Ron Bacardi y Compañia Administration Building

Ron Bacardi y Compañia Administration Building

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  • Gene Summers (creator)
  • Office of Mies van der Rohe (architectural firm)
  • Gene Summers (archive creator)


Ron Bacardi y Compañia Administration Building

Dates of creation

circa 1957

Level of archival description

File 5

Extent and Medium

  • 1 drawing

Scope and Content

Proposed headquarters and administration building for Ron Bacardi y Compañia in Santiago de Cuba, Cuba. The building was designed by Mies van der Rohe in collaboration with Gene Summers.

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Material in this project series was not arranged.


Santiago de Cuba Cuba


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    • Reference Number: ARCH193832
    • Title: Sketch of Bacardi Administration Building, by Gene Summers and Mies van der Rohe
    • Dates of creation: circa 1957
    • Form: drawings
    • Catalogued items within this file 0


    • Gene Summers (draughtsman)
    • Ludwig Mies van der Rohe (draughtsman)
    • Gene Summers (archive creator)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 drawing(s)

    Stage and Purpose:

    • conceptual drawing

    Extent and Medium:

    • 1 drawing

    Technique and media:

    Ink on paper napkin, matted


    26 x 26 cm

    Credit line:

    Gene Summers fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Gene Summers/
    Gift of Gene Summers

    Folder Number:

    114-002-004 S


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