Avery Drawings & Archives Collections

Warren & Wetmore architectural drawings and photographs, 1889-1938

Series 6: Additional Donation

Box 32 Slade Memorial at the Gate Of Heaven Cemetery (Mount Pleasant, N.Y.) [Accession 2015.011] 1924-1929, 1941

This small collection of correspondence, 17 photographs, and 1 blueprint plan documents the construction and maintenance of the Slade Memorial in Gate of Heaven Cemetery (Mount Pleasant, N.Y.). The papers provide an account of the working relationship between architect and client, as well as detail the many complications encountered when commissioning a built work.

For more information see the Collection Record