Photos from Architectural Record, 1918.
Thursday, February 27, 2014
Wednesday, February 12, 2014
Monday, January 13, 2014
HERE to read a NYTimes review from the same year. Click HERE to see the Stevens residence on bing.
Sunday, January 5, 2014
The accompanying interiors to 'Villa Turicum', the Harold F. McCormick estate designed by Charles Platt between 1908-1918 in Lake Forest, Illinois. Click HERE for more on 'Villa Turicum'.
Monday, December 30, 2013
Harold Fowler McCormick estate designed by Charles A. Platt between 1908-1918 in Lake Forest, Illinois. McCormick, son of Cyrus H. McCormick of Lake Forest, was chairman of the board of International Harvester Company. He was married to Edith Rockefeller from 1895-1921 (they divorced). Click HERE for more on 'Villa Turicum' and HERE to see the house in ruin. The residence was demolished in the early 1960s.
Thursday, December 12, 2013
Harperley Hall designed by Henry W. Wilkerson c. 1910 at 41 Central Park West and West 64th Street in New York City. Click HERE to see floor plans to the building and HERE to see Harperley Hall on google street view.
Thursday, November 28, 2013
Edward Holbrook, the building was designed to house a bank on the ground floor and offices above. Click HERE for more on the Frances Building which has since been demolished.
Saturday, November 23, 2013
Stanford White following his murder the previous June. The first is titled Stanford White - His Work by C. Howard Walker and the second is Stanford White as those trained in his office knew him with pieces by J. Monroe Hewlett, Francis L.V. Hoppin of Hoppin & Koen, Albert Randolph Ross and Philip Sawyer of York & Sawyer.
Tuesday, November 12, 2013
John Roll McLean residence greatly enlarged and designed by John Russell Pope c. 1907 at 1500 I Street in Washington D.C. Following McLean's death in 1916 the residence was inherited by his son Edward, husband of Evalyn Walsh McLean. The house was eventually demolished in 1939. Click HERE for more on the McLean residence.
Sunday, November 3, 2013
William Collins Whitney residence originally built for Robert L. Stuart by William Schickel c. 1883 with substantial alterations for Whitney by McKim, Mead & White c. 1901 at 871 Fifth Avenue in New York City. Click HERE for more on the Whitney residence which was demolished c. 1942. Photo from the Museum of the City of New York.
Sunday, October 27, 2013
HERE and HERE for more on the Willard Hotel and HERE to see it on google street view.