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building plans

 Subject
Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Scope Note: Orthographic drawings, prints, or sketches that depict a building, or sections of a building, on a horizontal plane.

Found in 13 Collections and/or Records:

Bridge plans (copies)

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2010-11
Overview This series is of Department of Public Works map copies of bridge plans from the WW II era.
Dates: 1939-1946

Cemetery project records

 Series — Box Department of Mental Health, Retardation, and Hospitals Cemetery Project records, 1974-2009 (2009-31)
Identifier: 2009-31
Overview The Department of Mental Health, Retardation and Hospitals cemetery project records consist of copies of correspondence, reports and photographs compiled and/or created by Chester A. Browning, Information Specialist of the Public Information Division.
Dates: 1880-2009; Majority of material found within 2004-2008

Commission on Dams and Reservoirs plans

 Series — Folder Drawer 6, Folder 3
Identifier: 1636-1456
Overview This series consist of dam plans for the period 1906-1912.
Dates: 1906-1912

Cranston Street Armory plans, 1986

 Sub-Series
Identifier: M-125
Overview (Copy) of original plans of Cranston Street Armory, showing 1st, 2nd, 3rd, basement floors, and auditorium. Ferland Corporation and Luigi Bianco, Design Associates.
Dates: 1986

Cranston Street Armory plans

 Series
Identifier: 1636-M-125
Overview (Copy) of original plans of Cranston Street Armory, showing 1st, 2nd, 3rd, basement floors, and auditorium. Ferland Corporation and Luigi Bianco, Design Associates.
Dates: 1986

Proposed Newport Military Installation color drawings, 1794

 Sub-Series
Scope and Contents This subseries consists of eight (8) color ganache drawings by engraver Rochefontaine of proposed military installations or fortifications for Newport, Rhode Island.#M117 - Rochefontaine color drawing of the Battery, Powder Magazine, and Guard House at Howlan’s/Hollan’s Ferry, Newport Rhode Island (first of eight drawings, see accompanying letter: Rochefontaine to Arthur Fenner, Governor of Rhode Island): Size: 11” X 9”#M118 - Rochefontaine color drawing of the...
Dates: 1794

Proposed Newport Military Installation records

 Series — Box Proposed Newport Military Installation (Rochefontaine) drawings and correspondence, 1794
Identifier: 2000-20
Scope and Contents The Military Installation records consist of eight (8) color ganache drawings by engraver Rochefontaine of proposed military installations or fortifications for Newport, Rhode Island. This series also includes a letter from Rochefontaine to Governor Fenner regarding the plans for the proposed fortifications dated August 16, 1794 (Boston).
Dates: 1794

Rhode Island State House drawings and blueprints, 1895

 Digital Work
Identifier: d46e6f81-d67a-4858-bcf3-27fdb6089d31
Dates: 1895

State Board of Public Roads bridge plans and drawings

 Series — Folder Folders 1-3
Identifier: 1998-146
Overview The State Board of Public Roads bridge plans and drawings consist primarily of drawings created by the Bridge Department of the State Board of Public Roads (now RIDOT). The bulk of the collection was created under the supervision of Clarence L. Hussey, Bridge Engineer and State Engineer of Rhode Island from 1912-1925.
Dates: 1911-1938; Majority of material found within 1917-1938

State Buildings plans and blueprints

 Series — Folder 46 items
Identifier: 2015-12
Overview These records contain plans and blueprints for the Rhode Island State House, Providence (May 10, 1895); Rhode Island State Office Building, Smith Street [current DOT Building facing State House] (drawn March 31, 1927; additions Oct. 4, 1934); Exeter School Hospital Building (Sept. 1934); and the Rhode Island State House Grounds, Providence (January 25, 1917).
Dates: 1895, 1917, 1927, 1934, 1935, 1936

State Institutions and State Farm plans

 Series — Box State Board of Charities& Corrections State Institutions (Cranston) plans, 1895-1903
Identifier: 2007-21
Overview Maps of Water, Steam & Gas Pipes, Sewers and Underground construction of the State Farm, Rhode Island for the Board of State Charities and Corrections.
Engineer: Wm Dexter
Scale 16., 40., and 400., ft per inch
1895-1903 - 64 plans per index
Copy 1 - missing 2,3,5,31-32, 40-46, 48-54, 56-60, 62-64
Copy 2 - missing 1-7, 16-34, 37-54, 56-64
Includes 5 blue line prints from 1917 Nos. 1, 10, 14, 16 & 18
Scale 40 ft = 1 inch
Dates: 1895-1903, 1917

State Institutions and State Farm plans, 1895-1903, 1917

 Digital Work
Identifier: 934ef6ba-a71e-40cc-aeec-59ee21f60d35
Dates: 1895-1903, 1917

Turnpike and Bridge Authority photographs, scrapbooks and drawings, c. 1929-2000, bulk: 1966-2000

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2001-35
Overview The Rhode Island Turnpike and Bridge Authority was created in 1954 by the Rhode Island General Assembly as a corporate body with authority to construct, acquire, maintain and operate bridge projects as defined by law. The collection consists of photographs, news clippings, plan drawings and related ephemera documenting building, opening and maintenance of both the Newport Bridge and the Mount Hope Bridge.
Dates: c. 1929-2000; Majority of material found within 1966-2000