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Jan De Graaff Residence architectural drawings and photographs, circa 1940s

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Richard J Neutra / Jan De Graaff Residence architectural drawings and photographs. Department of Drawings & Archives, Avery Architectural & Fine Arts Library. Columbia University, New York, NY.

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Summary Information

At a Glance

Avery ID:D&A Neutra de Graaff View CLIO record
Creator(s):Neutra, Richard Joseph, 1892-1970.
Title:Jan De Graaff Residence architectural drawings and photographs, circa 1940s
Physical description:3 drawings; 14 photographic prints; 7 photographic negatives; 1 printed paper : (1 print box and 1 portfolio)
Language(s): Materials are 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.columbia.edu.  More information »
Types of Materials in the Collection:Black and white photographic prints , black and white photographic negatives , colored pencil on Diazo prints on paper , and printed paper

Arrangement

Arrangement

Drawings are listed first, followed by photographic materials by type, then printed paper.

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Description

Scope and Content

This collection contains original drawings by architect Richard J. Neutra and black and white interior and exterior photographs taken by an unidentified photographer of the Mr. and Mrs. Jan De Graaff residence in Portland, Oregon, designed by architect Richard J. Neutra in 1940. Also included is a portion of an article about the residence from House and Garden , February 1942.

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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.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

Richard J Neutra / Jan De Graaff Residence architectural drawings and photographs. Department of Drawings & Archives, Avery Architectural & Fine Arts Library. Columbia University, New York, NY.

Related Material

Richard J. Neutra / Kaufmann Desert House architectural drawings and photographs, Dept. of Drawings & Archives, Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library, Columbia University.

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About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Finding aid written by Annemarie van Roessel, Archivist, Dept. of Drawings & Archives, Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Annemarie van Roessel, Archivist, Dept. of Drawings & Archives, Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library, in November, 2007.

EAD instance generated from Excel spreadsheet and MS Word document by Annemarie van Roessel, Jan 15, 2008 Finding aid written in English.
    2007-01-15 File created.
    2009-07-16 File revised.

CLIO ID: 6346753 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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Buildings

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Jan De Graaff residence (Portland, Ore.)PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

Subjects

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Architecture--United States--Designs and plans.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Architecture, Domestic--OregonPortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Architecture, Modern--20th century--Oregon--PortlandPortalCLIOArchiveGRID

Material Types

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Architectural drawings.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
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History / Biographical Note

Historical Note

In 1940, Jan De Graaff, founder of Oregon Bulb Farms, commissioned California architect Richard J. Neutra to design a home for his family at 1900 Palatine Road in Portland, Oregon.

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