Kisken Kit Barn Research
Scope and Contents
Research on Kit Barns sold by Gordon Van Tine and Sears compiled by donor. Includes barns both extant & not in IA, IL, WI, MI, OH, MN, etc. Images are of various quality. Some blueprints are included. Jamestown barns mentioned. Reprint of book: "Some GVT Barns & What Their Owners Think of Them"  with notes by donor.
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This collection is open for research.
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1 Box(es) (1 archive box 2.5")
Language of Materials
Range 37 Section 7
Images: Range 44 Section 2 Photo Box 4
Immediate Source of Acquisition
- Language of description
- Script of description
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