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Lighting for hotels, A. Ward Hendrickson & Co., Inc., 337 Adams Street, Brooklyn, New York

EP001.12.013.004.023 (RS244141)

Description

Text inside the portfolio reads "This is the first in a series of planning portfolios on lighting after the war." A pamphlet provides suggestions on planning for the renovation of hotel lighting after World War II. There are five sample drawings by Chester B. Price. "The murals and Back Bar silhouettes illustrated in the drawings were designed by Arthur Crisp of New York." The third pocket of the portfolio is empty. Text on the cover reads "A.I.A. File Number 31-F-2."

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1944
Physical Description
1 portfolio : illustrations : 11 x 8 1/4 inches
Dimensions
11x 8 1/4(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
GUSN
267646
Reference Code
EP001.12.013.004.023

Record details

Originator
A. Ward Hendrickson & Co., Inc. (Publisher)
Crisp, Arthur, 1881-1974
Price, Chester Boyce, 1885-1962 (Artist)
Descriptive Terms
A. Ward Hendrickson and Company
advertising
business (commercial function)
hotels (public accommodations)
lighting
Material Type
portfolios (containers)
Places
Brooklyn (Cattaraugus county, New York state)
Location Note
Product catalogues: Interior decoration and finishes: Lighting

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