Image ID
HB-07051-F
Headline
Spiral staircase in Morton D. May residence
Date Depicted
July 30, 1942
Date Created
July 30, 1942
Creator
Hedrich-Blessing
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
black-and-white negatives
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2015, all rights reserved
Credit Line
HB-07051-F, Chicago History Museum, Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Inventory Number
1991.505
Storage Location
Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Acquisition Source
Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Max Pixels - Height
8154
Max Pixels - Width
6561
KEYWORDS
St.Louis
built environment
buildings
architecture
Hedrich-Blessing
Architectural Forum
House & Garden
Ideal Home
Progressive Architecture
May, Morton D., Jr.
Jarvis, Howard
Marx, Samuel, 1902-
modernism
Ladue (Mo.)
May Department Stores Company
spiral staircases
stairs
interior view
Hedrich-Blessing (Firm)
1991.505
interior views
stairways
residence
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spiral staircase in morton d may residence

Interior view of a swirling spiral staircase inside the Morton D. May residence, located in Ladue, Missouri, July 30, 1942. Photographed for Morton D. May, Howard Jarvis, and architect Samuel Marx, as well as Architectural Forum, House & Garden, Ideal Home, and Progressive Architecture magazines.

Interior view of a swirling spiral staircase inside the Morton D. May residence, located in Ladue, Missouri, July 30, 1942. Photographed for Morton D. May, Howard Jarvis, and architect Samuel Marx, as well as Architectural Forum, House & Garden, Ideal Home, and Progressive Architecture magazines.