Finding Aid for the Thomas Nixon drawings, circa 1890 0000267

Finding aid prepared by Jillian O'Connor and Chris Marino
Architecture and Design Collection, Art, Design & Architecture Museum
Arts Building Room 1434
University of California
Santa Barbara, California, 93106-7130
805-893-2724
adc@museum.ucsb.edu


Title: Thomas Nixon drawings
Identifier/Call Number: 0000267
Contributing Institution: Architecture and Design Collection, Art, Design & Architecture Museum
Language of Material: English
Storage Unit: 546
Physical Description: 3.0 Linear feet (2 flat file folders)
Date (inclusive): circa 1890
creator: Nixon, Thomas

Access

Partially processed collection, open for use by qualified researchers.

Preferred Citation note

Thomas Nixon drawings, Architecture and Design Collection. Art, Design & Architecture Museum; University of California, Santa Barbara.

Biographical/Historical note

Thomas Nixon was an architect in the Santa Barbara region during the late 1800s.

Scope and Content note

The Thomas Nixon drawings span 3 linear feet and date from circa 1890. The collection is composed of drawings relating to two of Nixon’s projects: the Mr. E. R. Spaulding house (Santa Barbara, Calif.) and the stable for Mrs. C. H. McCormick (Montecito, Calif.).

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Nixon, Thomas
Architectural drawings
Blueprints

FlatFile 1

Mr. E. R. Spaulding house (Santa Barbara, Calif.) circa 1890

Language of Material: English

Scope and Content note

16 architectural drawings in the form of blueprints. Drawings include: foundation plan, floor plan, second story plan, block plan, sections, elevations, details, plan of loft, elevations and floor plan for a barn, and elevations for a water tower. Drawings are undated.
FlatFile 2

Stable for Mrs. C. H. McCormick (Montecito, Calif.) circa 1890

Language of Material: English

Scope and Content note

Seven architectural drawings in the form of blueprints. Drawings include: elevations, foundation plan, floor plan, plan of loft, and sections. Drawings are undated.