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Finding Aid for the Maynard Lyndon papers, circa 1929-circa 1980 0000155
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Personal Papers circa 1915-1999

Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1.0 Linear feet (1.5 half record storage boxes)

Scope and Content note

This series contains personal documents that are not related to Maynard Lyndon’s architectural career but rather to his family and friends, and is organized chronologically. Documents span one linear foot and date from circa 1915 through 1999. Series is comprised of family photographs and negatives documenting items designed by Maynard Lyndon for his family, Holidays, outings, home life, and weddings. Letters and cards to and from family members and friends, academic work done by Lyndon’s children, notes for German language lessons, documents relating to Lyndon’s move to Europe after retirement, small pamphlets on the history of Rheinheim, lists of books Lyndon read as well as publications he subscribed to, as well as notes on Lyndon’s family history.
Box 1, Folder 1

Portraits of Joyce Earley Lyndon: negatives circa 1915, 1959, 1986

Scope and Contents note

Negatives of Joyce as a baby, as a young women, and during the later part of her life (while married to Maynard Lyndon).
Box 1, Folder 2

Birthday and holiday cards 1932-1933, 1981, 1984, 1986-1993

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains cards from family and travel itineraries for a birthday trip. Hand-drawn birthday cards and christmas cards for family and friends.
Box 1, Folder 3

Wedding photographs circa 1940, circa 1960

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains negatives and black-and-white photographs of two of Maynard Lyndon's marriages
Box 1, Folder 4

Beloit house: negatives 1941

Scope and Contents note

Roll of film negatives. Negatives document the Beloit house (Detroit, Michigan) and surrounding area. Pictures taken by someone and sent to Maynard Lyndon.
Box 1, Folder 5

Postcards 1950-1983

Box 1, Folder 6

Family at Malibu house: negatives 1960

Scope and Contents note

Negatives of a family get-together at the Malibu House.
Box 1, Folder 7

Stairs, Staircases and Stairways: A Brief Analysis and History 1963

Scope and Contents note

Article written by Maynard Lyndon's son Maynard Hale Lyndon, for school, on the use, design, and history of staircases.
Box 1, Folder 8

Tokens to represent friends circa 1970

Scope and Contents note

Folder is composed of photographs and a letter from M. Lyndon to his friends.
Box 1, Folder 9

German language notes circa 1970

Scope and Contents note

Notes Maynard Lyndon took on the German language.
Box 1, Folder 10

Mull for Joyce: negative circa 1970

Box 1, Folder 11

List of Furnishings 1973

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains list of furnishings Maynard and Joyce Lyndon had before moving to Germany, lists stipulating what of their belongings they shipped to Germany, and what pieces of furniture each of their children wanted.
Box 1, Folder 12

Family photographs 1974-1987

Scope and Contents note

Black-and-white, as well as color photographs of family get-togethers. Some photos are of family at Sea Ranch.
Box 1, Folder 13

Portaits of Maynard and Joyce Lyndon: negatives 1975

Box 1, Folder 14

Location Analysis 1978-1982

Scope and Contents note

Notes and chart which detail the benefits of living in different locations around the world. Specified locations include: Germany, England, and the United States of American (both East and West coasts).
Box 1, Folder 15

Family photographs 1979-1983

Scope and Contents note

Negatives of photographs taken of landscapes and family.
Box 1, Folder 16

Letters to family 1979-1993

Scope and Contents note

Folder is composed of handwritten and typewritten letters to family, primarily Maynard Lyndon's children.
Box 1, Folder 17

Maynard Lyndon's 70th birthday: negatives 1979

Scope and Contents note

Four negatives documenting Maynard Lyndon's 70th birthday.
Box 1, Folder 18

Christmas 1980

Scope and Contents note

Photographs and negatives of Lyndon's homemade gifts as well as photographs of an airport.
Box 1, Folder 19

Family photographs and negatives circa 1980 circa 1980

Scope and Contents note

Photographs and negatives Donlyn Lyndon took of his family.
Box 1, Folder 20

Garden Furniture for Jenny's Doll House 1980

Scope and Contents note

Color photographs of doll house furniture Maynard Lyndon made for his grandaughter Jenny.
Box 1, Folder 21

Correspondence and letters with friends 1982-1984

Scope and Contents note

Letters and correspondence to and from the following individuals: Emiel Becsky, Willard Hanzeuk, T.S. Elliot, Elaine Sewell Jones, Anni Rudin-Bernoulli, and Esther McCoy.
Box 1, Folder 23

Negatives of family photographs February 1984

Box 1, Folder 24

Exacta 1984

Scope and Contents note

Three negatives, photographs taken by Maynard Lyndon with an Exacta camera. Images are of building interiors and exteriors.
Box 2, Folder 1

Riverbank Grill Picnic 1984

Scope and Contents note

Four color photographs of Maynard Lyndon and friends.
Box 2, Folder 2

Christmas 1985

Scope and Contents note

Negatives of homemade Christmas decorations and cards.
Box 2, Folder 3

Cartoon about Germany circa 1985

Scope and Contents note

Three pages of photocopies of cartoons that Maynard Lyndon drew about living in Germany. Cartoons were originally drawn on index cards, placed together and then photocopied. Text on cartoon is in French.
Box 2, Folder 4

Christmas Carousels 1986

Scope and Contents note

Three copies of the same color photographs of a Christmas Candle Carousel for Jo Hale Lyndon. Items identified as job number 86.08.
Box 2, Folder 5

Comic strip for Don's 50th birthday 1986

Scope and Contents note

Two pages of comic strips Maynard Lyndon drew for his son Donalyn Lyndon's 50th birthday.
Box 2, Folder 6

Photographs for Places 1986

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains black and white photographs taken by Joyce Lyndon for the book she wrote called Places.
Box 2, Folder 7

Das Ortszentrum von Rheinheim 1986

Scope and Contents note

A brochure in germany regarding the history of the home in Rheinheim and the village.
Box 2, Folder 8

Conductor Heads in Europe 1987

Scope and Contents note

A booklet created by Lyndon of different orchestra conductor heads, railroad conductors, and lighting conductors.
Box 2, Folder 9

Bell for Bob and Thelma 1987

Scope and Contents note

Two color photographs of a bell that Lyndon designed for his friends Bob and Thelma's 50th wedding anniversary.
Box 2, Folder 10

Christmas 1987 1987

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains binder filled with family portraits that were complied by April, Sasha, and Maynard as a family Christmas gift in the year 1987.
Box 2, Folder 11

Joyce' s 75th Birthday circa 1989

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains three color photographs of Joyce's birthday and surrounding events.
Box 2, Folder 12

List of Readings 1989

Scope and Contents note

List of books Maynard Lyndon had recently read.
Box 2, Folder 13

Subscription record 1992-1996

Scope and Contents note

Record of which magazines Maynard Lyndon subscribed to.
Box 2, Folder 14

Family history notes 1995

Scope and Contents note

Type written notes about Lyndon family history which were written by Maynard Hale Lyndon (son of Maynard Lyndon).
Box 2, Folder 15

Fasnacht Carnival 1999

Scope and Contents note

Four color photographs of Maynard Lyndon standing next to Fr. Gissi.
 

Travel 1933-1993

Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 5.5 Linear feet (11 half record storage boxes)

Scope and Content note

Series comprises photographs, negatives, slides, postcards (both handmade and bought), and sketches which document Maynard Lyndon and his family’s travels from 1933 through 1993. Locations include: Europe (primarily Germany, France, and Switzerland) as well as the United States, Fiji, Australia, Sweden, and Holland. The travel series is further organized into three subseries based on format: photographs, postcards, and sketches. Each subseries are organized chronologically by year.
 

Photographs, negatives, and slides

Box 2, Folder 16

Travel Diary: France 1933-1938

Scope and Contents note

Folder is composed of four postcards along with transcribed extracts from letters written by Maynard Lyndon and sent home - while he was riding a bicycle and traveling around France.
Box 2, Folder 17-18

Europe Diary 1933 1933, 1984

Scope and Contents note

Folder is composed of transcribed diary entries made by Lyndon when he traveled to and around Europe in 1933.
Box 2, Folder 18

Europe Diary 1933 transcribed 1933, 1984

Scope and Contents note

Folder is composed of transcribed diary entries made by Lyndon when he traveled to and around Europe in 1933.
Box 2, Folder 19

Winchester, England: photograph 1933

Scope and Contents note

One black-and-white photograph of the exterior of Chalkley's pub.
Box 2, Folder 20

European Architecture: photographs 1933

Scope and Contents note

19 black-and-white photographs primarily of German architecture.
Box 2, Folder 21

Europe: photographs 1933

Scope and Contents note

Four black-and-white photographs of cityscapes and countrysides.
Box 2, Folder 22-25

Europe: negatives 1933-1940

Scope and Contents note

Over 300 negatives of film taken while Maynard Lyndon was traveling around Europe for the first time. Negatives are divided into the following categories: diary, modern, non-modern, shop fronts, Cranbrook, Italy, France, Germany, building facades, details, and construction.
Box 2, Folder 26

Europe and later work: negatives 1933-1988

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains four rolls of negatives. Negatives document wood piles, buildings in Europe, the Lyndon Malibu House, and the plans for: Twenty-Eighth Church Scientist, and the University of California Los Angeles Social Sciences building.
Box 3, Folder 1

France: photographs 1933

Scope and Contents note

Seven black-and-white photographs documenting: Mt. St. Michel, Riemes, Chartes Cathedral, and Paris.
Box 3, Folder 2

Germany: photographs 1933

Scope and Contents note

Fourteen black-and-white photographs documenting Stuttgart, Munich, Berlin, as well as stills from Templehof Airport.
Box 3, Folder 3

Italy: photographs 1933

Scope and Contents note

Four black-and-white photographs documenting: the Pantheon, Florence, and the tenth anniversary of Mousollini exposition held in Rome.
Box 3, Folder 4

Utrecht Netherlands: photograph 1933

Scope and Contents note

One black-and-white photograph of the interior of Utrecht Railroad ticket office.
Box 3, Folder 5

Sweden: photographs 1933

Scope and Contents note

Three black-and-white photographs documenting the town hall in Stockholm.
Box 3, Folder 6

New York, United States: photograph 1933

Scope and Contents note

One black-and-white photograph of the S. S. Leviathan.
Box 4, Folder 1

Europe: glass plate negatives circa 1933

Scope and Contents note

49 black-and-white glass plate negatives documenting: Amsterdam Town Hall, Weissenhof Settlement (Stuttgart), Basel (Germany), and school construction.
Box 4, Folder 2

Europe: glass plate negatives circa 1933

Scope and Contents note

12 black-and-white glass plate negatives capturing primarily Berlin, Germany.
Box 4, Folder 3

France: glass plate negatives circa 1933

Scope and Contents note

5 black-and-white negatives of France.
Box 4, Folder 4

France, Germany, and US Schools: glass plate negatives circa 1933

Scope and Contents note

22 black-and-white glass plate negatives documenting: Atherton High School, Nordhoff Kindergarten, France, and the Railroad Station at Utrecht.
Box 4, Folder 5

France, Germany, and US Schools: glass plate negatives circa 1933

Scope and Contents note

39 black-and-white glass plate negatives featuring Nordhoff Grade School, France, Germany, Lucern, Amsterdam.
Box 4, Folder 6

Germany: glass plate negatives circa 1933

Scope and Contents note

21 black-and-white glass plate negatives documenting Basel, Utrecht, and Germany.
Box 4, Folder 7

England: glass plate negatives circa 1933

Scope and Contents note

4 black-and-white glass plate negatives.
Box 4, Folder 8

Chicago, United States: glass plate negatives circa 1933

Scope and Contents note

6 black-and-white glass plate negatives.
Box 4, Folder 9

Europe: glass plate negatives circa 1933

Scope and Contents note

48 black-and-white glass plate negatives documenting Germany, Switzerland, and various locations in Northern America.
Box 4, Folder 10

Europe: glass plate negatives circa 1933

Scope and Contents note

4 black-and-white glass plate negatives.
Box 5, Folder 1

Europe: glass plate negatives circa 1933

Scope and Contents note

18 black-and-white glass plate negatives featuring shots of the circus, toy animals, a zoo, and Lyndon's family.
Box 5, Folder 2

Europe: glass plate negatives circa 1933

Scope and Contents note

24 black-and-white glass plate negatives capturing family, the beach, and a zoo.
Box 5, Folder 3

Europe: glass plate negatives circa 1933

Scope and Contents note

24 black-and-white glass plate negatives featuring a beach, shots of Germany, and a marketplace.
Box 5, Folder 4

Europe: glass plate negatives circa 1933

Scope and Contents note

10 black-and-white glass plate negatives documenting Florence, Italy.
Box 5, Folder 5

New York City, United States: glass plate negatives circa 1933

Scope and Contents note

7 black-and-white glass plate negatives.
Box 3, Folder 7

Holland: photographs and negatives 1933-1938

Scope and Contents note

Fifteen black-and-white photographs and 43 negatives documenting: a railroad station in Utrecht, Hiluersum, Gooliland Hotel, Radio Studios, Town Hall, and a apartment unit in Rotterdam.
Box 3, Folder 8

Europe: photographs 1938-1990

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains approx. 30 black-and-white photographs of European cities and towers.
Box 3, Folder 9

Europe: negatives 1941

Scope and Contents note

Approximately 34 negatives of buildings and mountains.
Box 3, Folder 10

Brussels Expo, Belgium: slides 1956-1958

Scope and Contents note

100 color slides of interiors and exteriors of buildings.
Box 3, Folder 11

Schools in Europe and Scotland: slides 1958

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains color slides which document modern European and Scottish schools.
Box 3, Folder 12

Details and Patterns of Modern buildings: slides 1969-1963

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains approximately 100 color slides of building facades and details.
Box 3, Folder 13

Australia: negatives circa 1960

Scope and Contents note

Black-and-white negatives of a port and building exteriors.
Box 3, Folder 14

New Zealand: negatives circa 1960

Scope and Contents note

Fifteen black-and-white negatives documenting landscapes, beaches, and buildings.
Box 3, Folder 15

Fiji: negatives circa 1960

Scope and Contents note

25 negatives documenting trees, beaches, and grass huts.
Box 3, Folder 16

Waldshut - Tiengen, Germany: photographs and negatives circa 1965

Scope and Contents note

Color photographs (approximately 25) and negatives documenting Fasnacht in Waldshut.
Box 3, Folder 17

London, England: negatives 1967

Scope and Contents note

Approximately 23 negatives, primarily of building exteriors.
Box 3, Folder 18

Paris, France: negatives 1967

Scope and Contents note

Two rolls of film, negatives document buildings and waterways.
Box 3, Folder 19

Strasbourg, France: negatives 1967

Scope and Contents note

Nine negatives which document modern buildings in Strasbourg.
Box 3, Folder 20

Stuttgart, Germany: negatives 1967

Scope and Contents note

18 negatives documenting modern buildings in Stuttgart.
Box 3, Folder 21

Netherlands: negatives 1967

Scope and Contents note

33 black-and-white negatives documenting the interior and exteriors of modern buildings, including buildings in the midst of construction.
Box 3, Folder 22

Vevey, Switzerland: negatives 1967

Scope and Contents note

36 negatives documenting building facades.
Box 3, Folder 23

Europe, Wood Piles: photographs 1967

Scope and Contents note

Photos of wood piles arranged into multiple small hand made folios.
Box 3, Folder 24

Hilversum, Netherlands: negatives 1967

Scope and Contents note

Negatives documenting a clocktower and town hall.
Box 3, Folder 25

Germany Chapels: photographs circa 1970

Scope and Contents note

17 black-and-white photographs of chapels in Germany, primarily the Huntwagen, Apollonia Chapel, and the Noggenschwiel Chapel near Zuyach.
Box 3, Folder 26

Denver, United States: negatives circa 1970

Scope and Contents note

17 black-and-white negatives primarily of building exteriors.
Box 3, Folder 27

European Doors: photographs circa 1970

Scope and Contents note

17 black-and-white negatives primarily of building exteriors.
Box 3, Folder 28

Europe: photographs 1972

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains thirteen proof sheets of modern European buildings primarily in London and Stockholm.
Box 3, Folder 29

Trogen, Switzerland: photographs 1974

Scope and Contents note

Nine color photographs and corresponding negatives of Trogen Landgemeinde.
Box 3, Folder 30

Rheinhohe: photographs and negatives 1974

Scope and Contents note

Photographs and negatives which capture building interiors and exteriors, as well as cityscapes.
Box 3, Folder 31

Kaiserstuhl, Germany: photographs circa 1975

Scope and Contents note

Two color photographs documenting the Red Castle and pieces of sculpture.
Box 6, Folder 1

Waldshut - Tiengen, Germany: negatives circa 1975

Scope and Contents note

Negatives documenting a store in Tiengen.
Box 6, Folder 2

Rheinheim, Germany: negatives 1976

Scope and Contents note

Roll of film. Negatives document the city.
Box 6, Folder 3

Rhine Promenade, Germany: photographs 1976-1991

Box 6, Folder 4

Zurzach, Switzerland: photographs 1976

Scope and Contents note

Four color photographs of buildings.
Box 6, Folder 5

Denmark: photographs 1977

Scope and Contents note

Four color photographs of buildings.
Box 6, Folder 6

France: photographs and negatives 1977

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains three rolls of negatives, as well as, approximately. 80 color photographs. Negatives and photographs document churches and castles.
Box 6, Folder 7

France and Denmark: negatives 1977-1984

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains four rolls of film negatives.
Box 6, Folder 8

Brittany, France: photographs 1977

Scope and Contents note

21 color photographs documenting churches and a cemetary.
Box 6, Folder 9

Burgundy, France: photographs 1977-1978

Scope and Contents note

Fifteen color photographs documenting Chapaize, an octogonal church, Verduns-le-Doubs, and Tournus.
Box 6, Folder 10

Baden, Germany: photographs 1977

Scope and Contents note

Four color photographs documenting the city.
Box 6, Folder 11

Rheinheim, Germany: photographs 1977

Scope and Contents note

Color photographs as well as hand drawn maps of Germany drawn my Maynard Lyndon.
Box 6, Folder 12

Rheinheim, Germany: photographs and negatives 1977-1979

Scope and Contents note

32 color photographs as well as a roll of film negatives. Photographs document bridge construction, festivals, and snow.
Box 6, Folder 13

Rheinheim, Germany: photographs 1977-1983

Scope and Contents note

Five color photographs of a river.
Box 6, Folder 14

Rheinheim, Germany: photographs 1977-1986

Scope and Contents note

Four color photographs and negatives documenting snow on Engel trees.
Box 6, Folder 15

Schlachtensee, Germany: negatives circa 1977

Scope and Contents note

Three negatives all of which document buildings.
Box 6, Folder 16

Scwartzwald, Germany: photographs 1977

Scope and Contents note

Four color photographs of the Black Forest.
Box 6, Folder 17

Stuttgart, Germany: photographs and negatives 1977-1979, 1983

Scope and Contents note

Nineteen color photographs and negatives of a museum and various buildings in Suttgart.
Box 6, Folder 18

Waldshut - Tiengen, Germany: photographs 1977

Scope and Contents note

20 color photographs documenting Fasnacht in Tiengen and Christmas decorations around the city.
Box 6, Folder 19

Edinburgh, Scottland: photographs and negatives 1977

Scope and Contents note

Three color photographs and a roll of film negatives documenting building interior and exteriors.
Box 6, Folder 20

Switzerland: photographs 1977-1990

Scope and Contents note

48 color photographs documenting: building facades and landscapes in Switzerland, a civic building in Aarau, Lower Street in Aarau, churches, and rivers.
Box 6, Folder 21

Lugano, Switzerland: photographs and negatives 1977

Scope and Contents note

29 color photographs and corresponding negatives. Photographs document street festivals, churches, and landscapes.
Box 6, Folder 22

Rheinfelden and Basel, Switzerland: photographs 1977

Scope and Contents note

Fourteen color photographs documenting a celebration in February.
Box 6, Folder 23

Vevey, Switzerland: photographs 1977

Scope and Contents note

Twelve color photographs documenting a parade.
Box 6, Folder 24

France: photographs 1978

Scope and Contents note

Seven color photographs. Photographs document the following locations: Chapaize, Bourbon Lancy, St. Albin, Demigny, and Tournus.
Box 7, Folder 1

France and Germany: negatives circa 1978

Scope and Contents note

Roll of film documenting buildings in Stuttgart Germany and France.
Box 7, Folder 2

Baden, Germany: negatives circa 1978

Scope and Contents note

One roll of film. Negatives document a parade.
Box 7, Folder 3

Baden Fest, Germany: negatives circa 1978

Box 7, Folder 4

Mainau, Germany: photograph 1978

Scope and Contents note

One color photograph of café terrace.
Box 7, Folder 5

Rheinheim, Germany: photographs 1978-1993

Scope and Contents note

Eleven color photographs documenting architecture as well as the river in Reinheim and Konstanz.
Box 7, Folder 6

Germany and Switzerland: negatives 1979

Scope and Contents note

Twelve negatives documenting trees, countryside landscapes, and cityscapes.
Box 7, Folder 7

Kinsigtal, Germany: photographs and negatives 1979

Scope and Contents note

One roll of film. Negatives document architecture and the countryside. Folder also contains nine color photographs documenting schools and a church.
Box 7, Folder 8

Europe: negatives circa 1980

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains seven negatives documenting buildings and beaches.
Box 7, Folder 9

Europe: photographs and negatives circa 1980

Scope and Contents note

Two rolls of negatives which document fountains, building facades, wood piles, building interiors and exteriors, and passport photographs.
Box 7, Folder 10

Europe: negatives circa 1980

Scope and Contents note

One roll of negatives documenting Christmas gifts and architecture in different European cities.
Box 7, Folder 11

Germany: negatives circa 1980

Scope and Contents note

Three rolls of negatives documenting European churches, details of patterns of use, wood piles.
Box 7, Folder 12

Switzerland: photographs circa 1980

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains 23 color photographs of Joyce Lyndon among others and architecture primarily in Lucerne.
Box 7, Folder 13

Germany, Rhine, Cologne and Worms: photographs 1980

Scope and Contents note

Five color photographs of the Worms Cathedral and Trier.
Box 7, Folder 14

Eslisau, Switzerland: photographs 1980

Scope and Contents note

Four color photographs documenting a train station and school children flying kites.
Box 7, Folder 15

Trees in Eslisau, Switzerland: negatives circa 1980

Scope and Contents note

Four negatives of trees.
Box 7, Folder 16

Trogen, Switzerland: photograph 1980

Scope and Contents note

One color photograph documenting Landsgeiueiude.
Box 7, Folder 17

Bakhara and Samarkand, Uzbekistan: photographs circa 1980

Scope and Contents note

Two photographs of a hand drawn plan of the city.
Box 7, Folder 18

Europe: negatives circa 1980

Scope and Contents note

Roll of film negatives depicting buildings.
Box 7, Folder 19

Wil, Switzerland: photograph circa 1980

Scope and Contents note

One color photograph of a tower.
Box 7, Folder 20

Austria: photographs 1981

Scope and Contents note

Ten color photographs taken of friends and family in and around a lake in Austria.
Box 7, Folder 21

England: photographs 1981

Scope and Contents note

Two color photographs of Exter Station and Budleigh Salterton.
Box 7, Folder 22

France: photographs 1981

Scope and Contents note

Twenty color photographs documenting: Autun, St, Geveroux, Ile de Re, and Hossagor.
Box 7, Folder 23

Bourges, France photographs 1981

Scope and Contents note

Six color photographs of churches and walkways along a river.
Box 7, Folder 24

Rheinheim, Germany: negatives 1981

Scope and Contents note

One roll of negatives documenting city streets and celebrations.
Box 7, Folder 25

Bainbridge Island and Winslow, United States: photographs 1981

Scope and Contents note

22 color photographs of a lake, parks, and picnic sites.
Box 7, Folder 26

Washington, United States: photographs 1981

Scope and Contents note

Five color photographs of Seattle. Folder also contains 19 color photographs of Friday Harbor, Anacortes, and Coupeville.
Box 7, Folder 27

Denmark & Sweden: photographs 1982

Scope and Contents note

14 color photographs of the countryside and churches.
Box 7, Folder 28

Baden, Germany: photograph 1982

Scope and Contents note

One color photograph documenting the upper Limmat.
Box 7, Folder 29

Rheinheim, Germany: negatives 1982-1983

Scope and Contents note

One roll of negatives documenting trees, architecture, family and friends.
Box 7, Folder 30

Basel, Switzerland: photographs 1982-1987

Scope and Contents note

Seven color photographs documenting Waldshut Fasnacht.
Box 7, Folder 31

Zurich, Switzerland: photographs 1982

Scope and Contents note

Two black-and-white negatives of a bell tower.
Box 7, Folder 32

Lake Constance: photographs 1982-1983

Scope and Contents note

Thirteen color photographs of the Bodensee and Lake Constance, a riverboat cruise and christmas cards.
Box 7, Folder 33

Europe: negatives 1983

Scope and Contents note

One roll of negatives which documents trees in the European countryside.
Box 7, Folder 34

France: photographs and negatives May, 1983

Scope and Contents note

One roll of film negatives and 21 color photographs. Negatives and photographs document: Ferrierers, Guimiliau, St. Venuc, and Concarneau.
Box 7, Folder 35

Lienheim, Germany: negative 1983

Scope and Contents note

One negative documenting a forest.
Box 7, Folder 36

Rheinheim, Germany: photographs 1983

Scope and Contents note

20 black-and-white photographs. Photographs document houses and city hall.
Box 7, Folder 37

Rhine, Germany: photographs 1983-1991

Scope and Contents note

Three color photographs and one black-and-white photograph. Photographs document swans, snow, and salt towers on the Rhine.
Box 7, Folder 38

Denmark and Sweden: negatives 1984

Box 7, Folder 39

Europe: photographs 1984-1994

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains 19 photographs.
Box 7, Folder 40

France: photographs and negatives 1984

Scope and Contents note

Roll of negatives and 23 color photographs documenting: family, parks and aqueducts, Abbey near Domfront, and Arc-en-Barrois.
Box 7, Folder 41

Germany: negatives 1984

Scope and Contents note

Roll of film. Negatives documenting: Tiengen, Baden, Rheinheim, Walenburg, Stuttgart, and Landestag
Box 7, Folder 42

Stuttgart, Germany: photographs and negatives 1984

Scope and Contents note

Thirteen color photographs and negatives documenting building exterior and interiors in Stuttgart, Holstein, Waldenburg, Landestag.
Box 8, Folder 1

Munich, Germany: photographs 1984-1985

Scope and Contents note

Five color photographs documenting Munich Frauenkirche and Christmas Market.
Box 8, Folder 2

Waldshut - Tiengen, Germany: photographs and negatives 1984

Scope and Contents note

Four color photographs, twelve black-and-white photographs, and negatives documenting building exteriors and fountains around the city.
Box 8, Folder 3

Guernsey: photographs 1984

Scope and Contents note

Five color photographs of the ocean front and the façade of the Lynton Hotel.
Box 8, Folder 4

Switzerland: photographs and negatives 1984

Scope and Contents note

Twelve color photographs and a roll of film. Photographs document: Asconda, Brissago, Hotel Freienhof, and Intragna.
Box 8, Folder 5

Brissago, Switzerland: photographs 1984

Scope and Contents note

Three color photographs documenting Brissago and Locarno.
Box 8, Folder 6

Schaffhausen, Switzerland: photographs and negatives 1984-1987

Scope and Contents note

39 color photographs, 3 postcards, and corresponding negatives. Photographs and negatives primarily document building facades in Schaffhausen; but also include photographs of a river trip Lyndon took with his wife Joyce, as well as photographs of Schaffhausen.
Box 8, Folder 7

Thun, Switzerland: negatives 1984

Scope and Contents note

One roll of film. Negatives primarily document churches.
Box 8, Folder 8

Zurich, Switzerland: photograph 1984

Scope and Contents note

One color photograph documenting a sphere sculpture near a lake.
Box 8, Folder 9

Zurich, Switzerland: photographs and negatives 1984

Scope and Contents note

Negatives, photocopies of photographs, approximately 60 black-and-white photographs, and small sketches documenting building exteriors.
Box 8, Folder 10

Zurzach, Switzerland: photograph 1984

Scope and Contents note

One color photograph of the Cafeteria at the Thermal Baths.
Box 8, Folder 11

Salzburg, Austria: photographs 1985

Scope and Contents note

Ten color photographs of the city of Salzberg.
Box 8, Folder 12

Denmark: photographs and negatives 1985

Scope and Contents note

28 color photographs and color negatives. Photographs are of architecture, inside a boat yard, and a few photogaphs are of family.
Box 8, Folder 13

Denmark: photographs and negatives 1985

Scope and Contents note

28 color photographs and color negatives. Photographs mainly of architecture.
Box 8, Folder 14

Denmark and Sweden: negatives 1985

Box 8, Folder 15

Europe: negatives circa 1985

Box 8, Folder 16

Germany: photographs and negatives 1985

Scope and Contents note

Ten color photographs and negatives documenting: Wagen, Benedictbeueren, Bavaria, Wasserburg, Wiess.
Box 8, Folder 17

Germany and Switzerland: negatives 1985

Scope and Contents note

One roll of film. Negatives document Munich and Richterswil.
Box 8, Folder 18

Mergetheim, Germany: photographs 1985

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains four color photographs documenting building exteriors including a Castle from Bad Mergetheim.
Box 8, Folder 19

Baden, Germany: photographs and negatives 1985

Scope and Contents note

Five black-and-white photographs as well as seven negatives documenting streets and buildings in Baden.
Box 8, Folder 20

Rheinheim, Germany: photographs and negatives circa 1985

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains negatives as well as black-and-white photographic prints of a map Lyndon drew of Reinheim as well as photographs of the city, perhaps used as reference for the plan.
Box 8, Folder 21

Rheinheim, Germany: negatives 1985

Scope and Contents note

A roll of film. Negatives document primarily buildings.
Box 8, Folder 22

Wangen, Germany: negatives 1985

Scope and Contents note

Seven negatives of a building façade.
Box 8, Folder 23

Sweden: photographs and negatives 1985

Scope and Contents note

Ten color photographs and the roll of corresponding negatives documenting architecture near Schloss.
Box 8, Folder 24

Luzern, Switzerland: photographs 1985-1988

Scope and Contents note

47 color photographs (two of which are postcards). Photographs primarily document facades and building details.
Box 8, Folder 25

Richterswil, Switzerland: photographs 1985

Scope and Contents note

18 color photographs documenting an annual festival where candles are lit in hollowed out turnips.
Box 8, Folder 26

Sion, Switzerland: photograph 1985

Scope and Contents note

One color photograph of a clock/bell tower.
Box 8, Folder 27

Steinhausen and Wangen, Switzerland: photographs 1985

Scope and Contents note

Three color photographs and three postcards of buildings and building details.
Box 8, Folder 28

Zurich, Switzerland: photographs and negatives 1985

Scope and Contents note

Twelve color photographs of lake Zurich, two color postcards from the Botanical garden, as well as negatives of a Zither, a Bee, and an Expo.
Box 8, Folder 29

Zurich, Switzerland: negatives circa 1985

Scope and Contents note

Roll of film. Negatives document salt towers, a bank exterior, and Magnouas.
Box 9, Folder 1

Zurich, Switzerland: photographs 1985

Scope and Contents note

Two black-and-white photographs of a beehive.
Box 9, Folder 2

Switzerland: photographs 1985

Scope and Contents note

Two color photographs of a hot air balloon.
Box 9, Folder 3

Denmark: photographs 1986

Scope and Contents note

8 black-and-white and eight color photographs of the interior and exteriors of churches.
Box 9, Folder 4

Denmark and Sweden: negatives 1986

Box 9, Folder 5

Germany: photographs 1986

Scope and Contents note

20 color photographs documenting: Fritzlar, Izenhoe, Heide, Brud, Lenzkirch, as well as a May Tree in Holland.
Box 9, Folder 6

Germany, Holland, and Switzerland: negatives 1986

Scope and Contents note

Two rolls of film. Negatives document: Holland, Zurzach tunnel, Lenzkirch, Maibaum, and the Zurich lions.
Box 9, Folder 7

Baden, Germany: photographs 1986

Scope and Contents note

Four black-and-white photographs of an outdoor eating area.
Box 9, Folder 8

Holland: photographs 1986

Scope and Contents note

24 color photographs documenting: Midjerecht, "Galamadammen," Keukenhof, Harlingen, Hilversun Town Hall, Harlinsten, Kampen on Issel, Horgebeintun, Steins, and Dekempstate. Folder also contains a travel itinerary composed by Lyndon.
Box 9, Folder 9

Hilversum, Netherlands: negatives 1986

Scope and Contents note

Thirteen negatives documenting Hilversum Town Hall.
Box 9, Folder 10

Sweden: photographs 1986

Scope and Contents note

30 color photographs documenting architecture from: near Trosa, Uarnemd, Heoa, Oppeby, Einkoping, Linkoping, Tidersrum, Torpa, Granult, Dadesjo, Uaxjo, Alvestra, and Lund.
Box 9, Folder 11

Sweden: photographs and negatives 1986

Scope and Contents note

25 color photographs and negatives documenting architecture around Stockholm, Naksala, and Gamla Uppsala.
Box 9, Folder 12

Sweden: photographs 1986

Scope and Contents note

Nine black-and-white photographs of windmills and buildings in Sweden.
Box 9, Folder 13

Sweden, Stockholm and Vaxholm: negatives 1986

Scope and Contents note

One roll of film. Negatives document landscape and building facades.
Box 9, Folder 14

Lenzburg, Switzerland: negatives 1986

Scope and Contents note

Five negatives of horses.
Box 9, Folder 15

Zurich, Switzerland: photographs 1986

Scope and Contents note

Nine color photographs of lion sculptures.
Box 9, Folder 16

Denmark and Switzerland: photographs 1987

Scope and Contents note

Eight color photographs of a cadet's graduation and churches.
Box 9, Folder 17

Europe: negatives 1987

Scope and Contents note

Seven negatives of photographs taken primarily of tunnels and tunnel construction around Europe.
Box 9, Folder 18

Europe: negatives 1987

Scope and Contents note

Ten negatives of trees, construction of Pedestrian walkway on Ttengen Street, and Zurzach Tunnel
Box 9, Folder 19

Europe: negatives 1987

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains three rolls of negatives. Roll 1 documents Baden Fastnact, Winter River, and Lugano. Roll 2 documents a Cadets graduation in Zurich, their friends Bob and Thelma, the Zurich fountain, Alpires Back, and a church. Roll three documents Husaby/Staue Church, Suenborg Cafe, a river cafe, and Gislaued.
Box 9, Folder 20

Europe: photographs 1987

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains approximately. 31 black-and-white photographs of O'Gerum, Skorstorp, Kungslena. Photographs are primarily details of churches/chapels and a tunnel in Zurbach.
Box 9, Folder 21

Germany: photographs 1987

Scope and Contents note

20 color photographs documenting: Weiach, Basel, Hamburg, Tiengen, Vaversuuda Church, Ploen, Bosay, Denmark, Ippingen (Switzerland), Waldshut, Hohentengen, and Zurzach.
Box 9, Folder 22

Waldshut - Tiengen, Germany: photographs 1987

Scope and Contents note

Seven color photographs documenting the Fasnacht celebration.
Box 9, Folder 23

Sweden: photographs and negatives 1987

Scope and Contents note

43 color photographs and one roll of negatives documenting: Husaby Church, Steel deck factory, Fredensburg Husene, Karoline Cafeteria, Lidkoping, Café at Suendborg Train Station, Kinne Uedum, Staue Church, Fogdo Church, Harad, Eskilstuna, Arboga, Forsuik, Odensacker Church, Knockabollet, Vauersunda Church, Kaga, Skansen, Stathus, Sigtuna, Risinge, Bjorn Lunde, Stockholm Railway Station, Farsta, and Rissne.
Box 9, Folder 24

Eglisau, Switzerland: photographs 1987

Scope and Contents note

Two black-and-white photographs of a clock tower.
Box 9, Folder 25

Oberhofen, Switzerland: photographs 1987

Scope and Contents note

Four color photographs and one postcard of a monument dedicated to Winston Churchill.
Box 9, Folder 26

Zurich, Germany: negatives 1988

Scope and Contents note

Seven negatives of the Tree Exposition.
Box 9, Folder 27

Europe: negatives 1988

Scope and Contents note

22 negatives of trees and churches. Small note within folder which explains the exposure and type of lens used to produce each photograph.
Box 9, Folder 28

Germany: negatives 1988

Scope and Contents note

One roll of film in the form of negatives, documenting churches, tunnels, Baum Fest in Zurich.
Box 9, Folder 29

France: photographs 1988

Scope and Contents note

Ten color photographs documenting Vigneulles and Hatton-Chatel.
Box 9, Folder 30

Germany: photographs 1988

Scope and Contents note

Thirteen color photographs documenting: Speyer Cathedral, Nordlingen, Donauworth, Café in St. George, and a soap box derby.
Box 9, Folder 31

France: photographs 1989

Scope and Contents note

23 color photographs documenting: Ronchamp, Lumeau Church, Ferrierueux Abbey, Villeneuve, Coupray, Chauvirey, and Fauerney.
Box 10, Folder 1

France: photographs 1989

Scope and Contents note

23 color photographs documenting: Mount St. Michel, Dol Cathedral, Dinan Port, St. Malo, Sable D'or les dins, St. Marguerite de Carronges, See's Cathedral, Nogent, Condeau, and Terminier.
Box 10, Folder 2

France: photographs 1989

Scope and Contents note

23 color photographs documenting: Dun, Bourges, Chenonceux, Chapelle Soef, Colleville, Formigny, Lassey Church, Genet, Pontorson, Beauvoir.
Box 10, Folder 3

Germany: photographs 1989

Scope and Contents note

Fifteen color photographs documenting: Zurich Fasnacht, Basel Fasnacht, Rheinheim, Chapel at Schoenenbach, and a maypole in Waldshot.
Box 10, Folder 4

Utrecht, Netherlands: photographs 1989

Scope and Contents note

Two color photographs of the interior of the dome of Utrecht.
Box 10, Folder 5

Zurzach, Switzerland: negatives 1989

Scope and Contents note

Negatives and color photographic prints of the construction of the Zurzach tunnel.
Box 10, Folder 6

Zurzach, Switzerland: negatives 1989

Scope and Contents note

Two negatives of the Mull Grounds.
Box 10, Folder 7

Germany: photographs 1989

Scope and Contents note

28 black-and-white photographs documenting: woodpiles, chapels, and the Zurzach Cathedral.
Box 10, Folder 8

Europe: negatives 1990

Scope and Contents note

Negatives of photographs of cities in Europe, folder also contains handwritten annotations by Lyndon regarding film negatives.
Box 10, Folder 9

Europe: negatives 1990

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains three rolls of negatives. Negatives document: wood piles, churches, towers, and clocks primarily in Germany.
Box 10, Folder 10

Germany: negatives 1990

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains three rolls of negatives. Negatives document: wood piles and cities in Germany.
Box 10, Folder 11

Germany: negatives 1990

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains three rolls of film. Negatives document churches, wood piles, farms, and towers.
Box 10, Folder 12

Europe: photographs 1991

Scope and Contents note

Nine black-and-white photographs of barn construction, bell towers, and an interior photograph of a house. Folder also contains three rolls of negatives from which the photographs came documenting churches and woodpiles in Europe.
Box 10, Folder 13

Germany: photographs 1991

Scope and Contents note

Ten color photographs documenting: Tiengen, St. Blasien, Freiburg, Fest tent - Zurzach
Box 10, Folder 14

Rhine, Germany: photographs 1991

Scope and Contents note

Fifteen color photographs documenting family, barns in the countryside, and wildflowers.
Box 10, Folder 15

Crosses in Europe: photographs and slides 1991

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains black-and-white photographs, handcrafted booklets with photographs mounted inside, and color slides.
Box 10, Folder 16

Germany: negatives 1992

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains three rolls of film. Negatives document: things made for the home, churches, chapels, and trees.
Box 10, Folder 17

Rigi, Switzerland: photographs 1992

Scope and Contents note

Six color photographs documenting landscapes and a Puegot car.
 

Postcards

Box 10, Folder 18

Norway: postcards 1933

Scope and Contents note

Three postcards of Norsk History Museum and a hotel.
Box 10, Folder 19

United Kingdom: postcards 1933

Scope and Contents note

41 postcards from all around the United Kingdom.
Box 11, Folder 1

Belgium: postcards 1940

Scope and Contents note

22 postcards, three of which are handmade. Postcards are of famous building around Belgium.
Box 11, Folder 2

European Fountains, Exterior Motifs and Civic architecture: postcards

Scope and Contents note

22 postcards of fountains, exterior motifs, and civic architecture around Europe.
Box 11, Folder 3

Housing in Europe: postcards 1940

Scope and Contents note

21 postcards of public housing units all over Europe
Box 11, Folder 4

France: postcards 1940

Scope and Contents note

72 postcards depicting architecture (some hand made).
Box 11, Folder 5

France: postcards 1940

Scope and Contents note

92 postcards depicting architecture, primarily churches (some hand made).
Box 11, Folder 6

France: postcards 1940

Scope and Contents note

23 postcards depicting architecture (some handmade).
Box 11, Folder 7

Germany: postcards 1940

Scope and Contents note

63 postcards, majority of which are of architecture in Stuttgart, Duesseldorf, Berlin and Munich, some from Lichtenstein and Holland.
Box 11, Folder 8

Germany: postcards 1940

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains approximately 85 postcards.
Box 11, Folder 9

Ireland: postcards 1940

Scope and Contents note

Thirteen postcards of buildings in Ireland, the book of Kells, and the book of Darrow from Dublin.
Box 11, Folder 10

Italy: postcards 1940

Scope and Contents note

65 postcards from Venice, Naples, Rome, Pisa, Genova, Pompeii, Portifino. Some hand made by Maynard Lyndon.
Box 11, Folder 11

Mexico: postcards 1940

Scope and Contents note

88 postcards from Mexico.
Box 12, Folder 1

Netherlands: postcards 1940

Scope and Contents note

60 postcards from the Netherlands, specifically Amsterdam and Rotterdam.
Box 12, Folder 2

Portugal: postcard 1940

Scope and Contents note

One postcard from Sintra Palacio de Pena.
Box 12, Folder 3

Sweden: postcards 1940

Scope and Contents note

25 postcards, the majority of which are from Stockholm.
Box 12, Folder 4

Switzerland: postcards 1940, 1963

Scope and Contents note

42 postcards; all blank except one which is from Betty addressed to Joyce and Maynard Lyndon.
Box 12, Folder 5

Denmark: postcards 1950

Scope and Contents note

Four postcards, three of which are handmade. Postcards are primarily of architecture and outdoor sculpture.
Box 12, Folder 6

Modern International: postcards 1950

Scope and Contents note

Approximately 50 postcards and some of the same photographs as depicted on the postcards but printed on photograph paper.
Box 12, Folder 7

Scotland: postcard 1963

Scope and Contents note

One postcard from Betty to Joyce Earley Lyndon.
Box 12, Folder 8

Greece: postcard 1964

Scope and Contents note

One postcard from Betty to Joyce Earley Lyndon.
Box 12, Folder 9

United States: postcards 1964

Scope and Contents note

Two postcards from Washington D.C.
Box 12, Folder 10

Austria: postcards 1965

Scope and Contents note

Six postcards, one with writing on the back - the rest blank.
Box 12, Folder 11

Rheinheim and Holland: postcards 1985

Scope and Contents note

Eight color photograph postcards of scenes from Rheinheim and Holland.
Box 12, Folder 12

Ulm, Germany: postcards 1985

Scope and Contents note

Twelve color photograph postcards documenting Munster Cathedral, Rathaus, Danube, and Ulm.
 

Sketches

Box 12, Folder 13

France: sketches 1933

Scope and Contents note

Pencil and charcoal sketches of buildings
Box 12, Folder 14

Paris, France: sketches 1933

Scope and Contents note

Pencil and charcoal sketches of buildings
Box 12, Folder 15

New Orleans, United States: sketches 1940

Box 12, Folder 16

Germany and Stockholm: sketches 1975

Box 12, Folder 17

Germany and Switzerland, Bell Towers: sketches 1975

Scope and Contents note

Postcards and negatives of Lyndon's designs for a postcard called, "A Few Bell Towers."
Box 12, Folder 18

Baden, Switzerland: sketches 1977

Scope and Contents note

Small sketches of building facades, elevations, plans, and sections.
Box 12, Folder 19

Switzerland, Rudlingen: sketches 1977

Scope and Contents note

Charcoal sketches of building facades.
Box 12, Folder 20

Reinheim to Zurach bridge replacement: sketches 1976

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains one drawing depicting a replacement bridge.
Box 12, Folder 21

Small cartoons, sketches, and notes 1978

Box 12, Folder 22

Thun, Switzerland: sketches 1980

Scope and Contents note

Pen and pencil drawings from Thun, more specifically sketches of facades, details, and sculptures.
Box 12, Folder 23

Zurich, Switzerland: sketches 1980

Scope and Contents note

Sketches on notebook paper, featuring sculpture and facade details. Folder contains one ink drawing.
Box 12, Folder 24

Europe Sketches 1980-1998

Scope and Contents note

Pencil and charcoal sketches of buildings
Box 12, Folder 25

Germany, Reinheim Sketches 1982

Scope and Contents note

Sketches, city plans, notes and city information used to create a map of Rheinheim.
Box 12, Folder 26

Thoughts and sketches about European buildings 1982

Scope and Contents note

Approximately twenty small index cards each devoted to a place or building. On each card are Lyndon's thoughts about that particular place or building, as well as, a small sketch.
Box 12, Folder 27

Guernsey: sketches 1984

Scope and Contents note

Charcoal sketches of the coastline.
Box 12, Folder 28

Luzern, Switzerland: sketches 1986

Scope and Contents note

Small sketches of building facades.
Box 12, Folder 29

Sketching notes 1987

Scope and Contents note

Notes about sketching buildings as well as notes on optical cubes.
Box 12, Folder 30

Kaiserstuhl Chapel, Switzerland: sketches 1988

Scope and Contents note

One small pencil sketch of the Kaiserstuhl Chapel along with a handwritten note explaining the location.
Box 12, Folder 31

Lyndonplace (Reinheim, Germany): sketches 1991

Scope and Contents note

One small floor plan of Lyndon's apartment.
Box 12, Folder 32

Crosses in Europe: sketches 1991

Scope and Contents note

Sketches on small scraps of paper depicting crosses.
Drawer 143, FlatFile 11

Travel sketches circa 1954

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains three original sketches (charcoal on paper): two buildings in St. Croix and one rendering of Edinburgh Castle.
 

Architectural career - overview

Physical Description: 3.0 Linear feet (6 half record storage boxes)

Scope and Content note

Series is composed of four subseries: reference and research, publicity and correspondence, career overview, and American Institute of Architects (AIA). Each subseries is organized chronologically.
 

Reference and research 1938-1998

Scope and Contents note

The reference and research subseries is organized chronologically and is composed of articles collected by Maynard Lyndon for his research and architectural interests, reference photographs, as well as research notes.
Box 13, Folder 1

Factors of Recent Housing Plans 1938

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains an article written by Horace W. Hartman regarding government funded low-income housing.
Box 13, Folder 2

Community Theatre 1938

Scope and Contents note

The entire reference study Architectural Records published regarding Theaters. Maynard Lyndon wrote an article entitled "Community Theatre" for this publication.
Box 13, Folder 3

Drafting Manual and notes 1941

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains a drafting manual which stipulates rules and regulations governing the tracing and lettering of ink drawings, along with handwritten notes. Manual was produced by the Douglass Tracing Group.
Box 13, Folder 4

Design Training for the Building Industry 1942

Scope and Contents note

A report produced by the BI-2 Education Group, published in 1942.
Box 13, Folder 5

Engineering Break-In Test 1942

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains quizzes, drawings, and notes from an Engineering Course.
Box 13, Folder 6

Brazilian Architecture 1942

Scope and Contents note

A two-page article entitled "Modern Brazil" from an unidentified architectural publication.
Box 13, Folder 7

"Designing Information" 1947

Scope and Contents note

An article by K. Lonberg-Holm and Ladislav Sutnar that was reprinted and spiral bound from Interiors February/March, April 1947 issue.
Box 24, Folder 18

Bus Depot: negatives 1956

Scope and Contents note

Negatives documenting the exteriors of three different bus depots: Albuquerque, Flag Staff, and San Diego.
Box 13, Folder 8

To Promote Product Design 1955

Scope and Contents note

Publication about the "New Industrial Revolution."
Box 13, Folder 9

Textures 1960

Scope and Contents note

Small black-and-white photographs with corresponding negatives. Photographs capture different textures (leaves, metal, grass, etc.)
Box 13, Folder 10

Modern Buildings 1963

Scope and Contents note

96 color slides of the exteriors of modern buildings.
Box 13, Folder 11

Historic American Buildings Survey Index to Catalogue 1965

Scope and Contents note

The Index to Catalogue for the Historic American Buildings Survey.
Box 13, Folder 12

Library Journal 1966

Scope and Contents note

Four library journals discarded from the library.
Box 13, Folder 13

Taylor, Crombie house (Beverly Shores, Indiana) 1970

Scope and Contents note

Three negatives documenting the exterior of the house.
Box 35, Folder 4-5, Box 13, Folder 14

Light 1976

Scope and Contents note

Clipping from architectural publications, small sketches, and handwritten notes on lighting. Items from box 35 consist of light exposed paper labeled "Exposed High North Windows Bright Hazy" and "Louvres on Northwest Windows Bright Hazy."
Box 13, Folder 15

Benches 1980

Scope and Contents note

Black-and-white photographs of benches.
Box 13, Folder 16

Research Notes 1981

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten research notes on a variety of topics. Topics include: glass, native american construction, light, and building materials. Possibly research for a book.
Box 13, Folder 17

Modern Photography 1986

Scope and Contents note

One page of notes written by Lyndon on how to project images for postcards so that they are printed without a white edge.
Box 13, Folder 18

Notes on Architecture 1989

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten notes on several subjects. Subject include: plans, working light, design by light, balance, distraction, continuity, sequence of spaces, composition of elements, and color.
Box 13, Folder 19

Student paper on Maynard Lyndon's school design 1998

Scope and Contents note

Student paper which won the "The Vital Signs" Student Case Study Competition. Folder also contains a letter from the student to Donalyn Lyndon.
 

Publicity, correspondence, and awards 1913-1988

Scope and Contents note

The publicity and correspondence subseries is organized chronologically and contains awards received, speech notes, letters with fellow architects and publishers, and articles written by Lyndon and scholars regarding his work.
Box 13, Folder 20

Tau Sigma Delta certificate 1913

Scope and Contents note

One certificate recognizing Lyndon's membership in the Architecture and Allied Arts fraternity.
Box 13, Folder 21

Knud Lonberg-Holm correspondence and articles 1934

Scope and Contents note

Folder contain correspondence between Maynard Lyndon and Knud as well as articles saved by Lyndon written by Knud.
Box 14, Folder 1

Office Publicity 1935-1942 1935

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains letters regarding architectural competitions, awards, publication of projects and corresponding clippings, as well as letter regarding exhibitions that were incorporating his work. Folder also includes printed ephemera regarding projects. Projects addressed in letters include: Northville Elementary School, Beecher High School, Farmington High School, and Wheaton College Art Center competition.
Box 14, Folder 2

Office Publicity 1943-1945 1935

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains letters regarding architectural competitions, awards, publication of projects and corresponding clippings. Projects addressed in letters include: Store Front Solutions Competition, Atherton High School addition, and the Prefabricated bathroom.
Box 14, Folder 3

Office Publicity 1946-1950 1946

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains letters regarding architectural competitions, awards, publication of projects and corresponding clippings, as well as printed ephemera. Projects addressed include: Santa Fe Ticket Office, Cory Glass Coffee Brewer, Meiner's Oak Elementary school, Saugus Union Elementary school, Harvey Knox Shop, Apperson Street school, Vista Elementary school, Twenty-Eighth Church of Christ, Scientist, and the Lyndon, Maynard house (Malibu, Calif.)
Box 14, Folder 4

Office Publicity 1951-1953 1951

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains letters regarding architectural competitions, awards, publication of projects and corresponding clippings. Projects addressed in letters include: Twenty-Eight CHurch of Christ, SCientist, Vista Unified School District (elementary, junior, and high school), Meiners Oak Elementaqry, Northville Elementary school, Culver City Hospital, Lyndon, Maynard house (Malibu, Calif.), and Apperson Street School.
Box 14, Folder 5

Office Publicity 1954-1956 1954

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains letters regarding architectural competitions, awards, publication of projects and corresponding clippings. Projects addressed include: Northville Elementary school, Corregidor Baraan Memorial competition, Culver City Hospital, Lyndon house (Malibu, Calif.), Royal Oaks school, Twenty-Eighth Church of Christ Scientist, and Vista Elementary school.
Box 14, Folder 6

Office Publicity 1957-1960 1957

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains letters regarding architectural competitions, awards, publication of projects and corresponding clippings. Projects addressed include: Twenty-Eighth Church of Christ Scientist, and Vista Unified School District.
Box 14, Folder 7

Office Publicity 1961-1973 1961

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains letters regarding architectural competitions, awards, publication of projects and corresponding clippings. Projects addressed include: UCLA Social Science Building, Lyndon house (Malibu, Calif.), Culver City Hospital, Olive Avenue Elementary school, and Twenty-Eighth Church of Christ Scientist.
Box 15, Folder 1

Descriptive data for awards and competitions 1937

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains primarily descriptive data regarding the following projects: Apperson Street school, Santa Fe Ticket Office, Olive Avenue Elementary school, Vista Junior High school, Royal Oaks school, the Opera House competition, Corregidor Bataan Memorial competition, UCLA Social Science Building, Orange Julius, Twenty-Eighth Church of Christ Scientist, and Northville school. A small fraction of the folder consists of corresponding letters and/or magazine clippings regarding submissions or awards received.
Box 15, Folder 2

Correspondence: Richard Neutra 1943

Scope and Contents note

Correspondence between Maynard Lyndon and Richard Neutra regarding Channel Heights Elementary school (a project they collaborated on together) as well as the Neutra house Maynard Lyndon lived in.
Box 15, Folder 3

Progressive Architecture: correspondence and letters 1946

Scope and Contents note

Correspondence and letters between the publication Progressive Architecture and Maynard Lyndon. Some projects listed in correspondence include: The Desert Sun school, Pt. Dume Elementary school, California State College Administration building, Harvey Knox shop front, Cory Glass Coffee Brewer Company, Twenty-Eighth Church of Christ, Scientist, and Beecher High School.
Box 15, Folder 4

"Special Purpose Room in the Modern School House" 1947

Scope and Contents note

An article published in the Southwest Builder and Contractor regarding Lyndon' s school house design.
Box 15, Folder 5

Architectural Record: correspondence and letters 1947

Scope and Contents note

Correspondence and letters between the publication Architectural Record and Maynard Lyndon. Some projects listed in correspondence include: UCLA Social Science building, Meiners Oak school, Santa Fe Ticket Office, Saugus Union High School, and Maynard Lyndon's house in Malibu.
Box 15, Folder 6

Architectural Forum: correspondence and letters 1948

Scope and Contents note

Correspondence and letters between the publication Architectural Forum and Maynard Lyndon. Some projects listed in correspondence include: University of California Los Angeles Social Science building, California State College Administration building, and Twenty-Eighth Church of Christ Scientist.
Box 15, Folder 7

Mesker Steel Windows Advertisement July 1948

Scope and Contents note

Mesker Steel Windows Advertisement featuring Maynard Lyndon in the July 1948 issue of the Architectural Forum.
Box 15, Folder 8

The American Library Association Library Journal: Correspondence, letters, and drafts 1958

Scope and Contents note

Letters and correspondence to and from the American Library Association regarding an article Maynard Lyndon wrote about library design. Folder also contains drafts and notes of the article, along with a selected bibliography.
Box 15, Folder 9

Speeches 1960

Scope and Contents note

Two speeches written by Maynard Lyndon. One speech with an accompanying photograph from a San Francisco architectural convention. The folder also contains one other unidentified speech regarding architecture.
Box 15, Folder 10

American Association of School Administrators: letter 1961

Scope and Contents note

A letter from the AASA expressing their gratitude toward Maynard Lyndon for contributing material for the exhibit they curated entitled "School Building Architectural Exhibit."
Box 15, Folder 11

Michigan Alumnus: article featuring Lyndon 1961

Scope and Contents note

Two copies of a publication entitled Michigan Alumnus containing an article featuring Maynard Lyndon.
Box 15, Folder 12

Who's Who in America: Correspondence 1962

Scope and Contents note

Correspondence between Maynard Lyndon and Marquis Who's Who regarding revisions to his entry in their publication.
Box 15, Folder 13

A Few Notes on the Design of School Buildings in Southern California 1965

Scope and Contents note

A pamphlet created by Maynard Lyndon regarding school design. Topics covered in pamphlet include: light ventilation, and cost, among others.
Box 15, Folder 14

Awards 1966

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains photographs and negatives of the awards Lyndon received throughout his career.
Box 15, Folder 15

Correspondence regarding Knud Lonberg-Holm 1966

Scope and Contents note

Folders contains letters between Maynard Lyndon, Nancy Bartlett, Knud, Narc Dessayce regarding the architect Knud Lonberg-Holm.
Box 15, Folder 16

American Institute of Architecture dues 1971

Scope and Contents note

Invoice from the AIA and a list of projects done by the firm.
Box 15, Folder 17

Editorials 1988

Scope and Contents note

Two small newspaper clippings and an article written by Lyndon in Places magazine.
 

Overview of Lyndon's architectural career 1933-1993

Scope and Contents note

The career overview series is organized chronologically and is composed of documents produced by Maynard Lyndon’s various architectural firms which summarize or represent the work of his architectural career as a whole. Some documents present in subseries include: curriculum vitae, job number lists, portfolios, work schedules, employee’s manuals, administrative procedures.
Box 43, Folder 1

Honors, awards, and diplomas 1928-1971

Box 15, Folder 18

Autobiography notes 1933

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains various chapters for an autobiography Maynard Lyndon was writing about his life. Some excerpts were dictated and written in shorthand, other excerpts were taken from Lyndon's diary that he wrote while traveling around Europe in 1933.
Box 15, Folder 19

Lyndon and Smith Architects 1936

Scope and Contents note

Two spiral bound books consisting of black-and-white images documenting the work of Lyndon and Smith. Projects include: Northville Grade School and Beecher High School.
Box 15, Folder 20

List of school job numbers 1936

Scope and Contents note

Typewritten list of projects in alphabetical order with corresponding job numbers.
Box 15, Folder 21

Maynard Lyndon Portfolio 1941

Scope and Contents note

Two spiral bound portfolios documenting the work of Maynard Lyndon from 1941-1973.
Box 15, Folder 22

Business Cards 1943

Scope and Contents note

Maynard Lyndon's business cards from the different locations of his architectural practice. Folder also includes one of Joyce Early Lyndon's business cards.
Box 32, Folder 76

Maynard Lydon logo

Box 16, Folder 1

Office job number file 1943-1993

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains a bound notebook with a list of project names, and corresponding job number. Folder also contains lists of projects designed by Lyndon with corresponding completion dates.
Box 16, Folder 2

Project lists and photographs 1945-1989

Scope and Contents note

List of photographs Maynard Lyndon selected of his projects with a list of corresponding job numbers.
Box 16, Folder 3

University of Southern California teaching material 1946-1947

Scope and Contents note

Course outlines, correspondence with University regarding course load and pay, as well as grading rubrics.
Box 16, Folder 4

Curriculum vitae 1947-1965

Scope and Contents note

Several reiterations from the various stages of his career.
Box 16, Folder 5

Work schedule 1948

Scope and Contents note

One handwritten page of Maynard Lyndon's work schedule regarding several school projects.
Box 16, Folder 6, Box 38, Folder 11

Portraits of Maynard Lyndon circa 1950

Box 16, Folder 7

Aerial photographs of projects 1954

Scope and Contents note

Negatives of aerial photgraphs taken by Lyndon. Photographs document his various project, some include: Twenty-Eighth Church of Christ Scientist, Webster school, Malibu, Alamitos Elementary School, Olive Avenue Elementary School, and Royal Oaks Elementary school, among others.
Box 16, Folder 8

Project Architects portfolio circa 1955

Scope and Contents note

Spiral bound booklet outlining the objective of the firm, short biographies of each member, and a list of projects completed.
Box 16, Folder 9

Card catalogue of job numbers 1958-1968

Scope and Contents note

Collection of index cards organized by job number. Card detail project title, address, and job number (some cards are annotated).
Box 16, Folder 10

Retrospective of Architectural Practice 1960-1993

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains photocopies of articles published regarding Lyndon's career, a series of notes written by Maynard Lyndon in 1990 called "Architectural Practice Notes", notes made about his career which are organized by project, partial project lists, original clippings regarding Beecher and Point Dume schools, and printed ephemera containing pictures of the UCLA Social Science building as well as the Twenty-Eighth Church of Christ Scientist.
Box 16, Folder 11

Employee's Manual 1960

Scope and Contents note

The Employee's Manual for Maynard Lyndon's architectural practice, revised in 1960.
Box 16, Folder 12

Administrative Procedures 1963-1971

Scope and Contents note

File contains explanation of Lyndon's architectural office filing system, examples of interoffice forms as well as an explanation of how they are intended to be used.
Box 16, Folder 13

Architectural Registration 1969-1974

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains letters requesting renewal for architectural certifications/registrations. Folder also contains past registration documentation along with a notice of Emeritus Status within the AIA and the acceptance letter of his resignation from the register of architects.
Box 16, Folder 14

Lyndon Design Counselors Stationary circa 1975

Scope and Contents note

One envelope and letterhead.
Box 16, Folder 15

Composite photographs circa 1980

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains photographs (and corresponding negatives) of composite images of Maynard Lyndon's various projects over his career.
Box 17, Folder 1

Office Perspectives circa 1980

Scope and Contents note

Negatives of photographs which document perspective drawings rendered by Maynard Lydon's office. Drawings include University of California, Riverside Clock Tower, University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) Social Sciences building, among others.
Box 17, Folder 2

Models and Built Projects circa 1985

Scope and Contents note

Series of photographs of models of buildings and completed buildings designed by Maynard Lyndon. Each photograph is numbered and each number corresponds to annotations on a sheet of paper in the folder.
Box 17, Folder 3

Project Photos 1987

Scope and Contents note

Photographs arranged by Lyndon on cardstock by project accompanied by notes, done by Maynard for his son Donalyn.
Box 17, Folder 4

Maynard Lydon chronology from 1907-1987 1988

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains handwritten timeline of Lyndon's life, created by Lyndon himself.
Box 17, Folder 5

University of Michigan 60 th Reunion 1988

Scope and Contents note

Maynard Lyndon's typewritten reflections on his 60th reunion.
Box 17, Folder 6

Built buildings 1989

Scope and Contents note

Black-and-white photographs of buildings that were designed and built by Maynard Lyndon. Printed after he retired in 1989.
Box 18

Photographs from an architectural practice 1989

Scope and Contents note

Photographs selected and complied by Maynard Lyndon after he had retired and moved to Germany. Complete with annotations and inventory created by Maynard Lyndon himself. 89 black-and-white photographs document the following projects: Northville Grade School, Farmington Gymnasium, Santa Fe Ticket Office, Meiner's Oak School, Oakview School, Twenty-Eighth Church of Christ Scientist, Vista Elementary School, Vista High School additions, the Lyndon house (Malibu, Calif.), Vista School District Administration building, Vista Junior High School addition, Royal Oaks School, Webster School addition, University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) Engineering Laboratory, McComber School, Olive Avenue School, Nordoff School Kindergarten building, Apperson School, University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) Social Sciences building, Beaumont School, Culver City Hospital additions, University of California Riverside (UCR) Physics Laboratory, University of California Riverside (UCR) Building and Grounds Department, California State College Los Angeles Administration buildings, Los Angeles International Airport Christian Science Reading Room, Point Dume School, Tenth Church of Christ Scientist, Telephone Exchange building, and Lyndon's architectural practice on Wilshire blvd (Los Angeles, Calif.).
Box 17, Folder 7

The Big Black Book circa 1993

Scope and Contents note

A bound collection of copied images, drawings, and photographs complied by Maynard Lyndon's son regarding various projects throughout Maynard Lyndon's career.
Box 17, Folder 8

Notes for the Big Black Book 1993

Scope and Contents note

Letter to Maynard Hale, Don and Jo about the book. Notes numbered with references to sketches and photos all of which correspond to The Big Black Book.
 

American Institute of Architects (AIA)

Scope and Contents note

The final subseries, American Institute of Architects, organized chronologically contains documents regarding Lyndon’s term as president of the Southern California Chapter of the AIA, as well as documents concerning membership and becoming an AIA Fellow.
Box 17, Folder 9

The American Institute of Architects Filing System for Architectural Plates and Articles, second edition 1947

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains a booklet published by the AIA in 1947 explaining the AIA's filing system guidelines.
Box 17, Folder 10

California Chapter of the American Institute of Architects 1959

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains speeches (drafts and more final versions), meeting minutes, ephemera (architectural panel discussion and annual banquet), development committee reports, press releases, and a compilation of the 1958 Annual Chapter reports.
Box 17, Folder 11

The American Institute of Architects insurance trust and compensation information 1960-1972

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains letters and pamphlets regarding his life insurance policy through the AIA as well as letters and graphs from the CCAIA about what percentage of building cost the architect should charge, depending on the building.
Box 17, Folder 12

California Chapter of the American Institute of Architects 1982-1994

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains information on Lyndon becoming and AIA Fellow, the AIA Europe, and membership payment in the form of correspondence and letters.
 

Architectural projects

Physical Description: 24.82 Linear feet (17 half record storage boxes, 7 oversize flat boxes, 10 flat file drawers)

Scope and Content note

The Architectural project series is composed of 153 subseries, each subseries representing a project designed by Maynard Lyndon (with the exception of the Post-retirement projects and Unidentified projects subseries). The series is organized chronologically, spans 24.82 linear feet, and material present ranges from 1931 through 1998. Material within each subseries include: architectural drawings, sketches, clippings, articles, letters, photographs, negatives, slides, financial documents (budgets, invoices, and estimates), presentation boards, and oversize photographs mounted on boards. The Post-retirement subseries is composed of 84 small projects Lyndon designed after retiring from his architectural practice, in 1973. The Unidentified subseries is also composed of more than one project, and contains sketches and drawings which had no identifying information present.
 

Tuberculosis Hospital (Wayne County, Michigan) 1931-1933

Drawer 147, FlatFile 14

Blueprint 1932

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains one blueprint which depicts a plot plan. Drawn by Maynard Lyndon when he was working for Nathaniel O. Gould.
Box 33, Folder 21

Photographic prints 1931-1933

Scope and Contents note

Perspective, first and second floor plan, ground floor plan, and west elevation - in the form of photographic prints. Unclear if this project was built.
 

Memorial to Thomas A. Edison Competition (Detroit, Michigan) 1932

Box 19, Folder 15

The Bulletin of the Beaux-Arts Institute of Design February 1932

Scope and Contents note

One copy of the February 1932 issue of The Bulletin of the Beaux-Arts Institute of Design featuring an article about Maynard Lyndon's winning design for Thumb Tack Club of Detroit.
 

Chickamauga Chattanooga National Military Park (Georgia) 1933

Drawer 149, FlatFile 10

Park Administration building pamphlet circa 1935

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains pamphlet on the Chickamauga and Chattanooga battle fields in Tennessee, along with the following: elevations, second floor plan, and perspective drawings.
Box 27, Folder 4

Photographs, slides, negatives, and ephemera circa 1935

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains negatives and photographs (as well as slides) of projects Maynard Lyndon worked on during his employment for the Department of the Interior. Folder also contains a photographs of Maynard Lyndon working in the drafting room and two copies of a pamphlet for Chickamauga & Chattanooga National Military Park.
 

Shiloh National Military Park (Shiloh, Tennessee) 1933-1934

Drawer 144, FlatFile 14

Administration building: blueprints 1933

Scope and Contents note

Five architectural drawings in the form of blueprints. Drawings document: front elevations, details, and proposed alterations. Folder also contains 19 conceptual sketches.
Box 33, Folder 9

Administration building: sketches 1933

Drawer 144, FlatFile 15

Employee's residence: blueprints 1934

Scope and Contents note

Two blueprints. Blueprints depict proposed elevations and floor plan.
 

Port (Wayne, Michigan) 1933

Box 21, Folder 18

Report on the Development of a port in Wayne, Michigan 1933

Scope and Contents note

A report complied by Maynard Lyndon while working for N. O. Gould, containing research, a formal proposal, and designs for the port.
 

Suburban housing 1933, 1936

Box 23, Folder 29

Research on Suburban housing 1933

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains handwritten notes and calculations regarding low-income housing, a pamphlet on how to apply for loans, as well as examples of proposals for low-cost suburban housing projects.
Drawer 143, FlatFile 4

Architectural drawings 1936

Scope and Contents note

Nine original drawings primarily depicting a general plan but also bird's eye views, as well as floor plan for "typical apartments". Could possibly be War Housing for Willow Run (Michigan) but there is no identifying information present on the drawings.
 

Big Wash Battlefield Memorial Marker (Arizona) circa 1934

Drawer 150, FlatFile 14

Architectural drawings circa 1934

Scope and Contents note

One architectural drawings in the form of a reprographic copy (perspective sketch).
 

Black Rock Camp, Host house and Comfort station (Yucca Valley, Calif.) 1934

Drawer 150, FlatFile 15

Architectural drawings 1934

Scope and Contents note

Three architectural drawings in the form of reprographic copies. Drawings include: elevations and a plan.
 

Desk and Chest of Drawers 1934

Box 25, Folder 12

Photographs 1934

Scope and Contents note

Photographs and negatives documenting a desk and a chest of drawers. Furniture was design by Lyndon and built by Lorenzo Winslow.
 

Fort Matanzaz (St. Augustine, Florida) circa 1934

Box 32, Folder 48

Sketches circa 1934

Scope and Contents note

Sketches depicting exterior perspective and floor plans.
Drawer 148, FlatFile 16

Architectural drawings circa 1934

Scope and Contents note

Seven original drawings, drawings include floor plan and exterior perspectives.
 

Fredericksburg and Soptsylvania County National Military Park 1934

Box 32, Folder 50

Sketches 1934

Scope and Contents note

Exterior perspectives and floor plans.
Drawer 148, FlatFile 18

Architectural drawings 1934

Scope and Contents note

Two blueprints: one depicting a proposed West elevation of the garage service buildings and one blueprint depicting the floor plan, sections and elevations. Folder also contains three original drawings which document exterior elevations as well as exterior perspectives. Folder also contains another reprographic print - south elevation. Also included in the folder are six reprographic copies depicting elevations and floor plans of the proposed Administration building.
 

Great Smoke National Park (Tennessee) 1934

Drawer 147, FlatFile 6

Administration building and Superindent's residence: Architectural drawings 1934

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains two blueprints depicting elevations for the superintendent's residence as well as floor plans and elevations for the administration building.
 

Lake Mead National Recreation Area Administration building (Hot Springs, Arizona) circa 1934

Box 32, Folder 69

Sketches circa 1934

Scope and Contents note

Sketches of several different schemes for an Administration building.
 

Mill constructions for the Department of the Interior circa 1934

Drawer 145, FlatFile 1

Blueprints circa 1934

Scope and Contents note

Five architectural drawings in the form of blueprints. Drawings document: east elevations, sections, first and second floor plans.
 

Morristown National Historical Park temporary comfort station at Jockey Hollow (Morristown, New Jersey) 1934

Box 32, Folder 77

Sketches 1934

Scope and Contents note

Exterior perspectives and floor plans.
Drawer 145, FlatFile 4

Blueprint 1934

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains one blueprint depicting a floor plan and elevations.
 

Shenandoah National Park Administration building (Virgina) circa 1934

Box 33, Folder 5

Sketches circa 1934

Scope and Contents note

Exterior perspective and floorplan.
Drawer 144, FlatFile 13

Architectural drawings circa 1934

Scope and Contents note

Four original exterior elevation drawings.
 

Skyland Hotel circa 1934

Drawer 143, FlatFile 1

Architectural drawings circa 1934

Scope and Contents note

One original drawing depicting front perspective of hotel. Six architectural drawings in the form of reprographic copies (floor plans and elevations).
 

National Park Service 1935

Drawer 150, FlatFile 16

Organizational chart 1935

Scope and Contents note

One page organization chart showing the hierarchy of the Branch of Plans and Designs.
Box 23, Folder 23

Tentative list of projects 1935

Scope and Contents note

One typewritten list of projects to be design and completed by the Department of the Interior along with their estimated costs.
 

Fort Pulaski National Monument Superintendents cottage (Georgia) 1935

Drawer 148, FlatFile 16

Architectural drawings 1935

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains one drawing in the form of a blueprint, depicting the exterior elevation of the superintendent's cottage.
 

Low-income housing circa 1935

Box 26, Folder 10

Photographs circa 1935

Scope and Contents note

Not clear if designed by Lyndon or were taken and used as reference material.
 

Moores Creek National Military Park (North Carolina) circa 1935

Drawer 145, FlatFile 3

Architectural drawings circa 1935

Scope and Contents note

One original drawing depicting front perspective of an unidentified building.
 

Palisades Recreation Center and Field house (Palisades, Calif.) 1935

Box 19, Folder 18

The Architectural Record: article September 1935

Scope and Contents note

Two copies of an article featuring the field house in the September 1935 issue of T he Architectural Record.
Drawer 144, FlatFile 2

Preliminary study 1935

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains four reprographic copies of elevations and interior and exterior perspectives. Also contained in the folder are eleven original small scale more conceptual sketches.
Drawer 144, FlatFile 3

Architectural drawings 1935

Scope and Contents note

75 drawings (73 originals and two reprographic copies). Drawings include: elevations, exterior and interior perspectives, floor plans, preliminary studies, and conceptual sketches.
 

Vanadium Alloy Steel Company unbuilt (Latrobe, Penn.) circa 1935

Drawer 142, FlatFile 10

Architectural drawings circa 1935

Scope and Contents note

One original perspective drawing of the exterior.
Box 42, Folder 6

Presentation drawings

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains one presentation drawing depicting an exterior perspective. Drawing is mounted on board.
 

Vicksburg National Military Park (Vicksburg, MS): various buildings 1935

Drawer 142, FlatFile 11

Architectural drawings 1935

Scope and Contents note

One architectural drawing in the form of a reprographic copy. Drawing is composed of study sketches of the bridge. Folder also contains two conceptual drawings of what appears to be the administration building. Folder also includes one original drawing of a basement plan.
 

Lyndon and Smith Architects Office (Michigan) 1935-1942

Box 26, Folder 11

Photographs 1935-1942

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains 23 black-and-white photographs of the interior as well as ten negatives.
 

Beecher High School (Flint, Michigan) 1936-1950

Box 19, Folder 2

The Architectural Record and Architectural Forum: articles April 1937

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains two copies of the entire April 1937 issue of The Architectural Record featuring both Beecher and Northville schools. Folder also contains a duplicated page from the article. Also included in the folder is a clipping from the August 1937 issue of The Architectural Forum on both schools.
Box 19, Folder 3

The Architectural Record: article August 1937

Scope and Contents note

Entire August 1937 issue of The Architectural Forum featuring two short blurbs about the school, which won first and second place in the national Pittsburgh Glass Institute Competition.
Box 19, Folder 4

Progressive Architecture: article August 1950

Scope and Contents note

Clipping from page 97 of the August 1950 issue of Progressive Architecture. Page contains stair details and sections.
Box 14, Folder 1

Office Publicity 1935-1942

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains letters regarding architectural competitions, awards, publication of projects and corresponding clippings regarding various projects including Beecher High School.
Box 15, Folder 3

Progressive Architecture: correspondence and letters 1946-1967

Scope and Contents note

Correspondence and letters between the publication Progressive Architecture and Maynard Lyndon, regarding various projects including Beecher High School.
 

Lyndon and Smith Architects portfolio 1936

Scope and Contents note

Two spirial bound books consisting of black-and-white images documenting the work of Lyndon and Smith. Projects include: Northville Grade School and Beecher High School.
Box 24, Folder 16

Photographs and negatives circa 1940

Scope and Contents note

17 negatives and 35 black-and-white photographs.
Box 23, Folder 21

Michigan School: costs circa 1940

Scope and Contents note

Itemized budget documenting the total cost of seven schools design by Lyndon in Michigan, including Beecher High School.
Box 16, Folder 10

Retrospective of Architectural Practice 1960-1993

Scope and Contents note

Notes made by Maynard Lyndon in 1990 regarding his architectural career, Beecher High School is addressed.
Drawer 150, FlatFile 15

Architectural drawings 1936

Scope and Contents note

Eight original drawings documenting elevations and perspectives. Eleven reprographic copies which include floor plans, elevations, foundation plan, details, and plot plan.
Drawer 149, FlatFile 1

Budget

 

Northville Grade School (Northville, Michigan) 1936-1940

Box 19, Folder 16

Progressive Architecture: clipping

Scope and Contents note

Clipping from an unidentified issue of Progressive Architecture featuring floor plan, sections, elevations, and an exterior photograph.
Box 27, Folder 6

Photographs and negatives 1936

Scope and Contents note

Photographs and negatives which document the exterior and interior of the school and classrooms.
Box 32, Folder 85

Sketches 1936

Scope and Contents note

Details for blackboards, doors, and openings in brick walls.
Box 23, Folder 21

Michigan Schools: cost circa 1940

Scope and Contents note

Itemized budget documenting the total cost of seven schools design by Lyndon in Michigan, including Northville Grade School.
Box 19, Folder 2

The Architectural Record: article April 1937

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains two copies of the entire April 1937 issue of The Architectural Record featuring both Beecher and Northville schools.
Box 19, Folder 9

The Architectural Forum: article October 1940

Scope and Contents note

The entire October 1940 issue of The Architectural Forum featuring Northville school.
Box 25, Folder 15

Photographs and negatives 1940

Scope and Contents note

19 negatives and five black-and-white photographs of Farmington and Northville Grade school.
Box 18

Photographs from an architectural practice 1989

Scope and Contents note

Photographs selected and complied by Maynard Lyndon after he had retired and moved to Germany. Complete with annotations and inventory created by Maynard Lyndon himself. 89 black-and-white photographs document the various projects including Northville Grade School.
Box 19, Folder 3

The Architectural Forum: article August 1937

Scope and Contents note

Entire August 1937 issue of The Architectural Forum featuring two short descriptions regarding the school, which won first and second place in the national Pittsburgh Glass Institute Competition.
Box 36, Folder 2

35mm film reel of buildings circa 1965

Scope and Contents note

35mm reel of pictures of buildings, including: Northville, Beecher, Farmington, Garden City School, Brightmoor Housing, and the Contemporary Backgrounds store in Detroit, Michigan.
Box 39, Folder 6

Oversize photographs 1936

Scope and Contents note

Two exterior black-and-white photographs mounted on boards.
Drawer 145, FlatFile 11-12

Architectural drawings 1936

Scope and Contents note

Folder 11 contains 24 original drawings. Drawings include: details, floor plans, elevations, foundation plan. Folder 12 contains fourteen reprographic copies including: details, floor plans, elevations, and foundation plan.
Drawer 149, FlatFile 1

Budget

 

Brightmoor Housing Project (Detriot, Michigan) 1937-1950

Box 20, Folder 14

Correspondence and letters 1937-1938

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains letter and correspondence between the firm Lyndon and Smith and the Michigan Housing and Planning Council.
Box 24, Folder 17

Negatives

Drawer 150, FlatFile 17-18

Architectural drawings 1942

Scope and Contents note

Three original drawings, documenting plans and perspectives. 44 reprographic prints which document: site plan, floor plans for different units, topographic maps, block plans, street and yard plans, interior details, framing plans, and paint color and schedules.
Box 36, Folder 2

35mm film reel of buildings circa 1965

Scope and Contents note

35mm reel of pictures of buildings, including: Northville, Beecher, Farmington, Garden City School, Brightmoor Housing, and the Contemporary Backgrounds store in Detroit (Michigan).
Box 38, Folder 4

Oversize photographs 1939

Scope and Contents note

Two exterior black-and-white photogrpahs mounted on boards.
Box 41, Folder 2

Presentation board 1940

Scope and Contents note

One presentation drawing mounted on board.
 

Fitzgerald School (Michigan) circa 1937

Box 33, Folder 1

Preliminary sketches circa 1937

Scope and Contents note

Preliminary sketches pertaining various projects including Fitzgerald School.
Box 23, Folder 21

Michigan schools: costs circa 1937

Scope and Contents note

Itemized budget documenting the total cost of seven schools design by Lyndon in Michigan, including Fitzgerald School.
Drawer 148, FlatFile 15

Architectural drawings circa 1937

Scope and Contents note

One original bird's eye perspective drawing of the school. Unclear if ever built, drawing is undated. Folder also includes one other original drawing in the form of an exterior perspective.
 

Atherton High School (Flint, Michigan) 1938

Drawer 150, FlatFile 9

Architectural drawings 1938

Scope and Contents note

Ten original drawings. Drawings document: schedules, boiler and fan room plans, first floor framing, first and second floor plans, basement plan, elevations, and foundation plan.
Box 41, Folder 1

Presentation drawing 1938

Scope and Contents note

One original presentation drawing on board.
Box 4, Folder 4

Glass plate negatives circa 1933

Scope and Contents note

22 black-and-white glass plate negatives documenting various schools including Atherton High School.
Box 14, Folder 2

Office publicity 1943-1945

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains letters regarding architectural competitions, awards, publication of projects and corresponding clippings regarding various projects including Atherton High School.
 

Detroit City Public Housing (Detroit, Michigan) 1938-1939

Box 21, Folder 6

Preliminary report and study circa 1938

Scope and Contents note

Preliminary report and study for a Cooperative Suburban Housing Project. Report includes cost estimates.
Box 19, Folder 8

Architectural Record: article May 1938

Scope and Contents note

Entire May 1938 issue of Architectural Record featuring the proposed design for the Cooperative Housing Development.
Drawer 148, FlatFile 8

Architectural drawings 1939

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains one piece of ephemera "Vote yes - alamitos bonds", annotated specifications, cost analysis sheet, and approximately 110 small sketches of floor plans and interior spaces.
 

Farmington High School gymnasium Auditorium (Farmington, Michigan) 1938-1940

Box 19, Folder 9

The Architectural Forum: article October 1940

Scope and Contents note

The entire October 1940 issue of The Architectural Forum featuring Farmington High School Gymnasium.
Box 25, Folder 15

Negatives and photographs 1940

Scope and Contents note

19 negatives and five black-and-white photographs.
Box 33, Folder 1

Preliminary sketches circa 1938

Scope and Contents note

Preliminary sketches pertaining to the various project including Farmington High School.
Drawer 148, FlatFile 13

Architectural drawings 1938

Scope and Contents note

12 architectural drawings (one of which is original). Drawings include: floor plans, excavation and foundation plan, first floor plan, basement plan, roof plan, details, and elevations.
Box 36, Folder 2

35mm film reel of buildings circa 1965

Scope and Contents note

35mm reel of buildings, which document the following projects: Northville, Beecher, Farmington, Garden City School, Brightmoor Housing, and the Contemporary Backgrounds store (Detroit, Michigan).
Box 38, Folder 10

Oversize photograph 1939

Scope and Contents note

One interior black-and-white photograph mounted on board.
Box 14, Folder 1

Office publicity 1935-1942

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains letters regarding architectural competitions, awards, publication of projects and corresponding clippings regarding various projects including Farmington High School.
 

Kasten, Walter E. house 1938

Box 26, Folder 6

Photographs 1938

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains five exterior photographs of a house Lyndon and Smith designed in 1938, location of house is not identified on verso.
 

Small General Hospital Competition circa 1938

Box 33, Folder 12

Photographs circa 1938

Scope and Contents note

Four black-and-white photographs of plans Maynard Lyndon submitted for this contest which was sponsored by the Modern Hospital Published Co. Inc.
Box 37, Folder 7

Presentation material

Scope and Contents note

One black-and-white architectural plan and one color plan with perspective.
 

United Auto Workers housing (Detriot, Michigan) 1938

Drawer 142, FlatFile 6

Architectural drawings 1938

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains seven original drawings. Drawings include: site plan, plot plan, and exterior perspectives.
Box 42, Folder 4

Presentation drawings 1938

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains two presentation boards.
 

Contemporary Backgrounds store (Detroit, Michigan) 1940-1941

Box 21, Folder 2

Stationary circa 1940

Scope and Contents note

Letterhead from the Contemporary Background store.
Box 25, Folder 2-3

Photographs and negatives 1940-1941

Scope and Contents note

Five negatives of photographs of the interior of the Contemporary Backgrounds store, as well as the accompanying photographs.
Box 32, Folder 31

Sketches 1940

Scope and Contents note

Two front perspective sketches of the storefront.
Box 36, Folder 2

35mm film reel of buildings circa 1940

Scope and Contents note

35mm reel of film which documents the following projects: Northville, Beecher, Farmington, Garden City School, Brightmoor Housing, and the Contemporary Backgrounds store (Detroit, Michigan).
Box 38, Folder 6

Oversize photograph circa 1940

Scope and Contents note

One exterior black-and-white photograph mounted on board
 

Wheaton College Art Center Competition (Wheaton, Illinois) 1938

Box 14, Folder 1

Office publicity 1938

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains letters regarding architectural competitions, awards, publication of projects and corresponding clippings regarding various projects including the Wheaton College Art Center Competition.
Box 32, Folder 6

Photographs, clippings, and proposed elevations 1938

Scope and Contents note

Black-and-white photographs of Wheaton's campus, newspaper clippings, press release, and supplemental information about the competition for Wheaton college's proposed art center design. Folder also contains proposed elevations for the art center.
Box 42, Folder 7

Elevation drawings 1938

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains elevation drawings mounted on a metal sheet.
Box 43, Folder 4

Sketches, photograph, and drawings 1938

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains thirteen conceptual sketches, one aerial photograph, one sheet with four photos of schools designed by Lyndon and Smith. Folder also contains seven original drawings. These drawings include: plot plan, sections, elevations. Folder also contains one piece of ephemera from the competition.
Box 24, Folder 13

Negatives circa 1938

Scope and Contents note

Negatives of drawings prepared for the competition.
Box 42, Folder 7

Presentation material 1938

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains elevation drawings mounted on a metal sheet.
 

Smithsonian Gallery of Art competition (Washington, D.C.) 1939

Drawer 143, FlatFile 2

Architectural drawings 1939

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains eight original drawings. Drawings include: exterior perspectives and elevations, as well as floor plans.
 

Lyndon, R. J. house kitchen alterations (Dexter, Michigan) 1939

Drawer 146, FlatFile 12

Architectural drawings 1939

Scope and Contents note

Two original drawings. Drawings include: elevations and details.
 

Eastland High School circa 1940

Box 33, Folder 1

Preliminary sketches circa 1940

Scope and Contents note

Preliminary sketches pertaining to various projects including Eastland High School.
Drawer 148, FlatFile 10

Architectural drawings circa 1940

Scope and Contents note

One original bird's eye perspective of the exterior of the school. Folder also includes one exterior perspective rendering.
 

Michigan State Highway Department (Michigan) circa 1940

Box 41, Folder 9

Presentation board

 

Farmington Township (Farmington, Michigan) circa 1940

Drawer 148, FlatFile 14

Architectural drawings circa 1940

Scope and Contents note

Two blueprints which document first floor plans and front elevations. Plans are undated. Unclear if this was done by Lyndon and Smith.
 

Grade School design created for Architectural Forum 1940

Box 19, Folder 10

Architectural Forum: article October 1940

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains three copies of a reprinted article from the October 1940 issue of The Architectural Forum.
Box 32, Folder 7

Aerial view of classroom: sketch circa 1950

 

Grand River Clinic 1940

Drawer 147, FlatFile 5

Architectural drawings 1940

Scope and Contents note

One original perspective drawing of the exterior of the clinic.
 

Hovey, Mr. and Mrs. Merrill house (Bloomfield Hill, Michigan) circa 1940

Drawer 147, FlatFile 18-19

Architectural drawings circa 1940

Scope and Contents note

Two folders of architectural drawings, containing six drawings (one of which is a reprographic copy) depicting interior and exterior perspectives of the house, as well as, one original bird's eye perspective drawing of the exterior of the house, and three exterior perspectives, one floor plan, and a blueprint of window details.
 

Synchro Market (Detroit, Michigan) circa 1940

Box 33, Folder 1

Preliminary sketches circa 1940

Scope and Contents note

Preliminary sketches pertaining various projects including the Synchro Market.
Drawer 143, FlatFile 5

Architectural drawings circa 1940

Scope and Contents note

One original perspective drawing.
 

Barbecue and Terrace Fireplace (Brentwood Heights, Calif.) circa 1941

Box 32, Folder 9

Sketches circa 1941

Scope and Contents note

Sketch of a design for a barbecue/terrace.
 

Garden City Elementary School (Garden City, Michigan) 1941

Box 36, Folder 2

35mm film reel of buildings circa 1945

Scope and Contents note

35mm reel of film documenting various projects including the Garden City Elementary School.
Drawer 147, FlatFile 1

Architectural drawings 1941

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains four blueprints documenting: plot plan, floor plans, boiler/toilet room plans and sections, and details.
 

Greider Machine Tool Company unbuilt (Detroit, Michigan) circa 1941

Box 33, Folder 1

Preliminary sketches circa 1941

Scope and Contents note

Preliminary sketches pertaining to various projects including the Greider Machine Tool Company project.
Box 41, Folder 7

Presentation drawings circa 1941

Scope and Contents note

Three small presentation drawings mounted on board.
Drawer 147, FlatFile 7

Architectural drawings circa 1941

Scope and Contents note

Five original exterior perspective sketches.
Drawer 147, FlatFile 8

Architectural drawings: reprographic copies circa 1941

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains six reprographic copies documenting: plot plan, floor plan, foundation plan, elevations and details. Folder also contains approximately 19 sketches of the tool company building.
 

Lyndon, Maynard architectural office (Westwood, Calif.) circa 1941

Box 26, Folder 12

Photographs and negatives circa 1941

Scope and Contents note

Negatives and one black-and-white of the interior of the office, which was located at 3460 Wilshire Boulevard.
 

Willow Run War houseing (Willow Run, Michigan 1940-1941

Box 40, Folder 9

Oversize photograph 1940

Scope and Contents note

One aerial black-and-white photograph mounted on board.
Drawer 141, FlatFile 15

Architectural drawings 1941

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains three original conceptual drawings as well as 18 architectural drawings in the form of reprographic copies. Drawings document: plans and elevations, block plan, details, foundation plan, elevations of buildings one and two, and a site plan.
 

Prefabricated bathroom circa 1942

Box 14, Folder 2

Office publicity 1943-1945

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains letters regarding architectural competitions, awards, publication of projects and corresponding clippings regarding various projects including the Prefabricated bathroom.
Box 20, Folder 1-2

Clippings 1942

Scope and Contents note

Clipping from Parents' Magazine about the Prefabricated Bathroom Maynard Lyndon designed at the request of the Architectural Forum. Folder also contains the entire September 1942 issue of The Architectural Forum featuring a two page article on the Prefabricated bathroom.
Box 42, Folder 1

Presentation drawing circa 1942

Scope and Contents note

Presentation drawing on board.
Drawer 144, FlatFile 6

Architectural drawings circa 1942

Scope and Contents note

Four original drawings. Drawings document: plan, elevations, details, and sections.
 

Store Front Competition circa 1942

Box 20, Folder 5

Article circa 1942

Scope and Contents note

Page long article explaining the design of the store front Lyndon submitted to the competition and won third place in. Article was published circa 1942, publication is unidentified.
 

Douglass Aircraft Co. Engineering Break-In Test 1942-1943

Drawer 148, FlatFile 9

Sketch 1942-1943

Scope and Contents note

One original sketch.
 

Centinela Hospital Maternity Unit addition (Inglewood, Calif.) 1943-1944

Box 32, Folder 25

Sketches 1943

Scope and Contents note

Sketches of the Maternity unit entrance as well as preliminary floor plan.
Drawer 149, FlatFile 7

Architectural drawings 1944

Scope and Contents note

Five original drawings, which include: foundation plan, floor plan, elevations, details, and a conceptual sketch of the nurses station.
 

Community Methodist Church (Lakewood City, Calif.) 1943-1953

Box 25, Folder 1

Photographs and negatives 1953

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains fourteen negatives and nine black-and-white negatives of the exterior of the church.
Box 32, Folder 30

Presentation drawing 1943

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains one front perspective drawing in the form of a reprographic copy.
Drawer 149, FlatFile 13

Architectural drawings 1943

Scope and Contents note

Four drawings (two original, two reprographic prints), drawings document site plan and different exterior perspectives.
 

Hospital Competition (Chicago, Illinois) 1944

Box 32, Folder 60

Sketches 1944

Scope and Contents note

Sketches of floorplans.
Drawer 147, FlatFile 15

Architectural Drawings 1944

Scope and Contents note

One original floor plan of the proposed hospital.
 

Saugus Union High School (Saugus, Calif.) 1944-1971

Box 23, Folder 13

Invoices and cost estimates 1948

Box 23, Folder 33

Cost breakdown 1949

Scope and Contents note

Outline of construction costs.
Box 14, Folder 3

Office publicity 1946-1950

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains letters regarding architectural competitions, awards, publication of projects and corresponding clippings regarding various projects including Saugus Union High School.
Box 20, Folder 4

Architectural Record: article March 1946

Scope and Contents note

Two pages from the March 1946 issue of Architectural Record which featuring the school.
Box 28, Folder 10

Photographs and negatives 1971

Scope and Contents note

Photographs and negatives of the exterior of the school, perspective drawings in the form of photographic prints, as well as construction photographs.
Box 33, Folder 4

Sketches 1944

Scope and Contents note

Sketches of floor plan and roof.
Box 42, Folder 2

Presentation drawing 1947

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains one presentation board.
Drawer 144, FlatFile 12

Architectural drawings 1947

Scope and Contents note

Six original drawings and one reprographic print. Drawings include: color presentation drawings, floor plans, details, elevations, sections, and a sketch of the roof structure.
 

Centinela Valley Union High School District Offices unbuilt (Inglewood, Calif.) 1945-1946

Box 32, Folder 27

Sketches 1945

Scope and Contents note

Sketches of entrance as well as details.
Box 32, Folder 26

Perspective drawing 1946

Scope and Contents note

One drawing in the form of a reprographic copy.
Drawer 149, FlatFile 8

Architectural drawings 1946

Scope and Contents note

Ten drawings, nine of which are original. Drawings include: plot plan, floor plans, elevations, interior details, and perspective drawings.
 

Cory Glass Coffee Brewer alterations to showroom (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1945-1946

Box 14, Folder 3

Office publicity 1946-1950

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains letters regarding architectural competitions, awards, publication of projects and corresponding clippings regarding various projects including the Cory Glass Coffee Brewer showroom.
Box 15, Folder 3

Progressive Architecture: correspondence and letters 1946-1967

Scope and Contents note

Correspondence and letters between the publication Progressive Architecture and Maynard Lyndon, regarding various projects including the Cory Glass showroom.
Box 25, Folder 4

Photographs 1945

Scope and Contents note

Six interior black-and-white photographs documenting the showroom.
Drawer 148, FlatFile 4

Architectural drawings 1945

Scope and Contents note

Nine original drawings. Drawings include: furniture sketches, interior perspective drawings, alterations to showroom in the forms of details, elevations, and floor plan.
 

Damon Center (Glendale, Calif.) 1945

Box 32, Folder 37

Sketches 1945

Scope and Contents note

Single color sketch of the exterior of the office building.
Drawer 148, FlatFile 6

Architectural drawings 1945

Scope and Contents note

Four original drawings and one document concerning "area analysis for preliminary studies." Drawings include: two perspective drawings and two floor plans.
 

Hillcrest Cleaners (Westwood, Calif.) circa 1945

Box 32, Folder 56

Sketches 1945

Scope and Contents note

Sketches of floor plan and façade.
Drawer 147, FlatFile 11

Architectural drawings circa 1945

Scope and Contents note

One original perspective drawing. Folder also contains first and second floor plan - both of which are original drawings.
 

Hollywood Presbyterian Hospital Central Unit, Student Nurse quarters (Hollywood, Calif.) 1945

Box 32, Folder 59

Sketches 1945

Scope and Contents note

Floorplan studies as well as exterior elevations
Drawer 147, FlatFile 13

Architectural drawings 1945

Scope and Contents note

30 architectural drawings in the form of reprographic copies, five of which are perspective and floor plans, the other 25 drawings are studies for the nurses quarters. Folder also contains 2 original exterior perspectives.
 

Los Angeles County work 1945

Box 32, Folder 71

Sketches 1945

Scope and Contents note

Sketches of a drinking fountain design.
 

Meiner's Oak Elementary School (Ojai, Calif.) 1945-1989

Box 32, Folder 74

Sketches 1945

Scope and Contents note

Sketches of counters and covered kindergarten area.
 

Sketches 1945, 1950

Scope and Contents note

Light study, exterior perspectives, and elevations.
Box 26, Folder 20

Photographs and negatives 1945

Scope and Contents note

Negatives and photographs document the construction process as well as interior and exterior photographs of the finished product.
 

Photographs and negatives 1954

Scope and Contents note

Photographs and negatives documenting the exterior of the school.
Box 27, Folder 1

Slides 1946

Scope and Contents note

Sixteen color slides documenting the interior and exterior of the school, one slide is of a rendering.
Box 39, Folder 3

Oversize photographs circa 1948

Scope and Contents note

Two exterior black-and-white photographs mounted on boards.
Box 14, Folder 3

Office publicity 1946-1950

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains letters regarding architectural competitions, awards, publication of projects and corresponding clippings regarding various projects including Meiner's Oak Elementary School.
Box 19, Folder 14

Architectural Record: article January 1947

Scope and Contents note

Entire January 1947 issue of Architectural Record featuring an article on Meiner's Oak school.
Box 23, Folder 19

Cost estimate of addition 1950

Box 23, Folder 20

Cost estimate and loan information 1947

Scope and Contents note

Cost estimates and applications for allocation of funds
Box 18

Photographs from an architectural practice 1989

Scope and Contents note

Photographs selected and complied by Maynard Lyndon after he had retired and moved to Germany. Complete with annotations and inventory created by Maynard Lyndon himself. 89 black-and-white photographs documenting various projects including Meiner's Oak Elementary School.
Drawer 146, FlatFile 14

Architectural drawings 1946

Scope and Contents note

Fifteen drawings (primarily original, some reprographic copies. Drawings include: elevations, plot plan, roof plan, floor plans, elevations, and small conceptual sketches.
Drawer 146, FlatFile 15

Architectural drawings: classrooms and administration unit 1952

Scope and Contents note

Five original drawings. Drawings include: roof plan, details, elevations, sections, and floor plan.
Drawer 145, FlatFile 9

Architectural drawings: retrofit 1952

Scope and Contents note

Six original drawings. Drawings include: plot plan, elevations, details, and sections.
 

Oak View Elementary School (Ojai, Calif.) 1945-1952

Box 23, Folder 26

Cost estimate circa 1945

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains cost estimations for a temporary classroom as well as general construction costs for the addition.
Box 27, Folder 7

Photographs and negatives 1945

Scope and Contents note

Interior and exterior photographs and negatives of the school. Folder also includes a reprographic of a classroom section.
Box 27, Folder 8

Slides 1948

Scope and Contents note

Seven color slides documenting renderings as well the exterior photographs of the school.
Box 37, Folder 6, Box 39, Folder 7

Oversize photographs

Drawer 145, FlatFile 13

Architectural drawings: addition 1952

Scope and Contents note

Thirteen drawings (eleven original, two reprographic prints). Drawings include: sections, elevations, details, schedule, floor plans, plot plan, and presentation drawings.
 

Atchison Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Ticket Office (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1946

Drawer 150, FlatFile 8

Architectural drawings 1946

Scope and Contents note

38 original drawings and two photostats. Drawings include: section, details, interior perspectives, floor plans, schedules, and lettering designs.
 

Gumps (Westwood, Calif.) 1946

Box 32, Folder 55

Sketches 1946

Scope and Contents note

Sketches for the design for the interior and exterior of a luggage store.
 

Knox, Mr. Harvey shop alterations (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1945-1951

Box 14, Folder 3

Office Publicity 1946-1950

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains letters regarding architectural competitions, awards, publication of projects and corresponding clippings regarding various projects including the Knox shop.
Box 15, Folder 3

Progressive Architecture: correspondence and letters 1945

Scope and Contents note

Correspondence and letters between the publication Progressive Architecture and Maynard Lyndon, regarding various projects including the Knox shop.
Box 19, Folder 11

Progressive Architecture: article December 1947

Scope and Contents note

Clipping taken from the December 1947 issue of Progressive Architecture featuring an article on the alterations Maynard Lyndon designed for the men's wear shop.
Box 25, Folder 19

Photographs and negatives 1950-1951

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains one negative of the exterior of the store front, as well as, fourteen black-and-white interior and exterior photographs of the men's shop.
Drawer 146, FlatFile 4

Architectural drawings 1946

Scope and Contents note

Fourteen original drawings documenting case details, floor plans, electrical plans, elevations. The folder also contains 26 original small sketches depicting interior and exterior details.
 

Los Angeles Sherrif's Radio Station unbuilt (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1946

Box 32, Folder 72

Presentation drawing 1946

Scope and Contents note

One presentation drawing in the form of a reprographic copy.
Box 41, Folder 8

Presentation board 1946

Scope and Contents note

One presentation board depicting a front perspective drawing.
Drawer 146, FlatFile 9

Architectural drawings 1946

Scope and Contents note

One front perspective drawing in the form of a photostat and original (pencil on paper). Folder also contains five architectural drawings in the form of reprographic copies; which include: floor plan, elevations, details, and car shelter plan.
 

University of California, Los Angeles Engineering building 1946, 1951, 1989

Box 29, Folder 11

Photographs and negatives 1951

Scope and Contents note

Photographs and corresponding negatives of the exterior of the building as well as photographic reproductions of presentation drawings.
Box 18

Photographs from an architectural practice 1989

Scope and Contents note

Photographs selected and complied by Maynard Lyndon after he had retired and moved to Germany. Complete with annotations and inventory created by Maynard Lyndon himself. 89 black-and-white photographs document various projects including the Engineering building at the University of California, Los Angeles.
Box 42, Folder 5

Presentation drawing circa 1946

Drawer 142, FlatFile 8

Architectural drawings 1946

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains eight original drawings and one reprographic print. Drawings include: exterior perspective drawing, vertical section through toilet room, framing details, elevations, plan of toilets, cross sections, foundation plan, floor plan, plan of upper part of laboratory building.
 

Santa Fe Ticket Office (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1946-1965, 1989

Box 21, Folder 21

Lighting 1946

Scope and Contents note

A letter with accompanying sketch of recess lighting in the ticket office.
Box 28, Folder 8

Photographs and negatives 1957

Scope and Contents note

Interior and exterior photographs as well as a front perspective rendering in the form of a photographic print.
Box 28, Folder 9

Slides 1950

Scope and Contents note

Nine color slides of the interior and exterior of the ticket office.
Box 39, Folder 11

Oversize photograph 1946

Scope and Contents note

One interior black-and-white photograph mounted on board.
Box 14, Folder 3

Office publicity 1945-1950

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains letters regarding architectural competitions, awards, publication of projects and corresponding clippings regarding various projects including the Santa Fe Ticket Office in Los Angeles.
Box 15, Folder 1

Descriptive data for awards and publications 1937-1968

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains primarily descriptive data regarding various projects including the Santa Fe Ticket Office in Los Angeles.
Box 15, Folder 5

Architectural Record: correspondence and letters 1947-1965

Scope and Contents note

Correspondence and letters between the publication Architectural Record and Maynard Lyndon, regarding various projects including the Santa Fe Ticket Office.
Box 18

Photographs from an architectural practice 1989

Scope and Contents note

Photographs selected and complied by Maynard Lyndon after he had retired and moved to Germany. Complete with annotations and inventory created by Maynard Lyndon himself. 89 black-and-white photographs document various projects including the Santa Fe Ticket Office.
Box 20, Folder 3

The Architectural Record and Aspiration: articles June 1947

Scope and Contents note

The entire June 1947 issue of The Architectural Record. Folder also contains entire issue of Aspiration a publication released by the United Air Lines, San Francisco also featuring the ticket station.
Box 20, Folder 12

"Southern California Architecture 1769-1956" 1956

Scope and Contents note

Publication entitled "Southern California Architecture 1769-1956" by Douglas Honnold featuring the Santa Fe Ticket Office.
 

Carolle Stupel Shop 1947

Box 32, Folder 23

Sketches 1947

Scope and Contents note

Sketches of logo and front perspective of shop.
 

Culver City Hospital additions (Culver City, Calif.) 1947-1962, 1993

Box 32, Folder 35

Sketches 1947

Scope and Contents note

Three rough sketches of the exterior of the addition.
Box 32, Folder 34

Preliminary study 1952

Scope and Contents note

A preliminary study sketch in the form of a reprographic copy.
Box 23, Folder 11

Payment and progress request 1951, 1962

Scope and Contents note

Payment and progress requests for surgical unit and additional facilities.
Box 25, Folder 5

Photographs and negatives 1959, 1993

Scope and Contents note

Color and black-and-white photographs of the exterior and interior of the hospital. Folder also contains one presentation drawing in the form of a reprographic copy.
Box 25, Folder 6

Slides 1952-1953

Scope and Contents note

Nine color slides of the hospital's façade as well as one interior still of a hospital room.
Box 38, Folder 7

Oversize photographs circa 1961

Scope and Contents note

Two exterior black-and-white photograpahs mounted on boards
Box 14, Folder 4-5, 7

Office publicity 1951-1973

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains letters regarding architectural competitions, awards, publication of projects and corresponding clippings regarding various projects including the Culver City Hospital.
Box 14, Folder 7

Office publicity 1931-1973

Scope and Contents note

Folder contians letters regarding architectural competitions, awards, pulication of projects and corresponding clippings, as well as letter regarding exhibitions that were incorporating their works, as well as printed ephemera regarding projects and architecture in general. Projects addressed in letters include: UCLA Social Science Building, Lyndon, Maynard house (Malibu, Calif.), Culver City Hospital, Olive Elementary school, and Twenty-Eighth Church of Christ, Scientist.
Box 18

Photographs from an architectural practice 1989

Scope and Contents note

Photographs selected and complied by Maynard Lyndon after he had retired and moved to Germany. Complete with annotations and inventory created by Maynard Lyndon himself. 89 black-and-white photographs document various projects including the Culver City Hospital.
Drawer 148, FlatFile 5

Architectural drawings 1960

Scope and Contents note

21 drawings (one of which is a reprographic copy) documenting architectural, structural, plumbing, mechanical, and electrical plans. Folder also contains a vicinity map as well as a perspective drawing.
 

Jefferson National Expansion Memorial Competition (St. Louis, Missouri) 1947

Box 21, Folder 9

Announcement and program 1947

Drawer 147, FlatFile 20

Architectural drawings 1947

Scope and Contents note

Large scale printed pages from a report. Pages document: profiles of proposed interstate, comprehensive city plan for Sain Louis Missouri, cross section profiles of the memorial area, and vertical view of program site. Folder also contains 17 sketches of primarily exterior perspectives of the proposed memorial site.
 

Twenty-eighth Church of Christ, Scientist (Westwood, Calif.) 1947-1967, circa 1970, 1992-1993

Box 14, Folder 5

Office publicity 1954-1956

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains letters regarding architectural competitions, awards, publication of projects and corresponding clippings regarding various projects including Twenty-eighth Church of Christ Scientist.
Box 14, Folder 7

Office publicity 1961-1963

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains letters regarding architectural competitions, awards, publication of projects and corresponding clippings regarding various projects including Twenty-eighth Church of Christ Scientist.
Box 15, Folder 1

Descriptive data for awards and competitions 1937-1968

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains primarily descriptive data regarding various projects including the Twenty-eighth Church of Christ Scientist.
Box 15, Folder 3

Progressive Architecture: correspondence and letters 1946-1967

Scope and Contents note

Correspondence and letters between the publication Progressive Architecture and Maynard Lyndon regarding various projects including the Twenty-eighth Church.
Box 16, Folder 10

Retrospective of architectural practice 1960-1993

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains photocopies of articles published regarding Lyndon's career, a series of notes written by Maynard Lyndon in 1990 called "Architectural Practice Notes", as well as general overarching notes made about his career. Material is organized by project and addresses the Twenty-eighth Church of Christ Scientist.
Box 20, Folder 8

Articles and clippings 1957

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains two copies of the March 1957 issue of the Pacific Architecture and Builder featuring an article on the church. Also included in the folder is a clipping from the January 1957 issue of Progressive Architecture featuring the same project, and a clipping from the December 1957 issue of Interiors.
Box 20, Folder 7

Clippings 1956-1967

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains articles written about the Twenty-eighth Church of Christ from the following publications: Progressive Architecture, Architectural Grand Prix, and a pamphlet about The First Church of Christ, Scientist.
Box 22, Folder 3

Correspondence 1955-1992

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains correspondence and letters between Maynard and Don Lyndon and the Church of Christ, Scientist - primarily regarding the design process. Correspondence and letters take the form of letters, fax, and tranmittal memos.
Box 23, Folder 35

Cost and correspondence 1947-1951

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains a preliminary rough estimate for relocating and the remodeling of present building along with letters regarding details, such as lettering. Folder also contains printed ephemera in the form of church pamphlets.
Box 29, Folder 3

Photographs and negatives 1947

Scope and Contents note

Photographs and corresponding negatives of the interior and exterior of the completed project.
Box 28, Folder 23

Negatives 1950

Scope and Contents note

Negatives documenting the construction process.
Box 29, Folder 4-5

Slides and negatives circa 1956

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains approximately 50 color slides documenting the interior and exterior of the church.
Box 22, Folder 2

Color schedule 1956

Box 40, Folder 1

Oversize photograph 1951

Scope and Contents note

One exterior black-and-white photograph mounted on board.
Box 29, Folder 2

Photographs and negatives 1967

Scope and Contents note

30 black-and-white photographs as well as five negatives.
Box 29, Folder 1

Photographs circa 1970

Scope and Contents note

38 color photographs of the exterior and interior of the church as well as one page of descriptive data, and presentation drawings and floor plans in the form of photographic prints.
Box 42, Folder 3

Presentation board circa 1947

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains one perspective drawing in the form of a reprographic print mounted on board.
Drawer 143, FlatFile 13

Architectural drawings: originals 1954-1955

Scope and Contents note

18 small conceptual sketches and 39 plans.
Drawer 143, FlatFile 14

Architectural drawings: reprographic copies 1954-1955

Scope and Contents note

Seven reprographic copies and 36 plans.
Box 22, Folder 1

AIA 25 year award 1982

 

Weyburn Professional building (Westwood, Calif.) 1947-1948

Biographical/Historical note

The client for this project was Weyburn Development Company.
Box 32, Folder 5

Photographs and negatives 1948

Scope and Contents note

One exterior black-and-white photograph of the building along with the corresponding negative.
Box 32, Folder 29

Sketch 1947

Scope and Contents note

One perspective sketch of the exterior of the building.
Box 40, Folder 10

Oversize photograph 1948

Scope and Contents note

One exterior black-and-white photograph mounted on board.
Drawer 141, FlatFile 14

Architectural drawings 1948

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains six original drawings and two photostats. Drawings document: exterior perspectives, plot plan, floor plans (first, second, and third), roof plan, elevations, sections, and details.
 

Apperson Street School (Sunland, Calif.) 1947-1960, 1989

Box 14, Folder 3

Office publicity 1946-1950

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains letters regarding architectural competitions, awards, publication of projects and corresponding clippings regarding various projects including Apperson Street School.
Box 14, Folder 4

Office publicity 1951-1953

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains letters regarding architectural competitions, awards, publication of projects and corresponding clippings regarding various projects including Apperson Street School.
Box 15, Folder 1

Descriptive data for awards and competitions 1937-1968

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains primarily descriptive data regarding various projects including Apperson Street School.
Box 17, Folder 3

Architectural Record: article July 1950

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains the entire July 1950 issue of Architectural Record featuring an article on Apperson Street School.
Box 18

Photographs from an architectural practice 1989

Scope and Contents note

Photographs selected and complied by Maynard Lyndon after he had retired and moved to Germany. Complete with annotations and inventory created by Maynard Lyndon himself. 89 black-and-white photographs document various projects including Apperson Street School.
Box 20, Folder 12

"Southern California Architecture 1769-1956" 1956

Scope and Contents note

Publication entitled "Southern California Architecture 1769-1956" by Douglas Honnold featuring a single photograph of Apperson Street School.
Box 23, Folder 9

Cost 1948-1957

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains invoices submitted to the Board of Education.
Box 24, Folder 9

Negatives 1955

Scope and Contents note

Black-and-white negatives of exterior photographs of the building.
Box 24, Folder 10

Photographs 1955

Scope and Contents note

16 black-and-white photographs. Photographs primarily document the exterior of the school, approx. three photographs document the interior.
Box 24, Folder 11

Slides 1957

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains nine color slides documenting the exterior of the school.
Box 33, Folder 1

Preliminary sketches circa 1945-circa 1960

Scope and Contents note

Preliminary sketches pertaining to various projects including Apperson Street School.
Box 37, Folder 10

Oversize color photographs

Scope and Contents note

Two color photographs of the exterior of the school mounted on board.
Box 38, Folder 2

Oversize black-and-white photographs 1948

Scope and Contents note

Two exterior black-and-white photographs mounted on boards
Drawer 150, FlatFile 5

Architectural drawings 1948

Scope and Contents note

Three original elevation drawings. 10 reprographic prints documenting floor plan, interior details, sections, site and grading plan, exterior and interior elevations, and cabinet and case work.
Drawer 150, FlatFile 6

Architectural drawings for addition 1956

Scope and Contents note

Ten reprographic prints documenting: front perspective, site plan, interior details, interior and exterior elevations, foundation plans, and floor plans.
 

Apple Valley School District classroom unit (San Bernadino, Calif.) 1948-1950

Box 23, Folder 10

Cost 1949-1950

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains signed invoices fro the Apple Valley School district.
Box 24, Folder 12

Slides 1948

Scope and Contents note

Seven color slides of the school's exterior.
Drawer 150, Folder 7

Architectural drawings 1948

Scope and Contents note

Four reprographic copies documenting cabinet details and front perspective of building. Seven original drawings documenting: floor plan, elevations and finishing schedule, interior details, sections, site and grading plan.
 

Lyndon, Maynard house (Malibu, Calif.) 1948-1964, 1992

Box 26, Folder 13

Negatives 1948-1964

Scope and Contents note

Negatives documenting the interior and exterior of the house.
Box 26, Folder 14

Photographs 1948-1958

Scope and Contents note

Photos of construction, the completed building, and surrounding land. Some photographs have annotations on verso.
Box 26, Folder 15

Photographs 1948

Scope and Contents note

Photos of the completed building, copies of submission for an award of merit from the AIA, copy of the floorplan, and page from unidentified architectural magazine featuring a picture of the house with accompanying text.
Box 26, Folder 16

Photographs 1948-1964

Scope and Contents note

Photos of the floor plan, construction, '34 Plymouth for sale, details and surrounding landscape.
Box 26, Folder 17

Slides circa 1967

Scope and Contents note

Folder is composed of color slides documenting Lyndon's house in Malibu.
Box 26, Folder 18

Slides 1949-1960

Scope and Contents note

15 color slides of the exterior, including one aerial view.
Box 39, Folder 2

Oversize photographs 1949

Scope and Contents note

Two exterior black-and-white photographs mounted on boards.
Box 21, Folder 10

Design notes circa 1949

Scope and Contents note

Color schedules, landscape plan and vegetation list, notes on electrical work, small sections drawings, and general notes.
Box 14, Folder 3

Office publicity 1946-1950

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains letters regarding architectural competitions, awards, publication of projects and corresponding clippings regarding various projects including the Lyndon house (Malibu, Calif.).
Box 14, Folder 4

Office publicity 1951-1953

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains letters regarding architectural competitions, awards, publication of projects and corresponding clippings regarding various projects including the Lyndon house (Malibu, Calif.).
Box 14, Folder 5

Office publicity 1954-1956

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains letters regarding architectural competitions, awards, publication of projects and corresponding clippings regarding various projects including the Lyndon house (Malibu, Calif.).
Box 14, Folder 7

Office publicity 1961-1973

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains letters regarding architectural competitions, awards, publication of projects and corresponding clippings regarding various projects including the Lyndon house (Malibu, Calif.).
Box 19, Folder 12

Arts and Architecture: article December 1951

Scope and Contents note

Entire December 1951 issue of Arts and Architecture featuring the house Maynard Lyndon design for his family in Malibu.
Box 19, Folder 13

Real estate listing 1992

Scope and Contents note

A real estate ad for the house when it was up on the market.
Box 37, Folder 2

Oversize photographs

Scope and Contents note

One exterior and five interior black-and-white photographs.
Drawer 146, FlatFile 10

Architectural drawings 1949

Scope and Contents note

22 architectural drawings. Drawings include: exterior perspectives, bird's eye views, radiant heating plan, details, elevations, and a lighting plan.
 

Three dimensional model of house

 

Spencer, Vernon Office building (Inglewood, Calif.) 1948-1960

Box 28, Folder 13

Negatives 1960

Scope and Contents note

Two negatives documenting the exterior of the office building.
Box 28, Folder 14

Slides circa 1950

Scope and Contents note

Two color slides of the exterior of the office building.
Drawer 143, FlatFile 3

Architectural drawings 1948

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains nine plans (five of which are original drawings) as well as three presentation drawings (all are exterior perspective drawings), details, floor plans, elevations, plot plan, and foundation plan.
 

Twenty Nine Palms Elementary School, Morongo School District (Twenty Nine Palms, Calif.) 1948-1949

Box 23, Folder 34

Cost 1948

Scope and Contents note

Information regarding district funds available as well as a final payment request.
Box 28, Folder 22

Slides 1949

Scope and Contents note

Ten color slides documenting the exterior of the building.
Drawer 143, FlatFile 12

Architectural drawings 1949

Scope and Contents note

Eleven original drawings. Drawings include: plot plan, floor plans, schedules, elevations, sections, details, and one front perspective drawing.
 

Vista Elementary School, Vista Unified School District (Vista, Calif.) 1948-1958, 1989

Box 31, Folder 7-8

Photographs and negatives 1948

Scope and Contents note

Black-and-white photographs of the school being constructed and complete. Folder also includes descriptive data as well as reproduction of rendering and plans in the form of photographic prints. Folder 8 contains negatives which correspond to the photographs in folder 7.
Box 31, Folder 9

Slides 1949

Scope and Contents note

20 color slides documenting the exterior of the building, slides include aerial views.
Box 40, Folder 6-7

Oversize photographs circa 1951

Scope and Contents note

One exterior and two interior black-and-white photographs mounted on boards. Folder 7 contains three exterior black-and-white photographs mounted on boards.
Box 14, Folder 3

Office publicity 1946-1950

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains letters regarding architectural competitions, awards, publication of projects and corresponding clippings regarding various projects including Vista Elementary School.
Box 14, Folder 5

Office publicity 1954-1956

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains letters regarding architectural competitions, awards, publication of projects and corresponding clippings regarding various projects including Vista Elementary School.
Box 18

Photographs from an architectural practice 1989

Scope and Contents note

Photographs selected and complied by Maynard Lyndon after he had retired and moved to Germany. Complete with annotations and inventory created by Maynard Lyndon himself. 89 black-and-white photographs document various projects including Vista Elementary School.
Box 20, Folder 12

"Southern California Architecture 1769-1956" 1956

Scope and Contents note

Publication entitled "Southern California Architecture 1769-1956" by Douglas Honnold feature a single photograph of Vista Elementary School.
Box 20, Folder 13

Architectural Record: article June 1951

Scope and Contents note

Entire June 1951 issue of Architectural Record featuring a four page article on the school - including plan, elevations, and several photographs.
Box 23, Folder 39

Costs 1950, 1952, 1958

Scope and Contents note

Invoices and break down of construction costs.
Box 28, Folder 11

Schools: stereo transparencies

Scope and Contents note

Stereo transparencies documenting the following projects including Vista Elementary School.
Drawer 145, FlatFile 6

New Elementary Unit: architectural drawings 1949

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains eleven original drawings. Drawings include: plot plan, floor plans, sections, elevations, and details.
Drawer 142, FlatFile 12

School additions: architectural drawings 1951

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains fifteen original drawings. Drawings include: plot plan, elevations, floor plan, details, and sections.
Drawer 142, FlatFile 13

Special education unit addition: architectural drawings 1954

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains five original drawings. Drawing document: site plan, floor plan, elevations, and details. Unit was designed for students with cerebral palsey.
 

Helendale School, Helendale School District (Helendale, Calif.) 1949-1951

Box 23, Folder 16

Costs 1951

Scope and Contents note

Monthly estimate of costs.
Drawer 147, FlatFile 10

Architectural drawings 1949

Scope and Contents note

9 architectural drawings (five original and four reprographic copies). Drawings include: perspective of the front exterior of the school, plot plan, finishing schedule, elevations, and bathroom plan.
 

Vista High School, Vista Unified School District (Vista, Calif.) 1949-1962, 1989

Box 24, Folder 1

Construction costs and color schedule 1950-1962

Scope and Contents note

Invoices, break down of construction costs, folder also includes several copies of the color schedule, and a few letters regarding cost.
Box 31, Folder 10

Negatives 1958

Scope and Contents note

Negatives of interior and exterior photographs.
Box 31, Folder 11

Slides 1949

Scope and Contents note

Five color slides of the exterior of the school.
Box 32, Folder 2

Band room addition: slides 1950-1954

Scope and Contents note

Seven color slides documenting the exterior of the district additions as well as the Vista High school band room.
Box 40, Folder 8

Oversize photographs circa 1950

Scope and Contents note

Two exterior black-and-white photographs mounted on boards.
Box 18

Photographs from an architectural practice 1989

Scope and Contents note

Photographs selected and complied by Maynard Lyndon after he had retired and moved to Germany. Complete with annotations and inventory created by Maynard Lyndon himself. 89 black-and-white photographs document various projects including Vista High School.
Drawer 141, FlatFile 6

New heating system and supplemental electrical work: architectural drawings 1948

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains three original architectural drawings. Drawings include: isometric piping diagram, floor plan, plan of vacuum pump pit, and plot plan.
Drawer 141, FlatFile 3

Heating system revisions: architectural drawings 1948

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains eight original drawings. Drawing include: floor plan, sections, elevations, details, electrical service plan, and transformer pad and feeder diagram.
Drawer 141, FlatFile 11

Vista High School: architectural drawings 1949

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains eleven original drawings. Drawings include: conceptual sketches, details, plot plan, site plan, elevations, sections, floor plan, and a new classrooms plan.
Drawer 141, FlatFile 7

Shop building addition: architectural drawings 1950

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains 21 original drawings and four reprographic prints (which are duplicates of the originals). Drawings document: preliminary sketches, floor plans, sections, details, lettering, plot plan, and piping plan.
Drawer 141, FlatFile 8

Swimming pool addition: architectural drawings 1953

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains four original drawings. Drawings include: plot plan, cross sections, and elevations.
Drawer 141, FlatFile 9

Tennis courts: architectural drawings 1953

Scope and Contents note

One original drawing in the form of a plan.
Drawer 141, FlatFile 1

Band room addition: architectural drawings 1955

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains nine original drawings and one reprographic print. Drawings document: plot plan, floor plan, elevations, sections, plumbing plan, and details.
Drawer 141, FlatFile 2

Classroom addition: architectural drawings 1957

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains two conceptual sketches and three plans. Plans document: floor plan, elevations, and details.
Drawer 141, FlatFile 5

Multi-purpose building addition: architectural drawings 1957

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains five original drawings. Plans include: plot plan, sections, details, and floor plan.
Drawer 142, FlatFile 15

Art and classroom addition: architectural drawings 1958

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains three original drawings. Drawings include: roof and grading plan, floor plan, and details.
Drawer 141, FlatFile 10

Advance planning study: architectural drawings 1958

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains three original drawings. Drawings document: an advance planning study, master plan development, and a plan of original campus building which were built in 1948.
Drawer 142, FlatFile 14

Additions (art room, physics lab, and locker room): architectural drawings 1960

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains seven original drawings. Drawings document: floor plan, roof and grading plan, site plan, elevations, details.
Drawer 141, FlatFile 4

Library and shop additions: architectural drawings 1960

Scope and Contents note

Four original drawings. Drawings document: elevations, sections, and details.
 

Yucca Valley Elementary School, Morongo School District (Yucca Valley, Calif.) 1949-1950

Box 24, Folder 6

Costs 1950

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains an application for state financing - application include certified statement of estimated cost.
Drawer 141, FlatFile 17

Architectural drawings 1949

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains four original drawings and six reprographic prints. Drawings include: exterior perspectives, plot plan, floor plans and interior room finishing schedules, elevations (interior and exterior), kindergarten plan, roof plan, and a site utilization plan.
 

Hotchkiss Engineering Company circa 1950

Box 33, Folder 1

Preliminary sketches circa 1945-circa 1960

Scope and Contents note

Preliminary sketches pertaining to the various projects including Hotchkiss Engineering Company.
Drawer 147, FlatFile 16

Architectural drawing circa 1950

Scope and Contents note

One original perspective drawing.
 

Community Youth Center building (Los Angeles, Calif.) circa 1950

Biographical/Historical note

This project is also referred to as the Village Hi-House.
Box 20, Folder 11

Clipping circa 1950

Scope and Contents note

Clipping from an unidentified newspaper featuring a sketch and small blurb about the community center.
Drawer 149, FlatFile 14

Architectural drawings 1950

Scope and Contents note

One original perspective drawing.
 

Garden Supply building circa 1950

Drawer 147, FlatFile 2

Architectural drawings circa 1950

Scope and Contents note

Two original exterior perspective drawings.
 

Grixdale School circa 1950

Box 33, Folder 1

Preliminary sketches circa 1945-circa 1960

Scope and Contents note

Preliminary sketches pertaining to various projects including Grixdale School.
Drawer 147, FlatFile 9

Architectural drawings circa 1950

Scope and Contents note

One original perspective drawing.
 

Hoggerty Elementary School circa 1950

Drawer 147, FlatFile 12

Architectural drawings circa 1950

Scope and Contents note

One original perspective drawing.
 

Marvin Avenue School Multi-Purpose building, Los Angeles Unified School District (Los Angeles, Calif.) circa 1950

Drawer 146, FlatFile 13

Architectural drawings circa 1950

Scope and Contents note

One drawing in the form of a reprographic print. Drawing depicts site plan and an exterior perspective.
 

Miramonte Elementary School, Nordoff Union Elementary School District (Ojai, Calif.) 1950-1955

Box 23, Folder 22

Cost 1950

Scope and Contents note

One page cost estimate.
Box 21, Folder 12

Color schedule 1955

Scope and Contents note

Color schedule as well as color swatches.
Box 27, Folder 2

Photographs and negatives 1950-1951

Scope and Contents note

Negatives and photographs primarily black-and-white, some color.
Box 39, Folder 4

Oversize photograph circa 1954

Scope and Contents note

One exterior black-and-white photograph mounted on board.
Box 43, Folder 2

Oversize photograph circa 1954

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains one oversize exterior photograph mounted on board.
Box 27, Folder 3

Slides 1954

Scope and Contents note

One color slide of the interior of the classroom.
Box 32, Folder 75

Sketches circa 1954

Scope and Contents note

Sketches for a clerestory design.
Drawer 145, FlatFile 2

Architectural drawings 1954

Scope and Contents note

Twelve original drawings. Drawings include: elevations, details, sections, and floor plans.
 

Nine Mile School circa 1950

Biographical/Historical note

Nine Mile is also referred to as Ryan School.
Drawer 145, FlatFile 7

Architetural drawings 1950

Scope and Contents note

Twelve original drawings. Drawings include: pipe layout, framing plan, details, elevations, heating plan, foundation plan, floor plans, and basement plan.
 

Nordhoff Rehabilitation Center (Ojai, Calif.) 1950

Box 23, Folder 24

Cost 1950

Scope and Contents note

Cost estimation chart.
 

School light study 1950

Box 32, Folder 87

Sketches 1950

Scope and Contents note

Sketches studying light.
 

Pellow Machine Co. circa 1950

Box 33, Folder 1

Preliminary sketches circa 1950

Scope and Contents note

Preliminary sketches pertaining to various projects including Pellow Machine Co.
Drawer 144, FlatFile 4

Architectural drawings circa 1950

Scope and Contents note

Three original drawings. Drawing document floor plans, elevations, and a front perspective drawing.
 

Robert Hill Lane School Multi-Purpose building, Los Angeles Unified School District (Los Angeles, Calif.) circa 1950

Drawer 144, FlatFile 8

Architectural drawings circa 1950

Scope and Contents note

One drawing in the form of a reprographic print. Drawing depicts site plan and an exterior perspective.
 

Royal Oaks Elementary School, Duarte School District (Duarte, Calif.) 1950-1968, 1989

Box 14, Folder 5

Office publicity 1954-1956

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains letters regarding architectural competitions, awards, publication of projects and corresponding clippings regarding various projects including Royal Oaks Elementary School.
Box 15, Folder 1

Descriptive data for awards and competitions 1937-1968

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains primarily descriptive data regarding various projects including Royal Oaks Elementary School.
Box 16, Folder 7

Aerial photographs 1954

Scope and Contents note

Negatives of aerial photographs taken by Lyndon. Photographs document his various projects including Royal Oaks Elementary School.
Box 18

Photographs from an architectural practice 1989

Scope and Contents note

Photographs selected and complied by Maynard Lyndon after he had retired and moved to Germany. Complete with annotations and inventory created by Maynard Lyndon himself. 89 black-and-white photographs document various projects including Royal Oaks Elementary School.
Box 23, Folder 30-31

Cost 1953-1954

Scope and Contents note

Information on division of costs, including cost of architect, as well as, a periodical estimate and corresponding notes.
Box 28, Folder 1-3

Photographs and negatives 1950

Scope and Contents note

27 black-and-white exterior and interior photographs, as well as images of the playground.
Box 28, Folder 4

Slides 1950

Scope and Contents note

36 color slides documenting the exterior of the school as well as renderings.
Box 37, Folder 5

Presentation drawings 1953

Scope and Contents note

Two architectural plans black-and-white mounted on boards.
Box 39, Folder 9

Oversize photograph 1953

Scope and Contents note

One interior black-and-white photograph mounted on board.
Drawer 144, FlatFile 6

Architectural drawings 1953

Scope and Contents note

28 originals drawings. Drawings include: details, sections, elevations, floor plans, site plan, plot plans, and schedules.
 

Transco Products building (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1950-1951

Box 33, Folder 18

Sketches 1950

Scope and Contents note

One front perspective sketch.
Box 28, Folder 20

Photographs and negatives circa 1951

Scope and Contents note

Photographs and negatives of the entrance façade.
Box 28, Folder 21

Slides 1951

Scope and Contents note

Four color slides of the exterior of the building.
Box 39, Folder 12

Oversize photograph circa 1951

Scope and Contents note

One exterior black-and-white photograph mounted on board.
Drawer 143, FlatFile 10

Architectural drawings 1951

Scope and Contents note

One exterior perspective drawings, drawing is undated and no location is listed.
 

Vista Junior High School, Vista School District (Vista, Calif.) 1950-1968, 1989

Biographical/Historical note

Vista Junior High School is also referred to as Lincoln Junior High School.
Box 24, Folder 2-3

Cost 1950, 1954, 1958

Scope and Contents note

Folder 2 contains itemized cost breakdown, folder 3 contains payment request #5.
Box 23, Folder 7

Color schedule 1957

Scope and Contents note

One page color schedule.
Box 15, Folder 1

Descriptive data for awards and competitions 1937-1968

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains primarily descriptive data regarding various projects including Vista Junior High School.
Box 31, Folder 12

Negatives

Scope and Contents note

Negatives correspond to the photographs in Box 31, Folder 13.
Box 31, Folder 13

Photographs

Scope and Contents note

Vista Junior High School was later renamed Lincoln Junior High. This folder contains black-and-white photographs which document the school during construction, photographic reproductions of plans, and technical details. Folder also contains two sheets of descriptive data.
Box 31, Folder 14

Slides

Scope and Contents note

Five color slides of the exterior of the school.
Box 18

Photographs from an architectural practice 1989

Scope and Contents note

Photographs selected and complied by Maynard Lyndon after he had retired and moved to Germany. Complete with annotations and inventory created by Maynard Lyndon himself. 89 black-and-white photographs documenting various projects including Vista Junior High School.
Drawer 146, FlatFile 5

Architectural drawings 1952

Scope and Contents note

Fifteen original drawings. Drawings include: plot plan, interior clock details, floor plans, elevations, typical classroom plans, special classroom plans, sections, and multi-purpose room details.
Drawer 141, FlatFile 12

Architectural drawings: addition 1952

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains ten original drawings. Drawings include: site plan, elevations, cross section, typical classroom plan, plan of homemaking area, toilet room elevations and details, sash and louver details, architectural details, plot plan, floor plans (first and second).
 

Washington Hospital 1950

Box 32, Folder 4

Negatives 1950

Scope and Contents note

Front perspective renderings in the form of photographic negatives.
 

Alamitos Elementary School (Garden Grove, Calif.) 1951-1954

Box 23, Folder 8

Cost 1953

Scope and Contents note

Invoice for the cost of construction of the Alamitos School, from Lyndon's firm.
Box 16, Folder 7

Aerial photographs 1954

Scope and Contents note

Negatives of aerial photographs taken by Lyndon. Photographs document his various project, including Alamitos Elementary School.
Box 24, Folder 7

Slides 1951

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains six color slides, documenting primarily the exterior of the building.
Drawer 150, FlatFile 3

Architectural drawings: proposed additions 1951

Scope and Contents note

One original bird's eye perspective of school. 16 reprographic prints documenting: plot plan, floor plans, elevations, details, and sections.
 

Charles McComber Elementary School, Buena Park School District (Buena Park, Calif.) 1951-1952

Box 24, Folder 22

Photographs and negatives 1951

Scope and Contents note

Negatives and black-and-white photographs of the interior and exterior of the school.
Box 24, Folder 21

Slides 1951

Scope and Contents note

Eight color slides of the exterior of both McComber and Grand Avenue schools.
Drawer 149, FlatFile 9

Architectural drawings 1952

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains two different site plans in the form of photostats as well as eleven original drawings. Drawings include: plot plan, floor plans, elevations, sections, and details.
 

Fort Moore Pioneer Memorial Competition (Flitchburg, Mass.) 1951

Box 21, Folder 7

Announcement and program 1951

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains announcement and program for competition.
 

Grand Avenue School, Buena Park School District (Buena Park, Calif.) 1951-1953

Box 23, Folder 15

Cost 1953

Scope and Contents note

Payment request for completion of building.
Box 25, Folder 18

Photographs and negatives 1951

Scope and Contents note

Two negatives and three black-and-white photographs of the exterior of the school.
Box 24, Folder 21

Slides 1951

Scope and Contents note

Eight color slides of the exterior of both McComber and Grand Avenue schools.
Drawer 147, FlatFile 4

Architectural drawings: addition 1952

Scope and Contents note

Ten original drawings. Drawings include: plot plan, floor plans, elevations (interior and exterior), sections, and details.
 

John L. Webster School (Malibu, Calif.) 1951-1958, 1989

Box 23, Folder 17

Cost 1953, 1958

Scope and Contents note

Final monthly estimate of costs as well as an invoice for progress payment.
Box 16, Folder 7

Aerial photographs 1954

Scope and Contents note

Negatives of aerial photographs taken by Lyndon. Photographs document his various project, including John L. Webster School.
Box 26, Folder 3

Photographs and negatives 1951

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains black-and-white photographs and negatives primarily of the exterior of the school - including aerial shots. Folder also contains descriptive data for the project.
Box 26, Folder 2

Negatives 1951

Scope and Contents note

Black-and-white negatives documenting the exterior of the school.
Box 26, Folder 4

Slide 1951

Scope and Contents note

One color slide of the exterior of the school.
Box 39, Folder 1

Oversize photograph 1958

Scope and Contents note

One exterior and one interior black-and-white photographs mounted on board.
Box 18

Photographs from an architectural practice 1989

Scope and Contents note

Photographs selected and complied by Maynard Lyndon after he had retired and moved to Germany. Complete with annotations and inventory created by Maynard Lyndon himself. 89 black-and-white photographs document various projects including John L. Webster School.
Drawer 146, FlatFile 2

Architectural drawings 1952

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains thirteen original drawings and one reprographic copy. Drawings include: plot plan, details, cross section thru typical classroom, sections, floor plan of kitchen, kitchen elevations, typical classroom details, multi-purpose building sections and elevations, and lettering design.
Drawer 146, FlatFile 3

Architectural drawings 1958

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains drawings pertaining to the addition of new classroom and a kindergarten space. Folder contains three reprographic prints and five original drawings. Plans include: plan of classroom building, site plan, plan of multi-purpose building, plot plan, elevations and floor plan, and a floor plan of a typical classroom.
 

Lindbergh Elementary School, Buena Park School District (Buena Park, Calif.) 1951-1954

Box 23, Folder 18

Cost 1954

Scope and Contents note

Engineering accounts spreadsheet of estimated costs.
Box 26, Folder 8

Negatives 1951

Scope and Contents note

Negatives documenting the exterior of the school as well as some classroom interiors.
Drawer 146, FlatFile 7

Architectural drawings: multi-purpose room addition 1952

Scope and Contents note

Seven original drawings. Drawings include: plot plan, multi-purpose building plan, exterior and interior elevations, details, roof plan, and sash details.
Drawer 146, FlatFile 6

Architectural drawings: kindergarten addition 1954

Scope and Contents note

Three original drawings. Drawings include: plot plan, elevations, and sections.
 

Martin's Sporting Goods Store 1951

Box 26, Folder 19

Photographs 1951

Scope and Contents note

Three exterior black-and-white photographs of the building at night.
 

Olive Avenue Elementary School, Vista Unified School District (Vista, Calif.) 1951-1968, 1989

Box 27, Folder 9

Photographs and negatives 1951-1960

Scope and Contents note

Photographs and negatives documenting primarily the exterior of the school.
Box 27, Folder 10

Slides 1951

Scope and Contents note

19 color slides of the exterior of the school.
Box 28, Folder 11

Schools: stereo transparencies

Scope and Contents note

Stereo transparencies documenting various projects including Olive Avenue Elementary School.
Box 14, Folder 7

Office publicity 1961-1973

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains letters regarding architectural competitions, awards, publication of projects and corresponding clippings regarding various projects including Olive Avenue Elementary School.
Box 15, Folder 1

Descriptive data for awards and competitions 1937-1968

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains primarily descriptive data regarding various projects including Olive Avenue Elementary School.
Box 16, Folder 7

Aerial photographs 1954

Scope and Contents note

Negatives of aerial photgraphs taken by Lyndon. Photographs document his various project, some include: Twenty-Eight Church of Christ, Scientist, Webster school, Malibu, Alamitos Elementary School, Olive Avenue Elementary School, and Royal Oaks Elementary school, among others.
Box 21, Folder 14

Color schedule

Box 21, Folder 15

Descriptive data 1959

Scope and Contents note

Five typewritten pages of descriptive data. Possibly drawn up to enter project into competition.
Box 23, Folder 27

Cost 1959

Scope and Contents note

Priliminary Cost Estimate and payment request.
Box 18

Photographs from an architectural practice 1989

Scope and Contents note

Photographs selected and complied by Maynard Lyndon after he had retired and moved to Germany. Complete with annotations and inventory created by Maynard Lyndon himself. 89 black-and-white photographs documenting various projects including Olive Avenue Elementary School.
Drawer 145, FlatFile 17

Architectural drawings 1954

Scope and Contents note

Twelve original drawings. Drawings include: plot plan, site development plan, floor plans, elevations, and details
Drawer 145, FlatFile 16

Architectural drawings: addition 1958

Scope and Contents note

Six original drawings. Drawings include: site plan, floor plans, details, roof plan, and elevations.
 

Juan Cabrillo School 1953

Box 26, Folder 5

Negatives 1953

Scope and Contents note

Ten negatives of the exterior of the school.
 

Burnside Avenue School Multi-purpose building, Los Angeles Unified School District (Los Angeles, Calif.) circa 1955

Drawer 149, FlatFile 2

Architectural drawings circa 1955

Scope and Contents note

One drawing in the form of a reprographic print. Drawing depicts site plan and an exterior perspective.
 

Elementary school in California circa 1955, 1993

Drawer 148, FlatFile 11

Architectural drawings and poster circa 1955, 1993

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains 20 "fictional" or "hypothetical" site plans, elevations and floor plans of what are called "typical" school designs - all of which are undated. Folder also contains two copies of a piece of ephemera which takes the form of a posted for a two-day public conference entitled "Designing the New American School", posters dated 1993.
 

Jefferson School, District Office, Vista Unified School District (Vista, Calif.) 1955

Drawer 146, FlatFile 1

Architectural drawings 1955

Scope and Contents note

Five original drawings. Drawings include: plot plan, floor plans and elevations, sections, and details.
 

Vista Unified School District office, Vista Unified School District (Vista, Calif.) 1955

Box 24, Folder 4

Cost 1956

Scope and Contents note

Payment requests for additions.
Box 32, Folder 3

Photographs and negatives

Scope and Contents note

Interior and exterior photographs and negatives of the district office. Folder also contains reproductions of plans in the form of reprographic copies.
Box 38, Folder 9

Oversize photographs

Drawer 141, FlatFile 13

Architectural drawings 1955

Scope and Contents note

Four original drawings. Drawings include: plot plan, typical section, and floor plan.
 

X-Ray Equipment building, U.S. Naval Ammunition and Net Depot (Seal Beach, Calif.) 1955

Box 24, Folder 5

Cost estimate 1955

Scope and Contents note

Detailed cost estimate for the building.
 

Corregidor-Bataan Memorial Competition 1956-1968

Box 14, Folder 5

Office publicity 1957-1960

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains letters regarding architectural competitions, awards, publication of projects and corresponding clippings regarding various projects including the Corregidor-Bataan Memorial Competition.
Box 15, Folder 1

Descriptive data for awards and competitions 1937-1968

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains primarily descriptive data regarding various projects including the Corregidor-Bataan Memorial Competition.
Box 21, Folder 4

Program and correspondence 1956

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains program of competition, circular letters, and correspondence between Maynard and the competition commission.
Drawer 148, FlatFile 3

Architectural drawings 1956

Scope and Contents note

Six drawings in the form of reprographic copies. Drawings include: a topographic map, bird's eye views, elevations, and different exterior perspectives.
 

University of California, Los Angeles Social Sciences building 1956-1966, 1989, 1995

Biographical/Historical note

Building also referred to as Bunche Hall.
Box 22, Folder 4

Descriptive data, letters, and clippings 1960-1963

Scope and Contents note

Data regarding project for publication/publicity as well as letters regarding the publication of information on the project. Folder also contains clipping and entire articles written on the project.
Box 20, Folder 9

Articles 1966

Scope and Contents note

Entire December 1966 issue of Arts and Architecture featuring the social science building. Folder also contains an entire issue of Nuestra Arquitectura that also features this project.
Box 22, Folder 5

Photographs, negatives, and descriptive data 1964

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains exterior photographs and negatives as well as descriptive data regarding the project, and a small cartoon about the building.
Box 22, Folder 6

Preliminary plan 1960

Scope and Contents note

Two spiral bound notebooks containing project description, graphic program, design, and location map.
Box 22, Folder 7-8

Specifications 1961

Box 23, Folder 36

Cost estimates 1960

Scope and Contents note

Record copy of estimated and adjusted costs for the UCLA Social Sciences Building.
Box 29, Folder 12-13, Box 30, Folder 1-8

Photographs and negatives 1956

Box 30, Folder 9

Slides 1991

Scope and Contents note

91 color slides taken by Maynard Lyndon's son Maynard Hale Lyndon of the exterior of these two buildings.
Box 31, Folder 1

Slides 1946

Scope and Contents note

118 color slides documenting construction and the finished product.
Box 18

Photographs from an architectural practice 1989

Scope and Contents note

Photographs selected and complied by Maynard Lyndon after he had retired and moved to Germany. Complete with annotations and inventory created by Maynard Lyndon himself. 89 black-and-white photographs documenting the University of California Los Angeles Social Science building.
Box 20, Folder 9

Arts and Architecture, Nuestra Arquitectura: articles Decmember 1966

Scope and Contents note

Entire December 1966 issue of Arts and Architecture featuring the social science building. Folder also contains an entire issue of Nuestra Arquitectura that also features this project.
Box 40, Folder 2-3, Box 37, Folder 8

Oversize photographs 1966

Drawer 142, FlatFile 9

Architectural drawings 1956

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains 29 original conceptual and perspective sketches. Folder also contains fifteen reprographic prints depicting conceptual renderings, perspective drawings, sections, and floor plans. Folder also contains 26 architectural drawings in the form of reprographic copies. Drawings include: exterior perspectives, elevations, site plan, ground floor plan, and floor plans.
Box 23, Folder 1

Correspondence and clippings 1995

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains photographs, photocopies of clippings, as well as email correspondence regarding a proposed arts library being added to the south end of the building.
Box 29, Folder 10

Aerial photographs of UCLA circa 1960

 

Hobby Shop Marine Corps Base (Camp Pendleton, Calif.) 1956-1958

Box 32, Folder 57

Statement of requirements 1956-1958

Scope and Contents note

Requirements for the hobby shop design, estimated costs, plans, sections and elevations.
 

National Opera House Competition (Sidney, Australia) circa 1957

Box 32, Folder 81

Floor plan and elevations circa 1957

Scope and Contents note

Floor plan and elevations in the form of photographic prints.
Box 39, Folder 5

Oversize photographs circa 1957

Scope and Contents note

Three plans in the form of photographic prints.
Oversize 1, Oversize 1

Plans circa 1957

Scope and Contents note

Six original drawings on acetate - heavily cracked and flaking.
Drawer 145, FlatFile 5

Architectural drawings circa 1957

Scope and Contents note

25 architectural drawings (14 reprographic copies and nine original). Drawings include small conceptual sketches, bird's eye perspectives, site plans, elevations, and interior detail.
 

San Pedro Community Hospital (San Pedro, Calif.) 1956-1959

Box 21, Folder 19

Invitation 1959

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains one invitation to the ground breaking ceremony for the hospital.
Box 21, Folder 20

Specifications 1959

Box 23, Folder 32

Cost 1959

Scope and Contents note

Estimated costs with corresponding notes.
Box 28, Folder 6

Photographs and negatives 1956-1965

Scope and Contents note

Folder is composed of negatives and photographs which document: an architectural model, floor plans in the form of photographic copies, interior and exterior shots of the building.
Box 28, Folder 7

Slides 1956-1958

Scope and Contents note

Eight color slides documenting the exterior of the building.
Box 39, Folder 10

Oversize photograph 1956

Scope and Contents note

One exterior black-and-white photograph mounted on board.
Drawer 144, FlatFile 1

Architectural drawings 1956-1957

Scope and Contents note

Folder contains two original schematic drawings of the hospital. Folder also contains 24 drawings - all reprographic prints which depict elevations, details, and floor plans. This project was done by Project Architects.
 

Beaumont Elementary School, Vista Unified School District (Vista, Calif.) 1957-1964, 1989