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Hector Guimard architectural drawings and papers, circa 1903-1933, (bulk circa 1903-1929)

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Preferred Citation

Hector Guimard architectural drawings and papers. Dept. of Drawings & Archives, Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library, Columbia University.

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Summary Information

At a Glance

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Creator(s):Guimard, Hector, 1867-1942.
Title:Hector Guimard architectural drawings and papers, circa 1903-1933, (bulk circa 1903-1929)
Physical description:approx. 115 items.
Language(s):In English
Access: This collection is available for use by qualified readers by appointment in the Department of Drawings & Archives, Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library at Columbia University. For further information and to make an appointment, please call (212) 854-4110 or email avery-drawings@libraries.cul.columbia.edu.  More information »

Arrangement

Arrangement

This collection consists of one series

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Description

Scope and Content

The architectural drawings in the collection represent 20 projects dated from the 1900s to the 1920s. Each project was catalogued separately in the online catalog. This finding aid provides a link to each project's associated record. Sheet level description can be found in these project-level records. Each sheet is individually accessioned with numbers ranging from 1000.006.00001 through .00111.

Also included are reports and pamphlets, 1915-1919 and undated, of the Association for the Study and Propaganda of the International Pax-State (Etat-Pax, in French), of which Guimard was a member (the Association was in favor of assuring the security, prosperity, and independence of nations through super-armament), and an issue, 1933, of PAX INTERNATIONAL, the monthly journal of the Ligue Internationale de Femmes pour la Paix et la LiberteĢ, whose honorary president was Jane Addams.

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Using the Collection

Access Restrictions

This collection is available for use by qualified readers by appointment in the Department of Drawings & Archives, Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library at Columbia University. For further information and to make an appointment, please call (212) 854-4110 or email avery-drawings@libraries.cul.columbia.edu.

Restrictions on Use

Columbia University is providing access to the materials in the Library's collections solely for noncommercial educational and research purposes. The unauthorized use, including, but not limited to, publication of the materials without the prior written permission of Columbia University is strictly prohibited. All inquiries regarding permission to publish should be submitted in writing to the Director, Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library, Columbia University. For additional guidance, see Columbia University Libraries' publication policy.

In addition to permission from Columbia University, permission of the copyright owner (if not Columbia University) and/or any holder of other rights (such as publicity and/or privacy rights) may also be required for reproduction, publication, distributions, and other uses. Responsibility for making an independent legal assessment of any item and securing any necessary permissions rests with the persons desiring to publish the item. Columbia University makes no warranties as to the accuracy of the materials or their fitness for a particular purpose.

Preferred Citation

Hector Guimard architectural drawings and papers. Dept. of Drawings & Archives, Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library, Columbia University.

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About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries. Avery Architecture and Fine Arts Library. Department of Drawings and Archives; machine readable finding aid created by Columbia University Libraries Digital Library Program Division

CLIO ID: 3460610 View CLIO record

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Index Terms

The names and terms listed below are represented in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a consortial/union catalog offered by OCLC that allows users to search the holdings of multiple archives and libraries.

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Additional Creators

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Women's International League for Peace and Freedom.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Addams, Jane, 1860-1935.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

Subjects (Corporate Names)

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Chateau de Chavaudon (France)PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Hotel de Voyageurs (France)PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Maison Americaine (France)PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Association for the Study and Propaganda of the International Pax-State.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

Subjects (Topics)

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Architecture--France--Designs and plans.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Art nouveau (Architecture)--France.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Architecture, Domestic--France.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Women--Societies and clubs--Periodicals.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Castles--France.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Dwellings--France--Auteuil.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Apartment houses--France--Paris.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Commercial buildings--France.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Hotels--France.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Hotels--France--Paris.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Security, International.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
International organization.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

Type of Materials

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Architectural drawings.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Photoprints.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Architects.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

History

French architect. Guimard was a leading practioner of the Art Nouveau style, working primarily in Paris.

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