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The Julian Abele Project: Further Reading

** denotes available at the Monmouth University Library

Asbury Park Press Historic Newspaper Database.


Badamo, Melissa. "Wilson Hall Renamed 'The Great Hall at Shadow Lawn,'" The Outlook, September 16th, 2020, Vol. 93 No.1.


Chronicling America Historic Newspaper Database.


Cohen, Amy. "Loyal Classmen." Penn Today. Last modified March 4, 2020. Accessed December 1, 2020.  


Craven, Jackie. "Discover the Beauty of Beaux Arts." ThoughtCo. Last modified November 11, 2019. Accessed December 1, 2020.


Doyle, Rachel B. "Meet the black architect who designed Duke University 37 years before he could have attended it." Curbed. Last modified December 6, 2017. Accessed December 1, 2020.


Duke University. "Julian Abele (1881-1950)." Duke University Libraries. Accessed December 1, 2020.


Gabrielan, Randall. Long Branch - Reinventing a Resort. Atglen, PA: Schiffer Publishers, 2009.


Gabrielan, Randall. Monmouth County, NJ. Arcadia Publishing, 1998. 


Gavins, Raymond. The Cambridge Guide to African American History. Cambridge, MA: Cambridge University Press, 2016.


Gournay, Isabelle, and Marie-Laure Crosnier Leconte. "American Architecture Students in Belle Epoque Paris: Scholastic Strategies and Achievements at the Ecole Des Beaux-Arts." The Journal of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era 12, no. 2 (2013): 154-98. 


Gowans, Alan. Architecture in New Jersey. Vol. 6. Princeton, New Jersey: D. Van Nostrand Company Inc., 1964. **


Green, Jack, et al. "Julian Abele, Designer of Duke's West Campus." Julian Abele, April 29, 2020. 


Hewitt, Mark Alan. The Architect and the American Country House. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1990.


Jones, Ayana. "Blacks Boast Success in a Variety of Fields." Philadelphia Tribune, February 07, 2012.


King, William E., ed. "Abele, Julian Francis (1881-1950)." North Carolina Architects & Builders. Last modified 2009. Accessed December 1, 2020.


Levenson, Michael. "Monmouth University to Remove Woodrow Wilson’s Name From Building." New York Times, June 21st, 2020.


Maher, James T.  The Twilight of Splendor: Chronicles of the Age of American Palaces. Toronto: Little, Brown & Company, 1975. **


Monmouth University. "History of the Great Hall." Monmouth University. Accessed December 1, 2020.


New York Times Historic Newspaper Database. **


Pitts, Carolyn. “United States Department of the Interior National Park Service National Register of Historic Places Inventory - Nomination Form.” August 10th, 1984. 


Reme, Jim, et al. Monmouth University. South Carolina: Arcadia Press, 2002. **


Riviere, Schnerb. Conversations with Cezanne. US Press. p. 86.


Rogers, Jocelyn. "Julian Abele: Honoring a legacy no longer in 'the shadows.'" AIA. Last modified June 25, 2020. Accessed December 1, 2020.


Romero, Melissa. "Tracing Black Architect Julian Abele's Life and Work in Philly." Curbed Philly, February 19, 2019.


Shadow Lawn, Versailles of America: The Original Contents of an Estate Real and Personal, Costing $10,000,000.00. Palatial Mansion Consisting of 128 Rooms, 8 Auxiliary Cottages, 108 Acres of Choice Exclusive Real Estate, All Known as Shadow Lawn, West Long Branch, New Jersey. Sold by Order of Mrs. Hubert T. Parson. (Auction Catalog, 1940) **


State of New Jersey. "Shadow Lawn." New Jersey Historic Trust. Accessed December 1, 2020.


Tatman, Sandra L. "Abele, Julian Francis (1881 - 1950)." Philadelphia Architects and Buildings. Accessed December 1, 2020.


Tifft, Susan E. "Out of the Shadows." Smithsonian Magazine, February 2005.


University of Pennsylvania. "Julian Francis Abele." Penn: University Archives & Records. Accessed December 1, 2020.


Van Zaten, David. "What American Architects Learned in Paris." In 19th Century Architecture, edited by Martin Bressani and Christina Contandriopoulos, 513-533. Oxford: John Wiley and Sons, 2017.


Walsh, Colleen. "Shining a light on a genius." Harvard Gazette. Last modified February 26, 2020. Accessed December 1, 2020.


Wilson, Dreck Spurlock. Interview by Kelly Dender. Monmouth University, West Long Branch, NJ. November 24, 2020. **


Wilson, Dreck Spurlock. African American Architects: a Biographical Dictionary. New York, New York: Routledge, 2004.


Wilson, Dreck Spurlock. Julian Abele: Architect and the Beaux Arts. New York, New York: Routledge, 2019. **