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James H. Bright Collection on Washington University Building Construction

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: WUA-01-wua00132

This collection consists of one volume of expenditure records from James H. Bright for buildings at Washington University from 1900 to 1903, including Busch Building, University Hall, Cupples No. 1, Cupples No. 2, Liggett Building, Work Shop, and Boile House. These records track the various costs of constructing these buildings.


  • Creation: 1900-1903


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1.00 items

1 boxes

Historical Information

James H. Bright had a company that apparently oversaw construction of some of the early buildings of Washington University at least from 1900 to 1903.

Method of Acquisition

The material was donated to University Archives.

Processing Information

Processed by Sonya McDonald in November 2005.

James H. Bright Collection on Washington University Building Construction
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Revision Statements

  • 2021 March 26: Resource record updated in ArchiveSpace by Sarah Schnuriger.

Collecting Area Details

Part of the University Archives Collecting Area

Sonya Rooney
Olin Library, 1 Brookings Drive
MSC 1061-141-B
St. Louis MO 63130 US
(314) 935-5495