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Edward Durell Stone Collection
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Series Description

 

I. THE STUART COMPANY, PASADENA, CALIFORNIA, 1956-1971

Physical Description: 7 flat boxes, 1 tube box
 

A. Photographs

Scope and Content Note

Box 1, 1-137: Construction photographs of Stuart Pharmaceutical building, ca. 1956, by unknown photographer.
Box 2, 138-325: Photographs of finished building, grounds and employees.

Note

[Photographer: Marvin Rand.]
Box 3, 326-390: Photographs of drawings, buildings, grounds, aerial views of property, employees, employee activities, and Lanz of California fashion shoot.

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[Photographers: Julius Shulman, J. Allen Hawkins, Nolan D. Patterson, and Howard French.]
 

B. Presentation Books

Scope and Content Note

Box 4, Volumes 1-3: Promotional albums for the Stuart Company, undated.

Note

[Photographers: Clarence L. Hedman, Rob Gage, and Carl Joe Tyner.
 

C. Business Records

Scope and Content Note

Box 5, Folders 1-8
F. 1: Correspondence: 1956-62, A-G.
F. 2: Correspondence: 1956-62, H-L.
F. 3: Correspondence: 1956,62, M-Z.
F. 4: Correspondence between E. D. Stone and Ludwig Lauerhass.
F. 5: Stuart Building: clippings and publicity.
F. 6: Stuart Company: publications.
F. 7: Stuart Building: original building proposal by Henry L. Eggers and Walter W. Wilkman; Stuart building tours booklet; Stuart building specifications by E. D. Stone.
F. 8: General pharmaceutical industry.
F. 9: McCoy, Esther, "Five California Architects," 1960.

Note

Inscribed "To Lud- Remembering our 'architectural journeys' thro [sic] California," Maria, Ed"
 

D. Publications

Scope and Content Note

Box 6-9: Publications with articles mostly about the Stuart Building, ca. 1955-71.

Note

Includes articles about E. D. Stone and projects unrelated to Stuart.
 

E. Drawings

Scope and Content Note

Box 12: Miscellaneous plans for Stuart Pharmaceutical building and grounds, ca. 1956-57, by E. D. Stone and Thomas Church; Topographical map of "A Portion of Lot 32, Oak Knoll" for Arthur Hanisch, Pasadena; Portion of Rancho Santa Anita , County of Los Angeles, CA. Surveyed Jan. 20, 1955 for the Stuart Company.
 

II. BUSINESS RECORDS (UNRELATED TO STUART PHARMACEUTICAL BUILDING)

Physical Description: 3 flat boxes
 

A. Printed Materials

Scope and Content Note

Box 10: Clippings and tear sheets about E. D. Stone and his work, 1957-73.
 

B. Presentation Books

Scope and Content Note

Box 11, Vols. 4-8: Presentation books with tear sheets and copies of articles about E. D. Stone's residential and commercial work, ca. 1940s-1960s.

Note

Vols. 4-5 are duplicates. Both contain expanded versions of Stone's resume at the front.
 

C. Photographs

Scope and Content Note

Box 3, 391-395: Construction photographs of Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula, Carmel, CA.
Box 3, 396-398: Photographs of model for National Cultural Center, Washington, D.C.
Box 3, 399: Portrait of Edward Durell Stone, undated.

Note

Inscribed "To my friend Lud with affection, Ed"
 

III. LUDWIG LAUERHASS RESIDENCE

Physical Description: 1 tube box
 

A. Drawings

Scope and Content Note

Box 13: Rolled plans and sketches for proposed residence at 2249 E. Crescent Drive, Altadena for Ludwig Lauerhass. Includes plans by E. D. Stone, Thomas Church, Thom Jones, architect, and Arthur Kelly and Joseph R. Kelly, architects.

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Never built.
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