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Architectural drawings (Visual works)

 Subject
Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Scope Note: Drawings of architecture and drawings for architectural projects, whether the project was executed or not. The term may also refer to any image in a two-dimensional medium that serves this same purpose, including prints and computer images. NT: Presentation drawings (Proposals)

Found in 15 Collections and/or Records:

Architectural and Construction Drawings and Documents, 2002-2007

 File
Identifier: B353.06.0002.0014
Overview Architectural and construction drawings,documents and specifications.
Dates: 2002-2007

Box 23, 1959-2003

 File — Box B360.02.0023: Series B360.02 [U186023258591]
Identifier: B360.02.0023
Overview Contains folders related to environmental assessments of AMC properties from 1990, 1994 and 2002-2003. Multiple property value assesments: two copies of the 1997 appraisal of property value for 1600 Pierce St. and three copies of the 2002 appraisal report; a summary update on the Texas Building appraisal from 1996; architechtual renderings and elevations of the AMC Cancer Research Center property done in 1986; and two appraisals from the JCRS Shopping Center on West Colfax, one from 1959 and...
Dates: 1959-2003

Box 24, 1936-1956

 File — Box B088.06.0024: Series B088.06 [U186023282388]
Identifier: B088.06.0024
Overview Photograph of Samuel Judd working at his desk and Prints of architectural renderings for dams: Olympus Dam in Colorado; Hungry Horse Dam in Montana; Medicine Creek Dam in Nebraska; Heart Butte Dam in North Dakota; Boysen Dam and Power Plant in Wyoming; Kortes Power Plant, Dam and Spillway in Wyoming; Canyon Ferry, Dam and Power Plant; Boundary Monument at Falcon Dam, Texas; Bridge Canyon Dam and Power Plant proposed for Arizona but never built, Anderson Ranch Dam in Idaho, Boulder Dam and Power...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1936-1956

Box 25, 1942-1958

 File — Box B088.06.0025: Series B088.06 [U186023282396]
Identifier: B088.06.0025
Overview Color tinted photographic prints: Estes Power Plant in Colorado, Atlus Dam in Oklahoma, Hoover Dam in Arizona/Nevada, Davis Dam in Arizona, Glen Canyon, Dam and Power Plant in Arizona, Falcon Dam in Texas, and Bridge Canyon Dam and Power Plant proposed for Arizona but never built.

Black and white photographic prints: Spillway and Outlets at Davis Dam in Arizona.

Prints are photographic prints of drawings.
Dates: 1942-1958

Box 26, c. 1940-1950

 File — Box B088.06.0026: Series B088.06 [U186023282401]
Identifier: B088.06.0026
Overview One watercolor painting of a cutaway of an unknown pumping facility. Color tinted photographic prints: Yangtze Gorge Dam in China, Eklutna Power Plant in Alaska, Grand Coulee Power Plant in Washington, Epharta Office Building in Washington, Tracy Pumping Plant in California, Vista House Shasta Dam in California, Keswick Dam in California, Hungry Horse Dam in Montana, and Anderson Ranch Dam in Idaho. Prints are photographic prints of drawings.
Dates: c. 1940-1950

Box 27, c. 1940-1951

 File — Box B088.06.0027: Series B088.06 [U186023282419]
Identifier: B088.06.0027
Overview Pen and Ink framed drawing of Folsom Dam in California. Black and white photographic prints: Yangtze Gorge Dam and Power Plant in China, and the Parker Dam and Generating Plant in California.
Dates: c. 1940-1951

Box 371, between 1910-1920

 File — Box B002.04.0371: Series B002.04 [U186023257951]
Identifier: B002.04.0371
Overview 1 framed black and white photo of heliotherapy. 1 frame collage of three photographs of the bookbindery and printing shop (1934). 3 sheets of the architectural plans for the Issac Solomon Synagogue.
Dates: between 1910-1920

Container 8: Mary Reed Library Drawing, 1948

 File — Folder B187.03.0008: Series B187.03 [U186023281170]
Identifier: B187.03.0008
Overview Pencil drawing on paper of the Mary Reed Library building of the University of Denver campus in 1948; mounted to mat board. The drawing is of the Southeast entrance to the building showing wooden revolving doors, two stories of elaborate Collegiate Gothic Architecture and a woman sitting reading a book by the entrance. The door is colored with brown pencil and the brick is red oil crayon or pencil. The white lines of the brick have been painted on.
Dates: 1948

JCRS Isaac Solomon Historic Synagogue Foundation Records

 Collection
Identifier: B353
Overview The Isaac Solomon Historic Synagogue Foundation was founded in 2001 with a mission to restore the Beth Jacob Synagogue building and a tent structure on the former campus of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS) in Lakewood, Colorado. The Foundation was dissolved in 2013 due to financial challenges. This collection shows the process and challenges of historic preservation. Collection contains correspondence, architectural and construction information, historical background materials,...
Dates: circa 1957-2012

Judd Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: B088
Overview The Judd Family papers trace the involvement of the Judd family in the construction industry which began with Abraham Judelowitz who arrived in Denver in the 1880s and was instrumental in the building of the first Beth haMedrosh (BMH) Synagogue. His son, Samuel Judd was born in Denver in 1892 and began as an architect and engineer at the Bureau of Reclamation in 1918. He selected sites and designed many large dams, including Hoover dam. He was the city planner for Boulder City, Nevada and...
Dates: 1865-2009