Hunt, Richard Morris, 1828-1895

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Richard N. Hunt was a mining engineer who worked for mining companies who had working mines all over the world. In the United States he worked primarily on the West Coast and in the South. He also worked in Arizona (1920), Denver, Colorado (1956-1959), Ouray, Colorado (1930), Montana (1930, 1959, 1963), and South Dakota (1950s,1965).

From the description of Richard N. Hunt papers, 1907-1982. (University of Wyoming, American Heritage Center). WorldCat record id: 55012829

American architect noted for the Newport House in New York, the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Biltmore in Asheville, N.C..

From the description of Richard M. Hunt letter to George Waring [manuscript], 1872 April 23. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 750266138

American architect.

From the description of Typed letters signed (6) : to Harper and Brothers, 1891 Sept. 23-1892 Feb. 1. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 269557317

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Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Lenox Library. Lenox Library records, 1866-1915. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Portland Soldiers and Sailors Monument Association (Portland, Me.). Portland Soldiers and Sailors Monument Association records, 1871-1891. Maine Historical Society Library
creatorOf Hunt, Richard N. (Richard Nash). Richard N. Hunt papers, 1907-1982. University of Wyoming, American Heritage Center
referencedIn Beacon Historical Society (Beacon, N.Y.). Architectural drawings collection, 1853-1916. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Alan Burnham papers, 1874-1999, (bulk 1940-1982) Columbia University. Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library. Dept. of Drawings & Archives,
referencedIn Yandell, Enid Bland, 1869-1934. Enid Yandell : papers, 1875-1982. The Filson Historical Society
referencedIn Richard Morris Hunt : vertical file. Centre canadien d'architecture, | Canadian Centre for Architecture | CCA
referencedIn Sturgis, Russell, 1836-1909. Miscellaneous papers. Churchill County Museum
creatorOf Hunt, Richard Morris, 1827-1895. Typed letters signed (6) : to Harper and Brothers, 1891 Sept. 23-1892 Feb. 1. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Charles Sumner correspondence, 1829-1874. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Lenox Library records, 1866-1915 The New York Public Library. New York Public Library Archives.
referencedIn Lenox Library. Board of Trustees. Administration. Lenox Library Administration records, 1870-1895. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf D.H. Burnham & Co. Records, ca. 1891-1912. Getty Research Library
referencedIn Levi P. Morton Correspondence, 1860-1912 Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries
referencedIn Autograph File, H, 1584-1988. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Sullivan, Louis H., 1856-1924. Hunt frame [graphic] : [cover design for magazine] / L H S [monogram]. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf R. Guastavino Company. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Borough of Manhattan, [New York, N.Y.] [graphic] : [detail drawings] / R. Guastavino Co. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Smith, Francis Hopkinson, 1838-1915. Autograph letters signed (12) : to Mr. Schell at Harper and Brothers, 1891 Jan. 26-1891 July 31. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Bartholdi, Frédéric Auguste, 1834-1904. [Statue of Liberty] [model]. Centre canadien d'architecture, | Canadian Centre for Architecture | CCA
creatorOf Hunt, Richard Morris, 1828-1895. Administration Building, Columbian Exhibition [model]. Centre canadien d'architecture, | Canadian Centre for Architecture | CCA
creatorOf Woodlawn Cemetery (New York, N.Y.). Woodlawn Cemetery records, 1863-1999. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf White, Stanford, 1853-1906. Stanford White correspondence and architectural drawings, 1887-1922, (bulk 1887-1907). Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Weir, John Ferguson, 1841-1926. John Ferguson Weir papers, 1838-1957 (inclusive), 1861-1928 (bulk). Yale University Library
referencedIn William Roscoe Thayer papers, 1762-1927 (inclusive), 1872-1921 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Goelet family papers, 1881-1953, (bulk 1893-1898) Salve Regina University Special Collections
referencedIn Hunt, Richard Morris, 1828-1895 : [miscellaneous ephemeral material]. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
creatorOf Hunt, Richard Morris, 1828-1895. Biltmore, N.C., Geo. W. Vanderbilt, Esq. [House] [graphic] : [detail drawings of vaulted ceilings] / Richard Morris Hunt, architect. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Hunt, Richard Morris, 1828-1895. Richard M. Hunt letter to George Waring [manuscript], 1872 April 23. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Hunt, Richard M., 1828-1895. Cornelius Vanderbilt Esq. residence, Newport, [R.I.] [graphic] : [detail drawing of] iron furred ceiling to carriage porch [in plan and section] / Richard M. Hunt, architect. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
Role Title Holding Repository
Relation Name
associatedWith Beacon Historical Society (Beacon, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Biltmore Estate (Asheville, N.C.) corporateBody
associatedWith Burnham, Alan, 1913-1984 person
associatedWith Cornelius Vanderbilt residence (Newport, R.I.) corporateBody
associatedWith D.H. Burnham & Co. corporateBody
associatedWith Goelet family family
associatedWith Harper & Brothers, corporateBody
associatedWith Lenox Library. corporateBody
associatedWith Lenox Library. Board of Trustees. Administration. corporateBody
associatedWith Morton, Levi P. (Levi Parsons), 1824-1920 person
correspondedWith Portland Soldiers and Sailors Monument Association (Portland, Me.) corporateBody
associatedWith R. Guastavino Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Smith, Francis Hopkinson, 1838-1915. person
associatedWith Sullivan, Louis H., 1856-1924. person
correspondedWith Sumner, Charles, 1811-1874 person
correspondedWith Thayer, William Roscoe, 1859-1923 person
associatedWith Vanderbilt, Cornelius, 1843-1899. person
associatedWith Vanderbilt, George Washington, 1862-1914. person
associatedWith Waring, George E. (George Edwin), 1833-1898, person
associatedWith Weir, John Ferguson, 1841-1926. person
associatedWith White, Stanford, 1853-1906. person
associatedWith Woodlawn Cemetery (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Yandell, Enid Bland, 1869-1934. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Canada
Mexico
Biltmore (Asheville, N.C.)
United States
United States
United States
West (U.S.)
Newport (R.I.)
Subject
Porte cocheres
Vestibule
Mine management
Architecture--Designs and plans
Driveways
Ore-dressing
Loggias
Mining engineers
Ceilings
Mineral industries
Porches
Mines and mineral resouces
Arches
Guastavino vaults
Houses
Occupation
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Birth 1828-10-31

Death 1895-07-31

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