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Finding Aid for the Herbert J. Powell papers, circa 1920-circa 1960 0000204
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Projects I. 1920-1965

Physical Description: 3.0 Linear feet

Scope and Contents note

This series contains drawings and sketches of projects and student work. It also contains photographs of buildings designed with the firm Marsh, Smith & Powell.
Drawer 181, FlatFile 1

El Monte High School (El Monte, Calif.) 1937

Scope and Contents note

One photograph on board; by Marsh, Smith, & Powell.
Drawer 181, FlatFile 2

Hollywood High School (Hollywood, Calif.) 1934

Scope and Contents note

One photograph on board; by Marsh, Smith, & Powell.
Drawer 181, FlatFile 3

John Adams High School (Santa Monica, Calif.) 1934

creator: Luckhaus Studio.

Scope and Contents note

2 photographs; by Marsh, Smith, & Powell.
Drawer 181, FlatFile 4

Sierra Madre Elementary School (Sierra Madre, Calif.) 1930

creator: Luckhaus Studio.

Scope and Contents note

4 photographs on board; by Marsh, Smith, & Powell.
Drawer 181, FlatFile 5

South Pasadena High School (South Pasadena, Calif.) 1941

Scope and Contents note

5 photographs on board; by Marsh, Smith, & Powell.
Drawer 181, FlatFile 6

All Nations Camp outdoor chapel undated

Scope and Contents note

One drawing of plan and elevation.
Drawer 181, FlatFile 7

American Institute of Architects Historic Buildings Committee residence restoration 339 S. Bunker Hill Ave. (Los Angeles, Calif.) undated

Scope and Contents note

One sketch of elevation.
Drawer 181, FlatFile 8

Animal & Human figure sketches circa 1920

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12 sketches.
Drawer 181, FlatFile 9

Attic Portico sketch undated

Scope and Contents note

One drawing of building; possibly student work.
Drawer 181, FlatFile 10

California Congress of Parents and Teachers office building undated

Scope and Contents note

One sketch of front elevation.
Drawer 181, FlatFile 11

Covina, City of marker (Covina, Calif.) undated

creator: Smith, Powell & Morgridge.

Scope and Contents note

One sketch of plan and elevation for city boundary marker.
Drawer 181, FlatFile 12

El Camino Junior College library 16007 S. Crenshaw Blvd. (El Camino, Calif.) 1960

creator: Smith, Powell & Morgridge.

Scope and Contents note

32 drawings of plans, sections, elevations, details, structural, and mechanical plans for library addition.
Drawer 181, FlatFile 13

First Christian Church (Alhambra, Calif.) undated

creator: Smith, Powell & Morgridge.

Scope and Contents note

One drawing of elevation.
Drawer 181, FlatFile 14

First Church of Christ Scientist (San Marino, Calif.) undated

creator: Smith, Powell & Morgridge.

Scope and Contents note

4 drawings and sketches of elevations and floor plan.
Drawer 181, FlatFile 15

First Congregational Church (Santa Barbara, Calif.) 1965

Scope and Contents note

One sketch of antependia.
Drawer 181, FlatFile 16

Fremont Intermediate School and Benjamin Franklin School (Anaheim, Calif.) 1936

Scope and Contents note

2 drawings of perspectives.
Drawer 181, FlatFile 17

Fullerton City Hall 303 W. Commonwealth Ave. (Fullerton, Calif.) 1961

creator: Smith, Powell & Morgridge.

Scope and Contents note

76 drawings of plans, sections, elevations, details, structural, and mechanical plans.
Drawer 181, FlatFile 18

Harvard University student projects (Cambridge, Mass.) 1920-1923

Scope and Contents note

7 drawings on heavy paper.
Drawer 181, FlatFile 19

Open Air Theater Stage (Redlands, Calif.) undated

creator: Marsh, Smith, and Powell.

Scope and Contents note

One drawing of perspective.
Drawer 181, FlatFile 20

San Marino Congregatonal Church (San Marino, Calif.) undated

Scope and Contents note

One sketch of baptismal font.
Drawer 181, FlatFile 21

San Marino Public Library event sign (San Marino, Calif.) 1965

Scope and Contents note

One drawing of elevation.
Drawer 181, FlatFile 22

University of Redlands university chapel (Redlands, Calif.) 1926

Scope and Contents note

5 drawings of elevations.
Drawer 181, FlatFile 23

University of Redlands university commons (Redlands, Calif.) 1941

creator: Marsh, Smith, and Powell.

Scope and Contents note

One drawing of perspective.
Drawer 181, FlatFile 24

Westminster Presbyterian Church (Pasadena, Calif.) undated

creator: Marston, VanPelt, & Maybury.

Scope and Contents note

5 drawings of plans, elevations, and details.
 

Travel Postcards II. circa 1920s

Physical Description: 5.0 Linear feet

Scope and Contents note

This series contains travel postcards from various countries in Europe and the United States. Each box is separated into country, and each city or area is labeled.
Box 1

Postcards- Spain A. circa 1920

Language of Material: Spanish; Castilian
Physical Description: 1.0 Linear feet

Scope and Contents note

This subseries contains original postcards of architectural landmarks, buildings, features, and ruins in Spain. Each group of postcards is labeled with the city or area; for example: Avila, Granada, Segovia, and Seville. There are also 11 small booklets written in Spanish on specific buildings, for example the Monasterio de Guadalupe and the Catedral de Leon.
Box 2

Postcards- Italy B. circa 1920s

Language of Material: Italian
Physical Description: 1.0 Linear feet

Scope and Contents note

This subseries contains original postcards of architectural landmarks, buildings, features, and ruins in Italy. Each group of postcards is labeled with the city or area; for example: Florence, Pompeii, Rome, and Venice.
Box 3

Postcards- France C. circa 1920s

Language of Material: French
Physical Description: 1.0 Linear feet

Scope and Contents note

This subseries contains original postcards of architectural landmarks, buildings, features, and ruins in France. Each group of postcards is labeled with the city or area; for example: Le Mans, Normandy, and specific and general locations in Paris.
Box 4

Postcards- England and France D. circa 1920s

Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1.0 Linear feet

Scope and Contents note

This subseries contains original postcards of architectural landmarks, buildings, features, and ruins in England and France. Each group of postcards is labeled with the city or area; for example: Liverpool, London, Oxford, Avignon, Caen, and various chateaus.
Box 5

Postcards- United States E. circa 1920s

Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1.0 Linear feet

Scope and Contents note

This subseries contains original postcards of architectural landmarks, buildings, features, and ruins in the United States. Each group of postcards is labeled with the city or area; for example: California, New England, and New York.