Pierce And Bickford Records,1890-1960

Collection Number: 2299

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Pierce and Bickford records, 1890-1960.
Collection Number:
2299
Creator:
Pierce and Bickford (Firm).
Quantity:
55 cubic feet, 27 Mapcase Folders.
Forms of Material:
Correspondence, Financial Records, Legal Documents, Photographs
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Office correspondence, bills, receipts, contracts, job indexes, photographs, blueprints, and detail drawings
Language:
Collection material in English


COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Correspondence consists of both outgoing (51 letter impression books, 1899-1926) and incoming letters (131 letterboxes, ca. 1892-ca. 1931) to and from clients, contractors, and supply companies in regard to the design and construction of schools, churches, private homes, apartment houses, commercial establishments, hospitals, public buildings, and other structures in New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania, including the stairs and stone walls at Watkins Glen (1908), the Arnot Art Gallery, the Corning Glass Works, Cortland County and Arnot-Ogden Hospitals, the Elmira College Library, Elmira Y.M.C.A. and Masonic Temple, and the Elmira Free Academy; also, bills, receipts, contracts, indexes (2 volumes) of jobs, and various photographs, blueprints, and detail drawings.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Pierce and Bickford (Firm).
Arnot Art Gallery.
Arnot-Ogden Hospital.
Corning Glass Works.
Cortland County Hospital.
Elmira College.
Elmira Free Academy.
Elmira YMCA (Elmira, N.Y.)
Masonic Temple (Elmira, N.Y.)

Subjects:
Architecture.

Places:
New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania - Buildings.

Form and Genre Terms:
Architectural drawings.
Blueprints.
Photographs.
Correspondence, Bills, Receipts.


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
Pierce and Bickford records, #2299. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
SERIES LIST

Series I. 51 Letterbooks - Copies of Outgoing Correspondence, 1899 - 1926
Volumes 16-22, 24-65, 68
1. Letterbooks of Note
2. Letterbooks
Series II. Incoming letters, bills, receipts and related items
Boxes 1-131
Series III. Job file drawings, #5-1791
Box 133-148, 153; Mapcase Folders 1-18
This series is arranged alphabetically by the location of the job: first by state, then by city, and finally by the name of the project.
Plans for related buildings have often been grouped together.
1. Roselle Park, NJ; Albany - Eddytown, NY
2. Elmira, NY
3. Elmira Heights - Whitney Point, NY
4. Athens-Wyalusing, PA
Series IV. Recent correspondence, Bickford genealogy, photographs, printed material
Box 149
Series V. Job Index, Photographs, Cartoons etc.
Box 150
Series VI. Glass slides, Printing blocks, Glass plate negatives, etc.
Box 132, 151

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Date
1899-1926
Fifty-one MSS. volumes of letterbooks containing copies of the outgoing correspondence
of the architectural firm of Pierce & Bickford of Elmira, New York.
Includes letters to clients,as well as to contractors and supply companies, in regard
to the design and construction of buildings in New York, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey.
Among the outstanding jobs are:
Apartment Buildings
Volume 17
Church and Main Streets, Elmira, for Mrs. Julia Reynolds. See correspondence in Volume (Letterbook) 17
Businesses
Volume 18
Allegany County Cheese Company, Wellsville.
Volume 28
American-LaFrance Fire Engine Company , Elmira.
Volume 18
Banks - First National of Elmira.
Volume 1
Corning Glass Works.
Volume 16
Elmira Knitting Mills.
Volume 18
Realty Building, Elmira.
Volume 18
Smith's Opera House, Geneva.
Volume 19
Sun Publishing Company, Alfred.
Churches
Volume 51
First Presbyterian Church of Bath.
Volume 64
First Presbyterian Church of Dundee.
Volume 27
First Presbyterian Church of Elmira.
Volume 51
First Presbyterian Church of Hornell.
Volume 20
First Presbyterian Church of McGraw.
Volume 16
Hedding Methodist Church, Elmira.
Volume 20
Memorial Church, Bellona, New York.
Volume 56
Painted Post Baptist.
Private Homes
Volume 17
Eugene Diven of Elmira.
Volume 24
Judge Parkhurst of Bath.
Hospitals
Volume 61
Allegany County Tuberculosis Hospital.
Volume 18
Arnot-Ogden, Elmira.
Volume 54
Cattaraugus County Tuberculosis Hospital.
Volume 29
Champlain Valley Hospital, Plattsburg.
Volume 59
Chemung County Tuberculosis Hospital.
Volume 16
Clifton Springs Sanitarium.
Volume 27
Cortland Hospital.
Volume 65
Good Samaritan, Westfield, Pa.
Volume 16
Glen Springs, Watkins.
Volume 20
Robert Packer, Sayre, Pa.
Volume 59
Steuben County Tuberculosis Hospital
Public Buildings
Volume 47
Allegany County Jail.
Volume 29
Bath Jail.
Volume 38
Elmira City Hall.
Volume 32
Hornell Court House.
Volume 62
Painted Post Town Hall.
Volume 32
Sayre Town Hall.
Volume 18
Steele Memorial Library, Elmira.
Volume 65
Yates County Home.
Organization Buildings
Volume 29
Century Club, Elmira.
Volume 21
National Protective Legion Building, Waverly, N. Y.
Volume 55
Masonic Temple, Elmira.
Volume 17
Masonic Temple, Kane, Pa.
Volume 61
Masonic Temple, Wellsville, N. Y.
Volume 21
Masonic Temple, Westfield, Pa.
Volume 65
Y. M. C. A., Elmira.
Volume 21
Y. M. C. A, Geneva, N. Y.
School Buildings
Volume 24
Andover, New York.
Volume 34
Angelica, N. Y.
Volume 54
Athens, Pa.
Volume 50
Belfast, N. Y.
Volume 16
Bradford, Pa.
Volume 35
Candor, N. Y.
Volume 18
Cazenovia Seminary.
Volume 51
Chatham, N. Y.
Volume 29
Cortland. N. Y.
Volume 34
Cuba, N. Y.
Volume 57
Delhi, N. Y.
Volume 36
Dryden, N. Y.
Volume 42
East Rochester, N. Y.
Volume 41
Elmira - Elmira Free Academy.
Volume 64
Elmira South Side High School.
Volume 31
Elmira Heights, N. Y.
Volume 8
Falconer, N. Y.
Volume 50
Franklinville, N. Y.
Volume 30
Friendship, N. Y.
Volume 19
Knoxville, Pa.
Volume 50
Manchester, N. Y.
Volume 47
Mansfield Normal School.
Volume 57
Olean, N. Y.
Volume 27
Owego, New York.
Volume 68
Penn Yan, N. Y.
Volume 49
Rochester, N. Y.
Volume 49
Roselle Park, N. J.
Volume 19
Toms River, N. J.
Volume 18
Tully, N. Y.
Volume 48
Warsaw, N. Y.
Volume 64
Watkins, N. Y.
Volume 50
Waverly, N. Y.
Volume 19
Whitney Point, N. Y.
Volume 16
Letterbook 16
May 31, 1899-Jan 26, 1900
Volume 17
Letterbook 17
Jan. 26, 1900-Oct. 10, 190
Volume 18
Letterbook 18
Oct. 10, 1900-Apr. 11, 1901
Volume 19
Letterbook 19
Apr. 12, 1901-Dec. 3, 1901
Volume 20
Letterbook 20
Dec. 3, 1902-June 19, 1302
Volume 21
Letterbook 21
June 19, 1902-Jan. 16, 1903
Volume 22
Letterbook 22
Jan. 16, 1903-July 31, 1903
Volume 24
Letterbook 24
Aug. 1, 1903-March 10, 1904
Volume 25
Letterbook 25
March 9, 1904-Nov. 19, 1904
Volume 26
Letterbook 26
Nov. 22, 1904-Aug 29, 1905
Volume 27
Letterbook 27
Aug. 29, 1905-May 18, 1906
Volume 28
Letterbook 28
May 19, 1906-Jan. 3, 1907
Volume 29
Letterbook 29
Jan. 3, 1907-June 11, 1907
Volume 30
Letterbook 30
June 11, 1907-0ct. 25, 1907
Volume 31
Letterbook 31
Oct. 25, 1907-Feb. 14, 1908
Volume 32
Letterbook 32
Feb. 14, 1905-June 9, 1909
Volume 33
Letterbook 33
June 9, 1908-Sept. 20, 1908
Volume 34
Letterbook 34
Sept. 30, 1908-Feb. 23, 1909
Volume 35
Letterbook 35
Feb. 24, 1909-June 14, 1909
Volume 36
Letterbook 36
June 16, 1909-Oct. 2, 1909
Volume 37
Letterbook 37
Oct. 4, 1909-Feb. 25, 1910
Volume 38
Letterbook 38
Feb. 26, 1910-June 28, 1910
Volume 39
Letterbook 39
June 28, 1910-0ct. 18, 1910
Volume 40
Letterbook 40
Oct. 19, 1910-March 24, 1911
Volume 41
Letterbook 41
March 23, 1911-July 15, 1911
Volume 42
Letterbook 42
July 15, 191-Aug. 31, 1911
Volume 43
Letterbook 43
Oct. 26, 1911-Feb. 9, 1912
Volume 44
Letterbook 44
Feb. 9, 1912-May 11, 1912
Volume 45
Letterbook 45
May 11, 1912-Aug. 17, 1912
Volume 46
Letterbook 46
Aug. 20, 1912-Dec. 10, 1912
Volume 47
Letterbook 47
Dec. 10, 1912-April 7, 1913
Volume 48
Letterbook 48
April 9, 1913 -Aug. I4, 1913
Volume 49
Letterbook 49
Aug. 14, 1913-Dec. 31, 1913
Volume 50
Letterbook 50
Dec. 31, 1913-April 26, 1914
Volume 51
Letterbook 51
April 25, 1914-Aug 20, 1914
Volume 52
Letterbook 52
Aug. 20, 1914-Dec. l4, 1914
Volume 53
Letterbook 53
Dec. 14, 1914-Aprll 2, 1915
Volume 54
Letterbook 54
April 3, 1915-July 12, 1915
Volume 55
Letterbook 55
July 12, 1915-Nov. 1, 1915
Volume 56
Letterbook 56
Nov. 1, 1915-March 19, 1916
Volume 57
Letterbook 57
March 70, 1916-Aug. 13, 1916
Volume 58
Letterbook 58
Aug. 12, 1916-Feb.20, 1917
Volume 59
Letterbook 59
Feb. 20, 1917-Dec. 19, 1917
Volume 60
Letterbook 60
Dec. 20, 1917-April 23, 1919
Volume 61
Letterbook 61
April 24, 1919-Dec. 18, 1919
Volume 62
Letterbook 62
Dec. 19, 1919-0ct. 25, 1920
Volume 63
Letterbook 63
Oct. 27, 1920-Nov. 10, 1921
Volume 64
Letterbook 64
Nov. 10, 192l-Oct. 27, 1922
Volume 65
Letterbook 65
Oct. 27, 1922-Aug. 20, 1922
Volume 67
Letterbook 67 marked "Arnot Art Gallery", Bills paid
Dec. 22, 1911-Aug. 22, 1925
Note on cover: From July 17, 1913: Bills paid
Volume 68
Letterbook 68
April 29, 1925-Jan 12, 1926
1892-1931
The numbers in parentheses refer to numbers sometimes written on the backs of the letterboxes
Box 1
Letters, many related to processes for strengthening steel (marked 1896 H.H.B.)
c.1896-c.1905
Box 2
Mainly bills (4)
Jan. 1892-Aug. 1895
Box 3
Bills and receipts
l898-1906
Box 4
Plattsburg Hospital
c.1903-c.1904
Box 5
Bids (4)
c.1904-c.1906
Box 6
Bids (5)
June 1907-June 1909
Box 7
Bids (6)
June 1909-December 1910
Box 8
Receipts (3)
May 1910-November l912
Box 9
Letters
December 1904-November 1910
Box 10
Letters (56)
October 1910-Deccember 1910
Box 11
Bids (7)
December 1910-June 1912
Box 12
Letters (57)
December 1910-April 1911
Box 13
Letters (58)
April 1911
Box 14
Letters (59)
June 1911
Box 15
Letters (60)
September 1911-January 1912
Box 16
Letters (61)
January-March 1912
Box 17
Letters (62)
March-June 1912
Box 18
Letters (63)
June-August 1912
Box 19
Letters (64)
August-October 1912
Box 20
Letters, Arnot Art Gallery (1)
c.February-August 1912
Box 21
Letters, Arnot Art Gallery (2)
c.April 1912-c.November 1913
Box 22
Letters (65)
October-December 1912
Box 23
Receipts (4)
November 1912-July 1916
Box 24
Completed Contracts (5)
c.1912-c.1914
Box 25
Completed Contracts (24)
February 1907-December 1913
Also contains a contract dated December 1896
Box 26
Bids
June 1912-September 1913
Box 27
Letters (66)
December 1912-February 1913
Box 28
Letters (67)
February-April 1913
Box 29
Letters (68)
April-July 1913
Box 30
Letters (69)
July-September 1913
Box 31
Letters (70)
September-October 1913
Box 32
Letters (71)
October 1913-Janaury 1914
Box 33
Bids (9)
September 1913-November 1914
Box 34
Letters (72)
January-February 1914
Box 35
Letters (73)
February-March 1914
Box 36
Letters (74)
March-May 1914
Box 37
Letters (75)
May-June 1914
Box 38
Letters (76)
June-August 1914
Box 39
Letters (77)
August-October 1914
Box 40
Letters (78)
October-December 1914
Box 41
Bids (10)
December 1914-July 1915
Box 42
Completed Contracts (6)
c.1914-c.1916
Box 43
Letters (79)
December 1914-February 1915
Box 44
Letters (80)
February-April 1915
Box 45
Letters (81)
April-May 1915
Box 46
Letters (82)
May-June 1915
Box 47
Letters (83)
June-August 1915
Box 48
Letters (84)
August-October 1915
Box 49
Letters (85)
October-December 1915
Box 50
Letters (86)
December 1915-February 1916
Box 51
Bids (11)
July 1915--4ugust 1916
Box 52
Letters (87)
February-April 1916
Box 53
Letters (88)
April-June 1916
Box 54
Letters (89)
June-July 1916
Box 55
Letters (90)
July-September 1916
Box 56
Letters (91)
September-October 1916
Box 57
Letters (92)
October 1916-January 1917
Box 58
Letters (93)
January-May 1917
Box 59
Letters (94)
May-October 1917
Box 60
Bids (12)
August 1916-August 1917
Box 61
Receipts (5)
July 1916-January 1922
Box 62
Letters (95)
October 1917-November 1918
Box 63
Bills, Receipts (2)
c.1914-c.1917
Box 64
Bills, Receipts (3)
October 1917-1924
Box 65
Letters (96)
November 1918-June 1919
Box 66
Bids (13)
August 1917-1920
Box 67
Estate of R. T. Turner
previous to October 1, 1919
Box 68
Letters (97)
June-November 1919
Box 69
Letters (98)
November 1919-April 1920
Box 70
Bids (14)
January 1920-January 1921
Box 71
Letters (99)
April 1920-January 1921
Box 72
Letters (100)
January-August 1921
Box 73
Bids (15)
January 1921-January 1922
Box 74
Bids (16)
January 1922-1924
Box 75
Letters (101)
August 1921-January 1922
Box 76
Letters (102)
January-June 1922
Box 77
Receipts (6)
January 1922-March 1926
Box 78
Letters, No.1, The Elmira Southside High School
February-July 1922
Box 79
Letters, No.2, The Elmira Southside High School
July 1922-January 1923
Box 80
Letters, No.3, The Elmira Southside High School
January 1923-January 1924
Box 81
Letters (103)
June 1922-February 1923
Box 82
Letters, No.1, S. F. Iszard Company,
October-November 1922
Box 83
Letters, No.2, S. F. Iszard Company,
November 1923-August 1924
Box 84
Letters (104)
February-June 1923
Box 85
Letters (105)
June-November 1923
Box 86
Letters , No.1, Y. M. C. A. Building,
October 1922-November 1923
Box 87
Letters , No.2, Y. M. C. A. Building,
November 1923-February 1925
Box 88
Letters (106)
November 1923-February 1925
Box 89
Letters, Allegany County Home
December 1923-c. November 1926
Box 90
Letters, No.1, Elmira College Library
December 1923-c.December 1926
Box 91
Bills, S.F. Iszard Company, F.H. Johnston, Bills Nos.1, 2 & 3
December 15 & 21, 1923, February 2, 1924
Box 92
Bids (17)
January 1924-c.April 1926
Box 93
Letters No.4, The Elmira Southside High School
January-c. December 1924
Box 94
Letters No.1, Clifton Springs Sanitarium
February 1924-May 1925
Box 95
S. F. Iszard Company No.3
August 1924-c. December 1925
Box 96
Letters (107)
February-December 1925
Box 97
Letters, No.3, Y.M.C.A. Building,
February 1925-March 1926
Box 98
Letters No.2, Clifton Springs Sanitarium
May 1925-c.June 1926
Box 99
Letters, Arnot Ogden Hospital Nurses' Home
June 1925-c.April 1929
Box 100
Letters (108)
December 1925-February 1927
Box 101
Letters, No.1, Elmira School No. 11
December 1925-c. March 1927
Box 102
Letters, No.1, Ontario County Home
January 1926-February 1927
Box 103
Estate of R.T. Turner
1926
Box 104
Letters, Cortland County Hospital Annex
September 1926-c.June 1928
Box 105
Letters, Starkey Seminary
1926-1929
Box 106
Letters, No.2, Ontario County Home
February 1927-c.November 1930
Box 107
Letters (109)
February-July 1927
Box 108
Letters (110)
July 1927-February 1928
Box 109
Letters, No.1, Second National Bank
1927
Box 110
Special, Second National Bank
1927-1929
Box 111
Letters, S. N. B.,
1927-1929
Box 112
Letters, No.2, S. K. B.,
1927-1929
Box 113
Letters, Cook Academy
March 1928-c. January 1929
Box 114
Letters (111)
February 1928-April 1929
Box 115
Letters, Turner Estate Building,
June 1928-January 1930
Box 116
Letters, Annex to Hedding M. E. Church
September 1928-c.June 1930
Box 117
Letters, No.1, (Elmira Heights) High and Grade School
September 1928-November 1929
Box 118
Letters No.2, Elmira H. H. and G. School
November 1929-c.August 1931
Box 119
Letters, Chemung Grade School
1929
Box 120
Letters, No. 3 School
January 1929-April 1930
Box 121
Letters, No. 3 School
April 1930-c.February 1931
Box 122
Letters, Centenary Church (M. E., Elmira)
1929-1930
Box 123
Letters, Millport School
1930
Box 124
Letters, Huguet Silk Company Annex to Dye House
1930
Box 125
Letters, Gorton Building,
1931-1932
Box 126
Letters, Corning Glass Works No.1
1911
Box 127
Letters, Corning Glass Works No. 2
1911-1912
Box 128
Letters, Corning Glass Works No.3
c.1911-c.1912
Box 129
Contract File, Job#s 1072, 1100s, 1200s (not complete) (4)
Box 130
Completed Contracts, Job#s 1300s, 1400s (not complete) (7)
Box 131
Contracts, Job#s 1492, 1500s (not complete) (8)
Box 133-148
Box 136
Roselle Park, NJ
High School
Job# 1078
Box 133
Albany, NY
Univ. SNY, Rural school Building
Job# 59
Box 135
Andover, NY
School House
Job# 875
Box 142
Angelica, NY
Allegany County Home
Job# 1521
Box 142
Angelica, NY
Allegany County Home, Dormitory
Job# 1373 (with Job# 1521)
Box 136
Angelica, NY
Wilsonian High School
Job# 1121
Box 143
Arkport, NY
Arkport Creamery
Job# 1567
Box 134
Bath, NY
Centenary M. E . Church
Job# 826
Box 142
Bath, NY
Bath Court House, vault
Job# 1225 (with Job# 1527)
Box 142
Bath, NY
County Clerk's Office
Job# 954 (with Job# 1527)
Box 142
Bath, NY
County Clerk's Office
Job# 1455 (with Job# 1527)
Box 142
Bath, NY
Steuben County Jail Office & Ct. Hs.
Job# 1408 (with Job# 1527)
Box 142
Bath, NY
Steuben County Tuberculosis Hospital
Job# 1357 (with Job# 1527)
Box 142
Bath, NY
Steuben County Tuberculosis Hospital
Job# 1367 (with Job# 1527)
Box 142
Bath, NY
Steuben County Jail
Job# 1038 (with Job# 1527)
Box 142
Bath, NY
Steuben County Court House
Job# 1021 (with Job# 1527)
Box 142
Bath, NY
Steuben County Jail
Job# 1104 (with Job# 1527)
Box 139
Belfast, NY
Union School
Job# 1247
Box 134
Bellona, NY
Presbyterian Church
Job# 433
Box 142
Belmont, NY
Allegany County Hospital
Job# 1382 (with Job# 1521)
Box 142
Belmont, NY
Allegany County Jail
Job# 1215 (with Job# 1521)
Box 142
Belmont, NY
Allegany County Offices
Job# 1162 (with Job# 1521)
Box 142
Belmont, NY
Construction not used
Job# 1162-A (with Job# 1521)
Box 139
Big Flats, NY
Presbyterian Church, parsonage
Job# 1238
Box 142
Big Flats, NY
Alterations to Presbyterian Church
Job# 1498
Box 134
Binghamton, NY
Cleaves, W. B. (Austin Estate)
Job# 569
Box 148
Buffalo, NY
Elmwood Ave.
Job# 1772-B
Box 143
Canandaigua, NY
Ontario County Almshouse
Job# 1555
Box 140
Cattaraugus County, NY
Tuberculosis Hospital
Job# 1309
Box 139
Chatham, NY
High School
Job# 1286
Box 145
Chemung, NY
Chemung School Building
Job# 1588
Box 143
Clifton Springs, NY
Sanitarium
Job# 758 (with Job# 1539)
Box 143
Clifton Springs, NY
Sanitarium, servants quarters
Job# 1165 (with Job# 1539)
Box 143
Clifton Springs, NY
Sanitarium
Job# 1180 (with Job# 1539)
Box 143
Clifton Springs, NY
Sanitarium
Job# 1432 (with Job# 1539)
Box 143
Clifton Springs, NY
Sanitarium
Job# 359, 578, 1468, 1539
Box 143
Clifton Springs, NY
Sanitarium
Perspective drawing: Prints from wood block in box with glass slides.
Job# none given
Box 133
Corning, NY
Baptist Church
Job# 9
Mapcase Folder 14-16
Corning, NY
1910-1911
Corning Glass Works
Job# 1195
Box 145
Corning, NY
Corning Hotel
Job# 1594
Box 146
Corning, NY
Corning Leader Inc.
Job# 1716
Box 140
Corning, NY
Hawkes, T.G. & Company, Building
Job# 1306
Box 147
Corning, NY
Pinkston, Dr. C.J., residence
Job# 1732
Box 148
Corning, NY
Underhill, W. Allen, residence
Job# 1762
Box 135
Corning, NY
Wing & Bostwick Building
Job# 864
Box 138
Cortland, NY
Baptist Society, parsonage
Job# 1205
Box 137
Cortland, NY
Bauder, Delos, residence
Job# 1127
Box 144
Cortland, NY
Cortland County Hospital
Job# 1113, 1570
Box 136
Cortland, NY
Masonic Temple
Job# 1100
Box 136
Cortland, NY
School building
Job# 1044
Box 147
Cortland, NY
St. Mary's Church
Job# 1743
Box 138
Cortland, NY
Wickwire, Charles C., residence
Job# 1220
Box 137
Cortland, NY
York Hotel
Job# 1167
Box 137
Cuba, NY
Cuba School
Job# 1138
Box 145
Delhi, NY
Delhi Telephone Company Building
Job# 1612
Box 140
Delhi, NY
High School Building
Job# 1303
Box 133
Dundee, NY
Dundee Baptist Church
Job# 7
Box 133
Dundee, NY
Olivet Baptist Church
Job# 6
Box 133
Dundee, NY
Presbyterian Church
Job# 5
Box 133
Dundee, NY
School Building
Job# 8
Box 137
East Rochester, NY
High School
Job# 1184
Box 134
Eddytown, NY
School
Job# 730
Box 146
American LaFrance Fire Engine Company
Job# 935,950,979, 996, 1003 (with Job# 1730)
Box 146
American LaFrance Fire Engine Company
Job# 1020, 1020 A-P (with Job# 1730)
Box 146
American LaFrance Fire Engine Company
Job# 1233, 1245 (with Job# 1730)
Box 147
American LaFrance Fire Engine Company
Job# 1318 (with Job# 1730)
Box 147
American LaFrance Fire Engine Company
Job# 1624,1645,1654,1658,1661,1663,1669, 1671,1674,
1675-1678,1680,1682,1684,1686,1689,1689-A,1691,1692 (with Job# 1730)
Box 146
American LaFrance Fire Engine Company
Job# 1728,1730
Box 147
Arnot Ogden Memorial Hospital
Job# 1298-B (with Job# 1736)
Box 147
Arnot Ogden Nurses Home
Job# 1544 (with Job# 1736)
Box 147
Arnot Ogden Hospital
Job# 1632 (with Job# 1736)
Box 147
Arnot-Ogden Memorial Hospital
Job# 1736, 1736-A
Box 140
Baker, Charles S.
Job# 1326
Box 134
Baldwin, F. E. , residence
Job# 470
Box 140
Barker, Rose & Clinton warehouse
Job# 1317
Box 141
Barker, Rose & Clinton Company
Job# 1433
Box 145
Blackmore-Danzig Building
Job# 1599
Full Size Details: Showing relation of Sidewalk and Foundation
Plaster Cornice and Pilaster Caps
Sill for Steel Windows
Profile for Brackets
Cap Stones for Piers
2nd and 3rd Floor Windows
Stone Members Over Mezzanine Windows rev. 7-2-1930
Details of Corner Entrance
Stone Details rev. 9-30-1930
Box 135
Blysonte, F.M., residence
Job# 914
Box 141
Booth, D r . Arthur, residence
Job# 1441
Box 136
Booth, I. D., warehouse
Job# 1098
Box 134
Brady Electric Building
Job# 432 1/2
Box 142
Brand, J. Herbert, residence
Job# 1442
Box 134
Call, Mr., residence
Job# 601
Box 145
Centenary Methodist Episcopal Church
Job# 1584
Box 135
Century Club
Job# 1008
Mapcase Folder 25-28
City Hall
Job# 385, 582, 1144, 1148
Box 134
Chemung Company Building
Job# 517
Box 144
Christ's United Methodist Church
Job# 1464, 1583
Box 134
Clinton, A., residence
Job# 611
Box 134
Copley, Hovey
Job# 559
Box 136
Country Club
Job# 1124
Box 134
Cross, C.J., residence
Job# 475
Box 140
Curtis, George L. Company, Warehouse Strengthening
Job# 1560 1/2 (with Job# 1327)
Box 140
Curtis, George L. Company, Wholesale Grocery Building
Job# 1327
Box 141
Curtis, George L. Company, Warehouse
Job# 1375
Box 136
Davenport, E.R., residence
Job# 1108
Box 144
Dean, Mr. Elmer, apartment house
Job# 1582
Box 137
Decker, Casper G., residence
Job# 1130
Box 142
Dunn, E.J., Building
Job# 1493
Mapcase Folder 6
Elmira City Club
1892-1919
Job# 796
Basement Plan, First Floor Plan
Second Floor Plan
Longitudinal Section
Church Street Elevation
Lake Street Elevation
South Elevation
Rear Elevation
Full size detail of mantel for Banquet Room
Detail of New Doors and Changes in Pantry
Mapcase Folder 6
Elmira City Club, alterations
1938-1945
Job# 1641
Stair Details
Alteration Second Floor
Alteration Details of Wood Stairs and Railing
Proposed Basement Plan, Robert T. Bickford
Blueprint of Basement Plan
Sewer lines from Janowski
Hand drawn diagrams on graph for heating system, undated
Box 141
Elmira, City of, Municipal Garage
Job# 1411
Box 138
Elmira Free Academy
Job# 1196
Box 134
Elmira Silk Company
Job# 432 1/2
Box 147
Elmira Water Board
Job# 1741, 1777
Box 136
Emblem, L. H., residence (formerly the Ed. Roe residence)
Job# 1069
Mapcase Folder 12
Ferguson Building
Job# 1017A
Box 134
Ferguson, W.H., residence
Job# 448
Mapcase Folder 12
Ferguson, W.H., stores
1908-1909
Job# 1017
Mapcase Folder 5
Fire Station No. 4
1897
Job# 671
Foundation Plan, First Floor Plan
Second Floor Plan
Front Elevation
Right Side Elevation
Left Side Elevation
Rear Elevation
Longitudinal Section
First Floor Framing Plan
Second Floor Framing Plan
Roof Framing Plan
Plan of Stall Floor
Spacing for Supports of Railing over Sitting Room. Drawings scale 1/4"
Box 133
First Baptist Church
Job# 53
Mapcase Folder 1
Friendly, residence, W. Church (also known as the Hedding Parsonage)
Job# 17
Box 133
Friendly, Sam., residence
Job# 34
Box 146
Gray, Dr. J.
Job# 1723
Mapcase Folder 19-21
Hedding Methodist Episcopal Church (See also Job# 1583, Christ's United Methodist Church)
1899
Job# 724
Box 143
Hoffman, Allyn, residence
Job# 1557
Box 148
Home for the Aged
Job# 1771
Box 133
Howell, F.M., (John Brand)
Job# 20
Box 147
Jarvis, George T., residence
Job# 1756
Box 148
Kelly Electric Company (S. Bednarer)
Job# 1763
Box 133
Lake St. Presbyterian Church
Job# 63
Box 145
Langdon, Miss Ida, residence
Job# 1642
Mapcase Folder 9
Langdon, Mrs. C.J., residence
1904
Job# 941
Box 134
Library
Job# 738
Box 143
Marks, M. Doyle
Job# 1568 1/2
Mapcase Folder 8
Markthaler, T.H., residence
1904
Job# 910
Box 136
Masonic Temple
Job# 1117
Box 140
Masonic Temple
Job# 1291
Box 143
McDowell, R.P., residence
Job# 1566
Box 134
Moody, Mr., residence
Job# 475
Box 134
Morrow, A.P., residence
Job# 826
Box 135
Morrow, A.P., residence
Job# 836
Box 148
N.Y. Telephone Company
Job# 1767 (with Job# 1772-E)
Box 148
N.Y. Telephone Company
Job# 1772-E
Mapcase Folder 2
NYS N.G. Armory
Job# 58
Box 135
Parsons, Mrs. F.W., residence
Job# 981
Box 133
Pickering, G., 368 W. Church
Job# 48
Box 145
Post Office Building
Job# 1687
Box 133
Federation Pharmacy (formerly Railroad YMCA)
Job# 68
Box 142
Rathbone Corp., garage
Job# 1531
Box 136
Reynolds, Mrs. J.A., garage
Job# 1090
Box 133
Riggs, G., residence
Job# 24
Box 140
Riverside Methodist Episcopal Church
Job# 575, 1295
Box 133
Romer, A., residence, College Ave.
Job# 16
Box 138
Rorick's Glen, bridge approach
Job# 1030 A-N, P (with Job #1217)
Box 138
Roricks Glen Restaurant
Job# 1217
Box 138
Roricks Glen Theatre
Job# 932 (with Job #1217)
Box 135
Rosenfield, M., residence
Job# 975
Box 137
Roverts & Sons, casket factory
Job# 1175
Box 134
School No.4
Job# 798
Box 143
Second National Bank
Job# 1568
Box 134
Sheriff's & District Attorney's offices
Job# 747
Box 134
Shoemaker, Guy W., buildings
Job# 659,660
Mapcase Folder 17
St. Patrick's Church
1914
Job# 1290
Box 137
St. Patrick's Church
Job# 1160 1/2
Mapcase Folder 3
St. Patrick's School
1892
Job# 435
Box 133
St. Peter's & St. Paul's Church
Job# 42
Box 139
Telegram Building (Brooks, High School)
Job# 1258
Box 145
Thatcher Manufacturing Company
Job# 1665,1666
Box 133
Tompkins, C.M. & R., Store Building
Job# 21
Box 133
Tompkins, Fassett, & Crocker
Job# 239
Box 138
Trinity Church Rectory
Job# 1232
Box 136
Tuberculosis Hospital
Job# 1125
Mapcase Folder 13
Turner, R.T., Esq., 219-221 West Water Street
1909
Job# 1146
First Floor Plan
Second Floor Plan
Front and Rear Elevation
Details of Bay Window
Mapcase Folder 13
Turner, R.T., Estate
1928
Job# 1578
Box 138
Walsh, Robert, residence
Job# 1200
Box 148
Wantuk, M.L., residence
Job# 1764 1/2
Box 134
Warner, F. A., Church St.
Job# 519
Box 145
Welles, Gillett, Jr., residence
Job# 1652
Box 148
Welm Radio Studios
Job# 1791
Box 135
Wheadon, C.F., residence
Job# 1016
Box 133
Women's Federation Building
Job# 61
Box 134
Wood, G. M., residence
Job# 526
Box 135
Woodlawn Cemetery
Job# 961
Box 133
Woodlawn Cemetery
Job# 265
Box 143
Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA)
Job# 1538
Box 147
Zeiser-Wilbur Vault Company
Job# 1740
Box 136
Elmira Heights, NY
Eldridge Park
Job# 572
Box 145
Elmira Heights, NY
Elmira Heights High School
Job# 1585
Box 141
Elmira Heights, NY
Yarn Mill
Job# 719 (with Job #1380)
Box 141
Elmira Heights, NY
Elmira Knitting Mills
Job# 633,755 (with Job# 1380)
Box 141
Elmira Heights, NY
Elmira Knitting Mills
Job# 1012 (with Job# 1380)
Box 141
Elmira Heights, NY
Elmira Knitting Mills, bdg. house
Job# 1060 (with Job# 1380)
Box 141
Elmira Heights, NY
Elmira Knitting Mills
Job# 1140 (with Job# 1380)
Box 141
Elmira Heights, NY
Elmira Knitting Mills
Job# 1273 (with Job# 1380)
Box 141
Elmira Heights, NY
Elmira Knitting Mills
Job# 1350,1353,1379 1/2,1380,1383 1/2,
Box 145
Elmira Heights, NY
Grade School Building
Job# 1586
Box 141
Elmira Heights, NY
Oakwod Avenue Methodist Episcopal Church
Job# 1359
Box 140
Elmira Heights, NY
School Building
Job# 1300
Box 143
Elmira Heights, NY
Dept. Building
Job# 632 (with Job #1558)
Box 143
Elmira Heights, NY
Town Hall
Job# 1558
Box 143
Elmira Heights, NY
Town Hall
Job# 1170 and 1170 1/2 (with Job#1557)
Box 138
Falconer, NY
Falconer School
Job# 1226
Box 139
Falconer, NY
First National Bank Building
Job# 1271
Box 136
Friendship, NY
Friendship School
Job# 1079
Mapcase Folder 4
Geneva, NY
1894
Smith's Office Building
Job# 547
Terra Cotta Spandrel, "Smith's Opera House" Arch details, 1894
Arch but with less details and with Cross Section of masonry, 1/4" scale Elevation of Section
Columns & Beams, Basement Comm. Building - Foundation Plan
First Floor Plan - Comm. Building
Second Floor Plan - Comm. Building
Third Floor Plan - Comm. Building
Roof Plan - Comm. Building,
Front Elevation - Comm. Building(Poster made from this front of building)
Third Floor Framing - Steelwork Comm. Building
Second Floor Framing - Steelwork Comm. Building
First Floor Framing Steelwork Comm. Building
Longitudinal Section Through Center of Building Looking East Comm. Building
Section of Stairs Showing Front of Opera House
Opera House Roof Line "Looking North" Comm. Building
Same But Looking South. Rear Wall of Comm.
Building Shown "Looking South" Comm. Building
West Side Elevation (Left) - West Wall Comm. Building
East Side Elevation (Right) - East Wall Comm. Building
Mapcase Folder 4
Geneva, NY
1894
Smith Opera House
Job# 547 1/2
Elevation of House Right Boxes and Elevation of Proscenium
West Side Elevation
East Side Elevation
Front and Rear Elevations
Attic Plan
Third Floor Plan (Structural)
Second Floor Plan (Structural)
First Floor Plan (Structural)
Stage Plan & Stage Elevation
Roof Plan
Third Floor Plan
Second Floor Plan
First Floor Plan
Mapcase Folder 7
Geneva, NY
1902-1904
YMCA Building
Job# 841
Box 133
Geneva, NY
YMCA Building
Job# 428
Box 134
Greene, NY
School Building
Job# 823
Box 137
Homer, NY
Old Ladies Home
Job# 1128
Box 142
Hornell, NY
Hornell Court House
Job# 1053 (with Job# 1527)
Box 145
Hornell, NY
Huguet Silk Company, Dye House
Job# 1598
Box 139
Hornell, NY
Presbyterian Church, addition
Job# 1250
Box 142
Hornell, NY
Steuben Sanitarium
Job# 1527
Box 133
Horseheads, NY
Fire Dept.
Job# 432
Box 133
Horseheads, NY
Horseheads school
Job# 298
Box 133
Horseheads, NY
M. E. Church
Job# 44
Box 133
Horseheads, NY
Presbyterian Church
Job# 43
Box 143
Lakemont, NY
Aged Ministers Home
Job# 1536
Box 134
Lakemont, NY
Starkey Seminary
Job# 730,734
Box 143
Lakemont, NY
Starkey Seminary
Job# 1560
Box 143
Lakemont, NY
Starkey Seminary sheds
Job# 812 (with Job# 1560)
Box 137
Lima, NY
Genesee Wesleyan Seminary
Job# 1141
Box 140
Manchester, NY
School Building
Job# 1297
Box 145
Millport, NY
Grade School
Job# 1596
Box 147
Montour Falls, NY
Baker, Roland, residence
Job# 1744
Box 138
Montour Falls, NY
Shepard Electric Crane & Hoist Company
Job# 1192
Box 141
Montour Falls, NY
Shepard Electric Crane & Hoist Company
Job# 1362-1366
Box 144
Montour Falls, NY
Turner, Robert T., residence
Job# 1574
Box 144
Montour Falls, NY
Cook Academy Gym
Job# 1579
Box 145
Morris, NY
Linn Manufacturing Company
Job# 1672
Box 141
Newark Valley, NY
Methodist Episcopal Church
Job# 1374
Box 148
Odessa, NY
German, Mr. & Mrs. Robert., residence
Job# 1780
Box 134
Olean, NY
Olean School #2
Job# 620
Mapcase Folder 22-23
Owego, NY
School Building
Job# 1005
Box 148
Owego, NY
Tioga County Historical Society Museum
Job# 1779
Mapcase Folder 24
Owego, NY
Tioga County Clerk's Office
Job# 1007
Box 140
Painted Post, NY
Baptist Church
Job# 1316
Box 134
Painted Post, NY
School
Job# 689
Box 142
Painted Post, NY
Town Hall Building
Job# 1449
Box 141
Penn Yan, NY
Chestnut St. School
Job# 1435
Box 143
Penn Yan, NY
Hutton St. School
Job# 1534, 1535
Box 133
Penn Yan, NY
Penn Yan School
Job# 376
Box 133
Penn Yan, NY
Yates County Surrogates Office
Job# 49
Mapcase Folder 18
Penn Yan, NY
Yates County House, Additions and Alterations, August 1922
Job# 1508
Floor plans before additions & alterations
Additions & alterations
Sewage disposal plant
Map of grounds
Box 135
Plattsburgh, NY
Hospital
Job# 895
Box 142
Reading Center, NY
Raymond Free Library, Public
Job# 1486
Mapcase Folder 10
Spencer, NY
1927
High School Building
Job# 947
Layout of Sewage disposal
Basement plan showing new toilets
Details of toilet stalls
Mapcase Folder 11
Spencer, NY
1905
High School Building
Job# 948
Box 139
Warsaw, NY
High School Annex
Job# 1277
Box 134
Warwick, NY
School Building
Job# 468
Box 141
Waterloo, NY
St. Paul's Rectory
Job# 1375
Box 145
Watkins Glen, NY
Presbyterian Church
Job# 1605.2
Box 142
Waverly, NY
First National Bank
Job# 1443
Box 133
Waverly, NY
Mills & O'Brien, Bottling Works
Job# 361
Box 136
Waverly, NY
National Protective Legion Building
Job# 1068 (includes Job# 832)
Box 144
Waverly, NY
Waverly School
Job# 1572
Box 142
Wellsville, NY
Anderson, Miss Katherine, residence
Job# 1454
Box 137
Wellsville, NY
Country Club
Job# 1188
Box 137
Wellsville, NY
Grammar School
Job# 1154
Box 137
Wellsville, NY
High School
Job# 1147
Box 141
Wellsville, NY
Kerr Turbine Company
Job# 1331
Box 139
Wellsville, NY
Masonic Temple
Job# 1241
Box 136
Wellsville, NY
St. Johns Episcopal Chapel
Job# 1093
Box 134
Whitney Point, NY
High School
Job# 787
Box 133
Athens, PA
Baptist Church
Job# 40
Box 133
Blossburg, PA
School
Job# 273
Box 139
Bradford, PA
Grade School
Job# 1285
Box 139
Bradford, PA
High School
Job# 1284
Box 134
Bradford, PA
High School Building
Job# 688
Box 145
Canton, PA
First National Bank of Canton
Job# 1687
Box 135
Canton, PA
Innis, John, residence
Job# 917
Box 134
Canton, PA
M. E. Church
Job# 481
Box 134
Elkland, PA
Elkland School
Job# 799
Box 140
Elkland, PA
Proctor, Ellison & Company, hide hse.
Job# 1320
Box 133
Kane, McKean County, PA
Congregational Society
Job# 18
Box 134
Knoxville, PA
City Club Roof Garden
Job# 788
Box 138
Mansfield, PA
Mansfield Library (Carnegie)
Job# 1201
Box 136
Mansfield, PA
Mansfield Normal School
Job# 1070, A
Box 141
Mansfield, PA
Mansfield Normal School (Model School Building)
Job# 1240, 1410
Box 143
Mansfield, PA
Mansfield Presbyterian Church
Job# 1563
Box 142
Roseville, PA
Alterations to Methodist Episcopal Church
Job# 1474
Box 141
Sayre, PA
East Side School Building
Job# 1341
Box 140
Sayre, PA
Elmer Ave. School
Job# 1308
Box 133
Sayre, PA
High School
Job# 363
Box 136
Sayre, PA
High School
Job# 1094
Box 136
Sayre, PA
Packer Hospital
Job# 1091
Box 134
Sayre, PA
Packer Hospital
Job# 512
Box 136
Sayre, PA
Sayre Town Hall
Job# 1025
Box 134
Tidionte, PA
Presbyterian Church
Job# 438
Box 140
Towanda, PA
High & Grade School
Job# 1305
Box 141
Towanda, PA
Masonic Temple
Job# 1328
Box 141
Towanda, PA
Towanda Electric Illuminating Company
Job# 1435
Box 147
Troy, PA
Martha Lloyd School
Job# 1757
Box 146
Troy, PA
Parsons, Jack, residence
Job# 1712
Box 133
Ulster, Bradford County, PA
Presbyterian Society
Job# 19
Box 139
Wellsboro, PA
Baptist Church
Job# 1288
Box 148
Wellsboro, PA
Calderhead, R.J., residence
Job# 1768
Box 145
Westfield, PA
Eberle, J.F., Tannery
Job# 1324,1325 (with Job# 1595)
Box 145
Westfield, PA
Eberle, J.F., Tannery
Job# 1329 (with Job# 1595)
Box 145
Westfield, PA
Eberle, J.F., Tannery (also referred to as the factory Building)
Job# 1174 (with Job# 1595)
Box 145
Westfield, PA
Eberle Tanning Company
Job# 1319 (with Job# 1595)
Box 145
Westfield, PA
Eberle Tanning Company
Job# 1423 (with Job# 1595)
Box 145
Westfield, PA
Eberle Tanning Company
Job# 1450,1473 (with Job# 1595)
Box 145
Westfield, PA
Eberle Tanning Company
Job# 1595
Box 146
Westfield, PA
Eberle Tanning Company
Job# 1718
Box 141
Westfield, PA
Farmers' & Traders' National Bank
Job# 1378
Box 133
Westfield, PA
Methodist Episcopal Church
Job# 10
Box 135
Westfield, PA
Masonic Temple
Job# 867
Box 139
Westfield, PA
School Building
Job# 1261
Box 133
Wyalusing, PA
Methodist Episcopal Church
Job# 12
Box 149
Box 150
2 vol. "Job Index": Vol. I Jobs 1-1612 ; Vol. I1 Jobs 1613-1792;
Photographs of schools and banks;
Scattered newspaper articles,1909,1911,1950's-1966;
Cartoons of H. H. Bickford and J. H. Pierce by Zim (?);
Map of Chemung County,1911;
Plan of Elmira College campus (undated).
Box 132
Glass slides and printing blocks
Undated
Contains the wood block of Clifton Springs Sanitarium (see prints in Box 143)
Box 151
Glass plate negatives
Undated
Volume 15
Ledger with list of photographs & negatives; Contents of envelopes
Undated
Volume 23
Alphabetized list of negatives
Undated