Claude Bragdon: His Work in Rochester

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More Lives Than One, By Claude Fayette Bragdon, Alfred A. Knopf, 1938

The Home of the Rochester Chamber of Commerce, Rogers and Manson Company, 1918

Reaching for the Infinite: the First Universalist Church: 75 Years at the Corner of Court and Clinton, by Mark D. Morrison-Reed, H. Keith Scott, Roland Bramlet, 1983

Magazine articles

"Claude F. Bragdon, Architect, Stage Designer, and Mystic", Rochester History, Vol. XXIX, No. 4, October, 1967


Rush Rhees Library, University of Rochester Bragdon Family Papers, 1819-1980


Announcement card for Claude Bragdon lecture, June 7, 1915

Letter from Claude Bragdon to Edward R. Foreman, June 9, 1915

Plans, proposed new home of the Rochester Historical Society

Membership certificate, Rochester Historical Society

Here are a few other works by Bragdon himself:

The Golden Person in the Heart, Brothers of the Book, 1898

A Brief Life of Annie Besant, President of the Theosophical Society, Manas Press, 1909

Theosophy and the Theosophical Society, Manas Press, 1909

The Beautiful Necessity: Seven Essays on Theosophy and Architecture, Manas Press, 1910

Episodes from an Unwritten History, Manas Press, 1910

Self-Education: An Address Given Before the Boston Architectural Club, April the Third, 1909, by Claude Bragdon, Manas Press, 1910

The Small Old Path, Manas Press, 1911

The "Heathen Invasion": An Open Letter to the Editor of the Hampton-Columbian Magazine, Manas Press, 1911

Man the Square: A Higher Space Parable, Manas Press, 1912

The Message of the Buddha, Manas Press, 1914

Projective Ornament, The Manas Press, 1915

Architecture and Democracy, A. A. Knopf, 1918

Oracle, Manas Press, 1921

Four-Dimensional Vistas, A. A. Knopf, 1923

A Primer of Higher Space, the Fourth Dimension, to which is Added, Man the Square, a Higher Space Variable, A. A. Knopf, 1923

Old Lamps for New: The Ancient Wisdom in the Modern World, A. A. Knopf, 1925

The New Image, A. A. Knopf, 1928

Merely Players, A. A. Knopf, 1929

The Eternal Poles, A. A. Knopf, 1931

The Frozen Fountain; Being Essays on Architecture and the Art of Design in Space, A. A. Knopf, 1932

An Introduction to Yoga, A. A. Knopf, 1933

The Arch Lectures: Eighteen Discourses on a Great Variety of Subjects Delivered in New York, during the Winter of 1940, Creative Age Press, 1942

Also, some works to which Bragdon contributed:

Kindergarten Chats on Architecture, Education and Democracy, By Louis H. Sullivan; edited and introduced by Claude F. Bragdon

Six Lectures on Architecture, by Ralph Adams Cram, Thomas Hastings and Claude Bragdon, 1917

Tertium Organum: The Third Canon of Thought; A Key to the Enigmas of the World, by P.D. Ouspensky, translated from the Russian by Nicholas Bessaraboff and Claude Bragdon, with an introduction by Claude Bragdon, 1922

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