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Photo, Print, Drawing Springfield National Cemetery, Lodge, 1702 East Seminole Street, Springfield, Greene County, MO

[ Data Pages from Survey HALS MO-4-B  ]

About this Item

Title

  • Springfield National Cemetery, Lodge, 1702 East Seminole Street, Springfield, Greene County, MO

Names

  • Historic American Landscapes Survey, creator
  • National Cemetery Administration
  • Veterans Administration
  • Meigs, Montgomery C.
  • Budlong, A. T.
  • National Cemetery Administration, U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs, sponsor
  • Price, Virginia Barrett, transmitter
  • Price, Virginia Barrett, historian

Created / Published

  • Documentation compiled after 2000

Headings

  • -  national cemeteries
  • -  Georgian Revival architectural elements
  • -  domestic life
  • -  brick buildings
  • -  Missouri -- Greene County -- Springfield

Latitude / Longitude

  • 37.174064,-93.264169

Notes

  • -  Significance: One of the historic revival and regional house forms that the Office of Quartermaster tried in the national cemeteries was the Georgian Revival style of building. Three lodges were built according to this design between 1937 and 1940 in Long Island, Raleigh, and Springfield. The plan of the first lodge built in this idiom lacked sufficient space for the office, and a wing for the office was subsequently added in 1941. The second lodge, in Raleigh, was constructed in 1938, but it was the last, in Springfield, that had a modified floor plan and so kept the office within the footprint of the building. The Springfield lodge is significant as the fullest expression of the Georgian Revival style. It cost $17,150 to construct in 1940.
  • -  Survey number: HALS MO-4-B
  • -  Building/structure dates: 1940 Initial Construction
  • -  Building/structure dates: 1968 Subsequent Work
  • -  Building/structure dates: 1996 Subsequent Work

Medium

  • Data Page(s): 7

Call Number/Physical Location

  • HALS MO-4-B

Source Collection

  • Historic American Landscapes Survey (Library of Congress)

Repository

Control Number

  • mo2048

Rights Advisory

Online Format

  • pdf

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Chicago citation style:

Historic American Landscapes Survey, Creator, National Cemetery Administration, Veterans Administration, Montgomery C Meigs, A. T Budlong, U.S. Dept. Of Veterans Affairs National Cemetery Administration, and Virginia Barrett Price. Springfield National Cemetery, Lodge,East Seminole Street, Springfield, Greene County, MO. Greene County Springfield Missouri, 2000. translateds by Price, Virginia Barrettmitter Documentation Compiled After. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/mo2048/.

APA citation style:

Historic American Landscapes Survey, C., National Cemetery Administration, Veterans Administration, Meigs, M. C., Budlong, A. T., National Cemetery Administration, U. S. D. O. V. A. & Price, V. B. (2000) Springfield National Cemetery, Lodge,East Seminole Street, Springfield, Greene County, MO. Greene County Springfield Missouri, 2000. Price, V. B., trans Documentation Compiled After. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/mo2048/.

MLA citation style:

Historic American Landscapes Survey, Creator, et al. Springfield National Cemetery, Lodge,East Seminole Street, Springfield, Greene County, MO. trans by Price, Virginia Barrettmitter Documentation Compiled After. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/mo2048/>.