicago, and another speech, or essay, entitled "The Appearance of the City."
Lincoln Memorial, Washington, 1913( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Charles A. Platt architectural records and papers by Charles A Platt( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This collection contains materials related to Platt's personal and professional lives, the bulk originating from Platt's office in the form of project drawings, photographs, and records documenting architectural projects from 1901-1933. Several earlier projects and projects completed by Platt's office after his death are also documented. A small group of drawings was created for publication only, and some drawings may have served as both project records and presentation drawings
American and English literary and historical papers collected by Atcheson L. Hench( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

There are also bank drafts drawn by Philip Pendleton Barbour; a document stating that Joel Barlow was a U.S. plenipotentiary to France; autographs or brief notes of Kate Bateman, Gamaliel Bradford, W. LeRoy Broun; poems by Anne Charlotte Lynch Botta
Lincoln Memorial, Washington D.C( Visual )

1 edition published in 1930 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Henry Bacon

Henry Bacon amerikansk arkitekt

Henry Bacon architetto statunitense

Генри Бэкон

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هنری بیکن معمار آمریکایی

Languages
English (45)