William C. Todd Memorial tablet, Boston, Mass., undated

Description

Drawings and a typewritten arrangement of the William C. Todd Memorial tablet for the Boston Public Library. In 1897, Todd gave $50,000 to the BPL to buy newspapers. Drawings included are: a pencil rendering of the memorial with green and yellow crayon on the back; two fragments in pencil; a full-scale ink drawing of the tablet; and a sketch.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tablets
memorials
donors
renderings (drawings)
full-scale drawings
sketches
documents

Physical Description

5 drawings + a typewritten arrangement

Collection Code

AR003

Collection Name

Frank Chouteau Brown professional architectural collection

Reference Code

AR003.005.007

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

Brown, Frank Chouteau, 1876-1947 (Architect)

Material Type

renderings (drawings)
full-scale drawings
sketches
documents

Other People

Todd, William C., d. 1903

Description Level

Item

Location Note

Vertical file 3: dr. 15: folder 10