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Home > New York > Irving > Thomas Asylum for Orphan & Destitute Indians, Administration Building, Route 438, Cattaraugas Reservation, Irving, Erie County, NY



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B&W Photos
View Northeast Showing West And South (front) Elevations
HB916034
View Northeast Showing West And South (front) Elevations
View Northwest Showing South (front) Elevation
HB916035
View Northwest Showing South (front) Elevation
View Southwest Showing East And North (rear) Elevations
HB916036
View Southwest Showing East And North (rear) Elevations
Photocopy Of Photograph, Circa 1930 View North Showing South (front) Elevation
HB916037
Photocopy Of Photograph, Circa 1930 View North Showing South (front) Elevation
Detail, Statue Of Male Indian In Niche At Second Floor Level, South (front) Elevation
HB916038
Detail, Statue Of Male Indian In Niche At Second Floor Level, South (front) Elevation
Detail, Statute Of Female Indian In Niche At Second Floor Level, South (front) Elevation
HB916039
Detail, Statute Of Female Indian In Niche At Second Floor Level, South (front) Elevation
Detail, Bas Relief Of Indian Head, Second Floor Level Above Niche, South (front) Elevation
HB916040
Detail, Bas Relief Of Indian Head, Second Floor Level Above Niche, South (front) Elevation
Detail, Dormer Ornamentation, South (front) Elevation
HB916041
Detail, Dormer Ornamentation, South (front) Elevation
First Floor, Window And Wallpaper Details
HB916042
First Floor, Window And Wallpaper Details
First Floor, Fireplace And Commemorative Plaque Detail
HB916043
First Floor, Fireplace And Commemorative Plaque Detail
Third Floor, Skylight Detail
HB916044
Third Floor, Skylight Detail
South Elevation
HB916045
South Elevation
West Elevation
HB916046
West Elevation
North Elevation
HB916047
North Elevation
Basement Plan
HB916048
Basement Plan
First Floor Plan
HB916049
First Floor Plan
Second Floor Plan
HB916050
Second Floor Plan
Attic Plan
HB916051
Attic Plan
Roof Plan
HB916052
Roof Plan
Section
HB916053
Section


Data Pages


Photo Caption Pages


Item Title


Location
Cattaraugas Reservation, Irving, NY

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS NY-6012-A
Significance: The Administration Buildings was the central structure in the new school plan devised following the school's transfer to the New York State Department of Welfare's jurisdiction in 1898. The school was the social and educational center of the Cattaraugas Reservation from the end of the 19th century through the first half of the 20th century.

Subjects
Indians Of North America
Schools


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. VIEW NORTHEAST SHOWING WEST AND SOUTH (FRONT) ELEVATIONS
2. VIEW NORTHWEST SHOWING SOUTH (FRONT) ELEVATION
3. VIEW SOUTHWEST SHOWING EAST AND NORTH (REAR) ELEVATIONS
4. Photocopy of photograph, circa 1930 VIEW NORTH SHOWING SOUTH (FRONT) ELEVATION
5. DETAIL, STATUE OF MALE INDIAN IN NICHE AT SECOND FLOOR LEVEL, SOUTH (FRONT) ELEVATION
6. DETAIL, STATUTE OF FEMALE INDIAN IN NICHE AT SECOND FLOOR LEVEL, SOUTH (FRONT) ELEVATION
7. DETAIL, BAS RELIEF OF INDIAN HEAD, SECOND FLOOR LEVEL ABOVE NICHE, SOUTH (FRONT) ELEVATION
8. DETAIL, DORMER ORNAMENTATION, SOUTH (FRONT) ELEVATION
10. FIRST FLOOR, WINDOW AND WALLPAPER DETAILS
11. FIRST FLOOR, FIREPLACE AND COMMEMORATIVE PLAQUE DETAIL
12. THIRD FLOOR, SKYLIGHT DETAIL
13. SOUTH ELEVATION
14. WEST ELEVATION
15. NORTH ELEVATION
16. BASEMENT PLAN
17. FIRST FLOOR PLAN
18. SECOND FLOOR PLAN
19. ATTIC PLAN
20. ROOF PLAN
21. SECTION


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