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Finding Aid Published: 2003

Powell/Kleinschmidt Records, 1969-1993 (bulk 1976-1984)

Accession Number: 2001.9

This collection was processed with the support of the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
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COLLECTION SUMMARY:
TITLE:Powell/Kleinschmidt Records, 1969-1993
EXTENT:10 linear feet (17 boxes) , 5 portfolios and flatfile materials
REPOSITORY: Ryerson and Burnham Archives, Ryerson and Burnham Libraries,
The Art Institute of Chicago
111 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL 60603-6110
(312) 443-7292 phone
rbarchives@artic.edu
http://www.artic.edu/aic/libraries/rbarchives/rbarchives.html
ABSTRACT:The Powell/Kleinschmidt collection is a compilation of the business materials documenting the early interior architecture projects of Chicago architecture firm Powell/Kleinschmidt.
PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION: Printed papers, typescript papers, holograph papers, architectural drawings, architecrtural reprographic prints, black and white photographic prints, color photographic prints, aperture cards, textiles and realia.
ORIGINATION: Powell/Kleinschmidt (Firm)
ACQUISITION INFORMATION:The collection was a gift from Powell/Kleinschmidt, Inc. to the Ryerson and Burnham Archives in October 2001 and 2007.

HISTORICAL NOTE:
Powell/Kleinschmidt, Inc. is an interior architecture firm based in Chicago, Illinois. Donald D. Powell received his B. Arch. degree from the University of Minnesota and served as an officer in the United States Air Force Research and Development Command before receiving a Fulbright Traveling Fellowship to Europe. In 1961 he joined the Chicago architecture firm Skidmore, Owings and Merrill where he met Robert D. Kleinschmidt who joined the office in 1964. Kleinschmidt received his B. Arch. degree from the University of Illinois and a graduate degree in architecture and landscape design from Columbia University. After graduation Kleinschmidt toured abroad for a year on a William Kinney Fellows Traveling Fellowship. In 1976 Powell and Kleinschmidt left Skidmore, Owings and Merrill to establish Powell/Kleinschmidt, Inc., which specializes in interior architecture and space planning. They have worked on a wide range of projects, including such diverse project types as corporation headquarters, showrooms, upscale residential, and retail, including spaces in the Merchandise Mart and One Magnificent Mile buildings in Chicago.

SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE:
This collection includes brochures, office papers, correspondences, drawings, furnishings and accessories inventories, general contracts and bids, specifications, publicity material, black and white and color photographs and material samples from the early projects including Arthur Anderson Co., Gretchen Bellinger Inc., Hewitt Associates, Interface Flooring Systems, Inc., Kogut residence, One Magnificent Mile, Prudential Insurance Co of America, Regional Home Office, Merrillville IN., the Thrash residence, the Vanderbilt Gulfside residence and the Van Meter residence.

ORGANIZATION AND ARRANGEMENT:
SERIES I: PROMOTIONAL BROCHURES. Files are organized alphabetically by project name.

SERIES II: PROJECT PAPERS. Material is first organized alphabetically by project. Project office papers and contractor/architect correspondence are arranged alphabetically by type of papers and contractor, respectively. Office papers are followed by architect/architect, client/architect, and contractor/architect correspondence. Within these groups, material is arranged chronologically. Subsequently filed are drawings, furnishings and accessories inventories, general contracts/general bids, specifications, examples of other design firms' work, publicity material, and photographs.

SERIES III: MATERIAL SAMPLES. Material is organized alphabetically by project, then alphabetically by type.

CONTROLLED ACCESS POINTS:
This collection and other related materials may be found under the following headings in online catalogs:
Powell/Kleinschmidt (Firm)
Kleinschmidt, Robert D.
Powell, Donald D.
Interior architecture
Space (Architecture)
Architectural firms--Illinois--Chicago

ABBREVIATIONS:
AbbreviationDefinition
BOX.FFBox #, Folder #
c.circa
Flatf.flatfile
GBIGretchen Bellinger, Inc.
n.d.no date
OMMOne Magnificent Mile
(OS)offsite
P/KPowell/Kleinsschmidt
pa.pages
PruPrudential Insurance Co.

RELATED MATERIALS IN CURATORIAL DEPARTMENTS, THE ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO:
Architectural drawings by Powell/Kleinschmidt, Inc. are held in the permanent collection of the Department of Architecture at The Art Institute of Chicago.

PHYSICAL LOCATION:
The collection is housed offsite, and is designated so by the abbreviation (OS) in the left-hand location column. Retrieval of offsite materials requires advance notification; please consult the Archivist for the current retrieval schedule.

ACCESS RESTRICTIONS:
This collection may be used by qualified readers in the Reading Room of the Ryerson and Burnham Libraries at The Art Institute of Chicago. Collections maintained on-site are available for patron use without prior arrangement or appointment. Collections maintained on-site are available for patron use without prior arrangement or appointment. Collections maintained in off-site storage will be retrieved with advance notification; please consult the Archivist for the current retrieval schedule. For further information, consult http://www.artic.edu/aic/libraries/rbarchives/rbarchaccess.html

USER RESTRICTIONS:
The Art Institute of Chicago is providing access to the materials in the Libraries' collections solely for noncommercial educational and research purposes. The unauthorized use, including, but not limited to, publication of the materials without the prior written permission of the Art Institute is strictly prohibited. All inquiries regarding permission to publish should be submitted in writing to the Archivist, Ryerson and Burnham Archives, The Art Institute of Chicago. In addition to permission from the Art Institute, permission of the copyright owner (if not the Art Institute) and/or any holder of other rights (such as publicity and/or privacy rights) may also be required for reproduction, publication, distribution, and other uses. Responsibility for making an independent legal assessment of any item and securing any necessary permissions rests with the persons desiring to publish the item. The Art Institute makes no warranties as to the accuracy of the materials or their fitness for a particular purpose.

PREFERRED CITATION:
Powell/Kleinschmidt Records, Ryerson and Burnham Archives, The Art Institute of Chicago.

PROCESSING INFORMATION:
This collection was processed by Jeffrey Massanova, of the Ryerson and Burnham Archives, in 2002-2003. This finding aid was revised by Annemarie van Roessel in 2003, Nathaniel Parks in 2007, and Valerie Higgins in 2011.

ACCRUALS:
Additional gifts are expected to be made in five-year intervals.

ITEM INVENTORY:
LOCATIONCONTENTSDATESITEMS

SERIES I: PROMOTIONAL BROCHURES
Box.FF 1.1a (OS)
Space. Various projects.
n.d. 1
Box.FF 1.1b (OS)
American Steel Foundries, Chicago, IL
1980 1
Box.FF 1.2 (OS)
Baker & Botts, Houston, TX
1970 1
Box.FF 1.3 (OS)
Banco di Roma, Chicago, IL
1973 1
Box.FF 1.4 (OS)
Bates apartment, Chicago, IL
1978 1
Box.FF 1.5 (OS)
Bellinger residence, Saint Simon's Island, GA
1977 1
Box.FF 1.6 (OS)
Broadwell's Drug Store, (restoration) Springfield, IL
1979 2
Box.FF 1.7 (OS)
Chicago Bar Association, Chicago, IL
1983 1
Box.FF 1.8 (OS)
Chicago Mercantile Exchange, Chicago, IL
1987 1
Box.FF 1.9 (OS)
Defrees & Friske, Chicago, IL
1988 1
Box.FF 1.10 (OS)
First National Bank of Chicago, Chicago, IL
1989 1
Box.FF 1.11 (OS)
Gretchen Bellinger Inc., New York, NY
1976-1980 2
Box.FF 1.12 (OS)
Grippo & Elden Law Offices, Chicago, IL
1990 1
Box.FF 1.13 (OS)
Harris Bank, Chicago, IL
1976 1
Box.FF 1.14 (OS)
Illinois Housing Development Authority, Chicago, IL
1979 1
Box.FF 1.15 (OS)
Illinois National Bank, Springfield, IL
1975 1
Box.FF 1.16 (OS)
Knoll International Inc. Showroom. Chicago, IL
1977 1
Box.FF 1.17 (OS)
La Salle Partners Inc., Chicago, IL
1982 1
Box.FF 1.18 (OS)
Mahoney, Hawkes & Goldings Law Offices, Boston, MA
1989 1
Box.FF 1.19 (OS)
Mayer, Brown & Platt Law Offices, Chicago, IL
1987 1
Box.FF 1.20 (OS)
Northwestern University School of Law, Chicago, IL
1984 1
Box.FF 1.21 (OS)
Graduate School Administrative Offices Northwestern University, Evanston, IL
1977 1
Box.FF 1.22 (OS)
Northwestern University Library, Evanston, IL
1970 1
Box.FF 1.23 (OS)
One Magnificent Mile apartment, Chicago, IL
1983 1
Box.FF 1.24 (OS)
One Main Place, lobby renovation, Dallas, TX
1986 1
Box.FF 1.25 (OS)
Powell/Kleinschmidt Inc., Chicago, IL
1977, 1986 2
Box.FF 1.26 (OS)
Prudential Insurance Company of America, Merrillville, IN
1978 1
Box.FF 1.27 (OS)
Ross apartment, Chicago, IL
1976 1
Box.FF 1.28 (OS)
Sears Bank and Trust Co., Chicago, IL
1974 1
Box.FF 1.29 (OS)
Steelcase/Stow and Davis, Atlanta, GA
1986 1
Box.FF 1.30 (OS)
Vanderbilt Gulfside apartment, Naples, FL
1980 1
Box.FF 1.31 (OS)
Van Meter residence, Springfield, IL
1976 2
Box.FF 1.32 (OS)
Woodwork Corporation of America, Chicago, IL
1988 1
Box.FF 1.33 (OS)
Wrigley Building, lobby renovation, Chicago, IL
1984 1






LOCATIONCONTENTSDATESITEMS

SERIES II: PROJECT PAPERS

ARTHUR ANDERSON CO., CHICAGO, IL:
Box.FF 2.7 (OS)
Drawings. Floor plans and TV table shop drawing.
1983, n.d. 14
Portf. 1.1 (OS)
Drawing. Break room, room layout sketch with notes. Graphite on tracing paper.
n.d. 1
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Drawings. Two piece T.V. table. Shop drawing from Touhy Furniture Co. Diazo print.
07/12/1983 1
Box.FF 2.1 (OS)
Budget recap with original room layout drawings.
01/1983-05/1983 6
Box.FF 2.2 (OS)
Budget summary with notes and changes.
05/23/1983 2
Box.FF 2.3 (OS)
Job memos.
04/29/1983-12/02/[1983], n.d. 11
Box.FF 2.4 (OS)
Client/architect correspondence, general.
01/11/1983-09/01/1983 10
Box.FF 2.5 (OS)
Contractor/architect correspondence and notes.
1983
Box.FF 2.6 (OS)
Product literature.
1978-1981, n.d.
Box.FF (OS)
Specifications
07/21/1983-08/09/1983 2

BELLINGER, KENNETH, RESIDENCE, SAINT SIMON'S ISLAND, GA:
Box.FF 2.9 (OS)
Correspondence and photographs. Hedrich-Blessing, photographer.
1976, c.1977, c.1981 21

DAYTON, KENNETH N., RESIDENCE, MINNEAPOLIS (WAYZATA), MN:
Flatf. 152 (OS)
Preliminary design drawings, plans and layouts. Originals and prints.
1987, 1996, n.d. 12
Flatf. 152 (OS)
Preliminary design drawings; furniture, millwork, carpets. Originals and prints.
1987, n.d. 48
Flatf. 67 (OS)
Design and presentation drawings; plans and layouts. Originals and prints.
1996, n.d. 18
Flatf. 152 (OS)
Design and presentation drawings; furniture, millwork, carpets. Originals and prints.
1987, 1996, 1997, n.d. 85
Flatf. 152 (OS)
Design drawings, record set; furniture and millwork. Prints.
1987 20
Flatf. 67 (OS)
Base building drawings. Prints.
1969, 1996, n.d. 6
Flatf. 67 (OS)
Working drawings; furniture, millwork, carpet, details, and electrical. Prints.
1987 25

FREEHLING AND COMPANY, CHICAGO, IL:
Box.FF 2.10 (OS)
Budget.
08/30/1983-02/07/1984, n.d. 8
Box.FF 2.11 (OS)
Notes.
1983, n.d.
Box.FF 2.12 (OS)
Scope of renovation report.
07/21/1983 1
Box.FF 2.13 (OS)
Discovery questionnaires and notes.
06/1983-08/1983, n.d.
Box.FF 2.14 (OS)
Client/architect correspondence, general.
12/28/1983-02/07/1984 4
Box.FF 2.15 (OS)
Contractor/architect correspondence, general.
10/12/1983-12/28/1983, n.d. 9

GRETCHEN BELLINGER INC., GENERAL PROJECTS:
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Budgets and schedule. Photocopy.
c.12/1982 1
Box.FF 2.16 (OS)
Meeting report
07/13/1981-07/15/1981 1

GRETCHEN BELLINGER APARTMENT, 227 EAST FIFTY SEVENTH STREET 5B, NEW YORK, NY:
Box.FF 3.1 (OS)
Budgets, estimates.
08/05/1981, n.d. 2
Box.FF 3.2 (OS)
Memos and notes.
08/06/1981-10/06/1981, n.d.
Box.FF 3.3 (OS)
Client/architect correspondence, general.
11/11/1981-07/27/1982 8
Box.FF 3.4 (OS)
Contractor/architect correspondence, general.
1981, n.d.
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Drawings. Credenza, bookcase, desk and dresser. Shop drawing, woodwork drawings by Highland Park Millwork, Inc. Diazo print.
09/30/1981 4
Portf. 1.2 (OS)
Drawing. Kitchen elevations. Shop drawing by Dwyer Products Corp. Diazo print.
08/04/1981 1
Box.FF 3.5 (OS)
Drawings. Miscellaneous.
07/28/1981-10/26/[1981], n.d. 11
Box.FF 3.6 (OS)
Bid proposal, H. Marks Construction Company.
10/05/1981, 10/13/1981 2
Box.FF 3.7 (OS)
Photographs. Coffee table and bathroom fixtures. Color Polaroids.
n.d. 7

GRETCHEN BELLINGER INC., DESIGN CENTER, WASHINGTON DC:
Box.FF 3.8 (OS)
Office memos and notes.
12/01/1982-07/12/1983, n.d.
Box.FF 3.9 (OS)
Correspondence. Rust, Orling and Neale, Architects.
1982-1983 25
Box.FF 3.10 (OS)
Client/architect correspondence, general.
1981-1984
Box.FF 3.11-3.12 (OS)
Contractor/architect correspondence, general.
1980-1983
Box.FF 3.13 (OS)
Drawings. Elevation and section of platform; plans; interior rendering; miscellaneous sketches.
n.d. 11
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Floor plan and reflected ceiling plan elevation. Working drawing, Drawings A-1 and A-2. Blueline print.
07/23/1982 2
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Floor plan, reflected ceiling plan, schedules, interior elevations and details. Working drawing sheet 1 and sheet 2. Blueline print.
12/22/1982 2
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Drawings. Electrical plan lighting, electrical plan. Working drawings TE-1 and TE-2. Blueline print.
n.d. 2
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Mechanical floor plan, M-1. Working drawing by Rust, Orling and Neale Architects, with Shefferman and Bigelson Co. engineers. Blueline print.
12/22/1982 1
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Power, part electrical riser diagram. Working drawing by Rust, Orling and Neale Architects, with Shefferman and Bigelson Co. engineers. Blueline print.
12/22/1982 1
Box.FF 3.14 (OS)
Contracts and bid documents.
1982-1983
Box.FF 3.15 (OS)
The Design Center Perspective Newsletter and Design Center promotional information booklet.
06/1982, 06/02/1982 2
Box.FF 3.16 (OS)
Photographs. Model views, black and white.
n.d. 2
Portf. 1.2 (OS)
Negative. Rendering of Gretchen Bellinger, Inc. Design Center showroom.
n.d. 1

GRETCHEN BELLINGER, INC., EXECUTIVE OFFICE, WAREHOUSE AND STUDIO, 330 E. 59TH ST., NEW YORK, NY:
Box.FF 4.1-4.2 (OS)
Budget and financial papers.
1979-1982
Box.FF 4.3 (OS)
Office notes, memorandum, reports.
1978-1980, n.d. 16
Box.FF 4.4 (OS)
Client/architect correspondence, general.
1977-1979
Box.FF 4.5 (OS)
Client/architect correspondence, general.
1980-1983
Box.FF 4.6-4.7 (OS)
Contractor/architect correspondence, general.
1977-1981
Box.FF 4.8 (OS)
Miscellaneous drawings.
08/11/1978, 12/03/1979, n.d. 6
Portf. 1.3 (OS)
Drawings.
Includes: typical floor plan; Dwyer kitchen roughing-in detail; floor plan with furniture layout.
1972-1977, n.d. 4
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Drawings. Credenza and table desk, architectural reference drawing CM-4 and CM-5. Shop drawing by Woodwork Corporation of America. Diazo print.
08/06/1981 1
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Drawings. Conference table, coffee table, executive desk tops. Shop drawing by Woodwork Corporation of America. Diazo print.
07/08/1981 3
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Drawings. Conference table. Shop drawing by Woodwork Corporation of America. Diazo print.
10/10/1982 1
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Drawings. Dwyer kitchen roughing-in detail, shop drawing A-1 through A-3 and E-1 by Dwyer Products Corporation. Diazo print.
09/20/1977 7
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Drawings. Lighting fixtures by Lam, Inc. Shop drawing by Morr Sharp, Inc. Diazo print.
10/06/1980 1
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Drawings. Planting plan. Sepia print.
n.d. 1
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Drawings. Reflected ceiling, drawing A-3. Diazo print.
08/20/1979 2
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Drawings. Storage units, Elevations and sections. Drawing A-5. Sepia print.
10/03/1977 1
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Drawings. Storage units, shop drawing from Lundia. Diazo print.
11/04/1977 1
Box.FF 4.9 (OS)
Contract and bid documents.
1977-1981
Box.FF 4.10 (OS)
Makower, John. 1983. Office Style. United the Magazine of the Friendly Skies, (September, 1983). pp.50-64.
09/1983 1
Box.FF 4.11 (OS)
Photographs. Furniture, photocopies.
n.d. 2
Box.FF 4.11 (OS)
Miscellany.
n.d. 2

GRETCHEN BELLINGER, INC., SHOWROOM, SPACE 500, 979 THIRD AVENUE, NEW YORK, NY:
Box.FF 5.1 (OS)
Budget and expenses.
1976-1977 12
Box.FF 5.2 (OS)
Job memos
1981, n.d. 6
Box.FF (OS)
Client/architect correspondence, general.
1976
Box.FF (OS)
Client/architect correspondence, general.
1977-1984
Box.FF 5.5-5.7 (OS)
Contractor/architect correspondence, general.
1976-1982
Box.FF 5.8 (OS)
Drawings. Floor plans of fourth and parts of seventh floors, 979 third Ave. building. Photocopies.
n.d. 3
Portf. 1.4 (OS)
Drawings.
Includes: Ceiling panels for showroom; storage module for showroom and floor plan with new display arrangement; display panels boards; marble tile floor plan; sidewall storage cabinet sliding mirror doors and showroom renovation and air conditioning plan; Vista sliding wardrobe mirror door.
1976-1983 8
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Drawings. Grant 5300 Hanger by Grant Pulley and Hardware Corporation. Shop drawing by Semel Goldman, Inc. Blueline print.
10/18/1978 1
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Drawings. Plans, elevations and F.S details, drawing from Union Port Glass Co., Inc. Blueline print.
10/30/1978, 07/21/1981 2
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Drawings. Sliding door for Gretchen Bellinger's office, working drawing SK-401. Blue line print.
09/15/1978 1
Box.FF 5.9 (OS)
Contract and bid documents.
1976, n.d. 13
Box.FF 5.10 (OS)
Fabric with architectural tailoring: Gretchen Bellinger debuts in New York. Reprint from Interiors magazine (October, 1976). Article on showroom.
10/1976 1

GRETCHEN BELLINGER, INC., DUNBAR SHOWROOM, THE MERCHANDISE MART, CHICAGO IL:
Box.FF 5.11 (OS)
Proposed sublease space. Correspondence and memorandum.
06/02/1981-07/27/1981 3

GRETCHEN BELLINGER, INC., HOUSTON TEXAS SHOWROOM:
Box.FF 5.12 (OS)
Correspondence.
10/06/1981 1

GRETCHEN BELLINGER, INC., INCONTRI VENEZIA SHOWROOM, PALAZZO GRASSI, VENICE, ITALY:
Box.FF 5.13-5.14 (OS)
Correspondence and promotional materials.
12/16/1980-06/23/1981 3

GRETCHEN BELLINGER, INC., TORONTO CANADA SHOWROOM:
Box.FF 5.15 (OS)
Office papers and correspondence
11/30/1982-08/18/1983 6

HEWITT ASSOCIATES LINCOLNSHIRE, IL:
Box.FF 5.16 (OS)
Agendas, memos, notes.
1979 1
Box.FF 6.1 (OS)
Client/architect correspondence, general.
04/20/1979-04/07/1980 11
Box.FF 6.2 (OS)
Contractor/architect correspondence, general.
1979-1980
Box.FF 6.3 (OS)
Drawings. Floor plans and office layouts.
1979-1980 1
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Drawing. Vinyl wrapped credenzas. Shop drawing, by Woodwork Corporation of America. Diazo print.
02/22/1980 1
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Drawing. Elevation of Awards wall, working drawing. Diazo print.
03/18/1980 1
Box.FF 6.4 (OS)
Hewitt Associates corporate promotional brochure. 12pp.
n.d. 1

INTERFACE FLOORING SYSTEMS, INC., LOCATION UNKNOWN:
Box.FF 6.5 (OS)
Exploratory research report for Interface.
12/1983 1
Box.FF 6.6 (OS)
Meeting notes.
01/13/1983-01/13/1884 4
Box.FF 6.7 (OS)
Client/architect correspondence, general.
10/13/1983-04/05/1984 9
Box.FF 6.8 (OS)
Contractor/architect correspondence, general.
1984
Flatf. 41 (OS)
Drawing. Floor plan, working drawing. Diazo print.
n.d. 1
Box.FF 6.9 (OS)
Drawings. Tables. Photocopy.
04/06/1984 1
Box.FF 6.10 (OS)
Publicity.
n.d. 5
Box.FF 6.11 (OS)
Color photographs.
c.1984, n.d. 5

KOGUT RESIDENCE, EVANSTON, IL:
Box.FF 6.12 (OS)
Budget and notes.
1979, n.d. 3
Box.FF 6.13 (OS)
Client/architect correspondence, general.
01/09/1977-05/05/1980 5
Box.FF 6.14 (OS)
Contractor/architect correspondence, general.
1978-1981
Box.FF 6.15 (OS)
Drawing. Piano bench working drawings. Graphite on paper and photocopies.
04/26/1978, 05/18/1978, n.d. 3
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Drawing. Desk etc. Shop drawing by Woodwork Corporation of America. Diazo print.
05/24/1978 1
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Drawing. Sofa. Shop drawing by Woodwork Corporation of America. Diazo print.
05/24/1978 1
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Drawing. Wallshelves and night table. Shop drawing by Woodwork Corporation of America. Diazo print.
05/24/1978 1

KRUEGER COLOR PROGRAM SHOWROOM, MERCHANDISE MART, CHICAGO, IL:
Box.FF 6.16 (OS)
Client/architect correspondence and Contractor/architect, general.
1979-1981

MAYER BROWN & PLATT, 190 S. LASALLE BUILDING, CHICAGO, IL:
Flatf. 152 (OS)
Logo design. Prints.
n.d. 2
Flatf. 152 (OS)
Various and unidentified floors. Preliminary design drawings, plans and elevations. Originals.
1993, n.d. 7
Flatf. 152 (OS)
Various and unidentified floors. Design and schematic drawings, plans and elevations. Originals and prints.
1985, n.d. 6
Flatf. 67 (OS)
Various and unidentified floors. Design drawings, plans and elevations. Originals and prints.
1985, n.d. 11
Flatf. 67 (OS)
Various and unidentified floors. Presentation drawings, plans, elevations, and renderings. Prints.
n.d. 8
RT ? (OS)
Various and unidentified floors. Presentation drawing, plans, and elevations. Print.
07/30/1985 1
Flatf. 67 (OS)
Various and unidentified floors. Working drawings, details. Originals.
1984-1985 2
Flatf. 152 (OS)
1st and 2nd floors. Preliminary design drawings, plans and layouts. Originals and prints.
1989, n.d. 13
Flatf. 152 (OS)
1st and 2nd floors. Preliminary design drawings, elevations. Originals.
1989, n.d. 27
Flatf. 152 (OS)
1st and 2nd floors. Preliminary design drawings, millwork, carpet, details. Originals.
1989, n.d. 17
Flatf. 152 (OS)
1st and 2nd floors. Design and schematic drawings, plans and elevations. Originals and prints.
1989, n.d. 15
Flatf. 152 (OS)
28th-40th floors. Preliminary design drawings, plans and layouts. Originals and prints.
1984-1985, 1989, n.d. 60
Flatf. 67 (OS)
28th-40th floors. Design and schematic drawings; plans, elevations and details. Originals and prints.
1985, 1987, 1990, n.d. 57
Flatf. 67 (OS)
32th-40th floors. Presentation drawings, plans. Prints.
n.d. 10
Flatf. 67 (OS)
32th-40th floors. Working drawings, architectural and structural; plans and details. Original and prints.
1984-1994, n.d. 37
Flatf. 67 (OS)
Library. Preliminary design drawings, design drawings, and working drawings; plans, etc. Originals and prints.
See also: 32nd-40th floors for related materials.
1984-1985 8
Flatf. 67 (OS)
Base building [190 S. LaSalle Building, Philip Johnson and John Burgee, architects]. Presentation drawings and working drawings; plans and elevations. Prints.
1984 17

NAPERVILLE MUNICIPAL CENTER, NAPERVILLE, IL:
RT 4a (OS)
Design drawings, plans and details.
1988-1990 21
RT 4a (OS)
Working drawings, plans.
1990, n.d. 16
RT 4a (OS)
Base building drawings, plans.
1988 6

ONE MAGNIFICENT MILE. 940-980 NORTH MICHIGAN AVE., CHICAGO, IL:
Model apartment and condo lobby.
Box.FF 6.17 (OS)
Budget and financial papers.
1983
Box.FF 6.18 (OS)
Scheduling and purchasing.
1983-1984, n.d.
Box.FF 6.19 (OS)
Reports and memos.
1983-1984, n.d.
Box.FF 6.20-6.21 (OS)
Client/architect correspondence, general.
1983
Box.FF 6.22 (OS)
Client/architect correspondence, general.
1984
Box.FF 7.1 (OS)
Contractor/architect correspondence, A.
1983-1984, n.d.
Box.FF 7.2 (OS)
Contractor/architect correspondence, A-B.
1983-1984, n.d.
Box.FF 7.3 (OS)
Contractor/architect correspondence, C.
1983-1984, n.d.
Box.FF 7.4 (OS)
Contractor/architect correspondence, D.
1983-1984, n.d.
Box.FF 7.5 (OS)
Contractor/architect correspondence, E.
1983-1984, n.d.
Box.FF 7.6 (OS)
Contractor/architect correspondence, F-G.
1983-1984, n.d.
Box.FF 7.7 (OS)
Contractor/architect correspondence, H.
1983-1984, n.d.
Box.FF 7.8 (OS)
Contractor/architect correspondence, I.
1983-1984, n.d.
Box.FF 7.9 (OS)
Contractor/architect correspondence, J.
1983-1984, n.d.
Box.FF 8.1 (OS)
Contractor/architect correspondence, K-L.
1983-1984, n.d.
Box.FF 8.2 (OS)
Contractor/architect correspondence, M-O.
1983-1984, n.d.
Box.FF 8.3 (OS)
Contractor/architect correspondence, P.
1983-1984, n.d.
Box.FF 8.4 (OS)
Contractor/architect correspondence, R.
1983-1984, n.d.
Box.FF 8.5 (OS)
Contractor/architect correspondence, S.
1983-1984, n.d.
Box.FF 8.6 (OS)
Contractor/architect correspondence, T-Z.
1983-1984, n.d.
Box.FF 8.7 (OS)
Contractor/architect correspondence, miscellaneous A-Z.
1983-1984, n.d.
Box.FF 8.8 (OS)
Drawings.
Includes: List of shop drawings; manager's storage closet, working drawing; receiving room shelving, furniture layout, SK-1, graphite on paper; Sales office, miscellaneous working drawings and furniture layouts, graphite on paper and photocopies.
1983 11
Portf. 1.5 (OS)
Drawings.
Includes: ash urn for lobby; lobby details; planters; shelving; sales office, sketches of furniture layout; sculpture pedestal for lobby; artwork floor plan.
1983-1984 15
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Drawing. Bronze gallery table for lobby, shop drawing by Custom Design, Inc. Photocopy.
11/14/1983 1
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Drawing. Coffee table for lobby, shop drawing by Equipment Manufacturing Co. Diazo print.
12/06/1983 1
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Drawing. Custom light fixtures, profile of marble disc for wall sconce in lobby, shop drawing by Cooper Design/Nova Industries, Inc. Diazo print.
02/13/1984 1
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Drawing. Doorman's consul, shop drawing by Equipment Manufacturing Co. Diazo print.
11/21/1983 1
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Drawing. Doormat layout, shop drawing by Equipment Manufacturing Co. Diazo print.
12/13/1983 1
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Drawing. Lobby detail, shop drawing by Equipment Manufacturing Co. Diazo print.
02/24/1984 1
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Drawing. Marble shelf for inner lobby, shop drawing by Milwaukee Marble Diazo print.
02/10/1984 1
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Drawing. Planter bench for swim club, working drawing. Diazo print.
12/20/1983 1
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Drawing. Settee for lobby, shop drawing by Equipment Manufacturing Co. Diazo print.
12/06/1983 1
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Drawing. Special light fixture in lobby, shop drawing by Cooper Design/Nova Industries, Inc. Diazo print.
11/17/1983 1
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Drawing. Wall sconce for lobby, elevation working drawing F-1. Photocopy.
02/10/1984 1
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Drawing. Wall sconce for lobby, elevation working drawing. Diazo print.
01/18/1984 1
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Drawing. Vestibule storage closet, shop drawing by Equipment Manufacturing Co. Sepia print.
10/31/1983 1
Box.FF (OS)
Photographs. Interior views, including some by Hedrich-Blessing.
c.1982 21

PAUL STUART CHICAGO, JOHN HANCOCK CENTER, CHICAGO, IL:
Flatf. (OS)
Preliminary design drawings, plans and details.
1988-1990 21
Flatf. (OS)
Design drawings, plans and details.
1988-1990 21
Flatf. (OS)
Working drawings, plans.
1990, n.d. 16

PRUDENTIAL INSURANCE COMPANY OF NORTH AMERICA, MID-ATLANTIC HOME OFFICE, MERRILLVILLE IN:
Box.FF 8.10 (OS)
Art program and policies.
Box.FF 8.11 (OS)
Budget and financial documents.
1977-1978, n.d.
Box.FF 9.1 (OS)
Meeting agendas and minutes.
1976-1978
Box.FF 9.2-9.3 (OS)
Memoranda.
1976-1978
Box.FF 9.4 (OS)
Notes: accessories, carpet.
1977-1979, n.d.
Box.FF 9.5 (OS)
Notes: electrical and terminal outlets.
1977-1978, n.d.
Box.FF 9.6 (OS)
Notes: furnishings and fabric.
1978, n.d.
Box.FF 9.7 (OS)
Notes: interior plantings, lockers, windows.
1978, n.d.
Box.FF 9.8 (OS)
Notes: Steelcase files and workstations.
1978, n.d.
Box.FF 9.9 (OS)
Notes: miscellaneous.
1977-1979, n.d.
Box.FF 9.10 (OS)
Architect/architect correspondence, general.
1977-1978
Box.FF 10.1 (OS)
Client/architect correspondence, general.
1977
Box.FF 10.2-10.7 (OS)
Client/architect correspondence, general.
1978
Box.FF 11.1 (OS)
Client/architect correspondence, general.
1979
Box.FF 11.2-11.3 (OS)
Client/architect invoices.
1978-1979
Box.FF 11.4 (OS)
Contractor/architect correspondence, A-B.
1977-1979
Box.FF 11.5 (OS)
Contractor/architect correspondence, C.
1977-1979
Box.FF 11.6 (OS)
Contractor/architect correspondence, D.
1977, n.d.
Box.FF 11.7 (OS)
Contractor/architect correspondence, F.
1978-1979
Box.FF 12.1 (OS)
Contractor/architect correspondence, G-I.
1977-1978, n.d.
Box.FF 12.2 (OS)
Contractor/architect correspondence, J-L.
c.1975, 1977-1978
Box.FF 12.3 (OS)
Contractor/architect correspondence, M-P.
1977-1979, n.d.
Box.FF 12.4 (OS)
Contractor/architect correspondence, R-Sp.
1977-1978, n.d.
Box.FF 12.5-12.6 (OS)
Contractor/architect correspondence, Steelcase.
1975-1978, n.d.
Box.FF 12.7 (OS)
Contractor/architect correspondence, Stem-T.
1977-1978
Box.FF 13.1 (OS)
Contractor/architect correspondence, W.
1977-1978
Box.FF 13.2 (OS)
Contractor/architect correspondence, miscellaneous.
1975-1978
Box.FF 13.3 (OS)
Drawings. Architectural signage, art work, carpet, floor plans.
Aperture cards.
1978 15
Box.FF 13.4 (OS)
Drawings. Paperflo, painting revisions, window treatments.
Aperture cards.
1978 8
Box.FF 13.5 (OS)
Drawings. Architectural signage; associate general managers office; building cores; buyer's office; cafeteria; carpet.
Photocopies and graphite on paper.
1978, n.d.
Box.FF 13.6 (OS)
Drawings. Chryssa artwork; conference room; consumer affairs; electrical and telephone; employee library; fabric panels; files and storage.
Photocopies and graphite on paper.
1976-1978
Box.FF 13.7 (OS)
Drawings. Correspondence trays; sofa lounge; law library; lockers; mail storage; manager's office; Paperflo units.
Photocopies and graphite on paper.
1976-1978
Box.FF 13.8 (OS)
Drawings. Personnel; planting; purchasing; tables and desks; workstations; window treatments.
Photocopies and graphite on paper.
1976-1978
Box.FF 13.9 (OS)
Drawings. Workstations.
Photocopies.
1978
Box.FF 13.10 (OS)
Drawings. Vending; vice president's office; miscellaneous.
Photocopies.
1978
Portf. 1.6 (OS)
Drawings.
Includes: carpet plan; fabric wall plans;
1978, n.d. 10
Portf. 1.7 (OS)
Drawings.
Includes: locker sketches; office layouts.
n.d. 7
Portf. 1.8 (OS)
Drawings.
Includes: workstations and unidentified sketch.
1977, n.d. 11
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Architectural signage, pylon and plaques, elevation and section Diazo print.
10/02/1978
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Associate general managers bookcase, shop drawing Diazo print.
06/31/1978
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Bookcase, wall hung, shop drawing BK 1, BK 2 Diazo print.
05/16/1978
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Cafeteria, banquet, shop drawings BQ 1, BQ 2, BQ 3, BQ 4. Diazo print.
06/01/1978
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Conference rooms, table, shop drawings TA 24, TA 25. Diazo print.
05/31/1978
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Consumer affairs, counters, shop drawing CN 2. Diazo print.
06/16/1978
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Credenza, shop drawings CR 1, CR 2, CR 3R, CR 3L, CR 5. Diazo print.
05/31/1978
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Desks shop drawings DE 2, DE 3L, DE 3R, DE 4. Diazo print.
05/31/1978
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Fabric panels, for rooms 3025 and 3036, shop drawing by J. Berman Associates, Inc. Diazo print.
05/31/1978
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Fabric panels, shop drawings by J Berman Associates, Inc. Diazo print.
07/12/1978
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Files and storage, mobile files, shop drawing. Diazo print.
05/31/1978
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Floor plan, artwork locations. Photocopy and ink.
04/26/1978 3
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Floor plan, showing location of fabric panels. Photocopy and ink.
c.10/1977, 01/1978 2
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Floor plan, 2nd floor. Photocopy and ink.
n.d.
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Locker plan. Penco drawings, shop drawing. Diazo print.
05/22/1978, 06/26/1978
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Mail station, shop drawing. Diazo print.
06/01/1978 1
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Media room, counters, drawing CN 1, shop drawing. Diazo print.
05/31/1978 1
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Shelf, assembly, shop drawing CR 4. Diazo print.
05/31/1978
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Tables, drawings TA 1, TA 2, TA 3, TA 5, TA 6, shop drawing. Diazo print.
06/16/1978
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Tables, table base, shop drawing E36 by Fixture Manufacturing Co. Diazo print.
07/25/1978
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Tables, Domino Cube table, shop drawing TA 14. Diazo print.
05/17/1978
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Tables, Grommeter table, shop drawing by Woodwork Corp. of America. Sepia print.
09/11/1978
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Television enclosure, drawing TA 14, shop drawing. Diazo print.
05/31/1978
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Vending machine cover, shop drawing GF 52. Diazo print.
06/01/1978
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Miscellaneous items, drawings GT 1, TB 1, FI 1, FI 2. Diazo prints.
07/17/1978
Box.FF 13.11, 14.1 (OS)
Furnishings and accessories inventories.
n.d.
Box.FF 14.2-14.9, 15.1-15.2 (OS)
Specifications, contracts and bid documents.
c.1978, 1978
Box.FF 15.3 (OS)
Material schedules.
1978
Box.FF 15.4-15.5 (OS)
Specifications: furniture.
1978
Box.FF 15.6, 16.1 (OS)
Specifications: workstations.
1977, n.d.
Box.FF 16.2 (OS)
Specifications: various.
1978, n.d.
Box.FF 16.3 (OS)
Planning guides.
n.d.
Box.FF 16.4 (OS)
Storage summary.
1977
Box.FF 16.5 (OS)
Schedules.
1977-1978
Box.FF 16.6 (OS)
Miscellaneous.
1977-1978
Box.FF 16.7 (OS)
Photographs. Construction views, interior views, and miscellaneous.
Interior views are photocopies of Hedrich-Blessing prints.
1977-1978 46
Box.FF 16.8 (OS)
Publicity.
c.1978 2
Box.FF 16.9 (OS)
Research materials.
Includes photographs and printed materials related to other Prudential offices, including the Southwest Home Office.
n.d.

PRUDENTIAL INSURANCE COMPANY OF AMERICA PLYMOUTH, MN:
Photographs. Interiors.
Photocopies of Hedrich-Blessing prints.
c.1981 51


THRASH RESIDENCE. SEABROOK, TX:
Box.FF 16.11 (OS)
Office papers, general.
n.d.
Box.FF 16.12 (OS)
Financial papers and budget.
1971-1978, n.d.
Box.FF 16.13, 17.1 (OS)
Memos and notes.
1977-1979, n.d.
Box.FF 17.2 (OS)
Client/architect correspondence.
1971-1980
Box.FF 17.3 (OS)
Contractor/architect correspondence, A-I.
1971-1980
Box.FF 17.4 (OS)
Contractor/architect correspondence, J-Z.
1971-1980
Box.FF 17.5 (OS)
Drawings. Day bed for living room and floor plan.
1977, n.d. 2
Portf. 1.9 (OS)
Drawing. Carpet plan sketch.
n.d. 1
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Dining room buffet and table, shop drawing from Woodwork Corporation of America. Diazo print.
05/11/1979 1
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Dining room buffet and table, shop drawing from Woodwork Corporation of America. Diazo print.
06/15/1979 1
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Floor plan, scheme #3, [?]. Diazo print.
02/02/1977 3
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Floor plans, unlabeled. Photocopies.
n.d. 2
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Plat of survey. Diazo print.
09/11/1967 1
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Perspective drawing of headboard for master bedroom. Diazo print.
08/31/1971 1
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Preliminary lighting scheme. Diazo print.
02/02/1977 1
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Tables: (2) ta-6,(1)ta-7 and ta-8, shop drawing from Woodwork Corporation of America. Diazo print.
09/12/1978 1
Box.FF 17.6 (OS)
Photographs. Existing structure before remodeling.
Color photographs.
n.d. 11

VANDERBILT GULFSIDE APARTMENT (NUMBER 603-C). NAPLES FL:
Flatf. 67 (OS)
Drawing. Apartment floor plan.
Ink on paper architectural drawing. Drawn by Powell/Kleinschmidt.
05/22/1979 1
Flatf. 67 (OS)
Drawing. Bedroom elevations and sections.
Sepia architectural reprographic print. Original drawn by Powell/Kleinschmidt.
08/02/1979 1
Flatf. 67 (OS)
Drawing. Bedroom plan and interior elevations.
Ink on tracing paper architectural drawing. Drawn by Powell/Kleinschmidt.
09/07/1979 1
Box.FF 17.7 (OS)
Product samples, receipts, and notes.
1979-1993, n.d.
Box.FF 17.8 (OS)
Photographs. Interiors.
Photocopies of Hedrich-Blessing photos.
c.1980 25

VAN METER RESIDENCE. SPRINGFIELD, IL:
Box.FF 17.9 (OS)
Budget and financial papers.
1974-1975, n.d.
Box.FF 17.10 (OS)
Notes.
1973-1978, n.d.
Box.FF 17.11 (OS)
Client/architect correspondence.
1978
Box.FF 17.12 (OS)
Contractor/architect correspondence, A-H.
1968-1978
Box.FF 17.13 (OS)
Contractor/architect correspondence, I-Z.
1974-1978
Box.FF 18.1 (OS)
Product literature.
1969-1973, n.d.
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Drawing. Ann Van Meter's bedroom, shop drawing, millwork from Acme Woodwork. Photocopy.
06/19/1978 1
Flatf. 41? (OS)
Drawing. Ann Van Meter's bedroom, plan and elevation. Photocopy.
02/21/1978 1
Portf. 4.5 (OS)
Drawings.
Includes: Carpeted bench for Andy Van Meter, working drawing; furniture layouts and elevations; lamp for Hansen Lamps, graphite on tracing paper; master bedroom table, working drawing.
1974-1978 10
Portf. 4.6 (OS)
Printed materials. "Coming of age in Springfield." Tearsheet from Residential Interiors. January/February 1976.
1/1976-2/1976 1
Portf. 4.7 (OS)
Photographs. Interiors and furniture.
Includes color poloroid of chest from Karl Mann Associates and photocopies of Hedrich-Blessing interiors.
05/17/1974 10






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SERIES III: MATERIAL SAMPLES

ARTHUR ANDERSON CO. CHICAGO, IL:
Portf. 2.1-2.2 (OS)
Colors and materials sample presentation portfolio.
Includes carpet, fabric, leather, paint and tile.
07/21/1983 1
Portf. 2.3 (OS)
Two way T.V. table mock-up.
n.d. 1

BELLINGER, KENNETH RESIDENCE, SAINT SIMON'S ISLAND, GA:
Portf. 2.4-2.5 (OS)
Colors and materials presentation portfolio.
Includes carpet, drapery, fabric, laminate, leather, paint and wood for living room, dinning room, study, master bedroom, guest bedroom and bathroom.
n.d. 1

GRETCHEN BELLINGER, INC:
Portf. 2.6-2.7 (OS)
Fabric and paint
10/01/1981, n.d. 7

HEWITT ASSOCIATES LINCOLNSHIRE, IL:
Portf. 2.8 (OS)
Paint and wall treatments
n.d. 8

KRUEGER COLOR PROGRAM SHOWROOM, MERCHANDISE MART, CHICAGO, IL:
Portf. 2.9 (OS)
Paint and laminate color samples.
04/26/1979, n.d. 2

MAYER, BROWN AND PLATT LAW OFFICE, CHICAGO, IL:
Portf. 2.10 (OS)
Carpet, fabric and leather, with fabric finish schedule.
1986-1987 9

ONE MAGNIFICENT MILE, 940-980 NORTH MICHIGAN AVE., CHICAGO, IL:
Portf. 3.1 (OS)
Fabric and metal.
1983 3

PRUDENTIAL INSURANCE COMPANY OF NORTH AMERICA, MID-ATLANTIC HOME OFFICE, MERRILLVILLE IN:
Portf. 3.2-3.12 (OS)
Carpet, fabric, vinyl, laminate, leather, paint, tile, wood, Steelcase desk and locker samples.
n.d. 45

THRASH RESIDENCE, SEABROOK, TX:
Portf. 3.13 (OS)
Fabric, leather and paint.
n.d. 5

VANDERBILT GULFSIDE APARTMENT, NAPLES FL:
Portf. 3.14-3.18 (OS)
Carpet, fabric for Naples sofa, metal, paint, and wall treatments.
1979, c.1979-1980, 1993 11
Portf. 3.19 (OS)
Fabric.
c.1979-1980 2
Portf. 4.1-4.4 (OS)
Plastic laminate and tile.
c.1979-1980 15
Portf. 5 (OS)
Fabric.
1980-1981, n.d. 22

VANMETER RESIDENCE, SPRINGFIELD, IL:
Portf. 4.5 (OS)
Leather.
n.d. 2

UNIDENTIFIED PROJECT:
Portf. 4 (OS)
Zippered fabric cover.
Possibly for Arthur Anderson, Ken Bellinger, or Gretchen Bellinger Inc. projects.
n.d. 1







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