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Subseries 2. Properties

Scope and Content Notes:

The material in this subseries are maps and architectural drawings relating to properties that Frick either owned, prospected for purchase, or was in close proximity to one of his many businesses. The majority of the properties reside in western Pennsylvania, however there are also maps of Ohio, Virginia, and West Virginia.

Section: Crawford County, Pa


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Roll 1 1. Map of Summit, Sadsbury, Conneaut townships in Crawford County, Pa. Pencil on tracing Paper. (39" x 30"), undated
2. Map of Cussewago water shed located in Crawford County, Pa. Pencil on tracing paper. (30" x 32"), undated
3. Map of Crawford Co., [Pa.] Pencil on tracing paper. (10" x 10"), undated
4. Map of Sadsbury, Summit, Summer Hill, Hayfield, and Veron in Crawford, Pa. Pencil on tracing paper. (23.5" x 33"), undated
5. Map of Richmond, Athens, Bloomfield, and other townships in Crawford County, Pa. Pencil on tracing paper. (38" x 51"), undated
6. Map of Cussewago, Hayfield, Summer Hill, Spring townships in Crawford County, Pa. Pencil on tracing paper. (9.5" x 10"), undated

Section: Venango County, Pa

Roll 2 1. Pencil drawing of waterways near Franklin and Oil City. Tracing paper. (14.5" x 38"), undated
2. Line of the Jamestown and Franklin Branch Extension, as located and constructed through the McCalmont Estate east of Silver Run Crossing, Venango Co., Pa. Blueprint. (31.5" x 91"), 1908

Section: Mercer County, Pa

Roll 3 1. Plan and Estimate of Part of Franklin Line [near Allegheny River and French Creek]. Blueprint. (24" x 21.5"), 1890
2. Location of buildings along line in Greenville, Pa. Paper. (22.5" x 50.5") [in five fragments], undated
3. Map of waterways near Jamestown in Mercer County, Pa. Paper. (14" x 11"), undated

Section: Connellsville, Westmoreland Co., Pa

Roll 4 1. Statistics on the coke productions of the Connellsville Region. Blueprint. (15.5" x 10"), 1912
2. Graphic diagram showing the relative production of coke in the United States and the Connellsville Regions, also the probably production of the next twenty years of the Connellsville Region. Blueprint. (11.5" x 13"), 1910
3. Statistics on the coke-making industry of the ten leading states. Blueprint. (10" x 15"), 1910
4. New map of the Connellsville Coke Region and adjacent fields, showing all coke works, in southwestern Pennsylvania. Paper. (18" x 38"), 1908
5. Coke works of the Connellsville Coke Region from surveys of the Pennsylvania Railroad. Photocopy. (37" x 11"), 1890

Section: Jefferson Twp. Allegheny Co., Pa

Roll 5 1. Plan of property situated in Jefferson Twp., Allegheny Co., Pa., made for H.C. Frick. Coated cloth. (15" x 36"), 1899
2. Plan of property situated in Jefferson Twp., Allegheny Co., Pa., made for Mr. H.C. Frick. Coated cloth. (34" x 42"), 1901
3. Plan of property situated in Jefferson Twp., Allegheny Co., Pa., made for Mr. H.C. Frick. Coated cloth. (27" x 70"), February 1901
4. Plan of parts of Wylie Blair and Dean Farms situated in Jefferson Twp., Allegheny co., Pa., made for H.C. Frick. Coated cloth. (29" x 68"), January 1900
5. A connected map of farms situated in Jefferson Twp., Washington Co., Pa. Coated cloth. (34.5" x 72"), ca. 1900?
6. Survey of Blair and Bradshaw properties in Jefferson Twp., Allegheny Co., Pa., made for H.C. Frick. Coated cloth. (37.5" x 73"), December 1899
7. Survey of a large farm, Jefferson Twp., Allegheny Co. Coated cloth. (20" x 42"), 1900
8. Bridge over Dry Hollow, Jefferson Township, [Pa.?]. Coated Cloth. (27" x 31.5"), undated
Roll 6 1. Details of Bridge over Dry Hollow. Coated cloth. (21" x 35"), undated
2. Survey of Blair and Bradshaw properties in Jefferson Twp., Allegheny Co., Pa., made for H.C. Frick. Coated cloth. (37.5" x 73"), December 1899

Section: Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., Pa

Roll 7 1. Plan of H.C. Frick Property, Pittsburgh, Pa. [between 5th and 6th Avenues, Grant St., and Cherry Alley]. Surveyed and drawn for Mr. H.C. Frick by J. Carrsee Barr, civil engineer. Blueprint. (35" x 52.5") [With letter from Barr and 6 pages of attached data regarding the plan], 1901
2. Plan of H.C. Frick Property, Pittsburgh, Pa. [between 5th and 6th Avenues, Grant St., and Cherry Alley]. Surveyed and drawn for Mr. H.C. Frick by J. Carrsee Barr, civil engineer. Blueprint. (35" x 52.5"), 1901
3. Plan of H.C. Frick Property, Pittsburgh, Pa. [between 5th and 6th Avenues, Grant St., and Cherry Alley]. Surveyed and drawn for Mr. H.C. Frick by J. Carrsee Barr, civil engineer. Blueprint. (35" x 52.5"), 1901
4. Plan of H.C. Frick Property, Pittsburgh, Pa. [between 5th and 6th Avenues, Grant St., and Cherry Alley]. Surveyed and drawn for Mr. H.C. Frick by J. Carrsee Barr, civil engineer. Blueprint. (35" x 52.5"), 1901
5. Plan of H.C. Frick Property, Pittsburgh, Pa. [between 5th and 6th Avenues, Grant St., and Cherry Alley]. Surveyed and drawn for Mr. H.C. Frick by J. Carrsee Barr, civil engineer. Blueprint. (35" x 52.5"), 1901
Roll 8 1. Plan of the H.C. Frick Property, Pittsburgh, Pa., bordered by 5th and 6th Avenues, and Cherry Alley. 36" x 54". Coated cloth. [Showing location of St. Paul’s and St. Peters Church.], 1901
Roll 9 1. Fragment showing intersection of 33rd Street and Liberty Ave. Blueprint. (13.5" x 14") [A few feet from Iron City Brew], undated
2. Map of an unidentified plot of land bordered by 10th and 11th Aves., and Ann and Amity Streets. Coated cloth. (26" x 38") [Located in Homestead, Pa.], undated
3. Drawing [of downtown Pittsburgh?] in the area bordered by Third St., Penn Ave., Water St., and Duquesne Way. Blueprint. (37" x 66") [2 sheets], 1902
4. Plan of property surveyed for Henry C. Frick in the 8th Ward, formerly in the 20th Ward, Pittsburgh, Pa. Blueprint. (41.5" x 70"), 1909
5. Map of landowners between 5th and 6th Aves. in Pittsburgh. Blueprint. (24" x 58"), undated
6. Map of landowners along 5th Ave., Pittsburgh, Pa. Coated cloth. (29.5" x 61"), undated
7. Survey of Pittsburgh in the area of Schenley Park [missing upper right section]. Blueprint. (56" x 28.5"), undated
8. Survey of Wilkins Place laid out by The Security Investments Co., situated in the 22nd Ward of Pittsburgh and Borough of Swissvale. Wm. Glyde Wilkins. Blueprint. (24.5" x 21.5"), 1901
9. Map of Indiana Harbor Property (No. 1029H on verso). Blueprint. (20.5" x 36"), undated
10. Map of Indiana Harbor Property (No. 1032H on verso). Blueprint. (17" x 35"), 1908
11. Unidentified Drawing [Showing Coal Lands?] Coated Cloth. (21" x 18.5"), undated
12. A tracing of Wilkins Estate at Braddock and [Forbes] Avenue in Pittsburgh, Pa. Coated Cloth. (9.5" x 17"), undated
Roll 10 1. Drawing showing plots of land in Pittsburgh in area bordered by Grant St., 5th Ave., and 7th Ave. Blueprint. (36" x 46"), undated
2. Pencil plan showing connection between Summit and Lake Erie Divisions. Map. (26" x 99"), 1905
3. Map of landowners along 5th Ave., Pittsburgh, Pa. Coated cloth. (29.5" x 61"), undated
4. Survey of the shore line of Lake Michigan, Lake County, Indiana. Blueprint. (32" x 86"), 1911
5. Drawing of proposed cut-off, Pittsburgh Junction. Blueprint. (26" x 56"), 1912
6. Survey of the shore line of Lake Michigan, Lake County, Indiana. Blueprint. (32" x 86"), 1911
7. Topographical map showing area from Rays Corners to North Bristol. Coated cloth. (30" x 77"), undated
8. Survey from Rays Corners to Greensburg, [Pa.] Blueprint. (21" x 68"), undated
9. Northern Portions of Lake Co., Indiana [incomplete]. Cloth-backed paper. (15" x 37"), undated

Section: Greene County, Pa./ Colorado

Roll 11 1. Map of property owners in Greene Co. Blueprint. (16" x 22"), undated
2. Map of Baker and Anna Belle mining property, Summitville, Co. Coated cloth. (30" x 36.5"), undated
3. Anna Belle and Baker Mines, Colorado. Vertical section of Baker vein and workings. Coated cloth. (30" x 36"), undated
4. Topographical survey of unidentified area. Blueprint. (31" x 34"), undated
5. Survey of unidentified parcel of land. Tracing paper. (19" x 34"), undated
6. Survey of unidentified property. Paper. (36" x 69"), undated
7. Profile preliminary line, Clairton to West Elizabeth. Paper. (22" x 54"), undated
8. Columnar sections of diamond drill test holes on property of E.H. Jennings. Blueprint. (21" x 45"), January 13, 1913

Section: Greene County, Pa

Roll 12 1. J.R. and J.E. Barnes Farm and coal land map of Greene Co., Pa. Cloth-backed map. (32" x 48"), 1905
2. Profile of Pittsburgh Coal Bed in Green County, [Pa.]. Blueprint. (15" x 36"), 1914
3. Profile of Pittsburgh Coal Bed in Green County, [Pa.]. Blueprint. (15" x 36"), 1914

Section: Glenfield, Allegheny Co., Pa

Roll 13 1. Sketch of property belonging to H. Phillips and A. Mertz, [Glendfield, Allegheny Co.] Tracing paper. (15.5" x 10.5"), 1902
2. Survey for H. Phillips, Glendfield, Alleheny Co., Pa. Paper. (12" x 15"), 1902
3. Drawings for façade of H. Phillips Building, Glenfield, Pa. Paper. (12" x 17.5"), undated
4. Drawings for façade of H. Phillips Building, Glenfield, Pa. Blueprint. (16" x 16"), undated
5. Foundation plan [for H. Phillips Building?] Pencil on paper. (17" x 17.5"), undated
6. Floor plans for H. Phillips Building. First floor. Ink on paper. (17" x 21"), undated
7. Floor plans for H. Phillips Building. Second floor. Ink on paper. (17" x 20"), undated
8. Borough of Glenfield [Pa.] Sketch showing location of West Beaver Avenue west of Center Avenue. Coated cloth. (10" x 18.5"), 1909
9. Proposed change in the Beaver Rd. at Glenfield, Pa. Blueprint. (7.5" x 18.5"), undated
10. Plan of property of P. Bruner, Glenfield, Pa. Blueprint. (13" x 17"), 1891

Section: Ohio County, WV

Roll 14 1. Brockunier's Map of the West Virginia Oil Fields, Ohio Co. to the Kanawha River. Paper. (44"x 41.5"), 1896

Section: Unidentified Land

Roll 15 1. Survey of unidentified tract[s] of land. Tracing paper. (36" x 85") [Very bad condition. P28-Roll], undated

Section: Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., Pa

Roll 16 1. Map of 14th Ward, Pittsburgh, from Hopkins Maps. Photocopy. (14" x 16") [In Mylar. The map shows a red pointer indicating a location and stating “the Asa P. Childs residence. Home of Mrs. H.C.F. before marriage December 15, 1881”], 1872
2. Map of 20th Ward, Pittsburgh, from Hopkins Maps. Photocopy. (13.5" x 15.5") [In Mylar. The map shows a red pointer indicating a location and stating “The home of Kate Aiken who became Mrs. James Hay Reed.], 1872
3. Map of 21st Ward, Pittsburgh, from Hopkins Maps. Photocopy. (15.5" x 13") [In Mylar. The map shows a red pointer indication a location and states “Showing residence of B.T. Vandervort at SE Cor. Homewood & Penn how ‘Clayton’ former home of H.C.F. Shows property owners north of Penn Ave. See Map 22nd Ward for property owners to the South.], 1872
4. Map of 22nd Ward, Pittsburgh, from Hopkins Maps. Photocopy. (13" x 15") [in Mylar. On map, it states “Red marker indicates res of B.T. Vandervort which became home of H.C.F. known today as ‘Clayton.’ S.E. cor Homewood & Penn shows property owners south of Penn Ave.”] 1872
5. Map of 22nd Ward, Pittsburgh, [from Hopkins Maps?]. Paper copy. (11" x 17") [3 sheets], 1882
6. Detail of map of downtown Pittsburgh from unidentified source. Paper copy. (13" x 16.5") [Photocopy (in Mylar). The map states “red pointer indicates 20 Anderson St. where in 1868 H.C.F. boarded. The ’68 Directory lists him as ‘Henry C. Frick’ The only record of such signature see p. 26 ‘H.C.F. The Man’ ”], undated
7. Map of Mt. Pleasant, from Atlas of Westmoreland Co., by A. Pomeroy. Photocopy. (14.5" x 13") [in Mylar], 1867
8. Plan of lots near Penn and Homewood Avenue. Coated Cloth. (11" x 17"), undated
Roll 17 1. Plan of Shaw Boulevard tract, Pittsburgh, Pa. Coated cloth. (24" x 18") [Near Frick Park?], 1903
2. Plan of property [between Diamond St. and Fifth Ave.] in Pittsburgh, Pa., surveyed for Mr. H.C. Frick. Coated cloth. (22.5" x 23.5"), 1900
3. Plan of property [between Diamond St. and Fifth Ave.] in Pittsburgh, Pa., surveyed for Mr. H.C. Frick. Coated cloth. (20.5" x 24"), 1900
4. Plan of property [between Diamond St. and Fifth Ave.] in Pittsburgh, Pa., surveyed for Mr. H.C. Frick. Coated cloth. (30.5" x 36"), 1900
5. Plan of property [between Diamond St. and Fifth Ave.] in Pittsburgh, Pa., surveyed for Mr. H.C. Frick. Coated cloth. (30.5" x 36"), 1900
6. Plan of property in Pittsburgh, Pa., bounded by diamond St., Cherry Alley, Relief Alley, and Scrip Alley. Blueprint. (33.5" x 21"), 1905
7. Plan of property in Pittsburgh, Pa., bounded by diamond St., Cherry Alley, Relief Alley, and Scrip Alley. Blueprint. (18" x 19"), undated
8. Property of H.C. Frick between Forbes St. and Penn Ave., Pittsburgh, Pa. Blueprint. (24"x18"), undated
Roll 18 1. Proposed apartment house on Bellefield Ave., Fillmore and Dithridge Streets, Pittsburgh. Blueprint. (32" x 47") [In two pieces], undated
2. Map of Pittsburgh detailing the intersection of Soho, Stobo, Kirkpatrick, Reed, and Wyandotte Streets. Coated cloth. (18.5" x 67"), undated
Roll 19 1. Part of Schenley Estate, 14th Ward, Pittsburgh, Pa. Blueprint. (19.5" x 20.5"), 1904
2. Map of Pittsburgh?] showing Center Ave., Allequippa St., and Grant Blvd. Blueprint. (13.5" x 34.5"), undated
3. [Plan of lots in the 5th and 7th Wards, Pittsburgh, Pa.] Blueprint. (20" x 15"), undated
4. Plan of the property in Pittsburgh [between Diamond St. and Fifth Ave.] surveyed for Mr. H.C. Frick. Blueprint. (33" x 28.5"), 1900
5. Plan of the property in Pittsburgh [between Diamond St. and Fifth Ave.] surveyed for Mr. H.C. Frick. Blueprint. (33" x 28.5") 1900
6. Plan of property in the city of Pittsburgh, Pa., [between Diamond St. and Relief Alley] belonging to Mr. H.C. Frick. Blueprint. (18" x 19"), 1904
7. Plan of property in the city of Pittsburgh, Pa., [between Diamond St. and Relief Alley] belonging to Mr. H.C. Frick. Blueprint. (18" x 19"), 1904
8. Plan of property in the city of Pittsburgh, Pa., [between Diamond St. and Relief Alley] belonging to Mr. H.C. Frick. Blueprint. (18" x 19"), 1904
9. Plan of property in the city of Pittsburgh, Pa., [between Diamond St. and Relief Alley] belonging to Mr. H.C. Frick. Blueprint. (18" x 19"), 1904
10. Plan of property in the city of Pittsburgh, Pa., [between Diamond St. and Relief Alley] belonging to Mr. H.C. Frick. Blueprint. (18" x 19"), 1904
11. Plan of property at the intersection of the Monongahela and Allegheny Rivers. Blueprint. (20 x 23.5"), undated
12. Plan of property at the intersection of the Monongahela and Allegheny Rivers. Blueprint. (20 x 23.5"), undated
13. Plan of property at the intersection of the Monongahela and Allegheny Rivers. Blueprint. (20 x 23.5"), undated
14. Plan of property at the intersection of the Monongahela and Allegheny Rivers. Blueprint. (20 x 23.5"), undated
Roll 20 1. D.P.W. Pittsburgh, Pa., Bureau of Surveys. Widening Cherry Way. Coated cloth. (22" x 40"), 1911
2. Plan of property fronting Lincoln Ave. in unnamed city. Paper copy. (24" x 20"), undated
3. Plan of property between Fort St. and Point Alley Pittsburgh]. Blueprint. (17.5" x 30"), undated
4. Plan of property between Fort St. and Point Alley Pittsburgh]. Blueprint. (17.5" x 30"), undated
5. Plan and profile of Forbes Street between Shady Ave. and Braddock Ave., Pittsburgh. Blueprint. (18" x 42"), 1899
Roll 21 1. Curbs of 5th Ave., Grant St., Diamond St., and Scrip Alley. Blueprint. (17" x 27"), undated
2. Curbs of 5th Ave., Grant St., Diamond St., and Scrip Alley. Coated cloth. (17" x 27"), undated
3. Property of H.C. Frick between Forbes St. and Penn Ave., Pittsburgh, Pa. Paper. (24" x 18"), undated
4. Plan of property between Forbes St. and Grant Blvd., Pittsburgh. Coated cloth. (19" x 24.5"), undated
5. Plan for large tract of land along Peters Creek. Coated cloth. ( 20.5" x 27.5"), undated
Roll 22 1. Plan of David Aiken property along Ellsworth and Amberson Aves. Paper copy. (23.5" x 21"), undated
2. Plan of property belonging to Mrs. H.C. Frick and neighbors in the Homewood neighborhood of Pittsburgh. Paper copy. (23.5" x 21"), undated

Section: Mahoning County, Ohio

Roll 23 1. Map [of Mahoning River?] from Niles to Newport. Ink on paper. (12" x 51"), undated
2. Map of Youngstown, Ohio. Blueprint. (18" x 37"), undated
3. Map of Youngstown, Ohio. Blueprint. (30" x 35"), 1904
4. Map of Youngstown, Ohio. City and Ward Key. Paper copy. (28.5" x 42"), 1893
5. Map of Youngstown, Ohio. 2nd and 8th Ward. Paper copy. (28.5" x 42"), 1893
6. Map of Youngstown, Ohio. 10th Ward. Paper copy. (28.5" x 42"), 1893
7. Map of Youngstown, Ohio. 5th Ward. Paper copy. (28.5" x 42"), 1893
8. Map of Youngstown, Ohio. 3rd and 7th Ward. Paper copy. (28.5" x 42"), 1893
9. Map of Youngstown, Ohio. 4th Ward. Paper copy. (28.5" x 42"), 1893

Section: Clairton, Allegheny Co., Pa

Roll 24 1. Application for Annexation to the Borough of Clairton. Blueprint. (17" x 20"), 1905
2. Map of Clairton, Allegheny Co., Pa. Blueprint. (20.5" x 30"), undated
3. Map of Clairton, Allegheny Co., Pa. Blueprint. (20" x 30"), undated
4. Map of Clairton, Allegheny Co., Pa. Blueprint. (20" x 30"), undated
5. Map of Clairton, Allegheny Co., Pa. Blueline. (20.5" x 30") [with colored pencil additions], undated
6. Map of Clairton, Allegheny Co., Pa. Blueline. (20.5" x 30"), undated
7. Floor plan for Clairton Public School. Blueprints. (27" x 24"), 1902
8. Floor plan for Clairton Public School. Blueprints. (27" x 24"), 1902
9. Floor plan for Clairton Public School. Blueprints. (27" x 24"), 1902
10. Floor plan for Clairton Public School. Blueprints. (27" x 24"), 1902
11. Floor plan for Clairton Public School. Blueprints. (27" x 24"), 1902
12. Floor plan for Clairton Public School. Blueprints. (27" x 24"), 1902