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Monticello in measured drawings

Author: William L Beiswanger; Historic American Buildings Survey/Historic American Engineering Record.
Publisher: [Charlottesville, Va.] : Thomas Jefferson Memorial Foundation, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of detailed drawings, providing an architectural tour of Monticello. The drawings are provided by the Historic American Buildings Survey and the Historic American Engineering Record,  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Designs and plans
Named Person: Thomas Jefferson
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William L Beiswanger; Historic American Buildings Survey/Historic American Engineering Record.
ISBN: 1882886097 9781882886098
OCLC Number: 40061232
Notes: Thomas Jefferson Foundation notes:
Thomas Jefferson : a comprehensive, annotated bibliography (by Frank Shuffelton)
Foreword by Daniel P. Jordan. Beiswanger supplies architectural commentary to measured drawings made by a team of architects from the Historic American Buildings Survey. Drawings reveal many details of Monticello's construction, and commentary provides valuable information on TJ's plans for, construction, and use of the building. -- Frank Shuffelton.
Foreword / by Daniel P. Jordan -- Introduction -- Monticello in Measured Drawings : -- 1. Topographic map of Monticello mountain -- 2. Plan and southwest elevation of the house and terraces -- 3. Southwest elevation -- 4. Northeast elevation -- 5. Southeast elevation -- 6. Northwest elevation -- 7. First-floor plan -- 8. Second-floor plan -- 9. Third-floor plan -- 10. Roof plan -- 11. Cellar plan -- 12. Longitudinal section A-A -- 13. Longitudinal section B-B -- 14. Transverse section C-C -- 15. Transverse section D-D -- 16. Transverse section E-E -- 17. Entrance hall entablature -- 18. Parlor entablature -- 19. Bedroom entablature and moldings -- 20. Dining room entablature -- 21. Dining room moldings -- 22. Tea room entablature -- 23. Dome room moldings -- 24. Lower-level floor plan : southeast wing -- 25. Elevations of the southeast wing -- 26. Lower-level floor plan : northwest wing -- 27. Elevations of the northwest wing -- 28. Terrace elevations -- Chronology of Thomas Jefferson and Monticello.
Shuffelton Bibliography : Suppl. (1998)
Description: 79 p. : ill. ; 24 x 31 cm.
Responsibility: drawings by the Historic American Buildings Survey/Historic American Engineering Record, National Park Service ; architectural commentary by William L. Beiswanger ; foreword by Daniel P. Jordan.
Local System Bib Number:
5572
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