|Avery Drawings & Archives Collections|
At a Glance
This collection contains two series: Series I: Architectural Drawings; Series II: Papers
Scope and Content
This collection contains original architectural drawings for projects in New York City and unidentified locations, an account ledger for work done on the Brick Presbyterian Church, an agreement between the Trustees of Columbia College and Thompson for the erection of the Columbia Grammar School, and a bill for work on the Trademens Bank, all in New York City.
The drawings in this collection have been individually catalogued in CLIO and may be found by conducting an author search under "Thompson, Martin E."
Additional drawings related to Martin E. Thompson can also be found in the Alexander Jackson Davis collection held by the Dept. of Drawings & Archives
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
Permission to publish must be obtained in writing from the Director, Avery Architectural & Fine Arts Library, Columbia University, 1172 Amsterdam Ave., MC 0301, New York, NY 10027.
Martin E. Thompson architectural drawings and papers, Dept. of Drawings & Archives, Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library. Columbia University, New York, NY.
The provenance of this collection is unknown.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Source of acquisition--The provenance of this collection is unknown. Date of acquisition--Date of acquisition, pre-1978. Accession number--1000.010.
About the Finding Aid / Processing Information
Columbia University Libraries, Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library
This finding aid was compiled and modified by Nicole Lindberg Richard in 2015.
2009-06-25 File created.
2019-05-20 EAD was imported spring 2019 as part of the ArchivesSpace Phase II migration.
History / Biographical Note
Biographical / Historical
American architect (1796 - 1877), practiced in New York City in partnership with Ithiel Town.