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Three generations of Frost architecture in the New York area : photo album, 1985

Creator:
Frost, Frederick G., 1907-
Subject:
Frost, A. Corwin
Frost, Frederick G.
Frost, Frederick G.
Frederick G. Frost, Architects
Frederick G. Frost, Jr. and Associates
Frost Associates
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
0.3 linear ft. (1 v.)
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Summary:
An album compiled by Frederick G. Frost, Jr. regarding the architectural firms Frederick G. Frost, Architects, Frederick G. Frost, Jr. and Associates, and Frost Associates. Included are 117 photographs, arranged chronologically, of structures designed by the firms, as well as by Frost, Sr. while with the firm Trowbridge and Livingston. Included are Frost's handwritten preface and descriptive notes, as well as a reprint of a clipping on the firm, ca. 1963, and a printed 50th anniversary brochure.
Citation:
Three generations of Frost architecture in the New York area : photo album, 1985. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
Architect; New York, N.Y. Frost, Jr. joined his father's firm, Frederick G. Frost, Architects (founded 1917) in 1933. Upon his father's retirement in 1955 he renamed the firm Frederick G. Frost Jr. and Associates. His son, A. Corwin Frost, joined in 1960, and in 1968 the firm became Frost Associates. It ceased in 1980 upon the retirement of Frederick G. Frost, Jr.
Provenance:
Donated 1985 by Frederick G. Frost, Jr, who took the photographs during a tour of Frost architecture in April 1985.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Architects
Architectural firms
Architecture
Photographs
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)8205
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)210376
AAA_collcode_frosfred
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Architecture & Design
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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