Charles Lewis Bowman photographs and drawings, 1917-1962.
Collection Number: 3807

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Charles Lewis Bowman photographs and drawings, 1917-1962.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Collection Number:
3807
Abstract:
Photographs and architectural drawings of houses designed or altered by Charles Lewis Bowman.
Creator:
Bowman, Charles Lewis, 1890-1971.
Quanitities:
8 cubic feet.
Language:
Collection material in English

BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

Charles Lewis Bowman was an architect who designed many homes in Bronxville, New York and elsewhere.

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Photographs and architectural drawings of houses designed or altered by Charles Lewis Bowman.

INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:

Charles Lewis Bowman photographs and drawings, #3807. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

SUBJECTS

Subjects:
Architecture -- New York (State) -- Bronxville.
Form and Genre Terms:
Architectural drawings.
Photographs.

CONTAINER LIST
Container
Description
Date
Series I. Photographs
Scope and Contents
Photographs of houses designed or altered by Lewis Bowman; the photographs are mainly the work of John Wallace Gillies ca. 1885-1927.
Box 1
Bartlett, Edward R. - 512 Orchard Place, Bronxville, N.Y.
4
Box 1
Bates, E. E. - near Central Ave., Scarsdale, N.Y.
3
Box 1
Black, Charles - 14 Eastway, Bronxville, N.Y.
4
Box 1
Bliss, Julius - 21 Elm Rock Rd., Bronxville, N.Y.
7
Box 7
Boardman, Phillip W., Jr.- 176 Old Bedford Road, Greenwich, Ct.
4
Includes digital copies on DVD-1070 and DVD-1071
Box 1
Bondy, Richard C. - Goldens Bridge, N.Y.
28
Box 1
Bowman, Mrs. Charles - 20 Oriole Ave., Bronxville, N.Y.
5
Box 1
Bowman , Lewis - Eastland and Esplanade, Pelham Hgts., N.Y.
5
Box 1
Bowman , Lewis - 136 Foster Ave., Mt. Vernon, N.Y.
8.
Box 1
Bowman , Lewis - 330 Pondfield Rd., Bronxville, N.Y.
4
Box 2
Bowman , Lewis - 5 Elm Rock Rd., Bronxville, N.Y.
20
Box 2
Bowman, Milton S. - 15 Eastway, Bronxville, N.Y.
3
Box 2
Cloister Inn - Princeton , N.J.
7
Box 2
Corman, S. Wilbur - 5 Rittenhouse Rd., Bronxville, N.Y.
6
Box 2
Eygaboard, Mrs. C. C. - 10 Hemlock Rd., Bronxville, N.Y.
4
Box 2
Gibson, Charles R. - 3 Elm Rock Rd., Bronxville, N.Y.
10
Box 2
Glorney, Miss Ethel M. - Manhhasset, L.I.
5
Box 2
Graham, Roy C. - 935 Kimball Ave., Bronxville, N.Y.
20
Box 3
Harvey, W. C. - Plainfield, N.J.
1
Harwood, Frank - 247 Pondfield Rd., Bronxville, N.Y.
13
Scope and Contents
1 interior and 12 exterior 8" x 10" photograph
Box 3
Interior: Living room with fireplace and furniture
Box 3
Front of house with trees
Box 3
Close up of front of house and living room window
Box 3
Front door, glossy
Box 3
Front door, matted print
Box 3
Corner of house, driveway & schrubs
Box 3
Rear of house from street
Box 3
Rear driveway from street, gate open
Box 3
Rear driveway from street, gate closed
Box 3
Rear yard looking toward back doors
Box 3
Rear yard looking toward closed gates and wall
Box 3
Garden wall and door, glossy print
Box 3
Garden wall and door, matted print
Box 3
Harz , Alex - Beechmont Park, New Rochelle, N.Y.
2
Box 3
Hastings, Herbert - 15 Hawthorne Rd., Bronxville, N.Y.
7
Box 3
Hellman, Richard - 54 Butler Rd., Scarsdale, N.Y.
11
Box 3
Impink, Irvin F. - Wyomissing Pk., Reading, Pa.
8
Box 3
Irving , A . J . - 5 Courseview Rd., Bronxville, N.Y.
2
Box 3
Jewett, J. H. - Wood End Lane, Bronxville, N.Y.
2
Box 3
Jones, Robcliff V. - 6 Beechwood Rd., Bronxville, N.Y.
19
Box 3
Kelly, Mrs. John T. - Heathcote Rd., near White Plains Rd. Scarsdale, N.Y.
7
Box 3
Kilburn, C. D. - Glen Ridge, N.J.
4
Box 3
Leinbach, Henry M. - Wyomissing Pk., Reading, Pa.
6
Box 3
Maltby, Ralph B. - 31 Masterton Rd., Bronxville, N.Y.
9
Box 4
McDonald, D. G. - 8 Eastway, Bronxville, N.Y.
16
Box 4
McKee, Neal T. - 19 Return Bend Lane, Bronxville, N.Y.
9
Box 4
McKee or Hastings (same#'s as Kilburn) -
3
Box 4
Morden, William J. - 47 Masterton Rd., Bronxville, N.Y.
7
Box 4
Morse, Henry N. - 9 Elm Rock Rd., Bronxville, N.Y.
16
Box 4
Ohrstrom, George L - Old Mill Rd., Greenwich, Ct.
18
Box 4
Peck, Albert - 41 Masterton Rd., Bronxville, N.Y.
1
Box 4
Pennell, Henry Beaumont - 33 Elm Rock Rd., Bronxville, N.Y.
5
Box 4
Quantrell, Ernest E. - 5 Leonard Rd., Bronxville, N.Y.
3
Box 5
Roebling, Robert C. - Lawrenceville, N.J.
23
Box 5
Schaff, Frederick - 27 Masterton Rd., Bronxville, N.Y.
20
Box 5
Slattery, John J. - 16 Eastway, Bronxville, N.Y.
4
Box 5
Streat, Herbert G. - 8 Elm Rock Rd., Bronxville, N.Y.
9
Box 5
Troxell, Edward - Beechwood Rd., Bronxville, N.Y.
4
Box 5
Van Patten, L. A. - Pelham Hgts., N.Y.
2
Box 5
Wardv Benjamin I. - Englewood, N.J.
8
Box 5
Weihman, Clifford T. - 401 Monterey Ave., Pelham Manor, N.Y.
5
Box 5
Whitfield, George P. - 27 Hampshire Rd., Bronxville, N.Y.
3
Box 5
Wilkin, Ray T. - 9 Beechwood Rd., Bronxville, N.Y.
6
Box 6
1 print Christopher Wren
1
Unidentified, or partially identified, photographs
Box 6
5 Orchard Place # B5189-91
3
Box 6
Pelham, N.Y. # 727069, -74
2
Box 6
Unidentified # 1509-1
1
Box 6
Unidentified # 1542
2
Box 6
Unidentified # 1543
1
Box 6
Unidentified # 1544
1
Box 6
Unidentified # 1546
2
Box 6
Unidentified # 1614
3
Box 6
Assorted 8 x 10 photographs of Bowman architecture prepared for publication in "Your Home", 1952. [35 duplicates, 2 not duplicates, per H. Applegate. 1-28-81]
37
Box 6
Volume Monographie du Palais de Compeigne Meuble, Bronzes, Decorations
Box 6
Volume Monographie du Muses de Cluny Epoques: Gothique, Renaissance, Louis XIII a Louis XVI
Box 6
Photo with overlay showing location of houses built by Lewis Bowman and map of Bronxville area
Box 7
Thesis: Lewis Bowman and the Jacobethan Revival by Peter Flagg Maxson, May, 1975.
Box 7
Miscellaneous photos, negatives, real estate advertising material.
Box 8
Miscellaneous photos, negatives, real estate advertising material.
Series II. Architectural Drawings
Mapcase Folder 1
Job #135/ Starkey, J.F. (alteration to)/ 67 Prospect St., White Plains, N.Y.
1921
7
Mapcase Folder 1
Job #138/ Duff, J.E./ Pelham, N.Y. (on the West side of Pelhamdale Ave. near First Street)
1921
5
Mapcase Folder 1
Job #140/ not identified/
n. d.
7
Mapcase Folder 2
Job #141/ Gillespie, Gardiner F./ Short Hills, N.J.
n.d.
7
Mapcase Folder 2
Job #144/ Herz, Rudolph/ New Rochelle, N.Y. (Overlook Circle Beechmont Lot 13)
n.d.
8
Mapcase Folder 2
Job #151/ White, T.J./ Woodmere, L.I.
1923
10
Mapcase Folder 3
Job #154/ Clarke, H.W./ Bronxville, N.Y.
1923
13
Mapcase Folder 3
Job #172/ "Residence #46 for the Westchester Improvement Co. " "Residence for the Bomnar Development Corp. "/ Bronxville, N.Y.
1923
12
Mapcase Folder 4
Job #173/ Ellison, N.D./ Burkewood Rd, Mt. Vernon, N.Y.
1924
10
Mapcase Folder 4
Job #174/ Warren, F.H./ Douglaston, L.I.
1924
8
Mapcase Folder 4
Job #175/ Troxell, F.R./ Bronxville, N.Y.
1924
8
Mapcase Folder 5
Job #180/ Russell, Mrs. Ellen M./ Bronxville, N.Y.
1924
8
Mapcase Folder 5
Job #181/ Greene, H.C./ Bronxville, N.Y.
1924
8
Mapcase Folder 5
Job #217/ Bister, F.J./ Larchmont , N.Y.
1925
7
Mapcase Folder 6
Job #228/ O'Loughlin,/ Bronxville, N.Y. (also Lot Survey)
1926
10
Mapcase Folder 6
Job #231/ Harvey, W.C. (alteration to)/ Plainfield, N.J.
1926
6
Mapcase Folder 7
Job #232/ Clark, W.F./ Bronxville, N.Y. ("I think never built")
1926
9
Mapcase Folder 7
Job #233/ Foster, A.C./ New Rochelle, N.Y.
1926
7
Mapcase Folder 8
Job #234/ Lerner, Samuel A.(Garage)/ Mt. Vernon, N.Y.
1926
3
Mapcase Folder 8
Job #235/ (mostly rough drawings)/ Island Park, Long Beach, L.I.
1926
10
Mapcase Folder 9
Job #236/ Tiso, Mrs. Clementine/ Mt. Vermont, N.Y. (No street address)
1926
6
Mapcase Folder 9
Job #241/ Longo, Sam/ Pelham, N.Y. (also Lot Survey Certificate "Hutchinson Manor")
1926
5
Mapcase Folder 9
Job #250/ Kerin, Thomas F./ Scarsdale, N.Y.
1927
5
Mapcase Folder 10
Job #251/ Eygabroad, Mrs. C.L./ Bronxville, N.Y.
1927
16
Mapcase Folder 11
Job #252/ Mendes, H.E./ Mamaroneck, N.Y.
1927
9
Mapcase Folder 11
Job #258/ Stillman, A.F./ Bronxville, N.Y.
n.d.
8
Mapcase Folder 12
Job #261/ / Rittenhouse Rd., near California Rd. Eastchester, N.Y.
1928
7
Mapcase Folder 12
Job #281/ Chiaholm, Charles B./ Scarsdale, N.Y.
1929
6
Mapcase Folder 12
Job #283/ Quantrell, E.E. (alteration to)/ Bronxville/ N.Y.
1929
6
Mapcase Folder 13
Job #286/ Vigneron, E.M./ Larchmont, N.Y.
1929
7
Mapcase Folder 13
Job #326/ Wellman, Guy/ Chappaqua , N . Y .
1935
9
Mapcase Folder 13
Job #355/ Lathrop, Mr. and Mrs. Walter/ Mystic, Ct.
1946
13
Mapcase Folder 14
Alterations to Residence of Mr. and Mrs. Frank C. McLearn, 48 Prescott Ave., Bronxville, N.Y., April 10, 1957 (1 packet of 4 drawings, donated by Mrs. Frank C. McLearn, Feb. 1980)
Mapcase Folder 15
Job #118A/ Albert Bradley (alteration to)/ Mayfair Lane, Greenwich, Ct.
1938
9
Mapcase Folder 15
Job #112A/ /
1938
5
Mapcase Folder 15
Job #(20/ original plans by Twachtman for l18A)/
1929
6
Mapcase Folder 15
Job #119A/ Charles MacArthur (alt. to farm house) / Tallmans, N.Y.
1938 3
.2
Mapcase Folder 15
Job #139/ Elderwood Ave., Pelham Hgts., N.Y/ lots 218-220-222
n.d.
4
Mapcase Folder 16
Job #158/ N.T. McKee/ Bronxville, N.Y.
1923
8
Mapcase Folder 16
Job #158A/ Sinclair Lewis (addition to)/ Bronxville, N.Y.
n.d.
5
Mapcase Folder 16
Job #165/ Mrs. Lewis Bowman/ cnr. Foster Ave. and Grand St., lot 241
Mapcase Folder 16
Job #/ / Mt. Vernon, N.Y. (Gramaton Homes, Inc.)
1917
3
Mapcase Folder 16
Job #170/ Russell C. Jones (alt. to)/ Elm Rock Rd., Bronxville, N.Y.
1923
5
Mapcase Folder 16
Job #170/ (add. to)/
1928
1
Mapcase Folder 17
Job #176/ / cnr. Oriole Ave, and Elm Rock Rd., Bronxville, N.Y.
1924
8
Mapcase Folder 17
Job #176A/ E.B. Pennell (revised)/ cnr. Oriole Ave. and Elm Rock Rd., Bronxville, N.Y.
1930
8
Mapcase Folder 17
Job #182/ E.R. Bartlett/ Bronxville, N.Y.
1924
6
Mapcase Folder 18
Job #190/ R.C. Graham/ Bronxville, N.Y.
1924
8
Mapcase Folder 18
Job #192/ F.A. Schaff/ Bronxville, N.Y.
1924
9
Mapcase Folder 18
Job #196/ / Masterton Rd., nr. Pondfield Rd., Bronxville, N.Y.
1924
8
Mapcase Folder 19
Job #198/ R.V. Jones/ Bronxville, N.Y.
1924
8
Mapcase Folder 19
Job #(186)/ (proposed rev.)/ Bronxville, N.Y.
1931
6
Mapcase Folder 19
Job #198A/ (alt. to)/ Bronxville, N.Y.
1931
7
Mapcase Folder 20
Job #197/ / Pondfield Rd. nr. Masterton Rd., Bronxville, N.Y.
1925
7
Mapcase Folder 20
Job #197/ (alt. to)/ Pondfield Rd. nr. Masterton Rd., Bronxville, N.Y.
n.d.
4
Mapcase Folder 20
Job #202/ F. Irving Hull/ Bronxville, N.Y.
1924
9
Mapcase Folder 25
Job #219/ J.J. Slattery/ Bronxville, N.Y.
1925
6
Mapcase Folder 25
Job #225/ Miss Ethel M. Glorney/ Plandome, L.I.
1925
8
Mapcase Folder 25
Job #226/ / Eastway nr. Northway, Bronxville, N.Y.
1926
7
Mapcase Folder 25
Job #229/ R.B. Maltby/ Bronxville, N.Y.
1926
6
Mapcase Folder 26
Job #237/ H.M. Leinbach/ Reading, Pa.
1926
7
Mapcase Folder 26
Job #238/ Albert C. Ayre/ Scarsdale, N.Y.
1926
6
Mapcase Folder 27
Job #242/ R.C. Bondy/ Goldensbridge , N.Y.
1927
7
Mapcase Folder 28
Job #245/ T.H. VanNess/ Bronxville, N.Y.
1926
6
Mapcase Folder 28
Job #247/ S.W. Noyes/ Dobbs Ferry, N.Y.
1927
7
Mapcase Folder 28
Job #247A/ S.W. Noyes (cottage)/ Dobbs Ferry, N.Y.
1928
7
Mapcase Folder 29
Job #249/ Mrs. Harriet Skipwith/ Bronxville, N.J.
1927
8
Mapcase Folder 29
Job #253/ E. DeGolyer/ Montclair, N.J.
1927
9
Mapcase Folder 30
Job #254/ L.J. Plumb/ Bronxville, N.Y.
1927
8
Mapcase Folder 31
Job #255/ I.F. Impink/ Reading, Pa.
1927
8
Mapcase Folder 31
Job #256/ George L. Ohrstrom/ 124 Old Mill Road, Greenwich, Ct.
1927
9
Mapcase Folder 31
Job #256B/ George L. Ohrstrom (Community House)/ Greenwich, Ct.
1929
7
Mapcase Folder 32
Job #262/ Julius Bliss/ Bronxville, N.Y.
1928
7
Mapcase Folder 32
Job #264/ D.G. McDonald/ Bronxville, N.Y.
1928
8
Mapcase Folder 33
Job #273/ Mabel H. Wallace/ Scarsdale, N.Y.
1928
8
Mapcase Folder 33
Job #273/ F.W. Wallace/ Scarsdale, N.Y.
1923
6
Mapcase Folder 33
Job #282/ L.M. Goodever/ Scarsdale, N.Y.
1929
13
Mapcase Folder 34
Job #284/ Ralph L. Baldwin/ Quogue , L.I.
1929
9
Mapcase Folder 34
Job #285/ Mrs. John T. Kelly/ Scarsdale, N.Y.
1929
8
Mapcase Folder 34
Job #288/ Lewis Bowman/ Westhampton Bch., L.I.
1930
8
Mapcase Folder 35
Job #295/ Mrs. Clement A. Griscom/ Riverdale-on-Hudson , N.Y.
1930
11
Mapcase Folder 35
Job #295A/ Mrs. Clement A. Griscom (gatehouse)/ Riverdale-on-Hudson, N.Y.
1930
4
Mapcase Folder 36
Job #300/ Mrs. Eleanor Bowman/ Eastchester, N.Y.
1930
6
Mapcase Folder 36
Job #301\/ Mrs. Eleanor Bowman/ Eastchester, N.Y.
1930
14
Mapcase Folder 36
Job #302/ Bowman/ Eastchester, N.Y.
1930
6
Mapcase Folder 36
Job #303/ Viking Building Corp./ Eastchester, N.Y.
1930
6
Mapcase Folder 37
Job #308/ Gustav Oberlander (museum)/ Reading, Pa.
1931
6
Mapcase Folder 37
Job #314/ Alfred H. Ericson/ Lawrence Park West, Yonkers, N.Y. (EHB: never built)
1931
7
Mapcase Folder 37
Job #315/ Alfred H. Ericson/ Lawrence Park West, Yonkers, N.Y. (EHB: never built)
1932
7
Mapcase Folder 38
Job #316/ Richard Hellmann/ Scarsdale, N.Y.
1932
10
Mapcase Folder 38
Job #318/ Frank Nilan/ Bronxville, N.Y.
1932
7
Mapcase Folder 39
Job #319/ Arch. B. Campbell/ Eastchester, N.Y.
1933
9
Mapcase Folder 39
Job #319/ Arch. B. Campbell/ Eastchester, N.Y.
1936
10
Mapcase Folder 39
Job #321/ Mrs. Mary Schelberg/ Bronxville, N.Y.
1934
6
Mapcase Folder 40
Job #323/ Mrs. Robert S. Byfield/ Bronxville, N.Y.
1934
13
Mapcase Folder 40
Job #330/ /
1935
Mapcase Folder 40
Job #(330)/ Walter Free/
7
Mapcase Folder 40
Job #330/ Walter Free/ Bronxville, N.Y.
1939
8
Mapcase Folder 41
Job #332/ George Morris/ Catrock Rd., Greenwich, Ct.
1936
7
Mapcase Folder 41
Job #333/ (layout by Fitzgibbons Boiler Co,)/
1936
3
Mapcase Folder 41
Job #333/ Jack Johns ton/ Greenwich , Ct .
1936
7
Mapcase Folder 42
Job #339/ L. Boyd Hatch/ Providence , Utah (Residence, guest cottage, gardener's cottage, gateways)
1938-1945
39
Mapcase Folder 42
Job #/ L. Boyd Hatch / Mt. Airey, N.J. (living room entrance on Farm)
1
Mapcase Folder 43
Job #340/ William S. Johnston/ Scarsdale, N.Y.
1938
16
Mapcase Folder 43
Job #342/ Mrs. Charles MacArthur / Wesley Chapel, N.Y. (garage on farm)
1938
9
Mapcase Folder 43
Job #342/ Mrs. Charles MacArthur / Westley Chapel, N.Y. (stable and barn of farm group)
1941
6
Box 7
Job #344/ Philip W. Boardman, Jr./ Greenwich, Ct.
1942
21
Includes digital copies on DVD-1070 and DVD-1071
Mapcase Folder 43
Job #352/ Philip L. Bondy/ Salem Center, N.Y.
1945-1947
8
Mapcase Folder 43
Job #354/ Mr. and Mrs. Howard Y. Broek/ Bronxville, N.Y. (also 2 copies of specifications- 15 pages ea.)
1946
8
Mapcase Folder 44
Job #/ Theodore W. Cart/ Harbourton , N.J.
1957
21
Mapcase Folder 44
Job #/ H.W. Dodge/ Bronxville, N.Y.
1936
13
Mapcase Folder 44
Job #/ Morris Feinberg / 136 Foster Ave, Mt. Vernon, N.Y. (porch)
1944
1
Mapcase Folder 45
Job #/ Mr. and Mrs. F.M. Flynn/ Pelham Manor, N.Y.
1953, 1954
29
Mapcase Folder 46
Job #/ Mr. and Mrs. Richard Hellmann/ Harrison, N.Y.
1953
14
Mapcase Folder 46
Job #/ Louis Kallish / 50 Syracome Ave, Mt. Vernon, N.Y. (porch and Studio)
1946
2
Mapcase Folder 46
Job #,r// Mr. and Mrs. Frank C. McLearn/ Prescott Ave, Bronxville, N.Y.
1949
12
Mapcase Folder 46
Job #/ Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Marx/ Scarsdale, N.Y.
1962
15
Mapcase Folder 47
Job #/ Mr. and Mrs. George Ohrstrom/ The Plains, Va.
1950
19
Mapcase Folder 47
Job #/ Mr. and Mrs. Kimpton Rogers/ Bronxville, N.Y.
1953
12
Mapcase Folder 47
Job #/ Dr.. and. Mrs. Harold Spencer/ Ossining, N.Y.
1950
1
Mapcase Folder 47
Job #/ Mr. and Mrs. Roy Stephens/ Bronxville, N.Y.
1951
8
Mapcase Folder 48
Job #/ unidentified and miscellaneous including those of lanterns/
11