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Series III, Commissions, 1906-1936, undated (#1.18-4.36), contains fifty-four of Hanson's commissions which focus on projects for which Hanson was the original architect; projects for which Hanson was the architect for additions or alterations; and projects for which Hanson supervised the plans of other architects. Included in the series are contacts; correspondence; drawings and site plans; invoices; notes; receipts; price lists; and related. The series is arrange in nine subseries. The subseries are arranged starting with commissions in Massachusetts, and then followed by commission in other states and Washington, D.C. Within Massachusetts, folders are arranged alphabetically by city/town, then by name of patron, then by topic, and thereunder chronologically. Gloucester, Massachusetts, is further divided and arranged alphabetically by project or location, then by name of patron, then by topic, and thereunder chronologically. Commissions in other state are arranged alphabetically by state, then by city/town, then by patron, and followed by Washington, D.C.

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Collection Name
Halfdan M. Hanson (1884-1952) architectural collection
Collection Code
AR010
Dates
1906-1936, undated
Date of Acquisition
1983-1985
Physical Description
Commissions (4 file boxes)
Collection Type
Architectural and Cartographic Materials
Description Level
Series
Credit Line
Donation of Hanson family, 1983-1985
GUSN
297854
Reference Code
AR010.03

Record details

Material Type
commissions (permissions)
Location Note
Folders 1.18-4.36

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