Architectural drawings (visual works)
Found in 39 Collections and/or Records:
50 sheets (mostly oversize and mostly on vellum) of landscape designs representing all stages from freehand concepts to AutoCAD construction drawings for Crown Hall Field, streetscaping along State St., 31st, and 33rd Streets, all on Illinois Institute of Technology's campus.
Blueprints of the Illinois Institute of Technology's Wheaton site, the Daniel F. and Ada L. Rice Campus (aka IIT West).
Project contributors include: Charles H. Shaw Company (Developer), Perkins & Will Architects (Interior Design), Chris P. Stefanos & Associates (Structural Engineers), Environmental Systems Design (Mechanical Engineers, Electrical Engineers, Plumbing Engineers), Solomon, Cordwell, Buenz & Associates Inc. (Architects and Planners).
Materials documenting the final phase of the Richard H. Driehaus Foundation International Design Competition. Includes images of models and drawings, photos of finalists, and other materials.
Blueprints of three Illinois Institute of Technology campus buildings designed by Mies van der Rohe: Metallurgical Research Building for Armour Research Foundation (later the south portion of the Materials and Metals Building), Navy Building, Chemical Engineering and Metallurgy Building (later Perlstein Hall).
The National Historic Landmark nomination was prepared by Eric D. Thompson, Director of Development for the College of Architecture (IIT) in connection with IIT's plan to renovate the building.
S. R. Crown Hall Renovation Feasibility Study prepared by Skidmore, Owings & Merrill; dated February 1974. Photocopied pages including text, drawings, technical charts, specifications, etc.
Issue of Popular Mechanics (October, 1939, Vol. 72, No. ) with cover image (color drawing) and article on the Snow Cruiser explaining how the retractable wheels work. Includes illustrations. Pages 494, 495, and 151A.