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Finding Aid for the Thornton Montaigne Abell papers, 1928-1983 0000102
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Personal Papers Series I. 1928-1963

Physical Description: 0.292 Linear feet
 

Biographical Information A. 1963-1975

Physical Description: 0.021 Linear feet
Box 1, Folder 1

Professional Biography and Qualification Record 1963, 1972, 1973, 1975

 

Student Work B. Circa 1928-1929

Physical Description: 0.25 Linear feet
Box 1, Folder 2

Course Files Funriture Design: Colonial Georgian, Early France, Egyptian N.D.

Box 1, Folder 3

Course Files Furniture Design: Elizabeth/Tudor, Georgian, Louis and Directoire N.D.

Box 1, Folder 4

Course Files Furniture Design: Medievel, Miscellaneous, Mycenean N.D.

Box 1, Folder 5

Course Files Furniture Design: Persian, Spanish, Italian N.D.

Box 1, Folder 6

Course Notes: School of Architecture, USC, Los Angeles, CA 1928-1929

Box 1, Folder 7

Course Notes: School of Architecture, USC, Los Angeles, CA 1928-1929

 

Photographs C. Circa 1946-1969

Physical Description: 0.021 Linear feet
Box 12, Folder 419

Thornton Abell Photographs Circa 1946-1969

 

Professional Papers Series II. 1930-1983

Physical Description: 0.812 Linear feet
 

Correspondence A. 1929-1983

Physical Description: 0.25 Linear feet
Box 1, Folder 8

Correspondence 1946-1952

Box 1, Folder 9

Correspondence 1968-74

Box 1, Folder 10

Correspondence 1975

Box 1, Folder 11

Correspondence 1976

Box 1, Folder 12

Correspondence 1977

Box 1, Folder 13

Correspondence 1978

Box 1, Folder 14

Correspondence 1979

Box 1, Folder 15

Correspondence 1980

Box 1, Folder 16

Correspondence 1981

Box 1, Folder 17

Correspondence 1982

Box 1, Folder 18

Correspondence 1983

Box 1, Folder 19

Correspondence N.D.

Box 1, Folder 20

Correspondence with R.M. Schindler 1929

Box 1, Folder 21

Correspondence with University of California 1964-1974

Box 1, Folder 22

University of Southern California Search Committee (Dean of Architecture) 1980-1981

 

Writings B.  1958-1975

Physical Description: 0.083 Linear feet
Box 1, Folder 23

American Institute of Architects 1958

Box 1, Folder 24

Miscellaneous Writings 1960-1975

 

Associations and Committees C. 1963-1982

Physical Description: 0.208 Linear feet
Box 1, Folder 25

American Institute of Architects 1963-1964

Box 1, Folder 26-27

Architectural Guild, University of Southern California 1976-1981

Box 1, Folder 28-29

California Council, American Institute of Architects 1973-1982

Box 1, Folder 30

Los Angeles Chapter of American Institute of Architects 1978-1982

 

Awards D. 1930-1966

Physical Description: 0.083 Linear feet
Oversize-box 14, Folder 516, Box 1, Folder 31

Awards and Certificates 1951-1966

Box 1, Folder 32

Society of Beaux Arts Architects, 2nd Medal 1930-31

 

Research Notes E. N.D.

Physical Description: 0.021 Linear feet
Box 1, Folder 33

Equations Notebook N.D.

 

Reference Files F. 1935-1983

Physical Description: 0.167 Linear feet
Box 1, Folder 34

Brentwood- Pacific Palisdades Planning Info 1971-1983

Box 1, Folder 35

Fine Art Pamphlets 1981

Box 1, Folder 36

General Motors Design Competition for Dealer Establishments Booklet N.D.

Box 1, Folder 37

"Jockey Montparnasse" (Sketches by Boris Leven) 1935

Box 1, Folder 38

Jones, Quincy Clippings 1979-1981

Box 1, Folder 39

Miscellaneous Clippings 1972-1982

Box 1, Folder 40

Miscellaneous Clippings 1978-1982

Box 1, Folder 41

Miscellaneous N.D.

Box 1, Folder 42

Museum Pamphlets Circa 1982

Box 1, Folder 43

Typeface Books Circa 1970

Box 1, Folder 44

University of Southern California 1968, 1977

 

Office Records Series III. 1942-1981

Physical Description: 0.854 Linear feet
 

Administrative A. 1958-1977

Physical Description: 0.083 Linear feet
Box 2, Folder 45

Architect- Engineer and Related Services Questionnaire (Form 254) 1966-1976

Box 2, Folder 46

Drawing Title Block N.D.

Box 2, Folder 47

General Conditions of the Contract for Construction 1966-1977

Box 2, Folder 48

Standard Form of Agreement between Contractor and Owner 1958, 1977, 1978

Box 2, Folder 49

Standard Form of Agreement between Owner and Architect 1977-1978

 

Correspondence B. 1970-1981

Physical Description: 0.021 Linear feet
Box 2, Folder 50

General Correspondence 1970-1981

 

Financial Records C. 1965-1981

Physical Description: 0.208 Linear feet
Box 2, Folder 51-52

Checkstubs 1978-1980

Box 2, Folder 53

Office Time Cards 1976-1977

Box 2, Folder 54

Office Time Cards 1979-1980

Box 2, Folder 55

Payroll 1965-1972

Oversize-box 14, Folder 501

Payroll 1974-1975

Box 2, Folder 56

Payroll 1973-1978

Box 2, Folder 57

Payroll 1979-1981

 

Presentation Materials D. 1937-1980

 

Clippings and Scrapbooks E. 1942-1981

Physical Description: 0.5 Linear feet
Box 2, Folder 58

Abell, Thornton Office Building 1955, 1960

Box 2, Folder 59

Amaerican Institute of Architects Related 1954-1981

Box 2, Folder 60

"Arts of Southern California" Long Beach Museum of Art: Abell Office Building 1957

Box 2, Folder 61

Bakos, Dr. Augusns C.P. Residence 1961

Box 2, Folder 62

Bank of America Bank Relocation (Larchmont Branch) #295 1971-1973

Box 2, Folder 63

Beck Residence 1952

Box 2, Folder 64

Buck, Karl Commercial/ Industrial Remodeling #236C 1952, 1981

Box 2, Folder 

Buck, Karl Residence 1979

Box 2, Folder 66

Cal State Fullerton Art Building #274 1965

Box 2, Folder 67

Croskey, Walter Residence #300 1972-1974

Box 2, Folder 68

Desert Hotel Las Vegas, NV 1945

Box 2, Folder 69

Donart Drive In, Inc. 1945

Box 2, Folder 70

Gidding, Nelson "La Casa de la Punta de la Cruz" #299 1972

Box 2, Folder 71

Haines House 1945

Box 2, Folder 72

Hainer, Douglas (Mt. Olympus Competition) Residence #273 1969

Box 2, Folder 73

Hilton-Harrison, Inc. Booklet N.D.

Oversize-box 14, Folder 502

Holiday Magazine "Holiday Handbook of Dining Rooms" pg. 129 1962

Box 2, Folder 74

Home Show House #172 1952

Box 2, Folder 75

Women's Architectural League Home Tour 1976

Box 2, Folder 76

LeBrun, Rico 1962-1964

Box 2, Folder 77

Neidringhaus, Mary McKeen Residences #212 1957-1959

Box 2, Folder 78

General Publicity 1952-1968

Box 2, Folder 79

Rubel, John Residence Addition and Alteration #261 1964

Box 2, Folder 80

School Buildings 1942-1945

Box 2, Folder 81

Siskin, Marshall Residence #266 1964-1966

Box 2, Folder 83

Siskin Investment Companies, Office Building, Los Angeles, CA (#291) 1970-1973

Box 13, Folder 483

Photographs of Siskin Investment Companies, Office Building, Los Angeles, CA (#291) 1970-1973

Box 2, Folder 83

Unidentified Residence Clippings 1945-1980

Box 2, Folder 84

Wilcox, Lester Residence 1945-1948

Box 2, Folder 85

World Savings and Loan Association Bank Remodeling #315 1981

Box 13, Folder 491

Unidentified Persons N.D.

 

Appointment Books F. 1978-1981

Physical Description: 0.042 Linear feet
Box 2, Folder 86

Appointment Book 1978

Box 2, Folder 87

Appointment Book 1979

Box 2, Folder 88

Appointment Book 1980

Box 2, Folder 89

Appointment Book 1981

 

Project Records Series IV. 1931-1982

 

Project Lists A.

Physical Description: 0.021 Linear feet
Box 2, Folder 90

Job Index and Bids

Box 2, Folder 91

Job Index and Bids

 

Files B. 1938-1982

Physical Description: 9.0 Linear feet

Note:

see Project Index
 

Photographs C. 1937-1982

Physical Description: 2.0 Linear feet
 

Drawings D. 1931-1982

Note:

see Project Index