Martin E. Thompson architectural drawings and papers

Martin E. Thompson architectural drawings and papers, 1822-1861.
.25 linear feet of papers
26 drawings
American architect (1796 - 1877), practiced in New York City in partnership with Ithiel Town.
Finding Aid
Finding aid in repository; item-level control
This collection contains original architectural drawings for projects in New York City and unidentified locations, an account ledger for work done on the Brick Presbyterian Church, an agreement between the Trustees of Columbia College and Thompson for the erection of the Columbia Grammar School, and a bill for work on the Trademens Bank, all in New York City.
This collection is available for use by qualified readers by appointment in the Department of Drawings & Archives, Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library at Columbia University. For further information and to make an appointment, please call (212) 854-4110 or email
Permission to publish must be obtained in writing from the Director, Avery Architectural & Fine Arts Library, Columbia University, 1172 Amsterdam Ave., MC 0301, New York, NY 10027.
The drawings in this collection have been individually catalogued in CLIO and may be found by conducting an author search under "Thompson, Martin E."
Additional drawings related to Martin E. Thompson can also be found in the Alexander Jackson Davis collection held by the Dept. of Drawings & Archives.
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