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Douglas Darden papers and drawings, 1979-1996

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Douglas Darden papers and drawings, 1979-1996, Department of Drawings and Archives, Avery Architectural & Fine Arts Library, Columbia University.

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Series I: Condemned Building


Subseries 1: Museum of Impostors

Box 1:
Folder 1
Research Materials

Site photographs : 31 items ; also includes Xeroxes, pamphlets, postcards,

ca. 1980s-93

Box 1:
Folder 2
Generative Material

Notes, drafts, paste-ups, correspondence

ca. 1980s-93

Box 1:
Folder 2
Generative Material

Drawings : 5 items ; Includes sketches : undated, 30 Apr 1983

ca. 1980s-93

Box 1:
Folder 3
Negatives & Prints

Negatives : 16 items ; contact sheet : 3 items ; slides : 1 item ; Prints : 51 items ; Includes images of models, images for Condemned Building, research material, prints of drawings

ca. 1980s-93


Subseries 2: Temple Forgetful

Box 1:
Folder 4
Research Materials

Xeroxes, newspaper clippings, postcards incl. one with correspondence 24 Oct 1988

ca. 1980s-93

Box 1:
Folder 5
Generative Material

Drafts and paste-ups

ca. 1980s-93

Box 1:
Folder 6
Negatives & Prints

Negatives : 14 items ; contact sheet : 8 items ; slides : 1 item ; Prints : 36 items ; Includes images of models, images for Condemned Building, site photo, prints of drawings, one transparency

ca. 1980s-93

Box 15:
Folder 1
Negatives & Prints

Drawings : 5 items

1988 Sep/Oct


Subseries 3: Clinic for Sleep Disorders

Box 1:
Folder 7
Research Materials

Site Photographs : 3 items ; also includes Xeroxes and newspaper clippings

ca. 1980s-93

Box 1:
Folder 8
Generative Material

Notes, drafts, transparency, image of model

ca. 1980s-93

Box 1:
Folder 8
Generative Material

Drawings : 1 item

ca. 1980s-93

Box 1:
Folder 9
Negatives & Prints

Negatives : 25 items ; contact sheet : 3 items ; Prints : 39 items ; Includes images of models, images for Condemned Building, prints of drawings

ca. 1980s-93


Subseries 4: Night School

Box 2:
Folder 1
Research Materials

Slides : 2 items ; contact sheets : 3 items ; photographs : 17 items (2 mounted on paper together, 3 mounted on contact sheets)

ca. 1980s-93

Box 2:
Folder 1
Research Materials

Xeroxes, postcard, plans of site

ca. 1980s-93

Box 2:
Folder 1
Research Materials

Army Corps of Engineer’s Washington Aqueduct

ca. 1980s-93

Box 2:
Folder 2
Generative Material

Notes, visual studies, drafts, paste-ups, annotated chapter “ The School of Night,” correspondence, Xeroxed drawings with color pencil

ca. 1980s-93

Box 2:
Folder 2
Generative Material

Drawings: 2 items

ca. 1980s-93

Box 2:
Folder 3
Negatives & Prints

Negatives : 53 items ; contact sheet : 1 item ; prints : 56 items ; includes images of models, images for Condemned Building, prints of drawings

ca. 1980s-93


Subseries 5: Melvilla

Box 2:
Folder 4
Correspondence

Includes letters regarding the research and publication of Melvilla, undated, 1989-92

ca. 1980s-93

Box 2:
Folder 5
Research Materials

Xeroxes, postcards, newspaper clipping; includes visual and textual research

ca. 1980s-93

Box 2:
Folder 6
Generative Material

Notes, visual studies, drafts, paste-ups, articles, Melville Society Extracts

ca. 1980s-93

Box 2:
Folder 6
Generative Material

Transparencies : 2 items

ca. 1980s-93

Box 2:
Folder 7
Negatives & Prints

Negatives : 117 items ; contact sheets : 18 items ; prints : 53 items ; includes images of models, visual studies of “Dis/continuous Genealogies," prints of drawings

ca. 1980s-93


Subseries 6: Hostel

Box 3:
Folder 1
Project Material

Research materials, including Xeroxes, postcards, newspaper clippings, The Story of Abu Simbel

ca. 1980s-93

Box 3:
Folder 1
Project Material

Notes, drafts, paste-ups, Xeroxes of drawings and model images

ca. 1980s-93

Box 3:
Folder 1
Project Material

Transparency : I item ; drawings : 3 items

ca. 1980s-93

Box 3:
Folder 2
Negatives & Prints

Negatives : 90 items ; contact sheets : 13 items ; slides : 9 items ; prints : 57 items ; includes images of models, visual studies of “Dis/continuous Genealogies," prints of drawings, site images

ca. 1980s-93


Subseries 7: Saloon for Jesse James

Box 3:
Folder 3
Miscellaneous Documents

“Mining’s Living Legacy,” Amtrak Express, Utah map, Salt Lake Area Map, “The Codex Hammer,” lithograph of 1899 topographical map of Utah

ca. 1980s-93

Box 3:
Folder 4
Project Material

Postcards with correspondence, Xeroxes, postcards, newspaper clippings, notes, drafts, paste-ups; photographs : 2 items

ca. 1980s-93

Box 3:
Folder 4
Project Material

Drawing : 2 items ; collage : 1 item

ca. 1980s-93

Box 3:
Folder 5
Negatives & Prints

Negatives : 45 items ; contact sheets : 5 items ; prints : 37 items ; prints with collage : 3 items ; includes images of models, prints of drawings

ca. 1980s-93


Subseries 8: Sex Shop

Box 3:
Folder 6
Project Material

Research material , including articles, newspaper clippings, Xeroxes, notes, paste-ups

ca. 1980s-93

Box 3:
Folder 6
Project Material

Transparency : 1 item ; negatives : 6 items ; prints : 5 items

ca. 1980s-93


Subseries 9: Confessional

Box 4:
Folder 1
Research Materials

Xeroxes, postcard, poster, pamphlet for Cooplat “Servizi per gli Spazi Espositivi” ; photographs : 4 items

ca. 1980s-93

Box 4:
Folder 2
Generative Material

Notes, drafts, paste-ups, correspondence, xeroxes of drawings and model images

ca. 1980s-93

Box 4:
Folder 2
Generative Material

Drawings : 5, undated and 31 May 1988

ca. 1980s-93

Box 4:
Folder 3
Negatives & Prints

Negatives : 46 items ; contact sheets : 6 items ; prints : 19 items

ca. 1980s-93


Subseries 10: Oxygen House

Box 4:
Folder 4
Research Materials

Xeroxes, postcard, newspaper clipping

ca. 1980s-93

Box 4:
Folder 5
Generative Material

Notes, drafts, paste-ups, correspondence; drawing : 1 item

ca. 1980s-93

Box 4:
Folder 6
Negatives & Prints

Negatives : 85 items ; contact sheets : 9 items ; slides : 16 items ; prints : 60 items

ca. 1980s-93

Box 4
“1: O2 Tape 2”

8mm Video Cassette

ca. 1980s-93

Box 4
“2: O2 Tape 2”

8mm Video Cassette

ca. 1980s-93


Subseries 11: General Materials

Box 4
Other Materials

Composition Book with notes

ca. 1983

Box 4:
Folder 7
Other Materials

Book Synopsis, font/text experimentation, typed partial drafts, research material for frontispiece, press releases for Princeton Architectural Press

ca. 1980s-93

Box 4:
Folder 7
Other Materials

Negatives : 17 items ; contact sheet : 1 item ; prints : 6 items ; drawings : 1 items (frontispiece, and unidentified project (found with Melvilla papers), undated)

ca. 1980s-93

Box 15:
Folder 7
Publication Drafts

Draft test prints

ca. 1980s-93

Box 5
Publication Drafts

Bound drafts : 2 items, undated & 11 May 1990

ca. 1980s-93

Box 5:
Folder 1
Publication Drafts

Unbound draft : 1 item, undated

ca. 1980s-93

Box 5:
Folder 2
Correspondence and Press

David, Ben Ledbetter, Princeton Architectural Press: Kevin Lippert, Ann Urban, Bill Monaghan ; press releases

1988-95

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