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  • Alexander Architectural Archive | University of Texas at Austin Libraries
    records and it was moved to the Architecture and Planning Library and named The Architectural Drawings Collection Other collections became available as word spread of this new resource The family of Robert Ayres generously donated the records of the San Antonio firm of Ayres and Ayres About the same time Professor Alexander contacted a descendant of James Riely Gordon one of the premier designers of Texas courthouses to obtain his vast collection of documents Professor Alexander also helped secure the acquisition of the original design drawings for The University of Texas campus by Paul Philippe Cret Today the Alexander Architectural Archive is the largest such resource in Texas representing thousands of projects in Texas as well as New York Chicago California and Great Britain Holdings include over 280 000 drawings 1 150 linear feet of papers photographic material 56 000 prints 22 700 negatives 214 600 slides models and ephemera Professor Alexander was a pioneer in recognizing the importance of preserving architectural records The resources he collected have played an important role in the restoration of many of Texas most important buildings and continues to be essential for the study of American architectural history In 1997 the Texas Chapter of the Society of Architectural Historians sponsored a campaign to name this valuable archive after its founder The University in support recognized that without Alexander s initiative records of our architectural heritage would have perished from neglect It is with great appreciation and celebration that the collection he founded is named the Alexander Architectural Archive Blake Alexander February 4 1924 December 11 2011 Drury Blakeley Alexander was a champion for the education documentation and preservation of Texas architectural heritage He was also a pioneer in recognizing the importance of archiving architectural records The Alexander Architectural Archive grew out of his personal collection and stewardship The resources he collected continue to play an important role in the restoration of many of Texas most important buildings and continues to support the education and scholarship of American architectural history The University of Texas Libraries and the School of Architecture celebrated Blake s long life and accomplishments in a memorial gathering held in the Battle Hall Reading Room of the Architecture Planning Library on Saturday April 28 2012 from 3 5pm Please consider offering your remembrance of Blake or view a recording of the service For further inquiry please contact Nancy Sparrow at 512 495 4621 To learn more about Blake s life and legacy please see Biography of Blake Alexander from his archival finding aid Origins of the Alexander Architectural Archive Blake Alexander Architectural Library Endowment Throughout his long career Blake found great value in his Architecture Planning Library He once boasted that he personally knew each librarian in its history from its early years as a departmental library until it joined the University of Texas Libraries system The quality of the students experience was also important to Blake He used the library during his school days and naturally continued as faculty in teaching

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  • Architecture and Planning Library Home Page | University of Texas at Austin Libraries
    Databases Find a Journal Find a Map News and Newspapers Government Information Research by Subject Library Widgets Library Services Borrowing Ask Librarian Reserves InterLibrary Services Copying Printing Study Spaces Teaching Learning Services Media Services Suggest a Purchase Texas ScholarWorks Digital Services Media Labs Ask a Librarian Email Chat Call Visit Home Architecture and Planning Library Architecture and Planning Library Home Page Currently Open Architecture and Planning Library APL HorizNav Home About Services Collections Research Guides Exhibits Alexander Architectural Archive Architecture and Planning Library Home Page Recent Arrivals Na urdidura da modernidade arquitetura moderna na Paraiba I more Recent Arrivals Highlights Tales from the Texas Architecture Archive Now one of the largest repositories of its kind in the United States and Explore UT at the Architecture and Planning Library Explore UT that carnival of an open house that invasion of miniature Stuff and Things Better Homes and Gardens Better Homes Gardens Decorating Book Des Moines Meredith Pub Co more news on our blog Follow Us Staff Picks To Better Know a Building Little Chapel in the Woods Little Chapel in the Woods at Texas Women s University TWU in Denton is the next featured work in the Alexander Architectural Archives To

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  • Recent Arrivals | University of Texas at Austin Libraries
    of Texas at Austin Berlin Ernst Wasmuth Verlag 2016 Added 02 01 2016 News journal Society for Commercial Archeology U S OTHER TITLE News journal News journal Architecture Library Books Printed Materials English Burlington VT Society for Commercial Archeology 1978 c1994 Added 01 29 2016 Retrospective Society of Architectural Historians Texas Chapter OTHER TITLE Retrospective Retrospective Architecture Library Books Printed Materials English Austin Tex Society of Architectural Historians Texas Chapter Added 01 29 2016 Conservation developments electronic resource transitions toward sustainable landscapes and societies Pieranunzi Danielle Deborah Architecture Library CD ROMs Computer Files English 2006 Added 01 29 2016 Garden history Architecture Library Books Printed Materials English London UK The Gardens Trust Added 01 29 2016 Quid novi dilemas do ensino de arquitetura no século 21 Architectural education dilemmas in the 21st century Dilemas de la enseñanza de arquitectura en el siglo 21 Architecture Library Books Printed Materials English Austin nhamericapress 2015 Added 01 28 2016 Urbanization development and discourse of slum Goswami Sribas author Architecture Library Books Printed Materials English New Delhi Renu Publishers 2015 Added 01 27 2016 Going live from states to systems Project OPSYS author issuing body Architecture Library Books Printed Materials English 2015 Added 01 27 2016 The collections the University of Texas at Austin University of Texas at Austin author Architecture Library Books Printed Materials English Austin The University of Texas at Austin College of Fine Arts 2016 Added 01 27 2016 La casa medieval en la península ibérica Architecture Library Books Printed Materials Spanish 2015 Added 01 26 2016 The beauty of space living in minimal style Uffelen Chris van author Architecture Library Books Printed Materials English Salenstein Braun 2016 Added 01 22 2016 Corporate Architecture Identität durch Architektur Schröder Till Architecture Library Books Printed Materials German Münster Deutscher Architektur Verlag 2015 Added

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  • Architecture and Planning Library | University of Texas at Austin Libraries
    Find Articles Using Databases Find a Journal Find a Map News and Newspapers Government Information Research by Subject Library Widgets Library Services Borrowing Ask Librarian Reserves InterLibrary Services Copying Printing Study Spaces Teaching Learning Services Media Services Suggest a Purchase Texas ScholarWorks Digital Services Media Labs Ask a Librarian Email Chat Call Visit Home Architecture and Planning Library Currently Open Architecture and Planning Library APL HorizNav Home About Services Collections Research Guides Exhibits Alexander Architectural Archive Architecture and Planning Library Home Page Recent Arrivals Na urdidura da modernidade arquitetura moderna na Paraiba I more Recent Arrivals Highlights Tales from the Texas Architecture Archive Now one of the largest repositories of its kind in the United States and Explore UT at the Architecture and Planning Library Explore UT that carnival of an open house that invasion of miniature Stuff and Things Better Homes and Gardens Better Homes Gardens Decorating Book Des Moines Meredith Pub Co more news on our blog Follow Us Staff Picks To Better Know a Building Little Chapel in the Woods Little Chapel in the Woods at Texas Women s University TWU in Denton is the next featured work in the Alexander Architectural Archives To Better Know a

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  • How to Research | University of Texas at Austin Libraries
    and a focused mind Note the purpose of your visit and the questions you intend to answer Rule out what isn t necessary ex don t ask to see ALL of the drawings for a project when you aren t really interested in the plumbing plans This will save you time and also cut down on unnecessary handling of the material Please note that most researchers take multiple appointments before finding what they are looking for The first appointment usually involves researching the finding aid inventory of the collection noting boxes and folders of material you are interested in viewing If you are interested in viewing drawings a second appointment is usually necessary to allow the staff time to retrieve and prepare oversized materials and a viewing space KEEP ASKING YOURSELF QUESTIONS AND LOOK FOR CLUES Think of yourself as a detective unlocking a mystery Know the nature of the beast much of what you will find will be via the back door method For instance you may be researching a project built in 1928 You may be happy to find that the architect commented heavily about this project in personal correspondence So don t pass up the entry in the finding aid for Personal Correspondence 1920 1930 While using the archive learn to read the landscape of a collection notice that suddenly drawings went from ink on linen tracing cloth to pencil on trace reflection of hard times did travel influence style as shown in vacation photos What books or material catalogues did they have in their own personal or firm libraries What s missing from this collection and why Understand that you may have to consult another collection Ex you will find letters from Neutra in the Harwell Hamilton Harris collection because they worked together you will also

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  • Access and Copy Work | University of Texas at Austin Libraries
    you will have to submit an application See How to Obtain Copies The Reference Interview A staff member will ask you a series of questions such as Where have you conducted your preliminary research What have you found What type of information are you searching for and How did you find out about our Archive You might also be asked for a list of information including the architect or firm s name the name of the original client the location of the property and the date of the design or construction After the reference interview our staff will set up an appointment time for you Appointments are taken Monday through Friday 9am to 4pm with a break for lunch from noon to 1pm If you must cancel your appointment we ask that you call as soon as possible This will allow us to schedule an appointment for another scholar It will also help staff cut down on unnecessary paging and handling of the material Any handling of material contributes to its deterioration What to expect in your first appointment The Archive asks prospective guests to complete a Guest Registration form pdf giving full information about the subject scope and purpose of the research being undertaken A photographic identification will be necessary to complete your registration After you have registered you will be asked to read both our Reading Room Rules Guidelines for Using Archival Materials and Guidelines for Handling Archival Materials If you haven t yet identified the material you want to study a staff member will introduce you to the Finding Aid to the collection and show you how to use this tool Holdings to some of our collections may be found via online Finding Aids available in the Collections and Finding Aids section of this web site Identifying

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  • Collections and Finding Aids | University of Texas at Austin Libraries
    his Student Drawings from Harvard University 1907 1909 F Fehr and Granger collection 1936 1966 Jim Willis research collection on James E Flanders 1910 1971 2008 Fooshee and Cheek An Inventory of their Drawings and Records 1930 1966 O Neil Ford An Inventory of his Drawings Papers and Photographic Material 1864 1993 G Walter Eugene George Jr An Inventory of his Drawings Restoration Projects from Texas and Colonial Williamsburg Virginia and New Construction Projects 1951 1979 Preston M Geren An Inventory of his Drawings 1937 1969 Lisa Germany papers 1886 1992 bulk 1950 1992 Alfred Giles An Inventory of his Drawings 1878 1907 Goldwin Goldsmith An Inventory of his Drawings Papers and Photographs 1896 1961 James Riely Gordon An Inventory of his Drawings and Papers ca 1890 1937 Roy E Graham papers 1962 1984 Great Britain Architectural collection An Inventory of Drawings 1928 Greece Architectural collection An Inventory of Drawings Greene LaRoche and Dahl An Inventory of their Collection 1902 1953 H Harwell Hamilton Harris An Inventory of his Papers Photographs and Drawings 1906 1990 Buie Harwood collection on decorative painting in Texas 1950s 2000s H Dan Heyn An Inventory of his Drawings Office Records and Photographic Material 1953 2001 Robert H H Hugman An Inventory of his Drawings 1938 1939 I Illinois Architectural collection An Inventory of Drawings and other Materials 1893 1903 Indiana Architectural collection An Inventory of Drawings 1955 J Jessen and Jessen papers 1938 1974 John Tarleton Agricultural College An Inventory of its Collection c 1921 1941 Raoul Josset An Inventory of his Records and Photographs 1927 1967 K Karl Kamrath An Inventory of his Collection 1918 2004 Kansas Architectural collection An Inventory of Drawings n d Martin S Kermacy An Inventory of his Collection of materials documenting the Austrian Secession principally in the 17th 18th and 20th centuries Stewart King An Inventory of his Drawings Photographs and Records 1950 1969 L Lang and Witchell An Inventory of their Collection Gerlinde Leiding collection circa 1990s Hugo Leipziger Pearce An Inventory of his Papers and Photographs 1920 1955 1978 1990 Louisiana Architectural collection An Inventory of Drawings 2001 M Theo S Maffitt and Theodore S Maffitt An Inventory of their Drawings c 1914 1981 Marshall and Fox An Inventory of their Drawings and Records 1900 1959 Maryland Architectural collection An Inventory of Drawings 1970 Robert G Mather papers 1958 1984 Hugh L McMath papers 1928 1977 Mike Mebane An Inventory of his Papers c 1928 1963 Lucy Shoe Meritt An Inventory of her Collection Including Manuscripts Original Drawings Plates and Photographs 1929 1970 1995 1997 Mexico Architectural collection An Inventory of Drawings c 1930 1940 1962 1967 1986 Howard R Meyer An Inventory of his Drawings Photographs and Records 1924 1986 Missouri Architectural collection An Inventory of Drawings n d Frank L Moreland papers 1951 2010 The Charles W Moore Archives 1950 1992 undated Charles W Moore Archives Faculty papers 1950 1992 Charles W Moore Archives Project records 1965 1992 N Chester E Nagel An Inventory of

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  • Policies and Forms | University of Texas at Austin Libraries
    Policies and Forms Architecture and Planning Library APL HorizNav Home About Services Collections Research Guides Exhibits Alexander Architectural Archive Alexander Architectural Archive How to Research Access and Copy Work Collections and Finding Aids Policies and Forms Giving Opportunities Preservation Policies and Forms Policies Reading Room Rules also available in PDF format Guidelines for Using Archival Materials also available in PDF format Guidelines for Handling Archival Materials also available in PDF

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