Archival Collections
Avery Architectural & Fine Arts Library

Carrère & Hastings architectural drawings and papers, 1899-1930 

Creator: 
Carrère, John Merven, 1858-1911
Phys. Desc: 
1295 items
Location: 
Avery Architectural & Fine Arts Library
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Biographical Note

Architectural firm in New York City.

Scope and Contents

Architectural drawings and photographs of architectural drawings with some related correspondence of residential and public buildings, churches, libraries, theaters, monuments, and bridges including: the Henry Hudson Bridge, Triborough Bridge, and the Manhattan Bridge in New York; Edward Henry Harriman's Arden House in Harriman, N.Y.; the Alfred I. Dupont mansion in Roslyn, N.Y.; the David A. Reed house in Washington, D.C.; the reconstruction of the Grand Army Plaza in New York City; the Memorial Amphitheater for Arlington National Cemetery; and various bicentennial buildings for Yale University. Of note are drawings of the grounds, details of buildings, and furniture for the New York Public Library, 1908-1909.