Survey Files

Description

The survey files are arranged alphabetically by locality and contain the following types of materials: WPA Writers' Project Inspection Form #2685, which contains the survey number, if assigned, names of original owner and current occupants, the general size, list of materials, and statement of condition; low-quality photographs; drafted location maps; perspective thumbnail sketches; measured details of frences, newell posts, doors, and moldings; correspondence; and local and building histories from secondary sources.

Details

Descriptive Terms

surveys (documents)

Collection Code

AR023

Collection Name

Frank Chouteau Brown's Historic American Buildings Survey architectural collection

Reference Code

AR023.002

Record Details

Originator

Brown, Frank Chouteau, 1876-1947
Historic American Buildings Survey

Material Type

surveys (documents)

Description Level

Series