|Avery Drawings & Archives Collections|
At a Glance
This small collection includes correspondence and photographs relating to Atterbury's residence in Southampton, N.Y., designed by New York architect Stanford White; also a clipping and photograph of Atterbury.
Designs by Grosvenor Atterbury are also found several other collections held by the Department of Drawings & Archives, including the Palmer Shannon cameragraphs of architectural renderings, circa 1921-1929; the Samuel Gottscho American architecture: photographs and negatives, circa 1925-1939; and the Guastavino Fireproof Construction Company/George Collins architectural records and drawings
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 email@example.com.
Grosvenor Atterbury papers and photographs. Located in 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--1994.022.
About the Finding Aid / Processing Information
Columbia University Libraries, Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library
History / Biographical Note
Biographical / Historical
Grosvenor Atterbury (1869-1956) was a New York City architect, urban planner and writer. A graduate of Columbia University's School of Architecture, he worked in the office of McKim, Mead & White before opening his own practice.