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Subseries 4.4 | A Finding Aid to the Esther McCoy papers, 1876-1990, bulk, 1938-1989 | Digitized Collection

Esther McCoy papers, 1876-1990, bulk, 1938-1989

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4.4: Lectures, circa 1960-1988

This subseries contains many of the lectures given by McCoy at museums, galleries, universities, colleges, and architecture societies. Some of the lectures are for classes that McCoy taught at the University of California (Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, and Santa Cruz) between 1965 and 1975. Others are exhibition and gallery lectures for the shows that she curated. Also included are lectures and talks she gave regarding her publications and tours. Files may consist of drafts of lectures, notes, and related printed material. One lecture, "Schindler in California" was released by Pidgeon Audio Visual as part of a series of talks about architecture. Included are a sound cassette of the lecture by McCoy and series of 24 slides. This subseries also includes two files of schedules and notes for house tours that McCoy led for various organizations.
This subseries has been scanned in its entirety.
DescriptionContainer
California Polytechnic, "Architecture in Transition,", 1970
23
15
Columbia University, "Architecture in the West as a Cottage Industry,", 1972
23
16
House Tours, Schedules and Notes, 1966-1979
23
17-18
La Jolla, "Post Modern,", 1977
23
19
Lecture on Brasilia, circa 1960
23
20
Lecture on Frank Lloyd Wright, circa 1970s
23
21
Lecture on "Italian Modern,", circa 1970s
23
22
Lecture on "Library Use,", 1985
23
23
Lecture on Modern Architecture, circa 1970s
23
24
Lectures on R. M. Schindler, circa 1970s
23
25
Lecture on "Schindler in California,", circa 1970s
(includes slides and 1 sound cassette)
23
26-27
Lecture on Tony Lumsden, 1975
23
28
Lecture Tour, "Case Study Houses,", 1978
23
29-30
Lecture Tours, "The Second Generation,", 1977, 1983-1984
23
31-32
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, "The Architecture of R. M. Schindler,", 1967
23
33
Los Angeles Museum of Contemporary Art, Lecture on Museums, 1981
23
34
National Trust for Historic Preservation, "The Architecture of Irving Gill,", 1971
23
35
Rice Design Alliance, Lecture on Five California Architects, 1976
23
36
San Diego Museum of Art, "Gill's Birthday,", 1979
23
37
Santa Barbara Museum, "The Modern Tradition in Southern California,", 1971
23
38
Southern California Institute of Architecture, "Schindler,", 1979
23
39
University of California Extension, "The American Home as a Work of Art,", 1968
23
40
University of California Extension, "Fantasy and Reality in Italian Design,", 1979
23
41
University of California, Los Angeles
"Ain,", 1982
23
42
"Case Study Houses,", 1974
23
43
"The Colloquium: From Vienna to Los Angeles,", 1988
23
44
Lecture on R. M. Schindler, 1975
23
45
"Maybeck and Gill,", 1975
23
46
"Mexican Architecture,", 1980
23
47
"Richard Neutra and the Second Generation Moderns in Southern California,", 1975
23
48
University of California, Santa Barbara, Lecture on Case Study Houses, circa 1970s
23
49
University of California, Santa Barbara, "The Office of R. M. Schindler,", 1967
23
50
University of California, Santa Barbara, "Roots of Modern Architecture,", 1969-1970
23
51-55
University of California, Santa Barbara, "The Building as Environment Shaper,", 1970
23
56
University of California, Santa Cruz, "Observing Architecture,", 1973-1974
24
1-2
University of Southern California, "The Forties,", 1979
24
3
University of Southern California, "Landscape Architecture in the Urban Scene,", 1965
24
4
University of Southern California, "Memorial for Wachsman,", 1981
24
5
Women's Building, "Conversation with Lutah Maria Riggs, FAIA,", 1978
24
6

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