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St Louis Modern Residences As Cultural Sites, 1938–1951, Mariana Melin-Corcoran 2022 Washington University in St. Louis

St Louis Modern Residences As Cultural Sites, 1938–1951, Mariana Melin-Corcoran

Graduate School of Architecture & Urban Design Theses & Dissertations

In the 1930s and 1940s, the modern architectural style was first introduced in the United States through exhibitions and publications. The style was also introduced through the works of prominent architects, in particular through their own homes, where they were not beholden to a client. This investigation examines six modern residences in St. Louis during the foundational years of the style, analyzing their architectural, social, and cultural impact as their distinguished local designers navigated new ideas of modern living in the region. These modern houses primarily acted as private homes, but they were also works of art that intrigued and …


Before It Breaks Fix It: An Analysis Of The Costs And Effects Of The European Monumentenwacht System, Thomas Sutton 2022 Clemson University

Before It Breaks Fix It: An Analysis Of The Costs And Effects Of The European Monumentenwacht System, Thomas Sutton

All Theses

The concept of preventative maintenance or continuous care of historic structures through frequent monitoring and regular maintenance is uncommon within the United States. However, over the past few decades, it has become a standard approach within some European nations. This thesis analyzes a specific program model known as the Monumentenwacht which has appeared in some European countries to regularly inspect and maintain historic structures. This thesis looks at the effectiveness of these programs at improving the quality of the buildings they seek to protect. It will also analyze each organization's financial data, income, revenue, and government contribution to determine their …


The Santaquin Greenway System: Preserving The Future Of Santaquin Trails And Open Space, Ian Kola 2022 Utah State University

The Santaquin Greenway System: Preserving The Future Of Santaquin Trails And Open Space, Ian Kola

All Graduate Plan B and other Reports

Santaquin residents value their open spaces, trails and gathering spaces. Greenways are a space-efficient form of open space that can ensure a community has access to these amenities.

This greenway master plan is a cumulative result of work compiled and completed by students from Utah State University’s Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning department, Santaquin residents, and city government. Extensive community engagement occurred through USU’s senior capstone and Charrette projects, and this master plan coincides with the planning conclusions made in these projects.

This plan represents a conceptual layout and design of a greenway system in Santaquin, UT. These plans are …


Pocatello Downtown Development Plan: A Vision For The Twenty-First Century, James L. Anglesey 2022 Utah State University

Pocatello Downtown Development Plan: A Vision For The Twenty-First Century, James L. Anglesey

All Graduate Plan B and other Reports

Downtown Pocatello is the beating heart of the city and serves as the community's epicenter of civic and cultural life. It encompasses Pocatello's unique heritage and will play a vital role in Pocatello's success in the future. Downtown's physical location between world-class recreational opportunities and a research-based university provides key metrics for creating a successful downtown. This thesis establishes the foundational premise for downtown success and sets forth a vision for Pocatello to reinforce, connect, and intensify its greatest community assets through a series of urban design and redevelopment solutions and recommendations. A literature review focused on the theoretical underpinnings …


Coggeshall House: Westport News, May 18, 1976, 2022 Roger Williams University

Coggeshall House: Westport News, May 18, 1976

Documentation

Newspaper article from the May 18, 1976 edition of the Westport News titled: The Coggeshall House is Leaving Westport. Gives a brief history of Coggeshall House and talks about its impending dismantling and move to Newport, R.I.


Coggeshall House: Westport News, June 8, 1976, 2022 Roger Williams University

Coggeshall House: Westport News, June 8, 1976

Documentation

Newspaper article in the Westport News for June 8, 1976 titled Coggeshall House Dismantled. Describes the dismantling process and the clues to its earliest construction. Includes two photographs and a sketch.


Coggeshall House: Anne Baker's Notes, 2022 Roger Williams University

Coggeshall House: Anne Baker's Notes

Documentation

Handwritten notes on Coggeshall House written by Anne Baker for a report to the historical society.


The Malleability Of Home: A Genealogy Of Clark University's English House, Christina Rose Walcott, Justin Shaw 2022 Clark University

The Malleability Of Home: A Genealogy Of Clark University's English House, Christina Rose Walcott, Justin Shaw

English

This essay details the history of the land and structures that occupy the property currently located at the corner of Hawthorne and Woodland Streets in Worcester, Mass. Covering over 300 years, it begins with the legacies of the Nipmuc and the early English colonialist settlers before moving into a discussion of Worcester's 19th Century industrialists and 20th Century acquisition by the University. The essay builds on extensive archival research using materials from both physical and digital collections such as atlases, censuses, biographies, directories, criticism, and more. To further develop the story of the English Department and its home, the essay …


Captain Thomas Paine House: Vose Letter To Jamestown Town Clerk, August 17, 2001, 2022 Roger Williams University

Captain Thomas Paine House: Vose Letter To Jamestown Town Clerk, August 17, 2001

Documentation

Letter written by S. Morton Vose, III inquiring about the date of purchase of Cajacet by his grandfather, Seth Morton Vose, Sr. Dated August 17, 2001. Attached are notes regarding purchase dates and owners of Cajacet.


Captain Thomas Paine House: Baker Letters To Ron Long, February - April 2003, 2022 Roger Williams University

Captain Thomas Paine House: Baker Letters To Ron Long, February - April 2003

Documentation

Anne Baker's letters to Ron Long concerning the history of the Thomas Paine House and Paine's will. Letters dated February 17, 2003, March 15, 2003, and April 1, 2003.


Captain Thomas Paine House: Correspondence From Baker To Mr. And Mrs. Parker, 1978-1979, 2022 Roger Williams University

Captain Thomas Paine House: Correspondence From Baker To Mr. And Mrs. Parker, 1978-1979

Documentation

Anne Baker's letters to Mr. and Mrs. Bertram Parker concerning the renovations to Cajacet. Dated September 19, 1978 - May 21, 1979.


Captain Thomas Paine House: Horse Barn Plans, 2022 Roger Williams University

Captain Thomas Paine House: Horse Barn Plans

Documentation

Drawn plans done by Anne Baker in 1979 for the Interior of the Horse Barn.


Captain Thomas Paine House: Interior Plan Drawings, 1978, 2022 Roger Williams University

Captain Thomas Paine House: Interior Plan Drawings, 1978

Documentation

Interior plans drawn by Anne Baker in 1978 for the second floor, new bath and dressing room, design for pantry, and plans for the north and south kitchen walls.


Captain Thomas Paine House: Baker Report For Mr. And Mrs. Parker, August 10, 1978, 2022 Roger Williams University

Captain Thomas Paine House: Baker Report For Mr. And Mrs. Parker, August 10, 1978

Documentation

August 10, 1978 report prepared for Mr. and Mrs. Bertram Parker that reflects Anne Baker's examination of the house as well as the value of the house as an historic site. Contains

  • Description of the house from its earliest structure through the 18th and 19th century renovations.
  • Comparison between Paine House and the Mott House
  • Baker's Historical recommendations
  • Structural survey of the Paine House
  • Cosmetic considerations


Captain Thomas Paine House: Letter From Baker To David Stern, July 28, 1978, 2022 Roger Williams University

Captain Thomas Paine House: Letter From Baker To David Stern, July 28, 1978

Documentation

A letter written by Anne Baker to David Stern concerning her preliminary research on the Paine House. Written on July 28,1978,


Captain Thomas Paine House: Letter From Baker To David Stern, December 16, 1978, 2022 Roger Williams University

Captain Thomas Paine House: Letter From Baker To David Stern, December 16, 1978

Documentation

Letter from Anne Baker to David Stern concerning the ongoing work on Cajacet (Paine House). Dated December 16, 1978.


Captain Thomas Paine House On Conanicut Island In Jamestown Rhode Island. Also Known As Cajacet, 2022 Roger Williams University

Captain Thomas Paine House On Conanicut Island In Jamestown Rhode Island. Also Known As Cajacet

Documentation

The history and architectural significance of the Captain Thomas Paine House written from the notes of Anne W. Baker. Includes 6 drawings.


Cultural Resources Survey And Fema Section 106 Condition Survey Of The Jacksonville State University Main Campus, Stacey L. Griffin 2022 Panamerican Consultants

Cultural Resources Survey And Fema Section 106 Condition Survey Of The Jacksonville State University Main Campus, Stacey L. Griffin

Histories, Biographies & Miscellanea

This architectural and condition survey of JSU's main campus (Survey PA-04-AL-4632-PW-00065) was prepared for the Federal Emergency Management Agency Environmental Planning & Historic Preservation section by Panamerican Consultants, a part of the Commonwealth Heritage Group, at the request of the Alabama Historic Commission. The impetus for the survey was the demolition of Alumni House and the former Merrill Hall, both damaged by the EF-3 tornado that struck JSU's campus March 19, 2018.

The report contains historical contextual information (e.g., campus growth from 1883-present), an architectural survey of all relevant buildings, and findings and recommendations regarding Angle Hall (formerly Bibb Graves …


Captain Thomas Paine House: Letter To Baker From S. Morton Vose Ii, April 8, 2003, 2022 Roger Williams University

Captain Thomas Paine House: Letter To Baker From S. Morton Vose Ii, April 8, 2003

Documentation

Correspondence from Seth Morton Vose II to Anne Baker written on April 8, 2003 describing Vose's essay on the history of Cajacet.


Captain Thomas Paine House: Baker's Letter To Ron Long, 2003, 2022 Roger Williams University

Captain Thomas Paine House: Baker's Letter To Ron Long, 2003

Documentation

A series of letters written by Anne Baker to Ron Long concerning the history of Cajacet and Captain Paine. The letters are dated January 6, 2003, February 17, 2003, March 16, 2003, April 1, 2003 and May 3, 2003.

AW Baker Restorations was hired by Ron Long in 2003 to do an evaluation of Cajacet.


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