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The Resource Richard E. Bishop collection

Richard E. Bishop collection

Label
Richard E. Bishop collection, 1924-1969
Title
Richard E. Bishop collection
Inclusive dates
1924-1969
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Architectural drawings (ca. 482), specifications, reference material, and scrapbooks from the office of Richard E. Bishop.
Note
Forms part of Practitioners Collection
Biographical or historical data
Architect; principal in the firm Bishop, Knowlton & Carson, Indianapolis, Ind
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1892-1973
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Bishop, Richard E.
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Indiana
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  • Architectural Guild of Indianapolis (Indianapolis, Ind.)
  • Indianapolis Public School 56 (Indianapolis, Ind.)
  • Architectural firms
  • Architecture
  • Buildings
  • Camp sites, facilities, etc.
  • Dwellings
  • Parks
  • School buildings
  • Schools
  • Recreation areas
  • Taverns (Inns)
  • Indiana
Summary expansion
Drawings include designs for park and recreational facilities, inns and lodges at Indiana state parks, children's camps, private residences, additions and alterations to Indianapolis Public School 56, and projects by other architectural firms; together with specifications (1961-1962) for the Public School 56 projects; reference material consisting of plans and renderings for modest-size houses designed by the Architectural Guild of Indianapolis (ca. 1933), letter-size blueprints showing "standard construction details" for recreational and other conservation areas issued (1943-1955) by the Indiana Department of Conservation, magazine clippings and pamphlets relating to architecture collected by Bishop for office use; and scrapbooks of newspaper clippings (1958-1961)
Label
Richard E. Bishop collection
Instantiates
Cumulative index finding aids
Finding aid in the repository and on the internet.
Extent
5 cubic ft
Lccn
2004599557
System control number
04-A4223
Label
Richard E. Bishop collection
Cumulative index finding aids
Finding aid in the repository and on the internet.
Extent
5 cubic ft
Lccn
2004599557
System control number
04-A4223

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