Avery Drawings & Archives Collections
 

Convent of the Sacred Heart architectural records, 1902-1918

Summary Information

At a Glance

Bib ID 6907586 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Gilbert, C. P. H. (Charles Pierrepont H.), 1861-1952; Hazart, Eugène; Stenhouse, J. Armstrong; Convent of the Sacred Heart (New York, N.Y.); Warren & Wetmore; Warren, Wetmore & Morgan
Title Convent of the Sacred Heart architectural records, 1902-1918
Physical Description 154 drawings
Language(s) English .
Additional Description https://www1.columbia.edu/sec/cu/libraries/inside/avery_assets/convent_sacred_heart_dwgs_pub.xls
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

This collection contains original and reprographic architectural drawings for two properties occupied by the Convent of the Sacred Heart in Manhattan. These include the former James A. Burden, Jr., residence at 7 E. 91st St., designed by the New York architectural firm of Warren, Wetmore & Morgan in 1902-1903; and the Otto H. Kahn residence at 1 E. 91st St., designed by New York architect C. P. H. Gilbert in 1916-1918.

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.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Columbia University is providing access to the materials in the Library's collections solely for noncommercial educational and research purposes. The unauthorized use, including, but not limited to, publication of the materials without the prior written permission of Columbia University is strictly prohibited. All inquiries regarding permission to publish should be submitted in writing to the Director, Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library, Columbia University. In addition to permission from Columbia University, permission of the copyright owner (if not Columbia University) and/or any holder of other rights (such as publicity and/or privacy rights) may also be required for reproduction, publication, distributions, and other uses. Responsibility for making an independent legal assessment of any item and securing any necessary permissions rests with the persons desiring to publish the item. Columbia University makes no warranties as to the accuracy of the materials or their fitness for a particular purpose.

Preferred Citation

Convent of the Sacred Heart architectural records. Located in the Dept. of Drawings & Archives, Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library, Columbia University.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source of acquisition--Gift of the Trustees of the Convent of the Sacred Heart. Accession number--2008.006.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library

Processing Information

Drawings Processed JSP 10/16/08.

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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Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Architecture -- United States -- Designs and plans Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Architecture, Domestic -- New York (State) -- New York Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Burden, James A. -- : Homes and haunts -- : New York (State) -- : New York Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Convent of the Sacred Heart (New York, N.Y.) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
James A. Burden mansion (New York, N.Y.) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Kahn, Otto H., 1867-1934 -- : Homes and haunts -- : New York (State) -- : New York Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Mansions -- New York (State) -- New York Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Otto Kahn mansion (New York, N.Y.) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

The Convent of the Sacred Heart acquired the Kahn mansion in 1934 and the Burden mansion in 1940 for use as school facilities.