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Architectural Drawings, 1893-1908

Identifier: Series 7

Scope and Contents

This series contains blueprints and other architectural drawings for the construction of Cairnwood, along with its stable and Garden House. They include mechanical and electrical drawings and detail drawings of moldings, window casements, fireplaces, etc. Also included in this series is the drawings for the new dairy barn which burned down in 1908 while John Pitcairn was traveling abroad.

Where known, drawing number (dwg), date, scale and size are provided.


  • Created: 1893-1908

Conditions Governing Access

Qualified researchers have unrestricted access to this collection


From the Collection: 15.00 Linear Feet

From the Collection: 3.00 Linear Feet

From the Collection: 25.00 Linear Feet

From the Collection: 6.00 Linear Feet

Language of Materials


Existence and Location of Originals

Rack 1, Bay 1, Flat file A.


Repository Details

Part of the Bryn Athyn Historic District Archives at Glencairn Museum Repository

PO Box 757
Bryn Athyn PA 19009-0757 Country Code 0