Finding Aid for the Richard J. Neutra Blueprints and Materials Related to Auerbacher Lodge LSC.1695

Finding aid prepared by Shira Peltzman, 2021.
UCLA Library Special Collections
Online finding aid last updated 2021 January 12.
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Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
Title: Richard J. Neutra blueprints and materials related to Auerbacher Lodge
Creator: Neutra, Richard Joseph
Source: Crawford, Antoinette G.
Identifier/Call Number: LSC.1695
Physical Description: 0.5 Linear Feet (1 box, 1 oversize box)
Date: 1954
Physical Location: Stored off-site. All requests to access special collections material must be made in advance using the request button located on this page.
Language of Material: Materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Open for research. All requests to access special collections materials must be made in advance using the request button located on this page.

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

Property rights to the physical objects belong to the UCLA Library Special Collections. All other rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Richard J. Neutra Blueprints and Materials Related to Auerbacher Lodge (Collection 1695). UCLA Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Antoinette G. Crawford, 1991.

Processing Information

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UCLA Catalog Record ID

UCLA Catalog Record ID: 2470342 

Administrative/Biographical History

Richard Josef Neutra was born in 1892 in Vienna; immigrated to the United States, 1923; Frank Lloyd Wright invited him to Taliesin during the fall of 1924; Neutra moved to Los Angeles, California, 1925; his most productive years were during 1930s and 1940s; he spent most of his last decade in partnership with his son, Dion; published several books, including Wie baut Amerika? (1927) and Survival through design (1954); died in 1970.

Scope and Contents

Collection consists of Neutra's specifications, schedules, construction details, and blueprints for the Auerbacher home in Running Springs, California.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Crawford, Antoinette G.