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D.H. Burnham & Co

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Works: 78 works in 84 publications in 1 language and 185 library holdings
Genres: Designs and plans  History  Exhibition catalogs  Catalogs  Slides  Pictorial works 
Classifications: NA737.G7, 720.973
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Most widely held works by D.H. Burnham & Co
The architectural work of Graham, Anderson, Probst & White, Chicago : and their predecessors, D.H. Burnham & co., and Graham, Burnham & co by Anderson, Probst, White Graham ( Book )
1 edition published in 1933 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
D.H. Burnham and Chicago's Loop by Annemarie Van Roessel ( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
History of the People's Gas Building construction : its progress from foundation to flag pole by D.H. Burnham & Co ( Book )
1 edition published in 1911 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Proposed Pacific-Union Club building, San Francisco, Calif ( Book )
1 edition published in 1908 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Specifications for Central Station at Memphis, Tennessee by D.H. Burnham & Co ( Book )
1 edition published in 1913 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Preliminary survey of a city plan for Saginaw, Michigan ( Book )
1 edition published in 1919 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Studies for the development of the Chicago & Western Indiana terminal property in Chicago ( Book )
2 editions published in 1911 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Proposed Pacific-Union Club buildings, San Francisco, Calif. ... D.H. Burnham & Co., architects by D.H. Burnham & Co ( Book )
1 edition published in 1908 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reliance Building, 1895 by Daniel Hudson Burnham ( Visual )
in No Linguistic content and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents views of this Chicago building
Description of a proposed hotel for Chicago, Illinois by D.H. Burnham & Co ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Architectural drawings for a railroad station ("Union Station"), Massachusetts Avenue, N.E., Washington, D.C by D.H. Burnham & Co ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1906 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Includes preliminary drawings showing railroad station as elevations, details, and perspective projections; renderings
Stewart building by D.H. Burnham & Co ( Book )
1 edition published in 1896 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Selections from the work of Burnham & Hammond Architects, Chicago by Architects (Chicago, Ill.) Burnham and Hammond ( Book )
1 edition published in 1943 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
An analysis and recommendation on Continental Air Lines, Inc. ( Book )
1 edition published in 1946 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Flatiron Building New York, NY, 1902 by D.H. Burnham & Co ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
by New York, N.Y.) New York Architectural Terra-Cotta Company (Long Island City ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Files of the company, 1911-1920, much of which consists of unsucessful architectural bid documents, each noting the architect, building, and location, as well as estimated costs, sketches, and related correspondents. These bid documents represent commissions not awarded to NYATCC, and do, in some cases, indicate the outcome of the bid. Architects represented include McKim, Mead & White; Cass Gilbert; George Post; D.H. Burnham & Company; Warren & Wetmore, Schwartz & Gross, and many others. Also includes correspondence and office memoranda, including some describing the formative years, 1911-1914, of the National Terra Cotta Society, trade catalogs, and job photographs. Also, two albums containing photographs of sample pieces of terra cotta, and month by month construction records for three buildings, including the American Theater (42nd Street, New York, 1892) by Charles Coolidge Haight; the Renaissance Apartments (Brooklyn, N.Y., 1889) and the Imperial Apartments (Brooklyn, N.Y., 1890) both by Montrose Morris
Report on the proposed plan of the city of Baguio, province of Benguet, P.I by D.H. Burnham & Co ( Book )
1 edition published in 1905 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."
Ellicott Square Building, Buffalo, 1895 ( Visual )
and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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English (39)