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Bartlett Burial Vault

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Institution Name: Bard College
Original/Historic Place Name: Bartlett Burial Vault
Location on Campus: E or W of Cnty.103
Date(s) of Construction:
1969original construction Withers, F. C.
Designer: F. C. Withers
Type of Place: Individual building
Style: Gothic revival (Glossary)
Significance: architecture, culture
Narrative: see below
References: see below
Materials:
Foundation: stone
Walls: stone
Roof: stone
 
Function:
1969-present (2006)memorial site (burial vault)
 

Narrative:
This Gothic revival structure is a burial crypt for family contributing financially to the college.
 

References:

Hudson River Historic District [including Bard College]. National Register of Historic Places designation report. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of the Interior/National Park Service, 1990.

Kline, Reamer. Education for the Common Good: A History of Bard College--the First 100 Years (1860--1960). Annandale-on-Hudson, NY: Bard College, 1982.

 

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