Oehrlein & Associates Architects records
Scope and Contents
This collection contains architectural drawings (both oversize and letter file size), photographs, negatives and reports. The firm began in 1984, but the records date from 1981-2007. These records document the work this firm undertook in historic preservation in the Washington DC Metropolitan area.
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
Some material may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the patron's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections.
Biographical / Historical
Mary L. Oehrlein established this Washington architectural and preservation firm in 1984. Oehrlein & Associates Architects specialized in historic preservation, adaptive reuse, renovation and additions and alterations. The type of jobs most often involved government buildings, multi-unit residential, museums, offices, park buildings, and religious facilities. Prior to opening the firm Oehrlein was director of the Washington office of the Ehrenkrantz Group/ Building Conservation Technology. The office closed in 2011 when Oehrlein began working for the Architect of the Capitol.
68.5 Linear Feet
Language of Materials
This collection contains architectural drawings (both oversize and letter file size), photographs, negatives and reports. The firm began in 1984, but the records date from 1981-2007. These records document the work this firm undertook in historic preservation Washington DC Metropolitan area.
Organized into 2 series: Architectural drawings (oversize tubes) and Project files.
The majority of the project files are stored off-site, and will require additional retrieval time. Please contact the Special Collections Research Center for more information.
- Guide to the Oehrlein and Associates Architect records, 1981-2007
- Special Collections Research Center, The George Washington University
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English