Franklin

Great houses of New York, 1880-1930 / Michael C. Kathrens.

Author/Creator:
Kathrens, Michael C.
Publication:
New York : Acanthus Press, 2005.
Series:
Urban domestic architecture series
Format/Description:
Book
383 p. : ill. (some col.), plans ; 32 cm.
Subjects:
Mansions -- New York (State) -- New York.
Historic buildings -- New York (State) -- New York.
Architecture, Domestic -- New York (State) -- New York.
New York (N.Y.) -- Buildings, structures, etc.
Rich people -- Homes and haunts -- New York (State) -- New York.
Rich people -- New York (State) -- New York -- Biography.
Upper class -- New York (State) -- New York -- History.
New York (N.Y.) -- Biography.
Summary:
Architects and firms mentioned include: Allen & Collens; Barb, Cook & Willard; Carrère & Hastings; Ogden Codman; Delano & Aldrich; Robert W. Gibson; C.P.H. Gilbert; Maurice Hèbert; Hunt & Hunt; Richard Morris Hunt; Lord, Hewlett & Hull; Guy Lowell; McKim, Mead & White; Nathan C. Mellen; George Browne Post; James Gamble Rogers; Schickel & Ditmars; Frederick J. Sterner (Sterne & Wolfe); Trowbridge & Livingston; Horace Trumbauer; Walker & Gillette; Warren & Wetmore.
Contents:
William K. Vanderbilt, 660 5th Avenue
Cornelius Vanderbilt II, 1 West 57th Street
Henry Villard, 452 Madison Avenue
Ogden Mills, 2 East 69th Street
Collis P. Huntington, 2 East 57th Street
Isaac Stern, 858 5th Avenue
Mrs. William B. Astor, 840 5th Avenue
Henry Sloane, 9 East 72nd Street
Edward J. Berwind, 2 East 64th Street
Isaac D. Fletcher, 2 East 79th Street
Stuyvesant Fish, 25 East 78th Street
William Collins Whitney, 871 5th Avenue
Andrew Carnegie, 2 East 91st Street
James A. Burden, Jr., 7 East 91st Street
Marshall Orme Wilson, 3 East 64th Street
Joseph Pulitzer, 7-11 East 73rd Street
William Salomon, 1020 5th Avenue
Joseph Raphael De Lamar, 233 Madison Avenue
Morton Plant, 649 5th Avenue
Henry Phipps, 1063 5th Avenue
Charles M. Schwab, Riverside Drive and 72nd Street
John Henry Hammond, 9 East 91st Street
George J. Gould, 857 5th Avenue
Edward S. Harkness, 1 East 75th Street
William Andrews Clark, 960 5th Avenue
Felix Warburg, 1109 5th Avenue
Mrs. O.H.P. Belmont, 477 Madison Avenue
James B. Duke, 1 East 78th Street
Ogden Codman, Jr., 7 East 96th Street
William Starr Miller, 1048 5th Avenue
James Speyer, 1058 5th Avenue
Henry Clay Frick, 1 East 70th Street
Willard D. Straight, 1130 5th Avenue
Morton F. Plant, 1051 5th Avenue
George Blumenthal, 50 East 70th Street
C. Ledyard Blair, 2 East 70th Street
Francis F. Palmer, 69-75 East 93rd Street
Edith Fabbri, 7 East 95th Street
Arthur Curtiss James, 39 East 69th Street
William Henry and Cornelius V. Vanderbilt III, 640 Fifth Avenue
Otto Kahn, 1 East 91st Street
William Ziegler, 2 East 63rd Street
William Goadby Loew, 56 East 93rd Street.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 373-375) and index.
Local notes:
Athenaeum copy: Greenfield Fund bookplate.
ISBN:
0926494341 (alk. paper)
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