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List of Charles Follen McKim buildings, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Most, if not all prominent Charles Follen McKim architecture appears on this list, including houses, churches and other structures where applicable. This list contains information like what city the structure can be found in, and when it was first opened to the public. If you want to find out even more about these famous Charles Follen McKim buildings you can click on the building names to get additional information.

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Boston Public Library is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Charles Follen McKim Architecture
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The Boston Public Library is a municipal public library system in Boston, Massachusetts, United States, founded in 1848. The Boston Public Library is also the Library for the Commonwealth of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts; all adult residents of the commonwealth are entitled to borrowing and research privileges, and the library receives state funding. The Boston Public Library contains approximately 23 million items encompassing all formats including books, DVDs, maps, music scores, and visual materials, making it the second-largest public library in the United States behind only the Library of Congress, according to the American Library Association. In fiscal year 2014, the library held ...more

City/Town: Boston

Opened: Jan 01 1895

Architect: Charles Follen McKim, Philip Johnson

Architecture Firm: McKim, Mead, and White

Created By: Charles Follen McKim, Philip Johnson

Style: Beaux-Arts architecture, Neo-Renaissance

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The Lathrop House, also known as the Bryan Lathrop House, is a Georgian style house at 120 E Bellevue Place in the Gold Coast neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois, United States. The house was built in 1892 by McKim, Mead & White for Bryan Lathrop. It was designated a Chicago Landmark on May 9, 1973, and it was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1974. ...more

City/Town: Chicago, Illinois, USA

Architect: Charles Follen McKim

Created By: Charles Follen McKim

Style: Georgian

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Butler Institute of American Art

The Butler Institute of American Art, located on Wick Avenue in Youngstown, Ohio, United States, was the first museum dedicated exclusively to American art. Established by local industrialist and philanthropist Joseph G. Butler, Jr., the museum has been operating pro bono since 1919. Dedicated in 1919, the original structure is a McKim, Mead and White architectural masterpiece listed on the National Register of Historic Places . Among the most celebrated works in the Butler's permanent collection is Winslow Homer's Snap the Whip, a famed tribute to the era of the one-room schoolhouse. Winslow; however, painted two versions of Snap the Whip, with the other version residing in the Metropolitan ...more

City/Town: Youngstown, Ohio, USA

Opened: Jan 01 1919

Architect: Charles Follen McKim

Created By: Charles Follen McKim


Columbia University Low Memorial Library

The Low Memorial Library of Columbia University was built in 1895 by University President Seth Low as the University's central library. Financed with $1 million of Low's own money due to the recalcitrance of university alumni, he named it in memory of his father, Abiel Abbot Low. "Neither low nor a library," however, it has housed the central administrative offices of the university ever since the completion of the Butler Library in 1934, and is the focal point and most prominent building on the university's Morningside Heights campus. The steps leading to the library's columned facade are a popular meeting place for Columbia students as well as home to Daniel Chester French's sculpture, ...more

City/Town: Columbia University, main campus, New York City, New York, USA

Architect: Charles Follen McKim

Created By: Charles Follen McKim

Style: Beaux-Arts architecture