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Finding Aid for the Julius Ralph Davidson papers, 1904-1977 0000127
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Personal papers

Box 1, Folder 2

Photographic portrait of J.R. by Valeska 1950

Scope and Contents note

Original, mounted on board and 1 copy print.
Box 6, Folder 3

Greta Davidson manuscript: A roof garden apartment undated

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and typed copies of essay about the Davidson's Berlin roof garden apartment, created by Julius and his wife Grete.
Box 2, Folder 104

Archipenko sculpture 1951

Scope and Contents note

6 photographic prints, some dups, by Don Briggs with envelop addressed to John Entenza, editor of Arts and Architecture magazine. Items dated 1951.
 

Drawings and sketches C. 1902- circa 1929

Physical Description: 1.0 Linear feet

Scope and Contents note

The Drawings and Sketches date mostly from Davidson's early years in Europe, and contain sketches and paintings of street scenes or animals. The sub-series also contains a series of sketchbooks from 1902-1929, and a small leather case containing drafting tools.
Box 6, Folder 25

"Abends in der Reserve" 1916

Box 5, Folder 1

Aerial of Berlin undated

Box 3, Folder 24

Berlin 1907

Oversize-box 4*, Folder 177

Bretagne 1913

Box 7*

"Builder's Nightmare" 1968

Scope and Contents note

Small framed painting; handwritten on back: Builders Nightmare, July 9, 1968
Box 3, Folder 165

California Sport 1925

General note

Paint on board; created by J.R. Davidson for California Sport magazine cover.
Box 7*

Case of drafting tools undated

Scope and Contents note

Small hard-shell leather case containing drafting tools. Top of case and tools inscribed: Soellner Germany.
Oversize-box 4*, Folder 175

Drawing of town scene 1908

Box 6, Folder 26

"Mahlan" 1918

Oversize-box 4*, Folder 176, 178

Paris 1913

Box 4*, Folder 179

Polo Players 1925

Box 6, Folder 4-23

Sketchbooks 1902-1929, undated

Physical Description: 20.0 Items (20 sketchbooks)

Scope and Contents note

Small sketchbooks contain graphite and/or colored pencil on paper
Drawer 110, FlatFile 100

Wildlife Sketches 1904

Box 6, Folder 27

Woman dancing with flowers undated

Box 6, Folder 24-27

Loose sketches and paintings circa 1907, 1916, 1918, undated

Box 6, Folder 4-23

Sketchbooks circa 1902-circa 1929

Scope and Contents note

Sketchbooks contain street scenes, nature drawings, sketches of buildings, furniture and decorative objects, some from museum exhibits and publications.
 

Office Records I. 1925-1977

Physical Description: 4.0 Linear feet

Scope and Contents note

Office Records reflect the general operation of Davidson’s business, with some materials related to specific design projects. The series is arranged in six sub-series: Adminsitration, Correspondence, Public relations, Photographs, Presentation Materials, and Clippings/Scrapbooks.
 

Administrative A. 1929-1966

Physical Description: 0.063 Linear feet

Scope and Contents note

Office Administration Records include materials related to the general operation of Davidson’s business and are not connected to a particular project. The files include general specifications and architectural details that are not specific to a project, lists of clients, and other administrative documents.
Box 1, Folder 21

Client List 1929-1966

Box 1, Folder 22

General specifications and architectural details undated

 

Correspondence B. circa 1934-1998

Physical Description: 0.042

Scope and Contents note

Correspondence contains letters to and from J.R. Davidson and clients, family, and business contacts. Most of the letters are typed, some are handwritten.
Box 1, Folder 3

Amberg-Hirt 1940

Box 1, Folder 16

American Institute of Architects: Invitation to Exhibition of Contemporary Architecture undated

Box 1, Folder 17

American Institute of Architects Cleveland Chapter: Renovize Exposition 1934

Box 1, Folder 18

American Institute of Architects: Pan American Congress of Architects 1949

Drawer 113, FlatFile 4

American Institute of Architects, California Council Award 1977

Box 1, Folder 4

Archipenko, Alexander 1938

Box 1, Folder 23

Berham (?), Maude 1951

Box 1, Folder 5

Brooklyn Museum of Art 1945-1946

Box 1, Folder 6

Buff, Mary and Conrad (re: Hi Hat) undated

Box 1, Folder 19

California Council, The American Institute of Architects (CC AIA) 1977

Box 5, Folder 6

Davidson, Barnaby, letters to 1985, 1998

Box 6, Folder 3

Davidson, Greta: "A Roof-garden Apartment" undated

Box 1, Folder 7

East Los Angeles Junior College, Los Angeles, CA 1950

Box 1, Folder 24

Harris, Rachford 1951

Box 1, Folder 1

"The International Style in L.A. 1930-1942" by Doris Fienga 1967

Box 1, Folder 25

J. Walter Thompson Company 1938

Box 1, Folder 26

Kensington Inc. (Cigarette Server Patent) 1937

Box 1, Folder 27

Roland Platt Klein undated

Box 1, Folder 8

Liebes, Dorothy W. 1938-1948

Box 1, Folder 9

Long Beach State College, Long Beach, CA 1951

Box 1, Folder 10

Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce 1944

Box 1, Folder 11

McCoy, Esther undated

Box 1, Folder 28

Rabinowitz, D. undated

Box 1, Folder 12

Royal Institute of British Architects 1937

Box 1, Folder 13

Scripps College 1949

Box 1, Folder 14, Box 6, Folder 2

Stone, Jean (Mrs. Irving) 1952

Box 1, Folder 29

Stothart, Herbert undated

Box 1, Folder 30

Trinidad Trading Co. Ltd. 1951

Box 1, Folder 15

Woodbury College 1945

 

Public Relations D. 1930-1955

Physical Description: 0.083 Linear feet

Scope and Contents note

The Public relations sub-series contains some correspondence with publishers, and brochures related to Davidson's projects.
Box 1, Folder 31

The Architectural Forum 1950

Box 1, Folder 32

Architectural Record 1935-1948

Box 1, Folder 33

The Art Center School 1941

Box 1, Folder 34

Better Homes and Gardens 1937

Box 1, Folder 35

Casa Editrice Libraria (Aloi, Roberto) 1946-1951

Box 3, Folder 157

"Die Neve Raumkunst" by Herbert Hoffman 1930

Box 1, Folder 36

Editorial Contempora, Buenos Aires 1948-1955

Box 1, Folder 37

Ford, Katherine Morrow 1950-52

Box 1, Folder 38

Fortune Magazine (George Nelson) 1945

Box 1, Folder 39

The Greystone Press, N.Y. 1945

Box 4*, Folder 177B, Box 1, Folder 40

Hite-Bilicke Limited, Drivincurb Market 1931

Box 1, Folder 41

House and Garden, Awards in Architecture 1948

Box 1, Folder 42

Interior Magazine 1945-1952

Box 3, Folder 156

"Living Spaces" Interiors Library No. 1 1952

Box 1, Folder 43

McCall Corporation, N.Y. 1947

Box 1, Folder 44

Medical Economics Journal 1944

Box 1, Folder 45

Museum of Modern Art 1943

Box 3, Folder 167

Nikabob Restaurant (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1928

General note

Design for menu cover- paint on board. Sample menu.
Box 1, Folder 46

Nuestra Arquitectura, Buenos Aires, Argentina 1955

Box 1, Folder 47

Progressive Architecture 1947

 

Clippings and Scrapbooks E. 1929-1977

Physical Description: 0.33 Linear feet

Scope and Contents note

The Office Records Clippings and Scrapbooks sub-series includes published materials related to Davidson or his specific projects. It includes magazine and newspaper articles, including a handwritten list of published articles from 1927-1957.
Box 1, Folder 48

Publication Record 1929-1962

Box 5, Folder 13

Apartment Ideas 1970

Box 5, Folder 14

Archithese 2011

Box 5, Folder 15

Arts & Architecture Fall 1981

Box 5, Folder 16

Arts & Architecture Winter 1981

Box 5, Folder 17

Arts & Architecture Aug 1982

Box 5, Folder 18

Arts & Architecture circa 1982

Box 5, Folder 19

Architect & Engineer 1935

Box 5, Folder 20

Architectural Forum 1935, 1950

Box 5, Folder 4

Bauhaus, article on 2000

Box 1, Folder 49

Berkson, Maurice Residence 1940; 1944

Box 1, Folder 50

Bilicke, Archie Commercial Building 1933; 1935

Box 5, Folder 21

Californian 1952

Box 1, Folder 51

Case Study House #11 1946; 1949-1950

Box 1, Folder 52

Case Study House #15: Better Homes and Gardens 1947

Box 5, Folder 5

Case Study Houses articles 1989-2002

Box 1, Folder 53

California Fashion Publications Building 1952

Box 1, Folder 20

The Couinard School of Motion Picture Arts circa 1936

Box 1, Folder 54

Dann, Gustav H. Residence 1953-1954

Box 1, Folder 55

Davidson, J.R. Residence undated

Box 1, Folder 56-57

Davidson, J.R. Residence: Architectural Forum 1950

Box 1, Folder 58

Davidson, J.R. Residence: House and Garden 1950

Box 1, Folder 59

Davidson, J.R. Residence: Interiors 1944

Box 1, Folder 60

Davidson, J.R. Residence: Nuestra Arquitectura 1953

Box 5, Folder 7

Davidson, J.R. Obituary 1977

Box 1, Folder 61

Decorative Arts Official Catalog, Golden Gate International Exposition 1939

Box 5, Folder 8

Exhibition Brochure: Case Study Houses 1989-1990

Scope and Contents note

Brochure from Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, on Blueprints for Modern Living: History and Legacy of the Case Study Houses
Box 5, Folder 22

Exterior Architecture undated

Box 1, Folder 62

Feingold and Harris Medical Building undated

Box 1, Folder 63-64

Gretna Green Apartments 1941; 1945

Box 1, Folder 65

Harris, Rachford Residence: Progressive Architecture 1954

Box 1, Folder 66

Hite-Bilicke Interiors, Pressman and Company Building: Architectural Record 1929

Box 1, Folder 67, Box 3, Folder 166

Hotel Knickerbocker, Chicago, IL 1933

Box 1, Folder 68

Hotel Shoreland Bar, Chicago, IL 1937

Box 5, Folder 23

Interesting Trees in California 1965

Box 5, Folder 24

Interiors 1944

Box 1, Folder 69

"J.R. Davidson" by Esther McCoy, L.A. Architect 1977

Box 1, Folder 70

Jokl, Dr. R.H. Residence 1962

Box 1, Folder 71

Kingsley, J. undated

Box 1, Folder 72

Kingsley, Joseph and Mrs. Paul Residence: Nuestra Arquitectura 1948

Box 1, Folder 73

Kingsley, Mrs. Paul Residence 1948-49; 1952, 1954, 1958

Box 5, Folder 25

Life 1945

Box 5, Folder 2

List of Published Articles circa 1927-1957

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten list of client/project, year, magazine name, volume information for 1927-1957
Box 1, Folder 74

Lora Lee Dress Shop 1932

Box 5, Folder 26

Los Angeles Times Home Magazine 1998

Box 1, Folder 75

Maitland, Dr. L.M. Residence, Bel Air, CA 1940

Box 1, Folder 76

Mann, Thomas Residence 1941

Box 5, Folder 10

McCoy, Esther, articles by and about 1977-1990

Box 5, Folder 3

Miscellaneous Articles 1985-2004

Box 5, Folder 11

Neutra, Richard, articles about circa 1992

Box 5, Folder 27

Nuestra Arquitectura 1953

Box 1, Folder 77

Osherenko, Joseph R. Residence 1948-1949

Box 1, Folder 78

Pittsburgh Glass Institute Competition, Architectural Forum 1939

Box 5, Folder 28

Progressive Architecture 1947

Box 5, Folder 29

Progressive Architecture 1977

Box 1, Folder 79

Rabinowitz, D. Residence undated

Box 1, Folder 80

Sabsay, Rubin Residence 1946

Box 1, Folder 81

Sardi's Restaurant 1937, 1939

Box 1, Folder 82

Saterlee, Helen Nace Residence: Arts and Architecture 1949

Box 5, Folder 12

Schindler, R.M., article about 1987

Box 1, Folder 83

"Snapshots: J.R. Davidson," Interiors 1944

Box 1, Folder 84

"A Statement of Architectural Principles" L.A. Times Home Magazine 1954

Box 1, Folder 85-86

Stothart, Herbert Residence 1940

Box 5, Folder 30

Sunset 1969

Box 1, Folder 87

Taylor, Sam Residence 1947

Box 5, FlatFile 31

Vogue 1931

 

Project files B. 1924-1975

Physical Description: 19.0 Linear feet

Scope and Contents note

The Project files document all aspects of the design and execution of all Davidson's architectural and design projects. The series is arranged alpabetically by client and includes manuscript files, photographs, and architectural sketches and drawings. The series begins with photograph albums of images of Davidson projects, some unidentified.
The bulk of the materials in this series are original and reproduction drawings of floor plans, elevations, sections and details, and furniture designs in ink, graphite, colored pencil, or watercolor. In some cases, blueprints or brown line prints of drawings are also included. Some projects also include presentation boards (renderings or collaged photographs).
Photographs include prints and negatives of Davidson’s architecture and design work. Images include buildings, furniture, and lighting fixtures. Photographers include Julius Shulman, Robert C. Cleveland, Will Connell, and The Mott Studios. Some images show the projects during construction, a few are photographs of drawings.
The Project files may include receipts, specifications, measurements, sketches, notes, and other documents that relate to the design and execution of Davidson’s projects. Some files may include correspondence with the client, the vendors, and other people key to the project.
Box 3, Folder 158-159

Photograph Album, Chronological view of Davidson projects 1929-1940

Box 7*

Unidentified Photograph Album undated

Scope and Contents note

Unidentified residence, interior photographs on board, in album. Possibly from Germany.
Box 2, Folder 103

Ambassador Hotel: Coffee Shop light fixtures 1928

creator: Mott Studios.
Box 2, Folder 113

Ambassador Hotel: Coconut Grove nightclub (Los Angeles, Calif.) undated

creator: Mott Studios.
Drawer 113, FlatFile 5

Anderson, H.S. house 4105-4109 Parva Ave. (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1940

Scope and Contents note

11 drawings of plot plans, elevations, and sections.
Drawer 113, FlatFile 6

Art Center School (Los Angeles, Calif.): Mr. Adams's Office 1947

Scope and Contents note

8 drawings, elevations and sections for plans for Mr. Adams's desk, office, and secretary's office.
 

Arts & Crafts Shopping Center (Project) undated

Drawer 113, FlatFile 9

Architectural Drawings

Scope and Contents note

2 drawings (one plan, one print).
Drawer 109, FlatFile 110

Presentation Board

Scope and Contents note

One board, broken in half, colored pencil and graphite on board of aerial view of shopping center
Drawer 113, FlatFile 11

Auerbach, Charlotte house 1631 Marmont Ave. (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1951

Scope and Contents note

6 drawings of plans, elevations, and sections.
Drawer 113, FlatFile 12

Barrington Development Duplex 1417 Comstock Ave. project (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1944

Scope and Contents note

1 drawing- plot plan
 

Berkson, Maurice two houses 4691 Havenhurst Ave. (Encino, Callif.) 1939

Drawer 113, FlatFile 13

Architectural Drawings

Scope and Contents note

11 drawings (graphite on paper, one blueprint)- plans, elevations, sections for both houses. Note: house #2 does not have an address listed.
Box 2, Folder 105-106

Photographs house #1

creator: Shulman, Julius, 1910-2009
Drawer 113, FlatFile 14

Bilicke, Archie Apartment Building: floor plans and furniture 1930

General note

12 drawing of furniture plans, built-in library sections, and elevations.
Box 2, Folder 107

Bilicke, Archie, The Bachelor's store (Los Angeles, Calif.): remodel 1929-1930

creator: Connell, Will, 1898-1961
creator: Morgan, Willard
Drawer 113, FlatFile 15

Bilicke, Archie Commercial Building Remodel 3929 Wilshire Blvd. (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1929-1930

Scope and Contents note

20 drawings of plans, elevations, and details for cocktail lounge and bar, Satyr bookstore, Pearl Stroup, Shilling flowers, and The High Hat
Box 2, Folder 109

Bilicke, Archie, Pearl Stroupe Shop (Los Angeles, Calif.): remodel 1929-1930

Box 2, Folder 110

Bilicke, Archie, 3929 Wilshire Blvd. Satyre Bookstore (Los Angeles, Calif.): remodel 1929-1930

creator: Morgan, Willard
Box 2, Folder 111

Bilicke, Archie, Shillinger's Flowers (Los Angeles, Calif.): remodel 1929-1930

creator: Morgan, Willard
Drawer 113, FlatFile 16

Billing, Dr. & Mrs. J.H. house 518 Bonhill Rd. (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1947-1948

Scope and Contents note

7 drawings- plot plan, floor plan, elevations, sections (all graphite on tracing paper).
 

Bloome, Mark house 490 Tigertail Rd. (Los Angeles, Calif.): remodel 1974

Drawer 113, FlatFile 17

Architectural Drawings

Scope and Contents note

17 drawings including plans and elevations for remodel of bathrooms
Box 1, Folder 88

Project Files

 

Branch, Houston house 1248-1250 Hilldale Ave. (Los Anglees, Calif.) 1939

Drawer 113, FlatFile 18

Architectural Drawings

Scope and Contents note

13 drawings of plot and floor plans, elevations, sections, and addition at 1250 Hilldale
Drawer 109, FlatFile 111

Presentation Boards

Scope and Contents note

2 colored pencil on boards sketches of the front of the house
Drawer 113, FlatFile 19

Branch, Houston house 215 Redlands Ave. (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1948

Scope and Contents note

6 drawings of plans, elevations, and details.
 

Brandies Institute "House of the Book" (Brandies, Calif.): Religious building 1959

Drawer 113, FlatFile 20

Architectural Drawings

Scope and Contents note

17 drawings, including plot plan, elevations, sections (graphite and colored pencil on tracing paper).
Drawer 109, FlatFile 112

Presentation board

Scope and Contents note

4 boards, includes front porch, interior sketch, floor plan, and section with ceiling plan
Box 1, Folder 89

Project Files

 

Bransten, Richard house (San Francisco, Calif.): project 1931

Drawer 113, FlatFile 21

Architectural Drawings

Scope and Contents note

1 graphite and colored pencil drawing, 1 leather-bound presentation book containing 10 pages of plans and descriptions
Box 1, Folder 90

Project Files

Drawer 113, FlatFile 22

Buki, Hans Mr. & Mrs. house 11149 Cashmere Dr. (West Los Angeles, Calif.) 1941

Scope and Contents note

7 drawings of floor plans, elevations, and sections
 

Case Study House #1 (Los Angeles, Calif.): Arts and Architecture Magazine 1945

Drawer 113, FlatFile 7

Architectural Drawings

Scope and Contents note

45 drawings of plans, elevations, renderings, presentation drawings. Graphite and colored pencil on tracing paper.
Box 2, Folder 112A

Photographs

General note

Photographs of architectural drawings and 22 negatives (in sleeves)
 

Case Study House #11 (West Los Angeles, Calif.) 1945

Drawer 113, FlatFile 8

Architectural Drawings

Scope and Contents note

20 drawings (including 4 blueprints) of plot plans, elevations, sections, and details. For Art and Architecture Magazine
Drawer 109, FlatFile 113

Presentation Boards

Scope and Contents note

One presentation board with interior photographs and floor plan
Box 2, Folder 112B

Photographs

creator: Shulman, Julius, 1910-2009

General note

For Arts and Architecture magazine. This folder also includes a typed list of all the other case study houses, by number, and 5 negatives.
 

Case Study House #15 (North Hollywood, Calif.) 1946

Drawer 113, FlatFile 10

Architectural Drawings

Scope and Contents note

2 drawings of modified Case Study House #11: Plot plan and elevations
Box 2, Folder 112C

Photographs

General note

Folder only contains one negative of the foundation plan.
Drawer 113, FlatFile 23

Cohen, Earl house 717 N. Maple Dr. (Beverly Hills, Calif.): Remodel 1957

Scope and Contents note

3 drawings of elevations and framing for grill remodel
Drawer 113, FlatFile 24

Crosby, Floyd house 473 Denslow Ave. (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1946-1947

Scope and Contents note

7 drawings of plans, elevations, and details
 

Cytron, Samuel house 2255 Benedict Canyon Dr. (Los Angeles,Calif.): project? undated

Drawer 113, FlatFile 25

Architectural Drawings

Scope and Contents note

9 drawings of plans, elevations, details, sections, and renderings
Box 1, Folder 91

Project Files undated

 

Dann, G.H. house 1365 Londonderry Pl. (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1950-1951

Drawer 113, FlatFile 26

Architectural Drawings

Scope and Contents note

21 drawings including plot plan, floor plans, elevations, sections, and details.
Drawer 109, FlatFile 114

Presentation Board

Scope and Contents note

One board with colored pencil sketch and plot plan.
Box 2, Folder 114

Photographs undated

creator: Shulman, Julius, 1910-2009

General note

Also includes typed photo captions on half-sheets of paper, separate from photos.
Drawer 113, FlatFile 26

Davidson Apartment Remodel (Berlin, Germany) 1921-1922

Scope and Contents note

1 drawing
Drawer 113, FlatFile 28

Davidson, J.R. 11900 Darlington Ave. (Los Angeles, Calif.): Four Unit Apartment building 1965

Scope and Contents note

25 drawings (graphite on tracing paper), 7 drawings (graphite and colored pencil on paper, duplicates), 33 drawings (graphite, colored pencil, pen, marker, crayon, on paper).
 

Davidson, J.R. house 548 S. Barrington Ave. (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1946-1947

Drawer 113, FlatFile 27

Architectural Drawings

Scope and Contents note

19 drawings (including blueprints) of floor plans, elevations, sections, and details.
Drawer 109, FlatFile 124

Presentation Board

Scope and Contents note

One presentation board with six photographs
Box 2, Folder 115, Box 4*, Folder 168

Photographs

creator: Shulman, Julius, 1910-2009
Drawer 113, FlatFile 29

Davidson, J.R. desk (West Los Angeles, Calif.)? undated

Scope and Contents note

1 blueprint of desk details. handwritten on back: "own desk"
Drawer 109, FlatFile 115

Davidson, J.R. Office Signage undated

Scope and Contents note

One presentation board with Davidson logo and address
 

Driv-In Curb Market (Los Angeles, Calif.): Project 1931

Drawer 112, FlatFile 50

Architectural Drawings

Scope and Contents note

17 drawings of plans and renderings of project for Hite-Blickie
Drawer 109, FlatFile 118, Box 4*, Folder 177, Box 1, Folder 40

Presentation Board

Scope and Contents note

One full-color presentation board showing aerial view of market at night
Box 2, Folder 126

Photographs

creator: Luckhaus Studio.

General note

Hite-Bilicke Ltd.
Drawer 112, FlatFile 30

Drucker, Hannah apartment building 12201-12207 Dunnon Way (Brentwood, Calif.): Greta Green Apartments 1940

Scope and Contents note

16 drawings of plans, elevations, sections, and details for 4 unit apartment building w/garages. Also includes colored pencil presentation drawings
Drawer 112, FlatFile 31

Druckman, J.S. house 3614 Amesbury Dr. (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1940

Scope and Contents note

10 drawings of plans, elevations, sections, and details.
Box 2, Folder 116

Eye, Ear, Nose, and Throat Doctors Office: reception room light fixtures undated

creator: Luckhaus Studio.
Drawer 112, FlatFile 32

Egeberg, R.O. house 6819 Oporto Dr. Outpost Estate (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1956

Scope and Contents note

14 drawings of plans, elevations, sections, and details. Graphite on tracing paper.
Drawer 112, FlatFile 33

Farrow, John (Los Angeles, Calif.): office building 1944

Scope and Contents note

11 drawings of full size details of office remodel
 

Feingold and Harris medical building 6222 Wilshire Blvd. (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1941

Drawer 112, FlatFile 34

Architectural Drawings

Scope and Contents note

12 drawings of plans, sections, elevations, and details
Drawer 109, FlatFile 117

Presentation Boards

Scope and Contents note

Two boards- one presentation sketch, one with mounted photographs and floor plan
Box 2, Folder 117-118

Photographs undated

creator: Luckhaus Studio.
creator: Shulman, Julius, 1910-2009

General note

Also includes slides.
Drawer 112, FlatFile 36

Fenichel, Mrs. and Munk, Mrs. garage (Rancho Malibu, Calif.) 1956

Scope and Contents note

5 drawings of plans, sections, and directions about garage and deck addition/remodel
Drawer 112, FlatFile 35

Fenichel, Hanna house 490 Tiger Tail Rd. (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1958-1959

Scope and Contents note

13 drawings of plans, schedules, elevations, and details.
Drawer 112, FlatFile 37

Foster, Walter house (Bishop, Calif.) 1944

Scope and Contents note

10 drawings of plans, sections, and elevations; also includes colored pencil on paper presentation drawings
Drawer 112, FlatFile 38

Furniss, C.O. House 473 Denslow Ave.(Los Angeles, Calif.): remodeling and guest house 1953-1954

Scope and Contents note

9 drawings of plans, elevations, and details for addition and guest house.
Drawer 112, FlatFile 39

Furniss, C.O. vacation house undated

Scope and Contents note

1 drawing, undated and no address, with floor plan, elevations, and sections for tiny house
Box 2, Folder 119

Furniture- unidentified undated

creator: Mott Studios.
creator: Shulman, Julius, 1910-2009

General note

Unidentified furniture-- desks, lamps, side tables, etc.
Drawer 109, Drawer 128

Germaine, Madame Louise Storefront circa 1930s

Scope and Contents note

Two presentation boards- one graphite, one full color
Box 2, Folder 121

Golden Lion Inn (West Los Angeles, Calif.) undated

creator: Hedrich-Blessing Studio (Firm).
Drawer 112, FlatFile 40

Golder, A.R. house 3260 Bennett Dr. (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1947

Scope and Contents note

5 drawings of plans, elevations, and details.
 

Goss, J.M. house 1771 Royal Oaks (Duarte, Calif.) 1948-1949

Drawer 112, FlatFile 41

Architectural Drawings

Scope and Contents note

15 drawings of plans, sections, elevations, and details
Box 1, Folder 92

Project Files

 

Greta Green Apartments (Brentwood, Calif.) circa 1943-1944

creator: Shulman, Julius, 1910-2009

General note

Photographs of exterior and interior of buildings, one slide, 3 negatives, and graphite on paper rendering of exterior.
Drawer 109, FlatFile 116

Presentation Board 1940

Scope and Contents note

One presentation board with photographs and floor plan
Box 3, Folder 161, Box 2, Folder 120

Photographs

Drawer 112, FlatFile 42

Greer, Kurt house 9115 Cordell Dr. (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1951

Scope and Contents note

7 drawings of plans, elevations, sections, and details.
 

Harris, Rachford house 379 Fordyce Rd. (Los Angeles, Calif.) circa 1950

Drawer 112, FlatFile 44

Architectural Drawings

Scope and Contents note

34 drawings, including blueprints, of plans, elevations, sections, and details
Box 2, Folder 122

Photographs undated

creator: Cleveland, Robert C
creator: Shulman, Julius, 1910-2009
Drawer 112, FlatFile 45

Harris, Sam A. house 9233 Cordell Dr. (Los Angeles, Calif.) circa 1953

Scope and Contents note

9 drawings and 4 blueprints of plot plans, elevations, and details.
 

Hi-Hat Cafe 3929 Wilshire Blvd. (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1929-1930

Drawer 112, FlatFile 46

Architectural Drawings (Furniture)

Scope and Contents note

4 blueprints and one drawing of carts and serving wagons for Cafe
Box 2, Folder 108

Photographs

creator: Morgan, Willard
 

Hilda Deesy Gowns 2216 W. 7th St. (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1936-1937

Drawer 112, FlatFile 49

Architectural Drawings

Scope and Contents note

10 drawings of remodel, including full size sign letters
Box 2, Folder 125

Photographs 1926-1927

creator: Luckhaus Studio.
 

Hindin, Dorothy house 10471 Le Conte (Los Angeles, Calif.): remodeling 1953

Drawer 112, FlatFile 47

Architectural Drawings

Scope and Contents note

6 drawings of details and elevations for interior remodel, including sewing cabinet
Box 2, Folder 123

Photographs

creator: Shulman, Julius, 1910-2009
 

Hite Company 2222 W. 7th St. (Los Angeles, Calif.): office remodeling undated

Drawer 112, FlatFile 48

Architectural Drawings

Scope and Contents note

7 drawings of interior remodeling
Box 2, Folder 124

Photographs 1926-1927

creator: Morgan, Willard
Drawer 112, FlatFile 51

Hoag, Stephen house 9894 Sarah St. (North Hollywood, Calif.) 1936

Scope and Contents note

14 drawings of plans, sections, elevations, and details
Drawer 112, FlatFile 52

Hotel Roosevelt (Hollywood, Calif.): Furniture 1930-1931

Scope and Contents note

6 drawings (5 blueprints) of furniture schematics for main lobby
Drawer 108, FlatFile 119

House Beautiful Magazine Cover 1925

Scope and Contents note

Two renderings of magazine cover: one colored pencil on tracing paper, one paint on board
Drawer 112, FlatFile 53

Hovde & Mulligan offices (Hollywood, Calif.): remodel 1931

Scope and Contents note

8 drawings of plans, elevations of operating rooms, details of furniture. In Taft office building.
 

Jokl, R.H. house 563 N. Bundy Dr. (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1958

Drawer 112, FlatFile 54

Architectural Drawings

Scope and Contents note

18 drawings of plans, elevations, details, and plans for bridge across storm drain in front of house
Box 5, Folder 9

Articles and Clippings

Box 2, Folder 129

Photographs

creator: Lee, Leland
 

Justman, Robert house 290 Westgate (Los Angeles, Calif.): remodel 1975

Drawer 112, FlatFile 55

Architectural Drawings

Scope and Contents note

26 drawings of plans, elevations, and details for remodel and addition to house
Box 1, Folder 93

Project Files

Box 2, FlatFile 130

Photographs undated

 

Katzky, Fritz house 154 Bowling Green Way (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1958

Drawer 111, FlatFile 64

Architectural Drawings

Scope and Contents note

12 drawings of plans, sections, elevations, and details. Also includes two colored pencil on paper presentation drawings mounted on thin boards.
Box 1, Folder 94

Project Files

Drawer 111, FlatFile 56

Khmara, Ilia offic building 627 N. La Cienega (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1946

Scope and Contents note

5 drawings of plans, sections, and elevations
Drawer 111, FlatFile 57

Kingsly, Joseph cabana 1630 Amalfi Dr. (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1956

Scope and Contents note

4 drawings of plan, sections, elevations, and details of small cabana.
 

Kingsley, Joseph house 1630 Amalfi Dr. (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1946-1947

Drawer 111, FlatFile 58

Architectural Drawings

Scope and Contents note

16 drawings of plans, elevations, sections, and details, as well as details of furniture design
Drawer 109, FlatFile 125

Presentation Board

Scope and Contents note

One photo presentation board
Box 2, Folder 131, Box 4*, Folder 169

Photographs

creator: Shulman, Julius, 1910-2009

General note

Folder also contains one negative, which lists date as 1946-47; back of one of the photographs says 1951
 

Kingsley, Mrs. P.J. house 1620 Amalfi Dr. (Pacific Palisades, Calif.) 1946

Drawer 111, FlatFile 59

Architectural Drawings

Scope and Contents note

16 drawings of plan, elevations, sections, and details.
Drawer 108, FlatFile 120

Presentation Board

Scope and Contents note

One board with interior and exterior photographs: "Planned for Terrace Living"
Box 2, Folder 132

Photographs

Drawer 111, FlatFile 60

Klein, R.P. house 490 Tiger Tail Dr. (Los Angeles, Calif.): remodel 1968

Scope and Contents note

2 drawings of remodel, including bathroom elevations and remodel floor plans
Box 2, Folder 127

Hotel Knickerbocker (Chicago, Ill.): Dining room remodel 1933

creator: Kaufman-Fabry.
Drawer 111, FlatFile 61

Koniarski, Herman commercial building 5600 W. Pico Blvd. (Los Angeles, Calif.) interiors undated

Scope and Contents note

5 drawing of elevations and sections, and one colored pencil rendering
Drawer 111, FlatFile 62

Kulka, Anna Dr. house 116 Chenault Ave. (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1954

Scope and Contents note

11 drawings of plans, elevations, sections, and details. And includes drawings of exterior of house.
Box 2, Folder 133

Lee Hamilton Beauty Salon (Los Angeles, Calif.) undated

General note

Bilickie, Archie Commercial Building? Interior photographs of salon furniture
Box 2, Folder 134

Light Fixtures- Unidentified undated

creator: Luckhaus Studio.
creator: Mott Studios.
 

Lora Lee Shop 6560 Hollywood Blvd. (Hollywood, Calif.): remodeling 1932

Drawer 111, FlatFile 63

Architectural Drawings

Scope and Contents note

9 drawings of plans, sections, elevations, and details
Box 2, Folder 135

Photographs 1932

creator: Luckhaus Studio.
Drawer 111, FlatFile 65

Mac Fadden, D.W house 10152 Toluca Lake Ave (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1948

Scope and Contents note

9 drawings of plans, sections, elevations, and details.
 

Maitland, L.M. house 230 Strada Corta (Bel Air, Calif.): remodel 1937, 1940

Drawer 111, FlatFile 66

Architectural Drawings

Scope and Contents note

13 drawings of plans, elevations, sections, and details.
Drawer 108, FlatFile 126

Presentation Board

Scope and Contents note

One photo board
Box 1, Folder 95

Project Files circa 1944

Box 2, Folder 136-137, Box 4*, Folder 170

Photographs

creator: Shulman, Julius, 1910-2009

General note

Photos have different dates- 1933 and 1939?
Drawer 111, FlatFile 67

Mann, Thomas house 1550 San Remo Dr. (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1941

Scope and Contents note

9 drawings of plans, elevations, sections, and details.
Drawer 111, FlatFile 67

Architectural Drawings

Scope and Contents note

9 drawings of plans, elevations, sections, and details.
Box 1, Folder 96

Project File

Box 2, Folder 138

Photographs

Drawer 111, FlatFile 68

McCoy, Esther duplex (Santa Monica, Calif.?) 1965

Scope and Contents note

9 drawings of plans and elevations
Drawer 111, FlatFile 69

McLauchlan, W.H. house (Hemet, Calif.) 1957

Scope and Contents note

3 drawings of floor plan, elevations, and heating/cooling layout
Drawer 111, FlatFile 70

Mia, R.A. house (Johannesburg, South Africa): project? 1946

Scope and Contents note

5 drawings of floor plan and exterior renderings of house
 

Morgan Camera Shop 6262 Sunset Blvd. (Hollywood, Calif.) 1938, 1945

Drawer 111, FlatFile 71

Architectural Drawing

Scope and Contents note

7 drawings of interior fixtures and exterior remodeling
Drawer 108, FlatFile 129

Presentation Board

Scope and Contents note

One presentation sketch on board of exterior
Drawer 111, FlatFile 72

Munk, Margrit house 290 Westgate Ave. (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1954

Scope and Contents note

16 drawings of plans, sections, elevations, and details.
 

Newman, Arnold house Mandeville Canyon Rd. (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1955

Drawer 111, FlatFile 73

Architectural Drawing

Scope and Contents note

5 drawings of plans, sections, elevations, and details.
Box 1, Folder 97

Project File

Drawer 111, FlatFile 76

Osherenko, Joe commercial building 1020 S. Main St. (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1952

Scope and Contents note

4 drawings of details of storefront remodel
Drawer 111, FlatFile 74

Osherenko, Joe house 1005 N. Alpine Dr. (Beverly Hills, Calif.): terrace 1963

Scope and Contents note

10 drawings and 3 pages of structural engineering notes for terrace roof project
 

Osherenko, Joe house 1005-1009 Alpine Dr. (Beverly Hills, Calif.) 1949, 1954, 1968

Drawer 111, FlatFile 75

Architectural Drawing

Scope and Contents note

43 drawings of plans, elevations, sections, and details for house, remodels, and additions.
Drawer 108, FlatFile 121

Presentation Board

Scope and Contents note

One presentation board with two colored pencil drawings and plot plan
Box 1, Folder 98

Project File 1948-1949, 1968

Box 2, Folder 139

Photographs

creator: Shulman, Julius, 1910-2009
Box 2, Folder 141

Premiere Confectionary 1927

creator: Mott Studios.
Box 2, Folder 140

Pressman & Co. Real Estate office 817 W. 5th (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1928

creator: Morgan, Willard
 

Rabinowitz, David house 2262 Stradella Rd. (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1957

Drawer 111, FlatFile 77

Architectural Drawings

Scope and Contents note

18 drawings of plans, sections, elevations, and details
Drawer 108, FlatFile 125

Presentation Board

Scope and Contents note

Small sketch of fireplace
Box 2, Folder 142

Photographs

creator: Rand, Marvin, 1924-2009

General note

Stamps on back of photographs indicate use in Los Angeles Times Home Magazine, May 22, 1960, along with Marvin Rand copyright stamp. Also included in folder is invoice from Julius Shulman for photography of Rabinowitz house March 9, 1961 (photos not included in this folder).
Drawer 111, FlatFile 78

Rajagopal, D. house (Ojai, Calif.) 1942

Scope and Contents note

6 drawings of plans, sections, and elevations.
Drawer 111, FlatFile 79

Ricci, Fausto house 1090 Carolyn Way (Beverly Hills, Calif.): interior 1953

Scope and Contents note

8 drawings of furniture designs, including bookcase, television cabinet, and desk
Drawer 111, FlatFile 80

Rosenstein, Adolph house 701 S. Beverly Glen Blvd. (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1946

Scope and Contents note

8 drawings of plans, sections, elevations, and details.
Drawer 111, FlatFile 81

Ross, Arthur house Chevy Chase Dr. (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1950

Scope and Contents note

7 drawings of plans, sections, elevations, and details.
Drawer 111, FlatFile 82

Rosson, Robert house 541 Loring Ave. (Los Angeles, Calif.): remodel 1945

Scope and Contents note

4 drawings of library and screen porch remodel and blueprint of desk
 

Sabsay, Rubin house 2351 Silver Ridge Ave. (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1941, 1951

Drawer 110, FlatFile 83

Architectural Drawings

Scope and Contents note

11 drawings of plans, sections, elevations, and details.
Box 1, Folder 99

Project file 1944

Box 2, Folder 143

Photographs circa 1940-1945?

creator: Shulman, Julius, 1910-2009
 

Sardi's Restaurant Hollywood Blvd. (Los Angeles, Calif.): remodel 1937

Drawer 110, FlatFile 84

Architectural Drawings

Scope and Contents note

26 drawings of plans, sections, elevations, and details for remodel. Also includes two leather samples.
Box 1, Folder 100

Project Files 1937

Box 2, Folder 144-145

Photographs 1938

creator: Shulman, Julius, 1910-2009

General note

Some photographs show framed caricatures on the walls-- created by Romero Garvino
Drawer 110, FlatFile 85

Saterlee, Helen house 521 Saltair Ave. (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1949

Scope and Contents note

14 drawings of plans, sections, elevations, and details.
 

Schapiro, Jack house Waverly & Maxwell St. (Los Angeles, Calif.): remodel 1943, 1949-1950

Drawer 110, FlatFile 86

Architectural Drawings

Scope and Contents note

17 drawings of plans, elevations, sections, and details; original sketch from 1943, house built 1949-50
Box 2, Folder 146

Photographs

creator: Shulman, Julius, 1910-2009
Drawer 110, FlatFile 87

Schoenbrun, Sampson house 357 Fordyce Rd. (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1951

Scope and Contents note

13 drawings of plans, sections, elevations, and details.
Drawer 110, FlatFile 88

Senator Hotel (Sacramento, Calif.): remodel 1936

Scope and Contents note

13 drawings of plans, sections, elevations, and details.
Drawer 110, FlatFile 89

Shelton, E. Kost house 760 N. Beverly Glen Blvd. (Los Angeles, Calif.): remodel 1946

Scope and Contents note

6 drawings of sections, elevations, and details for remodel and addition.
Box 2, Folder 128

Hotel Shoreland (Chicago, Ill.): room remodels undated

creator: Kaufman-Fabry.
Drawer 110, FlatFile 90

Silver, Ben house 2535 Vermont Ave. (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1946

Scope and Contents note

9 drawings of plans, sections, elevations, and details.
Drawer 110, FlatFile 91

Smith, Blake house 32 N. La Senda St. (South Laguna, Calif.): vacation house 1945

Scope and Contents note

17 drawings of plot plans, elevations, sections, details, and full color renderings of the placement of the house on the side of a cliff.
Drawer 110, FlatFile 92

Society for Jewish Culture Fairfax Temple (Los Angeles, Calif.): Remodel 1942

Scope and Contents note

6 drawings of plans, sections, elevations, and details.
Drawer 110, FlatFile 93

Stage Set Designs 1924

Scope and Contents note

8 color drawings on tracing paper, 1 color drawing on board for set designs for the Happy Hippocrete by Beerbohm(?)
Drawer 110, FlatFile 94

Stancliff, E.L. house 17876 Vicino Way (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1946

Scope and Contents note

8 drawings of plans, sections, elevations, and details.
 

Stone, Irving house 717 N. Maple Dr. (Beverly Hills, Calif.): remodel 1945

Scope and Contents note

Files contain drawings and photographs. Letters / notes from Mrs. Irving (Jean) Stone can be found within the Correspondence files.
Drawer 110, FlatFile 95

Architectural Drawings

Scope and Contents note

13 drawings of plans, sections, elevations, and details.
Box 2, Folder 147

Photographs

creator: Shulman, Julius, 1910-2009
 

Stothart, Herbert house 2501 La Mesa Dr. (Santa Monica, Calif.) 1937

Scope and Contents note

Drawings, presentation materials and photographs; see Correspondence subseries for letters.
Drawer 110, FlatFile 96

Architectural Drawings

Scope and Contents note

33 drawings of plans, sections, elevations, details, furniture, and presentation drawings.
Drawer 108, FlatFile 122, Drawer 108, FlatFile 127

Presentation Board

Scope and Contents note

One presentation board of living room, colored pencil and graphite. one photographic presentation board
Box 2, Folder 148-149, Box 3, Folder 162, Box 4*, Folder 171-172

Photographs

creator: Aplin, William
creator: Cleveland, Robert C

General note

Also contains 18 negatives
Drawer 110, FlatFile 97

Stroud, John house Catalina Place (Project?) 1953

Scope and Contents note

3 drawings of floor and plot plans
Drawer 110, FlatFile 101

Table Lamps- unidentified projects (?) undated

Scope and Contents note

2 color presentation boards for table lamps, with detailed views and dimensions
 

Taylor, Sam house 3247 Waverly Dr. (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1947

Drawer 110, FlatFile 98

Architectural Drawings

Scope and Contents note

13 drawings of plans, sections, elevations, and details. Also includes two greeting cards with full-color renderings of exterior of house (possibly Davidson sketches)
Box 2, Folder 150, Box 3, Folder 163

Photographs

General note

Folder also includes 14 negatives
Drawer 110, FlatFile 99

Tyler, E.T. house 542 Moreno Ave. (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1949

Scope and Contents note

11 drawings of plans, sections, elevations, and details.
Box 4, Folder 173

Unidentified undated

Box 2, Folder 151

Unidentified Cafe/Bar (Los Angeles, Calif.) undated

General note

Possibly Nikabob cafe?
Drawer 108, FlatFile 123

Unidentified Cocktail Lounge Undated (1930s?)

Scope and Contents note

3 presentation boards (two in full color, one sketch), one drawing on tracing paper with colored pencil. All unidentified, possibly from the 1930s.
Drawer 110, FlatFile 105

Unidentified drawings undated

Scope and Contents note

1 full color rendering of corner cafe (dated 1928), two sketches on tracing paper, one cut-out unidentified house plan
Drawer 110, FlatFile 102, Drawer 110, FlatFile 103

Unidentified Furniture Designs undated

Scope and Contents note

unidentified sketches, some to be foldered
Box 2, Folder 152B

Unidentified Interios circa 1910-1915

Scope and Contents note

Interiors, possibly in Germany, circa 1910-1915
Drawer 110, FlatFile 104

Unidentified Small Rental Unit undated

Scope and Contents note

1 drawing of plan for 1 bedroom rental unit
Box 2, Folder 152, Box 3, Folder 164

Unidentified Projects undated

creator: Luckhaus Studio.
creator: Morgan, Willard
Box 2, Folder 153

Unidentified Waiting room undated

 

Vigeveno, James house #1 (Ojai, Calif.) 1941-1945

Drawer 110, FlatFile 106

Architectural Drawings

Scope and Contents note

10 drawings of plans, sections, elevations, and details. Includes 3 pages of detailed dressing table plans.
Box 1, Folder 101

Project File

Box 2, Folder 154, Box 4*, Folder 174

Photographs

creator: Aplin, William
creator: Shulman, Julius, 1910-2009
 

Vigeveno, James house Besant Rd. (Ojai, Calif.): house #2 1960

Drawer 110, FlatFile 107

Architectural Drawings

Scope and Contents note

16 drawings of plans, sections, elevations, and details.
Box 1, Folder 102

Project File

Drawer 110, FlatFile 108

Wichner, Milton house 1953 Cummings Rd. (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1947

Scope and Contents note

5 drawings of plans, sections, elevations, and details.
Box 2, Folder 155

Westgate Apartments 1965

Drawer 110, FlatFile 109

Wollman, A.E. house 1900 Crest Dr. (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1948

Scope and Contents note

8 drawings of plans, sections, elevations, and details.