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Welton Becket architectural drawings and photographs, 1913-2009, bulk 1930-1969

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Becket (Welton) Architectural Drawings and Photographs
Series IV. Welton Becket and Associates, Architects and Engineers records, 1950-1980, 1997-1998 815.8 Linear Feet (10 boxes, 311 flatfile folders, 160 boxed rolls)
Drawings and photographic material documenting the work of the firm of Welton Becket and Associates form Series IV. Approximately 200 projects designed under the guidance of Welton Becket form the majority of the series. A much smaller group of projects, approximately twenty-five, represented by photographs only, are the work of the firm after Becket's death.
Arrangement
The series is arranged in rough chronological order guided by job numbers and project dates, with undated and unidentified materials at the end.
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435**, 439**, 733** Hollywood Memorial Park Cemetery, Memorial Mausoleum and sculptures (Job 1027 (1072?), Los Angeles [Hollywood]), 1950-1951
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436** Saint Francis Hotel, entrance and lobby alterations (Job 1091, San Francisco), 1951
Becket (Welton D.) House (Job 1102, Los Angeles [Holmby Hills]), 1950-1951
Also includes later patio plans.
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446**-447** Drawings
box
165** Oversize drawings
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437**-438** First National Bank of Arizona, Bank and Office Building (Job 1117, Phoenix, AZ), 1950
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439** Hollywood Memorial Park Cemetery, addition of Corridor M-6 (Job 1121, Los Angeles [Hollywood]), 1950
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435** Hollywood Memorial Park Cemetery, addition of Corridor G-3 and G-4 (Job 1122, Los Angeles [Hollywood]), 1950
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439** Hollywood Memorial Park Cemetery, addition of Corridor G-4 (Job 1123, Los Angeles [Hollywood]), 1950
box
33, 34 Van de Kamp's Coffee Shop and Bakery (Los Angeles [Miracle Mile]), 1950
Stereo slides of interior and exterior; glass-mounted examples bear label of Douglas M. Simmonds, architectural photographer; cardboard-mounted slides are copies of the glass.
box
32, 34 Lever Brothers Plant (Commerce), 1949
Stereo slides of exterior; glass-mounted examples bear label of Douglas M. Simmonds, architectural photographer; cardboard-mounted slides are copies of the glass.
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501** Post-War Home, alteration (Job 1128, Los Angeles [Mis-Wilshire]), 1951
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500** Spencer's Drive-in Restaurant (Job 1135, Los Angeles [West Los Angeles]), 1951
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439** Hollywood Memorial Park Cemetery, addition of Corridor M-7 (Job 1162, Los Angeles [Hollywood]), 1951
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440** John W. Yates Agency, Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (Job 1165, Los Angeles [Westlake]), 1951
box
32, 34 Remington Rand Building (Los Angeles [Westlake]), 1951
Stereo slides of exterior; glass-mounted examples bear label of Douglas M. Simmonds, architectural photographer; cardboard-mounted slides are copies of the glass.
box
32,34 McCulloch Motors Recreation Building (Los Angeles [Westchester]), 1951
Stereo slides; glass-mounted examples bear label of Douglas M. Simmonds, architectural photographer; cardboard-mounted slides are copies of the glass.
box
32, 34 Police Facilities Building [Parker Center] (Los Angeles [Downtown]), 1951
Stereo slides of model; glass-mounted examples bear label of Douglas M. Simmonds, architectural photographer; cardboard-mounted slides are copies of the glass.
32, 34 Hillsdale Shopping Center (San Mateo), 1951
Stereo slides of model; glass-mounted examples bear label of Douglas M. Simmonds, architectural photographer; some cardboard-mounted slides are copies of the glass.
box
34 Stix Baer Fuller (St. Louis, MO), 1951
Stereo slides of model.
box
32, 34 Lockheed Engineering Building and Airquipment Hangar (Burbank), 1951
Stereo slides; glass-mounted examples bear label of Douglas M. Simmonds, architectural photographer; green cardboard-mounted slide is copy of the glass.
box
33, 34 Westgate Shopping Center (Milwaukee, WI), 1951
Stereo slides of model; glass-mounted examples bear label of Douglas M. Simmonds, architectural photographer; cardboard-mounted slide is copy of the glass.
National City Bank of New York (Job 1169, Sao Paulo, Brazil), 1952, 1997
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441**-443** Drawings, 1952
box folder
3 3 List of drawings compiled by Welton McDonald Becket, 1997
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444** Janss Investment Corporation Building (Job 1170, Los Angeles [Westwood]), circa 1952
Plans of existing building.
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445** Alterations to 5655 Wilshire (Job 1174, Los Angeles [Miracle Mile]), 1952
Mount Sinai Hospital (Los Angeles [Beverly Grove]), 1952
With Palmer, Krisel and Lindsay.
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481** Drawings
box
32, 34 Stereo slides of model
Glass-mounted examples bear label of Douglas M. Simmonds, architectural photographer; cardboard-mounted slides are copies of the glass.
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448** Superior Oil Building, Penthouse (Beverly Hills), 1952
box
31, 34 Abbey Rents Showroom and Warehouse (Beverly Hills), 1952
Stereo slides of exterior; glass-mounted examples bear label of Douglas M. Simmonds, architectural photographer; cardboard-mounted slide is a copy.
box
32, 34 River Park Shopping Center (Philadelphia, PA), 1952
Stereo slides of model; glass-mounted examples bear label of Douglas M. Simmonds, architectural photographer; cardboard-mounted slides are copies of the glass.
box
34 Park Central Shopping Center (Phoenix, AZ), 1952
Stereo slides of model.
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449**-452** Hallmark Store, alteration and Hallmark Cards, Building B (Job 1178 and 1179, Kansas City, MO), 1952-1954
Standard Federal Savings & Loan Association Building (Job 1184, Los Angeles [Westlake]), 1952, 1997
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554**-555** Drawings, 1952
box folder
3 4 List of drawings compiled by Welton McDonald Becket, 1997
box
33, 34 Stereo slides, circa 1952
Stereo slides of model and interior and exterior of finished structure; glass-mounted examples bear label of Douglas M. Simmonds, architectural photographer; cardboard-mounted slides are copies of the glass.
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502** Hollywood Memorial Park Cemetery, Cathedral Mausolem (Job 1187, 1188, Los Angeles [Hollywood]), 1952-1956
McCulloch House (Job 1192, Palm Springs), 1953-1955
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453** Standard drawings
box
61**-62** Oversize drawings
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454** Hall, various projects (Job 1194), 1952, undated
Various small commercial and residential projects for the Hall family, including alterations to Hall residence garage in Kansas City and a fireplace for a cabin in Colorado.
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455** Coutts-Hallmark (Job 1195, Toronto, Canada), circa 1952
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456** Hallmark Farm Dairy Barn and Pasteurizing Plant (Job 1209, Kansas), 1952
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457** Hall Brothers, sales and display rooms (Job 1210, Los Angeles [Downtown]), 1952
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458** Hall Brothers, artists and writers booths (Job 1212, Kansas City, MO), 1952
Hallmark Cards Factory (Job 1214, Westwood, KS), 1952, 1998, undated
flatfile
459**-460** Drawings, 1952
box folder
3 5 List of drawings compiled by Welton McDonald Becket, 1998
flatfile
698** Mounted rendering, circa 1952
box
34 Stereo slide of model, circa 1952
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461** Welton Becket AIA and Associates Offices (Job 1221, Kansas City, MO), 1952
Beverly Hilton Hotel (Beverly Hills), 1952-1957, 1997
Drawings, 1955
Partial set of electrical drawings only.
flatfile
729** Standard drawings
box
171** Oversize drawings
box folder
3 1 List of drawings compiled by Welton McDonald Becket, 1997
flatfile
699**-701** Mounted renderings, circa 1952
box
31, 34 Stereo slides, circa 1952
Stereo slides of model; glass-mounted examples bear label of Douglas M. Simmonds, architectural photographer; cardboard-mounted slides are copies.
box folder
4 4 Photographs, circa 1955-1957
Includes photographs of interior and exterior views of finished structure and photograph of rendering of addition; includes photographs by Julius Shulman, Spence Air Photos.
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503** Hollywood Memorial Park Cemetery, addition of Corridor M-8 (Job 1230, Los Angeles [Hollywood]), 1952
KFAC Radio Station, Prudential Building (Job 1234, Los Angeles [Miracle Mile]), 1952, 1998
box
173** Drawings, 1952
box folder
3 6 List of drawings compiled by Welton McDonald Becket, 1998
flatfile
463**-466** Joseph Magnin Store, Stonestown Shopping Center (Job 1237, San Francisco), 1952
flatfile
786** Prudential Office, alteration (Los Angeles [Miracle Mile]), 1952
Hollywood Bowl, rehabilitation, alterations and additions (Job 1239, Los Angeles [Hollywood]), 1952-1954, 1997
Drawings, 1952-1954
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462** Standard drawings
box
63** Oversize original drawings
box
64** Oversize survey plan prints
box folder
3 7 List of drawings compiled by Welton McDonald Becket, 1997
flatfile
467** Hallmark Farm Bull Barn (Job 1261, Kansas), 1953
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472** Second Floor Drafting Room, Welton Becket and Associates Office (Job 1273, Los Angeles [Miracle Mile]), 1953
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65**-67** Hotel for Gensbro Hotel Company (Job 1274, Las Vegas, NV), 1954
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502** Hollywood Memorial Park Cemetery, Memorial Mausoleum frieze (Job 1275, Los Angeles [Hollywood]), 1952
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468** Pan-American World Airways, Ticket Office (Job 1312 and 1376, Los Angeles [Downtown]), 1952
With Kahn and Jacobs, New York.
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435** Hollywood Memorial Park Cemetery, remodelling of Santa Monica Blvd. frontage (Job 1327, Los Angeles [Hollywood]), 1953
435** Hollywood Memorial Park Cemetery, addition of Corridor M-9 (Job 1329, Los Angeles [Hollywood]), 1953
Childrens Hospital Research Laboratory and Lecture Assembly Building (Job 1333, Los Angeles), 1953
box
68** Drawings
box
34 Stereo slide of model
Hody's Restaurant (Job 1337, Long Beach), 1953
flatfile
469**-470** Drawings
box folder
4 2 Proofs of photographs by Douglas M. Simmonds
box
69** Joseph Magnin Store (Job 1338, Walnut Creek), 1953
flatfile
471** Hilton (Baron) House, additions and alterations (Job 1346, Los Angeles [Brentwood]), 1953
Ohrbach's Downtown (Job 1353, Los Angeles [Downtown]), 1953
flatfile
473**-474** Standard drawings
box
70** Oversize drawings
box
34 Emporium, Stonestown Shopping Center (San Francisco), 1953
Stereo slides of interior.
box
31, 34 Baptist Memorial Hospital (Kansas City, MO), 1953
Stereo slides of model, possibly photographed by Douglas M. Simmonds.
31, 34 Air Force Recreation Center circa 1953
Stereo slides of model; glass mounted examples bear label of Douglas M. Simmonds, architectural photographer; cardboard mounted slide is a copy.
31, 34 Casablanca Hotel (Las Vegas, NV), 1953
Stereo slides of model; glass-mounted examples bear label of Douglas M. Simmonds, architectural photographer; cardboard-mounted slides are copies of the glass.
31, 34 Gimbel's, 1953
Stereo slides of model; glass-mounted examples bear label of Douglas M. Simmonds, architectural photographer; cardboard-mounted slides are copies of the glass.
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32, 34 La Mirada Shopping Center (La Mirada), 1953
Stereo slides of model; glass-mounted examples bear label of Douglas M. Simmonds, architectural photographer; cardboard-mounted slides are copies of the glass.
Nile Hilton Hotel (Cairo, Egypt), 1953-1955
Drawings
Numbered sets
box
224**-244** Architectural
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774** Structural
box
245**-247** Air conditioning
box
248**-249** Plumbing
box
250** Electrical
Only one drawing of the set.
flatfile
780** Refrigeration
box
256** Reflected ceiling
box
250** Parking
250** Health club
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258** Landscaping
box
257** Typical plans
Furnishings
Some drawings are numbered.
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775**-779** Standard
box
251**-255** Oversize
Miscellaneous drawings
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781**-783** Standard
box
259** Oversize
flatfile
708** Mounted rendering
By Mario Valenzuela.
box folder
4 3 Photographs
Includes photographs of model, construction and interior and exterior views of finished structure; includes photographs by Herbert Bruce Cross, Rondal Partridge, Vanguard Photography, Avedissian.
box
34 Stereo slides
Stereo slides of model, views of the Nile and the pyramids; also the demolition of the Qasr el Nil barracks.
Habana Hilton Hotel (Havana, Cuba), 1953-1957
With Arroyo y Menendez, Arquitectos.
Drawings
Numbered sets of drawings relating to the structure
Architectural
box
176**-180** Drawings on linen
box
181**-182** Prints
box
183**-184** Structural
Electrical
flatfile
756** Standard
box
185**-186** Oversize
box
187**-190** Plumbing
Air conditioning
flatfile
742** Standard
box
191** Oversize
box
192** Power plant and fire suppression
Revisions (1000 series)
box folder
25* 10 Index
flatfile
735**-741** Standard drawings
box folder
25* 1-6 Small details
Numbered sets of drawings relating to interior design
Decoration (D series)
flatfile
743**-747** Standard
box
193** Oversize
Furnishings (F series)
flatfile
751**-753** Standard
box
193** Oversize
flatfile
754** Lighting (L series)
754** Accessories (?) (A series)
Furnishings (5000 series)
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22*-24* Small drawings
flatfile
755** Standard
box folder
25* 8 China designs
Drawings by usage
Lobby shops
flatfile
757**-758** Standard drawings
box folder
25* 7 Small details
25* 9 Typical floor plans
flatfile
759** Miscellaneous
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32, 34 Stereo slides of model
flatfile
475**-476** State Farm Insurance Company, Branch Office (Job 1400, Santa Ana), 1954
Silverwoods, alteration (Job 1420, Los Angeles [Downtown]), 1954
flatfile
624** Standard drawings
box
99** Oversize drawings
City National Bank Building (Job 1421, 1439, Beverly Hills), 1954-1955
flatfile
477** Drawings
box
34 Stereo slides of model
flatfile
478** Hollywood Memorial Park Cemetery, addition of storage room (Job 1432, Los Angeles [Hollywood]), 1954
box
71** Hart's Store (Job 1454, San Jose), 1954
Capitol Records Building (Job 1456, Los Angeles [Hollywood]), 1954-1956
Acquisition Information
Capitol Records Building drawings and photographs: Gift of Mr. & Mrs. Welton McDonald Becket, Laguna Beach, CA.
Drawings
flatfile
589**-590** Architectural drawings
flatfile
591** Electrical drawings
flatfile
592** Plumbing drawings
flatfile
593** Details and revisions
Also includes drawing for parking facilities, Job 1745.
box
122** Oversize detail drawing
Photography
box
31, 34 Stereo slides
Stereo slides of model; glass-mounted examples may be by Douglas M. Simmonds, architectural photographer; green-cardboard mounted slides are copies of the glass, red-mounted cardboard is different image.
box folder
5 23 Aerial photograph
Includes correspondence.
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479** Marfay Building, alterations (Job 1472, Los Angeles [Miracle Mile]), 1954
box
31, 34 Broadway Valley (Los Angeles [Panorama City]), 1954
Stereo slides of model; glass mounted examples bear label of Douglas M. Simmonds, architectural photographer; one cardboard mounted slide is a Simmonds copy, the other is a different image.
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480** New York Life Insurance Company Office Building (Job 1485, Los Angeles [Westlake]), 1955
box
34 Sun Hotel (Las Vegas, NV), circa 1955
Stereo slides of model.
Hawaii Kai Hotel/Hawaiian Village (Job 1488, Waikiki, Hawaii), 1956
box
168**-169** Drawings
box folder
4 12 Photographs of finished structure
flatfile
732** Southern Nevada Power Company Office Building (Job 1490, Las Vegas, NV), 1954
flatfile
478** Hollywood Memorial Park Cemetery, addition of Corridors M-10 and M-11 (Job 1503, 1504, Los Angeles [Hollywood]), 1955
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482**-483** Vanderlid House, addition (Job 1519, Palos Verdes), 1954
Includes prints of plans for earlier alteration by Kenneth H. Neptune.
flatfile
484** Bostrom's (Job 1523, Phoenix, AZ), 1954
flatfile
784** Station Plaza Hotel and Offices (Job 1526, Cairo, Egypt), circa 1955
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478** Hollywood Memorial Park Cemetery, Sunken Garden wall (Job 1554, Los Angeles [Hollywood]), 1957
478** Hollywood Memorial Park Cemetery, addition to existing building (Job 1577, Los Angeles [Hollywood]), 1955
flatfile
485** Rodder's Mademoiselle (Job 1578, Fresno), 1955
Hart Plumbing and Heating (Job 1582, Seattle, WA), 1955, 1997
flatfile
486** Drawings, 1955
box folder
3 8 List of drawings compiled by Welton McDonald Becket, 1997
box folder
4 5 Eisenhower Hall (West Point, NY), 1955
Photographs by Gordon H. Schenk, Jr.
box
750** Gulf Oil Company Building (Philadelphia, PA), 1955
Mounted rendering only.
box
34 Texaco, West Coast Headquarters (Los Angeles [Koreatown]), 1955
Stereo slides of model.
flatfile
785** Welton Becket and Associates Offices, alterations (Los Angeles [Miracle Mile]), 1955-1956
Henry J. Kaiser Company Offices (Job 1754, New York, NY), 1956
flatfile
487**-490** Drawings
box
157** Oversize prints of plans by Emery Roth & Sons
box
72** Canyon Village Development (Job 1769, Yellowstone National Park, WY), 1956
Subic Bay Naval Base, additions (Philippines), 1956
flatfile
714**-715** Drawings
flatfile
731** Line negatives
flatfile
493**-496** Hillside Hospital (Job 1774, San Diego), 1957
flatfile
499** Hall's, alterations (Kansas City, MO), 1957
With Kansas City firm, Marshall & Brown, Job no. 716.
flatfile
491**-492** Southern California Edison Parking Structure (Job 1784, Los Angeles [Downtown]), 1955
flatfile
556** Standard Federal Savings & Loan Association Building, tree planting (Job 4023, Los Angeles [Westlake]), 1956
Ford General Office Building (Job 2112, Dearborn, MI), 1956
With Albert Kahn Associated Architects and Engineers.
box
73**-75** Drawings
box
34 Stereo slides of model
flatfile
562** McCulloch House, remodel (Job 4036, Palm Springs), 1956
flatfile
730** Wilshire Hauser Building (Job 4045, Los Angeles [Miracle Mile]), 1960
box
131** Del Amo Center (Job 4055, Torrance), 1957
flatfile
557** Hollywood Memorial Park Cemetery, addition of Corridor T-1 (Job 4056, Los Angeles [Hollywood]), 1957
557** Hollywood Memorial Park Cemetery, Memorial Sanctuary (Job 4057, Los Angeles [Hollywood), 1956-1957
flatfile
663** Hollywood Memorial Park Cemetery, sarcophagus for Corridor G-7 (Los Angeles [Hollywood]), 1957
flatfile
553** Clark County Courthouse (Las Vegas, NV), 1957
Mounted rendering only.
box
172** UCLA Student Union Building & Kerckhoff Hall alterations (Job 2087, Los Angeles [Westwood]), undated
Only one sheet from set of drawings.
Baghdad Hilton Hotel (Job 4074, Baghdad, Iraq), 1957-1958
flatfile
716**-728** Drawings
box
170** Plot plan
box folder
4 8 Photographs
Includes photographs of floor plan drawing and of model, includes photographs by Herbert Bruce Cross.
box
100**-101** The Broadway, Del Amo Center (Job 4080, Torrance), 1957
box
158** Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, alterations and additions (Los Angeles [Exposition Park]), 1958
Includes print of earlier Parkinson and Parkinson plan.
Tradewell Store, Puyallup site (Job 2158, Seattle, WA), 1958, 1997
flatfile
504** Drawings, 1958
box folder
3 17 List of drawings compiled by Welton McDonald Becket, 1997
flatfile
697** Beirut Hilton Hotel (Job 4081, Beirut, Lebanon), 1958
Mounted rendering by Mario Valenzuela.
box folder
4 7 Santa Monica Beach State Park Facilities (Job 4131, Santa Monica), 1958
Photographs, includes work by Vanguard Photography.
flatfile
570** Hollywood Memorial Park Cemetery, Cathedral Mausoleum, Court of the Apostles, gates and fountain (Job 4138 and 4139, Los Angeles [Hollywood]), 1956
flatfile
558**-559** Hall (Joyce) House (Job 4190, Malibu), 1957, 1998
558**-559** Drawings, 1957
box folder
3 9 List of drawings compiled by Welton McDonald Becket, 1998
flatfile
560**-561** Saks Fifth Avenue (Job 4245, Palm Springs), 1958
flatfile
734** Standard Federal Savings & Loan Association Building addition (Job 4252, Los Angeles [Westlake]), 1960
United States Exhibit, Tokyo, Atomic Energy Commission Building and Department of Commerce Building (Job 4297 and 4337), 1958
flatfile
566** Small drawings and erection manual
box
107** Oversize drawings for Atomic Energy Commission
box
108** Oversize drawings for Department of Commerce
box
104** United States Exhibit, Tokyo 1959 (Job 4316), 1958
flatfile
663** Hollywood Memorial Park Cemetery, sarcophagus for Corridor G-8 (Job 4320, Los Angeles [Hollywood]), 1958
box
96**-98** Travelers Insurance Company (Job 4346, Los Angeles [Koreatown]), 1960
Oversize drawings
flatfile
529** Mounted rendering
Welton Becket and Associates Office Building (Job 4350, Beverly Hills), 1959-1998
Drawings, 1959
flatfile
563** Standard drawings
box
113**-114** Oversize drawings
box folder
3 10 List of drawings compiled by Welton McDonald Becket, 1998
box folder
4 9 Photographs, 1959-1970
Includes interior and exterior views of finished structure and model shop; includes 1970 photographs by Balthazar Korab and Julian Wasser.
box
157** White House Department Store, Kaiser Center (Job 4357, Oakland), 1959
Packard Bell Electronics, Engineering and Production Facilities (Job 4362, Newbury Park) 1959, 1997
box
105**-106** Drawings, 1959
box folder
3 11 List of drawings compiled by Welton McDonald Becket, 1997
flatfile
572**-573** Western Geophysical Company Office Building (Job 4368, West Hollywood), 1959
Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena (Job 2090, Los Angeles [Exposition Park]), 1959
flatfile
497**-498** Standard drawings
box
76**-77** Oversize drawings
box folder
4 6 Photographs
Includes photographs of elevation drawings and interior and exterior views of finished structure; includes photographs by Marvin Rand.
flatfile
505**-506** Hotel Riviera, addition (Job 2164, Las Vegas, NV), 1959
flatfile
552** Kaiser Center Hotel (Oakland), 1960
Mounted rendering only.
Schine Ambassador Center (Los Angeles [Koreatown]), 1960
flatfile
516** Mounted rendering
box folder
4 10 Photographs of renderings
4 11 Dallas Stadium (Dallas, TX), 1960
Includes photographs of plans, model, and renderings (three renderings by Art Edwards).
Southland Center (Dallas, TX), 1960
box folder
4 14 Photographs
Includes photographs of model and finished structure; includes photographs by Louis Checkman and Squire Haskins.
box folder
35 14 Negative
box
34 Stereo slides of model
box folder
4 13 Sand Koy Hotel (Florida), 1960
Photographs of model.
flatfile
574** Hollywood Memorial Park Cemetery, Chapel of the Psalms, alterations and additions (Job 4426, Los Angeles [Hollywood]), 1960
Panorama Towers (Job 4471, 4697, Los Angeles [Panorama City]), 1961, 1997
flatfile
585**-586** Building 1, 1961
box
109** Citizen's National Bank, 1961
box folder
3 12 List of drawings compiled by Welton McDonald Becket, 1997
box
159**-160** Montgomery-Ward, Chris-Town Shopping Center (Job 4474, Phoenix, AZ), 1960
box
156** Korrick's, Chris-Town Shopping Center (Job 4475, Phoenix, AZ), 1960
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564** Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery, Mausoleum (Job 4491, 4587, 4588, Compton), 1959-1963
box
78**-79** McCarran Field, new airport facilities (Job 2134, Las Vegas, NV), 1960
box
80**-83** Kaufmann's Department Store (Job 2235, Monroeville, PA), 1960
flatfile
732** Southern Nevada Power Company Administration Building (Job 2258, Las Vegas, NV), 1960
With Zick & Sharp Architects.
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535**-545** Music Center (Los Angeles [Downtown]), 1960-1964
Mounted renderings only.
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548**-549** Cullen Center (Houston, TX), 1960-1961
Mounted renderings only.
box
141**-143** Seibu Department Store (Job 4504, Los Angeles [Miracle Mile]), 1961
box
84**-95** Ford Motor Company, New York World's Fair 1964-1965 Exhibit (Job 2377, 2389, 2399, Queens, NY), 1961-1963
With Walt Disney, WED Enterprises, Glendale.
flatfile
567**-569** Buffum's (Job 4532, Pomona), 1962
flatfile
570** Hollywood Memorial Park Cemetery, addition of Corridor T-6 (Job 4544, Los Angeles [Hollywood]), 1962
570** Hollywood Memorial Park Cemetery, mausoleum development (Job 4584, Los Angeles [Hollywood]), 1962
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571** Century City, Field Office (Job 4676, Los Angeles [Century City]), 1961
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575**-577** Northgate Shopping Center (Job 4698, 4968, San Rafael), 1962
box
175** Vista Verde (Job 4730, Montclair) 1963
flatfile
578**-581** Oliver Wendell Holmes Junior High School (Job 4738, Los Angeles [Northridge]), 1964
Tishman Airport Center Building (McCulloch Building) (Job 4780, Los Angeles [Westchester]), 1962
flatfile
102**-103** Drawings
box folder
4 15 Photographs
Photographs of model and groundbreaking.
flatfile
663** Hollywood Memorial Park Cemetery, sarcophagus for Abbey of the Psalms (Job 4842, Los Angeles [Hollywood]), 1962
Computer Sciences Corporation Offices (Job 4852, El Segundo), 1962, 1997
flatfile
582** Drawings, 1962
box folder
3 13 List of drawings compiled by Welton McDonald Becket, 1997
flatfile
588** Saks Fifth Avenue (Job 4853, Palo Alto), 1962
Saks Fifth Avenue (Job 4873, Phoenix, AZ) 1962-1963
flatfile
587** Preliminary drawings
box
110**-112** Working drawings
North American Aviation Building, remodel (Job 4867, 4904, Los Angeles [South Gate]), 1962, 1997
flatfile
583**-584** Drawings, 1962
box folder
3 14 List of drawings compiled by Welton McDonald Becket, 1997
flatfile
711**, 749** Eisenhower Medical Center (Palm Desert), 1963
Mounted rendering only.
flatfile
546** Century Square (Los Angeles [Century City]), 1963
Mounted rendering only.
Hartford National Bank Office Building (Job 2430, Hartford, CT), 1963
flatfile
507** Standard drawings
flatfile
524**-527** Mounted renderings
box folder
35 7 Slides
Kaufmann's (Job 2459, Downtown, Pittsburgh, PA), 1963
Includes prints of drawings by A.E. Vitaro, store architect.
flatfile
631** Standard drawings
box
123** Oversize drawings
Greyhound Terminal Building (Job 4937, Los Angeles [Downtown]), 1965
box
154**-155** Drawings
flatfile
522**-523** Mounted renderings
United Savings Building (Job 5022, Los Angeles [Westchester]), 1964, 1997
flatfile
613**-614** Drawings, 1964
box folder
3 15 List of drawings compiled by Welton McDonald Becket, 1997
Pacific Cinema Center [Cinerama Dome] (Job 5038, Los Angeles [Hollywood]), 1963, 1997
flatfile
608**-612** Drawings, 1963
box folder
3 2 List of drawings compiled by Welton McDonald Becket, 1997
flatfile
632**-635** Security Bank Building (Job 5065, Santa Ana), 1964
flatfile
641**-644** El Puerto de Liverpool (Job 5107, Mexico City, Mexico), 1963-1964
box
222**-223** Ohrbach's, Valley (Job 5128, Los Angeles [Panorama City]), 1964
flatfile
514**-515** South Hills Village Shopping Center (Pittsburgh, PA), 1964
Mounted renderings only.
flatfile
640** First Western Bank (Job 5204, Fresno), 1964
flatfile
636**-639** First Western Bank (Job 5274, Fresno), 1965
flatfile
615**-618** Happy Valley School (Job 5283, Ojai), 1965, 1998
615**-618** Drawings, 1965
box folder
3 16 List of drawings compiled by Welton McDonald Becket, 1998
box folder
4 20 Pomona City Hall (Pomona), 1965
Photographs by Marvin Rand.
flatfile
534** Office Building for Hirschmann Corporation (Chicago, IL), circa 1965
Mounted rendering only.
flatfile
528** Somerset Apartments, circa 1965
Mounted rendering only.
flatfile
513** Los Angeles Customs House and Federal Office Building (Los Angeles [Downtown]), 1965
Welton Becket and Associates, coordinator, with Albert C. Martin and Associates and Paul R. Williams and Associates; mounted rendering only.
flatfile
707** 6300 Sunset Blvd. Office and Bank Building (Los Angeles [Hollywood]), 1965-1966
Mounted rendering only.
Kaufmann's (Job 5288, McKnight Rd., Allegheny County, PA), 1965-1966
flatfile
619**-623** Standard drawings
box
124** Oversize drawings
Kaufmann's (Job 5419, Rochester, PA), 1965-1966
flatfile
625**-630** Standard drawings
box
125**-126** Oversize drawings
box
129**-130** Hughes Aircraft Building (Job 5545, El Segundo), 1965
flatfile
704** UCLA Medical Center, Basic Science 2A (Los Angeles [Westwood], 1965
Mounted rendering only.
flatfile
551** Cole Porter Theatre (Los Angeles [Century City]), 1965
Mounted rendering only.
flatfile
772**-773** Pacific Electric Club, alterations (Job 5560, Los Angeles [Downtown]), 1966
Includes prints and photocopies of earlier Parkinson & Parkinson drawings.
box
127**-128** Golden West Broadcasters, KTLA, headquarters and TV studios (Job 5575, Los Angeles [North Hollywood]), 1966
Southern Cross Hotel (Melbourne, Australia), 1966
box folder
4 16 Black-and-white photographs
Photographs of demolition at site, construction and interior and exterior views of finished structure; includes photographs by Athol Shmith and John Cato.
box folder
35 15 Color photographs
flatfile
661** Lawry's Prime Rib, parking garage (Job 5580, Beverly Hills), 1966
flatfile
547** UCLA Medical Center, School of Dentistry (Los Angeles [Westwood]), 1966
Mounted rendering only.
box folder
35 8 Gulf Life Insurance Building (Jacksonville, FL), 1966
Slides showing construction.
Fashion Island/Newport Center (Newport Beach), 1966-1967
flatfile
508**-512** Buffum's
Mounted renderings only.
flatfile
530** Desmond's
Mounted rendering only.
flatfile
531** Bob Burns
Mounted rendering only.
flatfile
702** Broadway
Mounted rendering only.
flatfile
532** Silverwoods
Mounted rendering only.
flatfile
703** Tobacconist
Mounted rendering only.
flatfile
645** May Company store (Job 5582, Montclair), 1967
flatfile
705** Equitable Life Building (Job 5635, Los Angeles [Koreatown]), 1967
Mounted rendering only.
Ducommun Incorporated Offices (Job 5642, Los Angeles [Downtown]), 1966
In the Mobil Oil (General Petroleum) Building.
box folder
3 18 Specifications and sketches
flatfile
659**-660** Drawings
flatfile
656**-658** Nordstrom Best (Job 5684, Bellevue, WA), 1967
flatfile
649**-655** Kaufmann's (Job 5771, Rochester, PA), 1967
box folder
4 17 Hotel Inter-Continental (Phnom Penh, Cambodia), 1967
Photograph of rendering.
box
132**-140** Garrett Corporation, administration and office building (Job 5799, Torrance), 1968
box
144**-145** Ohrbach's (Job 5821, Los Angeles [Miracle Mile]), 1968
flatfile
662** Computer Sciences Institute, 7th floor (Job 5852, El Segundo), 1968
box
172** E.W. Edwards & Son, De Witt Shopping Center (Job 5863, Syracuse, NY), 1968
Only one sheet from set of drawings.
Capitol Records Building, addition (Job 5872, Los Angeles [Hollywood]), 1968
Acquisition Information
Capitol Records Building drawings and photographs: Gift of Mr. & Mrs. Welton McDonald Becket, Laguna Beach, CA.
flatfile
595**-596** Standard drawings
flatfile
597**-607** Presentation boards
box
260** Centinela Medical Building (Job 5884, Inglewood), 1968
box
172** Computer Sciences Corporation (Job 5899, Los Angeles [Century City]), 1968
Only one sheet from set of drawings.
flatfile
646**-647** Venetian Hotel (Job 2858, Disneyworld, FL), 1968
Welton Becket with WED Enterprises.
flatfile
648** Persian Hotel (Job 2870, Disneyworld, FL), 1968
Welton Becket with WED Enterprises.
box folder
4 18 Hotel Inter-Continental (Auckland, New Zealand), 1968
Includes photographs construction and interior and exterior views of finished structure; includes photographs by Athol Shmith & John Cato, and Barry McKay.
flatfile
533** California Institute of Technology, Business Service Building (Pasadena), 1968
Mounted rendering only.
flatfile
550** UCLA, School of Public Health (Los Angeles [Westwood]), 1968
Mounted rendering only.
box folder
4 19 Manila Hilton (Manila, Philippines), 1968
Photograph of rendering by Mutin.
4 21 McDonnell Douglas (Orange County), 1968
Photographs of model, drawings and rendering by R. Kaminski; includes photographs by Glen Allison.
box
161**-164** LAX Hilton Hotel (Job 5922, Los Angeles), 1969
flatfile
594** Capitol Records Building, reverberation chamber addition (Job 5940, Los Angeles [Hollywood]), 1969
Acquisition Information
Capitol Records Building drawings and photographs: Gift of Mr. & Mrs. Welton McDonald Becket, Laguna Beach, CA.
Park Plaza Shopping Center (Job 2797, Oshkosh, WI), 1969
box
166**-167** Drawings
box folder
4 25 Photographs
Photographs of site plan and finished structure; includes photographs by Orlando R. Cabanban.
4 22 IHC Kinshasa, Apartment Tower, 1969
Photograph of rendering.
4 23 State Street South (Boston, MA), 1969
Photographs, including work by Balthazar Korab.
State Street North (Boston, MA), 1969
box folder
4 24 Black-and-white photographs of renderings
box folder
35 11 Color photograph of model
box folder
4 26 Cañada College (Woodside), 1969
Photographs of exterior.
box folder
5 1 Plymouth Village, 1970
Photographs of renderings.
Tehran Sheraton Hotel (Tehran, Iran), 1970
box folder
5 2 Black-and-white photograph of model
Photograph by Louis Checkman.
box folder
35 13 Color photograph of rendering
Photograph by Gil Amiaga.
box folder
5 3 Arya Sheraton Hotel (Tehran, Iran), 1970
Photographs of model and renderings; some photographs by Louis Checkman.
5 4 Luxor Sheraton Hotel (Luxor, Egypt), 1970
Photograph of rendering.
5 5 Northrop Building (Job 5962, Los Angeles [Century City]), 1971
Photographs of model and exterior and interior views of finished structure, especially the Wells Fargo Bank; some photographs by Marvin Rand.
flatfile
519**-521** Contemporary Hotel (Disneyworld, FL), 1971
Mounted renderings only.
Worcester Center (Worcester, MA), 1971
Photographs of architectural drawings (plans, elevations and renderings), site construction and exterior and interior views of finished structure; includes photographs by Ezra Stoller, Gorchev and Gorchev, and Daniel P. Duffy.
box folder
5 6 Black-and-white photographs
box folder
35 10 Color photographs
box folder
5 7 Transpo/72 Master Plan (Washington, D.C.), 1972
Photographs of model and renderings.
5 8 Grand Ole Opry House (Nashville, TN), 1972
Photographs of construction and interior and exterior of finished structure.
5 9 Stouffer's Inn (Cincinnati, OH), 1974
Photographs of renderings.
5 10 One Lincoln Center (Syracuse, NY), 1975
Photographs of exterior; part of Clinton Square development project.
5 11 Clinton Square (Syracuse, NY), 1975
Photograph of rendering.
5 12 Intourist Hotel (Moscow, USSR), 1976
Photographs of model and rendering.
5 22 Mississippi Queen Steamboat, interior design (Cincinnati, OH), 1976
Photographs of model and renderings.
5 13 Morris Cerullo World Outreach Center (San Diego), 1978
Photograph of site plan.
5 14 Security National Bank Office Building (Glendale), 1978
Photographs of rendering and exterior.
5 15 Sea/Aire Executive Center (Dania, FL), 1978
Photograph of rendering.
5 16 University Mall, 1978
Photograph of rendering by R. Kaminski.
5 17 Hyatt Regency Hotel (Louisville, KY), 1978
Photographs of renderings.
5 18 Hyatt Regency Hotel (Washington, D.C.), 1978
Photographs of rendering and exterior and interior views of finished structure; includes photographs by J. Alexander and Balthazar Korab.
5 19 Baguio Hotel (Baguio, Philippines), 1978
Photograph of rendering.
Champs Elysees, Caesar's World Resort (Las Vegas, NV), 1980
box folder
5 20 Photograph of rendering
Rendering by Siegfried Knop.
box folder
35 12 Color photograph of model
box folder
5 21 Connor Hall, University of Georgia (Athens, GA), 1980
Photograph of elevation drawing.
5 24 Unidentified photographs, undated
IHC hotels?
Hollywood Memorial Park Cemetery, various (Los Angeles [Hollywood]), undated
Materials relating to various Hollywood Cemetery jobs, includes, collected prints, miscellaneous shop drawings, site maps, and prints of other architects' work on the site.
flatfile
664**-666** Standard drawings
box
174** Oversize drawings
flatfile
748** Hughes Research, undated
Mounted rendering only.
box
31, 34 Carson Pirie Scott Shopping Center, undated
Stereo slides of model; glass mounted examples bear label of Douglas M. Simmonds, architectural photographer; cardboard mounted slides are copies of the glass.
flatfile
706** Dayton's downtown redevelopment, undated
Mounted rendering only.
flatfile
517**-518** Bel-Air Country Club, undated
Mounted renderings only.
flatfile
709** Discotheque, undated
Mounted rendering only.
flatfile
710** Retail mall theme court, undated
Mounted rendering only.
flatfile
712**-713** Unidentified office building lobby, undated
Mounted renderings only.
flatfile
759A** Unidentified WBA project survey (Los Angeles), undated


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