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Hastings, Thomas 1860-1929

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Works: 55 works in 83 publications in 1 language and 1,207 library holdings
Genres: Designs and plans  History  Portraits 
Classifications: NA2560, 720.9
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Six lectures on architecture by Ralph Adams Cram ( Book )
8 editions published between 1917 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Commemorative tributes to John White Alexander by American Academy of Arts and Letters ( Book )
2 editions published in 1922 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Commemorative tributes to John La Farge, Edwin Austin Abbey, Francis Davis Millet by Thomas Hastings ( Book )
1 edition published in 1922 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Artistic bridge design: a systematic treatise on the design of modern bridges according to aesthetic principles by H. G Tyrrell ( Book )
3 editions published in 1912 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Arguing that a lack of artistic treatment is the greatest fault of American bridges, the author presents many illustrations and guidance on how to improve a bridge's aesthetic appeal
Six lectures on architecture the Scammon lectures for 1915 by Ralph Adams Cram ( Book )
1 edition published in 1917 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The New Theatre by Thomas Hastings ( Book )
2 editions published in 1909 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
House office building: architectural drawings by Thomas Hastings ( Book )
1 edition published in 1912 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Modern architecture by Thomas Hastings ( Book )
2 editions published between 1913 and 1917 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thomas Hastings, architect; collected writings, together with a memoir by Thomas Hastings ( Book )
1 edition published in 1933 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Plan of the City of Hartford. Preliminary report by Carrére & Hastings ... in relation to the rectification of the present plan, etc. [With illustrations.] by Connecticut) Commission on the City Plan (HARTFORD ( Book )
1 edition published in 1912 in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Apartment hotel north east corner Park Avenue & Fifty-seventh Street (New York, N.Y.) by Emery Roth ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
with Paul Philippe Cret by Thomas Hastings ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Correspondence contains a copy of a letter from Hastings to Warren P. Laird
Records by D.H. Burnham & Co ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The archive contains correspondence files, alphabetically arranged, for the major projects undertaken by the firm, including: The World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago, 1893, for which Burnham served as chief of construction; the city plan for Washington, D.C. (1901) and for Chicago (1909); the Philippine Carnival (1911); and the reconstruction of San Francisco (1906). Correspondents include politicians, architects, sculptors and prominent civic leaders such as Charles Eliot Norton, Henry Bacon (regarding the Lincoln Memorial), Charles Moore (on the plan for Washington) and Frank Millett. The activities of the Commission of Fine Arts are particularly well-documented. Other important figures represented include Henry Clay Frick, Cass Gilbert, Frederick Law Olmsted (with a sketch of his Liberty, or America for the Grand Basin at the World's Columbian Exposition - 900203*), Augustus and Louis Saint-Gaudens, Johannes Gelert, Jules Gúerin, Thomas Hastings, Richard Morris Hunt, Philander Knox, and Lorado Taft. Writings by Burnham in the collection include a draft of a speech delivered in 1897 before the Merchant's Club of Chicago on life in Chicago, and another speech, or essay, entitled "The Appearance of the City."
by Carrère & Hastings ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
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
Tommy to Mrs. Harry, Monday by Thomas Hastings ( )
in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
John Donnelly scrapbook on architectural sculpture by John Donnelly & Co ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The collection consists of a scrapbook, (1915-1935), containing newspaper clippings and photographs of architectural sculpture, together with loose scrapbook materials and one folder of correspondence (1894-1950). The scrapbook documents many of the projects undertaken by the father and son during the period when they worked for the major architects of the Beaux Arts school: Cass Gilbert, Delano & Aldrich, and Carrère and Hastings. The most important projects represented are the Donnellys' work with Gilbert on the United States Supreme Court building and the Woolworth Building. They also worked on Riverside Church, Grand Central Terminal, and the statue of George Washington for the New York World's Fair (1939). The incoming correspondence, formerly glued down in the scrapbook, includes letters of recommendation written for Donnelly by sculptor Karl Bitter, architects Cass Gilbert and Thomas Hastings, the firms of Delano & Aldrich and George B. Post & Sons
Scrapbooks of architecture by Thomas Hastings ( Book )
1 edition published in 1929 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
[Sketches for the proposed Henry Hudson Bridge] by Carrère & Hastings ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Harold Van Buren Magonigle papers by Harold Van Buren Magonigle ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Collection consists of Magonigle's correspondence, writings, architectural papers, photographs, sketches, and printed matter
 
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Alternative Names
Thomas Hastings
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