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Henry B. Babson residence, alterations, furnishings, and decoration
Purcell, Feick and Elmslie
Riverside, Illinois  [demolished]  1912, 1914

The alterations to the Babson house over the years were frequent, and have several accounting entries in the commission list.  All of them are collected here for easier access.

Images


Light fixture, 1912 

Andirons

Andirons

Andirons

Andirons, circa 1981

Detail, andiron

  7 images are available from the UMedia Digital Archive at the University of Minnesota Libraries.

Texts

References

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The chair from the sleeping porch remodel is now in the collection of the Minneapolis Institute of Art
(Click on the link and search under "Elmslie")


Courtesy Tim Loftus
 
Another view of the andirons as they are displayed in the Chicago Institute of Art is available on a page of P&E works at the PrairieStyles web site

research courtesy mark hammons