J. Brooks Nichols estate designed by Chittenden & Kotting c. 1915 in Grosse Pointe, Michigan. Nichols was a director of the U.S. Radiator Corp. and treasurer and director of Detroit Princess Manufacturing Co. It is unknown if the house is extant.
Thursday, June 26, 2014
Wednesday, May 14, 2014
Henry J. Hardenbergh c. 1911 in Lake George, New York. The first incarnation of the hotel opened in 1855 but was completely destroyed by fire in the summer of 1909. Click HERE for more on the Fort William Henry Hotel and HERE to see photos of the original building. Click HERE to see the hotel on bing.
Friday, April 18, 2014
Hotel McAlpin designed by Frank Mills Andrews c. 1912 at Broadway and 34th Street in New York City. Click HERE and HERE for more on the Hotel McAlpin. Click HERE to see the hotel on google street view.
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Monday, March 24, 2014
Friday, March 21, 2014
Thursday, February 27, 2014
Dudley Peter Allen Memorial Art Museum designed by Cass Gilbert c. 1917 at Oberlin College in Oberlin, Ohio. Click HERE and HERE for more on the building and HERE to see it on google street view.
Photos from Architectural Record, 1918.
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.