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Perspective of Temple Emanuel, Community Hall and Schoolhouse, Newton, Mass., 1952

AR001.USMA.0800.002 (RS236766)

Description

This colored, perspective drawing depicts the Community Hall & Schoolhouse at Temple Emanuel in Newton, Mass. The buildings look like brick, and they are surrounded with small bushes. The drawing looks like is during the late autumn/winter season, because the trees are barren.

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Details

Collection Name
General architectural and cartographic collection
Collection Code
AR001
Dates
1952
Acquisition Type
Library & Archives Purchase
Physical Description
22'' X 8'', colored pencil on paper
Collection Type
Architectural and Cartographic Materials
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
This was an Archives purchase.
GUSN
311128
Reference Code
AR001.USMA.0800.002

Historical/Biographical Note

The creators of the drawing, Krokyn and Brown Architects, was a firm comprising of Jacob Frederick Krokyn and Ambrose Amarie Browne. The firm was active ca. 1921-1957, until Krokyn went into partnership with his son, William Krokyn, and Browne went into practice with his son, Chester Browne.

Temple Emanuel, located in Newton, Mass was built in 1937 by Goldberg, Carey-Krokyn & Browne Company in the classical revival style.

Record details

Originator
Krokyn & Browne Architects (Architect)
Other Organizations
Krokyn & Browne Architects
Descriptive Terms
colored pencils
planning districts
religion (discipline)
two-point perspectives (perspective views)
Material Type
two-point perspectives (perspective views)
Subjects
Architecture
Places
Newton (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Temple Emanuel

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