Series GSAA/P/7 - Photographs of the Mackintosh Building

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Photographs of the Mackintosh Building


  • c1900-2007 (Creation)

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4 boxes, 498 items

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A collection of photographs of the Mackintosh Building, including: aerial photographs and site plans; photographs of the exterior of the building; photographs of the interior of the building including the entrance, corridors, studios, offices and other rooms; photographs of furniture; photographs of scale drawings of furniture; photographs of metalwork and other details.

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This material has been appraised in line with Glasgow School of Art Archives and Collections standard procedures.


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Photographs have generally been categorised by location according to which area of the building is depicted, for example, exterior photographs, photographs of the sub-basement, the basement, the ground floor, the 1st floor, the 2nd floor, followed by metalwork, furniture, details, etc. A group of photographs taken by the Royal Commission for Ancient and Historical Monuments in 2003/4 has been kept as a set in its original order.

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