University of Texas at Austin

Norman Bel Geddes Database

Job 627, Hotel Theatre, 1949-1951

Summary: This job includes Bel Geddes's plans for theaters in the Savoy Plaza Hotel, the Waldorf Astoria Sert Room, the Park Lane Hotel, and the Essex House Hotel.

Hunter Code: TH 19
Hunter Guide: page 179

Box/Location Folder Description
flat file e 1-7 Preliminary Sketches --- Savoy Plaza.
theater box 158 e 8 Preliminary Sketches --- Savoy Plaza.
flat file e 9-12 Preliminary Sketches --- Essex House Theatre.
flat file e 13-21 Preliminary Sketches --- Park Lane Hotel Theatre.
flat file e 22 Preliminary Sketches --- Essex House Theatre.
flat file f 1-9 Drawings --- Plans and elevations for Savoy Plaza.
theater box 158 i 1 Publicity --- Clippings.
theater box 158 j 1-3 Correspondence --- Memos, phone transcriptions, correspondence 1949-1951.
theater box 158 j 4 Correspondence --- Report on Hotel Theatre Project.
theater box 158 n 1 Photostats --- Savoy Plaza plans.
flat file n 2-3 Photostats --- Savoy Plaza.
flat file n 4 Photostats --- Park Lane Hotel Theatre.
theater box 158 o 1-2 Cost estimates. Cost data.
theater box 158 p 1 Production Specifications.
theater box 158 q 1, 4 Source Material --- Clippings.
flat file q 2-3 Source Material --- Drawings of existing Savoy Plaza.
flat file w 1 Discarded drawings for Savoy Plaza.