Catalogue of the Hornblower and Marshall Drawings for the National Museum of Natural History

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Summary

Thorough, detailed guide to the 355 drawings held in the Office of Design and Construction at the Smithsonian Institution. The catalogue is prefaced by a 12 page history, "The Firm of Hornblower and Marshall and their drawings for the National Museum of Natural History," and also includes a biographical directory to the individual initials in the catalogue.

Subject

  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
  • United States National Museum
  • Hornblower & Marshall
  • Natural History Building

Category

Smithsonian Institution History Bibliography

Notes

Copies in the Office of Architectural History and Historic Preservation and the Smithsonian Institution Archives. This is not a comprehensive guide to all the Hornblower and Marshall drawings (SIA has additional drawings); Susan Lehman made a comprehensive list in 1974.

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(Manuscript)

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

August 1989

Topic

  • Exhibition catalogs
  • Architecture
  • Buildings
  • Building
  • Biography

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