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Subseries 5.3 | 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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5.3: Historic American Buildings Survey (HABS), 1960-1980

This subseries contains material regarding Esther McCoy's work for the Historic American Buildings Survey (HABS) documenting significant Southern California architecture. Found here is correspondence regarding her work on the project, miscellaneous records such as meeting agendas, meeting minutes, financial documents, and HABS reports, and general project notes written by McCoy. The bulk of this subseries consists of project files for each of the buildings that she surveyed. Included in these files are survey worksheets and reports, notes, research material about the property, and floor plans.
Files are arranged alphabetically.
This subseries has been scanned in its entirety.
DescriptionContainer
Correspondence, 1963-1976
24
67-68
Miscellaneous Records, 1961, 1968-1970
25
1-2
Notes, 1960-1970
25
3-4
Outline and Notes for HABS Book, circa 1973
25
5
Survey Documents
Barnsdall Park, 1965-1975
25
6
Bradbury Building, 1968-1969
25
7
Bullock's Wilshire, 1968-1969
25
8
Dodge House, 1963-1969
25
9
Ennis House, 1969-1970
25
10
Horatio West Court, 1968-1976
25
11
Los Angeles Central Library, 1968-1970
25
12
Lovell Beach House, 1968-1973
25
13
Miltimore House, 1969-1970
25
14
Pueblo Ribera Court, 1968
25
15
Richfield Building, circa 1968-1969
25
16-17
Samuel Freeman House, 1969-1970
25
18
Schindler House, 1969-1980
25
19-21
Sowden House, 1968-1970
25
22
Storer House, circa 1969
25
23
U. S. Customs House, circa 1972-1973
25
24
Veterans Administration Center, circa 1963-1968
25
25

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