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Practical homes, thirty designs of interesting homes built for less than $5,500, published by the Complete Building Show Co., Grand Central Palace, New York, New York

EP001.12.002.005.107 (RS246994)

Description

Text on the front cover reads "These designs were selected by a jury of prominent architects from drawings submitted in a national competition for the best dwelling constructed in the past two years at a cost not exceeding $5,500." The competition was done in connection with the Second National Complete Building Exposition, March 5-11, 1917.

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Details

Collection Name
Ephemera collection
Collection Code
EP001
Dates
1917
Physical Description
1 trade catalog : illustrations ; 10 3/4 x 8 inches
Dimensions
10 3/4x 8(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Ephemera
Description Level
Item
GUSN
314841
Reference Code
EP001.12.002.005.107

Record details

Originator
Complete Building Show Co. (Publisher)
Stoddard, Ralph Perkins, 1873- (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
advertising
business (commercial function)
dwellings
floor plans
houses
residential structures
Material Type
trade catalogs
Places
New York City (New York state)
Location Note
Product catalogues: Architecture and architectural elements: General (3 of 3)

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