The Resource Gymnasium and Y.M.C.A. Building, Williamsburg, VA, (architectural drawing)

Gymnasium and Y.M.C.A. Building, Williamsburg, VA, (architectural drawing)

Label
Gymnasium and Y.M.C.A. Building, Williamsburg, VA, n.d.
Title
Gymnasium and Y.M.C.A. Building, Williamsburg, VA
Inclusive dates
n.d.
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
These drawings depict a Neoclassical structure designed by Marion J. Dimmock to house a gymnasium and Y.M.C.A. The sheets show elevations and plans for the building. The disposition of this structure is unknown
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
  • Revised
Biographical or historical data
Marion Johnson Dimmock was born in Portsmouth, Virginia in 1824 and moved to Richmond in 1833. He served in the Confederate Army, attaining the rank of captain. He became one of the most prolific Virginia architects in the period 1870-1900. Among his more prominent commissions during this period were the Confederate Memorial Chapel (1887), a hotel in Elkton, Virginia (1890), Richmond Chamber of Commerce Building (1891-1892), Mortuary Chapel in Hollywood Cemetery (1897-1898), and an addition to the State Library Building (Dimmock & Lee, 1908).
Cataloging source
Vi
Label
Gymnasium and Y.M.C.A. Building, Williamsburg, VA, (architectural drawing)
Note
  • Located in the LVA General Architectural Files Collection, Folder 2
  • This project and fourteen others were originally cataloged in one record (Accession 36481). All are now cataloged individually
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  • The Library of Virginia
Dimensions
47.5 x 66.5 cm.
Extent
7 sheets
Immediate source of acquisition
Donor information unavailable.
Materials
36572
Other physical details
pencil, and pen and ink on linen
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001503228
Representative fraction of scale
Scale : 1/4 in. equals 1 ft.
Terms governing use
All requests for reproduction of architectural drawings must be made through the Library of Virginia Photo Services Department.

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