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Survey Files

Description

The survey files are arranged alphabetically by locality and contain the following types of materials: WPA Writers' Project Inspection Form #2685, which contains the survey number, if assigned, names of original owner and current occupants, the general size, list of materials, and statement of condition; low-quality photographs; drafted location maps; perspective thumbnail sketches; measured details of frences, newell posts, doors, and moldings; correspondence; and local and building histories from secondary sources.

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Collection Name
Frank Chouteau Brown's Historic American Buildings Survey architectural collection
Collection Code
AR023
Collection Type
Architectural and Cartographic Materials
Description Level
Series
GUSN
273432
Reference Code
AR023.002

Record details

Originator
Brown, Frank Chouteau, 1876-1947
Historic American Buildings Survey
Material Type
surveys (documents)

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