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Jonathan Ring drawings of M.M. Griffith house (Los Angeles, Calif.) 0000377
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  • Custodial History note
  • Biographical/Historical note
  • Scope and Contents note
  • Preferred Citation note
  • Conditions Governing Access note

  • Title: Jonathan Ring drawings of M.M. Griffith house (Los Angeles, Calif.)
    Identifier/Call Number: 0000377
    Contributing Institution: Architecture and Design Collection, Art, Design & Architecture Museum
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 3.0 Linear feet
    Date: 1929
    Location note: ADC flat files miscellaneous 341- end
    creator: Ring, Jonathan

    Custodial History note

    Drawings were Found In Collection (FIC) in early 2019, possibly part of the David Gebhard private collection

    Biographical/Historical note

    Jonathan Ring was born in 1878 and attended the University of Pennsylvania, graduating in 1905. He maintained a practice in Philadelphia until 1907, and also had offices in New York City and West Orange, New Jersey. In the early 1920s he moved to the Los Angeles area and designed houses in the Hancock Park area of Los Angeles and the Oak Knoll section of Pasadena.

    Scope and Contents note

    The collection consists of blueprints of the house at 100 South Hudson Place in Los Angeles, Calif. There are 36 drawings of floor plans, sections, exterior elevations, gate and garage plans and elevations, interior elevations, details, and full size details.

    Preferred Citation note

    Jonathan Ring drawings of M.M. Griffith house, Architecture and Design Collection. Art, Design & Architecture Museum; University of California, Santa Barbara.

    Conditions Governing Access note

    Open for use by qualified researchers.