George P. Stauduhar Papers, 1886-1928
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Brief Description: Papers of George P. Stauduhar (1863-1928, B.S. Architecture, 1889), Rock Island architect (1890-1928), containing correspondence relating to the University of Illinois (1886-99), architectural practice, clients, contracts, construction and costs; financial records and ledgers (1874-76, 1888-1928); general reference file of published literature on architectural styles, churches, office buildings, residences and furnishings; trade literature issued by manufacturers and suppliers of construction materials, equipment, furniture, ornaments and utility systems; plans (1890-1928) for public buildings, residences and Roman Catholic churches, convents, rectories and schools in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Nebraska, and North Dakota; specifications (1890-1928) for general construction, electrical work; heating, plumbing and other work on 169 projects; and photographs (1900-28) of interiors and exteriors of churches under construction and completed, residences in Rock Island and family. The papers include documentation of 64 Roman Catholic church projects in Illinois, residences in the Rock Island area and Mississippi River steamers.
Held at:
University of Illinois Archives
19 Library
1408 W. Gregory Dr.
Urbana, IL 61820
Phone: (217) 333-0798
Fax: (217) 333-2868
Email: illiarch [at]
Record Series Number: 26/20/42
Created by: Stauduhar, George P. (1863-1928)
Volume: 73.7 cubic feet
Acquired: 2/9/1976; 3/12/1976
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Arrangement: by type of material and alphabetical or chronological thereunder
Subject Index
Architectural Design
Building Construction
Building Specifications
Mississippi River
Music -- Minnesota
North Dakota
Rock Island, Illinois
Roman Catholic Church
Genres/Forms of Material
Languages of Materials
English [eng]