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William A. Boring architectural drawings and papers, 1859-1937 

Boring, William A (William Alciphron), 1859-1937
Phys. Desc: 
1 print box; 1 manuscript box; 1 box (clamshell); 50 drawings (approximate)
Avery Architectural & Fine Arts Library
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Biographical Note

Architect. Boring was Director, 1920-1930, and Dean, 1931-1933, of the School of Architecture at Columbia University. He is best known for designing the Immigration Station at Ellis Island, New York, in 1899 while in partnership with Edward L. Tilton.