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Ralph Coolidge Henry Papers

An inventory of his papers at Syracuse University

Finding aid created by: DRC
Date: Feb 1993

Biographical History

Ralph Coolidge Henry was an American architect who worked primarily in New England. Henry worked with landscape architect Guy Lowell.

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Ralph Coolidge Henry Papers consist of correspondence, subject files and architectural plans for Henry projects and clients, such as Colby Junior College, Pine Manor, Boston, Philips Andover Academy, and the Nevada St. School in Newton, Massachusetts.

Arrangement of the Collection

Collection remains in original order; inventory is a simple box list supplemented by an alphabetical list of projects created by Special Collections Research Center staff.


Access Restrictions:

4/15/22: Rolls 2 and 3 of the Sargent Estate material are closed for conservation and not available to researchers until the end of May.

The majority of our archival and manuscript collections are housed offsite and require advanced notice for retrieval. Researchers are encouraged to contact us in advance concerning the collection material they wish to access for their research.

Use Restrictions:

Written permission must be obtained from SCRC and all relevant rights holders before publishing quotations, excerpts or images from any materials in this collection.

Related Material

Special Collections Research Center has the collections of a number of notable architects. Please refer to the SCRC Subject Index for a complete listing.

Subject Headings


Henry, Ralph Coolidge -- Archives.


Architectural contracts.
Architectural drawing -- United States -- 20th century.
Architecture -- Specifications.
Architecture -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Dwellings -- Design and construction.
Housing -- Design and construction.
Schools -- Design and construction.

Genres and Forms

Blueprints (reprographic copies)
Drawings (visual works)



Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Ralph Coolidge Henry Papers,
Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries

Table of Contents

Correspondence-subject files

Books and Pamphlets



Index by project