Guide to the Birge M. Clark Architectural Records and Personal Papers

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Stanford, California
February 2011
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Overview

Call Number: SC0823
Creator: Clark, Birge M. (Birge Malcolm), 1893-
Title: Birge M. Clark architectural records and personal papers
Dates: 1919-1990
Physical Description: 12 Linear feet (29 boxes)
Summary: The collection has been organized into 4 series. Series 1, Office Files, contains chronological correspondence files, 1921-1979; project files containing correspondence, contracts, financial documents, notes, small-scale drawings, memoranda, and other materials, 1924-1990; and files on administrative matters, articles and talks on Palo Alto's architectural history, and other professional activities. Series 2 consists of photographs and slides of finished projects (homes, schools, municipal buildings, and businesses), 1927-1977. Series 3 contains specifications and some drawings and plans. Series 4, Personal Papers, includes files from architecture classes Clark taught at Stanford containing syllabi, exams, informational materials, lectures, and correspondence, 1950-1972; files from Stanford's Class of 1914 fundraising efforts, 1977-79; copies of his two memoirs, 1971 and 1982; and other miscellaneous papers.
Language(s): The materials are inEnglish.
Repository: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives.
Stanford University Libraries.
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, CA 94305-6064
Email: speccollref@stanford.edu
Phone: (650) 725-1022
URL: http://library.stanford.edu/spc

Biographical/Historical Sketch

Birge M. Clark earned his A.B. in graphic art at Stanford in 1914 and his degree in architecture at Columbia in 1917. After his service as a balloon observer during World War I, he returned to Palo Alto and began his practice as an architect. He designed many homes and businesses in Palo Alto, including the Post Office, the Community Center, and the Hewlett-Packard plant. His contributions to Stanford's architecture include the Seeley G. Mudd Chemistry Building and the John Stauffer Chemical Laboratories.

Description of the Collection

This collection of papers has been organized into 4 series. Series 1, Office Files, contains chronological correspondence files, 1921-1979; project files containing correspondence, contracts, financial documents, notes, small-scale drawings, memoranda, and other materials, 1924-1990; and files on administrative matters, articles and talks on Palo Alto's architectural history, and other professional activities. Series 2 consists of photographs and slides of finished projects (homes, schools, municipal buildings, and businesses), 1927-1977. Series 3 contains specifications and some drawings and plans. Series 4, Personal Papers, includes files from architecture classes Clark taught at Stanford containing syllabi, exams, informational materials, lectures, and correspondence, 1950-72; files from Stanford's Class of 1914 fundraising efforts, 1977-1979; copies of his two memoirs, 1971 and 1982; and other miscellaneous papers.

Access Terms

Clark, Birge M. (Birge Malcolm), 1893-
Stanford University--Alumni.
Stanford University--Buildings.
Architects.
Architecture, Domestic--California
Architecture--Study and teaching.
Palo Alto (Calif.)--History.


Collection Contents

 

Series 1 Office Files

Box 1, Folder 1

Correspondence 1921-1924

Box 1, Folder 2

Correspondence 1925-1926

Box 1, Folder 3

Correspondence 1927-1929

Box 1, Folder 4

Correspondence 1930

Box 1, Folder 5

Correspondence 1931-1932

Box 1, Folder 6

Correspondence 1936-1938

Box 1, Folder 7

Correspondence 1939-1941

Box 1, Folder 8

Correspondence 1942-1943

Box 1, Folder 9

Correspondence 1944-1948

Box 1, Folder 10

Correspondence 1959-1972

Box 1, Folder 11

Correspondence 1973 Jan.-July

Box 1, Folder 12

Correspondence 1973 Aug.-Dec.

Box 1, Folder 13

Correspondence 1976-1979

Box 1, Folder 14

Bills and receipts 1922-1924

Box 2, Folder 1

Boy Scout Fire Cirle (#484) 1938-1939

Box 2, Folder 2

Branham High School (Campbell Unified School District) 1990

Box 2, Folder 2.1

Cal-West Communities, correspondence 1971

Box 2, Folder 3

Clark (Birge) residence 1936-1937, 1961

Box 2, Folder 4

Clark (Birge) residence, cancelled checks 1936-1937

Box 2, Folder 5

Crittenden Middle School, Mountain View 1989-1990

Box 2, Folder 6

Crittenden Middle School, Mountain View, trellis 1990

Box 2, Folder 6.1

Hewlett Packard, AIA National Awards Program 1963

Box 2, Folder 7

Hewlett Packard, building 32 1987

Box 2, Folder 8

Hoover Houses (series of 5 on SU campus) 1924-1928

Box 2, Folder 9

Jordan Junior High School (#432) 1936-1937

Box 2, Folder 10

Jordan (David Starr) residence (#186) 1923-1924

Box 2, Folder 11

Kimber residence 1945-1947

Box 3, Folder 1

Old Mountain View High School, appraisal 1983

Box 3, Folder 2

Palo Alto Community Theater (#367) 1932-1934

Box 3, Folder 3

Palo Alto Community Theater (#374) 1933-1941

Box 3, Folder 4

Palo Alto Post Office (#364) 1931-1936

Box 3, Folder 5

San Jose Civic Center 1948

Box 3, Folder 6

Stern residence (#360) 1931-1939

Box 3, Folder 7

Theuerkauf Elementary School 1990

Box 3, Folder 8

Color examples for Theuerkauf Elementary School 1990

Box 3, Folder 9

Whisman Sports Center, Mountain View 1989

Box 3, Folder 10

Whisman School, color examples

Box 3, Folder 10.1

White Office Building, brochures and ads

Box 3, Folder 11

Williams residence, Pebble Beach, CA 1987

Box 4, Folder 1

American Arbitrtion Association - Copple/Hopkins case 1970-1971

Box 4, Folder 2

American Arbitrtion Association - Skykomish/Huber case 1969

Box 4, Folder 3

American Arbitrtion Association - UC Regents/Kump case 1975

Box 4, Folder 4

American Arbitrtion Association - Burkett/Bakke case 1968

Box 4, Folder 5

American Arbitrtion Association - Eagleston/Baxter case 1964

Box 4, Folder 6

American Arbitrtion Association, general correspondence 1962-1971

Box 4, Folder 7

Architect's license (Birge and David) 1934

Box 4, Folder 8

"Architecture as Related to Citizenship," typescript lecture circa 1921

Box 4, Folder 9

Brochure/Marketing layout 1988

Box 4, Folder 10

"Campus Homes and Their Inhabitants," outline and text of talk 1977

Box 4, Folder 11

Canary v. Trans-Bay, expert witness 1968

Box 4, Folder 12

Comments on Norris home, article undated

Box 4, Folder 13

"Commercial Buildings in Palo Alto Designed by the Office of Birge M. Clark," typescript text with additional pages on Mrs. Stern and the Community Center 1976

Box 4, Folder 14

Commercial buildings in Palo Alto, clippings 1933-1986

Box 4, Folder 15

"Design at Home," text for a talk undated

Box 4, Folder 16

Drowning incident (Mr. Marx) , Clark's account of circa 1939

Box 4, Folder 17

Early California architecture, text for talk on 1976

Box 4, Folder 18

Exposition home print (Morsman house), Christmas card 1941

Box 4, Folder 19

Hoover House, correspondence regarding 1969-1980

Box 4, Folder 20

Hoover House, clippings 1972-1983

Box 4, Folder 21

Hoover House, historic status 1965

Box 4, Folder 22

Hoover House - California Historic Landmark Dedication 1978

Box 5, Folder 1

National Defense 1942

Box 5, Folder 2

"Notes on old College Terrace and old Mayfield," 1970

Box 5, Folder 3

Palo Alto homes, list and correspondence regarding 1979-1982

Box 5, Folder 4

Palo Alto Savings and Loan Association 1965-1974

Box 5, Folder 5

Palo Alto Savings and Loan Association 1950-1964

Box 5, Folder 6

Palo Alto Savings and Loan Association, two reports 1968

Box 5, Folder 7

Photo records, miscellaneous

Box 5, Folder 8

"Residences in Palo Alto and Stanford Designed by the Office of Birge M. Clark," circa 1976

Box 5, Folder 9

Residences on Stanford campus, lists

Box 5, Folder 10

Veterans' Building (Palo Alto) - Landmark Dedication 1976

Box 5, Folder 11

Veterans' Building (Palo Alto) - Citizens' Advisory Committee report 1976

Box 5, Folder 12

Veterans' Building (Palo Alto) - Citizens' Advisory Committee 1975-1978

Box 5, Folder 13

Veterans' Building (Palo Alto) - background on Julia Morgan

Box 5, Folder 14

Veterans' Building (Redwood City) - Historic Resource Report prepared by Diana J. Painter 2010 August

Box 6, Folder 1

Architectural Digest, Vol. 7, No. 2, with several illustrations of buildings by Clark 1929

Box 7, Folder 1

Index cards to architectural drawings, group 1: Palo Alto and Stanford

Box 7, Folder 2

Index cards to architectural drawings, group 2: all other locations

 

Series 2 Photographs and Slides

Photographs and Slides

 

Subseries 1 Photographs

Box 1

Dormitory at Menlo College [label missing]. Paper stamped with seal of the American Institute of Architects. / Crandall, Berton

Box 1

Ingold residence, Hillsborough, view of house from garden. Paper stamped with seal of the American Institute of Architects. / Crandall, Berton 1929

Box 1

Ingold residence, Hillsborough, view in patio. Paper stamped with seal of the American Institute of Architects. / Crandall, Berton 1929

Box 1

Mikel residence, Piedmont, view of house from patio. Paper stamped with seal of the American Institute of Architects. / Crandall, Berton 1929

Box 1

Ingold residence, Hillsborough, view of patio entrance detail. Paper stamped with seal of the American Institute of Architects. / Crandall, Berton 1929

Box 1

Mikel residence, Piedmont, interior view of stairhall. Paper stamped with seal of the American Institute of Architects. / Crandall, Berton 1929

Box 1

Mikel residence, Piedmont, entrance facade. Paper stamped with seal of the American Institute of Architects. / Crandall, Berton 1929

Box 1

Mikel residence, Piedmont, entrance doorway. Paper stamped with seal of the American Institute of Architects. / Crandall, Berton 1929

Box 1

Menlo School, El Camino dormitory, view under cloister. Paper stamped with seal of the American Institute of Architects. / Crandall, Berton 1928

Box 1

Norris residence, grilled doorway. Label from Exhibition of Architecture 1929, De Young Museum, San Francisco. / Crandall, Berton 1929

Box 1

Store buildings for Hare, Brewer & Clark, Palo Alto. Label from Exhibition of Architecture 1929, De Young Museum, San Francisco. / Crandall, Berton 1929

Box 1

Group of Ramona Street stores (538-542), Palo Alto. Label from Exhibition of Architecture 1929, De Young Museum, San Francisco. / Crandall, Berton 1929

Box 1

436-452 University Avenue, Palo Alto, Varsity Theater facade included. / Crandall, Berton 1927

Box 2

Ruth Stern residence, rear view / Waters, George

Box 2

Alta Mesa Cemetery. Paper stamped with seal of the American Institute of Architects. / Crandall, Berton 1933

Box 2

Alta Mesa Cemetery (interior view of building). Paper stamped with seal of the American Institute of Architects. / Crandall, Berton 1933

Box 2

Palo Alto Medical Clinic, Children's Waiting Room. Paper stamped with seal of the American Institute of Architects. / Crandall, Berton

Box 2

Palo Alto Medical Clinic, interior. Paper stamped with seal of the American Institute of Architects. / Crandall, Berton 1932

Box 2

Residence, Charles and Kathleen Norris, Palo Alto, CA / Crandall, Berton

Box 2

Mrs. Louis Stern residence, Miss Ruth Stern residence. Joint patio / Waters, George

Box 2

Miss Ruth Stern residence, living room fireplace. Paper stamped with seal of the American Institute of Architects. / Crandall, Berton 1932

Box 2

Stern residence on Cowper, Palo Alto, garden. Paper stamped with seal of the American Institute of Architects. / Crandall, Berton 1932

Box 2

Lucie Stern residence on Cowper, Palo Alto. Paper stamped with seal of the American Institute of Architects. / Crandall, Berton 1932

Box 2

Mrs. Louis Stern residence on Cowper, Palo Alto, front elevation. Paper stamped with seal of the American Institute of Architects. / Crandall, Berton 1932

Box 2

Mrs. Louis Stern residence (walled garden between residences of Mrs. Louis Stern & Miss Ruth Stern). Paper stamped with seal of the American Institute of Architects. / Crandall, Berton

Box 2

Palo Alto Community Theater [interior]. Paper stamped with seal of the American Institute of Architects. / Crandall, Berton

Box 2

Palo Alto Community Theater Foyer. Paper stamped with seal of the American Institute of Architects. / Crandall, Berton

Box 2

Dental offices for Dr. Hugh David Phillips. Paper stamped with seal of the American Institute of Architects. / Crandall, Berton

Box 2

Palo Alto Medical Cinic Interior. Paper stamped with seal of the American Institute of Architects. / Crandall, Berton

Box 2

Lucie Stern Residence, Palo Alto. / Waters, George 1932

Box 2

Mrs. Louis Stern Residence, Palo Alto. / Waters, George 1932

Box 3, Folder 1

Abrams residence (Stanford University?)

Box 3, Folder 2

Brooks, Julia Fox, residence, 526 Coleridge, Palo Alto

Box 3, Folder 3

Browne, A. A., residence 1947

Box 3, Folder 4

Cal-West Sunset Park of Sunnyvale

Box 3, Folder 5

Cal-West Sunset Park of Walnut Creek

Box 3, Folder 6

Camden High School

Box 3, Folder 7

Campbell High School

Box 3, Folder 8

Clark, Birge - residence

Box 3, Folder 9

Clark, Stromquist & Potter offices

Box 3, Folder 10

Clark, Stromquist & Sandstrom offices

Box 3, Folder 11

Coleridge Street (470 & 544) residences, Palo Alto

Box 3, Folder 12

Crandall's, Palo Alto circa 1930

Box 3, Folder 13

Del Mar High School, photos by Larry Hill

Box 3, Folder 14

Dunker, John A., residence, Palo Alto 1927, undated

Box 3, Folder 15

Dunn, Dr., residence - prints

Box 3, Folder 16

Dunn, Dr., residence - negatives

Box 3, Folder 17

El Carmelo School

Box 3, Folder 18

Ellis, Gertrude M., residence, Palo Alto circa 1928

Box 3, Folder 19

Escuela School, Mountain View - negatives

Box 3, Folder 20

Escuela School, Mountain View - prints

Box 3, Folder 21

Fairmeadow Elementary School

Box 3, Folder 22

Fairfield Senior Center 1977

Box 3, Folder 23

Fleishhacker residence, Western Homes Award Competition, prints

Box 3, Folder 24

Fleishhacker residence, Western Homes Award Competition, negatives

Box 3, Folder 25

Garland School

Box 3, Folder 26

Goodenough, Wells P., residence, Palo Alto

Box 3, Folder 27

Gousha Company

Box 3, Folder 28

Green Gables Elementary School

Box 3, Folder 29

Hapgood residence, Palo Alto 1941

Box 4, Folder 1

Hewlett-Packard prints, circa 1963

Box 4, Folder 2

Hewlett-Packard, negatives and color transparencies

Box 4, Folder 3

Historical, 1906 earthquake damage at Stanford University

Box 4, Folder 4

Historical and miscellaneous

Box 4, Folder 5

Home Dairy (Mayfield)

Box 4, Folder 6

Hoover, Lou Henry house, Stanford, construction

Box 4, Folder 7

Hoover, Lou Henry house, Stanford, exteriors

Box 4, Folder 8

Hoover, Lou Henry house, Stanford, interiors

Box 4, Folder 9

Hoover, Lou Henry house, Stanford, model of

Box 4, Folder 10-11

Hoover Pavilion, prints

Box 4, Folder 11

Hoover Pavilion, prints (2)

Box 4, Folder 12

Hoover Pavilion, negatives

Box 4, Folder 13

Ingold residence

Box 4, Folder 14

Italian historical (Florence, Pisa, Venice)

Box 4, Folder 15

Jungeblut, Dr. C. W., residence, Stanford circa 1928

Box 4, Folder 16

Kimber residence

Box 4, Folder 17

Laumeister residence, Webster & University

Box 4, Folder 18

Lee, Mrs. R. V. A., residence, Palo Alto 1940

Box 4, Folder 19

Loma Vista School, prints and negatives circa 1955

Box 4, Folder 20

Loma Vista School, prints circa 1955

Box 4, Folder 21

Magna Engineering Company, exteriors, color transparencies

Box 4, Folder 22

Magna Engineering Company, prints

Box 4, Folder 22.1

Mayfield Depot Garage

Box 4, Folder 23

Medico-Dental Building, Palo Alto 1928

Box 4, Folder 24

Menlo School for Boys

Box 4, Folder 25

Merner, Mrs. D. W., 5 houses on Middlefield

Box 4, Folder 26

Mikel, Rossiter L., residence (Piedmont)

Box 4, Folder 27

Mountain View Board Offices, color transparency

Box 4, Folder 28

Mountain View Senior Center

Box 4, Folder 29

Norris (Charles and Kathleen) residence

Box 4, Folder 30

Norris (Charles and Kathleen) negatives of personal photographs (Silver Wedding anniversary April 1934 and Castilleja graduation May 1935) 1934-35

Box 5, Folder 1

Ohlones School

Box 5, Folder 2

Ortega (Meadow Park) School

Box 5, Folder 2.1

Palo Alto business, unidentified

Box 5, Folder 3

Palo Alto Community Center

Box 5, Folder 4

Palo Alto Elementary Schools (composite image)

Box 5, Folder 5

Palo Alto Police Department

Box 5, Folder 6

Palo Alto Post Office 1932 and n.d.

Box 5, Folder 7

Palo Alto Senior Center (former Police Dept.) circa 1978

Box 5, Folder 8

Palo Alto Senior Center (former Police Dept.), model for

Box 5, Folder 9

Palo Alto Times

Box 5, Folder 10

Palo Verde Elementary School

Box 5, Folder 11

President Hotel, Palo Alto,

Box 5, Folder 12

Prospect High School (Campbell Union H.S. District)

Box 5, Folder 13

Quinby residence, Edgewood Drive, Palo Alto - negatives and transparencies

Box 5, Folder 14

Quinby residence, Edgewood Drive, Palo Alto - prints 1947

Box 5, Folder 15

Ramona Street scenes circa 1930-70

Box 5, Folder 16

Ramona Street stores, Palo Alto 1929 and n.d.

Box 5, Folder 16.1

Residences, unidentified [originally marked "own work"] undated

Box 5, Folder 17

Reynolds, Dr. Harry B., residence, Palo Alto 1927

Box 5, Folder 18

Richter store, Palo Alto

Box 5, Folder 19

Roos Brothers, Palo Alto

Box 5, Folder 20

Saier, Dr., beach house at Capitola

Box 5, Folder 21

Seeley G. Mudd Chemistry Building, Stanford University 1975-77

Box 5, Folder 22

Snedden residence, Amherst Avenue, Palo Alto (including Mr. & Mrs. Snedden in one) 1948

Box 5, Folder 23

Speidel residence, Edwood Drive, Palo Alto

Box 5, Folder 24

Stanford Auto Company

Box 5, Folder 25

Stanford University food services building 1970

Box 5, Folder 26

Stanford University Medical School (San Francisco), Stern Research Lab 1939

Box 6, Folder 1

Stauffer Chemistry Buildings, Stanford University

Box 6, Folder 2

Stromquist, Walter (portraits) 1936, 1979

Box 6, Folder 3

Stromquist residence

Box 6, Folder 4

Strub, Dr. Charles H., University Avenue stores, Palo Alto circa 1928

Box 6, Folder 5

Syntex Laboratories - prints 1967, undated

Box 6, Folder 6

Syntex Laboratories - negatives

Box 6, Folder 7

Syntex Production Building 1967

Box 6, Folder 8

University Avenue (300 block) stores, Palo Alto

Box 6, Folder 9

University Avenue (423, 425), Palo Alto circa 1930

Box 6, Folder 10

Van Auken Elementary School, Palo Alto 1954

Box 6, Folder 11

Ventura Elementary School

Box 6, Folder 12

Veterans Building, Redwood City 1955

Box 6, Folder 13

Wall Street Journal, Palo Alto Plant

Box 6, Folder 14

Washington High School circa 1935

Box 6, Folder 15

Watkins-Johnson Co., Palo Alto

Box 6, Folder 16

Waverly Street stores, Palo Alto circa 1930

Box 6, Folder 17

Wells Fargo Bank, Palo Alto

Box 6, Folder 18

Westmont High School (Campbell UHSD) 1964-1966

Box 6, Folder 19

White, C.A., residence, Los Altos

Box 6, Folder 20

White (Howard J.) Office Building 1960-1964

Box 6, Folder 21

Williams Coninuation High School (Campbell UHSD)

Box 6, Folder 22

Winterburn, J. C., residence

Box 6, Folder 23

Unidentified prints and negatives

Box 6, Folder 24

Unidentified damaged negatives

Box 7, Folder 1

Abrams residence (Stanford)

Box 7, Folder 2

[Blackburn residence] 570 Coleridge, Palo Alto

Box 7, Folder 3

Clark (Dan) residence

Box 7, Folder 4

Colerdige #544, residence

Box 7, Folder 5

Davis residence

Box 7, Folder 6

Ellis (G.) residence

Box 7, Folder 7

Gurley residence

Box 7, Folder 8

Hamilton residence, Los Altos

Box 7, Folder 9

Hapgood residence

Box 7, Folder 10

Hoover residence on Stanford campus

Box 7, Folder 11

Hoover houses (5 by Mrs. Hoover) on Stanford campus

Box 7, Folder 12

Ingold residence 1930

Box 7, Folder 13

Kinney residence

Box 7, Folder 14

Kirk residence

Box 7, Folder 15

Lovell residences (555 Lowell and 559 Seale)

Box 7, Folder 16

Lucie Stern Community Center, Palo Alto 1933

Box 7, Folder 17

Marino residence

Box 7, Folder 18

Palo Alto Building & Loan (interior)

Box 7, Folder 19

Palo Alto police / fire building

Box 7, Folder 20

Philippines building (San Francisco)

Box 7, Folder 21

Proctor residence

Box 7, Folder 22

Reynolds (Harry) residence 1929

Box 7, Folder 23

Seeley G. Mudd Chemistry Building, Stanford [printing negative]

Box 7, Folder 24

Stanford Auto Company

Box 7, Folder 25

Strong residence

Box 7, Folder 26

Sullivan (J. T.) residence

Box 7, Folder 27

Unidentified exteriors (residences)

Box 7, Folder 28

Unidentified interiors (residences)

Box 7, Folder 29

University Avenue, 300 block, Palo Alto

Box 7, Folder 30

University Realty

Box 7, Folder 31

Wellgould residence

Box 7, Folder 32

Whitling residence

Box 8

Photograph albums (3) of Spanish style residences (not all designed by Clark) circa 1930

Physical Description: Album
Box 9, Folder 1

Photograph album of English style residences circa 1930

Physical Description: Album
Box 9, Folder 2

Photograph album of stores circa 1930

Physical Description: Album
Box 9, Folder 3

Photograph album of residences [probably "Spanish" but original label is illegible] circa 1930

Physical Description: Album
Box 10, Folder 1

Slides of schools (A-J), model for Ampex, Clark Stromquist & Potter office, Eastman Kodak, and Hewlett-Packard

Box 10, Folder 2

Slides of schools (L-W), Veterans Building, Watkins-Johnson, and unidentified images (buildings, aerials, and sites)

Box 10, Folder 2

Slides of business signs in Palo Alto 1961

 

Subseries 2 Slides

Box 1

Addison School

Box 1

Ampex (model only)

Box 1

Benj. Bubb School

Box 1

Benj. Cory School

Box 1

Campbell High

Box 1

Carlmont

Box 1

Centerville School

Box 1

Clark, Stromquist & Potter office

Box 1

Costano-Kump Ravenswood

Box 1

Crescent Park

Box 1

Cubberley High School

Box 1

Cupertino School

Box 1

Doyle School, Cupertino

Box 1

Eastman Kodak

Box 1

El Carmelo School

Box 1

Escuela, Mt. View

Box 1

Fairmeadow

Box 1

Glenmoor School

Box 1

Green Gables

Box 1

Greendell

Box 1

H. D. Silva School

Box 1

Henry Barnard

Box 1

Hewlett Packard

Box 1

Hillsdale High School

Box 1

Intermediate School, Mtn. View

Box 1

John Muir, San Jose

Box 1

Jordan Jr. High School

Box 2

Loma Vista Elementary School

Box 2

Los Altos High School

Box 2

Norris Elementary School

Box 2

Ohlones School

Box 2

Ortega School

Box 2

Palo Alto High School

Box 2

Palo Alto - miscellaneous, exhibits

Box 2

Palo Verde School

Box 2

San Carlos school

Box 2

Sterling school

Box 2

Terman Jr. High School

Box 2

Theurkauf (Evans)

Box 2

Van Auken Elementary School

Box 2

Veterans Building

Box 2

Walter Hays School

Box 2

Watkins-Johnson

Box 2

Wilbur Jr. High School

Box 2

Site B and C [possibly Hewlett-Packard site or other Palo Alto industrial park site prior to construction]

Box 2

Corporate Day Care Center - plans

Box 2

Sections - unidentified project

Box 2

Rendering, unidentified

Box 2

Site layout, unidentified

Box 2

Unidentified Group 1 - photos of a school

Box 2

Unidentified Group 2 - aerials of a school

Box 2

Unidentified Group 3 - aerials of a complex, probably a school

Box 2

Unidentified Group 4 - 1 slide of a school

Box 2

Unidentified aerials

Box 2

Unidentified site photos, prior to construction (possibly in Palo Alto)

Box 2

Series on business street signs in Palo Alto

 

Series 3 Specifications, Drawings, and Plans

Specifications, Drawings, and Plans

 

Branham High School (Campbell Union High School Districrt), site impact plans 1989

 

Crittenden Middle School, Mountain View, trellis plan 1990

Box 1, Folder 1

Alta Mesa Memorial Park, additions 1936, 1947

Box 1, Folder 2

Barron Park Elementary School, Palo Alto 1947

Box 1, Folder 3

Blackburn Apartment Hotel [President Hotel] Palo Alto undated

Box 1, Folder 4

Boy Scout Fire Circle, Palo Alto 1928

Box 1, Folder 5

Chadwick Seaside School 1937

Box 1, Folder 6

Chamberlain, office at residence, Saratoga 1937

Box 1, Folder 7

Clark (Birge) residence, Edgewood Drive, PA 1936

Box 1, Folder 8

Crescent Park Elementary Schoo, Palo Alto 1947

Box 1, Folder 9

Gardiner (Gertrude) store, Palo Alto 1934

Box 1, Folder 10

Hardy (Sumner) resident, guest house 1938

Box 1, Folder 11

Medical Offices (Lee, Roth, Clark, Wilbur) 1932

Box 1, Folder 12

Menlo School, El Camino dormitory 1931

Box 1, Folder 13

Menlo School, group of buildings 1929

Box 1, Folder 14

Murphy (Jennie and Bessie) store, Palo Alto 1934

Box 1, Folder 15

Norris (Charles) residence, Palo Alto 1930

Box 1, Folder 16

Palo Alto Clinic 1937

Box 2, Folder 1

Palo Alto Community Auditorium and Theater 1933

Box 2, Folder 2

Palo Alto Community Center, Ruth Stern Wing 1934

Box 2, Folder 3

Palo Alto School District, South Palo Alto school building 1946

Box 2, Folder 4

Palo Alto Senior High, boys gym 1949

Box 2, Folder 5

Palo Alto Times 1948

Box 2, Folder 6

Pease (Howard) residence, Palo Alto 1936

Box 2, Folder 7

San Carlos fire house 1940

Box 2, Folder 8

Seaside School Corporation, residence 1937

Box 2, Folder 9

Stern (Mrs. Louis), two residences, Palo Alto undated

Box 2, Folder 10

Walter Hays School, Palo Alto 1946

Box 2, Folder 11

Waterhouse residence [consists of editorial changes to specs for Saier residence] 1935

Box 2, Folder 12

Whiting (H.S.) residence, Saratoga 1929

Box 2, Folder 13

Wideman and Son store, Palo Alto 1936

Box 3, Folder 1

Byxbee and Jackson store, Palo Alto 1922

Box 3, Folder 2

Cardinal Hotel [Palo Alto Hotel Improvement Co.] undated

Box 3, Folder 3

Castilleja School addition 1928

Box 3, Folder 4

Clark (Birge) residence, Webster and Embarcadero 1922

Box 3, Folder 5

Dunker (John) residence, Palo Alto 1926

Box 3, Folder 6

Enderson (A. L.) residence, Palo Alto 1925

Box 3, Folder 7

Frier (W. L.) residence, Menlo Park 1922

Box 3, Folder 8

Hare, Brewer and Clark store building 1927

Box 3, Folder 9

Hoover residence, Stanford campus 1920

Box 3, Folder 10

Kee (Leung) restaurant, Palo Alto 1926

Box 3, Folder 11

Lockey (Richard) residence undated

Box 3, Folder 12

Masonic Temple Association, store and banquet hall, Palo Alto 1925

Box 3, Folder 13

Menlo School, dormitory and class building 1928

Box 3, Folder 14

Norris (Charles), Saratoga pool undated

Box 3, Folder 15

Norris (Charles) residence, Palo Alto undated

Box 3, Folder 16

Palo Alto Fire and Police Station undated

Box 3, Folder 17

Palo Alto High School, additions undated

Box 3, Folder 18

Palo Alto High School gym 1928

Box 4, Folder 1

Palo Alto Improvement Co. (stores on Ramona Street) 1927

Box 4, Folder 2

Palo Alto School District, Addison Avenue School 1924

Box 4, Folder 3

Palo Alto School District, South Palo Alto school 1926

Box 4, Folder 4

Post Office, Palo Alto circa 1930

Box 4, Folder 5

Post Office, Palo Alto circa 1930

Box 4, Folder 6

Professional building, Palo Alto 1927

Box 4, Folder 7

Quinby (James) residence, Palo Alto 1922

Box 4, Folder 8

Ramona Street stores (Lansdale and Thoits) 1926

Box 4, Folder 9

Thoits store, University Avenue 1925

Box 4, Folder 10

Townley (S. D.) residence, Stanford 1921

Box 4, Folder 11

University Realty Company store building undated

Box 4, Folder 12

Van Heusden (Karel) residence, Atherton 1921

Box 4, Folder 13

Varsity Theater remodel undated

Box 4, Folder 14

Walter Hays School, Palo Alto 1924

Box 5, Folder 1

Boy and Girl Scout Center, negative of site plan

Box 5, Folder 2

Cal-West Communities, site plan transparencies 1971

Box 5, Folder 3

Cal-West Communities, building types transparencies 1971

Box 5, Folder 4

Cal-West Communities, positive prints of plans 1970

Box 5, Folder 5

Cal-West Communities, Sunnyvale, photos of renderings 1970

Box 5, Folder 6

Cal-West Communities, Sunset Park of Marin, transparencies 1972

Box 5, Folder 7

Clark, David B., photos of drawings for Columbia University class

Box 5, Folder 8

Cubberley High School, transparency of bird's eye rendering

Box 5, Folder 9

Fairfield Senior Center, printing negative of proposed site plan

Box 5, Folder 10

Fleishhacker residence, Western Homes Competition, plans

Box 5, Folder 11

Hewlett Packard, Bay Region Honor Awards Program, plans and descriptive data 1963

Box 5, Folder 12

Hewlett Packard, Boise, Idaho, model for (slides and prints)

Box 5, Folder 13

Hoover, Lou Henry, House, plans (negs and prints)

Box 5, Folder 14

Housing compound, unidentified

Box 5, Folder 15

Mountain View Senior Center, plans

Box 5, Folder 16

Mountain View Senior Center, plan negs

Box 5, Folder 17

Palo Alto Community Center, printing neg and positive print

Box 5, Folder 18

Palo Alto Post Office, photo of rendering

Box 5, Folder 19

Palo Alto Senior Center (former Police Dept.), elevations 1977

Box 5, Folder 20

Palo Alto YMCA, plans 1960

Box 5, Folder 21

President Hotel, Palo Alto, photo of typical floor plan

Box 5, Folder 22

Ramona Street Stores, Palo Alto, photo of rendering circa 1935

Box 5, Folder 23

San Jose Civic Center, negs and 1 print of master plan

Box 5, Folder 24

Seeley G. Mudd Chemistry Building, Stanford University, photos of renderings and booklet 1977

Box 5, Folder 25

Stanford University Medical School (S. F.), Stern research lab, negs of plan and rendering 1939

Box 5, Folder 26

Stauffer Chemistry Buildings, Stanford University, plans and dedication booklet 1966

Box 5, Folder 27

Strub, Dr. Chas., group of stores on University Avenue, P.A., photo of elevation

Box 5, Folder 28

Syntex Laboratories, photos of elevations and annual report 1963

Box 5, Folder 29

Terman Junior High School, P.A., negs and prints of plans 1958

Box 5, Folder 30

Wells Fargo Bank, Sunnyvale, plans and elevations

Box 6, Folder 1

Ames Research Center, plans and 1 negative 1988

Box 6, Folder 2

Cal-West Communties, building types, negatives

Box 6, Folder 3

Cal-West Communties, Sunset Oaks and Sunset Park I, negatives of plans

Box 6, Folder 4

Hewlett Packard, A.I.A. National Awards Program, plans

Box 6, Folder 5

Five Hoover houses (1 plan, 1 plot layout) and Stern residence (patterns for tile bench in garden)

Box 6, Folder 6

Jordan Jr. High School, 1 floor plan for health department 1936

Box 6, Folder 7

Mountain View Senior Center, 1 printing negative

Box 6, Folder 8

Palo Alto Community Theater, stage board and wiring diagram

Box 6, Folder 9

Syntex Laboratories, printing negative of rendering

Box 6, Folder 10

Wells Fargo, Sunnyvale, 2 color photos of renderings

Box 6, Folder 11

Whisman Sports Center, drawings on tissue

 

Series 4 Course Files and Other Files

Box 1, Folder 1

School building inspection course, CA Dept. of Public Works, correspondence and lecture text 1954-1955

Box 1, Folder 2

Stanford classes, correspondence 1950-1972

Box 1, Folder 3

Arch 148, tests 1950-1952

Box 1, Folder 4

Arch 248, examinations 1953-1958

Box 1, Folder 5

Arch 251, examinations and comments on exam 1961-1965

Box 1, Folder 6

Arch 274D, summary, exams, review items 1966-1968

Box 1, Folder 7

Arch 285B, final exam 1968

Box 1, Folder 8

Arch 286, syllabus 1971

Box 1, Folder 9

Arch 286, syllabus 1971

Box 1, Folder 10

Arch 386, syllabus 1969

Box 1, Folder 11

Arch 386, exams, review points 1969

Box 1, Folder 12

Class materials - millwork information 1965

Box 1, Folder 13

Class materials - paint information

Box 1, Folder 14

Class materials 1960-61

Box 1, Folder 15

Class materials assorted 1962-1968

Box 1, Folder 16

Course materials, "John Doe" specifications 1969-1971

Box 2, Folder 1

Lecture on buying a house

Box 2, Folder 2

Lecture, "Materials and their specification," 1972 Mar

Box 2, Folder 3

Stanford University Class of 1914, correspondence 1979

Box 2, Folder 4

Stanford University Class of 1914, correspondence 1977-1978

Box 2, Folder 5

Stanford University Class of 1914, fundraising instructions, forms, etc. 1977-1978

Box 2, Folder 6

Friends of France, American Ambulance Field Service, Stanford University, list of survivors and deceased

Box 2, Folder 7

Memoirs - An Architect Grows up in Palo Alto 1982

Box 2, Folder 8

World War I Memoirs 1971

Box 2, Folder 9

Clippings on Birge Clark 1976-1984

Box 2, Folder 10

Address book

Box 2, Folder 11

"Birge M. Clark Day," Palo Alto 1984 Jun 5

Box 2, Folder 12

"Dirty Old Men Can Putt Too," article by D.O.M.

Box 2, Folder 13

Fremont Post 52, American Legion, clippings and biographical histories 1919 and 1980

Box 2, Folder 14

Genealogy, miscellaneous

Box 2, Folder 15

Lucie Stern, clippings about 1940-1979

Box 2, Folder 16

Kiwanis Club of Palo Alto, Roster 1972 Jan

Box 2, Folder 17

American Institute of Architects, certificates of honor 1929-1935

Box 3

Resolution ... Proclaiming June 5, 1984 , "Birge M. Clark Day," 1984

Box 3

Master of Architecture diploma, Columbia University 1917

Box 3

Annual of the School of Architecture, Columbia University, to Cover the Work of the Year 1917 1918

Box 3

Yosemite Summary of the Draft General Management Plan, with hand-drawn map inside front cover 1978 Aug

Box 4

Plaque mounted on wood: Presented by the Stanford School of Engineering to Birge M. Clark to Honor His contribution as a Member of the Faculty 1950-1972

 

Class roll books from SU classes; filed with other SC restricted folders