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Alison Smith architectural records

 Unprocessed Material — Multiple Containers
Identifier: ViU-2024-0031

Content Description

This collection contains hand-drawn construction and architectural designs and plans, notes, and the project files of approximately 100 projects by Alison Smith, architect and UVA alumna. These projects represent residential and commercial clients, primarily in Albermarle County. The collection mainly contains drawings, sketches, construction plans, and architectural designs, including elevations, site plans, sections, and blueprints. In addition to the designs and plans, there are three boxes of job files containing sketches, designs, notes, research, correspondence, products, bids and costs, invoices, time sheets, and specifications for thirty-eight jobs. For more detailed information about the materials, see the Alison Smith Architectural Records Accession Inventory in the External Documents section of this record.

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Gift of Alison Smith, 10 January 2024.

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Use Restrictions

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  • Creation: c.1976-2020


25.15 Cubic Feet (3 cubics, 1 Large Oversize Flat Box, 20 Large Flat File Folders, 9 Medium Flat file folders, 30 square roll storage boxes)

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3 cubics, 1 Large Oversize Flat Box, 20 Large Flat File Folders, 9 medium Flat file folders, 30 square roll storage boxes