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Hastings, Thomas 1860-1929

Overview
Works: 54 works in 88 publications in 1 language and 1,238 library holdings
Genres: Designs and plans  Portraits  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: NA2560, 720.9
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Six lectures on architecture by Ralph Adams Cram( Book )

10 editions published between 1917 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 666 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 23 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 22 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 )

4 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
The New Theatre by Thomas Hastings( Book )

2 editions published in 1909 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

House office building: architectural drawings by Thomas Hastings( Book )

1 edition published in 1912 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern architecture by Thomas Hastings( Book )

3 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 )

3 editions published in 1933 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical report on 105 Hudson Street by Christopher Gray( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reconstruction of Plaza at Fifth Avenue and 59th Street, General layout dwg no. 11B Job no. 362 by Carrère & Hastings( Visual )

1 edition published in 1913 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Mousoleum [sic] for Mrs. Kate A. Harbeck, Woodlawn, [Bronx], N.Y. [half sections and half plan of dome] by R. Guastavino Company( Visual )

1 edition published in 1916 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

Dissertation on musical taste ; or, General principles of taste applied ot the art of music by Thomas Hastings( Book )

1 edition published in 1822 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library 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

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

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."
with Paul Philippe Cret by Thomas Hastings( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Correspondence contains a copy of a letter from Hastings to Warren P. Laird
Tommy to Mrs. Harry, Monday by Thomas Hastings( )

in Undetermined and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Thomas Hastings

Thomas Hastings American architect

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English (70)

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