Includes the work of architects: McKim, Mead and White; Boring and Tilton; Ackerman and Ross; Albert Randolph Ross; H Van Buren Magonigle; Cass Gilbert; York and Sawyer; John Russell Pope; Charles Barton Keen; Hiss and Weekes; Wilson Eyre; Gordon Tracy and Swartwout; Aymar Embry II; Seymour Davis, Paul A. Davis 3rd; Henry Bacon; Walter F. Price; Cope and Stewardson; Charles Barton Keen; Trowbridge and Ackerman; Ewing and Chappell; Charles A. Platt; Albro and Lindeberg; Bosworth and Holden; Maynicke and Franke; Cram Goodhue and Ferguson; Frank Chouteau Brown; Richard Arnold Fisher; Stickney and Austin; John R. Hinchman and Walker & Hazzard; Parish and Schroeder; Frank Miles Day & Brother; Grosvenor Atterbury with John Almy Tompkins; Foster Gade and Graham; Hale and Rogers; Harry Creighton Ingalls, F. Burrall Hoffman; Hill and Stout.
"Each part contains ten drawings redrawn with the utmost care to accurate scale from the architects working drawings and verified with the work as executed."--Part 1, cover. Includes legend listing building materials. Includes photographs of the work as built. Drawings no. 83-84 are : "Main staircase at no. 712 Walnut St., Philadelphia, built about 1800. This with no. 714 being known as "York Houses."
Athenaeum copy bound into 4 volumes each containing 3 parts. Athenaeum copy: Gift of Sandra and Hyman Myers.