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Edward Bright Hussey Collection, 1915-1975
1977-2  
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Series Description

 

I. Personal Papers, 1915-1972

Physical Description: Box 1

Scope and Content Note

Contains receipts, a drawing, and reports, notes, and drawings exercises from UC Berkeley courses in engineering, physics, and mechanical drawing.
 

II. Professional Papers, 1926-1975

Physical Description: Box 2

Scope and Content Note

Includes clippings and brochures on various architectural subjects, as well as minimal correspondence. Correspondents include historians and biographers of Morgan and Maybeck.
 

III. Office Records, n.d., 1924-1975

Physical Description: Box 3
 

IV. Project Records, 1927-1966

Physical Description: Boxes 3-4, 8, Flat Files

Scope and Content Note

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically by project.
Contains drawings, specifications, notes, correspondence, and reports relating to residential, institutional, and commercial projects. Residences are primarily in the Bay Area. The bulk of the series consists of records relating to the Tokyo YWCA and other projects in Japan.
 

V. Principia, 1923-1936

Physical Description: Boxes 5, 7-8, Flat Files, Tubes

Scope and Content Note

Drawings, correspondence, building reports, and photographs from Principia College in Elsah, Illinois.
 

VI. Additional Donations

Physical Description: Box 6

Scope and Content Note

Includes field reports from Wyntoon (W.R. Hearst, Siskyou County, CA), photographs from Principia, and construction photographs of the YWCA Honolulu.

Container List

 

SERIES I.  PERSONAL PAPERS

 

A.  Family Papers

Box/Folder 1 : 1

John Muir School (Anne Hussey), Berkeley, California n.d.

Box/Folder 1 : 2

Minutes of the Naval Union, Vallejo, California 1893-1909

 

B.   Student Work

Box/Folder 1 : 3

University of California, Berkeley: coursework & notes n.d., 1916, 1920

Box/Folder 1 : 4

University of California, Berkeley: coursework & notes n.d., 1916, 1920

 

C.   Oral History/Memoirs/Writings

Box/Folder 1 : 5

Articles and notes about Bernard Maybeck 1927-1948

Box/Folder 1 : 6

Oral History notes and draft--Principia College ca. 1971

 

D.   Correspondence

Box/Folder 1 : 7

La Comba, Professor Ernest, Brasil 1972

Box/Folder 1 : 8

Maybeck, Jacomena 1975

Box/Folder 1 : 9

McCoy, Esther--Principia College 1975

Box/Folder 1 : 10

Morgan, Julia 1927

Box/Folder 1 : 11

Riess, Suzanne--University of California, Berkeley Oral History 1972-1975

 

E.   Travel

Box/Folder 1 : 12

Harley Davidson Motorcycle, Repair Bills, Tokyo, Japan 1926-1930

 

F.   Clippings

Box/Folder 1 : 13

Panama Pacific International Exposition, San Francisco, California 1915

Box/Folder 1 : 14

Principia College: clippings and brochure n.d., 1974

Box/Folder 1 : 15

San Lorenzo Daily Sun, newspaper (January 26, 1951) 1951

 

SERIES II.  PROFESSIONAL PAPERS

 

A.   Reference Files

Box/Folder 2 : 1

Architecture, journal clippings 1924

Box/Folder 2 : 2

Architecture, plates ("clubs and apartments") 1925

Box/Folder 2 : 3

Architecture, plates and clippings ("residences") n.d., 1925

Box/Folder 2 : 4

The Architectural Record, clipping 1925

Box/Folder 2 : 5

Arts and Architecture, typesript of an excerpt, "Case Study House #3: Interiors, Wurster & Bernardi" 1945

Box/Folder 2 : 6

Journal clippings 1935-1944

Box/Folder 2 : 7

Journal clippings ("California architects and California residences") 1936-1945

Box/Folder 2 : 8

Journal clippings ("houses") 1932-1944

Box/Folder 2 : 9

Journal clippings ("housing") 1935-1943

Box/Folder 2 : 10

Journal clippings ("housing/low-income") 1933-1944

Box/Folder 2 : 11

Journal clippings ("planning types") 1934-1941

Box/Folder 2 : 12

Pencil Points, journal clippings 1923-1924

 

SERIES III.  OFFICE RECORDS

 

A.   Reports

Box/Folder 3 : 1

Penn State Planning Board, Planning & Zoning Booklet, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 1938

Box/Folder 3 : 2

Stanislaus County Courthouse, California, Inspection Report n.d.

Box/Folder 3 : 3

Unidentified notes and sketches n.d.

Box/Folder 3 : 4

Veteran's Building, Oakland, California (J. Morgan, architect, ca.1920) 1975

 

B.   Specifications and Standards

Box/Folder 3 : 5

Berkeley High School, California, Specifications (Corlett & Spackman, architects) 1966

Box/Folder 3 : 6

Dorhmann Commercial Building, San Diego, California, Specifications (Ashley & Evers, architects) 1924

Box/Folder 3 : 7

Miscellaneous Specifications and papers 1926-1937

Box/Folder 3 : 8

U.S. Department of Commerce New Publications, U.S. Department of Standards 1935

 

C.   Product Literature

Box/Folder 3 : 9

Misellaneous Vendor Information/Solicitation; AIA Contract Sheets; Incomplete contracts; Ashley & Evers, architects n.d., 1926

Box/Folder 3 : 10

Rip Van Winkle Wall Bed Company, Oakland, California n.d.

 

SERIES IV.  PROJECT RECORDS

Box 3, Flat Files

A.   Files

 

**see Project Index

Box 3

B.   Photographs

 

**see Project Index

flat-file Flat FIles

C.  Drawings

 

**see Project Index

 

SERIES V.  PRINCIPIA COLLEGE

 

**see Project Index

 

SERIES VI.  ADDITIONAL DONATIONS

Box/Folder 6 : 1

A.  Hearst, W.R. (Wyntoon) Siskyou County, CA: field reports 1933

 

**see Project Index

Box/Folder 6 : 2

B.   Principia College: photographs ca. 1934

 

**see Project Index

Box/Folder 6 : 3

C.  YWCA Honolulu: construction photographs 1926

 

**see Project Index