Welcome to the Archives of the Paul Rudolph Heritage Foundation. The purpose of this online database is to function as a tool for scholars, students, architects, preservationists, journalists and other interested parties. The archive consists of photographs, slides, articles and publications from Rudolph’s lifetime; physical drawings and models; personal photos and memorabilia; and contemporary photographs and articles.

Unless otherwise noted, all images and drawings are copyright © The Estate of Paul Rudolph and The Paul Rudolph Heritage Foundation. Please speak with a representative of the Paul Rudolph Heritage Foundation to get permission to use any drawings or photos. Drawings, sketches and other materials produced by Rudolph’s architectural office at the Library of Congress are maintained there for preservation, but the intellectual property rights belong to the Paul Rudolph Estate and Ernst Wagner, founder of the Paul Rudolph Heritage Foundation.

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LOCATION
Address: 291 Mansfield Street
City: New Haven
State: Connecticut
Zip Code: 06511
Nation: United States
Google Maps Address: 41.32319, -72.92495

STATUS
Type: Housing
Status: Built

TECHNICAL DATA
Date(s): 1960
Site Area:
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Height:
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Building Cost:

PROFESSIONAL TEAM
Client: Yale University
Architect: Paul Rudolph
Associate Architect: 
Landscape:
Structural: Henry Pfisterer
MEP: Van Zelm, Haywood & Shadford
QS/PM:

SUPPLIERS
Contractor:
Subcontractor(s):

Married Student Housing for Yale University

A large building can be a village thus reducing the scale to a more appropriate one. The first scheme for the married student housing clarifies the architect’s intentions more than the executed project.
— Paul Rudolph in Moholy-Nagy, Sibyl, and Gerhard Schwab. The Architecture of Paul Rudolph. New York: Praeger, 1970. P. 184

DRAWINGS - Design Drawings / Renderings

DRAWINGS - Construction Drawings

DRAWINGS - Shop Drawings

PHOTOS - Project Model

PHOTOS - During Construction

PHOTOS - Completed Project

PHOTOS - Current Conditions

LINKS FOR MORE INFORMATION

RELATED DOWNLOADS

PROJECT BIBLIOGRAPHY
Rudolph, P. and Moholy-Nagy, S. (1970). The Architecture of Paul Rudolph. New York: Praeger, pp. 184-187.