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  • Lee, Antoinette J. Architects to the Nation: The Rise and Decline of the Supervising Architect's Office. New York: Oxford University Press, 2000., p. 211-212
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  • University of Pennsylvania Architectural Alumni Society. The Book of the School. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1934., p. 151, 160
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  • American Art Annual. v.21 (1924/25) "Who's Who In Architecture.", p. 362
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  • American Architect and Building News (periodical), v. 34, p. 123, 11/21/91
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  • T-Square Club (Philadelphia, Pa.) Minutes, 1883-1937. Minutes, 1883-1937. 9 v. (Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA), 10/29/1888
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  • American Institute of Architects. Philadelphia Chapter Records, 1869-1910. 7 vols. Minutes, 1869-1908; minutes of the Executive Committee, 1903-1910; minutes of the Education Committee, 1870-1873; minutes of the Admission Committee, 1870-1873; and receipt book, 1888-1904. (American Philosophical Society, on deposit in The Athenaeum of Philadelphia), 1/1889
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  • T-Square Club (Philadelphia, Pa.) Minutes, 1883-1937. Minutes, 1883-1937. 9 v. (Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA), 1/18/1893
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  • T-Square Club (Philadelphia, Pa.) Minutes, 1883-1937. Minutes, 1883-1937. 9 v. (Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA), 10/1893
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  • Who Was Who in America. Chicago, Marquis-Who's Who, 1967 - , p. 33, 1897
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  • American Art Annual. v.21 (1924/25) "Who's Who In Architecture.", v. 5, 1905
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  • T-Square Club (Philadelphia, Pa.) Minutes, 1883-1937. Minutes, 1883-1937. 9 v. (Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA), 11/24/1911
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  • American Architect, v. 105, n. 1987, 1/21/1914
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  • Architectural Forum., v. 58, p. 21, 8/1933
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  • American Architect, v. 143, p. 137, 9/1933
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  • "Architect Takes Post at College" In The Altoona Mirror. (18 October 1926).
     
  • Ash, Percy. Architectural Design. Scranton, Pa.: International Textbook Company, c1930.
     
  • Ash, Percy. Theory of Architectural Design. Scranton, PA: ICS, 1930.
     
  • House and Garden 3 (January 1903): 12-19.
     
  • Michigan, University of. Catalogue of Graduates, Non-graduates, Officers, and Members of the Faculties, 1837-1921. Ann Arbor, MI: University of Michigan Press, 1923.
     
  • Southern Pennsylvania Chapter of the American Institute of Architects. Minutes of the Meeting of the Southern Pennsylvania Chapter of the AIA. (13 November 1933).
     
  • Noffsinger, James Philip. "The Influence of the Ecole des Beaux-Arts on the Architects of the United States." Ph.D., Catholic University, 1955.
     
  • Obituaries:New York American. (20 July 1933); New York Times. (20 July 1933), p. 19:6.
     
  • Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. Catalogue of the Architectural Exhibition, 12-17-1894 to 2-5-1895. Philadelphia: The Academy, 1894.
     
  • Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. Catalogue of the Architectural Exhibition, 1895-1896. Philadelphia: The Academy, n.d., p. 93.
     
  • The World's Fair - The Official Photographic Views of the Universal Exposition held in St. Louis, 1904. Introduction by Walter B. Stevens. St. Louis: N. D. Thompson Publishing Company, 1903, p. 55.
     
  • Tyrrell, Frank G. The Universal Exposition - A Portfolio of Official Photographic Views. St. Louis, MO: Portfolio Publishing Company, 1904.
     
  • University of Michigan. Catalogue of the Graduates. Ann Arbor: 1923, p. 7.
     
  • University of Pennsylvania. General Alumni Society. General Alumni Catalogue of the University of Pennsylvania, 1917. Philadelphia: 1917, p. 101.
     
  • University of Pennsylvania. The School of Architecture of the University of Pennsylvania. Philadelphia: 1902.
     

Biographical Drawings, Photos, Papers, etc.

  • Ash manuscript for Theory of Architectural Design, Penn State Room, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA.
     
  • Membership Record. American Institute of Architects. American Institute of Architect Archives, Washington, D.C. (Membership Application, 1903).
     
  • Membership Record. Philadelphia Chapter-AIA, Philadelphia, Pa. (Membership Application; Obituary Notice).
     
  • The Pennsylvania State University. "The School of Engineering Faculty Personnel Record." (Located at the Pennsylvania State Library).
     
  • Percy Ash File, Applications and Recommendations for Positions in the Washington, D.C., Offices of the Treasury Department, National Archives (cited in Lee, p. 317.)
     

 

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