Army Mobilization Buildings: Miscellaneous Details

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Miscellaneous details for mobilization buildings in support of war efforts. They include details of skirting, detail of scuttle in ceiling, wardrobe elevation, bulletin board elevation, details of louvers, detail of bench, detail of screened ceiling vent, detail of coal box, details of shelf, roof framing plan at chimney, platform and ladder detail, and graphic scales.

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United States. Office of the Quartermaster General. Construction Division. May 3, 1941.

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Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc.

Established in 1957, the Tittle-Luther Partnership has been the premier architectural design firm in Abilene, Texas before and since merging in 2012 with Lubbock based Parkhill, Smith and Cooper Inc. The firm specializes in architecture and engineering. As one of Parkhill, Smith and Cooper’s regional offices, Tittle-Luther shares an architectural history that spans over 70 years and includes nine locations in Texas and New Mexico.

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  • Main Title: Army Mobilization Buildings: Miscellaneous Details
  • Added Title: Mobilization Buildings, Miscellaneous Details, Interior & Exterior Details: Plan Number 800-186
  • Series Title: Mobilization Buildings
  • Series Title: Military Buildings

Description

Miscellaneous details for mobilization buildings in support of war efforts. They include details of skirting, detail of scuttle in ceiling, wardrobe elevation, bulletin board elevation, details of louvers, detail of bench, detail of screened ceiling vent, detail of coal box, details of shelf, roof framing plan at chimney, platform and ladder detail, and graphic scales.

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1 technical drawing

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  • Accession or Local Control No: Plan Number 800-186
  • Accession or Local Control No: C2014-09-02a-03
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth1002229

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Abilene Library Consortium

Featuring thousands of newspapers, photographs, sound recordings, technical drawings, and much more, this diverse collection tells the story of Texas through the preservation and exhibition of valuable resources.

David S. Castle Architectural Drawings

More than 6,500 pages of architectural drawings and blueprints created primarily during the first half of the 20th century by the David S. Castle Company architecture firm.

World War Two Collection

These materials focus on WWII and the immediate postwar period of the late 1940s. In addition to materials created during the time period, materials may include modern studies and commemorative works about the era.

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  • May 3, 1941

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  • April 29, 2018, 10:56 p.m.

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  • May 9, 2018, 10:33 a.m.

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United States. Office of the Quartermaster General. Construction Division. Army Mobilization Buildings: Miscellaneous Details, item, May 3, 1941; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth1002229/: accessed August 20, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Tittle-Luther/Parkhill, Smith and Cooper, Inc..