Introduction and Written Reports

Description

This series includes materials describing the collection, including a memo written by Abbott Lowell Cummings, President of Historic New England (known then as the Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities). The series also includes a typewritten catalog of measured drawings located at the Library of Congress, Division of Prints and Photographs. Additionally, the series includes written reports of the information collected during field surveys, for Massachusetts surveys 1 through 198.

Details

Descriptive Terms

memorandums
catalogs
instructions (document genre)
surveys (documents)

Collection Code

AR023

Collection Name

Frank Chouteau Brown's Historic American Buildings Survey architectural collection

Reference Code

AR023.001

Record Details

Originator

Cummings, Abbott Lowell, 1923-
Lawrence, Lewis M.
Historic American Buildings Survey

Material Type

memorandums
catalogs
instructions (document genre)
surveys (documents)

Description Level

Series