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Gallion, Arthur B. Collection
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Physical Description: 1 Cubic Feet: Box 1-2

Scope and Contents

Travel, 1927-1928
Series comprises eight volumes of travel scrapbooks entitled “Pictorial Chronicles,” created by Gallion while on the Steedman Fellowship. Pictorial Chronicles contain photographic prints, sketches, building descriptions, hand-drawn maps, and travel itineraries. Locations documented include: France, Italy, Tunisia, Holland, Germany, and England.

A. Travel

Carton 1, folder 1

Pictorial Chronicle: France (Paris), volume 1 1927-1928

Carton 1, Folder 2

France (Carcassonne), volume 2 1927-1928

Carton 1, Folder 3

France, volume 3 1927-1928

Carton 1, Folder 4

Italy (Venice, Florence), volume 4 1927-1928

Carton 1, folder 5

Italy (Orvieto, Perugia, Amalfi), volume 5 1927-1928

Carton 2, folder 6

Tunisia (Tunis, Kairouan), volume 6 1927-1928

Carton 2, Folder 7

Holland,Germany,Switzerland (Amsterdam, Nuremberg, Rothernburg, Munich, Dusseldorf), volume 7 1927-1928

Carton 2, Folder 8

England (London, Craven Arms, Liverpool), volume 8 1927-1928



Physical Description: 6.5 Cubic Feet: Box 3 and Flat Files 1-11

Scope and Contents

Comprised of presentation drawings, final drawings, and blueprints of projects either built or unbuilt from Gallion’s work with James M. White at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champagne, the WPA housing division in Washington, DC, and also his own private practice in Oakland, CA. Project types include residences, apartment buildings, suburban single houses, duplexes, and small scale subdivisions in the east bay area of San Francisco.

B. Drawings

Physical Description: ** See Project Index