Architecture, Designs and Plans
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject HeadingsScope Note: Created For = PJM
Found in 257 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents 6 copy plans showing different house types for Coventry. 3 plans (22cm x 76cm) are by housing director AF Underhill, show small scale floor plans, reduced from 8 inches = 1 foot scale, for 3 different houses and are hand labelled Type A, Type B and Type C. 3 plans (71cm x 71cm) are by city architect Sir Donald Evelyn Edward Gibson, show complete plans for the "three bedroom type" house at 1/8th and 1/12th scale. One of the floor plans was drafted by Percy...
Scope and Contents Coventry housing - plans consists of:
- house type plans, c1940
- proposed nursery plans,4 June 1940
- panoramic view of Coventry,c1940
Scope and Contents 2 manuscript plans in pencil on tracing paper by WGC Bell showing complete plans for a proposed nursery building for Coventry. The plans include an integral air-raid shelter in the basement of the pram-shed.
Scope and Contents Architectural drawings (65cm x 98cm) by Percy Johnson-Marshall undertaken whilst a student at the University of Liverpool Department of Civic Design. These are competition drawings entitled "Design for an ice-rink". The design is presented as three sheets of drawings; one with plans, one with sections and axonometric drawings and one with elevations and site-plans. They are drawn in pencil. The drawings are accompanied by a critique of the plans.
Scope and Contents Development of Bristo Square consists of:
- general administration files, (1976-1980)
- discussion notes, (1978)
- design briefs, (c1977-1979)
- photographs, (c1979)
- plans, (1978-1979)
Scope and Contents This file contains a selection of design briefs for Bristo Square commissioned by Percy Johnson-Marshall in his role as Planning Consultant to the University of Edinburgh. These include a Design brief for prospective architects, an urban design study and a full proposal by Percy Johnson-Marshall & Associates. A student group study, submitted as part of the University of Edinburgh Department of Urban Design and Regional Planning MPhil...
Scope and Contents This file contains discussion notes by Percy Johnson-Marshall, in his role as planning consultant to the University of Edinburgh. These cover the New Pedestrian Square at McEwan Hall ( 1978) and Lothian Street / Potter Row Realignment ( 1978) . Architectural drawings, maps and landscape plans are also included. Some of these...
Scope and Contents This file contains the contents of 4 files dealing with the conception, design and development of Bristo Square as part of the University of Edinburgh Comprehensive Development Area (1962). Each file covers an individual year: 1976, 1978, 1979 and 1980. There is no file for 1977. The contents include draft and finished plans, architectural drawings, scenic drawings, reports and plans for an ideas competition. Detailed estimates for the cost of the project are included. Relevant University of...
Scope and Contents Development of the University of Edinburgh Student Amenity Centre consists of:
- reports and photographs of architectural models, (1967-1970)
- University of Edinburgh Student Amenity Centre: architectural drawings, (c1967-1968
- plans, (c1967-1968)
Scope and Contents Papers and correspondence relating to a questionnaire issued by the Association of Building Technicians Technical Committee and its Housing Sub-Committee as research for the report: The structure and efficiency of the building industry ( 1948) . A draft of this report is included, with editorial comments, and some handwritten notes. There is also a set of architectural plans for "Samford RDC" in...