Architecture, Designs and Plans
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject HeadingsScope Note: Created For = PJM
Found in 265 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents Illustration of a block plan of the Barrages on the Nile River in Egypt showing the sand beds, the islands, the river branches and flooding information from the early 20th century.
Scope and Contents Architectural drawings by Percy Johnson-Marshall, undertaken whilst a third year student at the Liverpool School of Architecture, for a project entitled "Boodles Club, London". There is one sheet of elevations, one sheet of sections and plans and one sheet of details. They are drawn in pencil with ink highlighting. This project was assessed on 5 May 1934.
Scope and Contents 7 copy architectural plans (67cm x 99cm) for the cemetery superintendent's house at Willesden cemetery. The plans are at the scale 8 feet to 1 inch. They include plans, elevations and details. The credited architect was the borough engineer F Wayman Brown and the draftsman Percy Johnson-Marshall. However, it is believed that Percy Johnson-Marshall was actually the architect for this project.
Scope and Contents 5 copy architectural plans (70cm x 100cm) for a Church End Housing Scheme 2 in Willesden. They include plans for blocks C, E and D; elevations plans and sections for block H; and revised plans for blocks G and F, all at 8 feet to 1 inch scale. The architect for the original plans was the borough engineer F Wilkinson, the architect for the revised plans was his successor F Wayland Brown. There are also 2 copies of a plan for a typical 2 bedroom house at 2 feet to 1 inch scale. It is possible...
Scope and Contents Copy of plan (90cm x 116cm) by the City and Royal Burgh of Edinburgh showing details of land-use zoning in 1957 within the boundary of their South Side District Plan. The information is hand painted onto an Ordnance Survey plan at 1:1250 scale with the boundary of the district plan marked on it. There is a coloured legend to the ownership parcels.
Scope and Contents Photographs, plans and reports, collected by Percy Johnson-Marshall while in charge of the Reconstruction Areas Group of the Town Planning Division of London County Council Architect's Department. These concern the redevelopment of the Barbican area of London's Comprehensive Development Area no 1: City of London reports and the public enquiry, (1953-1959) redevelopment plans, (1954-1958) ...
Scope and Contents File of papers relating to London County Council Comprehensive Development Area no 4: Tower of London Precinct. The file contains a planning brochure for the planned precinct, a layout plan by the Corporation of London City Planning Office overdrawn on an Ordnance Survey plan at 1:1250 scale (possibly reduced in size), and some typescript notes concerning the area.
Scope and Contents Architectural drawings (53cm x 76cm) by Percy Johnson-Marshall and JH Parker undertaken whilst Percy Johnson-Marshall was a student at the University of Liverpool Department of Civic Design. These are competition drawings entitled "competition for a glasshouse". The design is presented as two sheets; one with sections, plans and elevations and one with plans and elevations. They are drawn in pencil and ink with a water-colour wash. The drawings are accompanied by a report and a declaration of...
Scope and Contents Comprehensive development areas: Bunhill Fields consists of:
- papers and photographs, ( 1950s )
- plans, ( 1950s )
Scope and Contents Material relating to different areas of London County Council's Comprehensive Development Area no 1: City of London:
- general, (1947-1958)
- New Barbican, (c1953-1959)
- Saint Paul's Cathedral Precinct, (c1950-1959)
- Tower of London Precinct, (c1957-c1959)
- City of London river frontages and skylines, (1955)