Carl R. Traver. Photographic Portfolio of Architectural Projects

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CARL R. TRAVER. PHOTOGRAPHIC PORTFOLIO OF ARCHITECTURAL PROJECTS
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Call Number: D.297
Dates: ca. 1920s
Physical Description: 1 box
Language(s): Materials are in English
Repository: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester

Table of Contents:

Biographical/Historical Note
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Access
Use
Citation
Content List
Collection Overview
Title: CARL R. TRAVER. PHOTOGRAPHIC PORTFOLIO OF ARCHITECTURAL PROJECTS
Call Number: D.297
Dates: ca. 1920s
Physical Description: 1 box
Language(s): Materials are in English
Repository: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester

Biographical/Historical Note
Carl R. Traver was born in Rochester in 1890 and was a charter member of the Rochester Society of Architects. Between 1909 and 1917 he worked as a draftsman and delineator for the architectural firms of Gordon and Madden, and Hutchison and Cutler. He entered professional practice as an architect in 1919, and was associated with the firms of Gordon and Kaelber, and John Pike and Son. In addition to the buildings which are depicted in this portfolio, Traver also designed buildings for the Gleason Works, the Castle Wilmot Company, the Graflex Company and the Ritter Clark Memorial at RIT. The portfolio contains both photographs and reproductions of renderings designed by Travers.

Immediate Source of Acquisition
Purchased from Thomas Cullen, January 24, 2003. Alma Burner Creek Fund.Access
The CARL R. TRAVER. PHOTOGRAPHIC PORTFOLIO OF ARCHITECTURAL PROJECTS is open for research use. Researchers are advised to contact Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation prior to visiting. Upon arrival, researchers will also be asked to fill out a registration form and provide photo identification.Use
Reproductions are made upon request but can be subject to restrictions. Permission to publish materials from the collection must currently be requested. Please note that some materials may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the researcher's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections. For more information contact rarebks@library.rochester.eduCitation
[Item title, item date], CARL R. TRAVER. PHOTOGRAPHIC PORTFOLIO OF ARCHITECTURAL PROJECTS, D.297, Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester
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Content List
Contents:
1. The Baptist Temple, Rochester, NY
Main Church Entrance
Choir Gallery Pulpit
Auditorium
Women
Progress designs (5) Gordon Kaelber, Carl R. Traver
2. O'Conner, Frank P. Esq.: Traver design, rendering by John Wenrich
3. Clingen, John J. Esq.: Sandringham Road, Brighton, NY
4. Daley, William C.: Ambassador Drive, Brighton, NY
Patio
Main Hall Stairs
Sun Room from Living Room
Breakfast Room
Gold Bath Room
5. Neville, Earl J. Esq.: Ambassador Drive, Brighton, NY
Living Sun Rooms
Library
Dining Room
Master Bed Room Boudoir
6. Robus, Leroy A.: Knollwood Drive, Pittsford, NY
7. Higgins, F.L.: Trevor Court Road, Brighton, NY
8. Bennett, B.G.: Ramsey Park
9. Gleason, Harold: Highland Heights
10. McAuliffe, James: East Boulevard
11. Pelham Road
12. Treman, Leonard: Corwin Road
13. Mason, A.F.: Sandringham Road, Brighton, NY
14. Traver, Carl R.: Cobbs Hill Drive
Service Entrance Gate
15. Boucher, Clarence K.: Cobbs Hill Drive
16. Forgie, Leon C.: Trevor Court Road, Brighton, NY
17. Dorchester Road
18. Raitel, Elmer: Trevor Court Road, Brighton, NY
Main Stairs
19. Clune, George H.: Mt. Hope Avenue
20. Dake, Laura E.: Newcastle Road
21. Grammercy Park
22. Carpenter, Dr. Frank M. Lake Avenue
23. Loeffler, Fred H. St. Paul Boulevard, Irondequoit
24. O'Hea, William J.: Canterbury Road
25. Bushnell, Charles S.: Corwin Road
26. Klink, Harold: Monroe Avenue
27. Carpenter, Lee B.: Washington Road, Pittsford, NY
28. Hickey, J.G.: St. Paul St.
29. Kittrell, James E.: Westminster Road
30. Burritt, Clyde: St. Paul Street
31. Bloomfield, H.B.: Alameda Street
32. Perrin, Dr. William: Highland Heights, City
Before
After
33. Smith, Dr. Arthur W:. Wilshire Drive, Brighton, NY
34. Hughes, Walter H.: Sagamore Drive, Irondequoit, NY
35. Fabry, Tillman: Southern Parkway, Brighton, NY
36. Potter, Carl S.: Claybourne Road, Brighton, NY
37. Robertson, Jarvis P.: Thurlow Road, Irondequoit, NY
38. Vaisey, Samuel: Thomas Avenue, Irondequoit, NY
Before
After
39. Jack, John: Southern Parkway, Brighton, NY
40. Carpenter, Lee B.: Washington Road, Pittsford, NY


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