Harrison, Wallace K. (Wallace Kirkman), 1895-1981

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This design was completed c.1940.

From the description of Wallace K. Harrison house [Huntington, Long Island, N.Y.] [graphic] : [floor plan, with notes and measurements] / [Wallace K. Harrison, architect ; drawn from memory by Hester Diamond]. [194-?]. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 271454123

Architect; interviewee d. 1981.

From the description of Oral history interview with Wallace Kirkman Harrison, 1978. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309736936

Harrison considered numerous schemes for Lincoln Center throughout the 1950s. The final scheme was settled by 1960.

From the description of [Nocturnal bird's-eye view of Lincoln Center] [graphic] : [rendering of a preliminary scheme] / Hugh Ferriss [renderer] ; [Wallace K. Harrison, architect]. [195-]. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 82217852

David Milton was Harrison's brother-in-law.

From the description of [David Milton residence, Tuckerstown, Bermuda] [graphic] : [first and second floor plans, exterior elevation from west, and sections through the kitchen and bedroom, and through the breezeway] / [Wallace K. Harrison, architect]. [1936]. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 78319134

The motif was originally designed for the 14th floor apartment.

From the description of [Rococo motif for Nelson A. Rockefeller's apartment on Fifth Avenue, New York, N.Y.] [graphic] : [design drawings E and F for moldings and window surrounds] / [Wallace K. Harrison, architect]. [1935]. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 81650467

At the time of this project Harrison's office was located at One Rockefeller Plaza, New York, N.Y.

From the description of [South ticket office lobby alteration, Metropolitan Opera House, Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, New York, NY] [graphic] : [preliminary studies] / W.K. Harrison, Architect. [19]77-[19]79. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 78165771

From the description of [Metropolitan Opera House, restaurant level, preliminary office study] [graphic] : [plans and elevation] / W.K. Harrison, Architect. Nov. 1978 - April [19]79. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 82539345

Drawing was made by Harrison while at the École des Beaux-Arts.

From the description of [Unidentified building] [graphic] : [longitudinal section] / [Wallace K. Harrison]. [March 1921]. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 79622539

Wallace K. Harrison, (1895-1981), was an American modernist architect. He was born in Worcester, Massachusetts, where as a teenager he worked for the contractor O.W. Norcross and the architectural firm Frost & Chamberlain. Beginning in 1916, the architectural firms for which Harrison worked were McKim, Mead & White; Cram, Goodhue and Ferguson; Frank J. Helmle & Harvey Wiley Corbett; Corbett, Harrison & MacMurray; Harrison & Fouilhoux; Harrison, Fouilhoux & Abramovitz; and others. He also did free-lance work for Raymond Hood.

Harrison served in World War I as a Navy ensign aboard a subchaser. After the war, Harrison attended the Ecole des Beaux-Arts where he spent a year in the atelier of Gustave Umbdenstock. He was also a winner of a Rotch Travelling Scholarship in 1922. Harrison had a long-standing personal and professional relationship with Nelson A. Rockefeller which began while he was workig on Rockefeller Center. Rockefeller established the U.S. Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs, where Harrison served as assistant coordinator in 1941 and director in 1945. Harrison won numerous awards, including the New York Architectural League's Gold Medal in 1936 and the American Institute of Architect's Gold Medal in 1967.

From the description of Wallace K. Harrison architectural drawings and papers, 1913-1986 (bulk 1930-1980). (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 505720109

This memorial was sponsored by the American Battle Monument Commission.

At the time of this project Harrison's office was located at One Rockefeller Plaza, New York, N.Y.

From the description of [Pershing Memorial at Pershing Park, Washington, D.C.] [graphic] : [studies and sketches] / Wallace K. Harrison, architect. [1956]; [1959]; 1979. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 271454134

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creatorOf Harrison, Wallace K. (Wallace Kirkman), 1895-1981. [Studies for site plans A, B, and C, for the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, New York, N.Y.] [graphic] / [Wallace K. Harrison, coordinating architect]. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Joint Advisory Committee on Planning and Development of the United Nations Headquarters Records, 1934-1948, (bulk 1946-1947) Columbia University. Avery Architecture and Fine Arts Library. Department of Drawings and Archives.
referencedIn Records of the Office of War Information. 1926 - 1951. Photographs of Personalities and Agency Activities
creatorOf Ferriss, Hugh, 1889-1962. [Rendering of the General Assembly chamber, United Nations, New York, N.Y.] [graphic] : [perspective view looking from the rear of the hall towards the speaker's podium] / [drawn by Hugh Ferriss]. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison and Abramovitz. Albany South Mall Project, Albany, New York, Meeting Center ... [graphic] : [working drawings] : [Part 5] / Harrison & Abramovitz, architects ; [partner in charge : Wallace K. Harrison]. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Wallace K. Harrison : vertical file. Centre canadien d'architecture, | Canadian Centre for Architecture | CCA
creatorOf Harrison and Abramovitz. [Symbolic sketch of action for A.T.T. building for NY World's Fair 196- ] [graphic]. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison, Wallace K. (Wallace Kirkman), 1895-1981. [Rococo motif for Nelson A. Rockefeller's apartment on Fifth Avenue, New York, N.Y.] [graphic] : [design drawings E and F for moldings and window surrounds] / [Wallace K. Harrison, architect]. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison, Wallace K. (Wallace Kirkman), 1895-. [Pershing Memorial at Pershing Park, Washington, D.C.] [graphic] : [studies and sketches] / Wallace K. Harrison, architect. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison and Abramovitz. [Acoustical plans of] Metropolitan Opera House [and other theatres] [graphic] : [floor plans and sections] / Bolt, Beranek and Newman, Inc., Consultants in Acoustics ; Harrison & Abramovitz, Architects. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison, Wallace K. (Wallace Kirkman), 1895-1981. [Darkroom(?), Metropolitan Opera House, Lincoln Center, New York, N.Y.] [graphic] : [preliminary studies] / [Wallace K. Harrison, architect]. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison and Abramovitz. Metropolitan Opera House [graphic] : [working drawings]. Job no. N-150 B / Harrison & Abramovitz, architects; Ammann & Whitney, structural engineers; Syska & Hennessy, mechanical & electrical engineers; Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, Inc. [client]. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison & Fouilhoux. [Nelson A. Rockefeller residence at Seal Harbor, Maine] [graphic]. Job 1089 / W.K. Harrison and J.A. Fouilhoux, associate architects. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Oppenheimer, J. Robert, 1904-1967. Papers of J. Robert Oppenheimer, 1921-1980 (bulk 1947-1967). Library of Congress
creatorOf Abramovitz, Max, 1908-2004. Max Abramovitz architectural records and papers, 1925-1990. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn J. Robert Oppenheimer Papers, 1799-1980, (bulk 1947-1967) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Harrison, Wallace K. (Wallace Kirkman), 1895-1981. [Proposed plaza connecting Rockefeller Center and the Museum of Modern Art, New York (N.Y.)] [graphic] : [sketch studies] / Wallace K. Harrison [stamp]. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison, Wallace K. (Wallace Kirkman), 1895-1981. [Possible schemes for stained glass in First Presbyterian Church, Stamford, Conn.] [graphic] : [sketches] / [Wallace K. Harrison]. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Ferriss, Hugh, 1889-1962. [Perspective views of Lincoln Center] [graphic] : [preliminary sketches and renderings] / H.F. ; [Wallace K. Harrison, coordinating architect]. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison, Wallace K. (Wallace Kirkman), 1895-. [Proposed Opera Cafeâ on the plaza at the north side of The Opera House] [graphic] : [studies and sketches] / [Wallace K. Harrison, architect]. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison, Wallace K. (Wallace Kirkman), 1895-. Wallace K. Harrison architectural drawings and papers, 1913-1986 (bulk 1930-1980). Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison & Fouilhoux. [Proposal for cone-shaped Trylon and Perisphere, New York World's Fair, New York, N.Y.] [graphic] / [W.K. Harrison and J.A. Fouilhoux, associate architects]. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Matter, Herbert, 1907-1984. Herbert Matter papers, circa 1937-1984. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Harrison, Wallace K. (Wallace Kirkman), 1895-1981. Oral history interview with Wallace Kirkman Harrison, 1978. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison and Abramovitz. Albany South Mall Project, Albany, New York, Meeting Center ... [graphic] : [working drawings] : [Part 2] / Harrison & Abramovitz, architects ; [partner in charge: Wallace K. Harrison]. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison, Wallace K. (Wallace Kirkman), 1895-. [Metropolitan Opera House, Lincoln Center, New York, N.Y.] [graphic] : [preliminary studies for facade including canopy] / [Wallace K. Harrison, architect]. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison and Abramovitz. 633 3rd Avenue, Galbreath-Ruffin Corp. [graphic] : job no. N-211 / Harrison & Abramovitz, architects ; Edwards & Hjorth, structural engineers ; Jaros Baum & Bolles, mechanical engineers ; Ebner Associates, electrical engineers. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison and Abramovitz. [Bird's eye perspective of early scheme of Lincoln Center] [graphic] / [Harrison & Abramovitz]. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison and Abramovitz. Mead Tower, Dayton Ohio [graphic] : job no. N-532 / Harrison & Abramovitz, architects ; Edwards & Hjorth, structural engineers ; Meyer, Strong & Jones, mechanical & electrical engineers. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison, Wallace K. (Wallace Kirkman), 1895-1981. [Unidentified building] [graphic] : [longitudinal section] / [Wallace K. Harrison]. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison and Abramovitz. First National Bank building, Louisville, Kentucky [graphic] : job no N-453 / Harrison & Aabramovitz, architects ; Meyer, Strong & Jones, mechanical engineers. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Corbett, Harrison & MacMurray. [Corbett, Harrison, & MacMurray's scheme for proposed Metropolitan Opera, Rockefeller Center site] [graphic] : [rendering] / Hugh Ferriss del. ; [Corbett, Harrison & MacMurray, architects]. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Oppenheimer, J. Robert, 1904-1967. J. Robert Oppenheimer papers, 1799-1980 (bulk 1947-1967). Library of Congress
creatorOf Harrison and Abramovitz. The city of New York, Department of Public Works, Bureau of Building Design, capital project no. PW-169, New Family and Criminal Courts building, East 161st Street, borough of the Bronx, the city of New York [graphic] : [job no.] N-462 / Harrison & Abramovitz, architects ; Edwards & Hjorth, structural [engineers] ; Cosentini Associates, electrical-mechanical [engineers]. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison, Wallace K. (Wallace Kirkman), 1895-1981. United Nations, New York [model]. Centre canadien d'architecture, | Canadian Centre for Architecture | CCA
creatorOf Harrison and Abramovitz. [Lodge for Nelson A. Rockefeller, Pocantico Hills, New York] [graphic] : [floor plans and exterior elevations]. Job N231 / Harrison & Abramovitz, architects. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison and Abramovitz. Beth Zion Temple, Buffalo, New York [graphic] : job no. N-303 / Harrison & Abramovitz, architects ; Lev Zetlin & Associates, structural engineers ; Jaros Baum & Bolles, mechanical engineers. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison, Wallace K. (Wallace Kirkman), 1895-1981. [Metropolitan Opera House, restaurant level, preliminary office study] [graphic] : [plans and elevation] / W.K. Harrison, Architect. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison, Wallace K. (Wallace Kirkman), 1895-1981. [Nocturnal bird's-eye view of Lincoln Center] [graphic] : [rendering of a preliminary scheme] / Hugh Ferriss [renderer] ; [Wallace K. Harrison, architect]. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Architectural League of New York. Letters, 1947-1980, to Lewis Mumford. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Herbert Matter papers, ca. 1937-1984 Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
creatorOf Harrison & Fouilhoux. [Rental plans for] 17 West 54th Street [and] 24 West 55th Street, [the Rockefeller Apartments] [graphic] : [floor plans] / Douglas Gibbons & Co. Inc., [rental agents] ; W.K. Harrison and J.A. Fouilhoux, associate architects. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison, Wallace K. (Wallace Kirkman), 1895-1981. [Working drawings for the Travertine facing for the Metropolitan Opera House, Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, New York, N.Y.] [graphic] : [isometric drawings]. Opera N-150-B / [Wallace K. Harrison, architect]. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison, Wallace K. (Wallace Kirkman), 1895-1981. [South ticket office lobby alteration, Metropolitan Opera House, Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, New York, NY] [graphic] : [preliminary studies] / W.K. Harrison, Architect. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Ferriss, Hugh, 1889-1962. [United Nations Headquarters design development drawings] [graphic] : [renderings of design stages of the United Nations Center] / Hugh Ferriss. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Le Corbusier, 1887-1965. Lecture notes and letters, 1943-1963. Getty Research Institute
creatorOf Harrison and Abramovitz. Agency Building No. 4, Empire State Plaza, Albany, N.Y. [graphic] : [floor plan]. Drawing number 31 / State of New York, Executive Department, Office of General Services, J.C. Egan, Commisioner, Bureau of Space Planning and Allocations ; [Harrison & Abramovitz, architects ;] drawn by M.L. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison, Wallace K. (Wallace Kirkman), 1895-1981. Correspondence from Paul Philippe Cret, 1930. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Harrison & Fouilhoux. Electrified Farm, World's Fair, 1939. [graphic] : [the Solar Farm] / W.K. Harrison and J.A. Fouilhoux, associate architects. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Moe, Henry Allen, 1894-1975. Papers, [ca. 1920]-1975. American Philosophical Society Library
creatorOf Harrison and Abramovitz. Albany South Mall Project, Albany, New York, Meeting Center ... [graphic] : [working drawings] : [Part 4] / Harrison & Abramowitz, architects ; [partner in charge: Wallace K. Harrison]. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison and Abramovitz. 860-866-870 United Nations Plaza, First Avenue to New Street, East 48th Street to East 49th Street, New York, 17, New York [graphic]. Job no. N-229 / Harrison & Abramovitz, architects ; Farkas & Barron, structural engineers ; Syska & Hennessy, Inc., engineers. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison & Fouilhoux. Scheme E & F Sixth Ave., [of the Metropolitan Opera, Sixth Avenue Plaza, New York, N.Y.] [graphic] : [rendering of a perspective view] / [Harrison and Fouilhoux ; drawing signed] Hugh Ferriss. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison and Abramovitz. Albany South Mall Project, Albany, New York, Meeting Center ... [graphic] : [working drawings] : [Part 6] / Harrison & Abramovitz, architects ; [partner in charge: Wallace K. Harrison]. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison and Abramovitz. South Lobby alterations, Metropolitan Opera House, Lincoln Center, New York [graphic]. [Part 2] / Harrison & Abramovitz. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison and Abramovitz. Erie County Savings Bank and office building, Buffalo, New York [graphic] : job no. N-330 / Harrison and Abramovitz, architects ; Paul Weidlinger, structural engineer ; Slocum and Fuller, mechanical engineers. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Hood, Raymond Mathewson, 1881-1934. Raymond M. Hood architectural drawings and papers, circa 1890-1944. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Ferriss, Hugh, 1889-1962. 8 plazas & a park [graphic] : [study for Lincoln Center site plan] / [drawn by Hugh Ferriss ; Wallace K. Harrison, coordinating architect]. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Joint Advisory Committee on Planning and Development of the United Nations Headquarters. Joint Advisory Committee on Planning and Development of the United Nations Headquarters Records, 1934-1948, (bulk 1946-1947). Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Haskell, Douglas Putnam, 1899-1979. Douglas Putnam Haskell papers, Series II: Personal correspondence, 1922-1979 (bulk 1940-1970). Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison, Wallace K. (Wallace Kirkman), 1895-1981. [Bell tower for First Presbyterian Church, Stamford, Conn.] [graphic] : [sketches] / [Wallace K. Harrison, architect]. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison, Wallace K. (Wallace Kirkman), 1895-1981. [W.K. Harrison's Huntington house, Huntington (N.Y.)] [graphic] : [alteration for living room ventilation] / [W.K. Harrison, architect] ; Syska & Hennessy, Inc., engineers. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison, Fouilhoux, & Abramovitz. Alterations & additions to the office of J.H. McGraw, president [of McGraw-Hill] [graphic] / Harrison, Fouilhoux, & Abramovitz, architects & engineers. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison, Wallace K. (Wallace Kirkman), 1895-. [Various maps of W.K. Harrison's property, Huntington (N.Y.)] [graphic] : [series from early surveys up to 1974 revisions] / [surveyed by] A.J. Edwards, Inc. [and] Theodore S. Prime. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Proskauer, Henry G., 1915-. Research files on architecture, ca. 1940-1970. Getty Research Institute
creatorOf Harrison and Abramovitz. First Presbyterian Church, Stamford, Connecticut [graphic] : job N-127 / Harrison & Abramovitz, architects; Sherwood-Mills-Smith, associated architects. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison and Abramovitz. Albany South Mall project, Albany, New York, Office Tower [graphic] : [job no. N-304-O.T.], project no. 19535 / Harrison & Abramovitz, architects. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison, Wallace K. (Wallace Kirkman), 1895-1981. [Circular cantilevered house, or Alcoa Guest House] [graphic] : [preliminary drawings] / Wallace K. Harrison, architect [stamp]. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison and Abramovitz. New York City Museum of Science and Technology, Queens, N.Y., [Flushing Meadows Park] [graphic] Harrison & Abramovitz, architects ; Moraw, Proctor, Mueser and Rutledge, consulting engineers ; Ammann and Whitney, structural engineers ; Syska and Hennessy, mechanical engineers. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Henry Allen Moe Papers, 1920-1975 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf HARRISON, WALLACE K. Artist file : miscellaneous uncataloged material. Museum of Modern Art (MOMA)
creatorOf Harrison and Abramovitz. [Pershing Memorial schemes, sketches, etc. [graphic] : job number N-451 (old N-215) / Harrison & Abramovitz, arch.]. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison & Fouilhoux. [Electrified Farm, World's Fair, 1939] [graphic] : [perspective sketch of the solar farm] / [redrawn by Wallace K. Harrison]. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison and Abramovitz. Metropolitan Opera House [graphic] : [working drawings] : Project N-150-B, [Part 3] / Harrison & Abramovitz, Architects ; Ammann & Whitney, Structural Engineers ; Syska & Hennessey, Inc., Mechanical & Electrical Engineers ; Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, Inc., [client]. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison & Fouilhoux. Residence at Seal Harbor, Maine [graphic] : Job 1089 / W.K. Harrison and J.A. Fouilhoux, associate architects ; Harrison, Fouilhoux & Abramovitz, architects & engineers. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison and Abramovitz. Albany South Mall Project, Albany, New York, Meeting Center ... [graphic] : [working drawings] : [Part 1] / Harrison & Abramovitz, architects ; [partner in charge: Wallace K. Harrison]. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison, Wallace K. (Wallace Kirkman), 1895-1981. [Perspective view of unidentified bridge and building] [graphic] / [Wallace K. Harrison]. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Ferriss, Hugh, 1889-1962. [Church, Stanford [sic, i.e., Stamford], Connecticut] [graphic]. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison, Wallace K. (Wallace Kirkman), 1895-1981. [David Milton residence, Tuckerstown, Bermuda] [graphic] : [first and second floor plans, exterior elevation from west, and sections through the kitchen and bedroom, and through the breezeway] / [Wallace K. Harrison, architect]. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison and Abramovitz. New York City Museum of Science and Technology, Flushing Meadows Park, Queens, New York [graphic]. Job No. N-322 / Harrison & Abramovitz, architects ; Moran, Proctor, Mueser and Rutledge, consulting engineers ; Ammann and Whitney, structural engineers ; Syska and Hennessy, mechanical engineers. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison, Wallace K. (Wallace Kirkman), 1895-. Wallace K. Harrison house [Huntington, Long Island, N.Y.] [graphic] : [floor plan, with notes and measurements] / [Wallace K. Harrison, architect ; drawn from memory by Hester Diamond]. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison and Abramovitz. [Performing Arts Center, Empire State Plaza, Albany, N.Y.] [graphic] : [sketches of exterior studies] / [Wallace K. Harrison, architect]. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison, Wallace K. (Wallace Kirkman), 1895-1981. [Proposed patrons' plaque for Lincoln Center, New York, N.Y.] [graphic] : [elevations and sections] / [Wallace K. Harrison, architect]. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison and Abramovitz. Albany South Mall Project, Albany, New York, Meeting Center ... [graphic] : [working drawings] : [Part 3] / Harrison & Abramowitz, architects ; [partner in charge: Wallace K. Harrison]. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison, Wallace K. (Wallace Kirkman), 1895-1981. Study for Lincoln Center [graphic] : [perspective rendering, viewed from Broadway in late afternoon] / H.[ugh] F.[erriss], [renderer]; Wallace K. Harrison, architect [(stamp)]. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
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correspondedWith Oppenheimer, J. Robert, 1904-1967. person
associatedWith Oppenheimer, Robert, 1942- person
associatedWith Pardee residence (Bermuda Islands) corporateBody
associatedWith Pennsylvania Power & Light Co. (Allentown, Pa.) corporateBody
associatedWith Pershing, John J. (John Joseph), 1860-1948. person
associatedWith Proskauer, Henry G., 1915- person
associatedWith Radio City Music Hall (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Republic National Bank (Dallas, Tex.) corporateBody
associatedWith Rockefeller Apartments (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Rockefeller Center. corporateBody
associatedWith Rockefeller Center. North plaza (proposed) corporateBody
associatedWith Rockefeller Institute. corporateBody
associatedWith Rockefeller, John D., 1906-1978. person
associatedWith Rockefeller, Nelson A. (Nelson Aldrich), 1908-1979. person
associatedWith Rockefeller University. corporateBody
associatedWith Rockefeller University. Caspary Auditorium. corporateBody
associatedWith Sert, José María, 1874-1945. person
associatedWith Shepley, Henry R. person
associatedWith Socony-Mobil Building (New York, N.Y.). entrance. corporateBody
associatedWith Stoller, Ezra. person
associatedWith Syska & Hennessy. corporateBody
associatedWith United Nations corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Central Intelligence Agency. corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs. corporateBody
associatedWith Wallace K. Harrison House (Huntington, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith William A.M. Burden residence (Florida) corporateBody
associatedWith William A.M. Burden residence (Northeast Harbor, Me.) corporateBody
associatedWith X City (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
Huntington (N.Y.)
New York (N.Y.)
United States
United States
United States
Washington (D.C.)
United States
United States
United States
United States
United States
Tuckerstown (Bermuda Islands)
Stamford (Conn.)
United States
Fifth Avenue (New York, N.Y.)
New York (N.Y.)
New York (N.Y.)
Empire State Plaza (Albany, N.Y.)
United States
New York (State)--Albany
United States
United States
United States
New York (State)--New York
New York (N.Y.)
United States
Battery Park City (New York, N.Y.)
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Huntington (N.Y.)
New York (N.Y.)
United States
United States
Washington Square (New York, N.Y.)
Pershing Memorial (Washington, D.C.)
United States
New York (N.Y.)
Gift of Mrs. Wallace Harrison, 1981
Bermuda Islands
France
France
United States
United States
Stamford (Conn.)
United States
New York (N.Y.)
New York (N.Y.)
New York (N.Y.)
Subject
Architects' houses
Churches
Complexes
Shelves
Cafeâs
Opera houses
Guest houses
Monuments
Cantilevers
Rococo
Surrounds
Houses
Ticket offices
Lighting
Performing arts centers
Offices
Architecture--Study and teaching
Architecture--History--20th century
Travertine
Circular buildings
Architectural photography
Liquor cabinets
Kitábkhánahí Pahlaví Library Competition
Theater
Stained glass
Plazas
Bridges (built works)
Moldings
Entrance
Alteration
Motifs
War memorials
Circular rooms
Memorials
Restaurants
Museums
Architecture
Canopies (structural elements)
Buildings
Patrons' plaques
Architects--Interviews
Façades
Carillons
Enclosures
Darkrooms
Architecture--Designs and plans
Facing
Living rooms
Bell towers
Pedestrian malls
Urban complexes
Country houses
Sculpture
Occupation
Function

Person

Birth 1895-09-28

Death 1981-12-02

Americans

English

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