Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library

Series II: Project Drawings

Charles Silent Houses (Glendora, Calif.)   Ernest W. Smith House (Pasadena, Calif.)

Datus C. Smith House (Pasadena, Calif.). Alterations and Additions
[Alterations and] addition[s] to residence of Mr. Datus C. Smith, at 487 West California St., Pasadena, Cal. / Greene & Greene, Arch'ts ; Louis Du P. Millar, Architect. 1924 32 sheets various media 50.8 x 65.6 cm. (20 x 25 7/8 in.) or smaller

Scale varies.
Date from inventory.
Job no. 406.
The drawings which have been assigned accession nos. 1960.001.03546-1960.001.03553 are blueprints from the original plans for the house and were executed by Louis Du P. Millar (architect) for Ernest N. Wright (original owner). The crayon markings on these prints may have been made by Greene & Greene.The remaining sheets in this set are alterations and additions by Green & Greene.
This set consists of 24 pencil drawings on tracing paper, 7 blueprints on paper, and 2 blueprints with crayon markings on paper.
Included in this set is a sheet of backing paper for a roll of drawings which was assigned the accession no. 1960.00.03574 but was not photographed.

Index Terms
Subjects: 1. Houses. 2. Arbors. 3. Alterations. 4. Additions. 5. Gardens. 6. Datus C. Smith house (Pasadena, Calif.) 7. Ernest N. Wright house (Pasadena, Calif.) Geographic Names: 1. Pasadena (Calif.) Genre/Media: 1. Detail drawings. 2. Site plans. 3. Sketches. 4. Planting plans. 5. Perspective drawings. 6. Orthographic drawings. 7. Pencil drawings. 8. Blueprints. 9. Crayon drawings. Associated Names: 1. Smith, Datus C. 2. Millar, Louis Du P. 3. Wright, Ernest N.

List of Drawings (View All Thumbnails)

1. NYDA.1960.001.03543. [Elevations of property] -- looking west, looking north JPEG | MrSID

2. NYDA.1960.001.03544. [Site plan showing] layout of property "from measurements I took". JPEG | MrSID

3. NYDA.1960.001.03545. [Partial site plan] JPEG | MrSID

4. NYDA.1960.001.03546. Foundation plan ; [detail drawings] -- section A-A, section B-B, section C-C, piers JPEG | MrSID

5. NYDA.1960.001.03547. First floor plan JPEG | MrSID

6. NYDA.1960.001.03548. Second floor plan JPEG | MrSID

7. NYDA.1960.001.03549. Front elevation JPEG | MrSID

8. NYDA.1960.001.03550. Side elevation JPEG | MrSID

9. NYDA.1960.001.03551. Rear elevation JPEG | MrSID

10. NYDA.1960.001.03552. Side elevation JPEG | MrSID

11. NYDA.1960.001.03553. Interior details [in elevations] -- dining room, living room, den, reception hall, kitchen, pass pantry JPEG | MrSID

12. NYDA.1960.001.04549. Plan of garden : Shee[t] no. 1 JPEG | MrSID

13. NYDA.1960.001.03554. Plan of garden ; arbor details : Sheet no. 3 Encapsulated in mylar. JPEG | MrSID

14. NYDA.1960.001.03555. [Partial first] floor plan ; [partial] foundation plan JPEG | MrSID

15. NYDA.1960.001.03556. Sketch [of partial first floor] plan JPEG | MrSID

16. NYDA.1960.001.03557. [Partial] 1st floor [plan] JPEG | MrSID

17. NYDA.1960.001.03558. 2d floor [plan] JPEG | MrSID

18. NYDA.1960.001.03559. Detail[s] of bookshelves [in] west end of living room -- front [elevation], section, [full size details] : Sheet no. 4 "Wood, W.C. to paint". JPEG | MrSID

19. NYDA.1960.001.03560. Doors added in living room -- beam detail (see revised beam detail), section, elevation, elevation outside, plan, 3/4" detail of doors (two of these), [full size details] : Sheet no. 5 JPEG | MrSID

20. NYDA.1960.001.03561. Doors added in living room -- beam detail (see revised detail), section, elevation, elevation outside, plan, 3/4" detail of doors (two of these), [full size details] : Sheet no. 5 JPEG | MrSID

21. NYDA.1960.001.03562. Garden wall, latt[i]ce and steps details -- plan of wall, elevation of wall and fence, section A-A, section B-B : Sheet no. 7 JPEG | MrSID

22. NYDA.1960.001.03563. Flower garden planting plan : Sheet no. 9 "Not used, Rapp's plan followed". JPEG | MrSID

23. NYDA.1960.001.03564. North [elevation] JPEG | MrSID

24. NYDA.1960.001.03565. [Partial] north elevation, [partial] west elevation JPEG | MrSID

25. NYDA.1960.001.03566. West elevation JPEG | MrSID

26. NYDA.1960.001.03567. [Sections through addition showing interior elevations] -- south side, east side, north side, west side JPEG | MrSID

27. NYDA.1960.001.03568. [Elevations of addition] -- north side [exterior], interior south end, interior east, interior north "Scheme #1". JPEG | MrSID

28. NYDA.1960.001.03569. [Exterior elevation of] north side [of addition] "Scheme #2". JPEG | MrSID

29. NYDA.1960.001.03570. [Sketch of site plan] JPEG | MrSID

30. NYDA.1960.001.03571R. [Perspective sketch of corner of property, with trees] JPEG | MrSID

31. NYDA.1960.001.03571V. [Perspective sketch of garden] JPEG | MrSID

32. NYDA.1960.001.03572. [Sketch of site plan] : #2 JPEG | MrSID

33. NYDA.1960.001.03573. [Sketch of site plan] : #4 JPEG | MrSID

Charles Silent Houses (Glendora, Calif.)   Ernest W. Smith House (Pasadena, Calif.)