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George A. Applegarth Collection, ca. 1917-1919
1956-3  
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Series Description

Boxes 1-6, Flat Files, 1 Tube

I. Town of Clyde , 1918-1919

 

A. Contracts

 

B. Files

Scope and Content Note

Arrangement

Arranged in reverse chronological order.
Includes notes, memoranda, and letters between Applegarth, Bernard Maybeck, the Clyde Company, and engineers and subcontractors on the project. The subseries also contains financial records and descriptions of other company town projects.
 

C. Specifications

 

D. Photographs

Scope and Content Note

Includes large photographs taken during the construction phase of the project at a distance, of both the residences and the hotel. The small photographs are close up photographs of the residences and the hotel taken during the construction phase, exterior and interior details, completed buildings, and research photographs taken of other residential areas in company towns and small hotels. Includes a box and a half of negatives of the small photographs.
 

E. Drawings

Scope and Content Note

Consists of drawings of various commercial and residential buildings in Clyde. The folder also includes a plot plan of the business district of Clyde. Also included are blueprints of Mare Island Industrial Housing in Vallejo, California, a pre-existing community that was used for research purposes.
Box 3, Flat Files

II. Additional Donations , n.d.

 

A. Town of Clyde, Stone & Stecatti Photographs , n.d.

Scope and Content Note

Comprised of interior and exterior photographs of hotel.
 

B. Two Pine Street Drawings , ca. 1918

 

C. California Palace of the Legion of Honor , ca. 1917

Container List

 

SERIES I. TOWN OF CLYDE

 

A. Contracts

Box/Folder 1 : 1-2

Construction contracts 1918-1919

 

B. Files

Box/Folder 1 : 3

Company Towns n.d.

Box/Folder 1 : 4-6

Correspondence n.d., 1918-1919

Box/Folder 1 : 7

Financial Records 1918-1919

Box/Folder 1 : 8-9

Reports of Supervising Architect 1918-1919

 

C. Specifications

Box/Folder 1 : 10

Hotel n.d.

Box/Folder 1 : 11

Residences 1918

 

D. Photographs

Box/Folder 2 : 12

Hotel Drawings 1918

Box/Folder 2 : 13

Town (Point A), Construction 1918-1919

Box/Folder 2 : 14

Town (Point B), Construction 1918-1919

Box/Folder 2 : 15

Town (Point C), Construction 1918-1919

Box/Folder 2 : 16

Hotel, Construction 1918-1919

Box/Folder 3 : 17

Research n.d.

Box/Folder 3 : 18

Research, Vallejo U.S. Housing n.d.

Box/Folder 3 : 19

Buildings, Construction ca.1918-1919

Box/Folder 3 : 20

Buildings, Exterior n.d.

Box/Folder 3 : 21

Buildings, Exterior Detail ca.1918-1919

Box/Folder 3 : 22

Buildings, Interior Detail ca.1918-1919

Box/Folder 3 : 23

Hotel ca.1918-1919

Box/Folder 3 : 24

Infrastructure ca.1918-1919

Box/Folder 3 : 25

People n.d.

Box/Folder 3 : 26

"Vistas" n.d.

Box 3

(Glass Negatives)

Box 4

(Nitrate Negatives)

 

E. Drawings

flat-file FF : 1

Clyde commercial buildings and plot plans 1918

flat-file FF : 2

Clyde residential buildings and research drawings 1918

tube T : 1

Clyde hotel 1919

flat-file FF : 3

Research - Mare Island Industrial Housing, Vallejo CA 1918

 

SERIES II. ADDITIONAL DONATIONS

 

A. Town of Clyde

Box/Folder 2 : 1

Stone & Stecatti Photographs n.d

 

B. 2 Pine Street

flat-file  FF : 4

Drawings ca. 1918

 

C. California Palace of the Legion of Honor

flat-file  FF : 1

Drawing ca. 1917