Construction Articles

Vintage Construction Articles

Original vintage construction magazine articles display wonderfully matted and framed.  Unique old collectibles for American Country House, Architectural Record, Building a Swimming Pool, Colonial House, English House, French Style Home, House Building, Magic of Remodeling, Restoring a Long Island Country Home and more! 

american country house 1922 colonial salem ma vintage article
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Original vintage magazine article, The Evolution of the American Country House by Harold Donaldson Eberlein, Part 1. The House of the Seven Gables, Salem, Mass. Colonial architecture.  Old 1922 country home article.approximate size 9.5  x 14 inches...

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building a swimming pool 1926 george hebden corsan vintage article
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Original multi page vintage magazine article, THE BUILDING OF A SWIMMING POOL by George Hebden Corsan,  Pictured is a pool on the estate of J.R. Thomas, of Charleston, WV.  a pool on the Treman estate, of Ithaca, NY.  and a pool in the midst of the garden on the estate of James Waldron Gillespie, of Montecito, CA.   Old 1926 country home article.  3 pages, approximate size 9 x 14 inches.  ..

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colonial house 1922 homes sketches waddy b. wood vintage article
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Original vintage magazine article,  THE COLONIAL HOUSE - YESTERDAY AND TODAY  by Waddy B. Wood. Beautiful interior and exterior sketches of Colonial homes. Old 1922 construction article.approximate size 9  x 14 inches. (The inside margin is short)..

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english house 1925 country home construction vintage article
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Original vintage magazine article,  WHAT TYPE of HOUSE SHALL I BUILD? The English House by Henry Humphrey, Jr.  Old 1925 country home construction article. 3 pages.Approximate size 9.5  x 14 inches...

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evolution of american country house ii 1922 vintage article
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Original vintage magazine article, THE EVOLUTION OF THE AMERICAN COUNTRY HOUSE by Harold Donaldson Eberlein, Part II. 1922 article. Pictured is the Parson Williams house, built at Deerfield, MA. The Ridout house, Annapolis, Maryland; Waynesborough, the former home of General Anthony Wayne of Revolutionary fame, Paoli, PA; A home in Cliveden (Philadelphia) with the characteristics of the Early and Middle Georgian period; Mount Pleasant, Philadelphia; The ;Amstel house, built at Newcastle, DE.  in 1730; Andalusia, near Philadelphia is an example of Graeco Roman architecture; The north front of Woodlands, Philadelphia, 1772. This is an old 1922 magazine article.Approximate size 9.5 x 14 inches...

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folding trailer 1937 demonstrated automotive engineers vintage article
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Original old petroleum trade magazine vintage article for FOLDING TRAILER Demonstrated to Automotive Engineers.  Pictured is the Stout Vacation House trailer displayed at the SAE meeting, May 4-9 at White Sulphur Springs, WV.  Pictured is the designer, W.B. Stout. This unique 1937 oil and gas article would display beautifully matted and framed...

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french style home 1925 syosset new york construction vintage article
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Original vintage magazine article titled, WHAT TYPE OF HOUSE SHALL I BUILD?  by Henry Humphrey, Jr. - The French Style. Pictured is the home in Syosset, Long Island, New York designed by Philip Goodwin; home of Eugene Meyer, Jr. at Mt. Kisco, NY.  Charles Platt, architect; home of Duncan Harris at South Norwalk, CT, Harris Lindeberg, architect; home of Charles Forman, Winnetka, IL, Edmund Gilchrist, architect; house of Carl Siebecker, Bethlehem, PA, Mellor, Meigs, & Howe, architects. Old 1925 article. 3 pages.Approximate size 9  x 14 inches....

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house building 1926 architecture ct fl vintage article
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Original vintage magazine article titled  WHAT TYPE OF HOUSE SHALL I BUILD? by Henry Humphrey, Jr., IV Spanish and Italian Photographs by Richard B. Hoit and Others. 1926 article. Italian Renaissance home of James A Trowbridge at Noroton, Connecticut, Spanish house villa of Dr Fred H. Albee at Venice-Nokomis, Florida, houses at Miami Beach, home of A.K. Bourne at Pasadena, and the George Reid residence in Greenwich, Connecticut. Old 1926 country home article. 3 pages.Approximate size 9  x 14 inches...

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house building materials 1926 home construction vintage article
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Original vintage magazine article, THE MATERIAL SIDE OF THE HOUSE by Henry B. Humphrey, Jr. .  Pictured is the North Jersey Country Club, home of A. Ludlow Kramer at Westbury, Long Island, residence of Herbert Coppell, Tenafly, NJ, residence of A.H. Dobson, Utica, NY, home of William N. Dyckman, Glen Cove, Long Island, house of Mr Clement Ray, Riverside, CT, stucco home of M. Lambert in Richmond, VA, and the home of Edward Schell, Fieldston, Riverdale-on-Hudson, New York.  Old 1926 country home construction article.Approximate size 9 x 14 inches. ..

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is your county house protected against burglars 1922 vintage article
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Original vintage magazine article, IS YOUR COUNTRY HOUSE PROTECTED AGAINST BURGLARS by Payson H. Ryan. When going out be sure to see that the door is properly locked.  Snap locks often do not work properly, and you may leave your home an easy prey for the thief.  A chain on the inside of outer doors is an  excellent means of protection. Information to icemen, delivery boys, peddlers, etc., that there is nobody in the house between certain hours may be passed on by them to some sneak thief.  Old 1922 country home security article.approximate size 9  x  14 inches...

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magic of remodeling 1924 princeton country home estate vintage article
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Original vintage magazine article, THE MAGIC OF REMODELING As Exemplified in the Residence of Mrs. W. Watson Lawrence at Princeton, NJ.   James Scheiner Architect,  Marian Coffin Landscape Architect.  Old 1924 country home remodeling article.  2 pages.Approximate size 10 x 14 inches...

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restoring long island country home 1922 built in 1776 vintage article
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Original vintage magazine article titled, Five Architects From Five Cities Offer Suggestions for Restoring An Old Long Island Farmhouse Built in 1776.  Architects are Rollin C. Chapin, Minneapolis, MN.,  Leslie Devereux, New York, NY.,  Stanley B. Parker, Boston, MA.,  Addison Savery, Philadelphia, PA.,  Russell S. Walcott, Chicago, IL.  Floor plans and sketches from the five architects. Old 1922 country home remodeling article.Approximate size 9  x 14 inches...

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