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Finding Aid for the Albert Frey papers, circa 1924-1993 0000134
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Personal Papers I. 1903-1983

Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1.58 Linear feet
 

Biographical Information A. 1903-1983

Box 1, Folder 1

Resume 1903-1983

 

Correspondence B. 1978

Box 1, Folder 2

"Natural History" 1978

 

Travel C. 1930-1974

Box 1, Folder 3

United States Map, Frey's Travel Route 1932-1934

Box 9, Folder 301

Air Force Academy, Colorado photographs 1969

Box 9, Folder 302-303

Amalfi-Paestum photographs n.d.

Box 9, Folder 304

Arizona, Chelley-Oraibi photographs 1969

Box 9, Folder 305

Arizona-New Mexico, Meteor Crater, Petrified Forest, Gallup photographs 1969

Box 9, Folder 306

Arizona-Utah: Bryce Canyon, Cedar Breaks, Zion Canyon photographs 1969

Box 9, Folder 307

Borrego Springs photographs 1973

Box 9, Folder 308

Bremen to New York, Paris and New York photographs 1930-1933

Box 9, Folder 309

California, Nevada, Arizona, F.L. Wright, Taliesin West photographs 1934-1941

Box 9, Folder 310-311

Camogli-Tarquinia photographs 1962

Box 9, Folder 312

Expo 67 photographs n.d.

Box 9, Folder 313

Garda-Verona photographs 1962

Box 9, Folder 314

German Pavilion photographs 1967

Box 9, Folder 315

Gornergrat, Zermatt, Switzerland photographs 1973

Box 9, Folder 316

Grand Canyon photographs 1967

Box 9, Folder 317

Grand Canyon, Arizona/ High Sierras photographs 1941

Box 9, Folder 318

Grand Canyon North Rim photographs 1969

Box 9, Folder 319

Guggenheim Museum photographs 1962

Box 9, Folder 320

Habitat photographs 1967

Box 9, Folder 321-322

Hawaii photographs 1951

Box 9, Folder 323-324

Honeymoon Trip: France, Switzerland, Italy photographs 1938

Box 9, Folder 325

Hurricane- Arizona/Utah photographs 1969

Box 9, Folder 326

La Jolla, Scottsdale photographs 1971

Box 9, Folder 327

Lake Powell photographs 1967

Box 9, Folder 328

Lake Tahoe, Owens Valley, Virginia City photographs 1971

Box 9, Folder 329

Le Corbusier photographs 1962

Box 9, Folder 330

Los Angeles to San Francisco photographs n.d.

Box 9, Folder 331

Mesa Verde, Colorado photographs 1969

Box 9, Folder 332

Monument Valley photographs 1967

Box 9, Folder 333

New York photographs 1962

Box 9, Folder 334-336

New York photographs 1930-1933

Box 9, Folder 337

New York City photographs 1937-1939

Box 9, Folder 338

New York and East Coast photographs 1932

Box 9, Folder 339-340

Ostia-Capri photographs 1968

Box 9, Folder 341

Palm Canyon Area- Andreas, Murray, etc. at House photographs 1971

Box 9, Folder 342

Palm Springs photographs 1965

Box 9, Folder 343

Palm Springs to New York and New York to Palm Springs photographs 1937-1939

Box 9, Folder 344

Palm Springs and Environs, trip to Hoover Dam photographs 1934-1937

Box 9, Folder 345

Palm Springs Environs photographs n.d.

Box 9, Folder 346

Pueblos, New Mexico photographs 1969

Box 10, Folder 347

Rainbow Bridge photographs 1967

Box 10, Folder 348-349

Riviera photographs n.d.

Box 10, Folder 350

Ronchamp, France photographs 1955

Box 10, Folder 351

San Jacinto Tram to Hidden Lake photographs 1972

Box 10, Folder 352

Schonreid, Zurich, etc. Switzerland photographs 1973

Box 10, Folder 353

Sedona photographs 1967

Box 10, Folder 354

Sirmione photographs 1962

Box 10, Folder 355

Southern California Architecture: Los Angeles, Pomona, Fresno photographs 1965-1974

Box 10, Folder 356

Southern California Architecture photographs 1965

Box 10, Folder 357-358

Switzerland photographs 1962-1973

Box 10, Folder 359-360

Switzerland, Milano Triennale, Paris, Le Corbusier and Anore Lurcat photographs 1933

Box 10, Folder 361-362

Unidentified Travel photographs 1966

Box 10, Folder 363

United States Pavilion photographs 1967

Box 10, Folder 364

Venice photographs 1962

Box 14

Sketches of Venice 1925

Physical Description: 0.5 Linear feet (2 sketches)

Scope and Contents note

Two pencil sketches, both on tracing paper, mounted on boards. Signed and dated on the reverse.
Box 10, Folder 365-366

West Coast to New York Trip photographs 1932

Box 10, Folder 367-368

West Coast: San Francisco to San Diego photographs 1932

Box 10, Folder 369

Wyoming: Yellowstone Park, Jackson Hole photographs 1969

Box 10, Folder 370

Yosemite photographs 1965

 

Photographs D. 1930-1932

Box 10, Folder 371

Frey, Albert Portrait 1930-1932

 

Professional Papers II. 1932-1988

Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 0.42 Linear feet
 

Correspondence A. 1934-1988

Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1.0 Linear feet
Box 1, Folder 4

Benedict, Harry (Holden and Johnson Architects) 1986-1987

Box 1, Folder 5

Benton, Tim 1976-1980

Box 1, Folder 6

Boyd, F. Gillar 1987

Box 1, Folder 7

City of Palm Springs, Historic Site Preservation Board 1984-1988

Box 1, Folder 8

Clark, John P. (Williams, Clark and Williams Architects) 1986

Box 1, Folder 9

Kihlstedt, Folke T. 1980

Box 1, Folder 10

Kocher, Sandra (re: Le Corbusier) 1968-1980

Box 1, Folder 11

Lanmon, Lorraine (re: William Lescaze) 1974

Box 1, Folder 12

Le Corbusier 1934-1937

Box 1, Folder 13

Lichtenstein, Susanne 1986

Box 1, Folder 14

Long, Rebecca 1986

Box 1, Folder 15

National Museum of American History 1983-1984

Box 1, Folder 16

Pommer, Richard (re: Chrystie-Forsyth project) 1973-1974

Box 1, Folder 17

Princeton University, John Vincent Boyer 1983

Box 1, Folder 18

Schools, Miscellaneous 1951-1953

Box 1, Folder 19

Schottli, Heinz 1986

Box 1, Folder 20

Stiverson, Cynthia "Architecture and the Decorative Arts" 1988

Box 1, Folder 21

Wilson, David 1975

Box 1, Folder 22

Wilson, Richard Guy (re: "Machine Age America" exhibition) 1983-1984

Box 1, Folder 23

Wodehouse, Lawrence 1984-1986

Box 1, Folder 24

Wolfe, James (re: James D. Kornwolf) 1984

 

Writings B. 1939-1958

Box 1, Folder 25

"Some Thoughts on Esthetic Research" AIA Journal 1958

Box 1, Folder 26

"Albert Frey on Hawaii" Bulletin 1951

Box 10, Folder 372-376, Box 1, Folder 27

"In Search of Living Architecture" 1939

Box 1, Folder 28

Script for Narration by A. Frey, Houses 1 and 2 1991

 

Associations and Committees C. 1944-1986

Box 1, Folder 29

American Institute of Architects: Architectural Graphic Standards 1985

Box 1, Folder 30

American Institute of Architects: Desert Chapter 1985-1986

Box 1, Folder 31

American Institute of Architects: Fellowship 1957

Box 1, Folder 32

American Institute of Architects: Inland California Chapter 1966-1969

Box 1, Folder 33

American Institute of Architects: Membership and Foundation Contributions 1966-1979

Box 1, Folder 34

"AIA New Fellows" American Institute of Architects Journal 1957

Box 1, Folder 35

American Institute of Architects: Southern California Chapter 1944-1979

Box 1, Folder 36

Palm Springs Historical Society 1986

 

Awards D. 1968

Box 1, Folder 37

American Association of Nurserymen 1968

 

Research Notes E. n.d.

Box 1, Folder 38

American Architecture n.d.

Box 1, Folder 39

European and World Architecture n.d.

 

Reference Files F. 1932-1938

Box 1, Folder 40

Shelter 1932

Box 1, Folder 41

Solar Projection from 10 Foot Pole, Palm Springs 1935-1936

Box 1, Folder 42

Terragni, Guiseppe, Villa Near Milan, italy 1938

Box 1, Folder 43

United States Department of Agriculture, Farm House Plans 1934

Box 1, Folder 44

Village Green Heritage Center Brochure n.d.

 

Office Records III. 1931-1993

Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 2.33 Linear feet
 

Financial Records A. 1933-1964

Physical Description: 0.08 Linear feet
Box 1, Folder 45-46

Certificates of Payment 1945-1964

Box 1, Folder 47

Cost Estimates, Riverside County Building Program 1957

Box 1, Folder 48-49

Footage and Job Costs 1933-1964

 

Public Relations B. 1941-1993

Physical Description: 1.42 Linear feet
Box 1, Folder 50

Adler, F. (re: Premiere Apartment Hotel) 1965

Box 10, Folder 377

"Albert Frey, Architect" by Josepha Rosa n.d.

Box 1, Folder 51

"Architecture California" 1986-1987

Box 10, Folder 378

Office Employee Descriptions n.d.

Box 1, Folder 52

Palm Springs City Hall 1957

Box 1, Folder 53

"Palm Springs Life" 1979

Box 1, Folder 54

San Gorgonio Pass Memorial Hospital 1947

 

Film and Audio b. 1941-1993

Physical Description: 1.0 Linear feet
Box 12

Albert Frey n.d.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements note

1 VHS copy
Box 12

Albert Frey Exhibition, P.S. Desert Museum Jan 3, 1993 and Jean Farrar and Culver Nichols 1993

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements note

Original VHS
Box 12

Albert Frey House, Paseo el Mirador and Albert Frey New House, Palisades Dr. 1941-1953, 1964

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements note

original 8mm film, 3 VHS copies, betacam copy
Box 12

Albert Frey Panel 1992

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements note

Original 2 standard audio cassettes
Box 12

Alpha Beta Markets, North Shore Beach and Yacht Club 1958-1960

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements note

original 8mm film, 3 VHS copies, betacam copy
Box 12

Frey and Chambers Buildings n.d.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements note

original 8mm film, 3 VHS copies, betacam copy
Box 12

John Clark/Albert Frey, Interviewer: Nan Tynberg, Palm Springs Public Library Local History Project 1986

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements note

Original VHS
Box 12

Palm Springs Parade at City Hall and Premiere Apartments 1956-1957

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements note

original 8mm film, 3 VHS copies, betacam copy
 

Books a. 1953-1957

Physical Description: 0.25 Linear feet
Box 4

Aluminum in Modern Architecture Volume I by John Peter 1956

Box 4

Camini d'Oggi by Roberto Aloi 1957

Box 4

Das Haus des Architekten/Architects' Homes/ La Maison de l'Architecte by Robert Winkler 1955

Box 4

World's Contemporary Architecture Volume 4, edited by Yuichi Ino and Shinji Koike 1953

 

Clippings D. 1931-1987

Physical Description: 0.83 Linear feet
Box 1, Folder 55, Box 5, Folder 174

Aluminaire Residence 1931-1987

Box 1, Folder 57

"Architecture Old and New", Creative Art, April 1933

Box 1, Folder 58

"Bel Vista", Architect and Engineer, April 1951

Box 1, Folder 59

Cahuilla Elementary School: Architectural Record, January 1953

Box 1, Folder 60-61

Clark and Frey Office: Progressive Architecture, October 1950

Box 1, Folder 56

Clark House: [incomplete], The Architectural Forum, September 1942

Box 1, Folder 62

Cree Residence 1956-1958

Box 5, Folder 175

Cree Residence: Holiday, August 1957

Box 1, Folder 63

Desert Hospital: Domus, July/August 1952

Box 1, Folder 64

Frey Residence #1: Architectural Forum, August 1950

Box 1, Folder 65

Frey Residence #1: [cover] Artistic Homes, vol. XXV, No. 4 n.d.

Box 1, Folder 66

Frey Residence #1: Arts and Architecture, July 1945

Box 1, Folder 67

Frey Residence #1: House and Garden, January 1948

Box 1, Folder 68

Frey Residence #1: House and Garden, August 1950

Box 1, Folder 69

Frey Residence #1: International Asbestos-Cement Review, July 1956

Box 1, Folder 70

Frey Residence #1: Journal of the American Institute of Architects, November 1951

Box 1, Folder 71

Frey Residence #1: Nuestra Arquitectura, January 1952

Box 1, Folder 72

Frey Residence #1: Palm Springs Villager, May 1958

Box 1, Folder 73

Frey Residence #1: Progressive Architecture, July 1948

Box 1, Folder 74

Frey Residence #1: Werk, June 1946

Box 5, Folder 176

Frey Residence #2: Los Angeles Times Home, October 3, 1965

Box 1, Folder 75

Hatton Residence: Progressive Architecture, December 1949

Box 1, Folder 76

"Hillside Living", Palm Springs Life, January 1967

Box 1, Folder 77

"House in California", Domus, September 1946

Box 1, Folder 78

Kocher Residence: Art In America in Modern Times 1934

Box 1, Folder 78

Kocher Residence: "Long Island Modern" exhibition catalog 1987

Box 1, Folder 79

Kocher Residence: Hound & Horn, January/March 1932

Box 5, Folder 177

Kocher-Samson: The Architectural Review, March 1937

Box 1, Folder 80

Loewy Residence: House and Garden, May 1947

Box 5, Folder 178

Loewy Residence: Life, March 24, 1947

Box 1, Folder 81

Loewy Residence: The Villager, March 1947

Box 2, Folder 82

Loewy Residence: Werk, June 1952

Box 2, Folder 83

"Make Mine Metal", Palm Springs Life, March 1979

Box 2, Folder 84

Palm Springs City Hall: Construction Metal Corp. [AIA File no. 17-A] 1959

Box 2, Folder 84

Palm Springs City Hall: Pacific Architect and Builder, February 1959

Box 2, Folder 85

Palm Springs Racquet Club: Architect and Engineer, June 1951

Box 2, Folder 86

Recreational Building 1940

Box 2, Folder 87

Tramway Aerial Station: Products 1964

 

Project Records IV. circa 1939-circa 1986

Language of Material: English
 

Files A. 1939-1979

Physical Description: 2.0 Linear feet

Note

see Project Index
 

Photographs B. 1925-1986

Physical Description: 1.83 Linear feet

Note

see Project Index
 

Drawings C.

Note

see Project Index
 

Building Material Samples, Frey House 2 D. n.d.

Physical Description: 1.0 Linear feet
Box 11

Acoustic Ceiling n.d.

Box 11

Black Out Curtains n.d.

Box 11

Exterior Wall Siding n.d.

Box 11

Extruded Anodized Aluminum Frames n.d.

Box 11

Chip of Exterior (Non-Slip) Concrete n.d.

Box 11

Glass Fiber Plastic n.d.

Box 11

Concrete n.d.

Box 11

Philippine Mahogany for Door Jambs and Cabinets n.d.

Box 11

Philippine Mahogany Plywood for Wall Paneling n.d.

Box 11

Privacy Curtains n.d.

Box 11

Self-Tapping Stainless Steel Screw and Neoprene Washer n.d.

Box 11

Sun Burned "1000s of Years" Grey Granite n.d.

Box 11

Washable Unbleached Cotton Fabric n.d.

Card-file-box 13

Additional Donations V. 1992

Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 0.46 Linear feet

Scope and Content note

Video footage of Albert Frey.