Jump to Content

Collection Guide
Collection Title:
Collection Number:
Get Items:
Drake, Gordon Records
2012-15  
View entire collection guide What's This?
PDF (66.99 Kb) HTML
Search this collection
Collection Overview
 
Table of contents What's This?
Description
The collection contains biographical material, correspondence, and publicity files, as well as notes, specifications, sketches, and drawings for both client driven projects and designs for houses, furniture, screens and arbors. Projects include primarily residences in southern California, Drake’s various offices, and projects commissioned for publications such as Sunset Magazine, and Better Homes and Gardens, and Women’s Home Journal.
Background
Gordon Drake (1917-1952)
Extent
24 Cubic Feet: 4 Boxes, 1 Tall Box, 36 Flat File Folders
Restrictions
All requests for permission to publish, reproduce, or quote from materials in the collection should be discussed with the Curator.
Availability
Collection is open for research.