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 | Zoom

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

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

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

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

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

7. NYDA.1960.001.03549. Front elevation JPEG | Zoom

8. NYDA.1960.001.03550. Side elevation JPEG | Zoom

9. NYDA.1960.001.03551. Rear elevation JPEG | Zoom

10. NYDA.1960.001.03552. Side elevation JPEG | Zoom

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 | Zoom

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 | Zoom

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 | Zoom

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 | Zoom

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

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

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

25. NYDA.1960.001.03566. West elevation JPEG | Zoom

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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