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Davis (Brinton B.) (1862-1952) papers and photographs, ca. early 20th century

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Title

Davis (Brinton B.) (1862-1952) papers and photographs

Date

ca. early 20th century

Repository

University of Louisville Margaret M. Bridwell Art LibraryLouisville, Kentucky 40292

Conditions Governing Access note

Open to researchers

Preferred Citation Note

[Identification of item], Brinton B. Davis (1862-1952) papers and photographs, ca. early 20th century, Margaret M. Bridwell Art Library, University of Louisville, Louisville.

Extent

0.5 linear ft.

Scope and Content

Brinton B. Davis was an architect who practiced in Kentucky, Illinois, Georgia, Mississippi, and Tennessee. His buildings include the Jefferson County Armory and the Audubon Club in Louisville. The collection includes photographs of the architect's works, copies of expense accounts, biographical information, and copies of an address delivered at the Kentucky chapter of the American Institute of Architects in 1937. Original prints of photographs by Louisville photographer Henry Hesse document Davis' architectural sketches and buildings. Among the buildings represented are the Jefferson County, Kentucky, courthouse; Western Kentucky University in Bowling Green, Kentucky; the Watterson Hotel in Louisville; and the Parkland branch of the Louisville Free Public Library.

Subjects

  • Art and Architecture

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