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League for Progress in Architecture records, 1937-1939.

Author: Julian E Berla; Henry S Hill; League for Progress in Architecture.
Edition/Format:   Archival material : English
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This collection contains correspondence, newspaper articles, a scrapbook, government documents, and a report, 1937-39. Most of the material in this collection consists correspondence of the League for Progress in Architecture as members protested the design, location, and lack of design competition of the Thomas Jefferson Memorial. Most of the correspondence is from or to Julian E. Berla, a local architect, and  Read more...
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Named Person: Julian E Berla; Frederick Albert Gutheim; Henry S Hill; John Russell Pope; Leopold Arnaud; Joseph Hudnut; Frederic Adrian Delano; Ernest Alton Grunsfeld; William Lescaze; Charles Moore; John Joseph Boylan; Otha Donner Wearin
Document Type: Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Julian E Berla; Henry S Hill; League for Progress in Architecture.
OCLC Number: 71229475
Description: 0.5 linear feet.
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This collection contains correspondence, newspaper articles, a scrapbook, government documents, and a report, 1937-39. Most of the material in this collection consists correspondence of the League for Progress in Architecture as members protested the design, location, and lack of design competition of the Thomas Jefferson Memorial. Most of the correspondence is from or to Julian E. Berla, a local architect, and Henry S. Hill, a New York architect. Other correspondents are prominent architects William Lescaze and Ernest Grunsfeld; academics Joseph Hudnut and Leopold Arnaud ; and politicians Charles Moore, Chairman of the Fine Arts Commission, Hon. Otha Wearin, Representative J.J. Boylan, and Frederic A. Delano.

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