Architectural drawings and sketches, most are graphite on paper, comprise the bulk of the collection. Also included are newspaper
clippings about Byles's projects and professional and community work, a handful of photographs of built work (black-and-white
prints and color snapshots), and personal information about Byles in the form of photographs and letters.
H. Douglas Byles was born in Evenston, Ill. on February 11, 1923. He earned a B.A. in architecture and planning from the University
of Southern California, 1949. His military service included active duty in the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve, 1942-1946, and in
60.0 Linear feet
(124 flat file folders, 1 half record storage box, 2 oversize flat** boxes)
H. Douglas Byles's copyrights have been transferred to the UC Regents.
Open for use to qualified researchers.