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Finding Aid for the Friends of the Schindler House lecture series, 1979 0000246
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  • Access
  • Custodial History note
  • Preferred Citation note
  • Biographical/Historical note
  • Scope and Content note
  • Related Archival Materials note

  • Title: Friends of the Schindler House lecture series
    Identifier/Call Number: 0000246
    Contributing Institution: Architecture and Design Collection, Art, Design & Architecture Museum
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 0.25 Linear feet (2 cassette tapes, 3 CD-Roms)
    Date: 1979
    creator: Banham, Rayner
    creator: McCoy, Esther, 1920-1989

    Access

    Partially processed collection, open for use by qualified researchers.

    Custodial History note

    Gift of Kathryn Smith, 2012.

    Preferred Citation note

    Friends of the Schindler House lecture series, Architecture and Design Collection. Art, Design & Architecture Museum; University of California, Santa Barbara.

    Biographical/Historical note

    Friends of the Schindler House (FOSH), is a nonprofit organization that was founded in 1976 by Schindler’s former wife Pauline. FOSH acquired the Schindler house in 1980 with funding from the California Office of Historic Preservation. The nonprofit’s mission is to preserve and maintain Schindler’s Kings Road house in West Hollywood, California.

    Scope and Content note

    The Friends of the Schindler House lecture series collection span .25 linear feet and dates from 1979. The collection is composed of two recorded lectures organized by the Friends of the Schindler House and hosted at the University of Southern California. Lectures include: “Schindler’s Architecture – Thick and Thin” by Rayner Banham on May 24, 1979 and “The 40s (on R. M. Schindler)” by Esther McCoy on May 31, 1979.

    Related Archival Materials note

    R. M. Schindler papers, Architecture and Design Collection. Art, Design & Architecture Museum; University of California, Santa Barbara.
    ADC Oral Hisotry collection, Architecture and Design Collection. Art, Design & Architecture Museum; University of California, Santa Barbara.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Schindler, R. M., (Rudolph M. ), 1887-1953
    Lectures