Finding Aid for the Edwards-Pitman drawings, circa 1988 0000244

Finding aid prepared by Jillian O'Connor and Chris Marino
Architecture and Design Collection, Art, Design & Architecture Museum
Arts Building Room 1434
University of California
Santa Barbara, California, 93106-7130

Title: Edwards-Pitman drawings
Identifier/Call Number: 0000244
Contributing Institution: Architecture and Design Collection, Art, Design & Architecture Museum
Language of Material: English
Container: 550
Physical Description: 3.0 Linear feet (2 flat file folders)
Date (inclusive): circa 1988
creator: Edwards, Peter
creator: Edwards-Pitman, Architects.
creator: Pitman, John


Open for use by qualified researchers.

Preferred Citation note

Edwards-Pitman drawings, Architecture and Design Collection. Art, Design & Architecture Museum; University of California, Santa Barbara.

Biographical/Historical note

The firm Edwards-Pitman, Architects was founded by Peter Edwards (son of architect William Albert Edwards) and John Pitman (son of architect Richard Hickman Pitman) in 1957 in Santa Barbara, California. In 1979 Richard Redmond was hired and by 1998 he was made partner. Both founders have since retired, and Redmond has become the owner and principle of the firm.

Scope and Content note

The Edwards-Pitman drawings span 3 linear feet and date circa 1988. The collection is composed of two flat file folders. One file contains five blueprints documenting the Bank of Montecito addition and renovations. Drawings include: site plan, West elevations, South elevations, a full size detail drawing of a light fixture, as well as a landscape plan. The second folder contains five presentation boards of the Presidio Springs Housing Master Plan in Santa Barbara, a subsidized senior citizen housing complex. Presentation boards depict unit plans for units C, D, A and S as well as plot plans for blocks 4, 3, 5, and 7.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Edwards, Peter
Edwards-Pitman, Architects.
Pitman, John
Architectural drawings
Presentation drawings (proposals)