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Finding Aid for the John Byers papers, 1917-1955 0000115
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Scholarship 1924-1946

Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 0.25 Linear feet (3 file folders)

Scope and Content note

This series contains articles written and photographs taken by John Byers and published in architectural publications, such as, The Architect & Engineer and California Arts & Architecture.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Adobe houses
Box 1, Folder 2

"The Influence of Adobe in California" April 1929

Scope and Content note

Folder consists of the entire April 1929 issue of California Arts & Architecture which contains an article written by John Byers entitled “The Influence of Adobe in California: A Traditional Adaptation.” In this article Byers discusses the following projects that he designed: Mr. H. R. Johnson adobe (Brentwood, Calif. ), Camulos ranch house replica, the L. H. French house (Tas Turas Lake, Calif.), and the Mr. Earl B. Gilmore house.
Box 1, Folder 3

The Architect & Engineer: This Issue - Santa Barbara Architecture December 1924

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains the entire December 1929 issue of The Architect & Engineer for which Byers was responsible for the photograph on the cover.
Box 1, Folder 1

"Adobe Houses" October 1946

Scope and Content note

Folder consists of the entire October 1946 issue of Architect and Engineer which contains an article written by John Byers entitled “Adobe Houses”. In this article Byers discusses eight of his own projects: Bradbury house (Santa Monica, Calif.), Ignacio del Valle adobe replica (Pacific Palisades, Calif.), Rancho La Brea adobe restoration (Los Angeles, Calif.), Curtis Peck adobe (San Fernando Valley, Calif.), P. G. Winnett house (Santa Monica, Calif.), the Mrs. E. W. Zimmers house (Santa Monica, Calif.), Kemper Campbell ranch (Victorville, Calif.), and John Byers’ office (Santa Monica, Calif.).
 

Reference material circa 1918-circa 1966

Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1.0 Linear feet (One half record storage box and one oversize folder)

Scope and Content note

Series comprises reference material collected by Byers and organized alphabetically by subject spanning the following dates 1918 to 1966. Reference material takes the form of clippings, entire articles from magazines and journals, photographs (originals and clipped from publications), original sketches, letters, and pamphlets. Clippings and entire articles were taken from the following architectural and news publications: The Los Angeles Times, Engineering and Construction, The American Architect, Arts & Architecture, House & Garden, Country Life Style in America, Arts & Decoration, and Pencil Points.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
Photographic prints
Printed ephemera
Sketches
Box 1, Folder 4

Adobe structures 1930-1943

Box 1, Folder 5

Balconies 1924-1936

Box 1, Folder 6

Crista Rey (New Mexico) circa 1925

Box 1, Folder 7

Farm Houses 1926-1951

Box 1, Folder 8

Fences 1921-1945

Box 1, Folder 9

Fireplaces 1921-1950

Box 1, Folder 10

Ford dealership (Santa Monica, Calif.) 1958

Box 1, Folder 11

Gardens 1925-circa 1950

Box 1, Folder 12

Hutton adobe (Santa Monica, Calif.) 1946

Box 1, Folder 13

Interior: color 1946-1966

Box 1, Folder 14

Interiors 1918-1949

Box 1, Folder 15

Landscape 1925-1951

Box 1, Folder 16

New Orleans circa 1930

Box 1, Folder 17

Spanish and Arabic art circa 1930

Box 9, Folder 7

Villa Lante Gardens (Italy) circa 1930

 

Projects circa 1917-circa 1945

Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 30.0 Linear feet (4 half records storage boxes, 5 oversize flat boxes, and 8 flat file drawers)

Scope and Content note

Series comprises architectural drawings (sketches, original plans, and reprographic copies), photographic prints, negatives, slides, postcards, specifications, office lists, letters, clippings and entire articles, which document John Byers' various architectural projects, all organized by client's last name. The majority of architectural drawings document interior and exterior details, most of which are drawn full scale. The last subseries, unidentified consists of photographs and architectural drawings which lack identifying information such as client's name, location of buildings, and date. Projects which are documented in this series range from circa 1917 to circa 1945. Circa dates were used in instances where materials lacked dates. Location of project is unknown unless specified in subseries title.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Architectural drawings
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
Color slides
Letters
Negatives
Photographic prints
Postcards
Reprographic copies
Sketches
 

Office lists circa 1917-circa 1963

Box 1, Folder 18

Projects circa 1917-circa 1963

Scope and Content note

A one page list of projects designed by John Byers organized alphabetically by client’s last name.
Box 1, Folder 19

Periodicals containing houses by Mr. Byers 1929-1948

Scope and Content note

A list of periodicals which published articles regarding homes designed by Byers. The list is organized alphabetically by client’s last name and was kept on Mr. Byers desk in the front office.
 

Ahearn house (Santa Monica, Calif.) 1925

Box 2, Folder 41

Article from The Architect and Engineer May 1925

Scope and Content note

Folder contains pages 103 through 106 from The Architect and Engineer May 1925 issue featuring an exterior photograph of the house. Title of article is unknown.
 

Ainsworth house circa 1925

Box 3, Folder 1

Photographs circa 1935

Scope and Content note

Five black-and-white photographic prints of the interior of the house.
Box 6, Folder 1

Oversize photographs circa 1935

creator: Berne, Miles

Scope and Content note

Three oversize photographic prints, one of the interior of the house and two of the exterior of the house.
 

Amalfi house circa 1930

Box 3, Folder 2

Photograph circa 1930

Scope and Content note

One black-and-white photographic print of the exterior of the house.
 

Anderson, Luther C. house (Santa Monica, Calif.) 1946

Drawer 190, FlatFile 1

Architectural drawings 1946

Scope and Contents note

Original architectural drawings primarily in the form of details. Drawings include: carved pine mantel details for living room, door details for dining room and living room, details for door and window trim, railing plan for gates, elevation of driveway gate, driveway plan, barbecue sections, cornice details, section of the interior of the play room, and details of the panels in the library.
 

Armacost, Walter house (Santa Monica, Calif.) circa 1933

Box 1, Folder 20

Clipping September 1933

Scope and Content note

Folder contains page 219 from The Architectural Record featuring an exterior photograph and floor plan of the house.
Box 3, Folder 3

Photographs circa 1933

Scope and Content note

Five black-and-white exterior photographs of the house.
 

Arthur, John house (Del Mar, Calif.) circa 1925-circa 1935

Box 3, Folder 4

Photographs circa 1925

Scope and Content note

Seven black-and-white photographic prints of the interior and exterior of the house.
 

Baker, Robert house (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1938-1939

Drawer 190, FlatFile 2

Architectural drawings 1938-1939

Scope and Content note

Nine original architectural drawings primarily in the form of details. Drawings include: frame and cornice details, details for a drop shelf for phone nitch, stair rail details, plot plan, meter box plan, pattern for brick terrace, book case details, mantel details, vanity details, and skylight details.
 

Bancroft, George house (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1929-1930

Box 2, Folder 26

"Beach Houses Along the Pacific" March 1930

Scope and Content note

Folder consists of the entire March 1930 issue of California Arts & Architecture which contains an article entitled "Beach Houses Along the Pacific" featuring an exterior photograph and floor plans on page 32.
Drawer 190, FlatFile 3

Architectural drawings 1929

Scope and Contents note

Two original drawings which document: section and details for a private bar and mill details for a disappearing sash in bedroom alcove.
 

Barclay, Eric house (Santa Monica, Calif.) 1925, 1930

Box 2, Folder 1

"A New Yorker's Impression of Architecture" October 1930

Scope and Content note

Folder consists of the entire October 1930 issue of California Arts & Architecture which contains an article entitled "A New Yorker's Impression of Architecture" featuring an exterior photograph of the house.
Box 3, Folder 5

Photographs circa 1925

Scope and Content note

Eleven black-and-white photographic prints of the interior of the house.
Drawer 190, FlatFile 4

Architectural drawings circa 1925

Scope and Content note

A fragment of an original architectural drawing, appears to be a sheet of detail drawings perhaps cornice work.
 

Barrett, George E. house (Pacific Palisades, Calif.) 1935-1936

Box 3, Folder 6

Photographs circa 1935-circa 1936

creator: Woodcock, W. P.

Scope and Content note

Ten black-and-white photographic prints and one negative of the exterior of the house.
Box 6, Folder 2

Oversize photographs circa 1935

creator: Woodcock, W. P.

Scope and Content note

Two black-and-white oversize photographs of the exterior of the house.
Drawer 190, FlatFile 5

Architectural drawings 1935

Scope and Content note

26 original architectural drawings primarily in the form of details. Drawings include: floor plan, bar sections, barbecue elevations, and a plan for the weather vain. The folder is also comprised of detail drawings for the following elements: bar room ceiling, stair railing, bookcases, terrace, dining and breakfast room, organ grilles, servants room, fireplaces, gate, entrance hall, and window seat.
 

Baugh house (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1947

Drawer 190, FlatFile 6

Presentation drawing 1947

Scope and Content note

A presentation drawing in the form of a reprographic copy that has been hand colored. Rendering is of a front perspective of the house.
 

Bauman Apartment building (Los Angeles, Calif.) circa 1941

Box 3, Folder 

Color Kodachrome slides circa 1941

Scope and Content note

Three color Kodachrome slides of exterior photographs of the apartment building.
Drawer 190, FlatFile 7

Architectural drawings 1941

Scope and Content note

Five orginal architectural drawings in the form of details. Detail drawings include: newel posts for stairs, trim, dormer, gabel, and garage.
 

Beymon, Mrs. house 1948

Drawer 190, FlatFile 8

Architectural drawing November 19, 1948

Scope and Content note

One original full scale detail drawing of a stair spindle.
 

Bing, Leo S. house (Bel Air, Calif.) circa 1935

Box 3, Folder 8

Holiday card circa 1935

Scope and Content note

Folder contains one holiday card sent from Anna and Leo S. Bing to Mr. and Mrs. Byers. Front of card features a photograph of the house that Byers designed for the Bing family.
Box 6, Folder 3

Oversize photograph circa 1935

Scope and Content note

One oversize black-and-white photograph of the exterior of the house.
 

Boland, Mary house (Brentwood, Calif.) 1924, 1929

Box 2, Folder 2

Plates from The Western Architect January 1929

Scope and Content note

Folder contains plate eight and plate nine from The Western Architect which feature two interior photographs of the kitchen and living room.
Box 3, Folder 9

Photographs circa 1924

creator: Berne, Miles

Scope and Content note

Five black-and-white interior and exterior photographs of the house.
 

Bollinger, S. A. house circa 1928

Drawer 190, FlatFile 9

Architectural drawing circa 1928

Scope and Contents note

One original presentation drawing depticting the service elevation.
 

Booth, Franklin house (Santa Barbara, Calif.) 1946

Drawer 190, FlatFile 10

Architectural drawing 1946

Scope and Contents note

One architectural drawing depicting a full size detail of the door jamb, a plan of the latch, and iron and glass door details.
 

Bordé, Harry bridge (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1941

Drawer 190, FlatFile 11

Architectural drawing 1941

Scope and Content note

One architectural drawing in the form of a blueprint. Drawing documents a bridge for the house featuring a cross section, elevation, and plan.
 

Bradbery, Lewis house (Santa Monica, Calif.) 1922-1933

Box 2, Folder 3

Clipping December 1933

Scope and Content note

Folder contains one page taken from the December 1933 issue of Architecture which features three photographs and a floor plan of the house.
Box 3, Folder 10

Photographs circa 1925

creator: Berne, Miles
creator: Craig, Margaret

Scope and Content note

Five black-and-white photographic prints of the interior and exterior of the house.
Box 6, Folder 4

Oversize photographs circa 1930

Scope and Content note

Four oversize photographic prints, one of the interior of the house and three of the exterior of the house.
 

Brentwood Country Club (Brentwood, Calif.) 1928

Box 3, Folder 11

Photographs and presentation drawings circa 1929

creator: Berne, Miles

Scope and Content note

Folder contains one black-and-white photographic print and negative of the exterior of the country club as well as two reprographic copies of presentation drawings in the form of photographic prints.
 

Brentwood Park Miniature Golf Course Club house (Brentwood, Calif.) 1926

Box 3, Folder 12

Photograph circa 1926

creator: Berne, Miles

Scope and Content note

One black-and-white photographic print of the exterior of the club house.
 

Broones garage circa 1935

Drawer 190, FlatFile 12

Architectural drawing circa 1935

Scope and Content note

One original color presentation drawing of a garage building for the house. Rendering is of the front elevation of the building. Location of house is unknown.
 

Brown, Willard house 1933, 1938

Drawer 190, FlatFile 13

Architectural drawings 1933, 1938

Scope and Content note

Approximately 25 architectural drawings primarily documenting details. Details include: stair cornice, bar, stair hall paneling, library, bay windows, and fire place. Folder is also comprised of front door bracket elevations, guest room floor plan, as well as five blueprints which list two different client names in the ledger (Barclay house and Brown house).
 

Brush, R. P. house 1946

Drawer 190, FlatFile 14

Architectural drawing 1946

Scope and Content

One original presentation drawing. Rendering is of a front perspective of the house.
 

Bundy, C. L. house (Santa Monica, Calif.) circa 1925-circa 1927

Box 3, Folder 13

Photograph circa 1925

creator: Berne, Miles

Scope and Content note

One black-and-white photographic print of the exterior of the house.
Box 6, Folder 5

Oversize photographs circa 1927

Scope and Content note

Two oversize exterior photographs of the house.
Drawer 190, FlatFile 15

Architectural drawing circa 1925

Scope and Content note

One architectural drawing of the front elevation of the screen door for the Bundy house.
 

Byers, John first house (Santa Monica, Calif.) 1916-1917

Box 3, Folder 14

Photographs and negatives circa 1917

Scope and Content note

Three exterior photographs and six negatives of the interior and exterior of the house.
Drawer 190, FlatFile 16

Architectural drawings circa 1917

Scope and Content note

Two architectural drawings which document the first and second floor plans of the house.
 

Byers, John second house (Santa Monica, Calif.) circa 1924

Box 2, Folder 4

Clippings circa 1924

Scope and Content note

Folder contains four copies of the first page of an article entitled "An Architect's Own Home" featuring four exterior photographs of Byers' second home. It is unclear when and where this article was published.
Box 3, Folder 15

Photographs and slide circa 1925

creator: Berne, Miles
creator: Dapprich, Frederick, 1880-1965
creator: Stoughton, Clyde
creator: Wright , Hanna

Scope and Content note

Folder contains one slide of a presentation drawing of the house, five negatives, and three exterior photographs of the house.
Box 6, Folder 6

Oversize photographs circa 1925

Scope and Content note

Ten black-and-white photographic prints of the interior and exterior of Byers' second home.
Drawer 190, FlatFile 15

Architectural drawing circa 1924

Scope and Content note

One original presentation drawing. Rendering is of a front perspective of the house.
 

Byers, John third house (Santa Monica, Calif.) 1927

Box 3, Folder 16

Photographs circa 1927

Scope and Content note

One negative and nine black-and-white photographic prints of the house (seven exterior and two interior).
Box 6, Folder 7

Oversize photographs circa 1927

Scope and Content note

Two oversize exterior photographs of Byers' third house.
 

Byers, John house unidentified circa 1917-circa 1927

Box 3, Folder 18

Photographs circa 1917-circa 1925

Scope and Content note

Folder contains twelve black-and-white interior and exterior photographs and four negatives. It is unclear which Byers residences these photographs document. File also contains a photographs of Byers in front one of the houses he built for his family.
 

Byers, John Mexican Handmade Tile Company (Santa Monica, Calif.) circa 1917

Box 3, Folder 19

Photographs circa 1917

Scope and Content note

Four exterior photographs of the facilities in which Byers and his employees made tile and adobe brick.
 

Byers, John Office building (Santa Monica, Calif.) 1927-1955

Box 2, Folder 35

"Some of John Byers' Houses" October 1928

Scope and Content note

Folder consists of the entire October 1928 issue of The Architect and Engineer which contains an article entitled "Some of John Byers' Houses" which feature photographs and floor plans of the house.
Box 3, Folder 17

Photographs and a negative circa 1926

Scope and Content note

One negative and eleven black-and-white interior and exterior photographs of the office.
Box 6, Folder 8

Oversize photographs circa 1926

Scope and Content note

Four photographic prints of the exterior of the office.
Drawer 190, FlatFile 18

Architectural drawing circa 1926

Scope and Content note

One architectural drawing in the form of a reprographic copy. Drawing documents office addition through: details of interior framing, front elevation, and a small floor plan of the office.
 

Campbell, Kamper house (Victorville, Calif.) 1929-1946

Box 2, Folder 4B

Clippings and articles 1929-1946

Scope and Content note

Folder contains clippings and entire articles from architectural publications, such as, Arts & Decoration (three copies of the entire October 1939 issue), California Arts & Architecture, and the Architect and Engineer regarding the Campbell ranch.
Box 3, Folder 20-21

Photographs and negatives circa 1934

Scope and Content note

Folder 20 contains 30 black-and-white interior and exterior photographic prints and four postcards of the house made from photographs. Folder 21 contains 21 negatives of interior and exterior photographs of the house and the surrounding property.
Box 6, Folder 9

Oversize photographs circa 1934

Scope and Content note

Thirteen oversize black-and-white photographs of the interior and exterior of the house.
Drawer 190, FlatFile 19

Architectural drawings 1934-1937

Scope and Content note

Folder contains twelve original drawings and sixteen blueprints. Drawings include: plan of bathroom, elevations and sections of an adobe wall, front elevations, bedroom elevations, floor plan, and foundation plan. Details documented in drawings include: rafters, bookcases, fireplaces, grille work, furniture, outside grill, and circular stairs.
 

Carmullos adobe circa 1925

Box 3, Folder 22

Photograph circa 1925

Scope and Content note

One exterior black-and-white photographic print of the adobe.
 

Chaffrey, Andrew M. house (Brentwood, Calif.) 1939

Box 6, Folder 10

Presentation drawing circa 1939

Scope and Content note

One presentation drawing. Rendering depicts front perspective of house and is in color.
Drawer 190, FlatFile 20

Architectural drawings 1939

Scope and Content note

Eleven original architectural drawings in the form of details. Detail drawings include: cornice, window frames, front door jamb, deck, railing, mantel, library, breakfast room, stair hall, second floor details, and door to breakfast room.
 

Chase, Wheeler house (Azusa, Calif.) 1936-1939

Box 2, Folder 5

Clipping March 1939

Scope and Content note

Folder contains page 20 from California Arts & Architecture featuring photographs and floor plans of the house.
Box 3, Folder 23

Photograph 1936

Scope and Content note

One black-and-white photographic print of the exterior of the house.
Box 6, Folder 11

Oversize photograph 1936

Scope and Content note

One oversize exterior photograph of the house.
Drawer 190, FlatFile 21

Architectural drawings 1936

Scope and Content note

Eleven original drawings that document: plot plan, bridge elevations, stair elevations, and details. Details include: living room fireplace, windows, skirt for lavatory, doors, stairway and hall, dining room, and weather vane.
 

Clum, Woodworth house (Beverly Hills, Calif.) 1933

Box 3, Folder 24

Photographs and negatives circa 1933

Scope and Content note

One negative and twelve black-and-white photographic prints of the interior and exterior of the house. Interior photographs document the recreation room, entrance hall, dining room, and library.
Box 6, Folder 12

Oversize photographs circa 1933

Scope and Content note

23 black-and-white oversize photographic prints of the interior and exterior of the house.
Drawer 190, FlatFile 22

Architectural drawings 1933

Scope and Content note

Approximately 25 original drawings and one blueprint. Drawings document interior elevations, entrance steps plan, and details. Details include: dressing table, weather vane, stair rail bracket, ceiling moulding, front door panel, garage door, library mantel, entrance gate, living room bay, driveway gates, bedroom wall panels, library fireplace, and trusses.
 

Cobb, Irvin S. house (Santa Monica, Calif.) 1934-circa 1936

Box 2, Folder 6

"Yarn on the Cobb" March 1936

Scope and Content note

Folder contains two copies of the entire March 1936 issue of California Arts & Architecture featuring an article entitled "Yarn on the Cobb" about the Cobb house.
Box 3, Folder 25

Photographs circa 1934

creator: Berne, Miles

Scope and Content note

Three exterior black-and-white photographic prints of the house.
Box 6, Folder 13

Oversize photographs and presentation drawing circa 1934

creator: Berne, Miles

Scope and Content note

Folder contains one color presentation drawing that is matted as well as two oversize photographic prints of the exterior of the house.
Drawer 190, FlatFile 23

Architectural drawings 1934

Scope and Content note

Thirteen original architectural drawings which document: plan of block finial, elevation of motor court wall, presentation drawings of the interior and exterior of the house, floor plan, exterior wall elevations, and details. Detail drawings include: gate latch, closet window grille, iron gate, and barbeque hood.
 

Cole, Clifford house (Santa Monica, Calif.) 1926

Box 7, Folder 1

Oversize photographs circa 1926

creator: Berne, Miles

Scope and Content note

Two oversize black-and-white photographic prints of the exterior of the house.
Drawer 190, FlatFile 24

Architectural drawings circa 1926

Scope and Content note

Three original architectural drawings. Drawings document: interior elevations of library and details of the living room king post.
 

Cotten, Joseph gateway circa 1935

Drawer 189, FlatFile 25

Architectural drawing circa 1935

Scope and Content note

One original presentation drawing of an exterior gateway. Drawing is not dated.
 

Coupland house circa 1939

Box 7, Folder 2

Presentation drawing circa 1939

Scope and Content note

One original color presentation drawing. Rendering is of a front perspective and is mounted on a board.
Drawer 189, FlatFile 26

Architectural drawings 1939

Scope and Content note

Nine original architectural drawings in the form of details. Details include: three pages of cornice work, living room mantel, garage door, vent and frame, and bay window.
 

Cox, O. L. house (Brentwood, Calif.) 1935

Drawer 189, FlatFile 27

Architectural drawings 1935

Scope and Content note

Seven original architectural drawings. Drawings include: living room floor plan, elevations, door and window schedules, trim of kitchen windows details, exterior door details, and moulding details.
 

Crabbe, Larry house (Pacific Palisades, Calif.) circa 1940

Box 2, Folder 7

Clipping circa 1940

Scope and Content note

Folder contains page 35 of California Arts and Architecture, issue is unknown. Three exterior photographs and floor plans of the house are featured in the article.
 

Cromwell, Owen house (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1939

Drawer 189, FlatFile 28

Architectural drawings 1939

Scope and Content note

Four original architectural drawings. Drawings document: louvre door elevations, mirror details, balcony rail details, and newel details.
 

Cutter, Murray house circa 1930-circa 1940

Box 7, Folder 3

Presentation drawing circa 1930

Scope and Content note

Folder contains one presentation drawing which is matted.
Drawer 189, FlatFile 29

Architectural drawing circa 1930

Scope and Content note

One presentation drawing in the form of a reprographic copy.
 

Dalehurst house circa 1930-circa 1950

Box 3, Folder 26

Photograph circa 1935

Scope and Content note

Folder contains one black-and-white exterior photograph of the house.
 

Dann, N. R. house 1937-1938

Drawer 189, FlatFile 30

Architectural drawings 1937-1938

Scope and Content note

Seven original architectural drawings. Drawings document the following interior details: siding, living room fireplace, entrance door, tile ledge at kitchen stove, living room stairs, jamb of dormer, and porch at main entrance.
 

Davis house 1946

Box 3, Folder 27

Photographs and negatives 1946

Scope and Content note

Twelve black-and-white photographs and eleven negatives which document the house and the surrounding grounds.
 

del Valle, Ignacio adobe replica (Pacific Palisades, Calif.) circa 1928

Box 2, Folder 35

"Some of John Byers Houses" October 1928

Scope and Content note

Folder consists of the entire October 1928 issue of The Architect and Engineer which contains an article entitled "Some of John Byers' Houses" which features four interior photographs of the house.
Box 3, Folder 28

Photograph circa 1928

Scope and Content note

One black-and-white photographic print of the exterior of the house.
 

de Blassis, Raymon house (Victorville, Calif.) 1950

Drawer 189, FlatFile 31

Architectural drawing 1950

Scope and Content note

One drawing in the form of a reprographic copy. Drawing features floor plan and a front perspective rendering of the house which was built on the Kemper Campbell ranch (Victorville, Calif.).
 

Donner, J. W. house (Fox Hills, Calif.) 1935

Drawer 189, FlatFile 32

Architectural drawings 1935

Scope and Content note

Three original architectural drawings. Drawings include: full size interior details, bracket details, and weather vane details.
 

Draper house 1937

Drawer 189, FlatFile 33

Architectural drawings 1937

Scope and Content note

Nine original architectural drawings. Drawings include: elevation of dressing table, interior elevations, water table details, master bedroom mantel details, living room fireplace details, dormer details, entrance door details, newel details, and cornice details.
 

Dye, John Town and Country School circa 1930-circa 1940

Box 3, Folder 29

Photographs circa 1930-circa 1940

Scope and Content note

Seven black-and-white photographic prints of the school during and after construction.
 

Edwards, Jackson house 1945

Drawer 189, FlatFile 34

Architectural drawing 1945

Scope and Content note

One original color presentation drawing.
 

Ely house (Beverly Hills, Calif.) 1946

Drawer 189, FlatFile 35

Architectural drawing 1946

Scope and Content note

One presentation drawing. Rendering is of a front perspective of the house.
 

Faherty, M. W. house circa 1930-circa 1950

Drawer 189, FlatFile 36

Architectural drawing circa 1930

Scope and Content note

One original color presentation drawing. Rendering is of a front perspective of the house.
 

Firthman, Jules house circa 1930-circa 1945

Drawer 189, FlatFile 37

Architectural drawing circa 1945

Scope and Content note

One original color presentation drawing. Rendering is of a front perspective of the house. Title block on drawing reads "Proposed Residence for Mr. and Mrs. Jules Firthman."
 

Flint, R. P. house (Santa Monica, Calif.) 1928

Drawer 189, FlatFile 38

Architectural drawings 1928

Scope and Content note

Five original architectural drawings in the form of details. Detail drawings include: newel at foot of stairs, living room opening to porch, door from dining room to hall, moulding, and balcony.
 

Flintridge house 1934

Drawer 189, Folder 39

Architectural drawings 1934

Scope and Content note

Two architectural drawings of interior details. Details include: entry hall ceiling, shutters, grille in entry hall, railing, entry door, and living room interior details.
 

Follen, Owen house (San Marino, Calif.) 1933-circa 1936

Box 3, Folder 30

Photographs and negatives circa 1933

Scope and Content note

Folder contains three negatives and nine black-and-white photographic prints of the interior and exterior of the house.
Box 7, Folder 4

Oversize photographs circa 1933

Scope and Content note

Three oversize black-and-white photographic prints of the interior and exterior of the house (two interior and one exterior).
Drawer 189, FlatFile 40

Architectural drawings 1933

Scope and Content note

38 architectural drawings primarily in the form of details. Drawings include: plot plan, exterior gate elevations, porch plan, circular stairway plan. Detail drawings, the majority of which are full scale, include: entrance, fireplace, entrance door, kitchen stove hood, balcony, shutter, dormer, railing, brick and iron work, grille, library, table legs, moulding, and ceiling.
 

French, L. H. house (Las Turas Lake, Calif.) circa 1929

Box 2, Folder 8

Clipping June 1930

Scope and Content note

Folder contains two pages taken from the June 1930 issue of The Architect and Engineer featuring two exterior photographs and a floor plan of the house. Title of article is unknown.
Box 3, Folder 31

Photographs and negatives circa 1929

creator: Berne, Miles
creator: Silvius, Paul T.

Scope and Content note

Fourteen negatives, twelve postcards featuring exterior photographs of the house, and fourteen photographic prints of the interior and exterior of the house and surrounding grounds.
Box 7, Folder 5

Oversize photographs circa 1929

creator: Berne, Miles

Scope and Content note

Two exterior oversize photographic prints of the house.
Drawer 189, FlatFile 41

Architectural drawing 1929

Scope and Content note

Folder contains five architectural drawings, three original color presentation drawings and two floor plans in the form of reprographic copies.
 

Frisbie house circa 1930-circa 1940

Drawer 189, FlatFile 42

Architectural drawing circa 1930-circa 1940

Scope and Content note

One original full size detail drawing of the rear stair rail. Drawing is undated.
 

Fritschi, A. R. house circa 1934

Box 3, Folder 32

Photographs and negatives circa 1934

creator: Berne, Miles

Scope and Content note

Two negatives and five black-and-white photographic prints of the exterior of the house.
Drawer 189, FlatFile 43

Architectural drawings 1934

Scope and Content note

Four original drawings and three blueprints. Drawings, all of which document details, include: cornice, post cap, fireplace, doors, interior trim, stair newel posts, and casing.
 

Fuller, H. H. house (Santa Monica, Calif.) circa 1925

Box 3, Folder 33

Photographs circa 1925

creator: Craig, Margaret

Scope and Content note

Folder contains five black-and-white photographic prints of the exterior of the house.
 

Garbutt, (Ralph C.) Bernard house (Santa Monica, Calif.) circa 1936

Box 4, Folder 1

Photographs circa 1936

Scope and Content note

Three black-and-white photographic prints which document the interior of the house, more specifically, the master bedroom, living room, and studio.
Box 7, Folder 6

Oversize photographs circa 1936

Scope and Content note

Three oversize photographic prints of the interior of the house.
Drawer 189, FlatFile 44

Architectural drawings 1936

Scope and Content note

Four original architectural drawings which include: a presentation drawing, floor plan, full size detail of newel at base of stairs, and full size details of exterior and interior trim.
 

Getty, Paul house 1933

Drawer 189, Folder 45

Architectural drawings 1933

Scope and Content note

25 original architectural drawings. Drawings include: presentation drawings, window box elevations, rail sections, interior elevations, and details. Details documented through drawings include: living room bay, window book cases, flower boxes, weather vane, living room mantel and chair rail, front door, finials, bedroom casing, and a circular transom.
 

Gilbert, W. I. house (Westwood, Calif.) circa 1936

Box 2, Folder 9

Clipping circa 1936

Scope and Content note

Folder contains two pages from an unknown architectural publication featuring interior and exterior photographs as well as a floor plan of the house. Title and date of article is unknown.
Box 7, Folder 7

Oversize photographs circa 1936

Scope and Content note

One photograph of the exterior of the house.
Drawer 189, FlatFile 46

Architectural drawings 1936

Scope and Content note

Flat file folder contains seven original architectural drawings. Drawings document interior elevations and details. Details drawings include: stairs, garage doors, book case in glazed porch, still of front entrance door, mullion living room bay, and book shelves in library.
 

Gilmore, A. F. adobe (Los Angeles, Calif.) circa 1947

Box 2, Folder 9

Clippings 1947-1949

Scope and Content note

Folder contains two copies of two articles which were clipped out of The Los Angeles Times. Articles feature information and both interior and exterior photographs of the adobe as it stood in 1900 when it was originally built and after the renovation executed by Byers in the 1940s.
Box 4, Folder 2

Photographs circa 1947

Scope and Content note

One postcard and eleven black-and-white photographic prints of the exterior of the adobe and surrounding grounds.
 

Glass, S. J. house (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1937

Drawer 189, FlatFile 47

Architectural drawings 1937

Scope and Content note

Five architectural drawings. Drawings include: interior elevations, chimney cap details, library and living room interior details, and door and wood drop details.
 

Glover house 1941

Drawer 189, FlatFile 48

Architectural drawing 1941

Scope and Content note

One original architectural drawings which features floor plans as well as a presentation drawing. Rendering is dated October 17, 1941, location of house is unknown.
 

Goodrich, Roy house (Beverly Hills, Calif.) circa 1927

Box 4, Folder 3

Photographs and a negative circa 1927

creator: Berne, Miles

Scope and Content note

One negative and ten black-and-white photographic prints of the interior and exterior of the house.
Box 7, Folder 8

Oversize photograph circa 1927

creator: Berne, Miles

Scope and Content note

One oversize photographic print of the exterior of the house.
Drawer 189, FlatFile 49

Architectural drawings 1927

Scope and Content note

Twelve original drawings in the form of details with the exception of two color presentation drawings of front and rear elevations as well as an elevation drawing of the stair case. Details include: stairs, fireplace, entrance, carved panels used on top of newels, garage doors, carved stone over fireplaces, bank of windows, and corbel.
 

Gordon house circa 1930

Box 4, Folder 4

Photograph circa 1930

Scope and Content note

One black-and-white photographic print of the interior of the house.
 

Gorham, Mrs. H. M. house (Santa Monica, Calif.) 1922-1925

Box 2, Folder 16

"A Revival of Adobe Buildings" April 1922

Scope and Content note

Folder consists of the entire April 1922 issue of The Architect & Engineer that contains an article entitled "A Revival of Adobe Buildings" featuring an exterior photograph of the house on page 48.
Box 2, Folder 41

Article from The Architect and Engineer May 1925

Scope and Content note

Folder contains pages 103 through 106 from The Architect and Engineer May 1925 issue featuring an interior photograph of the studio.
Drawer 189, FlatFile 50

Architectural drawings circa 1923

Scope and Content note

One architectural drawing which features the first and second floor plans of the house.
 

Gregg, Dean B. house (Los Angeles, Calif.) circa 1928

Box 2, Folder 35

"Some of John Byers' Houses" October 1928

Scope and Content

Folder consists of the entire October 1928 issue of The Architect and Engineer containing an article entitled "Some of John Byers' Houses" featuring an exterior photograph and first and second floor plans of the house.
Box 4, Folder 5

Photograph circa 1928

creator: Wright, Florence

Scope and Content note

One black-and-white photographic print of the exterior of the house.
 

Gross, Richard M. house (Bel Air, Calif.) 1937-circa 1938

Box 7, Folder 9

Oversize photograph circa 1938

Scope and Content note

One oversize photographic print of the exterior of the house.
Drawer 189, FlatFile 51

Architectural drawings 1937

Scope and Content note

Fourteen original architectural drawings. Drawings document the following details: mantel, window frame, garage, den, cornice work, stair railings, iron work, and main entrance door.
 

Hall, John Dye entrance gate 1948

Drawer 188, FlatFile 52

Architectural drawing 1948

Scope and Content note

One original elevation drawing of a gate, rendering also features gate details. This project could possibly be related to the John Dye Town and Country School project.
 

Halliday, John house remodel (Pacific Palisades, Calif.) 1938

Drawer 188, FlatFile 53

Architectural drawings 1938

Scope and Content note

Three original architectural drawings. Drawings include: library interior elevations, cornice details, column details for library, and trim and moulding details .
 

Hamilton, Neil house (Brentwood, Calif.) 1931-circa 1938

Box 2, Folder 11

"Rejuvenating Old Ranch Houses" January 1938

Scope and Content note

Folder consists of the entire January 1938 issue of Arts & Decoration containing an article entitled "Rejuvenating Old Ranch Houses" featuring information as well as four exterior and three interior photographs of the house.
Box 2, Folder 12

Clippings circa 1931-circa 1934

Scope and Content note

Clippings of articles which featured floor plans as well as interior and exterior photographs of the house. Publications from which clipping came include: Home & Field and The Architectural Record.
Box 4, Folder 6

Photographs and negatives circa 1933

creator: Ball, Russell
creator: Smith, Nancy

Scope and Content note

Folder contains two negatives and 22 black-and-white interior and exterior photographic prints of the house. As well as three small floor plans (one for each floor of the house) in the form of reprographic copies.
Box 7, Folder 10

Oversize photographs circa 1933

Scope and Content note

Seven oversize photographic prints of the exterior of the house.
Drawer 188, FlatFile 54

Architectural drawings 1931

Scope and Content note

29 original architectural drawings. Drawings include: color presentation drawing of the bath house, longitudinal elevations, roof plan and elevations, living rooom interior elevations (west and east), plot plan, entrance hall elevations (east and south), plinth casing details, moulding details, interior library elevations, elevations of basement mantel, and landscape details.
 

Hanford, Mrs. William house circa 1932

Drawer 188, FlatFile 55

Architectural drawings circa 1932

Scope and Content note

One original color presentation drawing. Date of drawing and location of house is unknown.
 

Harris, F. E. house (Los Angeles, Calif.) circa 1946

Box 2, Folder 13

Clipping October 13, 1946

Scope and Content note

Folder contains cover page of the Los Angeles Times Home Magazine which features an exterior photographic of the house on the cover.
Box 4, Folder 7

Photographs circa 1946

Scope and Content note

Two black-and-white photographic prints of the exterior of the house.
Box 7, Folder 11

Oversize photographs circa 1946

Scope and Content note

Two oversize black-and-white photographic prints of the exterior of the house.
 

Harrison, Cleves house (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1937

Drawer 188, FlatFile 56

Architectural drawings 1937

Scope and Content note

Flat file folder contains eight original architectural drawings as well as 17 blueprints. Drawings document: interior beam details, library and dinning room interior details, bookcase details, lattice fence details, full size door details, living room mantel details, chimney top details, section drawings of front gate, plan of fore court, barbeque plan, master bedroom interior elevations, powder room details, and entrance details. Among plans there are some duplicates and many of the blueprints are annotated.
 

Harwood Speculative houses circa 1936

Box 4, Folder 8

Photographs circa 1936

Scope and Content note

Eleven black-and-white photographic prints of the exterior of the house.
Box 7, Folder 12

Oversize photographs circa 1936

Scope and Content note

Four oversize black-and-white photographic prints of the exterior of the house.
Drawer 188, FlatFile 57

Architectural drawing circa 1936

Scope and Content note

One original full scale detail drawing of a porch seat.
 

Hasbrouck, Mrs. Ann house (Brentwood, Calif.) circa 1935

Box 4, Folder 9

Photograph circa 1935

Scope and Content note

One exterior photographic print of the house.
Drawer 188, FlatFile 58

Architectural drawing circa 1935

Scope and Content note

One original color presentation drawing.
 

Hastings, Howard house 1937-1938

Drawer 188, FlatFile 29

Architectural drawings 1937-1938

Scope and Content note

Four original architectural drawings. Drawings include: siding details, cornice details, front entrance details and elevations, and bay window details.
 

Held house 1937

Drawer 188, FlatFile 60

Architectural drawings 1937

Scope and Content note

Ten original architectural drawings. Drawings include: chimney details, stair hall details and elevations, living room mantel details, door details, glazed porch door details, and stair railing details.
 

Herbert, W. P. house (Santa Monica, Calif.) circa 1928

Box 2, Folder 35

"Some of John Byers' Houses" October 1928

Scope and Content note

Folder consists of the entire October 1928 issue of the The Architect and Engineer containing an article entitled "Some of John Byers' Houses" featuring an exterior photograph as well as a floor plan of the house.
Box 4, Folder 10

Photograph circa 1928

Scope and Content note

One exterior photograph of the house.
 

Hervy house circa 1950

Box 2, Folder 14

Letter and photographs circa 1950

Scope and Content note

A letter from Ruth and Harcourt Hervy to John Byers about how much they love their house he built for them. Letter includes twelve color photographic prints of the interior and exterior of the house, some photographs annotated on verso.
 

Herzberg, Mr. Louis house (Glendale, Calif.) 1934-1938

Drawer 188, FlatFile 61

Architectural drawings and specifications 1934

Scope and Content note

Flat file folder contains specifications, seven original drawings, and six blueprints. Drawings include: siding details, revised garage elevations, trim details, stair railing details, cornice details, dormer details, living room interior details and elevations, foundation plan, first and second floor plan, exterior elevations (north, west, east, and south), and interior elevations.
 

Hoffman, Charles house remodel circa 1935

Drawer 188, FlatFile 62

Architectural drawing circa 1935

Scope and Content note

One original color presentation drawing.
 

Holwodell house circa 1925

Box 4, Folder 11

Photographs circa 1925

Scope and Content note

Nine black-and-white photographic prints of the exterior of the house and the surrounding grounds.
 

Hutton, Bob house 1933

Drawer 188, FlatFile 63

Architectural drawing December 11, 1933

Scope and Content note

One original architectural drawing in the form of a section of the living room.
 

Ilsley, Philip house (Brentwood, Calif.) 1937-1946

Box 2, Folder 15

Clippings 1938-1946

Scope and Content note

Folder contains clippings taken from the following architectural publications California Arts & Architecture, Pictoral California, and the Los Angeles Times, regarding the house. Articles feature interior and exterior photographs of the house as well as floor plans.
Box 4, Folder 12

Photographs circa 1937

Scope and Content note

Fourteen black-and-white photographic prints of the interior and exterior of the house.
Drawer 188, FlatFile 64

Architectural drawings 1937

Scope and Content note

Fifteen original architectural drawings, primarily in the form of details. Drawings include: stair rail elevations and details, front door details, trim details, tile design details, front entrance details, chimney top details, entrance canopy details, interior library details, and east interior elevations of library.
 

Ingersol, Randolph house 1950

Drawer 188, FlatFile 64

Architectural drawing 1950

Scope and Content note

One original color presentation drawing. Rendering is of the front elevation of the house.
 

Irvine, Mrs. Jean (Santa Monica, Calif.) 1921-1922

Box 2, Folder 16

"A Revival of Adobe Buildings" April 1922

Scope and Content note

Folder consists of the entire April 1922 issue of The Architect & Engineer which contains an article entitled "A Revival of Adobe Buildings" featuring an exterior photograph of the house.
Drawer 188, FlatFile 66

Architectural drawing 1921

Scope and Content

Seven blueprints, drawings include: exterior elevations, sections, basement plan, and first floor plan.
 

Ivanger house 1936

Drawer 188, FlatFile 67

Architectural drawing 1936

Scope and Content note

One original architectural drawing. Drawing documents: chimney details and interior library elevations.
 

Ivilder, Paul house (Los Angeles, Calif.) circa 1925-circa 1940

Drawer 188, FlatFile 68

Architectural drawings circa 1925-circa 1940

Scope and Content note

Two original architectural drawings which document a plot plan as well as details for lower floor hall seat.
 

Johnson, Harry house (Brentwood, Calif.) circa 1919

Box 2, Folder 16

"A Revival of Adobe Buildings" April 1922

Scope and Content note

Folder consists of the entire April 1922 issue of The Architect & Engineer which contains an article entitled "A Revival of Adobe Buildings" featuring an exterior photograph of the house.
Box 4, Folder 13

Photographs and negatives circa 1919

Scope and Content note

Four negatives and 20 black-and-white photographic prints of the interior and exterior of the house.
Box 7, Folder 13

Oversize photographs circa 1919

Scope and Content note

Four black-and-white oversize photographic prints of the interior and exterior of the house.
Drawer 188, FlatFile 69

Architectural drawing 1919

Scope and Content note

One original architectural drawing which documents interior trim and cornice details.
 

Jones, Dick house (Van Nuys, Calif.) circa 1936

Box 2, Folder 17

Clipping January 1939

Scope and Content note

Folder contains page 22 from California Arts & Architecture featuring text, interior, and exterior photographs of the house.
Drawer 188, FlatFile 70

Architectural drawing circa 1936

Scope and Contents note

One original architectural drawing featuring interior details. Details include: door jamb, door frame, and cornice work.
 

Karshner, Rolla G. house (Bel Air, Calif.) 1935-circa 1937

Box 2, Folder 18

Clipping March 1938

Scope and Content note

Folder contains page 247 of The Architectural Record's March 1938 issue featuring exterior photographs and floor plans of the house.
Box 4, Folder 14

Photographs and slide circa 1936

Scope and Content note

Folder contains one color Kodachrome slide of the interior of the house and seven black-and-white interior and exterior photographic prints of the house.
Drawer 188, FlatFile 71

Architectural drawings 1935-1936

 

Kenaston, Jack house (Palm Springs, Calif.) circa 1930

Box 4, Folder 15

Photographs circa 1930

Box 7, Folder 14

Oversize photographs circa 1930

Scope and Content note

One oversize photographic print of the exterior of the house.
 

Kenaston, Robert house (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1933

Drawer 188, FlatFile 72

Architectural drawings 1933

Scope and Content note

Flat file folder contains one original color presentation drawing and eight blueprints. Blueprints include: plot plan, foundation plan, first and second floor plans, exterior elevations, and interior elevations.
 

Kenaston, William house (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1936-1937

Drawer 188, FlatFile 73

Architectural drawings 1936

Scope and Content note

Seven blueprints and thirteen original architectural drawings. Drawings include: foundation plan, floor plans, interior and exterior elevations, and interior details.
 

Kerr, J. Derry house (Brentwood, Calif.) 1930-circa 1935

Box 2, Folder 19

Clippings 1932-1936

Scope and Content note

Folder contains two pages taken from Architecture (June 1936) and The Architectural Record (November 1932). Pages of architectural publications feature text, exterior photographs of the house, as well as floor plans.
Box 4, Folder 16

Photographs and negatives circa 1930

Scope and Content note

Two negatives and six black-and-white photographic prints of the interior and exterior of the house.
Box 7, Folder 15

Oversize photographs circa 1930

Scope and Content note

Two oversize photographic prints of the exterior of the house.
Drawer 188, FlatFile 74

Architectural drawings 1930

Scope and Content note

Seven original architectural drawings. Drawings include: bedroom interior elevations and details, plaster details for garage, french door sections, dining room panel details, fireplace details, and plan of stair well.
 

Kiefaber, Mrs. J. Frank house (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1938

Drawer 188, FlatFile 75

Architectural drawings 1938

Scope and Content note

Seven original architectural drawings documenting interior details.
 

King, Victor D. house (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1938-circa 1940

Box 4, Folder 17

Photographs circa 1938

Scope and Content note

Two black-and-white photographic prints of the exterior.
Box 7, Folder 16

Oversize photographs circa 1938

Scope and Content note

One oversize photograph of the exterior of the house.
Drawer 188, FlatFile 76

Architectural drawings 1938

Scope and Content note

Nine original architectural drawings. Drawings document: plot and roof plan, foundation plan, floor plans, exterior and interior elevations, and interior details.
 

Kirk, R. G. house (Brentwood, Calif.) 1927-circa 1929

Box 8, Folder 1

Oversize photograph circa 1927

Scope and Content note

One oversize photographic print of the exterior of the house.
Drawer 188, FlatFile 77

Architectural drawings 1927

Scope and Content note

Two original architectural drawings which document: dining room panels and cases as well as stair case details.
 

Kirkpatrick house (Apple Valley, Calif.) circa 1931

Drawer 188, FlatFile 77

Architectural drawing circa 1931

Scope and Contents note

One architectural drawing of exterior gate details.
 

Kosky, A. W. house circa 1930

Box 8, Folder 2

Presentation drawing circa 1930

Scope and Content note

One original color presentation drawing of the house.
Drawer 188, FlatFile 77

Architectural drawing circa 1930

Scope and Content note

One architectural drawing of pergola details.
 

Lang Transportation Company building circa 1930-circa 1940

Drawer 188, FlatFile 80

Architectural drawing circa 1930-circa 1940

Scope and Contents note

Two original color presentation drawings of two different design schemes.
 

Langley house 1938

Drawer 188, FlatFile 81

Architectural drawings 1938

Scope and Content note

Ten original architectural drawings documenting details, many of which are full scale. Details include: incinerator, wine room, windows, exterior and interior cornice work, living room, and stair hall.
 

Laue, Fredrick restaurant circa 1932

Drawer 188, FlatFile 82

Architectural drawings circa 1932

Scope and Content note

Two original color presentation drawings of the proposed restaurant. Location and date of building is unknown.
 

Lawson, I. N. house (San Diego, Calif.) circa 1935

Box 4, Folder 18

Photographs and negative circa 1935

Scope and Content note

One negative and two exterior photographs of the house.
 

Levingood, H. W. house (Santa Monica, Calif.) circa 1928

Box 8, Folder 4

Oversize photographs circa 1928

Scope and Content note

Two oversize exterior photographs of the house.
 

Lewis, H. W. house (Pasadena, Calif.) circa 1936

Box 2, Folder 20

Clipping circa 1936

Scope and Content note

One page taken from California Arts & Architecture featuring text, interior and exterior photographs of the house as well as floor plans. Year of publication is unknown.
Box 4, Folder 19

Photograph circa 1936

Scope and Content

One exterior photograph of the house.
 

Lewis, Lockwood Misses house (Pasadena, Calif.) circa 1935

Box 8, Folder 5

Oversize photograph circa 1935

Scope and Content note

One oversize exterior photograph of the house.
 

Linné, Hans house circa 1935

Drawer 188, FlatFile 83

Architectural drawing circa 1935

 

Lovett, Mrs. E. J. house 1936

Drawer 188, FlatFile 84

Architectural drawings 1936

Scope and Contents note

Three original architectural drawings which document: front elevation as well as first and second floor plans.
 

MacBennell, Mrs. Mary house (Santa Monica, Calif.) circa 1922

Box 2, Folder 16

"A Revival of the Adobe Building" April 1922

Scope and Content note

Folder consists of the entire April 1922 issue of The Architect & Engineer which contains an article entitled "A Revival of Adobe Buildings" featuring an exterior photograph of the house.
Box 4, Folder 20

Photographs circa 1922

Scope and Content

Two black-and-white photographic prints of the exterior of the house.
 

Mannierre house (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1938-1939

Drawer 187, FlatFile 85

Architectural drawings 1938-1939

Scope and Content note

Nine original architectural drawings. Drawings document: library desk elevations and details, stair details, cornice details, fire place details, door frame details, and entrance details.
 

Martin, Hugh B. house (Mandeville Canyon, Calif.) 1938-1946

Box 2, Folder 21

Clipping circa 1938

Scope and Content note

Folder contains one page from an unknown architectural publication which features text, photographs, and a floor plan of the house.
Box 8, Folder 6

Oversize photograph circa 1938

Scope and Content note

One oversize photographic print of the exterior of the house.
Drawer 187, FlatFile 86

Architectural drawings 1938-1946

Scope and Content note

One presentation drawing in the form of a reprographic copy and nine original drawings. Drawings document: exterior gate elevations, stable door elevations, interior elevations, cornice details, window frame details, and door details.
 

McCarthy, E. Avery house (Hidden Valley, Calif.) circa 1935

Box 4, Folder 21

Photographs circa 1935

Scope and Content note

Two exterior photographic prints of the house.
Drawer 187, FlatFile 87

Architectural drawing circa 1935

Scope and Content note

One original color presentation drawing of the corral on the property of the house.
 

McCrea, Joel house (Moorpark, Calif.) 1933-circa 1937

Box 2, Folder 22

Clipping October 1935

Scope and Content note

Folder contains two pages from the October 1935 issue of The Architectural Forum featuring exterior photographs, a construction outline, and floor plan of the house.
Box 4, Folder 22

Photographs circa 1933

Scope and Content note

Twelve black-and-white photographic prints of the interior and exterior of the house.
Box 8, Folder 7

Oversize photographs circa 1933

Scope and Content note

Two oversize exterior photographic prints of the house.
Drawer 187, FlatFile 88

Architectural drawings 1933-1937

Scope and Content note

Four original architectural drawings. Drawing document: door details, bedroom moulding details, as well as living room fireplace elevations and details.
 

McCrea, T. P. house (Brentwood, Calif.) 1928-circa1933

Box 4, Folder 23

Photographs and postcards circa 1930

Scope and Content note

Five postcards and nine black-and-white photographic prints of the interior and exterior of the house.
Box 8, Folder 8

Oversize photographs circa 1930

Scope and Content note

Two oversize photographic prints of the exterior and interior of the house.
Drawer 187, FlatFile 89

Architectural drawings 1928

Scope and Content note

Eight original architectural drawings. Drawings document: stairway details and elevations, living room mantel details, front door details, entrance porch details, interior elevations, details for carved shields on mantel, and terrace window details.
 

McKey, Mrs. William D. two houses (Hermosa Beach, Calif.) 1928

Drawer 187, FlatFile 89B

Architectural drawings 1928

Scope and Content note

Ten architectural drawings in the form of blueprints. Drawings document: foundation and roof plans, elevations, and interior details.
 

McLaughlin house circa 1927

Drawer 187, FlatFile 90

Architectural drawing circa 1927

Scope and Content note

One original color presentation drawing. Rendering is of a front perspective of the house.
 

Medical building (Santa Monica, Calif.) circa 1935

Box 12, Folder 23

Architectural drawings circa 1935

Scope and Contents note

Two architectural drawings, one floor plan (pencil on paper), and one reprographic copy of floor plan of an unidentifed medical building.
 

Merritt, Edward house (Brentwood, Calif.) circa 1928

Box 2, Folder 24

"Mediterranean House in California" April 1928

Scope and Content note

Folder consists of entire April 1928 issue of Arts & Decoration which contains an article entitled "Mediterranean House in California" featuring information about and four exterior photographs of the house.
Box 4, Folder 24

Photograph circa 1928

Scope and Content note

One exterior photographic print of the house.
Box 8, Folder 9

Oversize photographs circa 1928

Scope and Content note

Two oversize photographic prints of the interior and exterior of the house.
 

Miles, Euclid J. Memorial Hall (Santa Monica, Calif.) circa 1928

Box 4, Folder 25

Photographs circa 1926

Scope and Content note

Two black-and-white photographic prints of the exterior of the hall.
Box 8, Folder 10

Oversize photograph circa 1926

Scope and Content note

One oversize photographic print of the exterior of the hall.
Drawer 187, FlatFile 91

Architectural drawing 1928

Scope and Content note

One presentation drawing in the form of a reprographic copy.
 

Monk, Mrs. Margaret house (Pacific Palisades, Calif.) circa 1935

Box 4, Folder 26

Photograph circa 1935

Scope and Content note

One exterior photograph of the house.
 

Moore, Raymond C. house (Los Angeles, Calif.) circa 1937

Box 4, Folder 27

Photograph circa 1937

Scope and Content note

One exterior photograph of the house.
Box 8, Folder 11

Oversize photographs circa 1937

Scope and Content note

Two oversize photographic prints of the exterior of the house.
 

Mulford, Edmund D. house (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1941

Drawer 187, FlatFile 92

Architectural drawings 1941

Scope and Content note

Seven architectural drawings in the form of blueprints. Drawings document: interior and exterior elevations, details of interior shelving, and window frame details.
 

Muller, A. V. house (San Luis Obispo, Calif.) circa 1940

Drawer 187, FlatFile 93

Architectural drawings circa 1940

Scope and Content note

Eight original architectural drawings. Drawings include: plot plan, foundation and garage plan, first floor plan, interior and exterior elevations, and interior details.
 

Murray, J. B. house (Brentwood, Calif.) circa 1935

Box 4, Folder 28

Photographs circa 1935

Scope and Contents note

Two interior photographs of the house, documenting the living room and den.
 

Neblett, Richard B. house (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1944

Box 2, Folder 25

"How Young Folks Manage...After the First Long Pull" May 1944

Scope and Content note

Folder consists of the entire May 1944 issue of House Beautiful which contains an article entitled "How Young Folks Manage...After the First Long Pull" featuring interior and exterior photographs, floor plans, and information about the Neblett couple and their home.
 

Netcher, Townsend house (Santa Monica, Calif.) 1928-circa 1930

Box 2, Folder 26

"Beach Houses Along the Pacific" March 1930

Scope and Content note

Folder consists of the entire March 1930 issue of California Arts & Architecture containing an article entitled "Beach Houses Along the Pacific" featuring interior and exterior photographs of the house as well as floor plans.
Box 4, Folder 29

Photographs and postcard circa 1928

Scope and Content note

One postcard made from a reprographic copy of a presentation drawing as well as eight black-and-white photographic prints of the interior and exterior of the house.
Drawer 187, FlatFile 94

Architectural drawings 1928

Scope and Content note

Four original architectural drawings. Drawings document: door details, living room fireplace details, and dining room fireplace details.
 

New Orleans house circa 1938

Box 2, Folder 27

"Luxury Houses Around $6,000" April 1938

Scope and Content note

Folder consists of two copies of the April 1938 issue of Arts & Decoration containing an article entitled "Luxury Houses Around $6,000" featuring a floor plan, exterior and interior photographs of the house.
Box 4, Folder 30

Photographs circa 1938

Scope and Content note

Six black-and-white photographic prints of the interior and exterior of the house. House was built for the California House and Garden exhibition.
Box 8, Folder 12

Oversize photograph circa 1938

Scope and Content note

One oversize photographic print of the exterior of the house.
 

Nolan, Julian St. John house (Palm Springs, Calif.) circa 1933-1938

Box 2, Folder 28

Clippings 1933-1938

Scope and Content note

Clippings from California Arts & Architecture (February 1938) and House and Garden (May 1933) regarding the Nolan house, featuring floor plans, interior and exterior photographs.
Box 4, Folder 31

Photographs circa 1933

Scope and Content note

Thirteen black-and-white photographic prints of the interior and exterior of the house.
Drawer 187, FlatFile 95

Architectural drawing circa 1933

Scope and Content note

One original architectural drawing which documents elevations and full scale details of the living room fireplace.
 

Oliver, Harry house (Culver City, Calif.) circa 1930

Box 4, Folder 32

Photograph circa 1930

Scope and Content note

One exterior photograph of the house.
 

Parkford house (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1939

Drawer 187, FlatFile 96

Architectural drawings 1939

Scope and Content note

Eleven original architectural drawings. Drawings include: beam and plaster details, stair and chimney top details, window frame details, living room interior details, library details, and owner's room details .
 

Pavetti house (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1940

Drawer 187, FlatFile 97

Architectural drawing 1940

Scope and Content note

One original drawing documenting newel details.
 

Pavlecka, V. H. house (Pacific Palisades, Calif.) 1938

Drawer 187, FlatFile 98

Architectural drawings 1938

Scope and Content note

Seven original architectural drawings. Drawings include: kitchen details (window, seat, and desk), plot plan and details, foundation and floor plans, interior and exterior elevations.
 

Peabody house (Beverly Hills, Calif.) circa 1930

Box 4, Folder 33

Photograph circa 1930

Scope and Content note

One black-and-white photographic print of the exterior of the house.
 

Peck, Curtis house (San Fernando Valley, Calif.) circa 1946

Box 2, Folder 29

"The best living on earth is your own house with a private garden" January 1946

Scope and Content note

Folder consists of entire January 1946 issue House Beautiful containing an article entitled "The best living on earth is your own house with a private garden" featuring interior and exterior photographs, floor plans, and information about the house.
Box 4, Folder 34

Photographs circa 1946

Scope and Content note

Four black-and-white photographic prints of the interior and exterior of the house.
 

Pike, June Braun house circa 1928

Drawer 187, FlatFile 99

Architectural drawing circa 1928

Scope and Content note

One original color presentation drawing of the house.
 

Porter house 1937

Drawer 187, FlatFile 100

Architectural drawings 1937

Scope and Content note

Two original architectural drawings that take the form of a color presentation drawing and floor plan of the house.
 

Rayne house 1940

Drawer 187, FlatFile 102

Architectural drawings 1940

Scope and Content note

Two original architectural drawings. Drawings document: door trim details and bay window details.
 

Reilly, Edward house 1946

Drawer 187, FlatFile 103

Architectural drawing 1946

Scope and Content note

One blueprint of a preliminary floor plan.
 

Robbins, Hunter house (Flintridge, Calif.) 1931-circa 1932

Box 2, Folder 30

Clipping circa 1932

Scope and Content note

Folder contains page 96 from an architectural publication featuring exterior photographs of the house and garden. Name and date of the publication is not present on page, and thus is unknown.
Box 4, Folder 35

Photographs circa 1932

Scope and Content note

Ten black-and-white photographic prints of the interior and exterior of the house.
Box 8, Folder 13

Oversize photographs circa 1932

Scope and Content note

Three oversize exterior photographs of the house.
Drawer 187, FlatFile 104

Architectural drawing 1931

Scope and Content note

One original architectural drawing of a door detail for the garage and kitchen of the house.
 

Roberts house 1937-1938

Drawer 187, FlatFile 105

Architectural drawings 1937-1938

Scope and Content note

Seven original architectural drawings. Drawings include: interior details and full scale details for two different weather vane designs.
 

Root, Wells house circa 1936

Drawer 187, FlatFile 106

Architectural drawing circa 1936

Scope and Content note

One original color presentation drawing of the house.
 

Rosenblum, Dr. D. H. house circa 1930

Box 8, Folder 14

Presentation drawing circa 1930

Scope and Content note

One presentation drawing, rendering is of the interior of the bar.
 

Rosson, Arthur house (Beverly Hills, Calif.) circa 1921-circa 1925

 

"A Revival of Adobe Buildings" April 1922

Scope and Content note

Folder consists of the entire April 1922 issue of The Architect & Engineer which contains an article entitled "A Revival of Adobe Buildings" featuring an exterior photograph of the house.
Box 4, Folder 36

Photographs circa 1922

Scope and Content note

Six black-and-white photographic prints of the interior and exterior of the house.
 

Rosson, Harold house circa 1925

Box 4, Folder 37

Photographs circa 1925

Scope and Content note

Four exterior photographs of the house.
 

Santa Monica Community Theatre Guild building (Santa Monica, Calif.) circa 1925

Drawer 187, FlatFile 108

Architectural drawing circa 1925

Scope and Content note

One presentation drawing in the form of a reprographic copy.
 

Schleicher, B. F. house (Brentwood, Calif.) 1927-circa 1929

Box 2, Folder 31

Clipping circa 1927

Scope and Content note

Folder contains page 97 from an architectural publication featuring exterior photographs of the house. The name and date of the publication is not present on the page and is thus unknown.
Drawer 187, FlatFile 109

Architectural drawings 1927

Scope and Content note

20 architectural drawings in the form of blueprints. Drawings document: details, interior and exterior elevations, sections, and a roof plan.
 

Schuster house (Malibu, Calif.) 1934

Drawer 187, FlatFile 110

Architectural drawing 1934

Scope and Content note

One original architectural drawing featuring stair details.
 

Scott house circa 1928

Box 8, Folder 15

Presentation board circa 1928

Scope and Content note

One presentation drawing of an exterior gate for the residence.
 

Shakeman, A. L. house (Encino, Calif.) 1938-circa 1939

Box 8, Folder 16

Oversize photographs circa 1938

Scope and Content note

Two oversize exterior photographs of the house.
Drawer 187, FlatFile 112

Architectural drawings 1938

Scope and Content note

Ten original architectural drawings. Drawings document: barbeque details, window details, exterior gate details, playroom elevations and details, livingroom elevations and details, stair details and elevations, and den elevations and details.
 

Sheriffs house (Los Angeles, Calif.) circa 1928

Box 2, Folder 32

Holiday card circa 1928

Scope and Content note

Folder contains a holiday card from the Sheriffs family. Card is not dated, but features a picture of their house designed by Byers on the front.
Box 5, Folder 1

Photographs and negatives circa 1928

Scope and Content note

Two negatives and two photographic prints of the exterior of the house.
Drawer 187, FlatFile 113

Architectural drawing circa 1928

Scope and Content note

One original presentation drawing of the interior of the house.
 

Sherman, Pierce house (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1937-circa 1940

Box 5, Folder 2

Photographs and negatives circa 1937

Scope and Content note

Two negatives and one photographic print of the interior of the house.
Box 8, Folder 17

Oversize photographs circa 1937

Scope and Content note

Three oversize photographs of the house (one interior and two exterior).
Drawer 187, FlatFile 114

Architectural drawings 1937

Scope and Content note

Three original architectural drawings. Drawings include: revised details for children's room, window details, and door details.
 

Shelvin house 1936

Drawer 187, FlatFile 115

Architectural drawings 1936

Scope and Content note

Two original architectural drawings in the form of first and second floor plans.
 

Simpson, Gordon house remodel circa 1930

Drawer 186, FlatFile 116

Architectural drawings circa 1930

Scope and Content note

One original color presentation drawing. Title block on drawing reads, "Proposed alteration of the Gordon Simpson residence."
 

Smith lodge (Vancouver, British Columbia) circa 1930

Box 5, Folder 3

Photograph circa 1930

Scope and Content note

One black-and-white photographic print of the exterior of the lodge.
 

Smith, S. R. house (Vancouver, British Columbia) 1932-circa 1934

Box 2, Folder 36

"Suiting the Building to the Site" April 1934

Scope and Content note

Folder consists of the entire April 1934 issue of California Arts & Architecture which contains an article entitled "Suiting the Building to the Site" featuring photographs, floors plans, and information on the house.
Box 5, Folder 4

Photographs circa 1934

Scope and Cotent note

27 black-and-white photographic prints of the interior and exterior of the house
Box 8, Folder 18

Oversize photographs circa 1934

Scope and Content note

Five oversize exterior photographs of the house.
Drawer 186, FlatFile 117

Architectural drawings 1932

Scope and Content note

Two original architectural drawings. Drawings document: first and second floor plans as well as stair elevations and details.
 

Speck house 1941

Drawer 186, FlatFile 118

Architectural drawings 1941

Scope and Content note

Eight original architectural drawings in the form of details. Drawings include: dressing table details, window panel details, door grille details, stair details and elevations, living room mantel details, and library details.
 

Sperry house 1936

Drawer 186, FlatFile 119

Architectural drawings 1936

Scope and Content note

Six original architectural drawings. Drawings include: stairway elevations and details, cupboard details, chimney details, details for finial on top of stables, and dining room cornice details.
 

Stallings, Lawrence house circa 1925

Box 9, Folder 1

Oversize photographs circa 1925

Scope and Content note

Three oversize photographic prints (one interior and two exterior) of the house.
 

Stebbins house 1945

Drawer 186, FlatFile 120

Architectural drawing 1945

Scope and Content note

One architectural drawing featuring stair hall details.
 

Stedman, William house (Brentwood, Calif.) 1935-1936

Drawer 186, FlatFile 121

Architectural drawings 1935-1936

Scope and Contents note

25 original architectural drawings. Drawings include: pergola and bath details, brick terrace and pool plan, gate details and elevations, balcony rail elevations, interior details, and living room interior elevations.
 

Stevenson house (Hollywood, Calif.) circa 1922

Box 2, Folder 16

"A Revival of Adobe Buildings" April 1922

Scope and Content note

Folder consists of the entire April 1922 issue of The Architect & Engineer which contains an article entitled "A Revival of Adobe Buildings" featuring an exterior photograph of the house during construction.
Box 5, Folder 5

Photographs circa 1922

Scope and Content note

Two exterior photographs of the house.
 

Stewart, Robert G. house (Hidden Valley, Calif.) circa 1930

Box 5, Folder 6

Photographs circa 1930

Scope and Contents note

16 black-and-white photographic prints of the exterior of the house and its surrounding grounds.
 

Oversize photographs circa 1930

Scope and Content note

Five oversize photographic prints of the exterior of the house.
 

Architectural drawings circa 1930

Scope and Content note

One original color presentation drawing of the house.
 

Sunday, William A. house (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1936

Drawer 186, FlatFile 123

Architectural drawings 1936

Scope and Content note

Five original architectural drawings. Drawings include: kitchen stove elevations and plan, interior details, and exterior details.
 

Sutherland, Ross house (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1938

Drawer 186, FlatFile 124

Architectural drawings 1938

Scope and Content

Ten original architectural drawings. Drawings include: cornice details, living room fireplace details, window and door details, entrance details, chimney cap details, library details and elevations, and stair hall details and elevations.
 

Tashman, Lilian house (Malibu, Calif.) circa 1930

Box 5, Folder 7

Photograph and negative circa 1930

Scope and Content note

One negative and one photographic print of the exterior of the house.
 

Taylor, John S. house 1937

Drawer 186, FlatFile 125

Architectural drawings 1937

Scope and Content note

Two original architectural drawings. Drawings include: living room interior elevations and exterior details.
 

Temple, George F. house (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1936-circa 1938

Box 2, Folder 33

Clippings 1936-1938

Scope and Content note

Two clippings from two different architectural publications (one unknown and one from House Beautiful) featuring exterior and interior photographs and text regarding the house. Photographs document Shirley Temple's bedroom, the living room, and exterior photographs of the front of the house and the garden.
Box 5, Folder 8

Photographs and negatives circa 1936

Scope and Content

Three negatives and twelve photographic prints of the interior and exterior of the house, including one portrait of Shirley Temple.
Box 9, Folder 3-4

Oversize photographs and presentation drawing circa 1936

Scope and Content note

One color presentation drawing of a playhouse, four oversize photographic prints of the exterior of the house, and three oversize photographs of the pool house.
Drawer 186, FlatFile 126

Architectural drawings 1936

Scope and Contents note

25 original architectural drawings. Drawings include: elevation of entrance gates, sketch plan of playhouse, powder room details, interior elevations, details of bar in library, stairway details, ceiling details, dinning room trim details, sections, full scale drawing of weather vane, and newel details.
 

Temple, S. A. house circa 1930

Drawer 186, FlatFile 127

Architectural drawing circa 1930

Scope and Content note

One original color presentation drawing.
 

Templeton, George house (Brentwood, Calif.) 1935-1936

Drawer 186, FlatFile 128

Architectural drawings 1935-1936

Scope and Content note

Seven original architectural drawings. Drawings include: door details, library details, living room details, and bay window details.
 

Thalberg, Irving house (Santa Monica, Calif.) 1931-1935

Box 2, Folder 34

Clippings and articles 1933-1934

Scope and Content note

Folder contains clippings and entire issues of the following architectural publications: House Beautiful, The Architectural Forum, and House and Garden, all of which feature interior and exterior photographs, floor plans, and information on the house.
Box 5, Folder 9

Photographs and negatives circa 1931

Scope and Content note

Two negatives and five black-and-white photographic prints of the interior and exterior of the house.
Drawer 186, FlatFile 129

Architectural drawings 1931

Scope and Content note

28 original architectural drawings. Drawings include: two presentation drawings, tile floor details, door and paneling details, grille details, ceiling details, and fireplace details.
 

Thompson house (Santa Monica, Calif.) circa 1930

Box 5, Folder 10

Photograph circa 1930

Scope and Content note

One black-and-white photographic print of the interior of the house.
 

Tiers, Alexander H. house circa 1936

Drawer 186, FlatFile 130

Architectural drawings circa 1936

Scope and Content note

Two original color presentation drawings, one of the house (front perspective) and one of the garage building. Both drawings are undated.
 

Topper house 1938

Drawer 186, FlatFile 131

Architectural drawings 1938

Scope and Content note

Four original architectural drawings. Drawings document: proposed gates (outlining nine different schemes), gate elevations, door details, and sun room interior elevations and details.
 

Tuttle, Harold house (Hidden Valley, Calif.) 1927-1938

Box 2, Folder 35

"Some of John Byers' Houses" October 1928

Scope and Content note

Folder consists of the entire October 1928 issue of the The Architect and Engineer containing an article entitled "Some of John Byers' Houses" featuring an exterior photograph of the wind mill.
Box 2, Folder 36

Clipping May 8, 1938

Scope and Content note

Folder contains one page taken from the May 8, 1938 issue of The Los Angeles Times featuring interior and exterior photographs of the house.
Box 5, Folder 11

Photographs circa 1927

Scope and Content note

16 black-and-white photographic prints of the interior and exterior of the house.
Box 9, Folder 5

Oversize photographs circa 1927

Scope and Content note

Two oversize photographs of the exterior of the house.
 

Unitarian Church of Santa Monica (Santa Monica, Calif.) circa 1930

Box 9, Folder 6

Oversize photograph circa 1930

Scope and Content note

One oversize photograph print of the exterior of the church.
Drawer 186, FlatFile 132

Architectural drawings circa 1930

Scope and Content note

Two original color presentation drawings, each depicting a different design scheme. Both drawings are undated.
 

Valli, Virginia house (Beverly Hills, Calif.) circa 1935

Box 5, Folder 12

Photograph circa 1935

Scope and Content note

One black-and-white photographic print of the exterior of the house.
 

Veiller house circa 1940

Box 2, Folder 37

Holiday card circa 1940

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains a holiday card from the Veiller family to John Byers. Card features an exterior photograph of the house on the front of the card, and is undated.
 

Vesy, C. E. house (Santa Monica, Calif.) circa 1933-1936

Box 2, Folder 38

Clipping August 1936

Scope and Content note

Folder contains three copies of page 48 from the August 1936 issue of American Architect and Architecture. Page features exterior photographs as well as floor plans of the house.
Box 5, Folder 13

Photographs and negatives circa 1934

Scope and Content note

Two negatives and seven black-and-white photographic prints of the exterior of the house.
Drawer 186, FlatFile 133

Architectural drawings circa 1932

Scope and Content note

Five original architectural drawings. Drawings include: moulding details, living room elevations and details, and ceiling details.
 

Von Winning house (Los Angeles, Calif.) circa 1933

Drawer 186, FlatFile 134

Architectural drawing circa 1933

Scope and Content note

One original presentation drawing of the house and garage. Drawing is undated.
 

Vosper house circa 1932

Box 5, Folder 14

Photographs circa 1932

Scope and Content note

Two black-and-white photographic prints of the exterior of the house.
 

Wallace, Morgan house (Hollywood, Calif.) circa 1933

Box 5, Folder 15

Photograph circa 1933

Scope and Content note

One interior photograph of the house.
 

Wanger, Walter house (Holmby Hills, Calif.) circa 1936-circa 1938

Box 5, Folder 16

Photographs circa 1936

Scope and Content note

Fourteen black-and-white photograph prints of the interior and exterior of the house.
Box 5, Folder 16

Oversize photographs circa 1936

Scope and Content note

Three oversize exterior photographs of the house.
Drawer 186, FlatFile 135

Architectural drawings 1936

Scope and Content note

53 original architectural drawings. Drawings include: one color presentation drawings (front perspective), door details, ceiling details, carved medallion details, lavatory elevations, core reflector details, library plan, bedroom interior elevations, second floor plan, gate elevations, floor pattern details, wine rack details, and stairway details.
 

Washburn, R. A. house 1928

Box 2, Folder 35

"Some of John Byers' Houses" October 1928

Scope and Content note

Folder consists of the entire October 1928 issue of The Architect and Engineer which contains an article entitled "Some of John Byers' Houses" which features one exterior photograph and information about the house.
 

Waterbury house circa 1930

Box 9, Folder 9

Presentation board circa 1930

Scope and Content note

One presentation drawing of garden elevations. Drawing mounted on board and is not dated.
 

Whaling Station (Monterey, Calif.) circa 1940

Language of Material: English
 

Architectural drawings

Scope and Content note

Folder contains two drawings; one color perspective and one elevation.
 

Whittier, Paul house (Balboa Beach, Calif.) 1933-circa 1935

Box 5, Folder 17

Photographs circa 1935

Scope and Content note

Two photographic prints of the exterior of the house.
Drawer 186, FlatFile 136

Architectural drawings 1933

Scope and Content note

Three original architectural drawings. Drawings include: fireplace details as well as window and door details.
 

Whittier, Paul house (Bel Air, Calif.) 1935-circa 1938

Box 2, Folder 39

"An English Farmhouse in Los Angeles, California" December 1935

Scope and Content note

Folder consists of the entire December 1935 issue of California Arts & Architecture containing an article entitled "An English Farmhouse in Los Angeles, California" featuring interior and exterior photographs, as well as information on the house.
Box 9, Folder 10

Oversize photographs circa 1935

Scope and Content note

Two oversize photographs of the exterior of the house.
Drawer 186, FlatFile 137

Architectural drawings 1935

Scope and Content note

41 original architectural drawings. Drawings include: stair rail details, mantel details, driveway gate elevations and details, door details, library fireplace elevations and details, gutter brace details, ceiling details, window details, exterior fence details, garage door elevations, flower sink details, bar elevations and details, and full scale details of the weather vane.
 

Williams, R. A. house 1922

Box 2, Folder 16

"A Revival of Adobe Buildings" April 1922

Scope and Content note

Folder consists of the entire April 1922 issue of The Architect & Engineer which contains an article entitled "A Revival of Adobe Buildings" featuring an exterior photograph of the house.
 

Windle house circa 1936

Drawer 186, FlatFile 138

Architectural drawings circa 1936

Scope and Contents note

Two original architectural drawings. Drawings document living room mantel details as well as stair details. Drawings are undated.
 

Winnett house circa 1930

Box 5, Folder 18

Photograph circa 1930

Scope and Content note

One black-and-white photographic print of the exterior of the house.
Box 9, Folder 11

Presentation drawing circa 1930

Scope and Content note

One presentation drawing of a barn-like structure.
Drawer 186, FlatFile 39

Sketch circa 1930

Scope and Content note

One original architectural drawing in the form of a sketch for an exterior gate for the house.
 

Winston house remodel 1938

Drawer 186, FlatFile 140

Architectural drawings 1938

Scope and Content note

Two original architectural drawings. Drawings document two different floor plan schemes.
 

Woods house circa 1932

Box 9, Folder 12

Oversize photograph circa 1932

Scope and Content note

One oversize black-and-white photographic print of the exterior of the house.
 

Wright, William house 1938

Drawer 186, FlatFile 141

Architectural drawings 1938

Scope and Content note

Five original architectural drawings. Drawings include: stair newel details, gate elevations and details, and lamp and mailbox elevations and details.
 

Young, Gerald C. house (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1936-circa 1937

Box 2, Folder 40

Clippings circa 1937

Scope and Content note

Folder contains three copies of the page 36 taken from an unknown architectural publication. Page features exterior photographs, a floor plan, and information on the house.
Box 5, Folder 19

Photographs and negatives circa 1937

Scope and Content note

Two negatives and two black-and-white photographic prints of the exterior of the house.
Box 9, Folder 13

Oversize photographs circa 1937

Scope and Content note

Four oversize photographs of the exterior of the house.
Drawer 186, FlatFile 142

Architectural drawings 1936

Scope and Content note

Ten original architectural drawings. Drawings include: barbeque elevations and details, living room elevations and details, gate elevations and details, dressing table details, kitchen tile details, and interior door details.
 

Zimmers, Mrs. E. W. house (Santa Monica, Calif.) 1924-1925

Box 2, Folder 41

Article from The Architect and Engineer May 1925

Scope and Content note

Folder contains pages 103 through 106 from The Architect and Engineer May 1925 issue featuring an exterior photograph of the house. Title of article from which pages came is unknown.
Box 5, Folder 20

Photographs circa 1925

Scope and Content note

Four black-and-white photographic prints of the exterior of the house.
Box 9, Folder 14

Oversize photograph circa 1925

Scope and Content note

One oversize photograph of the exterior of the house.
 

Unidentified projects circa 1920-circa 1942

Box 5, Folder 22-25

Photographs circa 1920-circa 1942

Scope and Content note

Interior and exterior photographic prints of unidentified projects. Photograph document primarily residential designs.
Box 8, Folder 3, Box 10, Folder 1-9, Box 9, Folder 15, Box 8, Folder 3

Oversize photographs and presentation drawings circa 1920-circa 1942

Scope and Content note

Interior and exterior oversize photographs of unidentified residential projects as well as unidentified presentation drawings. Drawings and photographs are undated.
Drawer 185, FlatFile 143-162, Box 5, Folder 21, Drawer 184, FlatFile 163-180

Architectural drawings circa 1920-circa 1942

Scope and Content note

Presentation drawings, floor plans, detail drawings, and elevations. Drawings lack project names, very few plans are dated, and location is not specified (with the exception of a few drawings). Drawings that are dated, range from 1925 to circa 1942. Locations when specified include: Los Angeles, Bel Air, and Beverly Hills.