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House for Louis W. Slocum, 200 Whitney Street, Hartford
Architect:Designed by William T. Marchant , American, 1880 - 1948
Architectural Drawings, pencil on trace paper, with yellow guide lines.
Primary Dimensions: 15 1/4 x 12 1/4in. (38.7 x 31.1cm)
Credit Line: Gift of Colonel and Mrs. Richard L. Shaw
Description: Plans for a three story house, featuring a gable roof with projecting eaves. Other notable features include a large third floor dormer window, large front entry porch, and two rear porches, all supported by doric columns. The house features louvred double-hung sash windows primarily in the six-over-one, and four-over-one configurations with large tri-part windows on the North and Front Elevations.
Subject Note: Drawings 1999.100.363.1-4 (200 Whitney Street) 1999.100.78.1-8 (192 Whitney Street) and 1999.100.78.9-14 (196 Whitney Street) all have simular elevations and are labeled as "House for L.W. Slocum." Although the drawings for 200 Whitney Street do not include floor plans, the drawings for 192 Whitney Street and 196 Whitney Street share simular floor plans, including the same cellar ( and first floor (1999.100.78.6) plans.
Inscription: All drawings have accession numbers handwritten in pencil on verso, lower right. All drawings have architectural dimensions and notes in pencil on recto. Drawing 1999.100.363.1 is labeled "House for L.W. Slocum" in pencil in upper center on recto and all drawings have individual titles in lower center on recto (drawing 1999.100.363.1 reads "Front Elevation").
Object Number: 1999.100.363.1-.4
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