Robert Philip Gordon papers, 1963-2010

The Robert Philip Gordon papers consist of selected work from the professional career of architect, urban planner, artist, professor and Illinois Institute of Technology graduate Robert Philip Gordon. These selections may be useful to students and researchers who wish to explore this work and this period of time in Chicago history. All items in this collection are a gift of Robert Philip Gordon.

The papers are divided into five series and organized chronologically by project. These categories demonstrate the different types of work Mr. Gordon performed over the course of his career.

Series 1 (Architecture - Residential Buildings, Commercial Buildings)
Series 2 (Artwork - Chicago Drawings and Sketchbooks, Including sketches of Mayors Office meetings, Paris Etchings and Drawings, European Sketchbooks)
Series 3 (Biography - Awards, Degrees, Promotional Items)
Series 4 (Planning and Landscape Architecture - Alternatives for Planning Kenwood-Oakland (Planning Booklet 1968), The Grant Part Conservancy Drawings)
Series 5 (Publications - Books, Newspaper Articles, Graduate Thesis)

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Uptown Theater District painting, 1997
San Bar Beach - Cottage
'Sportsvision' Behind the Plate……Where Are Harry & Jimmy?....
'The Green Monster'... Fenway Park, Boston 'First Strike'…Ends…Fisk Returns Home
'View From the Cheap Seats'…...(In Old "Kymyski"..)
Home Run!! (Bill's Blast-Off)...
Civic Stadium Portland Oregon…The Portland Rockies
They Play Baseball in Gardens Out Here…
Mt. Rainier + The Kingdome…….Overlooking Seattle Harbor From Pike St. Market (Eating a Canteloupe)
Wrigley Field Scoreboard..As it is!
'Madison Muskies……View From the Press Box'
Leon's Bar-B-Q
Walton Carpet Store - Floor Plan
'Chinatown'...The Gateway...
Regents Park
Icosahedron Guest House on Indiana Dunes, Exterior detail, ca. 1970s
Icosahedron Guest House on Indiana Dunes, Interior, ca. 1970s
Icosahedron Guest House on Indiana Dunes, Exterior, ca. 1970s
Walton Carpets
Leon's Bar-B-Q Exterior, ca. 1974-1984