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Inventory of the St. Francis Wood Virtual Collection
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Series Description

 

Series I. Henry Gutterson

Creator: Henry Gutterson
Physical Description: 4 items

Series Scope and Content Summary

Consists of neighborhood plot maps probably used for marketing purposes, a plot plan of a neighborhood extension, and details of brick and cement walks. Arranged alphabetically by project name
 

A. Mason-McDuffie Co./Westgate Park Co., 1915-1925

 

St. Francis Wood block 3105A, Lots 17-20 (Houses Surrey, Sussex, and Kent)

 

St. Francis Wood brick and cement walks

 

St. Francis Wood map

 

St. Francis Wood map with extension

 

Series II. John Galen Howard

Creator: John Galen Howard
Physical Description: 37 items

Series Scope and Content Summary

Consists of working drawings of neighborhood infrastructure projects for Mason-McDuffie Co. (e.g. entrance gates, fountains, street lamps) and photographs of these projects during and after construction. These materials represent some of the earliest work done at St. Francis Wood. Arranged by medium
 

A. Mason-McDuffie Co. drawings, 1912-1913

 

Mason-McDuffie San Francisco office, elevation

 

St. Francis Wood entrance gate (1): plans, elevations and sections

 

St. Francis Wood entrance gate (2): plans, elevations and sections, revised

 

St. Francis Wood entrance gate (3): revised plan of sidewalks

 

St. Francis Wood entrance gate (4): typical elevation and section

 

St. Francis Wood entrance gate (5): typical details

 

St. Francis Wood entrance gate (6): typical details, revised

 

St. Francis Wood entrance gate (7): plan of north court

 

St. Francis Wood tract office (1): plan, elevations and details

 

St. Francis Wood tract office sign (1)

 

St. Francis Wood Commons (1): plans, elevations and sections

 

St. Francis Wood Commons (2)

 

St. Francis Wood balustrades (1)

 

St. Francis Wood balustrades (2)

 

St. Francis Wood street lamps

 

St. Francis Wood lamp standards

 

St. Francis Wood Circle fountain (1)

 

B. Office Records: Photograph Scrapbook, circa 1912

 

St. Francis Wood Commons (3)

 

St. Francis Wood Commons (4)

 

St. Francis Wood Commons (5)

 

St. Francis Wood entrance gate (8)

 

St. Francis Wood entrance gate (9)

 

St. Francis Wood entrance gate (10)

 

St. Francis Wood entrance gate (11)

 

St. Francis Wood entrance gate (12)

 

St. Francis Wood entrance gate (13)

 

St. Francis Wood entrance gate (14)

 

St. Francis Wood Circle fountain (2)

 

St. Francis Wood Circle fountain (3)

 

St. Francis Wood Circle fountain (4)

 

St. Francis Wood Circle (1)

 

St. Francis Wood Circle (2)

 

St. Francis Wood Circle (3)

 

St. Francis Wood tract office (2)

 

St. Francis Wood tract office (3)

 

St. Francis Wood tract office (4)

 

St. Francis Wood tract office sign (2)

 

Series III. Stafford L. Jory

Creator: Stafford L. Jory
Physical Description: 5 items

Series Scope and Content Summary

Consists of working drawings for the Conklin Residence. Arranged alphabetically by project name
 

A. A.D. Conklin Residence, 1922

 

Plot and basement plans

 

First and second floor plans

 
 

Interior elevations and other details

 

Various details

 

Series IV. William G. Merchant

Creator: William G. Merchant
Physical Description: 22 items

Series Scope and Content Summary

Consists of working drawings for three residences in St. Francis Wood. Arranged alphabetically by project name
 

A. A.J. Callahan Residence, 1937

 

Landscape plan

 

Plot and roof plan

 

Basement plan

 

First floor plan

 

Second floor plan

 
 

Elevations and sections

 

B. R.A. Clarke Residence, 1937

 

Basement, roof and plot plans

 

First and second floor plans

 
 
 

Entrance and stair details

 

Sections and details

 

Simplified floor plans

 

C. Arthur J. Vollert Residence, 1936

 

Basement and foundation plan

 

First floor plan

 

Second floor plan

 

Roof plan and details

 

East and west elevations

 

South elevation and interiors

 

North elevation, sections and interior elevations

 

Foundation details

 

Series V. Julia Morgan

Creator: Julia Morgan
Physical Description: 7 items

Series Scope and Content Summary

Consists of working drawings for the Dixwell Davenport Residence. Arranged alphabetically by project name
 

A. Dixwell Davenport Residence, 1917

 

Foundation plan

 

First floor plan

 

Second floor plan

 

South elevation

 

East and west elevations

 

North elevation

 

Interiors and details

 

Series VI. Irving F. and Gertrude Comfort Morrow

Creator: Gertrude Comfort Morrow
Creator: Irving F. Morrow
Physical Description: 84 items

Series Scope and Content Summary

Consists of working drawings, presentation drawings, photographs and promotional brochures for residences in St. Francis Wood. Arranged alphabetically by project name
 

A. S.E. Heckscher Residence, addition, 1919

 

Pergola and birdhouse

 
 

Foundation and basement plan

 

First floor plan

 

Second floor plan

 
 

Northwest elevation

 

Northeast elevation

 

Southeast elevation

 

Southwest elevation

 

Interior details

 

Exterior details

 

B. Maurice Heppner Residence, 1923

 

Presentation drawing

 

C. R.C. Mason Residence drawings, 1918

 
 

Basement plan

 

First Floor plan

 

Second Floor plan

 

North elevation

 

West elevation

 

South elevation

 

East elevation

 

Interior details

 

Stair details

 

Exterior details

 

D. R.C. Mason Residence photographs, circa 1918

 

Exterior, front view

 

Exterior, rear view

 

Interior, bedroom (1)

 

Interior, bedroom (2)

 

Interior, dining room

 

Interior, living room (1)

 

Interior, living room (2)

 

Interior, living room (3)

 

E. James F. Rice Residence drawings, 1918

 
 

Foundation plan

 

First floor plan

 

Second floor plan

 

South elevation

 

West elevation

 

North elevation

 

East elevation

 

Interior and exterior details

 

F. James F. Rice Residence photographs, circa 1918

 

Exterior (1)

 

Exterior (2)

 

Interior, fireplace

 

Interior, entrance hall

 

G. St. Francis Home Bldg. Co: Terrace Drive Houses, 1919-1921

 

Proposed residence (later Sauter Residence), perspective

 

Proposed group of homes, perspective (1)

 

Proposed group of homes, perspective (2)

 

Proposed group of homes, perspective (3)

 

Proposed group of homes, elevations

 

Proposed group of homes, plans

 

Proposed group of homes, photograph

 

House 1: Plot plan

 

House 1: Foundation and basement plan

 

House 1: Main floor plan

 

House 1: North and south elevations

 

House 1: West elevation

 

House 1: East elevation

 

House 1: Interior details

 

House 1: Exterior details

 

House 2: Plot plan

 

House 2: Basement and foundation plan

 

House 2: First floor plan

 

House 2: Second floor plan

 

House 2: South elevation

 

House 2: West elevation

 

House 2: North elevation

 

House 2: East elevation

 

House 2: Details

 

Houses 1 & 2: Fence and double garage

 

Houses 1 & 2: Double garage

 

H.  Sales brochure: Lot 10, Block 21 of St. Francis Wood circa 1919

 

Brochure cover

 

Perspective and plans

 

I.  Sales brochure: Lot 24, Block 22 of St. Francis Wood circa 1919

 

Brochure cover

 

Perspective and plans

 

J. C.J. Sauter Residence, 1919

 
 

Foundation and basement plan

 

Main floor plan

 

North and south elevations

 

West elevation

 

East elevation

 

K. Floyd C. Shank Residence, alterations, 1933

 
 
 

Series VII. Olmsted Brothers

Creator: Olmstead Brothers
Physical Description: 3 items

Series Scope and Content Summary

Contains drawings of planting plans for a park, streets, and model homes. Arranged alphabetically by project name
 

A. Westgate Park Co., 1915-1917

 

Planting plan for houses M-N-O-P

 

Planting plan for park at junction of Santa Cruz, San Lorenzo, and Santa Ynez

 

Planting plan for the Terrace Road and Santa Clara Avenue

 

Series VIII. St. Francis Wood Homeowners Association

Creator: St. Francis Wood Homeowners Association
Physical Description: 0 items

Series Scope and Content Summary

The Homeowners Association collected these documents for the purposes of design review. Thus, this series contains blueprints and specifications for a number of different homes by different architects. Arranged alphabetically by project name
 

Series IX. Harry W. Shepherd

Creator: Harry W. Shepherd
Physical Description: 33 items

Series Scope and Content Summary

Contains letters, specifications, drawings and snapshots related to plantings in St. Francis Wood. Arranged by medium
 

A. St. Francis Wood plantings, drawings and correspondence, 1926

 

Letter from H.W. Shepherd to J. English re: Surrey, Sussex and Kent gardens

 

Letter from Westgate Park Co. to H.W. Shepherd re: Valentine garden

 

Specifications for Surrey, Sussex, and Kent gardens, page 1

 

Specifications for Surrey, Sussex, and Kent gardens, page 2

 

Embankment planting plan, lots 1,2,3,4

 

B. St. Francis Wood plantings, photographs, circa 1926

 

St. Francis Wood plantings (1)

 

St. Francis Wood plantings (2)

 

St. Francis Wood plantings (3)

 

St. Francis Wood plantings (4)

 

St. Francis Wood plantings (5)

 

St. Francis Wood plantings (6)

 

St. Francis Wood plantings (7)

 

St. Francis Wood plantings (8)

 

St. Francis Wood plantings (9)

 

St. Francis Wood plantings (10)

 

St. Francis Wood plantings (11)

 

St. Francis Wood plantings (12)

 

St. Francis Wood plantings (13)

 

St. Francis Wood plantings (14)

 

St. Francis Wood plantings (15)

 

St. Francis Wood plantings (16)

 

St. Francis Wood plantings (17)

 

St. Francis Wood plantings (18)

 

St. Francis Wood plantings (19)

 

St. Francis Wood plantings (20)

 

St. Francis Wood plantings (21)

 

St. Francis Wood plantings (22)

 

St. Francis Wood plantings (23)

 

St. Francis Wood plantings (24)

 

St. Francis Wood plantings (25)

 

St. Francis Wood plantings (26)

 

St. Francis Wood plantings (27)

 

St. Francis Wood plantings (28)

 

Series X. Walter Steilberg

Creator: Walter Steilberg
Physical Description: 1 item

Series Scope and Content Summary

Contains one working drawing of an addition to the Stephens Residence. Arranged alphabetically by project name
 

A. Garrol Stephens Residence, addition, 1936

 
 

Series XI. Ward Thomas

Creator: Ward Thomas
Physical Description: 1 item

Series Scope and Content Summary

Contains one presentation drawing of Ahearn Residence. Arranged alphabetically by project name
 

A. W.J. Ahearn Residence, 1946