Research

New York State Office of General Services South Mall Design Drawings

Held by the New York State Archives


Overview of the Records

Repository:

New York State Archives

New York State Education Department

Cultural Education Center

Albany, NY 12230

Summary:
This series consists of one whiteprint copy plan dated 1967 that apparently was made from an original drawing in the original accession. This plan depicts the main platform and superstructures of the Empire State Plaza in Albany. The series also includes 35 blueprints and 2 paintings of the Legislative Office Building at the Empire State Plaza in Albany.
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339.6 cubic feet
Inclusive Dates:
approximately 1965-1975
Series Number:
16196

Scope and Content Note

16196-05:This accretion consists of one whiteprint copy plan dated 1967 that apparently was made from an original drawing in the original accession. This plan depicts the main platform and superstructures of the Empire State Plaza in Albany. Color annotations indicate surface materials such as paving brick, marble walks, granite, and stonework. The plan was created by Ammann and Whitney, consulting engineers; and Harrison and Abramovitz, architects. The plan measures approximately 40 by 56 inches.

16196-18: This accretion consists of 35 blueprints and paintings of the Legislative Office Building at the Empire State Plaza in Albany. The blueprints were created by James & Meadows & Howard Architects in 1965 and the two paintings were part of a Marcel Mutin Architectural presentation.

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Access Restrictions

Documents relating to existing facilities may be withheld under FOIL sect. 87.2(f) ("if disclosed could endanger the life or safety of any person").

Custodial History

This accretion was transferred to the State Archvies at an unknown date and was accessioned by State Archives staff in 2005 as part of a project to identify, describe, and accession unidentified records.

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