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Perspective view of Melson dwelling, Mason City, Iowa, 2 [picture]
Bib ID 3806561
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Online Versions
Description [ca. 1914 ] 
1 photographic reproduction of architectural drawing : b&w ; 22.1 x 14.4 cm. 
Series

Eric Milton Nicholls collection.

Notes

Part of the collection: Eric Milton Nicholls collection.

Title from acquisitions documentation.

Condition: Yellowing and creases upper corners.

Inscriptions: "J. G. Melson, Dwelling, Mason City, Iowa", "Walter Burley Griffin Architect"--Lower right; "Melson House","Full size"--In pencil on verso; "Walter Burley Griffin, Architect, Landscape Architect, Sydney, Chicago, Melbourne"--Stamped on verso.

Original drawing is ink on linen.--Beyond Architecture, 1998 p. 96.

Photograph probably taken by Walter Burley Griffin and Marion Mahony Griffin.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-150331655

Vernon inventory, Pt. III Box 3 p.

Related Material Eric Milton Nicholls papers; located at; National Library of Australia Manuscript collection MS 9957. 
Source of Acquisition Purchased from Marie and Glynn Nicholls, 2006. 
Subjects Melson, Joshua G. -- Homes and haunts -- Iowa -- Mason City -- Pictorial works.  |  Architecture, Domestic -- Iowa -- Mason City -- Designs and plans -- Pictorial works.  |  Dwellings -- Iowa -- Mason City -- Designs and plans -- Pictorial works.  |  Iowa -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- Designs and plans -- Pictorial works.
Other authors/contributors Griffin, Walter Burley, 1876-1937  |  Griffin, Marion Mahony, 1871-1961
Exhibited Exhibited: "The Dream of a Century : The Griffins in Australia's Capital" - Temporary Exhibition Gallery, National Library of Australia, 8 March 2013 - 10 June 2013. 

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