Finding Aid for the Philip Edward Chandler Papers, ca. 1930-1990

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Finding Aid for the Philip Edward Chandler Papers, ca. 1930-1990

Collection number: 270

UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections

Manuscripts Division



Los Angeles, CA

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  • UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections
  • Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
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  • Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
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Descriptive Summary

Title: Philip Edward Chandler Papers,
Date (inclusive): ca. 1930-1990
Collection number: 270
Creator: Chandler, Philip Edward
Extent: 6 boxes (3 linear ft.) 3 oversize folders 3 oversize boxes
Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Abstract: Philip Edward Chandler (1908- ) worked in nurseries in Los Angeles area, and became a highly respected garden designer. He also taught at Santa Monica College for many years. The collection consists of correspondence, client files, plant lists, teaching and research notes, horticultural slides and photographs related to Chandler's career as a landscape architect.
Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
Language: English.

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Provenance/Source of Acquisition

Gift of Philip Edward Chandler, 1993.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Philip Edward Chandler Papers (Collection 270). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

Biography

Chandler was born in 1908 in Columbia, Missouri; graduated, University of Missouri; after graduating, he moved to California and worked in nurseries in Los Angeles area; became a highly respected garden designer and taught at Santa Monica College for many years; developed annotated plant lists and catalogs for his classes; was a popular speaker and writer on horticulture and garden design.

Scope and Content

Collection consists of correspondence, client files, plant lists, teaching and research notes, horticultural slides and photographs related to Chandler's career as a landscape architect. Also includes writings of Chandler and Bob Armacost, as well as personal files.

Organization and Arrangement

Arranged in the following series:
  1. Landscape design client files.
  2. Landscape design horticulture plant lists.
  3. Writings by Chandler and others.
  4. Landscape design horticulture teaching, research, and articles.
  5. Southern California history notes by Bob Armacost.
  6. Personal: Garden tours, symposia, travel, photographs, and slides.
  7. Horticultural slides and photographs.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Chandler, Philip Edward--Archives.
Gardeners--California, Southern--Archival resources.
Horticulturists--California, Southern--Archival resources.
Landscape design--California, Southern--Archival resources.


Container List

 

Landscape Design

 

Client Files

Box 1, Folder 1

Ames, Charles, B., Mr. & Mrs.--Recommendations for Ames Ranch, Success Valley, Tulare County, n.d.

Note

515 18th Street, Santa Monica.
Box 1, Folder 2

Anderson, Richard, Mr. & Mrs., n.d.

Note

475 24th Street, Santa Monica.
Box 1, Folder 3

Bain, Monica, 1984 / 1985.

Note

1230 Chickory Lane, Los Angeles.
Box 1, Folder 4

Barker, Betty, 1989.

Note

1801 Westridge, Los Angeles.
Box 1, Folder 5

Baser - Stoll, n.d.

Note

10633 Commerce Avenue, Tujunga.
Box 1, Folder 6

Boson, Andy & Deborah--Includes planting plan and copies, February 7, 1977.

Note

144 Ocean Way, Santa Monica.
Box 1, Folder 7

Brackey, Thomas, Mr. & Mrs., November 4, 1985.

Note

595 Radcliffe Avenue, Pacific Palisades.
Box 1, Folder 8

Broderick, Roger, Mr. & Mrs., n.d.

Note

1211 Las Fulgas Road, Pacific Palisades.
Box 1, Folder 9

Cabrillo Ave. Apartments - For Bernard and Larry Perloff, August 1989.

Note

1415 Cabrillo Avenue, Venice.
Box 1, Folder 10

Carnes, William H., Mr. & Mrs., April 12, 1985.

Note

315 Bronwood, Los Angeles.
Box 1, Folder 11

Coe, John Jr., Mr. & Mrs., December 17, 1987.

Note

511 N. Avenue, Los Angeles.
Box 1, Folder 12

Colbert, Edward G., Dr. & Mrs.--Includes copy of planting plan by PC for Chandler and Lang, July 15, 1978.

Note

187 Homewood Road, Los Angeles.
Box 1, Folder 13

Colby, Shirley, n.d.

Note

704 N. Palm Drive, Beverly Hills.
Box 1, Folder 14

Colton, Albert, Mr. & Mrs., May 8, 1984.

Note

1061 Tellem Drive, Pacific Palisades.
Box 1, Folder 15

Cooper, Harold, Mr. & Mrs., September 18, 1980.

Note

470 S. Bentley Avenue, Westwood.
Box 1, Folder 16

Dickey, Robert, Mr. & Mrs., July 5, 1980.

Note

764 Ranch Lane, Pacific Palisades.
Box 1, Folder 17

Diemer, William, Mr. & Mrs., September 23, 1978.

Note

16322 Akron, Pacific Palisades.
Box 1, Folder 18

Dooley, James L., Mr. & Mrs., August 2, 1979.

Note

344 18th Street, Santa Monica.
Box 1, Folder 19

Draper, Dexter, Mr. & Mrs., 1982.

Note

1247 Rimmer Avenue, Pacific Palisades.
Box 1, Folder 20

Eadie, Verone, Mrs., April 6, 1977.

Note

250 Amalfi Drive, Santa Monica.
Box 1, Folder 21

Faermark, Selma--With planting plan and copy, n.d.

Note

5258 Babcock Avenue, North Hollywood.
Box 1, Folder 22

Fine, Stuart & Marsha, n.d.

Note

11800 Allaseba Drive, Los Angeles.
Box 1, Folder 23

Flaherty, Dundas (Dan) & Sandria--[file empty], n.d.

Note

3749 Malibu Vista Drive, Malibu.
Box 1, Folder 24

Gertsley, Paul--Planting plan, n.d.

Note

101 Ocean Avenue, J-3, Santa Monica.
Box 1, Folder 25

Gibbons-Fly, Sheila, Mrs.--With photos, November 27, 1987.

Note

6771 Wondermere Road, Malibu.
Box 1, Folder 26

Gilbert, Arthur, Mr. & Mrs., May 1987.

Note

427 Wynola, Pacific Palisades.
Box 1, Folder 27

Given, Bert, Mr. & Mrs., 1981.

Note

12316 16th Helena Drive, Brentwood.
Box 1, Folder 28

Glenn--Planting plan. See also: Lucovici, n.d.

Box 1, Folder 29

Gloege, Terry, Mr. & Mrs.--With site plan, 1983.

Note

152 Greenfield Avenue, Los Angeles.
Box 1, Folder 30

Goodman, Bernard, Mr. & Mrs., 1984.

Note

7941 Flight Place, Los Angeles.
Box 1, Folder 31

Gorb, Jna (?) & Laurel--With 2 copies of site / planting plan, n.d.

Note

806 Indiana Avenue, Venice.
Box 1, Folder 32

Graham, William, Mrs., 1982.

Note

554 Moreno Avenue, Los Angeles.
Box 1, Folder 33

Hay, Robert, Mr. & Mrs.--With copies of site plan and planting plan, photographs, July 1985.

Note

101 Sterling Lane, Wilamette, Illinois.
Box 1, Folder 34

Hearst, G.R., Mrs., May 1977.

Note

318 N. Rockingham, Brentwood.
Box 1, Folder 35

Henderson, Joyce, April 1984.

Note

1016 San Vicente, Santa Monica.
Box 1, Folder 36

Howard, Elton, Mr. & Mrs., September 1980.

Note

447 26th Street, Santa Monica.
Box 1, Folder 37

Hrafnuson, Robert & Sandra--With site plan, n.d.

Note

Palmdale.
Box 1, Folder 38

Hult, J.L., Mr. & Mrs., January 1982.

Note

1338 19th Street, Santa Monica.
Box 1, Folder 39

Hill, Arthur, Mr. & Mrs., June 1989.

Note

1515 Club View Drive, Los Angeles.
Box 1, Folder 40

Ingersoll, John, Mr. & Mrs., October 1986.

Note

21315 Lighthill Drive, Topanga.
Box 1, Folder 41

Jackson, Parker, Mr. & Mrs., January 1984.

Note

792 San Lorenzo, Santa Monica.
Box 1, Folder 42

Jacobson, Jerry, Mr. & Mrs., April 1975.

Note

2276 S. Beverly Glen, Los Angeles.
Box 1, Folder 43

Johnson, Bradford & Carol, September 1980.

Note

537 Alta Avenue, Santa Monica.
Box 1, Folder 44

Jokl, Robert H., Mrs., March 1983.

Note

563 N. Bundy Drive, Los Angeles.
Box 1, Folder 45

Kaplan, Abner & Marie, April 1990.

Note

4012 Stalward Drive, Rancho Palos Verdes.
Box 1, Folder 46

Katz, Martin & Wendy, May 1990.

Note

462 Mesa Road, Santa Monica Canyon.
Box 1, Folder 47

Langridge, Colin, Mr. & Mrs., January 1988.

Note

14907 Camarosa, Huntington Palisades.
Box 1, Folder 48

Le Gendre, Jody / Waiskopf, Kim, November 1981.

Note

4022 Madelia Avenue, Sherman Oaks.
Box 1, Folder 49

Linden, Charles, Drive, n.d.

Note

4055 Madelea Avenue, Sherman Oaks.
Box 1, Folder 50

Langridge, Colin, January 1990.

Note

14907 Camarosa, Pacific Palisades.
Box 1, Folder 51

Mann, Ruth, Mrs., February 1979.

Note

231 Notteargenta Road, Pacific Palisades.
Box 1, Folder 52

Marx, Ernest, July 1985.

Note

Sunset Boulevard, Palisades Riviera.
Box 1, Folder 53

McCall, John, Mr. & Mrs.--With site / planting plan, August 1977.

Note

259 Ocampo Drive, Huntington Palisades.
Box 1, Folder 54

Milder, Alvin, Mr. & Mrs., June 1980.

Note

134 Greenfield, Los Angeles.
Box 1, Folder 55

Moore, Stella, n.d.

Note

1035 Embury, Pacific Palisades.
Box 1, Folder 56

Morrison, Donald, Dr. & Mrs., January 1989.

Note

258 Denslow Avenue, Los Angeles.
Box 1, Folder 57

Murphy & Kress, Incorporated--With 2 sketches, November 1989.

Note

2401 Main Street, Santa Monica.
Box 1, Folder 58

Murray, Ronald, Mr. & Mrs., April 1976.

Note

520 S. Westgate, Los Angeles.
Box 2, Folder 1

Odin, John W., Mr. & Mrs.--With site sketch and planting plan, March 1981.

Note

659 Kingman Avenue, Santa Monica.
Box 2, Folder 2

Otero, Joseph, Mr. & Mrs., June 1979.

Note

261 N. Bowling Green Way, Los Angeles.
Box 2, Folder 3

Page, Michelle, n.d.

Note

1538 Yale Street, Santa Monica.
Box 2, Folder 4

Palisades Presbyterian, June 1985.

Note

15821 Sunset Boulevard, Pacific Palisades.
Box 2, Folder 5

Perloff, Bernard, Mr. & Mrs., June 1988.

Note

1133 Georgina Avenue, Santa Monica.
Box 2, Folder 6

Perloff & Webster--Architectural site plan, design by Steven Erhlich, August 1989.

Note

321 Hampton Court, Venice.
Box 2, Folder 7

Peterson, A., Mrs., November 1978.

Note

13125 Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles.
Box 2, Folder 8

Preonas, George, Mr. & Mrs., March 1977.

Note

714 Adelaide Drive, Santa Monica.
Box 2, Folder 9

Quick, Michael, Mr. & Mrs.--With site plan, 1989.

Note

543 7th Street, Santa Monica.
Box 2, Folder 10

Roberts, Eugene, Mrs., August 1982.

Note

2106 El Roble Lane, Beverly Hills.
Box 2, Folder 11

Rubinstein, Ben, Mr. & Mrs., 1989.

Note

456 25th Street, Santa Monica.
Box 2, Folder 12

Ruby, George, Mr. & Mrs., December 1981.

Note

12312 12th Helena Drive, Los Angeles.
Box 2, Folder 13

Rush, John & Mary Anne, n.d.

Note

26827 West Live Oak Court, Agoura.
Box 2, Folder 14

Russell, Drew, Mr. & Mrs.--With site / planting plan and copy, December 1978.

Note

417 N. Bowling Green Way, Los Angeles.
Box 2, Folder 15

Schotz--With photographs of fountain types, n.d.

Box 2, Folder 16

Schotz, Jon / Wheeler, Patti, 1984.

Note

701 21st Place, Santa Monica.
Box 2, Folder 17

Schotz, Michael, Dr. & Mrs., 1982.

Note

332 Medio Drive, Los Angeles.
Box 2, Folder 18

Schroeder, Allen, Mr. & Mrs.--Site plan / planting plan, n.d.

Note

17872 Tramonto, Pacific Palisades.
Box 2, Folder 19

Shaw, Robert, Mr. & Mrs., n.d.

Note

2767 Forrester Drive, Los Angeles.
Box 2, Folder 20

Silverman, Barry, Mr. & Mrs.--With site plan, August 1985.

Note

408 Sycamore Road, Santa Monica.
Box 2, Folder 21

Sitkoff, Sandra, Mrs., n.d.

Note

10325 Northvale, Los Angeles.
Box 2, Folder 22

Sjoberg, Helen, Mrs., 1983.

Note

330 23rd Street, Santa Monica.
Box 2, Folder 23

Smith, George Andrew., Mr. & Mrs., 1982.

Note

630 Frontera, Pacific Palisades.
Box 2, Folder 24

Sorrento Grill / Drew, Beatrice, Mrs., 1979.

Note

723 Pacific Coast Highway, Santa Monica.
Box 2, Folder 25

Span, Robert & Crystal, 1989.

Note

16800 Charmel, Pacific Palisades.
Box 2, Folder 26

Sprong, Eloise, Mrs., 1982.

Note

1945 Westridge, Los Angeles.
Box 2, Folder 27

Staenberg, Zach, 1989.

Note

1815 Point View, Los Angeles.
Box 2, Folder 28

Stanton, Ernest, Dr. & Mrs., November 1978.

Note

1525 Georgina Avenue, Santa Monica.
Box 2, Folder 29

Stevens, Tim, Mr. & Mrs.--First page of planting plan only, 1978.

Note

15461 Albright, Pacific Palisades.
Box 2, Folder 30

Stewart, Maxine, Mrs., n.d.

Note

545 Lucaro, Pacific Palisades.
Box 2, Folder 31

Strauss, Glen, Mr. & Mrs., n.d.

Note

445 25th Street, Los Angeles.
Box 2, Folder 32

Valley, George, Mr. & Mrs., 1979.

Note

2827 Wigtown Road, Los Angeles.
Box 2, Folder 33

Viersen, Richard, n.d.

Note

28603 Rothrock Drive, Rancho Palos Verdes.
Box 2, Folder 34

Webster, Martin, 1981.

Note

140 S. Gunston Drive, Los Angeles.
Box 2, Folder 35

Wells, W.E., Miss, 1989.

Note

2789 McConnell Drive, Los Angeles.
Box 2, Folder 36

Wold, Mary, Mrs., 1983.

Note

746 Norway Lane, Los Angeles.
Box 2, Folder 37

Yarrow, G.I., Mr. & Mrs.--With planting plan and copy, August 1983.

Note

928 20th Street, Santa Monica.
Box 9, Folder 3

Adams, Sydney, Mr. & Mrs.--Site plan, planting plan and copy, n.d.

Note

466 Homewood Place, Los Angeles.
Physical Description: 3 items.
Box 9, Folder 4

Baser - Stoll--Planting plan, n.d.

Note

10633 Commerce Avenue, Tujunga.
Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 9, Folder 5

Beard, Ronald S., Mr. & Mrs.--Planting plan by Chandler & Lang, n.d.

Note

14915 Corona Del Mar, Pacific Palisades.
Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 9, Folder 6

Broderick, Roger, Mr. & Mrs.--Front garden, rear garden planting plans, n.d.

Note

1211 Las Fulgas Road, Pacific Palisades.
Physical Description: 2 items.
Box 9, Folder 7

Carpenter, Gerald, Mr. & Mrs.--Copy of planting plan, n.d.

Note

10852 Marietta, Culver City.
Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 9, Folder 8

Coe, John Jr., Mr. & Mrs.--Rear garden planting plan by Chandler and Lang, n.d.

Note

511 N. Bristol, Brentwood.
Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 9, Folder 9

Cooper, Harold, Mr. & Mrs.--Site plan by Jane Waisman, n.d.

Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 9, Folder 10

Dickson, Richard, Mr. & Mrs.--Copy of planting plan, n.d.

Note

620 S. Sierra Bonita, Pasadena.
Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 9, Folder 11

Dooley, James L., Mr. & Mrs.--Planting plan, n.d.

Note

344 18th Street, Santa Monica.
Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 9, Folder 12

Draper, Dexter, Mr. & Mrs.--Planting plan, March 1982.

Note

1247 Rimmer Avenue, Pacific Palisades.
Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 9, Folder 13

Flaherty, Dundas, Mr. & Mrs.--Planting plan, n.d.

Note

3749 Malibu Vista Drive, Sunset Mesa, Malibu.
Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 9, Folder 14

Goodman, Bernard, Mr. & Mrs.--Planting plan and copy, n.d.

Note

7941 Fight Place, Westchester.
Physical Description: 2 items.
Box 9, Folder 15

Hay, Robert, Mr. & Mrs.--Preliminary planting plan, planting plan, October 29, 1984.

Note

101 Sterling Lane, Wilamette, Illinois.
Physical Description: 2 items.
Box 9, Folder 16

Hellinger, Bernard, Dr. & Mrs.--2 copies of planting plan by Chandler and Lang, n.d.

Note

S. Bedford Drive, Beverly Hills.
Physical Description: 2 items.
Box 9, Folder 17

Herr, Sam, Mr. & Mrs.--Copy of planting plan, n.d.

Note

19452 Twin Hills Place, Northridge.
Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 9, Folder 18

Hill, Arthur, Mr. & Mrs.--Site plan, planting plan, n.d.

Note

1515 Club View Drive, Los Angeles.
Physical Description: 2 items.
Box 9, Folder 19

Hrafnuson, Robert & Sandra--Planting plan and copy, n.d.

Note

Palmdale.
Physical Description: 2 items.
Box 9, Folder 20

Johnson, Bradford & Carol--Copy of front garden design, n.d.

Note

537 Alta, Santa Monica.
Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 9, Folder 21

Katz, Martin & Wendy--Site plan, planting plan, n.d.

Note

462 Mesa Road, Santa Monica Canyon.
Physical Description: 2 items.
Box 9, Folder 22

Langridge, Colin, Mr. & Mrs.--Site plan, planting plan and copy, n.d.

Note

14907 Caramrosa, Pacific Palisades.
Physical Description: 3 items.
Box 9, Folder 23

Lindenbaum, Colin, Mr. & Mrs.--Planting plan and copy, n.d.

Note

611 10th Street, Santa Monica.
Physical Description: 2 items.
Box 9, Folder 24

Loewenstein, Richard, Mr. & Mrs.--Planting plan and copy, n.d.

Note

2138 Grenfield, West Los Angeles.
Physical Description: 2 items.
Box 9, Folder 25

Ludovici, Lucia and Glenn, Gregory--Planting plan, n.d.

Note

12561 Indianapolis, Los Angeles.
Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 9, Folder 26

Montana Association--Planting plan, n.d.

Note

429 Montana, Santa Monica.
Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 9, Folder 27

Moyer, Geoffrey, Dr. & Mrs.--Site plan / planting plan, n.d.

Note

720 Lachman Lane, Pacific Palisades.
Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 9, Folder 28

Newmark, Gretchen--Planting plan, n.d.

Note

429 Montana Avenue, #C, Santa Monica.
Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 9, Folder 29

Public Park--Pacific Palisades--Site plan / planting plan - 2 copies - by Chandler and Lang, n.d.

Note

Antioch & Sunset.
Physical Description: 2 items.
Box 9, Folder 30

Park, Helen, Mrs.--Copies of 2 separate planting plans by Chandler and Lang, n.d.

Note

306 E. Mission, Santa Barbara.
Physical Description: 2 items.
Box 9, Folder 31

Passman, Donald, Mr. & Mrs.--Planting plan, n.d.

Note

2728 Monte Mar Terrace, Los Angeles.
Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 9, Folder 32

Quick, Michael, Mr. & Mrs.--Planting plan and 2 copies, n.d.

Note

543 7th Street, Santa Monica.
Physical Description: 3 items.
Box 9, Folder 33

Rauch, Thomas, Mr. & Mrs.--Planting plan and copy, n.d.

Note

510 N. Bristol, Brentwood Park.
Physical Description: 2 items.
Box 9, Folder 34

Rice, Kevin, Mr. & Mrs.--Planting plan and copy. By Philip Chandler for Chandler and Lang, April 1980.

Note

2158 Veteran, Los Angeles.
Physical Description: 2 items.
Box 9, Folder 35

Rubinstein, Joseph, Mr. & Mrs.--Site plan, planting plan and copy, n.d.

Note

456 5th Street, Santa Monica.
Physical Description: 3 items.
Box 9, Folder 36

Silverman, Barry, Mr. & Mrs.--Site plan, planting plan, n.d.

Note

408 Sycamore Road, Santa Monica Canyon.
Physical Description: 2 items.
Box 9, Folder 37

Sjoberg, Helen, Mrs.--Planting plan, n.d.

Note

330 23rd Street, Santa Monica.
Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 9, Folder 38

Sork, Lawrence, Mr. & Mrs.--Planting plan by Chandler and Lang, n.d.

Note

228 S. Carmelina, Los Angeles.
Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 9, Folder 39

Smith, George Andrew, Mr. & Mrs.--Planting plan and copy, n.d.

Note

630 Frontera, Huntington Palisades.
Physical Description: 2 items.
Box 9, Folder 40

Span, Robert, Mr. & Mrs.--Site plan, planting plan, n.d.

Note

1688 Charmal Lane, Pacific Palisades.
Physical Description: 2 items.
Box 9, Folder 41

Sprong, Eloise, Mrs.--Site plan, planting plan, n.d.

Note

1945 Westridge, Los Angeles.
Physical Description: 2 items.
Box 9, Folder 42

Stern, Robert, Mr. & Mrs.--Planting plan, n.d.

Note

711 Georgina, Santa Monica.
Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 9, Folder 43

Stevens, Tim, Mr. & Mrs.--Planting plan, n.d.

Note

15461 Albright, Pacific Palisades.
Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 9, Folder 44

Strauss, Glen--Site plan, n.d.

Note

Santa Monica.
Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 9, Folder 45

Thomas, John, Mr. & Mrs.--Front garden, rear garden planting plans., n.d.

Note

957 7th Street, Santa Monica.
Physical Description: 2 items.
Box 9, Folder 46

Valley, George, Mr. & Mrs.--Planting plan, n.d.

Note

2827 Wigtown Road, Los Angeles.
Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 9, Folder 47

Gibbons - Fly, Sheila, Mrs.--Planting plan, 1987.

Note

6771 Wondermere Road, Malibu.
Physical Description: 1 item.
Oversize Box 10

Farren--Planting plan copy for A. Lee Shelbourne & Associates (?), n.d.

Note

1000 Enchanted Way, Pacific Palisades.
Physical Description: 1 item.
Oversize Box 10

Cooper, Harold--Copy of planting plan by Chandler & Lang, Jane Waisman, n.d.

Note

470 S. Bentley, Los Angeles.
Physical Description: 1 item.
Oversize Box 10

Fogarty, Joseph, Mr. & Mrs.--Planting plan, n.d.

Note

10740 Wellworth Avenue, Los Angeles.
Physical Description: 1 item.
Oversize Box 10

Coe, John Jr., Mr. & Mrs.--Planting plan, n.d.

Note

511 N. Bristol, Los Angeles.
Physical Description: 1 item.
Oversize Box 10

Alice Keck Park Memorial Garden--Plant list. Grant Castleberg, landscape architect, 1978 May 31.

Physical Description: 2 items.
Oversize Box 10

Bauer, Edwin, Mr. & Mrs.--Copy of planting plan, n.d.

Note

2741 McConnell Drive, Los Angeles.
Physical Description: 1 item.
Oversize Box 10

Brentwood Tract Map, n.d.

Physical Description: 1 item.
Oversize Box 10

Brief, Christopher, Mr. & Mrs.--Planting plan and copy, n.d.

Note

502 N. Alta Drive, Beverly Hills.
Physical Description: 2 items.
Oversize Box 10

Bruckner, David, Mr. & Mrs.--Planting plan, n.d.

Note

3742 Mountain View, Los Angeles.
Physical Description: 1 item.
Oversize Box 10

Cabrillo Ave. Apartments--Copy of irrigation system by Bob Galbreath, ground floor plan, February 28, 1989.

Note

Ted Tanaka, architect, Fran Hotchkiss, landscape architect.
Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 11

New Manse--Planting plan, February 1985.

Note

900 El Medio.
Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 11

Perloff, Bernard, Mr. & Mrs.--Site plan, copy of planting plan, n.d.

Note

1133 Georgina, Santa Monica.
Physical Description: 2 items.
Box 11

Perry, Douglas H., Mrs.--Planting plan, n.d.

Note

12 Latimer Road, Rustic Canyon.
Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 11

Punj--Copy of roofing plan, n.d.

Note

3812 Tesoro Road, Rancho Palos Verdes.
Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 11

Quick, Michael, Mr. & Mrs.--Copy of planting plan, n.d.

Note

543 7th Street, Santa Monica.
Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 11

Karp, Robert, Mr.--Planting plan, n.d.

Note

3561 Colonial Avenue, Los Angeles.
Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 11

Molasky, Andrew, Mr. & Mrs.--Planting plan, n.d.

Note

10369 Tennessee Avenue, Los Angeles.
Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 11

Killeen, Jo. P., Mr. & Mrs.--Copy of planting plan by Chandler & Lang, March 1980.

Note

362 South McCadden Place, Los Angeles.
Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 11

Greenblatt, E.L., Mr. & Mrs.--Planting plan and copy, n.d.

Note

5945 Wright Crest Drive, Culver City.
Physical Description: 2 items.
Box 11

Howard, Elton, Mr. & Mrs.--Planting plan, n.d.

Note

447 26th Street, Santa Monica.
Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 11

Gilbert, Arthur, Mr. & Mrs.--Sketch, original planting plan and 2 copies, n.d.

Note

427 Wynola Street, Pacific Palisades.
Physical Description: 4 items.
Box 11

Manley--Original and copy of planting plan, n.d.

Physical Description: 2 items.
Box 12

Staenberg, Zach--Planting plan and copy of planting plan, n.d.

Note

1815 Point View Street, Los Angeles.
Physical Description: 2 items.
Box 12

Williams, Albert P., Mr. & Mrs.--Copies of planting plan, n.d.

Note

508 12th Street, Santa Monica.
Physical Description: 2 items.
Box 12

Strauss, Glen, Mr. & Mrs.--Copy of planting plan, n.d.

Note

445 25th Street, Santa Monica.
Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 12

Schotz, John, Dr.--Planting plan, January-March 1982.

Note

332 Medio Drive, Los Angeles.
Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 12

Schotz, John, Mr. & Mrs.--Planting plan, n.d.

Note

701 21st Place, Santa Monica.
Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 12

Travis, William, Mr. & Mrs.--Planting plan, n.d.

Note

622 20th Street, Santa Monica.
Physical Description: 1 item.
Box 12

Wells, W.E., Miss--Planting plan, n.d.

Note

2789 McConnell Drive, Los Angeles.
Physical Description: 1 item.
 

Landscape Design / Horticulture

 

General

Box 6, Folder 8

Photos [slides] by Joe Seals, May 1982. p. 61(#12-18), 1872.

 

Illustrations

Box 7

Photographs.

 

Illustrations [Photo]

Box 9, Folder 2

California sycamore--plantanus racemosa--Black and white photo, n.d.

Physical Description: 1 item.
 

Illustrations [Slides]

Box 6, Folder 4

Plant specimens--pp.17(#18)-18(#8), n.d.

Box 6, Folder 4

Plant specimens, landscapes--pp.18(#15)-22(#1), n.d.

Box 6, Folder 5

Cactus, etc.--pp.29(#14)-31(#17), n.d.

Box 6, Folder 7

Small plants for small places (lecture with notes)--pp.52(#16)-53(#6)--See also Box 4, folder 13, Small plants for small places, n.d.

Box 6, Folder 7

Fences--p. 48(#10)-48(#15), n.d.

Box 6, Folder 7

Uncommon ornamentals--pp.53(#7)-54(#17), n.d.

Box 6, Folder 7

Uncommon materials--pp.50(#7)-52(#15), n.d.

Box 6, Folder 7

English gardens--pp.54(#18)-56(#7), n.d.

Box 6, Folder 8

Landscape--pp.47(#12)-58(#6), n.d.

Box 6, Folder 8

Miscellaneous and unidentified--pp.58(#7)-61(#5), n.d.

Box 6, Folder 8

Miscellaneous--pp.61(#6-11), n.d.

Box 6, Folder 9

Designing gardens in California (lecture and notes)--pp.1-4, n.d.

Box 9, Folder 1

Garden details--Snapshots mounted on scrapbook pages. Brentwood, Santa Barbara, Claremont, Mirandy residence, 1968.

Physical Description: 2 items.
 

Outlines for Talks, Lectures, Articles Published

Box 5, Folder 1

Low growing shrubs with architectural value--Folders 1-23 designated by PC as ... of possible future use, n.d.

Box 5, Folder 2

Landscape of Man's Private World, n.d.

Box 5, Folder 3

Nature of Landscape Design, n.d.

Box 5, Folder 4

Basic Garden Skills, n.d.

Box 5, Folder 5

Landscaping the Small Garden, n.d.

Box 5, Folder 6

Shade Gardens, n.d.

Box 5, Folder 7

Ornamental Horticulture and Garden Design, n.d.

Box 5, Folder 8

Use of Natives in Planting Design, n.d.

Box 5, Folder 9

Easy Ferns for Southern California Gardens (Other Than Tree Ferns), n.d.

Box 5, Folder 10

Annuals in California, n.d.

Box 5, Folder 11

What is a Garden, n.d.

Box 5, Folder 12

Color in the Tropical Garden, n.d.

Box 5, Folder 13

Christmas Decor in for Southern California, n.d.

Box 5, Folder 14

Plants in the Christmas Tradition--Seasonal Decor in the Southern California Home, n.d.

Box 5, Folder 15

Plant Materials and Planting Design, n.d.

Box 5, Folder 16

Cultivation in Pots, Tubs, or Boxes, n.d.

Box 5, Folder 17

Most Useful Trees for Pacific Palisades, n.d.

Box 5, Folder 18

Return to California, 1972, 1972.

Box 5, Folder 19

Fuchsias, n.d.

Box 5, Folder 20

Hugh Evans, Horticulturalist by Esther Perl, March 1975.

Box 5, Folder 21

A Riot of Orange, Yellow, Salmon, Violet and Lavender, n.d.

Box 5, Folder 22

Notes on public gardens, n.d.

Box 5, Folder 23

Miscellaneous notes, n.d.

 

Plant Lists by Philip Chandler

Box 3, Folder 1

Basic shrubs for Southern California gardens.

Box 3, Folder 2

Basic trees for landscape use in Southern California.

Box 3, Folder 3

Basic vines, wall shrubs and espaliers--Southern California.

Box 3, Folder 4

California natives for landscape use.

Box 3, Folder 5

Effective plant combinations for shaded areas (thin shade, strong light).

Box 3, Folder 6

Evergreen screening materials for containers on windy balconies or decks.

Box 3, Folder 7

Foliage predominantly red-green, bronze and copper.

Box 3, Folder 8

Gray-green sequence in plant materials.

Box 3, Folder 9

Lawn trees.

Box 3, Folder 10

Linear and needle-leaved plants.

Box 3, Folder 11

Linear-leaved sequence by Schinus molle (One doesn't need all of them!).

Box 3, Folder 12

Little plants for little places.

Box 3, Folder 13

Perennials useful in Southern California.

Box 3, Folder 14

Plant materials for fragrance (Southern California).

Box 3, Folder 15

Plants for full shade.

Box 3, Folder 16

Plant materials useful in containers.

Box 3, Folder 17

Plant materials for seashore (Southern California).

Box 3, Folder 18

Plants for the tropical look in Southern California (Palms & edible fruits listed separately).

Box 3, Folder 19

Principal palms in California.

Box 3, Folder 20

Remarkable trees of greater Los Angeles.

Box 3, Folder 21

Rock garden plants and sources--Chris Rosmini and Bob Smaus.

Box 3, Folder 22

Significant ground covers for greater Los Angeles.

Box 3, Folder 23

Silver foliage for the Southern California landscape.

Box 3, Folder 24

Trees we should know (in greater Los Angeles).

Box 3, Folder 25

Tropical and sub-tropical fruits in Southern California.

Box 3, Folder 26

When they flower in Los Angeles.

Box 3, Folder 27

Yellow--green foliage.

 

Research Materials

Box 4, Folder 18

Tree specimens, garden details--photos, n.d.

Box 5, Folder 29

Evans & Reeves nurseries plant list--With annotations by PC., 1950s(?).

Box 5, Folder 30

Herbs--unidentified published list, n.d.

Box 5, Folder 31

List of herbs--Taylor's Garden, San Gabriel, n.d.

Box 5, Folder 32

Plant journals, publications, handbooks, v.d.

Box 5, Folder 33

Streatfield, David. Rancho Los Alamitos Garden Restoration--historical narrative, 1990.

 

Teaching

Box 4, Folder 5

Class Intineraries, n.d.

Box 4, Folder 6

The Home Landscape, n.d.

Box 4, Folder 7

Horticultural exam, n.d.

Box 4, Folder 8

Ornamental Horticulture and Garden Design, n.d.

Box 4, Folder 9

Plant Combination Theory, n.d.

Box 4, Folder 10

Plant Materials in Landscaping for Professionals: Tropical effects ..., n.d.

Box 4, Folder 11

Plant Materials in Landscaping for Professionals: Interior Planting ..., n.d.

Box 4, Folder 12

Random notes for workshop handout, n.d.

Box 4, Folder 13

Small plants for small places--Slide lecture(?). With list of slides, notes, photos. See also Box 6, folder 7, slide pp.52-53, n.d.

Box 4, Folder 14

Tributes from students, 1972-1973.

Box 4, Folder 15

Plant Matter and Plant Composition--UCLA extension course Art S193F, 1974-1976.

Box 4, Folder 16

Theory of Plant Combination in Planting Design--UCLA lecture, 1982.

Box 4, Folder 17

Handouts--design notebook by Paula Dietz, New York Times, August 28, 1980.

 

Personal

 

Correspondence

Box 5, Folder 39

Christmas cards, 1978, 1988, n.d.

Box 5, Folder 40

Letters from Dick Chapman, 1990.

 

Garden Tours

Box 5, Folder 34

Itineraries, 1985, n.d.

 

General

Box 7

Photographs.

 

General [Slides]

Box 6, Folder 3

Miscellaneous--pp.9(#12)-14(#1), n.d.

Box 6, Folder 4

Unidentified house interior--p. 18(#9-14), n.d.

Box 6, Folder 6

Odds & ends--p. 42(#13)-47, n.d.

Box 6, Folder 7

p. 48(#16-19), n.d.

Box 6, Folder 7

Miscellaneous--p. 56(#8-20), n.d.

Box 6, Folder 7

Odds & ends--p. 48(#1-9), n.d.

 

Miscellaneous

Box 5, Folder 37

Snapshots and portraits, mostly unidentified.

Box 5, Folder 41

Sketches of garden details [copies], poem, n.d.

 

Portraits

Box 5, Folder 38

Philip Chandler--photographs, 1937-1990(?).

 

Symposiums Attended

Box 5, Folder 35

Santa Barbara Botanic Gardens--landscape design, 1989.

Box 5, Folder 36

Santa Barbara Botanic Garden--Mediterranean plants, 1990.

 

Travel

Box 6, Folder 4

Scotland--pp.24(#1)-24(#2), n.d.

Box 6, Folder 7

San Francisco, 1976--pp.48(#20)-49(#17), 1976.

Box 7

Various states, countries--photographs.

Box 8

Various states, countries--postcards.

 

Travel [Slides]

Box 6, Folder 1

Hawaii--pp.1-3, n.d.

Box 6, Folder 2

Hawaii--pp.4-6, n.d.

Box 6, Folder 3

Hawaii--pp.7-8 (#12), n.d.

Box 6, Folder 3

Japan--p. 14(#2)-14(#16), n.d.

Box 6, Folder 4

Mt. Desert, N.E. Harbor, Maine--p. 26(#10-20), n.d.

Box 6, Folder 4

Martha's Vineyard--pp.25(#16)-26(#9), n.d.

Box 6, Folder 4

Europe--pp.24(#3)-25(#12), n.d.

Box 6, Folder 4

England--pp.22(#2)-23(#20), n.d.

Box 6, Folder 4

Europe--p. 17(#1-17), n.d.

Box 6, Folder 4

Europe--pp.14(#17)-16(#20), n.d.

Box 6, Folder 4

Northern Ireland--p. 25(#13-15), n.d.

Box 6, Folder 5

Mt. Desert, N.E. Harbor, Maine--p. 27 (#8), n.d.

Box 6, Folder 5

Mexico--pp.27(#9)-29(#3), n.d.

Box 6, Folder 5

England--pp.31(#8)-35(#4), n.d.

Box 6, Folder 5

Hawaii--p. 35(#1-5), n.d.

Box 6, Folder 6

Hawaii--pp.36(#1)-42(#12), n.d.

Box 6, Folder 7

Rancho Santa Fe, July 19, 1978--pp.49(#18)-50(#6), 1978.

Box 6, Folder 8

Powderhorn Ranch--p. 57 (#1-11), n.d.

 

Southern California History

 

Notes by Bob Armacost

Box 5, Folder 24

Clippings re Santa Monica, Westgate, Sawtelle, Westwood--Clippings and holograph note by Bob Armacost. Folders 24-28 from Bob Armacost, 1980-1989.

Box 5, Folder 25

Orchid growing at Armacost & Royston by Robert L. Armacost, September 1983.

Box 5, Folder 26

A brief history of Armacost and Royston by Robert L. Armacost, January 1981.

Box 5, Folder 27

Early memories of Santa Monica and Sawtelle by Robert L. Armacost--With appendix dated July 1989 and letter to PC dated October 20, 1990, 1989-1990.

Box 5, Folder 28

Letters and notes to Philip Chandler from Bob Armacost, 1990.

 

Writings by Others

Box 4, Folder 4

George H. Spalding by Mildred Mathias, n.d.

Physical Description: 3 pp. Rough draft.
 

Writings by Philip Chandler

Box 4, Folder 1

Santa Barbara Safari--Alternate title: Spring in Santa Barbara, n.d.

Physical Description: 3 items.
Box 4, Folder 2

Ornamental Plants for California Gardens, n.d.

Physical Description: ca. 210 pp. Typescript with holograph corrections.
Box 4, Folder 3

Ornamental Plants for California Gardens, n.d.

Physical Description: ca. 225 pp. Offset print with holograph notes.