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Thomas Asylum for Orphan & Destitute Indians, Dining Hall, Route 438, Cattaraugas Reservation, Irving, Erie County, NY



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Item Title


Location
Cattaraugas Reservation, Irving, NY

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS NY-6012-B
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
Dining Halls


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. EXTERIOR DETAIL, COMMEMORATIVE STONE PANEL
4. Photocopy of photograph, date unknown DETAIL, DECORATIVE SWAG OF EARS OF CORN
5. Photocopy of photograph, circa 1930 VIEW NORTHEAST SHOWING WEST AND SOUTH ELEVATIONS
6. Drawing No. 2, FIRST FLOOR PLAN
7. Drawing No. 3, SECOND FLOOR PLAN
8. Drawing No. 5, EAST ELEVATION


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