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837271
  • Title
    Collection of architectural plans of Wilson, Neave & Berry, 1909-1937
  • Creator
  • Call number
    PXD 272-284
    PXD 362
  • Level of description
    fonds
  • Date

    1909-1937
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
    837271
  • Issue Copy
    Microfilm : CY 3828 - CY 3838
    Partly Digitised
  • Physical Description
    3109 architectural drawings - Ink, pencil & watercolour on paper & linen - dyelines & blueprints ; various sizes
  • ADMINISTRATIVE/ BIOGRAPHICAL HISTORY

    These plans are from the office of Wilson & Neave, 1911-1916, Wilson, Neave & Berry, 1920-1927, Neave & Berry, 1927-1930, and SA Neave 1930-1937; also included in the collection are some drawings by SA Neave and JL Berry dated 1909-1911.
  • Scope and Content
    This collection consists of plans for residences, churches, banks and business premises in Sydney and NSW country areas, and include plans for WH Wilson's house Purulia at Wahroonga, and Peapes & Co. Ltd. shop in George Street Sydney. Also included are plans for the completion of the Quadrangle at University of Sydney in consultation with Professor Leslie Wilkinson and for Fisher Library's original site at the University.
  • Source
    Presented by WA Starkey, 1955 and WJ Starkey 1981 and 1987 Pic.Acc.4983 (PXD 362/Vols.1-12) Pic.Acc.6444 (PXD 362/Vols. 13-15)
  • Copying Conditions
    Research & study copies allowed: Written permission required for publication
  • Finding Aids
    Detailed contents list available in the Mitchell Library Reading Room at PXD 272-284 & PXD 362 -
  • General note

    Transferred from D 272-284 in 1990
    Digital order no:Album ID : 874571
  • Signatures / Inscriptions

    Many plans have the architects' names hand-printed in pencil or ink
  • Date note

    Some plans are dated. The bulk are undated and dates are approximated from specifications which accompanied the collection
  • Subject
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