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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Leon's Bar-B-Q Exterior, ca. 1974-1984
Leon's Bar-B-Q Exterior, ca. 1974-1984
Leon's Bar-B-Q Interior, ca. 1974-1984
Leon's Bar-B-Q drawing, ca. 1974-1984
Leon's Bar-B-Q model, ca. 1974-1984
Leon's Bar-B-Q: Pick Up Orders or Dine at Tables
Leon's Bar-B-Q: Private Lounge: Bar, Banquet, Video, Games
Leon's Bar-B-Q: View from 'The Street'
Mama Mia Pasta - Concept Sketch
Mama Mia Pasta Interior, 1981
Mama Mia Pasta Interior, 1981
Mermel House
Mermel House
Mt. Rainier + The Kingdome…….Overlooking Seattle Harbor From Pike St. Market (Eating a Canteloupe)
Proposed Grant Park Covered Market - Alternate Plan
Proposed Grant Park Covered Market @ 9th St.
Proposed Ninth Street Covered Market
Regents Park
Robert Gordon, ca. 1980s
San Bar Beach - Cottage