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Job 20, William H. Labrot [subseries]
 
[William H. Labrot, Esq. residence, 326 East 51st Street (New York, N.Y.). Alterations]
 
Drawings, #.00308-.00337 1931-September 10, 1940 (30 sheets (various media; 63.7 x 85 cm.; 25-1/8 x 33-1/2 inches or smaller)) (63.7 x 85 cm.; 25-1/8 x 33-1/2 inches or smaller)

(This set consists of 11 pencil on paper, 8 pencil on tracing paper, 3 ink on tracing paper, 2 pencil and crayon on tracing paper, 2 ink on paper, 1 crayon on paper, 2 blueprints on paper and 1 blackline print on paper. I.S. was most likely Irving Scott, whom William Muschenheim worked with while under Joseph Urban.--from W. Muschenheim's Oral History.)

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[Survey, as in possession] / J. George Hollerith, June 11, 1931. Hollerith's address was at "176 B'way". ([NYDA.1986.004.00317])

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[Stoop showing plan and section, with measurements] / Joseph Urban, Architect, August 5, 1931. ([NYDA.1986.004.00318])

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[Key floor plans showing basement, first and second floors with measurements and electrical layout, and schedules for floors and doors] : Sheet no. 1 / Joseph Urban, Architect; William Muschenheim, Associate; made by I.S. Top right of drawing is cut away. 7/29/1931 ([NYDA.1986.004.00308 R])

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[Plans of basement, first and second floors]. ([NYDA.1986.004.00308 v])

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[Plans of basement with yard, 1st and 2nd floors]. ([NYDA.1986.004.00321])

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[Plans of basement, 1st and 2nd floors]. ([NYDA.1986.004.00319])

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[Plans of basement, 1st and 2nd floors with typed room labels pasted on]. ([NYDA.1986.004.00320])

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Longitudinal section [with measurements, front and rear elevations, and 2 details of railing on rear extension roof] : Sheet no. 2 / Joseph Urban, Architect; William Muschenheim, Associate; made by I.S. and E.B. rev. 7/30/1931 7/29/1931 ([NYDA.1986.004.00309])

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Plumbing diagram [and cellar plan showing drainage] : Sheet no. 3 / Joseph Urban, Architect; William Muschenheim, Associate; [made by I.S.], [1931]. ([NYDA.1986.004.00310])

(Also noted as P&D-1089-31.)

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Details of dining room, space no. 13 [showing floor plan, plan of roof bulkhead, plan of radiator enclosure, section through radiator enclosure, elevation showing radiator, elevation showing staircase, and other section details] : Sheet no. 4 / Joseph Urban, Architect; William Muschenheim, Associate; made by E.B. and W.M. rev. 8/7/1931 07/29/1931 ([NYDA.1986.004.00311])

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Details of bathroom, space no. 38 [showing plan, north, south, east and west elevations, and 2 F.S. details] : Sheet no. 5 / Joseph Urban, Architect; William A. Muschenheim, Associate; with rev. by E.B rev. 8/17/1931 07/29/1931 ([NYDA.1986.004.00312])

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Details of living room, space no. 21 [showing elevation showing staircase, plan and section of fireplace, detail of stairs leading from 1st to 2nd floor, F.S. detail of door jambs at head of dining room stairs and 4 other detail sections] : Sheet no. 6 / Joseph Urban, Architect; William A. Muschenheim, Associate; made by E.B. and W.M., 8/3/31, rev. 8/17/1931 ([NYDA.1986.004.00313])

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[Details of 1st and 2nd floors showing plan, elevations and sections of entry doors and plan, section and elevation of stairs, including detail of handrail, with measurements] : Sheet no. 8 / Joseph Urban, Architect; made by W.M., August 18, 1931. ([NYDA.1986.004.00314])

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Kitchen and pantry cabinets [showing plans, elevations and detailed sections, with measurements] : Sheet no. 9 / Joseph Urban, Architect; made by W.M., [8/18/31]. ([NYDA.1986.004.00315])

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Color schedule [showing a table for painting of interiors, street facade, and the garden facade] : Sheet no. 11 / Josph Urban, Architect; made by W.M. ([NYDA.1986.004.00316])

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[Exterior elevations showing rear and front(?)] : Drawing no. 12. ([NYDA.1986.004.00322])

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[Exterior elevations showing rear and front(?)]. ([NYDA.1986.004.00323])

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[Exterior elevation of rear] : Drawing no. 13. ([NYDA.1986.004.00324])

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[Design of glass sliding door [showing elevation and 2 F.S.D. sections] : Drawing no. 14, October 7, 1933. Drawing has a hole in the upper left corner. ([NYDA.1986.004.00325])

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[Plan showing layout of furniture] : [15?]. ([NYDA.1986.004.00326])

(Drawing was found in folder labeled "Furniture lay-out" and Drawing no. "15".)

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Designs of furniture and carpentry work for living room [showing elevation of bookshelves with built-in desk and 2 detailed sections, and isometrics [i.e. axonometric views] of a couch, table and shelf on the west wall] : Drawing no. 16, October 21st, 1933. ([NYDA.1986.004.00327])

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Upholstered chairs [showing elevation, and 2 axonometric views, with measurements] : Drawing no. 17, November 28th, 1933. ([NYDA.1986.004.00328])

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Vestibule [showing plan, east and west elevations and 2 detailed sections] : Drawing 18 rev. 9/24/1938 09/19/1938 ([NYDA.1986.004.00330])

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Floor design for vestibule [using rubber, showing plan] Drawing notes it as "study #19" to be "filed with Drawing #18". 9/21/1938 ([NYDA.1986.004.00331])

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Detail of closet in vestibule [showing a plan] : Drawing 19, 9/24/1938 ([NYDA.1986.004.00329])

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[Partition and door in living room showing plan, elevations an F.S.D; and elevations of new tub and radiator grill in N.E. bathroom on the 2nd floor with measurements] : Drawing no. 20, 9/10/1940 ([NYDA.1986.004.00332])

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[Axonometric view of living room showing furnishings]. ([NYDA.1986.004.00333])

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[Axonometric view of living room showing furnishings]. Copied from 1986.004.00333. ([NYDA.1986.004.00334])

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[Axonometric view of living room showing furnishings]. Traced from 1986.004.00333. ([NYDA.1986.004.00335])

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[Interior perspective of living room showing staircase and bookshelves]. ([NYDA.1986.004.00336])

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[Interior perspective of dining room showing staircase]. ([NYDA.1986.004.00337])

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Papers
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Archival:

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(1 typed report titled "Specifications for Alteration to Residence for William H. Labrot, 326 East 51st Street, New York City, Joseph Urban, Architect, William Muschenheim, Associate... 11 23 pp.)

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Archival: estimates, contracts, bills.

(folder 2)

(Worked with: Gustav F. Wild (plate glass & mirrors), Tuttle & Bailey (heating & ventilation), Marshall Construction Co., Mrs. William H. Labrot (Eleanor), Stroheim & Romann (upholstery and fabrics), I.S. Pertofsky (metal works), Thonet Brothers (furniture), and others.)

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Archival:

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(1 booklet containing specifications for "Standard" plumbing fixtures; 10 typed pages containing "general conditions" of the [contract?])

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Misc.

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(specs: 3 6X411 handwritten pages of specifications, and 1 8.5x1111 page of specs; 2 samples of material from "modernfold doors.")

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Archival: contract

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("The A.I.A Short Form for Small Contracts," (between C.G. Flygare, Inc. and Mrs. Eleanor Labrot.))

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Prints, sepia prints showing interior and exterior views (2 items)

(folder 5)

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Archival:

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(1 sample from Building Chemicals Corp. of proposed finish for west side of west wall, for terrace wall. Contracts, estimates, statements, certificates, and correspondence with the following: Eleanor Aherne, Marshall Construction Co., Architectural Flooring Products Inc., Gustav F. Wild (mirrors), and others)

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Archival: certificates, statements, bills, orders, requisitions, invoices.

(folder 7)

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Archival: correspondence, estimates, requisitions, contracts, and specifications.

(folder 8)

(Correspondents include Mrs. Brian Aherne, Mrs. Eleanor Labrot, among others. Companies include Marshall Construction Co., Consolidated Roofing Co., C.G. Flyqare Inc. Building Construction, Metropolitan Overhead Door Co., Kitchen Maid, among others.)