University of Texas at Austin

Norman Bel Geddes Database

Job 524, Butler Prefab Buildings, 1943-1944

Summary: The job consists of market research and design of post-war farm buildings made of sheet steel for Butler Manufacturing Co. The job was transferred to ex-Bel Geddes employees Nowland and Schladermundt.

For a more detailed description of holdings, see Kristen Noel Brown, House Designs of Norman Bel Geddes: Four Projects from the Collection of the Harry Ransom Center (University of Texas at Austin thesis, 2007).

Box/Location Folder Description
box 35 524.1 Contracts, transfer of contract, correspondence, meeting minutes, memos Oct1943-Jun1944.
box 35 524.2 Report "Farm Service Building Survey" prepared by Van Doren, Nowland and Schladermundt.