Avery Drawings & Archives Collections
 

John Calvin Stevens architectural drawings, 1882-1925

Summary Information

At a Glance

Bib ID 3460576 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Stevens, John Calvin ; Cobb, A. W. (Albert Winslow) ; Stevens, John Howard ; Fassett & Stevens ; Stevens and Cobb
Title John Calvin Stevens architectural drawings, 1882-1925
Physical Description 125 drawings
Language(s) English .
Access

This collection is available for use by appointment in the Department of Drawings & Archives, Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library, Columbia University. For further information and to make an appointment, please email avery-drawings@library.columbia.edu.

Description

Summary

Architectural drawings for residence, public and commercial buildings, churches, university buildings, and other structures, ca. 1880s-1925, many of which are located in Maine. These were done by Stevens while working independently, in partnership with his son John Howard Stevens, and while a member of architectural firms Fassett and Stevens (with offices in Portland, Maine and Boston, Mass.) and Stevens and Cobb. One unidentified photograph of a house is included. Also included are drawings Stevens did for the book EXAMPLES OF AMERICAN DOMESTIC ARCHITECTURE.

Related / Analytical Title

Examples of American domestic architecture.

Using the Collection

Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library

Restrictions on Access

This collection is available for use by appointment in the Department of Drawings & Archives, Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library, Columbia University. For further information and to make an appointment, please email avery-drawings@library.columbia.edu.

Preferred Citation

John Calvin Stevens architectural drawings. Dept. of Drawings & Archives, Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library, Columbia University, New York, N.Y.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source of acquisition--Gift. Accession number--1944.001.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library

Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
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Architects Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Photographic prints Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
architectural drawings (visual works) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

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"CUL Collections:"
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Architectural firms -- Maine -- Portland Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Architectural firms -- Massachusetts -- Boston Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Architecture -- Maine Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Architecture -- United States Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Architecture -- United States -- Designs and plans Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Architecture, Domestic Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Church architecture Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
College buildings Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Commercial buildings Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Dwellings Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Public buildings Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Maine architect.